Got a day in Kathmandu? Go on an amazing and Off The Beaten Ranikot Village Day Hiking trip to make your day well spent. Kathmandu valley ridge has several awesome viewpoints that provide the view of Kathmandu valley. In addition to the valley view, these great vantage points bring the views of high hilly folds to the snow-capped Himalayas to the north. Ranikot village day hiking trip takes you to the vantage point of Ranikot pass where you can enjoy a spectacular view from. Of several day hiking routes around Kathmandu valley, Ranikot village day hiking route is offbeat yet more spectacular trail than others. Trekking Trail along the route is peaceful and goes through beautiful nature.
Ranikot Village Hiking Highlights:
- Village tradition, culture and experience the local lifestyle.
- Excellent view of Himalayas and Kathmandu Valley.
- A peacefull hiking trail covered with green forest.
- Day Hiking in non tourist area near Kathmandu.
- Excursion to Panauti, Hindu temples, bird watching and more.
The day hiking starts from Surya Vinayak in Bhaktapur after driving about 22 kilometers from Kathmandu. The trail starts winding uphill towards Ranikot pass through the peaceful and pristine forest. It is a nice nature walking experience to make a perfect start to the hiking adventure. As we slowly advance up towards Ranikot, Kathmandu valley and the view beyond to the north starts getting exposed to surprise us with awesomeness. Himalayan range to the far north, folds of middle hills before the Himalayan range and Kathmandu valley view look so overwhelming from Ranikot that one can spend days sitting there and watching the view.
PANAUTI where Ranitkot One Day Hike Ends
The hike continues further ahead towards Panauti a traditional and beautiful Newari town. The walking journey for the day comes to end here in this beautiful town from where we take a vehicle back to Kathmandu. Before driving back to Kathmandu, we can explore Panauti where we can see beautiful medieval temples and other cultural wonders. This trip is an amazing blend of nature and culture to make your day beautiful. Trekking Trail Nepal ensures an unparalleled and fun filled day hiking adventure in Kathmandu.