Chisapani Nagarkot Hiking Itinerary

Chisapani Nagarkot Hiking is an outstanding short hiking around kathmandu valley. This short hiking is an easy trek taking you along the rims of the Kathmandu Valley offering distant views of snowy mountains, and an idea of typical Nepali countryside life and ethnic culture.Chisapani Nagarkot hiking is the best suited for those who are traveling with children, Famlies, students enjoy outdoor camping but who do not have enough time for longer treks into the high mountain. Chisapani Nagarkot hiking provides the views of green hill surrounding, waterfalls, spectacular landscape, and flora of the Shivapuri National Park and social cultural lifestyles of the local ethnic communities. As the hiking leads to Nagarkot the views of Himalayan range fascinate the hikers extremely.

The three day hiking from Chisapani to Nagarkot is a perfect tour package to spend the time out of the crowded lifestyle of Kathmandu. The hikers have a good opportunity to be enclosed with the village lifestyle and interact with local people. The hiking starts from Sundarijal after a one and half hour drive from Kathmandu. It is a popular visiting site and a busy picnic spot with a beautiful waterfall. Then the hike heads to the Chisapani village, which is a mixed settlement of Gurung, Sherpa and Brahmins. It is encircled with rocky landscape and traditional houses. Nagarkot is a popular Hill for travel activities. It is an ideal place for mesmerizing sunrise and sunset views over the Everest, Langtang, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalayan range. On the retrace trip to Bhaktapur, we hike to the temple of Changu Narayan. It is the most ancient temple in the Kathmandu valley, built in the 5th century and enlisted in the UNESCO world heritage site.

Highlights of Chisapani Nagarkot Hiking

  • Experience the ethnic lifestyle of Chisapani village.
  • Enjoy the rugged landscape and green hill views.
  • Stunning views of Sunrise from Nagarkot.
  • Everest and Langtang Himalayan views.
  • Explore the ancient arts, scriptures and architectures of Changu Narayan Temple.
  • Day 01: Drive to Sundarijal and hike to Chisapani (1 hr drive & 5 hrs hike)
    After breakfast at, you’ll be driving to Sundarijal (22km/1 hour). Sundarijal is a beautiful town popularly known for day outing destination. You’ll start hike from here through Shivapuri National Park and ethnic village of Mulkharka. Further trail is mostly through dense forest till reaching to Chisapani. Enjoy the splendid view of mountains and landscapes.
    • Chisapani
    • Lunch and Dinner
    • Mountain Lodge
    • 2175
  • Day 02: Hike from Chisapani to Nagarkot (6-7 hrs hike)
    Wake up early morning and admire eye-appealing sunrise view over Himalayan panorama. After having breakfast, we’ll continue trek towards another beautiful hill station Nagarkot. Today also the route is easy, mostly though forest. Stop at Jhule/ Chauki Bhayanjang for lunch and proceed for Nagarkot. Nagarkot is an ideal hill station offers awesome sunrise and sunset view. You’ll appreciate the stunning landscapes, panoramic Mountain View and fresh environment. Overnight Nagarkot. Meal: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
    • Nagarkot
    • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    • Standard Hotel
    • 2175
  • Day 03: Hike to Changunarayan and drive back to Kathmandu (3 hrs hike & 1 hrs drive).
    Today also we’ll walk through the forest and come all the way down to UNESCO world heritage site Changunarayan temple complex. This is one of the oldest temple architecture of Nepal which carries the ancient cultural history of the country. Explore the temple complex and drive back to Kathmandu. Meal: Breakfast.
    • Kathmandu
    • Breakfast and Lunch
    • Standard Hotel
    • 1326

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