Around Kathmandu Valley Trekking

Around Kathmandu Valley Trekking 07 days


Trip Type:
Tea House

Grade:
Moderate

Altitude:
2,300 m

Trek Duration:
3 days

Walk Per Day:
4 – 6 hours

Season:
Feb-May
  • Overview
  • Detail Itinerary
  • Cost Info

We have designed this trek for those people who have short time and love the nature and mountain views. Around Kathmandu Valley Trek provides you a unique opportunity to explore the myriad wonders of nature, rural Nepal and the awe inspiring majesty and beauty of dramatic mountain views. Your first destination is Chisapani, where you will be enjoying the real boon of nature being away from the hubbub of city and your interaction with the local people will add another experience. Early sunrise view from Nagarkot is the most fascinating and mesmerizing view. Nagarkot is on the edge of the valley and offers superb view of the mountains as well as Kathmandu valley. Along with this you visit the temple at Changunarayan which offers you to have a peek observation of the religious practice of Nepalese people. Before coming back to Kathmandu, we take you Bhaktapur, city of devotees, the home of medieval art and architecture. The Lion Gate, the Palace of 55 windows, the Batsala temple and the Nyatapola temple which is the best example of Pagoda style structure in Nepal are worth seeing.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu. Meet assist and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02: Sightseeing tours in Kathmandu.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal 1 hour and trek to Chisapani (2300 mt / 7544 ft) 4 – 5 hours.

Day 04: Trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot (2200 mt / 7216 ft) 6 hours.

Day 05: Trek from Nagarkot to Changunarayan(1450 mt / 4750 ft) 3 hours. Visit Bhaktapur city.

Day 06: Visit Patan city, Khokana and Bungmati village. Evening Nepalese cultural program followed by farewell dinner. Overnight at hotel.

Day 07: Transfer to airport for departure flight.

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu. Meet assist and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02:

AM – Half day sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath and Boudhanath

PM – Half day sightseeing tour Kathmandu city and Soyambhunath.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal takes approximately an hour and trek from Sunjdarijal to Chisapani takes about four and half hours. The trail will enter through the Shivpuri National Park. The first settlement you will come across is Mulkharka with Tamang habitants. The route heads down the ridge through the forest of oak and rhododendron to Chisopani (2300m.). Overnight lodge/guesthouse

Day 04: Trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot takes about six hours. Your trek starts to Chauki Bhanjag, which takes about 2 and half hours. You continue the charming trails leading you toward Nagarkot. Nagarkot, (2175m) is by far one of the most popular destination. In the clear weather the Himalaya range, stretching from Dhaulagiri in the west all the way past Everest to Kanchenjunga in the east, emerges from the darkness to greet the happy visitor with its awe inspiring majesty and beauty. Overnight at hotel

Day 05: Trek from Nagarkot to Changunarayan takes approximately three and half hours and drive from Changunarayan to Kathmandu takes about one hour. The most popular walk leads down from Nagarkot along a ridge to the temple of Changunarayan-with views of Sankhu village to the right and Bhaktapur to the left. Changunarayan is situated at the end of a long ridge which runs well into the valley, it is said to have been built in 323 A.D. by King Hari Datta Varma. The temple is said to be the oldest temple in the valley which is richly decorated with sculptures and carvings. After visiting Changunarayan, visit Bhaktapur city before driving to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.

Day 06: Visit Patan city, Khokana and Bungmati village. Evening Nepalese cultural program followed by farewell dinner. Overnight at hotel.

Day 07: Transfer to airport for departure flight.

Cost Include

  • Arrival, departure transfers and sightseeing tours as mentioned.
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu at hotel as per your choice of category.
  • Transportation to and from Kathmandu by road or air as per the itinerary.
  • Accommodation in lodges/guesthouses during trekking.
  • 3 meals a day (breakfast, lunch & dinner) during trekking.
  • Highly experienced trekking guide
  • Required number of porters during the trekking.
  • Camping equipments (if required as per the itinerary)
  • Sleeping bag.
  • Insurance of our staff and their salary, allowance.
  • National park and conservation area fees wherever applicable.
  • First-Aid box
  • Trekking permit fee.
  • Trekker's Information Management System (TIMS) fee,

Cost Exclude

  • International airfare
  • Trekking Equipment
  • Nepal entry visa fee (please see visa information)
  • Insurance to cover rescue & trip cancellation, accident or health emergency, loss, theft or damage to baggage and personal effects. (We strongly suggest you to purchase travel insurance policy as it is not available in Nepal).
  • Expenses of personal nature such as beverages, phone call, laundry etc.
  • Tips and gratuities.

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