Nagarkot Hiking Day Tours

Duration
8 Hours

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Nagarkot to Changu Narayan hiking is an excellent walking day tour in the outskirt of Kathmandu valley. The Nagorkot Changu Narayan Hiking tour takes you to the magnificent hill station of Nagarkot from where we walk all the way to the religious site of Changu Narayan. Nagarkot is an absolutely exquisite hill station that lies in Bhaktapur district and is about 30 Kilometers away from Kathmandu. Nagarkot is rather famous as a view point to view the stunning views of sunrise and sunset. Towering at an elevation of 2195 meters, it is one of the most loved travel sites of Bhaktapur. Nagarkot offers superb views of Annapurna range, Manaslu range, Ganesh Himal range, Langtang range, Jugal range, Rolwaling range, Everest range and Numbur range. Likewise Changu Narayan is located on a hilltop in the eastern part of Kathmandu. It is one the major attraction of Bhaktapur district. The Changu Narayan temple is the center of attraction of this site. The Changu Narayan temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is one of the oldest temples of Nepal. It is believed that the temple existed as early as 325 A.D.  Changu Narayan temple carries both religious and historic significances. There is also an information center that provides information to the tourists visiting the area. A private museum located on the way to the temple is another attraction of this site. The museum has got the collection of ancient coins, tools arts and architectures. The museum also reveals the collections of ancient tools used by the Newar family. This site is listed in UNESCO world heritage site.

Nagarkot Changinu Narayan hiking day tour commences with a scenic drive to Nagarkot from Kathmandu. We will enjoy the beautiful views of Himalayas from Nagarkot and then gradually descend through the terraced fields to the Tamang Village. The Tamang village is yet another attraction of the hike. We can meet with local Tamang people and explore the village for some time. On our way we will have a wonderful views of Kathmandu and Bhaktapur. We then continue to Changu Narayan. It will take us approximately four hours to hike to Changu Narayan from Nagarkot. We will spend some time exploring the Changu Narayan temple and its vicinity. We will later drive back to Kathmandu and terminate our day tour. Our trained guides and hiking experts would rather be pleased to assist you in the best possible way to make the hiking expedition a memorable one.
 
Day 01 : Drive to Nagarkot from Kathmandu & start hike to Changu Narayan for about 4 hrs. Passing along Tamang village. Aferwards, drive back to Kathmandu.
Important Note
(Day tours are organized every day as private tours & every Friday/Saturday as group joining)


 
Trip Destination:   Nagarkot Hill Station
Trip Duration:   Maximum -08 Hours
Type of Trip:    Day Hiking Tour
Trip Starting Time:   08:00 AM
Trip Ending Time:   03:00 PM
Departure Dates::   Everyday
Trip Starting Place:   From the office of  Mountain Hiking Thamel Kathmandu
Trip Ending Place:   Thamel, Kathmandu
Transport:   Private Car / Van
 
Trip Cost   USD 80.00 / person


Trip Cost Include
1. An experienced hiking guide
2. All necessary land transport
3. Lunch

Cost exclude:

Any Hotel in kathamandu
tips for Guide
Any Breakfast and Dinner
 

Nagarkot to Changu Narayan hiking is an excellent walking day tour in the outskirt of Kathmandu valley. The Nagorkot Changu Narayan Hiking tour takes you to the magnificent hill station of Nagarkot from where we walk all the way to the religious site of Changu Narayan. Nagarkot is an absolutely exquisite hill station that lies in Bhaktapur district and is about 30 Kilometers away from Kathmandu. Nagarkot is rather famous as a view point to view the stunning views of sunrise and sunset. Towering at an elevation of 2195 meters, it is one of the most loved travel sites of Bhaktapur. Nagarkot offers superb views of Annapurna range, Manaslu range, Ganesh Himal range, Langtang range, Jugal range, Rolwaling range, Everest range and Numbur range. Likewise Changu Narayan is located on a hilltop in the eastern part of Kathmandu. It is one the major attraction of Bhaktapur district. The Changu Narayan temple is the center of attraction of this site. The Changu Narayan temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and is one of the oldest temples of Nepal. It is believed that the temple existed as early as 325 A.D.  Changu Narayan temple carries both religious and historic significances. There is also an information center that provides information to the tourists visiting the area. A private museum located on the way to the temple is another attraction of this site. The museum has got the collection of ancient coins, tools arts and architectures. The museum also reveals the collections of ancient tools used by the Newar family. This site is listed in UNESCO world heritage site.

Nagarkot Changinu Narayan hiking day tour commences with a scenic drive to Nagarkot from Kathmandu. We will enjoy the beautiful views of Himalayas from Nagarkot and then gradually descend through the terraced fields to the Tamang Village. The Tamang village is yet another attraction of the hike. We can meet with local Tamang people and explore the village for some time. On our way we will have a wonderful views of Kathmandu and Bhaktapur. We then continue to Changu Narayan. It will take us approximately four hours to hike to Changu Narayan from Nagarkot. We will spend some time exploring the Changu Narayan temple and its vicinity. We will later drive back to Kathmandu and terminate our day tour. Our trained guides and hiking experts would rather be pleased to assist you in the best possible way to make the hiking expedition a memorable one.

 

Day 01 : Drive to Nagarkot from Kathmandu & start hike to Changu Narayan for about 4 hrs. Passing along Tamang village. Aferwards, drive back to Kathmandu.
Important Note

(Day tours are organized every day as private tours & every Friday/Saturday as group joining)



 
Trip Destination:   Nagarkot Hill Station
Trip Duration:   Maximum -08 Hours
Type of Trip:    Day Hiking Tour
Trip Starting Time:   08:00 AM
Trip Ending Time:   03:00 PM
Departure Dates::   Everyday
Trip Starting Place:   From the office of  Mountain Hiking Thamel Kathmandu
Trip Ending Place:   Thamel, Kathmandu
Transport:   Private Car / Van
 
Trip Cost   USD 80.00 / person


Trip Cost Include
1. An experienced hiking guide
2. All necessary land transport
3. Lunch

Cost exclude:

Any Hotel in kathamandu
tips for Guide
Any Breakfast and Dinner
Trip Cost Include
1. An experienced hiking guide
2. All necessary land transport
3. Lunch
Cost exclude:

Any Hotel in kathamandu
tips for Guide
Any Breakfast and Dinner
 
Drinking water, sunglasses, hat, camera, personal items

Trip's Quick Facts

Duration: 8 Hours
Seasons : All the time
Type: Eassy
Activities : culture, religious Tour & day Hiking
No. of Pax : 2 person above
Starts From : kathamandu Thamel
Ends at : kathamadnu Thamel

Trip Highlights

  • Exotic hiking to Changunarayan from Nagarkot  
  • Temples, shrines and other religious attractions
  • Alluring Himalayan views from the top of the hill including Annapurna range, Manaslu range, Ganesh himal range, Langtang range, Jugal range, Rolwaling range, Everest range and Numbur range.
  • Traditional villages and exotic atmosphere
  • Different ethnic groups and their lifestyle
  • Changu Narayan Temple (UNESCO world heritage site)

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