Nagarkot Hiking

Nagarkot Hiking tour 2020

Chisapani Nagarkot is the north-eastern side of Kathmandu. Chisapani means “cold water” the sport is famous for the mountain panoramic view includes Annapurna to Langtang range and starting and ending overnight sport of Helambu trekking. Nagarkot is a famous place to see the mountain ranges and sunrise. It lies at an altitude of 2175 meters located 32 km north east of Kathmandu.

Explore the great views of the Himalayas including Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Dorje Lakpa and Gauri Shanker and Everest ranges. The view from Nagarkot is like mountain flight. Once the sun begins to rise from behind the Himalayas, it looks spectacular as mountain changes its color. However, to see the sunrise, walk up you 5 o'clock in the morning.

Nagarkot hiking Tour is easy, short hiking inside forest, Nepalese inhabitants and the hidden valley. Driving you head of Thamel 45 minutes to Sundarijal, following water pipe inside Sivapuri National Park to reach Chisapani 4/5 hour hike. The second day is long day 6/7 hours hiking to catch Nagarkot with enjoyable route. One the last day bring you walk down to Chagunarayan Temple (the old Bosnia temple) 3 hours then drive back to Kathmandu 1.30 hours. Nagarkot hiking can be done in winter or summer time with children or senior citizens. There is a proper hotel / resort for accommodation and foods.

Day by day itinerary

Day 01: Drive Sundarijal, hike to Chisapani (2150m), 4/5 hours, Overnight Hotel (L/D).

Day 02: Hiking to Nagarkot (2175m), 6/7 hours, overnight hotel (B/L/D).

Day 03: Sunrise view and Hiking to Chagunarayan (1450m), 3 hours and drive to Bhaktapur durbar Square and continues drives Kathmandu transfer to hotel (B/L).