Chitlang is a VDC located in Makwanpur District, Narayani Zone, CDR, Nepal. An ancient Newar settlement where inscriptions dating back to the Lichchavi era have been found. Approximately at a distance of 27 km from Kathmandu. Chitlang has also been called the organic village of Nepal still following the old traditions and customs, Chitlang village has slowly promoted itself and has offered Homestay for those who still want to feel the rural life of Nepal. The trip to Chitlang offers many features such as the hike to Chandragiri temple, the organic farm, the goat cheese factory, roaming around the farmlands, boating in Indra Sarovar Lake, and others.
All land transportation by private vehicle.
1 night hotel accommodation in Chitlang at Chitlang Organic Resort with a MAP.
An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed holder trour guide.
Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment and accommodation.
All necessary paperwork.
First aid kit.
Food, Drinks/ Beverage bills.
Your personal expenses.
Extras cost for upgrading rooms and services at hotels.
Donation in temples, schools, monasteries, etc.
Personal Hiking gear, personal kits.
Emergency rescue evacuation insurance of any kind.
Any other items not specified in includes section.
Day 1Kathmandu to Thankot & hike to Chitlang, driving duration: 1 hour hiking duration: 4-5 hours
You will be picked up from your hotel and travel to Thankot which is about 1hr drive from Thamel. From Thankot, you will start your hike towards the southern hill by the old walking path to/from Hetauda and Kathmandu with your guide. On the way, you will pass through the rhododendron forest, and from the top, you can have a bird’s eye view of the Kathmandu Valley and its surrounding hills. From the top, the trail is straight downward to Chitlang. On reaching Chitlang, you will notice the artistic and cultural blends of its local inhabitants surrounded by the green hills have created a place of charm and beauty.
Including:- Private transport, Dinner, and overnight hotel accommodation at a homestay/organic resort.
Day 2Chitlang to Kathmandu via Indrasarovar lake
In the morning, you can go on a village excursion, visit the goat cheese factory, and hike through the forest. Later you will hike to Indra Sarovar Lake (a man-made lake) and end at Kulekhane Dam’s side. From there, you’ll drive back to Kathmandu.
Including:- Breakfast, Private transport, and overnight hotel accommodation at Yatri Suites & Spa or similar.