Manakamana Cable Car awarded with Certificate of excellence


18th Jul, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU, July 18: Nepal’s first cable car, Manakamana Cable Car operated under the Village Municipality of Gorkha, Ikchhakamana, situated in Kurintar has been awarded Certificate of Excellence. The cable card has been receiving this certificate for the past 4 years.

World's biggest travel site TripAdvisor has awarded Manakamana Cable Car with the Certificate of Excellence for 2018. This award was given according to the choice of the people. Raju Babu Shrestha, Director of Manakamana Darshan Pvt. Ltd expressed his happiness after receiving the award. He said that TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence is based on the rating by its guests with 4½ rating out of 5 Star. This clearly proves the standard and satisfaction of the visitors. In the review among 90 people, 64 voted for excellent, 17 for very nice, 3 for nice, 2 for weak and 4 for danger.

Yeshu Shrestha, daughter of Group Chairman Raju Babu Shrestha, has joined Manakamana Darshan (P) Ltd in the capacity of Director- Sales and Marketing. The cable car tariff has also been increased due to the increase in various cost as staff salary, high maintenance cost, enhancement of its existing hourly capacity of 600 passenger per hour. The new rates would be effective from 1 Shrawan 2073 ( 16 July 2016).