A short trip but memorable place to be
As per Itineary
As per Itineary
Kalichowk in recent times is a popular and most preferred Honeymoon destination as this place serves the beauty of snowcapped hills creating a romantic experience. The private time that you want to enjoy and all that in the place bound by religious shrines and covered with snow is all there in Kalinchowk. This is the best escape from your daily life where you can have quality time with your friends, and family. So, think no more and book Kalinchwok Tour Package with Pack Ur Bags Nepal.
Kalinchowk lies in the Dolakha district which is just 132 km near Kathmandu. This destination is not just well known for the heavy snowfall it receives, but the name “Kalinchowk” comes from the holy shrine of goddess Kali, which is the symbol of power and destruction. So, spiritual satisfaction is assured. Sharing an altitude of 3200m, this place is fun to experience a cool breeze of air passes touching your skin creating a serene experience.
Breathtaking view of snow-capped mountains in the comfort of luxury accommodation namely Langtang, Ganesh, Gauri Shankar, and others are sense satisfying put together.
Best time to visit Kalinchowk
Kalinchowk is 12 monthly destination, but as this place offers the bests picturesque view of snow-capped hills in the winter season, you can plan your journey during this time. Usually Autumn, Spring, and Winter are ideal time to pay a visit to this place.
Some Attractions of Kalinchowk
Snow Fall Experience
The main attraction of Kalinchowk is heavy snowfall during the winter season. This time is also snow falling earlier than the previous year. Mid of December 2019 was heavy rainfall over there. There were so many snow lovers who went there and experience snow. Some tourism entrepreneurs and heroes of Mountains Sherpas were experimenting with Ski during the snowfall. It becomes a core destination and snowfall becomes a core activity of the Kalinchowk Tour Package.
Cable Car Riding
Cable Car Service is another major activity and other main access to reach the Temple of Kalinchowk Bhagwati. It minimizes the one-hour early hiking to reach the temple. Kalinchowk Tour Package becomes more popular while Nepal’s third cable car project has launched there in 2018. It connects the upper Kuri village to the temple.
Dolokha Bhimsen is another transit attraction of the Kalinchowk tour package. It is a sacred destination for Hindus and mainly for the King of Nepal. It was the temple that gives the sign of potential trouble in Kathmandu previously known as Nepal. Many travelers have been worshiping there after Kalinchowk was accessed by road.
On the way, rafting and visiting of pristine land of Nepal Jiri can be new things to be connected on this Kalinchowk tour package but one day will be needed extra to cover these things.
Kalinchowk lies 132 km far from Kathmandu. Kalinchowk is accessible via Roadways as it is near to the valley. Different vehicles including 4-wheeler SUVs, Bus, Car, etc can reach Kuri easily. Kalinchwok temple lies within 2 hrs’ walking distance from Kuri. Basically, Kalinchowk till now is accessible via Roadways only. As snowfall occurs in winter the road gets really slippery and vehicles cannot reach Kuri.
Hotels and Resorts at Kalinchowk
Kalinchowk in recent years has successfully managed to welcome guests in accommodation ranging from classic style to modern hotels. The fresh and authentic cuisine is assured. Just give us a call, and leave the rest to us.
So, wonder no more and book Kalinchowk Tour with us to make every second the memory of a lifetime.
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Highlights of Kalinchowk Tour
- New and emerging snow destination of Nepal
- Best Snow Photography Experience
- Near to capital
- Cable car ride experience
- Presence of Holy shrines
- Perfect Flora and Fauna viewing experience
- Skiing ( New )
A scenic drive from Kathmandu via Bhaktapur, Kavre and Charikot will take you to Kuri village and Kalinchowk. Kalinchowk is about 150 Km from Kathmandu and takes around 5 hours of drive to reach there.
After reaching Kalinchowk, you can hike up the hill, or just take the cable car to reach the hilltop. You can enjoy the snowfall in winter and visit the temple. After exploring the hilltop, you will get back to the Kuri village for overnight stay.
During wintertime, because of frosty weather, it gets difficult to start the vehicle at the Kalinchowk, so driving down in the evening eases the drive for early starters. So, getting back to Kuri village after enjoying the Kalinchowk hill, is the best option to return early in the morning. However, if you want to stay in Kalinchowk, it’s also a possible option.
The next day, you can return from Kuri to Kathmandu. On the way, you will visit Bhimeshwar temple, and can do rafting in Bhotekoshi river. A drive from Kuri will take you back to the Kathmandu valley.
- Two way drive from Kathmandu to Kalinchowk.
- 2 star hotel accommodation.
- Dinner and Breakfast at the hotel.
- All government and local taxes.
What's not included
- Services other than mentioned.
- Extra person’s transportation
Generally, it snows in the month of mid-November and December in Kalinchowk. However, the best weather to visit Kalinchowk starts in the month of September and ends in the month of February. Similarly, the trip can be done throughout the year.
Kalinchowk is observing snowfall from Today and it will last for about a month. The locals in Kalinchowk informed about this on 13th December 2019 (27th Mangsir 2076). (updated 13th December 2019- snowfall in Kalinchowk)
The trip grade of the Kalinchowk tour is Moderate.
The Kalinchowk cable car cost Nepalese rupees 500 per person and for a foreigner, it would cost Nepalese rupees 1000.
Yes, we can do skiing in Kalinchowk. Recently, Miss Nepal 2018 Shrinkhala Khatiwada who is also the brand ambassador for Visit Nepal 2020 did skiing in Kalinchowk. However, Kalinchowk Skiing is not included in our Kalinchowk darshan package. Hence, you must pay yourself for the skiing however, we can help you with the booking.