Chisapani-Nagarkot Trekking-3 days
A rewarding short trekking in Nepal near Kathmandu Valley, Chisapani-Nagarkot Trekking encompasses the most pleasant walk via Shivapuri National park experiencing serene nature and wilderness and the most stunning sunrise and mountain view from Chisapani and Nagarkot. Chisapani- Nagarkot Trekking begins from Sundarijal and ends at Nagarkot.
The walk via deep rhododendron and other species trees and the picturesque traditional settlements takes us to Chisapani. It is 2 hours walk from Sundarijal to Chisapani.
Chisapani is a beautiful village located atop hill inside Shivapuri National Park. Chisapani is popular viewpoint near Kathmandu for mountain views and sunrise. We spend a night at Chisapani and enjoy organic country meals and relax.
The next day, we head for Nagarkot. The trail is entirely based in Shivapuri National Park. We experience the most natural flavor of serenity and wilderness while trekking via lush forest.
We arrive at Nagarkot and enjoy luxury accommodation at star hotel or resort. Next morning, we climb to the Nagarkot tower for Sunrise and mountain views. We capture stunning sunrise and mountain summits including the top of the world, Mt. Everest from Nagarkot. At the end we have our breakfast and drive back to Kathmandu.
- Trekking into the core wilderness in Shivapuri National Park
- Mountain lifestyle and people
- Stunning sunrise and mountain views from Chisaani and Nagarkot
We will offer three star accommodations in Kathmandu and Nagarkot . If you want to upgrade the accommodation, you have to pay some extra. Mountain accommodation during the trekking days will be very ordinary and basic. All accommodation will be on twin sharing basis. For Single supplementary, one has to pay extra. We spend the night at lodges and guesthouses. We occasionally get attached bathrooms. eNepaltour Pvt. Ltd. tries its best to book the A grade accommodation in the mountain prior to the trekking unlike other populated regions.
We provide only breakfast in Kathmandu and during the trekking days. In the trekking days, you pick up the item mentioned in the menu at the lodge or guesthouse and you will enjoy it. Sometimes, in a big group, you may have buffet service too. This takes place especially in peak season (Sept-Nov). Breakfast will be provided at the guesthouse where we spent the night, lunch somewhere in the middle of the next destination and dinner at the guesthouse where we stay tonight. We offer you typical organic Nepali cushion which are really amazing.
Best Time to Travel
Autumn (Sept. to Nov.) and spring (March to May) are the best time for Trekking. The weather is delightful and pleasant during autumn. The mountain views are astonishing.
The hills are wrapped with beautiful flowering rhododendron during spring. Mjaority of the trekkers find Spring best time for Chisapani- Nagarkot Trekking since they love to see flowering rhododendron.
Winter( Dec-Feb) will be very harsh due to cold and cloudy weather which hide the mountain peaks.
Summer will be too hot for some trekkers. Heavy rainfall occurs and disturbs the transportation and even walk in the mountain.
Physical Condition and Experience
Those who can walk 3-4 hours in the mountain trail can do this trek. Chisapani Nagarkot Trekking is a short and easy trek in Langtang region Trekking . Regular exercise, jogging and short hiking enhance your stamina and confidence. No prior trekking experience and technical skills are required for Chisapani- Nagarkot Trekking. However, these prior skills will be an asset for it.
Getting to the trailhead and Away
We drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal for 1 hour. Sundarijal is the beginning point of Chisapani- Nagarkot Trekking. We end our Chisapani-Nagarkot trekking at Nagarkot and drive back to Kathmandu.
Threats and Safety
We do not face any kind of terrible threats during this trekking. There is no any slippery and steep trail. While passing through Langtang National Park, we are to walk in group in order to avoid wild animals attack. It doesn’t mean that the wild animals attack people.
Report to you trekking leader or guide if you have any health inconveniences. You will immediately be helped. Drink plenty of hot drinks and do not smoke in the higher elevation.
Note: If you have serious health problem, please consult doctor or inform us before departure to the trailhead.
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Day 01: Drive to Sundarijal and Trek to Chisapani ( 30 min drive and 2 hrs hike) 2100m
We drive from our hotel to Sundarijal after breakfast. We meet our team at Sundarijal and begin our hiking. We hike via lush forest and traditional settlement. We need to get our permits checked at Sundarijal. As we ascend, we can see whole Kathmandu valley. Actually, we will be hiking into Shivapuri National Park for the whole days till we get to Chisapani. Overnight at Chispani.
Day 02: Trek to Nagarkot ( 4 hrs trek) 2175m
We view stunning sunrise and mountain summits include Langtang and Lirung from Chisapani and begin our trekking to Nagarkot. We follow the road into Shivapuri National Park. We trek via deep forest and green meadows. Nature lovers will find today’s trek absolutely beautiful. We meet friendly people and have insight of their culture. The final section of the today’s trail is an ascent. This ascent lasts for half an hour. Overnight at Nagarkot.
Day 03: Go for sunrise and drive back to Kathmandu. (20 min walk and 1.30 hrs drive)
We rise early in the morning for sunrise. We walk to the view tower and celebrate stunning sunrise and mountain views including the top of the world, Mt. Everest. We capture the moment in our cameras and trek back to hotel. We have breakfast and then drive back to Kathmandu via Bhaktapur, Changunarayan. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Duration: 2 nights/3 days
Trip Grade: Easy
Destination: Nepal, Asia
Group Size: 1- 14 pax
Arrival On: Kathmandu
Departure From: Kathmandu
Best Season: All round the year
Elevation: 1400-2100-2175 m