Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking - A Trekking Trail In Kathmandu Valley

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    Duration 7 Days
  • Trip Difficulty EASY
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    AccommodationHotel + Tea House
  • TransportationCar + Coach
  • icon trekkers
    Trip StyleHiking + Excursion + Tour
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    DestinationNepal
  • Meals: Lunch + Dinner + Breakfast
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About Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking

Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking is one of the most popular short trekking around the Kathmandu valley. This Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking is also known as Kathmandu Valley Rim Trekking. Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking commences from Budhanilkantha, the north of Kathmandu valley ending to Nagarkot and then drive back to Kathmandu. Budhanilkantha is famous for the amazing huge holy shrine of Lord Vishnu, the creator of universe lying on the snake. The actual trekking is to Shivapuri village on the north-eastern part of the valley. Shivapuri National Park is situated in the transition zone between the subtropical and temperate climate with unique diverse vegetation. Shivapuri village itself is a hub of ancient culture and traditions. The Utis species (Alnus nepalensis), oak forests, bamboo forest, pine forest, rhododendron flower forest, etc with the wildlife like common langue, Indian bangolin, Indian civet, Sloth bear, leopard, etc are being conserved and preserved in this Shivapuri National Park.

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Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking has a popular viewpoint for the awe-inspiring views of Himalayan ranges like Ganesh Himal, Langtang Massif, Manaslu Himal, Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar, etc. The viewpoint is Chisapani to where we will hike from Shivapuri. Shivapuri is the home of Lord Shiva that lies to the north of Kathmandu. From Chisapani, we will trek to Nagarkot till the elevation of 2100m offering magnificent views of the above-mentioned Himalayan ranges. We will then explore Chisapani and head towards Nagarkot. Nagarkot is an amazing tourist spot, especially for sunrise and sunset views. We will enjoy the cool breezes of the Himalayan ranges in Nagarkot with mesmerizing views. After an early morning breakfast, enjoying the sunrise; we will then trek back to Kathmandu.

The best time for this Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking is from September to December and March to May, but we can schedule this trekking during any time of the year. Any trekkers of any age group can attempt this trekking as it needs mild physical endurance. During this trekking, we can also enjoy an aspect of Nepalese culture and traditions of the people of mountains. This Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking offers a golden opportunity to the trekkers to explore and experience the ethnic culture, ancient customs, and traditions and had a chance of face to face encounter of the daily lifestyle of people living in the rural Nepal. Trekking Trail Nepal always offer the best itinerary according to the comfort and desire of the trekkers.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival and Check-in to the Hotel
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour
  • Day 03: Drive to Budhanilkantha and trek to Shivapuri
  • Day 04: Trek from Shivapuri to Chisapani
  • Day 05: Trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot
  • Day 06: Trek and drive to Kathmandu,Check-into the Hotel
  • Day 07: Final departure.
Detail Itinerary

Cost Includes:

  • 3* Accommodation in Kathmandu on twin sharing with breakfast as days mention in an itinerary.
  • Full board (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) and accommodation in tea house/local lodge in trekking region.
  • All permits and TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System) as per government rules.
  • The required number of Government certified English-speaking trekking guide and supporting staff.
  • Insurance for all trekking staffs, with basic equipment.
  • All ground transportation including transfer to airports/trekking starting–ending points.
  • First aid medical kit for the group.
  • Trekking map and t-shirt for each member.
  • Salary, allowances, traveling expenses for all trekking and tour staff.

Cost Excludes:

  • Nepal visa fee, payable at an airport on arrival (multiple entry US $40 for 30 days or US $25 for 15 days).
  • Lunch and dinner in the cities (while not in trekking region).
  • Personal trekking and adventure gear, clothing and accessories.
  • Extra supporting staff, laundry, battery charge, and communication expenses (such as internet charges).
  • Personal expenses like bar bill, snacks, water, chocolate.
  • Expenses incurred due to emergency evacuation/natural disasters, or for personal reasons.
  • Entrance fees during the city sightseeing and any adventure activities in Kathmandu.
  • Tips and any gratitude for trekking staffs and tour guide.
  • Any further services not mentioned in ‘What is included’ section.

Departure Dates

Start Date End Date Cost Status Booking
20 December, 2017 26 December, 2017 US $711 Available Book Now

Trip Note

All days are schedule as the classical trekkers and first time traveller for Nepal, so all itineraries are adjustable to fit in you. You can skip any days or add any activities.