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Horizon Hike Around Kathmandu    

8 Days    Kathmandu   USD $495    Kathmandu  
Duration : 8  Days
Grading : Easy
Max Altitude : 2175
Starts at : Kathmandu
End at : Kathmandu
Best Season : Mar-May, Sep-Nov

Overview

Horizon Hike Around Kathmand is combine trip with Hike to hills and cultural city tour. This guided trip starts from Kathmandu and ends after 8 days in Bhaktapur.
The hike starts from Kakani through Nagi Gumba, Chisapani to Nagarkot. In the hike, will visit many different Temples, Monasteries, the village of different ethnic people of the place like Gurungs, Tamangs, Brahmans, Kshatriyas. Feel immersed with their culture and life style and culture of smiling even the life is in hardship. Beautiful alpine scenery to the magnificent Himalayan panorama particularly of the Ganesh Himal and Langtang Himal massif. Other peaks that can be closely seen from Kakani, Siranchaur, Chisopani are: Gaurishangkar 7,134m, Chobabamare 6,109m, Manaslu 8,163m, Himalchuli 7,893m, Annapurna 8,091m, Langtang 7,205m and Shisapangma over 8,000m, and several other peaks.

After Hike, you will visit Bhaktapur, known as City of Art & Culture and you will be staying in this city for a night and feel the defferance making tour with us.

TRIP HIGHTLIGHTS

  • Explore Bhaktapur, the City of “Art & Culture”
  • Get immersed yourself with Thakuri, Tamang, Gurung and Newar culture
  • Sunset & Sunrise view
  • Panorama views of Himalaya ( Ganesh Himal & Langtang mountain range )
  • Easy Hike through off the beaten path

Itinerary

Day 1: Welcome to Kathmandu


We welcome you in Kathmandu international airport and transfer to Hotel by private car. Freshness & rest. Depending on time & your sleepiness, short visit of downtown with our local guide.

The first evening in Kathmandu, we offer you Nepali kitchen as welcome dinner and brief about the program.

Day 2: Explore Cultural heritage of Kathmandu & Patan


Sightseeing tours to Patan Durbar square, Swayambu Stupa (Monkey Temple), Pashupatinath, Bouda Stupa with city tour guide.

Day 3: Drive a little bit and Hike around Kathmandu


After breakfast in Hotel, we drive 29 km to reach Kakani. It will take about one hours.We will stard an easy trek along with forests of rhododendron, isolated hamlets, and small mountain villages, birds, animals and breathtaking landscapes.


Day 4: Trek to Nagi Gumba & meet the Monk


Breakfast with magnificent view of Himalayas. After breakfast we start trek Nagi Gumba, a monastery in a hill from where you can see outstanding view of Kathmandu valley. The trek goes along with pine and rhododendron forests, isolated settlements and Temples and Monasteries. Stopping at Tokha is a short break to see day-to-day life activities of locals. It is less explored area and off the beaten route to Nagi Gumba.
 


Day 5: Trek to Chisopani


Trek goes uphill to Shivapuri national park walking through pine and rhododendron forests. Small Temples and Monasteries with breathtaking landscapes come across the national park. Friendly villagers of  Tamangs and Brahmins/ Kshatriyas offer fascinating glimpse of traditional rural life. Langtang and Gosainkunda Himals (mountains) smile on us and we capture them in our camera while trekking up to Chispani.


Day 6: Trek to Nagarkot & View the Mt. Everest


Walking about 4 to 5 hours we reach to Nagarkot, very popular tourist destination for long range panoramic views of Himalayas including Mt. Everest. It is in 2175m high from sea level where we can enjoy sunset and sunrise view. This are villages of Thakuri Tamang, Gurung, Brahmin, Kshatriya and and their farm village life style in hilly region and view the green valley.
 


Day 7: Feel like local & Explore the City of Art & Culture


After enjoying with nature in Nagarkot, we drive back to Bhaktapur, an ancient city of Art & culture. Layaku Durbar Square, Nyatpola, 55 wodden windows palace, Dattatraya Temples, Potery Square are places to visit. Kamal-Pokhari, Shiddha- Pokhara are very interesting manmade ponds to visit in Bhaktapur. More than this you will immerse yourself with Newar native and their material culture staying over night in this city.
This evening, we offer you farewell dinner and review our trip together. Either transfer to airport or join another trip is your decision.

Day 8: Transfer to airport for final departure


  

FAQ

Is it possible to book this trip same day?
Yes, you can book this trip same day
Is it possible to customize this trip?
Yes, this possible.
Does it need to pay full amount at time of booking?
No, it need not to pay full amount at time of booking. You can Pay at least  30 to 50% at the time of booking and rest of all you have at pay before starting the trip.

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