Chisapani Nagarkot Trekking offers a perfect blend of cultural insights and the natural magnificence of spectacular snow-capped panoramic mountain views during sunrise and sunset that makes it an ideal short and easy trekking holiday in Nepal. Chisapani Nagarkot Trekking can be done in just six days including your arrival and departure day but to explore more around popular Namobuddha Monastery, Dhulikhel, and Bhaktapur sightseeing, we do have an extended version of this trek which is Chisapani Nagarkot Namobudhha Trekking.
Our Chisapani Nagarkot Trek begins as you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport and visit around UNESCO world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley. Initially, we go for a short drive towards Sundarijal; which is a popular picnic spot for locals living at the center of the city. As we move ahead, we pass through several stone steps. And the bank of rivers, striking waterfalls, river dams, and beautiful rhododendron forests.
Observing the cultural mix settlements of Gurungs, Brahmins, and Sherpas around the trails, we arrive at Chisapani. After trekking for approximately seven hours from Chauki Bhanjyang, we arrive at Nagarkot. During clear sky, large Himalayan ranges from Dhaulagiri, Manaslu to Mt. Everest, and even Kanchenjunga are visible. We will wake up early in the morning to view the magical sunrise panoramic views Himalayas. Then, you have an option to either visit the nearby world heritage site of Changu Narayan temple; and return to Kathmandu.
Chisapani Nagarkot is a short and easy trekking trip suitable for every travel lover who loves to experience the amazing vista of nature, enjoy great Himalayan views, and witness the culture and tradition of local inhabitants. Join Chisapani Nagarkot Trek with Nepal Mountain trekkers. Contact us for booking and further inquiries.
If this itinerary doesn’t suit your requirement or if you want to customize it, please feel free to contact us. This trek could be customized as per your required time frame and budget limits.
Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel ::
As soon as you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport and complete the immigration process, our representative waiting for you at the airport with a private vehicle will redirect you to the hotel. After getting refreshments, you can go for an evening walk around Thamel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2 : Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing::
Before starting our Chisapani Nagarkot Trekking, we go for cultural sightseeing around UNESCO world heritage sites at Kathmandu valley. Initiating with Kathmandu Durbar Square, we visit, Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, and Pashupatinath Temple that offers a great insight into rich cultural, traditional and religious values. We return back to our hotel after completing Kathmandu valley Sightseeing. Overnight stay at the hotel (Hotel Green Horizon) in Kathmandu.
Day 3 : Drive to Sundarijal and Trek to Chisapani::
We have our early meal at the hotel and head for an hour’s drive towards Sundarijal which is also the starting point of our trek and a well-known picnic spot for locals of Kathmandu valley. As we climb gradually through the stone steps of Sundarijal along the riverbank of Bagmati River, we encounter a striking waterfall, temple, walking through refreshing forests, and enter Shivapuri National Park. Then crossing a small dam, we make our way towards Chisapani where we get great views of mountains, landscapes, and a chance to explore Sherpa villages.
Day 4 : Chisapani to Nagarkot::
Our day starts after we wake up early in the morning, and prepare ourselves for today’s walk from Chisapani to Nagarkot. Making our way through refreshing rhododendron forests inside Shivapuri National Park, we do a quick stop at Jule, and relax for a while. We slowly head further and arrive at the scenic hilltop of Nagarkot offering excellent views of the Himalayan range which are best viewed during sunrise and sunsets. Finally, our day ends with a beautiful sunrise at Nagarkot over the Himalayas.
Day 5 : Nagarkot to Changu Narayan and Drive to Kathmandu::
Today, we wake up early in the morning before dawn for capturing the wonderful sunrise views over the snow-capped mountains. After viewing beautiful sunrise panoramas, we make our way towards the ancient pilgrimage site of Changunarayan temple. In this way, we get back to Kathmandu taking a short drive.
Day 6 : Departure Day::
With all the memories and sweet times, you will be taken to the Airport by our representative on our Private Vehicle from where you will catch a flight to your own destination.