The Chisapani-Nagarkot hike takes you through the northern hills of Kathmandu making an arc across the eastern part of the valley and ending in the spectacular hill station of Nagarkot. The Hike commences at Sundarijal. As you walk along gently climbing trails, you will pass through oak and pine forests.
You will also encounter settlements inhabited by the Tamang and Sherpa communities.
Your hike will end in the scenic hill station of Nagarkot. Throughout your hiking experience, you can observe the ubiquitous Himalayan Range which forms the northern vista.
Day 01: Kathmandu
Our representative will pick you up and transfer you to your hotel on arrival to Kathmandu. A briefing shall be given to you by your tour leader.
Day 02: Chisapani
After breakfast you will take a one-hour drive to Sundarijal and commence hiking. Initially the trail is gradually uphill as we move across pine and oak forest through the Shivapuri National Park. The first human settlement that you will come across is the Tamang community of Mulkharka. After about 4-5 hours walk you will reach Chisapani, situated at 2300m. Chisapani, which is mostly populated by the Sherpa people, commands a great view of the Himalayas.
Day 03: Nagarkot (2175m)
A spectacular view of the snow-capped peaks greets you early in the morning. Two hours of hike will reach you to Chauki Bhanjyang. After lunch, the hike continues till you reach Nagarkot after 5 hours. Nagarkot is a scenic place situated at a height of about 2175 m and is famous for its amazing view of the Himalayas.
Day 04: Kathmandu
Early in the morning, you can observe the mesmerizing sunrise from Nagarkot. After breakfast, you will hike for two hours to reach the Changu Narayan Temple. From here, you will be driven back to Kathmandu.
Day 05: Departure