Nagarkot Day Hiking tour :
Nagarkot (32km) is the most popular destinations (Mountain View point) to the day hikers within the Kathmandu valley. The stunning sunrise from Himalaya and Majestic Himalayan view with fresh air are just amazing. The best views of Himalayan peak are Sishapangma, Langtang Lirung, Dorje Lakpa, Gauri Shanker, Ghanchenpo. Mt Everest can be seen in a clear day from Nagarkot in the Far East horizon.
Enjoy the breakfast at Nagarkot and hike down towards the Changunarayan temple (some of the master piece in Nepalese iconography). The walking is not hard and are interesting with the rural lif of Nepal, the people working in the terracing field, the valley view are amazing. You may encounter with lovely kids asking chocolate along the trail.
The trail and people to Nagarkot day hiking tour: While hiking from Nagarkot to Changunarayan, the trail will be passing through the tiny Tamang villages. You will encounter a children playing and asking chocolate, grazing goats, cattle’s and working people in the field. You can see the traditional way of Nepalese lifestyle.
Itinerary Option 01 Nagarkot day hiking tour:
This option is to see the sunrise in the morning from Nagarkot. The tour must start early in the morning from Kathmandu to arrive in Nagarkot before sun come up. It will take one and half hour to reach Nagarkot from Kathmandu. Our City tour guide will pick you up by car/ van from your hotel (Thamel or near by) as per sun shine time. Enjoy the sunrise and breakfast at Nagarkot and hike (approx 4 hr) down to Changu Narayan temple. The trail will passes through the village and through jungle. The first half of hiking will have Himalayan view and the other part will have Kathmandu view and mountain as well as. Enjoy your lunch at Changunarayan and visit the temple. After, drive to Kathmandu.
Itinerary Option 02 Nagarkot day hiking tour:
This option is to see the sun set from Nagarkot. Our city tour guide will pick (10:30 am) you up from your hotel (Thamel or around) by car and drive to Changu Narayan temple (UNESCO World Heritage Site). Visit the temple and hike (approx 4 hr) to Nagarkot. On the way, you will cross the road to Nagarkot and if you feel tired, you could drive to Nagerkot otherwise you can continue to your destination. Enjoy your late lunch at Nagarkot. Enjoy the beautiful sunset and Himalayan view from Nagarkot and drive back to Kathmandu. Transfer to your Hotel and end the trip.
Price Nagarkot day hiking tour :
2 pax Nrs.4500/ person
3-5 pax Nrs.4250/ person
6 and above Nrs.3750/ person