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“Best Cable car to visit Wish Full filling Goddess Manakamana” 5 of 5 bubbles
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Manakamana Cable Car
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Manakamana Pilgrimage Guided Day Trip from Kathmandu
Ranked #2 of 2 things to do in Kurintar
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Owner description: Be prepared to be awed as you zip over the Trishuli river and up the mountains, gaining 1033 m (3389 ft) in altitude over a distance of 2.3 km (1.7 mi). The top will greet you with breathtaking views of Manaslu, Himalchuli and Annapurna Himalayan ranges. A truly international class restaurant is in operation at the Bottom Station premises serving local, Indian and international cuisines. A souvenir shop, coin operated games are also operational and many other developments are planned for the future. A resort of International standards is also planned at the bottom station complex at Kurintar. Imported from Austria, the cable car system is 100% safe with back up generator, hydraulic emergency drive, and staff qualified & trained in emergency rescue with modern rescue devices provided by the manufacturer of the cable car system.
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“Best Cable car to visit Wish Full filling Goddess Manakamana”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2011

Visit to Manakamana in a cable car is a very good experience. A cable car can accomodate six pax at a time. It takes about 15 mins to reach the temple from bottom station but takes only 10 mins to come down. Going higher and watching the spectacular surrounding landscapes from there is very exciting. The temple is always full of devotees but when we went there it was some ocassion so the queue was almost 1.5 km at the bottom station and not less than 5oo m at the temple premisses. The goddess Manakamana is believed to be wish fulfilling goddess. She is also a patron goddess of former Royal family (shah kings).
When we came down from nthe temple, it was sunny day there but as our cable car came down there ws a thick fog all around, to experience something like this was very unique experience.

Visited November 2010
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