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Chisapani Nagarkot Short Hiking

Chisapani Nagarkot Hiking Chisapani Nagarkot hiking is an easy, short and popular trekking trail around of Kathmandu valley of Nepal. It is also known as Nagarkot Trekking (Kathmandu rim valley trek). From Nagarkot and Chisapani, You can enjoy the view of langtang range and Everest, Dorjelakpa, Gaurishankar. This trip is designed to provide you a unique opportunity to explore the myriad wonders of nature, rural Nepal and mountain views.

You will enjoy the real boon of nature being away from the hub of the city. Chisapani Nagarkot Trek offers the spectacular mountain scenery along with around of Kathmandu valley’s charming villager lifestyles, culture.cYour interaction with the local people will add another dimension to your experience. Early sunrise views at Nagarkot are extremely fascinating and a mesmerizing site to behold. The world heritage sites at Changunarayan in addition to the temples are worth visiting as it will provide a holy feeling and tremendous peace within you. We first drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal (1 hr) and walk for 4 hours to reach Chisapani ridge. The uphill walk is through the Shivapurai national park. On the way we pass through some ethnic settlements, otherwise the walk is mostly through forests.


Trip Facts


Trip duration - 05 days

Trek Duration - 03 days

Max. Altitude - 2, 300 m

Group Size - Min-1

Trekking From – Sundarijal

Trekking End – Changunarayan

Grade – Easy

Transportation – Drive

Type – Teahouse

Attraction of the Trek – Hindu historic pilgrims tour with World Heritage Site.

Himalayan Sights – Magnificent views of Langtang, Ganesh himal, Gaurishankar and Dorjelakpa.

Culture – Buddhist and Hindu

Activity – Trekking and Cultural excursion

Highlights of trip - Hindu pilgrim site situated at the Changunaryan known as World Heritage Site, Tamang’s settlements at the around Nagarkot, See culture and religion of Tamang’s people.


Detail Itinerary of Chisapani Nagarkot Hiking

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1300m.)
You will be received by our representatives and will be transferred to hotel. After checking into our rooms, stay Overnight in hotel Kathmandu.


Day 02: Kathmandu to Chisapani (2300m.).
Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal takes approximately one hour and trek from Sunjdarijal to Chisapani takes about four and half hours. The trail will enter through the Shivpuri Watershed and Wildlife Reserve. The first settlement you will come across is Mulkharka with Tamang habitants with unique settlements. The route heads down the ridge through a forest of oak and rhododendron to Chisopani (2300m.)


Day 03: Chisapani to Nagarkot (2175m).
Trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot takes about six hours. Your trekking starts to Chauki Bhanjag, which takes about 3 hours. You continue along the charming trail which leads you toward Nagarkot. Nagarkot, (2175m) is by far one of the most popular destinations. In clear weather the Himalaya range are seen , the happy visitor with its awe inspiring majesty and beauty.


Day 04: Nagarkot to Changunaryan.
Trek from Nagarkot to Changunaryan takes about four hours. As you approach Changunaryan , a plethora of cultural diversities with historic World Heritage Site, interesting traditional practices, lush vegetation and rich birdlife unfolds before you. The artistic skill and urban ethos of its Newar inhabitants have created a place of charm and beauty. Streets are lined with bare-brick houses, carved wooden windows, sloping roofs, pagoda temples and sacred statues everywhere. From here, you can get a beautiful vista of the town and surrounding areas.


Day 05: Final Departure from Kathamandu.

The above itinerary is a guideline and standard pattern which we provide you. Chisapani Nagarkot Hiking can be modified according to your time and requirements.


Cost Include

  • Airport picks up and Drop by private car/van/bus.
  • Three night’s standard accommodation in Kathmandu (on the arrival day and after the trekking).
  • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
  • All necessary paper works and conservation entry permits.
  • Kathmandu to Sundarijal by car.
  • Changunaryan to Kathmandu by car.
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
  • Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter.
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • All government taxes.

Cost Exclude

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport – Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos.
  • Your Travel insurance.
  • Your personal expenses.
  • Food while you are in Kathmandu.
  • International airfare and airport departure tax.
  • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
  • Sweet things like chocolate.
  • Tips for the guide and porter.
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