Bhasmasur Hill Hike

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max altitude
2278
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  • SASANE Sisterhood Trekking and Travel trains female survivors of human trafficking, domestic violence, and child marriage & also from underprivileged communities as local tour/trek guides in Kathmandu and Pokhara areas. We offer travellers a unique cultural immersion experience while combating social issues.

    While our travellers come from all walks of life and both sexes, we specifically appeal to travellers looking for a cultural immersion experience as well as female tourists who oftentimes feel safer trekking with female guides.

     

    Bhasmasur- Champadevi Day hike

    Bhasmasur-Champadevi Hill hike is one of the popular and moderate hiking destinations near Kathmandu valley, located at an altitude of 2278m in the southwest of Kritipur, an ancient city of Kathmandu. This hike is ideal for those who have a busy schedule and want to go on a quick adventure. 

    Bhasmasur 

    Champadevi hill is named after the open shrine ‘Champadevi temple’ at the top of the hill. There is also a Buddhist stupa which adds spiritual and religious significance to the place.

    From Bhasmasur-Champadevi Hill, you can enjoy the spectacular landscape of the entire Kathmandu valley, the breathtaking snow-capped mountains including Mt. Everest, Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Annapurna, Gaurishanker and Champadevi temple itself. You will walk through the magnificent forested trails to arrive at the destination.

    The historical settlements of Bungamati, Pharping, and Khokana are also visible from Champa Devi. Bhasmasur hill (another high hill) for more enthusiastic hikers. This Champadevi day hike is a perfect adventure and can complete in just 5 to 6 hours.

    • 1 :

      Early morning drive after breakfast to Mache Gaun which is about 30 mins from Kathmandu. The hike will begin from Mache gaun to Bhasmasur hill. As you go up, the clearer view of Kathmandu Valley, Mt. Jugal, Mt. Ganesh and Mt. Langtang range can be seen and motivates you to climb higher. Though the uphill stairs may give you sweats, the sweet breeze passing on the hill helps you refresh. It's about a 2.5 hours uphill hike on stairs through the lush green forest to reach Chap Bhanjyang where the lunch, Nepali Thali, cooked on wood fire, will be ready to be served in Chap Bhanjyang Resort. After some refreshments, lunch & relaxation at the resort, the hike continues to the top of the Bhasmasur Hill, then down to Champadevi Hill. The route consists of various stairs, downhill and uphill finally the hike ends at Hattiban Resort. It takes about 3.5 hrs from Bhasmasur hill to reach the hike ending point to Hattiban Resort passing through Champadevi hill. At the hike ending point, our vehicle will be waiting to drop you off to Kathmandu which takes about 30-35 min drive.

  • Trip cost includes

    • English-speaking licensed guide
    • All necessary permits and entrance fees
    • Transportation during the hike
    • Lunch at Chap bhanjyang (Veg)
    • First Aid Kit

    Trip cost excludes

    • Alcoholic, non-alcoholic drinks and bottled water
    • Accommodation
    • Breakfast or Dinner
    • Travel and medical insurance
    • 10% VAT (Value Added Tax)
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  •  Getting ready for your hike: our advice before departure

     

    • A Pair of Sticks Can Prove Useful, Especially To Help Keep Your Balance on Slippery Ground
    • Choose Boots With Good Tread For Better Traction.
    • Invest In Breathable Technical Clothing to Avoid “The Sauna Effect”  & use light and easily dry clothes (select full sleeve pants)
    • Protect Your Backpack Inside As Well As Outside

     

    • Remember To Keep Yourself Hydrated And Bring Plenty Of Water. However, Drink Just Sip Of Water But Frequently To Avoid Dehydration (Drinking Too Much At Times Gives You Pain In The Stomach)
    • Hiking backpack: There are three main areas where you’ll need to make choices:
    • Backpack capacity: The size pack you’ll need is tied to the length of your trip and how much weight and bulk you want to carry.
    • The backpack features: These are the refinements that affect how the pack works for you.
    • Backpack fit: Torso length, not your height, matters most.
    • Stretching your legs and body parts before and between the hike
    • Eat light and healthy foods( avoid packet & junk foods)
    • Give attention to Sun protection (wear full sleeve T-shirt)
    • The legs injury is very likely to occur, use ankle shoes with proper grip.
    • Wear light and easily dry clothes (select full sleeve pants)
  • Overview

    SASANE Sisterhood Trekking and Travel trains female survivors of human trafficking, domestic violence, and child marriage & also from underprivileged communities as local tour/trek guides in Kathmandu and Pokhara areas. We offer travellers a unique cultural immersion experience while combating social issues.

    While our travellers come from all walks of life and both sexes, we specifically appeal to travellers looking for a cultural immersion experience as well as female tourists who oftentimes feel safer trekking with female guides.

     

    Bhasmasur- Champadevi Day hike

    Bhasmasur-Champadevi Hill hike is one of the popular and moderate hiking destinations near Kathmandu valley, located at an altitude of 2278m in the southwest of Kritipur, an ancient city of Kathmandu. This hike is ideal for those who have a busy schedule and want to go on a quick adventure. 

    Bhasmasur 

    Champadevi hill is named after the open shrine ‘Champadevi temple’ at the top of the hill. There is also a Buddhist stupa which adds spiritual and religious significance to the place.

    From Bhasmasur-Champadevi Hill, you can enjoy the spectacular landscape of the entire Kathmandu valley, the breathtaking snow-capped mountains including Mt. Everest, Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Annapurna, Gaurishanker and Champadevi temple itself. You will walk through the magnificent forested trails to arrive at the destination.

    The historical settlements of Bungamati, Pharping, and Khokana are also visible from Champa Devi. Bhasmasur hill (another high hill) for more enthusiastic hikers. This Champadevi day hike is a perfect adventure and can complete in just 5 to 6 hours.

  • Itinerary
    • 1 :

      Early morning drive after breakfast to Mache Gaun which is about 30 mins from Kathmandu. The hike will begin from Mache gaun to Bhasmasur hill. As you go up, the clearer view of Kathmandu Valley, Mt. Jugal, Mt. Ganesh and Mt. Langtang range can be seen and motivates you to climb higher. Though the uphill stairs may give you sweats, the sweet breeze passing on the hill helps you refresh. It's about a 2.5 hours uphill hike on stairs through the lush green forest to reach Chap Bhanjyang where the lunch, Nepali Thali, cooked on wood fire, will be ready to be served in Chap Bhanjyang Resort. After some refreshments, lunch & relaxation at the resort, the hike continues to the top of the Bhasmasur Hill, then down to Champadevi Hill. The route consists of various stairs, downhill and uphill finally the hike ends at Hattiban Resort. It takes about 3.5 hrs from Bhasmasur hill to reach the hike ending point to Hattiban Resort passing through Champadevi hill. At the hike ending point, our vehicle will be waiting to drop you off to Kathmandu which takes about 30-35 min drive.

  • Services

    Trip cost includes

    • English-speaking licensed guide
    • All necessary permits and entrance fees
    • Transportation during the hike
    • Lunch at Chap bhanjyang (Veg)
    • First Aid Kit

    Trip cost excludes

    • Alcoholic, non-alcoholic drinks and bottled water
    • Accommodation
    • Breakfast or Dinner
    • Travel and medical insurance
    • 10% VAT (Value Added Tax)
  • Date & Price

    Start Date

    End Date

    price

    status

    Thur,Feb 20, 2020

    Feb 20

    $260

    Departed

    Feb 20

    Feb 20

    $260

    Departed

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  • Important Info

     Getting ready for your hike: our advice before departure

     

    • A Pair of Sticks Can Prove Useful, Especially To Help Keep Your Balance on Slippery Ground
    • Choose Boots With Good Tread For Better Traction.
    • Invest In Breathable Technical Clothing to Avoid “The Sauna Effect”  & use light and easily dry clothes (select full sleeve pants)
    • Protect Your Backpack Inside As Well As Outside

     

    • Remember To Keep Yourself Hydrated And Bring Plenty Of Water. However, Drink Just Sip Of Water But Frequently To Avoid Dehydration (Drinking Too Much At Times Gives You Pain In The Stomach)
    • Hiking backpack: There are three main areas where you’ll need to make choices:
    • Backpack capacity: The size pack you’ll need is tied to the length of your trip and how much weight and bulk you want to carry.
    • The backpack features: These are the refinements that affect how the pack works for you.
    • Backpack fit: Torso length, not your height, matters most.
    • Stretching your legs and body parts before and between the hike
    • Eat light and healthy foods( avoid packet & junk foods)
    • Give attention to Sun protection (wear full sleeve T-shirt)
    • The legs injury is very likely to occur, use ankle shoes with proper grip.
    • Wear light and easily dry clothes (select full sleeve pants)
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