Chisapani-Nagarkot Trek 7 Days

Trip Code : HH/E-07
Duration : 7  Days
Max Altitude : 3300 m
Activity : Treking
Best Season : Spring,Autum (march-july Sept. to Dec.)


Chisapani Nagarkot hiking is an easy, short and popular trekking trail around of Kathmandu valley of Nepal. It is also known as Nagarkot Trekking (Kathmandu rim valley trek). From Nagarkot and Chisapani, you can enjoy the view of langtang range and EverestDorjelakpaGaurishankar.This trip is designed to provide you a unique opportunity to explore the myriad wonders of nature, rural Nepal and mountain views.

You will enjoy the real boon of nature being away from the hub of the city. Chisapani Nagarkot Trek offers the spectacular mountain scenery along with around of Kathmandu valley’s charming villager lifestyles, culture. Your interaction with the local people will add another dimension to your experience. Early sunrise views at Nagarkot are extremely fascinating and a mesmerizing site to behold. The world heritage sites at Changunarayan in addition to the temples are worth visiting as it will provide a holy feeling and tremendous peace within you. We first drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal (1 hr) and walk for 4 hours to reach Chisapani ridge. The uphill walk is through the Shivapurai national park. On the way we pass through some ethnic settlements, otherwise the walk is mostly through forests.


  • Hike to Shivapuri - Nagarjun National Park.
  • Sunrise and sunset from Nagarkot.
  • Walk through villages and forests.
  • Great view of the Himalayas.


Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu Check Into hotel.

  • Airport pick up and hotel transfer
  • Rest of the day is free at leisure
  • Overnight stay at your hotel in Kathmandu
You will be warmly welcomed at the airport by our office representative and then you will transfered to hotel.

Day 2: Trek preparation and Kathmandu Sightseeing.

  • Hotel breakfast
  • Pick up by our team and head to our office for your trek briefing and preparation
  • Afternoon sightseeing in Kathmandu
    • Kathmandu Durbar Square
    • Swayambunath Monkey Temple
  • Drop of at your hotel
  • Overnight in Kathmandu
Our staff will give brief explanation about the program and you will visit  cultural heritages, which includes some of the famous world heritages sites like, Swyambhunath, Kathmandu Durbar Square, etc.

Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal (1 hours), Sunjdarijal to Chisopani (2300m.) takes about 4:30 hours.

  • Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal takes approximately one hour and trek from Sunjdarijal to Chisapani takes about four and half hours.
  • The trail will enter through the Shivpuri Watershed and Wildlife Reserve.
  • The first settlement you will come across is Mulkharka with Tamang habitants with unique settlements.
  • The route heads down the ridge through a forest of oak and rhododendron to Chisopani (2300m.)

Day 4: Trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot(2175m) -6 hours and to the Chauki Bhanjyang -3 hours.

  • Trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot takes about six hours.
  • Your trekking starts to Chauki Bhanjyang, which takes about 3 hours.
  • You continue along the charming trail which leads you toward Nagarkot.
  • Nagarkot, (2175m) is by far one of the most popular destinations.
  • In clear weather the Himalaya range are seen , the happy visitor with its awe inspiring majesty and beauty.

Day 5: Trek from Nagarkot to Changunaryan -4 hours.

  • Trek from Nagarkot to Changunaryan takes about four hours.
  • As you approach Changunaryan , a plethora of cultural diversities with historic World Heritage Site, interesting traditional practices, lush vegetation and rich birdlife unfolds before you.
  • The artistic skill and urban ethos of its Newar inhabitants have created a place of charm and beauty.
  • Streets are lined with bare-brick houses, carved wooden windows, sloping roofs, pagoda temples and sacred statues everywhere.
  • From here, you can get a beautiful vista of the town and surrounding areas.

Day 6: Kathmandu shopping and rest .

Kathmandu shopping and rest .

Day 7: Departure Flight Back to Say Goodbye and good and safe journey.

  • You are saying good bye to the mountains as your journey in Nepal comes to an end today!
  • We hope you enjoyed the tour with us, and are sure you`ll be back in your trip somewhere in the Himalaya again.
  • Approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight a representative from Touch The Himalayan will transfer you to the airport.
  • On your way home you'll have plenty of time to plan your next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal.

What's included

  • Airport pick up and drop off by Car, jeep, Hiace or Bus. Depends on the number of arrives.
  • Complimentary welcome or farewell dinner according to the suitability of our client’s time.
  • Beginning two nights stay on arrival in Kathmandu in tourist standard hotel with breakfast included (twin share basis).
  • Internal transport and flight within Nepal as per the itinerary.
  • All necessary trekking and restricted area permit & fees.
  • Three meals a day during the trek.
  • All accommodation during trek.
  • An experienced, English-speaking, government-licensed, first aid trained Manaslu special trekking guide and assistant guide (5 trekkers: 1 assistant guide).
  • Duffel bag, (to be returned after trip completion), complementary trekking maps. If needed down jacket and sleeping bag will be provided in rent.
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, transport, food and accommodation.
  • Rescue arrangements if necessary.
  • Basic First-aid kit (carried by your trekking guide).
  • All government and local taxes for Trekking, Agency service charge and government tax/vat.
  • Achievement Certificate.

What's not included

  • International airfare and Nepal visa fee.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than in the scheduled itinerary.
  • Personal insurance which covers medical,javascript:void(0); emergency evacuation, loss or theft of property.
  • Personal gears and equipment.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, hot showers, battery charging, Wifi, etc.
  • Entry fees and costs in sightseeing (temples, monasteries, etc).
  • Tips and gratitude provided to guide and porter.

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