Chisapani Nagarkot Trek 6 Days trip code: EH0111

Best Months

  • March-May
  • Sept-Nov


  • 6 Days

Grade / Difficulty

  • Easy


  • Hotels/Local Tea-houses


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Easy trek around Kathmandu  that caters the magnificence of nature and wonders of culture - Chisapani Nagarkot Trek

There are plenty of opportunities of trekking around Kathmandu Valley. Chisapani Nagarkot Trek is one of the most popular treks around Kathmandu Valley. The trek that treads along the ridgetop trails on the hills overlooking Kathmandu Valley is meant for families, elderly citizens and quick visitors.

Chisapani Nagarkot Trek primarily highlights nature and culture. The wonderful and widespread views of Himalayas from Manaslu to Everest, green hills and deep valleys are eye-feasting sights. The cultural encounters in the Tamang Villages dduring the trek are so astounding as the cultural difference between Kathmandu Valley and these locations are huge. The trek also highlights wildlife as it chases the trail through Shivapuri National Park. Before the trek begins the cultural delights in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu would reward travelers. Moreover, Nagarkot and Chisapani, the priotized destinations of the trek are popular sunrise and sunset viewpoint around Kathmandu Valley. Every trekker undertaking Chisapani Nagarkot Trek would love to witness the beautiful sunrise or sunset falling on the widespread Himalayan Range.

Throughout the trek trekkers get to enjoy the luxury of beautiful resort type hotels with wide varieties of food. Chisapani Nagarkot Trek begins from Sundarijal and with series of gentle uphill and downhill climbs ends at Changunarayan via Chisapani & Nagarkot.

Bullet point Highlights

  • The sighseeing tour of UNESCO World Heritage sites of Kathmandu Valley
  • The wonderful hike on the hills around Kathmandu
  • The traditional Tamang Villages that we frequently come across
  • The floral and the faunal species in and around Shivapuri National Park
  • The Himalayan panorama from Manaslu to Makalu from Chisapani & Nagarkot
  • The sunrise and the sunset views


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  • Accommodation during trek available everyday en-route (local lodge)
  • All meals during trek if undertaken teahouse trek 
  • Expert tour guide who can speak English or language as per the requirement 
  • Entry fees to all heritage sites during sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
  • Licensed trek guide & local porters during trek 
  • Kathmandu-Sundarijal-Bhaktapur-Kathmandu road transfer
  • 3 nights' accommodation at 3 star hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • 1 night accommodation at resort hotel in Nagarkot with breakfast
  • Airport transfers with an escort by Private Vehicle
  • Equipment clothing for porter & staffs
  • Insurance for all staff & porters
  • All applicable government tax
Day to Day Itinerary
  • Day 01: : Arrive to Kathmandu; transfer to your hotel
  • Day 02: : Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu & trek preparation day
  • Day 03: : Drive to Sundarijal 45mins drive and hike to Chisapani 2300m 4-5 hrs hike
  • Day 04: : Trek to Nagarkot 2195m 6-7 hrs trek
  • Day 05: : Trek Back to Kathmandu via changunarayan and Bhakthapur
  • Day 06: : Depart Kathmandu
Service Excludes
  • Nepal visa 
  • International flight fare
  • Food in Kathmandu except breakfast
  • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire in Kathmandu)
  • Any expenses incurred in emergency evacuation/road block due to any reason
  • Drinks, snacks while walking
  • Any other tours, transfers and services other than mentioned above
  • Tips for Guide, Porter and Driver
  • Your insurance & Medical Expenses

Day 01:: Arrive to Kathmandu; transfer to your hotel

Flying into the Himalayan nation Nepal is different in itself. Witness the towering Himalayan giants’ minutes before landing Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu if the weather permits. Enjoy the cordial Nepalese welcome in arrival terminals of the airport and drive to your designated hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 02:: Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu & trek preparation day

Actually this day is a trek preparation day. However, you will be taken to Kathmandu most beautiful locales where culture history and the heritage of the ancient town spills in every corner. Explore the biggest hub of Hinduism in Nepal Pashupatinath where travelers get to experience the important aspects of the religion. Stroll around Boudhanath, a large dome shaped stupa where Tibetan culture and Buddhism are seen at its best. Exploration of Kathmandu Durbar Square is an awesome experience as it takes you to Nepal’s one of the oldest architectural landmarks where local Newari culture also has been prospering for ages.

Day 03:: Drive to Sundarijal 45mins drive and hike to Chisapani 2300m 4-5 hrs hike

Your tour starts with our representative leading you to Sundarijal from Kathmandu (45 minutes drive). Then the hike towards Chisapani starts.This beautiful getaway and the starting point of your hike to Chisapani.

Chisapani lies to north-east of Kathmandu at the elevation of about 2300 meters. The hike to Chisapani from Sundarijal presents an exquisite experience. The glimpses of streams flowing along side the trail, the diverse vegetation of Shivapuri forest and extraordinary landscapes let one get intimate with nature. This Hike takes about 4-5 hours. The hike concludes as you reach the small hill station where you’ll be accommodated at the local lodge. From Chisapani, you can view breathtaking sunset and mountains.

Day 04:: Trek to Nagarkot 2195m 6-7 hrs trek

The early morning breakfast from Chisapani provides lovely view of the sunrise along side the majestic sky touching Himalaya. After breakfast you will proceed towards Nagarkot. You’ll be walking for about 6-7 hours through the exciting trail which bestows the sights of green hills and mountains. As you advance closer towards Nagarkot, you’ll get a glance of the Tamang Village and their lifestyle. 

Situated 2195m above the sea level, Nagarkot is one of the nearest tourist destinations from Kathmandu. The pleasant cool weather with the boon of Mother Nature herself dubs Nagarkot as ‘the’ ideal spot for the panoramic view of The Great Himalayan Range including Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Langtang, Ganesh Himal and Mt. Manaslu along with the sunrise and sunset.

Day 05:: Trek Back to Kathmandu via changunarayan and Bhakthapur

After breakfast, you will be driven back to Kathmandu via Bhaktapur & Changunarayan. Explore the City of Devotees, which houses Bhaktapur Durbar Square & the oldest temple of Nepal, Changunarayan. Both these sites are UNESCO Wolrd Heritage Sites. After this your tour concludes .You can enjoy freelancing around the city as the time provides.

Day 06:: Depart Kathmandu

Our representative will escort to the airport for the final see off to your onward destination. Have a safe flight and visit Nepal time and again we have much more to show.

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