Dec 03, 2022

Manakamana cable car enters 25 years, Construction of 40-room hotel starts

Manakamana cable car enters 25 years, Construction of 40-room hotel starts

 

KATHMANDU, Nov 24: Nepal's first Manakamana cable car has entered 25 years. Manakamana cable car was put into operation for the first time in Nepal from 24th of November 1998 in Gorkha.

The cable car, which has provided continuous service for 24 years, has so far been used by 17 million passengers and devotees going to Manakamana. The cable car operator claims that Manakamana and surrounding areas are known as major tourist destinations due to the regular operation of the cable car.

The founder of the cable car. According to Laxman Babu Shrestha's idea, Cable car has said that part of its business income will be spent on social work. The director has been providing support in various social, religious, educational and other activities as part of professional social responsibility.

According to the management, in Manakamana Rural Municipality of Chitwan and Sahid Lakhan Rural Municipality of Gorkha, where the cable car has been located for a long time, 1/1 percent of the total income will be spent on education, health, religious, religious, development work, etc. .
On the occasion of the anniversary, the group's sister company Resorts by Manakamana Cable Car Pvt Ltd has started the construction of a 40-room hotel and resort in Manakamana. The cost of the resort is estimated to be around 480 million.