Chisapani, Nagarkot, Namo Buddha, Kathmandu trek is one of the easier trekking trail in Nepal designed to explore nature and culture of Nepal’s countryside and the amazing mountain views. This trek is also known as Around Kathmandu Valley Trek. It is suitable for those who has limited holidays for Nepal trekking and fit for all age group and for all seasons. Kathmandu valley is surrounded by green hills that are covered with terraced farms, picturesque villages and lush green forests. Despite being close to Kathmandu these areas are still not affected by modernity and still preserves a traditional lifestyle.
Our trek begins from Sundarijal after 1 hour drive from Kathmandu. We walk through beautiful villages of Tamang and Chhetri people ascending up to Shivapuri National Park then trail descend to Chisapani. Chisapani is a small hill station with great view of Himalayas. Then we trek downhill passing Jhule and Jasing Pauwa we reach Nagarkot- a famous hill station for sunrise and sunset view. Nagarkot provides best view of three Himalayan region (Everest, Langtang and Rolwaling Himalayan range). Sunrise view above these mountains are truly mesmerizing. We walk enjoying the nature and culture passing through forested area and villages to Dhulikhel, a beautiful town. Then we continue to Namobuddha, a famous sacred place of Buddhism in Nepal.
Huge monastery, stupas and shrines depict a holy feeling and tremendous peace in you. It also provides great Himalayan scenery. Temples, monasteries and stupas are all along the route. Next, we go through terraced fields till Panauti Bazaar and Balthali Village resort. Finally, we catch a bus to Kathmandu. Kathmandu valley is blessed with rich cultural heritage, traditional and historical monuments that are centuries old. Boudhanath stupa, one of the biggest Buddhist shrines in the world, Swayambhunath (famous Buddhist sacred place), Pashupatinath: most famous Hindu temple in the country, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square are all enlisted as world heritage. These Durbar Squares contain numerous temples that depict the art, tradition and architecture of Nepali culture that are world famous. This is a fascinating short trek that gives opportunity to observe the rich Nepalese
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu by bus or Private Vehicle to Sundarijal and trek to Chisapani (2194m) approximately 4-5 hours
Day 03: Chisapani trek to Nagarkot (2174m) approximately 5-6 hours
Day 04: Nagarkot trek to Dhulikhel(1945m) approximately 5-6 hours
Day 05: Dhulikhel trek to Namobuddha (1767m) approximately 4-5 hours
Day 06: Namobuddha trek to Panauti then by bus or Private Vehicle Back to Kathmandu approximately 3-4 hours
Day 07: Full Day Sightseeing at Kathmandu and farewell dinner.
Day 08: Transfer to the airport for the final departure
Destination : Nepal
Duration : 8 Days
Price : 500 USD
Difficulty Level : Easy
Minimum Altitude : 1300m
Group Size : 2-15 people
Activities : Trekking, Hiking & Sightseeing
Transportation : Flight, Car & Jeep
Accommodation : 3-4 star hotel in kathmandu, Normal hotel in Trekking