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Explore Nepal's Rich Heritage and Scenic Beauty with the Kathmandu Heritage Tour and Chisapani Nagarkot Trek.
If you're a traveler with limited time but a desire to experience the beauty of Nepal, the Kathmandu Heritage Tour with Chisapani Nagarkot Trek is the ideal choice. This trek, located just northeast of Kathmandu Valley, offers a delightful journey through Nepal's countryside.
Starting from Sundari Jal in the northeast part of the valley and concluding in the historic town of Bhaktapur, this trek takes you through lush green jungles within the Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park. Along the way, you'll pass through charming farming villages where you can immerse yourself in the local Tamang culture and lifestyle, surrounded by verdant woodlands, ancient temples, and terraced farmland.
Your trek begins in Sundarijal and ends in Bhaktapur. Nagarkot, known for its spectacular sunrise and sunset views of the Himalayas, is a highlight of this journey. On clear days, you'll be mesmerized by breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayan range, including Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Ganchyanpo, Dorjelapkpa, Chobabhumari, Gauri Shankar, and even the mighty Mt. Everest in the far east.
This short trek is perfect for those with few days, including seminar or conference attendees, as it offers a taste of Nepal's natural beauty, village life, cultural heritage, traditions, and local beliefs.
During this journey, you'll traverse lush landscapes and terraced farms and meet friendly Nepalese Tamang and Newar communities. The Langtang Himalayan, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar, and other majestic mountains in the north and east will leave you with lifetime memories.
Nepal stands in the heart of the Himalayas. The Kathmandu Heritage Tour with Nagarkot-Chisapani Trekking is a unique opportunity to explore Nepal's history and visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Kathmandu Valley. Additionally, you'll embark on a scenic trek to witness the stunning Himalayan vistas. This comprehensive adventure promises an unforgettable experience.
The Kathmandu Heritage Tour with Nagarkot-Chisapani Trekking blends cultural exploration with Himalayan adventure. Whether you're a history enthusiast, nature lover, or avid trekker, this journey offers a chance to discover Nepal's cultural and natural treasures. It's a perfect fusion of history, culture, and natural beauty, providing a glimpse into the soul of Nepal.
Your trip day starts today when you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Upon your arrival, you will be received by our representative at the airport. He will be carrying a signboard with our company’s name on it. Then you will be transferred to the tour hotel and checked in. A trip briefing will follow later today and the time will be notified to you by the representative who picks you up from the airport. We will come to meet and brief you about the trip at the fixed time. Until then just relax or explore a bit of surrounding.
We take you for a day tour of cultural heritage monuments in Kathmandu valley after breakfast. The tour will give you a mixed insight on history, culture, art, architecture, and spirituality of Kathmandu valley. The sites include; Swoyambhunath aka Monkey Temple: The oldest of all sites in Kathmandu valley, Swoyambhunath is an important Buddhist spiritual site having the history over two thousand years old. This site has gained a popular name as monkey temple as this small forested hill is a good habitat for hundreds of monkeys. The visit there will heighten your spiritual and cultural experience. Patan City including Patan Durbar Square: A tour to medieval city of Patan gives you a great insight about ethnic Newari culture, Buddhist spirituality, religious harmony, art, and architecture while you stroll around the charismatic alleys taking you to magnificent local community squares known as Bahal and eventually leading you to an incredible medieval palace square. The monuments and skill of the local artisans displayed on those monuments in the square will stun you with their unbelievable charm. Boudhanath Stupa: The largest of its kind in the world, this magnificent stupa is a very important center of faith for the people following Tibetan Buddhism. This place is nice Circular Square with the stunning stupa in the middle of it which spreads a lot of spiritual vibrations around the atmosphere.
Your adventure day begins as you depart from Kathmandu after breakfast, driving to Sundarijal, the starting point of your trek to Chisapani. Sundarijal is about an hour's drive from Kathmandu. The trekking trail ascends until Borlang Bhanjyang, taking you through lush forests, charming Tamang villages, and terraced farmlands. You'll pass by picturesque waterfalls and enjoy the serene sounds of nature. After Lunch, you gradually climb up a small pass called Borlang Bhanjyang, reaching an altitude of 2,420 meters (7,874 feet) above sea level. After the pass, you continuously descend to Chisapani, a beautiful hilltop village where you'll settle into your accommodation. Chisapani offers stunning mountain views and a Its peaceful ambiance makes it a great location to relax after your walk.
Get up early to witness a magnificent sunrise over the Himalayan range. On clear days, you have an extended range of different Himalayan panoramic views and may even glimpse Mount Everest. After breakfast, prepare for your trek to Nagarkot. The trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot offers more stunning vistas of the Himalayas. You'll pass through forests, charming hamlets, and terraced fields. The trail is well-marked, and the walk is refreshing. Nagarkot is known for its panoramic views of the Himalayas, including stunning sunsets and sunrises. You'll have ample time to explore and soak in the natural beauty.
After another spectacular sunrise and breakfast in Nagarkot, you can hike to Changu Narayan from Nagarkot, gradually descending to Katike and then through a beautiful and serene hike to Changu. Changu Narayan is an iconic and first temple build in Kathmandu valley, and listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The walk takes you through scenic trails and lush landscapes. Tour the city of temples and be amazed by the intricate artwork. The serene surroundings and historical significance make Changu Narayan a peaceful and culturally enriching destination. After visiting Changu Narayan, continue your journey to Bhaktapur, another UNESCO World Heritage Site. Bhaktapur is renowned for its well-preserved medieval architecture, ancient palaces, and vibrant culture. Explore the Durbar Square, visit traditional pottery workshops, savor local cuisine at a cozy cafe, and return to Kathmandu.
You will be transferred to the airport as per your flight schedule. We will pick you up from the hotel three hours prior to your flight time.
The cost of the trip differs based on the services you select and the size of your group. Every trip we arrange is Reasonable and unique, recognizing that each traveller has different needs and desires.
Prepare for a desired holiday customized to whichever trip you prefer, and choose whether you are seeking an affordable adventure, a luxurious resort group, or a solo traveller. Let us plan and attend to all the particulars so your dream vacation comes true. Relax and focus on creating memorable experiences that will remain with you forever.
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