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Chisapani -Nagarkot Hiking

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Trip Code : DH/H-02
Destination : Chisapani - Nagarkot
Duration : 9 Days
Grading : Easy-Moderate grading info
Best Season : October to April and June to September

Chisapani to Nagarkot Hiking is one of the popular destinations which offers 6-days short hike in the ridge of the Kathmandu valley, and the route of this hike is one of the most famous in Nepal. Chisapani to Nagarkot hiking is easy and short hiking on the eastern side of Kathmandu, which provides you an opportunity to hike in the forest. Chisapani to Nagarkot Hiking is one of the best-hiking destinations in the world. Encounter with Nepalese inhabitants and the Hidden Valley. Nagarkot, one of the popular destination to view impressive mountain range and sunrise and sunset, which let you to have a great view of the Himalayas, including Annapurna, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Langtang, Dorje Lakpa and Gauri Shanker, Everest and many more. Sunrise in the background of the Himalayas is one of the best spectacular to view and experience. Another famous place Dhulikhel, which is filled with a plethora of cultural diversities, interesting traditional practices, lush vegetation and varieties of bird species.

This Chisapani to Nagarkot adventurous hiking officially begin the short drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal and enter into the Shivapuri National Park, a youngest National park and you will hike around 5 to 6 hours up to Chisapani, which offers you amazing high many Himalayas views. Then we will hike to Nagarkot, which is one of the most famous viewpoints to view the sunrise and sunset along with stunning Himalayan vistas such as; Annapurna, Dorje Lakpa, Langtang, Gauri Shanker, Ganesh Himal and many more. Nagarkot is one of the beautiful places which is situated at the altitude of 2211m above the sea level. Then after we will also visit Chagunarayan Temple, which is also enlisted in the world UNESCO heritage site. And finally, we will return back to Kathmandu.
Short Itinerary
Day 01: Kathmandu arrival
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Day 03: Kathmandu to Sundarijal and trek to Chisapani (2100m)
Day 04: Chisapani to Nagarkot (2175m) 6-8 hours, Overnight Hotel.
Day 05: Nagarkot to Dhulikhel.
Day 06: Dhulikhel to Navo Budhha to Balthali.
Day 07: Balthali to Panuti and drive back to Kathmandu.
Day 08: Kathmandu rest day and farewell dinner
Day 09: Final Destination




  • Short and easy hiking
  • Panorama view of the Himalayas including Annapurna, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Langtang, Dorje Lakpa and Gauri Shanker, Everest and many more.
  • Hidden Valley view
  • Green/brown mountain view
  • Impressive sunrise and sunset view
  • Encounter native settlement and their unique culture and traditions
  • Visit cultural diversities

Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu

Our representative will welcome you at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu and he/ she will transfer you to your hotel in Thamel Kathmandu where you can rest and be fresh. In the evening, you will join cultural dinner in the hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2 : Sightseeing in the Kathmandu and preparation for hike.

As morning rises, after early breakfast, we will manage you to visit major world heritage sites such as Pashupatinath Temple, a sacred site for Hindu and Buddhist. Syambhunath temple famous for sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley, Royal Kathmandu Durbar Square, and largest Boudhanath Stupa through the world. In the evening, you need to be well prepared for the next day hike. Overnight at hotel.

Day 3 : Kathmandu to Sundarijal and trek to Chisapani (2100m)

As you will arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, our representative will greet you and he/she will transfer you to your hotel, where you can be fresh and do some rest. After some rest, you will drive around 45 minutes from Kathmandu to Sundarijal which is situated at the altitude of the 1350m. And you will trek around four hours which will take you to the beautiful place called Chisopani, which offers you amazing high many Himalayas vistas. The trail will follow Shivapuri Watershed and Wildlife Reserve. Then you will encounter with native settlement called Tamang and finally, you will reach to the Chisapani. Overnight at Chisapani. 

Day 4 : Chisapani to Nagarkot 2175m 6-8 hours.

Next morning, before early breakfast, you will hike from Chisapani to Nagarkot. Around 6 to 7 hours hike will take you to one of the best places from where you will enjoy northern mountain views and stunning sunrise. The way to the Nagarkot, you will pass Chauki Bhajang and leads you to the most popular tourist destination and enjoy Himalayas ranges; Dhaulagiri, Everest, Kanchenjunga and awe-inspiring majesty and beauty of nature. Overnight at Nagarkot.

Day 5 : Nagarkot to Dhulikhel.


Today, early in the morning, you will have a breakfast with the fascinating and mesmerizing view of sunrise and you will head towards Dhulikhel. Around 4 to 6 hours hike will provide you the exotic feeling of being close to the nature and culture of the village along with the awe-inspiring majesty and beauty of dramatic mountain views. The genital trail toward Dhulikhel offers you to explore the natural beauty and have an exhilarating and enriching experience. Overnight at Dhulikhel.

Day 6 : Dhulikhel to Navo Budhha to Balthali.

In this day, early in the morning after having breakfast, we will head towards NamoBuddha which is situated at the altitude of 1982m. Around 3 hours from Dhulikhel, takes us to the amazing legend Buddha which commemorated by an ancient stone slab and a stupa and enchanting Balthali Village, which offers us an excellent mountains vista and the further trail leads us to the Balthali. Overnight at the Balthali. 

Day 7 : Balthali to Panuti and drive back to Kathmandu

Today, early in the morning after having breakfast, we will depart Balthali and heads towards Panuti which is situated between the Punyamata and Roshi streams. Panauti is a Newari village, which is also famous for three-tiered Indreshwor Mahadev. Still, it is believed that Indreshwor Mahadev has an original structure which is raised in 1294AD. After exploring Panauti, we will drive back to Kathmandu and enjoy the farewell party in the evening and stay overnight at Kathmandu hotel.

Day 8 : Kathmandu rest day and Farewell dinner.

Today you will rest and recall all the memories which you were captured during the trek. Today you can do some shopping in the vibrant Thamel market and in the evening, you can enjoy farewell dinner in the Nepali restaurant which represent typical Nepal culture. Then overnight you will stay in the same hotel.

Day 9 : Final Destination

Our tour comes to an end this day. A representative will help you to reach you towards your final destination.

What's included

  •  Airport Pick up and Drop BY Private Vehicle.
  •  4 Nights Hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast.
  •  Accommodation and Food during the hike( Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner and Tee / Coffee each meal).
  •  National park entry permits and TIMS Permit.
  •  Guide/ Porter/ Other supporting Staff during the trek and necessary Equipment Insurance and ground transport for Staff.
  •  All Ground Transportation Charge.
  •  Medicine kit.
  •  All Nepal Government Tax and Service Charge.

What's not included

  •  Drink bills (alcoholic drinks, mineral water, cold drinks), cigarettes.
  •  Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
  •  Client’s personal insurance.
  •  Personal Equipment.
  •  All personal expenses.
  •  Rescue charge.
  •  Tips, donations and Temple/ Monastery entry fee.
  •  Excess baggages charges in domestic flights.


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Client Reviews

Ich habe diese Jahr bereits meine vierte Tour mit Hari und seinem Team gemacht. Diesmal ging es ins Tsumtal und rund um den Manaslu. Es war wie immer eine tolle Tour. Hari ist ein sehr guter,  verantwortungsvoller und sehr umsichtiger Guide. Auch die Trägermannschaft war wie immer top!
Ich kann Hari und sein Team uneingeschränkt empfehlen. Hari spricht sehr gut deutsch und englisch. Es ist sehr unkompliziert, eine Reise mit ihm zu planen. Das kann bequem schon von zu Hause über Mailkontakt organisiert werden. Den Hin- und Rückflug haben wir selber gebucht, um alles andere vor Ort hat sich Hari gekümmert und dieses -wie immer- bestens organisiert.
Vielen Dank an Hari und die Jungs und bis zum nächsten Mal!



We made the Langtang Trek with Charming Guide Adventure Trek (Gosainkund included) and travelled through Mustang – also known as the former kingdom of Lo.  We will always think of these two trips as an unforgettable experience. Our special thanks to our ever cheerful mountain guide Mr Hari Kumar Khatri and his competent crew. But also the unique landscape of Nepal, the wonderful villages and the very polite Nepalese people rendered these trips a truly memorable experience.We enjoyed our treks from the very start to the very end and went home wishing to come back soon. No wonder that we have already booked our next journey - the Manaslu trek is waiting for us and we are looking forward to it



​Wir haben mit Charming Guide Adventure Trek den Langtang-Trek mit Gosainkund gemacht und waren auch im ehemaligen Königreich Mustang unterwegs. Beide Male war es ein Erlebnis, das uns ein Leben lang in allerbester Erinnerung bleiben wird. Die Einzigartigkeit dieser unvergesslichen Reisen lag zum einen Teil an der stets gut gelaunten und kompetenten Crew mit Bergführer Hari Kumar Khatri, zum anderen Teil an der unvergleichlichen Landschaft Nepals, den wunderbaren Dörfern und den höflichen Menschen dort. Vom ersten bis zum letzten Tag unserer Treks haben wir uns wohlgefühlt und gingen mit dem Gefühl nach Hause, unbedingt wiederkommen zu wollen.  Kein Wunder deshalb, dass wir auch dieses Jahr bereits einen Trek gebucht haben. Die Manaslu-Umrundung wartet schon auf uns und wir auf sie…

Manfred Bock

Memmingen Germany


Charming Guide Adventure Trek Pvt. Ltd. 
Dakshinkali-5, Kathmandu, Nepal

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