Shivapuri - Nagarkot Trek Overview
Shivapuri Nagarkot Trek is an ideal short trip around the Kathmandu valley hill ridge. It is the right trek for those who don't prefer to go to the high altitude but still want to explore the Himalayan views. The trail of Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking is covered by the dense woods of the Shivapuri National Park, which is awesome. Walking through the isolated route and passing the ethnic Tamang villages, you reach Nagarkot, which is an exotic Himalayan viewpoint.
The initial schedule of the trip allows you to the delighting cultural attractions of the temples and stupas in Kathmandu. Our trekking itinerary on the Shivapuri Nagarkot trail commences from Budhanilakantha, which is one of the entry points of the national park. The waterfalls on the route are outstanding and the trail leads you straight uphill eventually the isolated part of the trail begins. This route is also exclusive to mountain biking. The pristine forest and the rustic setting make the trek remarkable. Trekking via Chisapani, the trek connects Nagarkot, which is an exotic destination for nature lovers. The Himalayan views of Langtang range,Manaslu, Everest view, Ganesh Himal, and Rolwaling peaks can be explored from Nagarkot. The trek continues to Dhulikhel and you drive back to Kathmandu.
It is advantageous to witness the picturesque setting of nature on the Shivapuri Nagarkot Trek. Due to the short itinerary, even time-bounded travelers can enjoy this trek before flying back home. Even if you can't fit in the high altitude, this is a perfect trip for you. On the other hand, you will get an opportunity to explore ethnic lifestyles and their social customs.
There is no boundary of best seasons for the Shivapuri Nagarkot Trekking. Although the best seasons include spring and autumn, you can enjoy the trip in winter and also in the monsoon. Customizing the trip according to your preference makes the trek amazing and adaptable. Adventure Club Trek operates this trip with everyday departure by professional trekking guides, accepting the last-minute booking. Please, do not hesitate to put on your query if you have any about the trip.
Meals During the Hiking
The facilities en route to around ridge is well developed. You can enjoy typical Nepali food, different ethnic cuisines as well as all types of international cuisine (Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Indian, etc.) from pizza and Chips to apple pie. You can even enjoy hot chocolates, a variety of bread, a variety of drinks, and snacks. Breakfast of the day will be provided from the teahouse/lodge menu where you spent your night. Lunch will be served on the way to the destination, and dinner, and breakfast in the teahouse where you will spend the night. A welcome dinner, a farewell dinner, and breakfast will be provided during your stay in Kathmandu.
Accommodation During the Treks
All accommodations for Valley Ridge trek are in hotel/lodges on a twin sharing basis included in the trip cost and are chosen based on the standard of hygiene, the standard of service and food, location, etc. During the trip, you will spend three nights in a 3-star hotel, We will be staying in a three-star hotel in Kathmandu, and during your trekking, you will spend 2 nights in a standard hotel/guesthouse. If you are a solo traveler, you will share a room with someone else of the same sex of your group. If you prefer a single room, you may indicate your preference and get single rooms on request by paying a single supplement cost.