Hiking Around Kathmandu

4 Days
  • Trip Code: Hiking Around Kathmandu
  • Trip Type: Hiking
  • Max. Altitude: 2300m
  • Travel Mode: Car/Van/Jeep/Coaches

Shivapuri Chisapani Nagarkot trekking can be a best choice for trekking if you want to view the exact beauty of nature along the way. This is an Excellent hike from Kathmandu. Very few people trek around Kathmandu valley. It offers a rich insight into the lives, history, culture, landscape, beautiful mountains and religion of its inhabitants.

You will walk mostly shivapuri watershed forests and villages during your trekking time. Shivapuri hill (2729m) is the highest point of this trek. From the top of Shivapuri you can see western mountain Manaslu, Boudha himal, Ganesh himal range, Langtang range, Dorje Lakpa, shishapangma and Gaurishankar. In short we can see more than 60 peaks from here.

Trip Code Hiking Around Kathmandu
Trip Duration 4 Days
Trip Type Hiking
Trip Grade Easy
Min Group Size 1
Max Altitude 2300m
Trip Start Kathmandu
Trip End Kathmandu
Best Season Jan-May & Sep-Dec
Transportaion Car/Van/Jeep/Coaches
Meals All meals
Acommodation Lodges

The day begins with a drive to Budhanilkantha, the temple of “The Sleeping Vishnu”. This temple features a five meter long idol of the Hindu God Vishnu lying on a body of water. The black stone is not native to the Kathmandu Valley, and was carried over the mountains to this place. From here, the trek begins into the Shivapuri National Park with its great views, waterfalls and flora and fauna. We will spend the night in a guest house.

The trek is downhill as we make our way through the Tamang village of Mulkharka. We continue to wind our way through the national park until we reach the village of Chisapani, spending the night in a guest house.

The trek today goes downhill and then up again as we make our way to the village of Nagarkot. The village of Nagarkot is most famous for its incredible views of the mountains. On a clear day, you can even see Mt. Everest. We will spend the night here to watch the sunset over the High Himalayas.

The activity today is optional. We can either trek to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Changu Narayan or take a bus there. The trek is an easy trek along the ridge with some great views of the Kathmandu Valley. We will observe a great sunrise over the Himalayas, and then enjoy Changu Narayan, which is a traditional Newari village where you will see woodcrafters doing their work as well as the oldest temple in the Kathmandu Valley. It is a great place to visit. From here, we return to Kathmandu.

Service Includes/Excludes

The cost of each trip differs as per the size of the group, choice of hotel, client’s interest of service and correction in our itinerary.

For Price of this trip, please write us: info@nectravels.com

Tour cost Include

Airport pick up drop service
Welcome dinner with trip briefing
All land transportation as per itinerary
Accommodation in Lodges during the trekking
Food and accommodation and 3 meals (Breakfast, lunch, Dinner) during the trek
All necessary private Transportation
An experienced English-speaking trek leader (trekking guide) and porters carry luggage (2 trekkers: 1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment,food and lodging.
Trip permit and all necessary paperwork

Tour Cost Exclude
Nepal entry visa:
International airfare
Accommodation & meals in Kathmandu
Travel and rescue insurance
Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, water bottle, hot shower during the trekking etc.)
Personal trekking equipment and clothing
Tips for guides and porters


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