Trip Details
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy
  • Trip Style: Hiking
  • Transport: Private Car
  • Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel + Lodge
  • Group Size: 20
  • Max Elevation: 2175m
  • Spectacular hiking just outskirts of Kathmandu valley
  • Beautiful Kathmandu valley from the ridge of the Shivapuri Hill
  • Melodious waterfalls, picturesque traditional settlements, and friendly local people
  • Organic food items at local lodges and guesthouses
  • Shivapuri National Park and its diverse species of flora and fauna
  • Lush rhododendron, juniper, oak, and pine
  • Majestic sunrise and mountain views from Chisapani and Nagarkot including Mt. Everest
  • Perfect short hiking for the preparation of other difficult trek and refreshment near Kathmandu valley

Having been located closest to Kathmandu valley, the capital city of Nepal, Sundarijal Chisapani Nagarkot hiking is considerably popular as one of the most fascinating short hiking in Nepal. Those who are looking forward to grabbing the opportunity of 2 days of hiking and witnessing incredible mountain panorama including Mt. Everest and Annapurna find Nagarkot Chisapani Hiking as the best option. Nagarkot-Chisapani hiking is not only popular for witnessing spectacular mountain panorama but it is also the most rereading way to escape the hectic city life and to experience Nepal’s countryside. So, if you have 2 days' time to spend near Kathmandu for hiking, Nagarkot-Chisapani Hiking will be the perfect choice for you. This trek lets you capture mesmerizing mountain views from Everest to Annapurna.

Nagarkot Chisapani Hiking is suited for people of every age. People do not require a high level of stamina for this hiking. Those who can hike for 3-4 hrs in the foothills can accomplish this hiking. , this trek is undoubtedly the best option to escape from the polluted and hustling city to the perfect destination of short hiking/trekking in Nepal.

Shivapuri National Park is one of the major highlights of this trek. Offering an opportunity to experience the deep and lush forest along with flowering rhododendron, and several unique species of birds and animals, Shivapuri National Park attracts every trekker and natural trailer during this trek. Ascending up to Chisapani offers us a stupendous mountain panorama and stunning sunrise. Chisopani is a hill station and it is the perfect point to see a mesmerizing view of the snow-fed mountain and also awe-inspiring landscapes. And, the ultimate attraction of Nagarkot Chisapani Hiking is the hill station of Nagarkot. Actually, the view station of Nagarkot is the perfect place to witness the breathtaking mountain panorama, stunning sunrise, and magnificent landscapes near Kathmandu. If the weather favors you, you even can witness Mt. Everest, the top of the world too.

Nagarkot Chisapani Hiking commences from Sundarijal after an hour's drive from Thamel and the trail ascends to Chisopani then finally the trek ends in Nagarkot and you will drive back to Kathmandu. The trail is entirely based in Shivapuri National Park and its highlights.

There is no such best time of the year for doing Nagarkot Chisapani hiking. Nagarkot-Chisapani hiking can be done all around the year. You can do it either independently or with a guide and porter. You will get good hotels and resorts for your accommodation during this trip.


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Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel

This the very first day that you step in Nepal for the trip. Our representative will be at the airport arrival holding a placard with your and our company name Magic Expedition and Tour to Pickup you.. And then, you will be transferred to the hotel. It is around 30 mins drive from the airport to the hotel. There may some hassles like offering a taxi or hotel or something like that. Do go with them. And sometimes, in international flight, your luggage may be missing. Be very careful. We hope it will not disturb your trip.

After your arrival at the hotel, you will get refreshed and we will have a short orientation meeting regarding the trip. We will introduce a guide or trip leader. For this, be with 4 pieces of recent pp sized photographs, copy of passport, and a copy of travel insurance.

  • BF/Lunch/Dinner
  • Hotel
  • Kathmandu
  • 1400m

After breakfast drive to the eastern end of Katmandu valley Sundarijal (trekking beginning point) fifteen kilometer an hour drive by non-public transport. The path starts off up concrete beside the water pipeline to Katmandu valley through military checkpoint along the massive typical Tamang village Mulkharka. ((1800m /5940ft) path continues to climb through the Shivpuri Watershed and Wildlife Reserve along with the pine, rhododendron, and oak forest. The last part an hour descends right when the pass Borlang Bhanjyang (2460m / 8/110ft) overnight Chisopani.

  • BF/Lunch/Dinner
  • Lodge
  • Chisapani
  • 2160m

The trail follows untrffic off-road through the deep forest with a very good view of valley together with Mt. Dorje Lakpa. The walk between the village and forest continue on the terraced farming filed finally brings us to hill city Nagarkot 2175m. This spot provides a wonderful view of the sunset and Mount Everest may be seen on a transparent day.

  • BF/Lunch/Dinner
  • Hotel
  • Nagarkot
  • 2175m

After breakfast, trek along the ridge of Nagarkot hill, and the path drops down the deep green valley to the terraced rice field. Continue flat path and eventually finds the Araniko high (Kathmandu/friendship Highway) Take a short bus ride to Dhulikhel. From Dhulikhel, you could see the incredible views of the mountain with a sunset view in the evening and overnight at Hotel

  • BF/Lunch/Dinner
  • Hotel
  • Dhulikhel
  • 1550m

After breakfast, by private drive back to Katmandu, transfer to the hotel, and in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese restaurant. Overnight at Katmandu.

  • BF/Lunch/Dinner
  • Hotel
  • Kathmandu
  • 1400m

According to your flight schedule, you will be dropped to the airport for the onward flight towards your country or next destination.

  • BF
  • NON
  • Kathmandu

What to Expect

  • Airport Pick Up And Drop
  • Private transport to Trek begins to point and from endpoint to Kathmandu
  • Three nights accommodation whereas you are on trekking together with your BLD (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • National park entrance fee
  • English speaking hiking guide
  • Meals & accommodation whilst in Kathmandu.
  • Nepal Travel insurance.
  • Nepal entry visa fee.
  • International airfare, your travel insurance, and personal expenses such as phone calls, drinks, souvenirs, etc.
  • Expenses occurred due to unavoidable Events i.e. road wrecks, flight delays, etc.
  • all alcoholic beverages, donations, tips, etc…