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Champadevi Hiking Day Tour

Champa Devi Hiking Day Tour

Champadevi Hiking is an exciting one day hiking trip to the Champadevi; southern hill of Kathmandu. Situated at an altitude of 2285m; the Champadevi hill offers a fantastic hiking adventure in an exotic atmosphere. Champadevi is a religious site for both Buddhists and Hindus. A large number of pilgrims visit this site on full moon day to make an offering to Champadevi. Champadevi hiking is ideal for all people who would strive to take the stirring hiking adventure while enjoying the natural sceneries. The Champadevi hill offers superb views of the Himalayas from its ridge.

Breakfree Adventures Champadevi Hiking Trip commences with a drive to Pharping village from where we start our hiking expedition. The trail goes gradually uphill for about half an hour towards the north ridge and then ascends further through the beautiful forest to Champadevi. It will take us approximately four hours to reach the top of the hill. The top of the hill provides fantastic views of Himalayas like Mt. Langtang, Mt. Gauri Shankar, Mt. Jugal, Mt. Dorje Lakpa and other Himalayas. The hill also provides superb view of Kathmandu valley, Kirtipur City and Pharping village. The Buddhist stupa situated at the hill is the famous pilgrimage of Buddhists. The Hindu shrine of goddess is another attraction of the trip. The local people can be seen performing rituals during the special occasions. We will spend some time admiring the beautiful views from the ridge and capturing alluring views in our cameras. We will later descend down to Kirtipur and eventually drive back to Kathmandu.

Trip Highlights

  • Exotic hiking to Champadevi through the lush forest
  • Bird-eye view of Kathmandu valley
  • Alluring Himalayan views from the top of the hill
  • Buddhist Gompa and famous Hindu shrine 
  • Traditional lifestyle of people
  • Kirtipur and Pharping village 

Outline Itinerary

Day 01 : Drive to Pharping village & commence hike uphill to Champadevi for about 4 hrs. Admire the Himalayan view from the top then descend down to Kirtipur & drive back to Kathmandu.

What is Included

  • Transportation by car/van
  • Personal private guide
  • Packed lunch & Mineral Water during the tour
  • Entrance fees, Tax & Tourist service charge

What is Not Included

  • Beverages, tea/coffee, soda, beer etc.
  • Tips & Gratuities

Day 01 : Drive to Pharping village & commence hike uphill to Champadevi for about 4 hrs. Admire the Himalayan view from the top then descend down to Kirtipur & drive back to Kathmandu.

Tour guide
We have a team of highly experienced and professionally trained tour guides who are thoroughly versed in culture and history of each place of the places you will be visiting.

Tour Availability
We operate Champadevi Hiking Tour privately with your personal guide so that you don’t have to confront with other people who might have different interests or attitudes. To keep our tours private and comfortable we limit our groups with 10 people per guide. Please contact us if you have a bigger group and we will arrange several guides for you depending on group size.

We use comfortable car/mini-van for the transfers. For up to 2 people, car is provided and mini-van is for the group of 3-10 people.
Tour duration
The total tour duration is about 5-6 hours. After breakfast, your guide will meet you at the hotel and drive to the hike-start-point. It’s approximately 4 hours of hiking to reach the top.

Clothing varies with the type of tour and season. It’s warm in Kathmandu from April to October-end and from November to March-end, days are usually warm but evening colder. Summer clothes are okay during the day time but the evening requires a light jackets. Winter is from December till February so bring along sufficient winter wears like jackets, sweaters, trousers etc. Or you can purchase clothes of your choice in Kathmandu clothing stores too.

During the Champadevi Hiking, light clothes and good walking shoes are recommended. But pack along a light jacket too as it might get cold at the hilltop.

Packed lunch is provided during the hiking program. Upon reaching the hilltop, enjoy your packed lunch with views of the Kathmandu Valley, Kirtipur town and Pharping village as well as the surrounding mountains.

Important Note

The above program is just the guideline and can be customized as per your requirements. Please contact us for with your desired program.

(Day tours are organized every day as private tours & every Friday/Saturday as group joining)

Trip Facts

Destination: Nepal

Duration: 01 Day(s)

Trip Grade: Easy

Activities: Hiking

Best Season: All the year round

Max Altitude: 2278M

Walking: 5-6 hours

Meals: Packed Lunch

Transportation: Private car/van

Trip Type: Day hiking trip

Starts/Ends: Thamel

Price start from US$ 75.00

Book two or more people together, get 10% discount per person.


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