Hike to Nagarkot






2 Days 1 Nights


Kathmandu Sankhu Nagarkot



2175 Meters.



1 Min. Pax



Breakfast Lunch Dinner



Hotel or Lodges


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Located 32km east of the Kathmandu valley, Nagarkot is the most popular scenic spot in the Bhaktapur district. Situated at an elevation of 2195 meters, this place is widely known for the best point for the sunrise view of the exquisite Himalayan ranges including Mount Everest and other peaks of eastern Nepal. Moreover, the spectacular view of Kathmandu valley is visible from this place which is also the best part of Nagarkot. This place beholds a very important hiking destination for tourists because of its scenic beauty which is located approximately 2000 meters above sea level. Nagarkot provides one of the widest views of the Himalayan ranges in the Kathmandu valley. 

The ranges comprise Annapurna range, Langtang range, Ganesh Himal range, Rolwaling range, Jugal range, Manaslu range, and Mahalangur range which adds extreme beauty to the Nagarkot that attracts tourists all over the world. The exquisite beauty of Nagarkot and Shivapuri National park is another major viewpoint of this place. For those who love to enjoy the sublime beauty of nature and outdoor admirers, Nagarkot offers hiking opportunities in Nagarkot. The most popular activities in Nagarkot are hiking trails along with eco trails (nature walks). In addition, Nagarkot is also a famous spot for Paragliding. Paragliding along with the Everest views gives the most precious moments. Surrounded by the thick forested pine trees, this place beholds the excessive natural beauty which is the plus point to add the extra charm to this place. 

Thus, Nagarkot can be a great escape from the very hustle and bustle of the city life of Kathmandu and provides the most ecstatic moment. This place is recognized as a place to relax and quiet the mental breeze with so many pleasant energies, only a little bit away from the turmoil of Kathmandu valley. This location is thought to be a fantastic location for spending quality time with friends and family. The hike in Nagarkot takes you through lush foliage, breathtaking mountain views, magnificent pine woods, and calm settlements. Another prominent feature of Nagarkot is the Nagarkot View Tower, which offers spectacular views of the sunrise and sunset as well as the surrounding mountains. Similarly, sunrise hiking is very famous in Nagarkot. The morning dawn changing the colors of the snow-capped Himalayas is what makes sunrise trekking so wonderful. It's like putting fire to ice. During the day, the walk to the view tower is still very scenic, with breathtaking views of unobstructed landscapes, rolling hills, dense pine forests, and charming villages.


You will be picked up by private car from your hotel in Kathmandu b and driven to the village of Sankhu after breakfast. This 1.5-hour journey takes you through a beautiful area of the Kathmandu Valley. After that, you'll meet with your guide and begin your walk to Nagarkot, which is located in central Nepal. This is a popular trail that passes through rainforest areas, floral plants, butterflies, and residents of all ages. Nagarkot is a little settlement on the fringes of the valley with spectacular mountain views and is adjacent to Buddhist and Hindu cultural attractions. After reaching Nagarkot we will enjoy the sunset and rest.

Take an early morning hike to the village tower in Nagarkot this morning for a sunrise glimpse of the Himalayas. If the weather is clear, you may view Everest, Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Jugal, and Numbur, among other peaks. After breakfast, you'll take a private transfer back to the Kathmandu valley.


  • First aid during the time of emergency
  • All Government, Vat, Service charge, and taxes are included.
  • Two way drive fare
  • Accommodation, food, salary, equipment for your tour guide
  • All applicable tax, vat and office service charge
  • Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Local licensed friendly escort guide if necessary


  • Tips for your tour guide
  • Laundry, phone calls, internet charges
  • Personal travel equipment
  • Travel insurance, personal items, and expenses
  • Bar drinks and beverages including mineral water
  • International airfare & Nepal Visa Fee (You may easily issue Nepal visa on your Arrival).


The tour will be of 1 night 2 days but the trip can be extended according to your will and availability of time.

The hike is moderate and can be done by any age group of people.

To book a trip, you can kindly either contact us directly or email us at info@shivalayaholidays.com.

You may choose according to your convenience, you may either bank transfer, credit card, western union, or other options.

The hike offers the stunning view of mountain ranges like, Annapurna, Langtang, Jujal Himal, Ganesh Himal, Rolwaling range and so on.

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