Nagarkot Trek is a short trek to the exotic hill station of Nagarkot and Chisapani. Nagarkot Trekking is ideal for trekkers who have limited time in Nepal but still want to experience the exotic trekking adventure. This trek further provides a great opportunity to explore the local culture and tradition of people living in Nepal. Nagarkot is a romantic hill station that offers the alluring mountain views from its ridge. Sunrise view from Nagarkot and Chisapani is simply amazing. A lot of tourists and city dwellers visit Nagarkot to enjoy the magical sunrise view from its vantage point. The trekking trail is short and allows you to enjoy the natural environment while bestowing the magical views of the Himalayas. Trek to Nagarkot from Kathmandu is a unique blend of trekking adventure and sightseeing excursion.
Trek to Nagarkot commences with a short drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal from where we start our trekking expedition. We will trek to Chisapani on the same day and it will take us approximately four and a half hours to reach Chisapani from Sundarijal. The next day we will trek to reach Nagarkot. It will take us six to seven hours to reach Nagarkot from Chisapani. Nagarkot offers beautiful views of the Himalayas like Mt. Everest, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Kanchenjunga along with other Himalayan ranges. We will spend a night in Nagarkot to enjoy the next morning sunrise view from its ridge. We will then trek to Changu Narayan to explore the Changu Narayan temple that reflects the traditional art and architecture. The Changu Narayan Temple is the center of attraction of Bhaktapur as it is believed to have built is 323 AD. The temple is richly decorated with sculptures and carvings and is the oldest temple in the valley. We will later drive back to Kathmandu and wrap up our expedition. Breakfree Adventures professionally designed Nagarkot trek itinerary and travel plan further simplifies your expedition and ensures a high level of safety and security during the trek.
Outline Trekking Itinerary for Nagarkot Trek
Day 01 : Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 02 : Drive to Sundarijal (1460m) and Trek to Chisapani (2165m) [1 hour drive and 4-5 hours trek]
Day 03 : Chisapani to Nagarkot (2175m) [6-7 Hours-]
Day 04 : Nagarkot to Changu Narayan (1541m) and drive back to Kathmandu (4 hours walk and 1 hour drive]
Day 05 : Transfer to airport for your onward destination.
- Enjoy sightseeing tour to various historical/natural/cultural world heritage sites in Kathmandu
- Enjoy scenic drive to Sundarijal
- Explore easy trekking trail
- Step inside and experience the lifestyle and traditions of people living Kathmandu and Bhaktapur
- Visit Shivapuri National Park
- Explore varieties and floras and faunas
- Witness eye popping views of beautiful peaks including Mt. Everest, Mt. Dhaulagiri and other Himalayas
- Catch mesmerizing Sunrise/Sunset view from Nagarkot
- Visit Changu Narayan temple
- Explore traditional craft/sculpture/architecture