Nagarkot Day Hiking Tours is one of the bestselling day tours in Kathmandu valley. Located 32km far from Kathmandu, Nagarkot (2195m) is among the nearest viewpoints from Kathmandu. Enjoy the awe-inspiring views of mountains ranging from Dhaulagiri in the west to Kanchanjunga in the east including the world’s highest Mount Everest, Langtang, Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar and other mountains. Remember to carry binoculars for better views. Nagarkot is typically popular for the sunrise and sunset views over Himalayas.
Leaving the hotel premises, your guide will take you to the traditional Newari town of Sankhu. 4hours of hike to Nagarkot begins from Sankhu. Follow the ascending trail through sporadic villages and forest to make it to Nagarkot in the afternoon. Feel the magic of picturesque rural atmosphere. Climb the view tower in Nagarkot for better views. Watch the sunset view and then drive back to Kathmandu to conclude the tour. Nagarkot hiking is perfect to get close to nature and watch the lifestyle of locals in rustic village.
This tour can be customized according to your needs.
08:00 am - Breakfast at Hotel and tour preparation
10:00 am – Pickup at Hotel, Drive to Sankhu (25kms, 1 hour)
11:00 am – 4:00 pm: Hike from Sankhu to Nagarkot, sunset view from Nagarkot
4:00 pm - Drive back to Kathmandu
Airport picks up and Drop by private car/van/bus
All ground transportation by private vehicle
Standard meal during the hiking
English speaking guide including his meals and salary