Drive south of Kathmandu approx. 21 km from Kathmandu take 3 hours hike to Champadevi Temple located at the elevation of 2300 meters. Besides the hiking experiences this hill, you can visit Buddhist stupa and people visit this place especially on the day of full moon to pay homage to the Lord.
From here we hike up following the trail, covered by pine forest for about another 3 hours to Champadevi. The hilltop offers magnificent view of the Himalayan ranges, especially Langtang and Annapurna. Walk downhill to main road and drive back to Kathmandu after enjoying the lunch and breathe taking view of Mountain ranges and Kathmandu valley.
NOTE: please note that you have option of staying overnight in a nice Himalayan Height Resort located just below the Champadevi temple.