Hiking in Chobhar the 17th century temple of Jal Vinayak, an important pilgrimage site

The small pictures que village of Chobhar over looking the Bagmati River is just a kilometer beyond Kirtipur. The Chobhar Gorge below is the greater attraction. There is the 17th-century temple of Jal Vinayak ,an important pilgrimage site for the valley residents. Legend has it that the gorge was carved out by a mighty blow of the sword by Manjushree who wanted to drain the lake that filled Kathmandu Valley in ancient times. Even today, this is the place through which the Valley’s waters gush out to the plains beyond the hills.


Hiking Itinerary Details:
Day 01:
Your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport and you will be meet our airport representative then transfer to hotel.Chobhar Hiking, Kathmandu valley tour, Chobhar hill, chobhar village

Day 02:
Full day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley such as Boudha Nath, Pashupatinath and Kathmandu Durbar Square

Day 03:
Drive to Chovar and start hike.There is a small but picturesque temple of Adinath on the top of a hill. From this top one can have a completed view of snow-capped mountain peaks. Just beyond the Chobhar Gorge. On the hike back visit Chovar Village and drive back to hotel.

Day 04:
Transfer to the International airport.


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