Kathmandu Valley Rim Trekking - 3 days
Kathmandu Valley Rim Trekking is a short and enjoyable walks on the outskirt of the capital rim around high rolling hills. This trek takes you around Kathmandu valley.So it is a great escape from hustle and bustle city life for few days.Moreover, it is known by Kathmandu trekking tours.
You will be in complete ambiance of fresh natural environment on green hills covered within tall rhododendron-oaks-magnolia-pines and fir tree lines. Which will be facing super panorama of Central Himalaya range covering Manaslu-Ganesh-Langtang-Jugal Himal. And all the way towards Gaurishankar and as far east within Everest range of peaks.
What's included :
- 2x Breakfast
- 2x Dinner
- 3x Lunch
- Accommodation included: 2 nights
- Private transportation
- All Fees and Taxes
- A Professional Guide
What's excluded :
- Any hot/ cold beverages
- Hard/ Soft drinks
- Travel Insurance
Day 1: Drive to Sundarijal and trek to Chisapani 2,165m – 05 hrs.
Stop At: Chisapani, Chisapani, Bheri Zone, Mid-Western Region
Morning depart from hotel for short drive passing Bouddhanath area to reach at Sundarijal on the north eastern side of Kathmandu valley rim. From here head up with climb into cool forested areas of Sundarijal water shed and water reservoir that supplies drinking water to Kathmandu city.
After climb reach Burlung Bhanjyang within Tamang people farm villages. And head into dense woodland to reach a hill top with vast green field at Chisapani for overnight stop.
Chisapani offers grand panorama of Himalayan chain of peaks with stunning sunrise views in the comfort of local nice lodge.
Duration: 10 hours
Accommodation included: Teahouse accommodation
Day 2: Trek to Nagarkot 1,932 m – 06 hrs.
Stop At: Nagarkot, Nagarkot, Bagmati Zone, Central Region
Next day morning starts with pleasant walks on gradual winding path into enchanting rhododendron, pines forest with downhill to Chowki-Bbhanjyang. It is a small farm village with views of east side of Kathmandu valley rim. With short break, walk continues on gradual scenic path for few hours passing Jarsing Pawa. From this village our route of Kathmandu valley trek diverts to high hill.Then downhill to Kartike Bhanyang. Again uphill walk to famous and popular Nagarkot hill town for overnight stop.
Nagarkot is, located at an elevation from 1,932 to 2,100 m high, a scenic hill top famous for stunning sunrises and sunset. The rays are reflects over range of snow capped mountains from Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang-Jugal Himal Mt. Gaurishankar and all the way to the eastern horizon towards Everest range of peaks.
Duration: 10 hours
Accommodation included: Hotel accommodation
Day 3: Trek to Changunarayan 1,630 m and drive back to Kathmandu – 05 hrs.
Stop At: Changunarayan, Changunarayan, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region
With beautiful snapshots and moments in Nagarkot, this day downhill past several farm villages and terrace fields. And then enter into patch of cool forest towards a quaint town of med-vial period at Changunarayan temple premises.
Changunarayan is one of ancient temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu. (One of famous and popular Hindu Gods after Brahma and Shiva.) You can see a great fine architecture of pagoda, with time here to visit its serene surrounding. And then drive back to Kathmandu with afternoon free for leisure shopping souvenirs.
Duration: 1 hour
No accommodation included on this day.
Departure Point :Bagawan Bahal Marg 29, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Traveler pickup is offered
We can pick up the travelers from their hotels in Kathmandu as well.Airports
- Tribhuvan Airport, Kathmandu Nepal
Departure Time :7:45 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infants must sit on laps
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms