Kathmandu Valley Hiking

  • 2023-06-30
  • by Amrit Chhetri

The Kathmandu Valley offers excellent short trekking routes, which can be an excellent introduction to treks for travelers in a short time. The Hiking in Kathmandu Valley can all be completed in one day, but extensions for two or three days trips are always possible and easily find accommodation. Kathmandu Valley Hiking, Hiking in Kathmandu Valley is also known as Kathmandu Rim Valley Hiking.

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Kathmandu Valley Hiking

Kathmandu Valley hiking is for people who have short time and are interested in fast hiking around in Kathmandu and fit for old age people, students, for modest warm-up trekking like Everest Annapurna Trekking PackagesKathmandu Valley Trekking gives travelers the best opportunity to observe the rich Nepalese local culture, tradition, and lifestyle from the closet quarter and intermingle with the locals. We Himalayan Asia Treks and Expedition P Ltd arrange Kathmandu Valley Rim Trekking as per traveler's request and holiday schedule.

Most famous places in Kathmandu Valley Trekking:

Hike around Shivapuri

The Shivapuri place form the northern rim of the Kathmandu Valley. The Shivapuri area provides much of the city's drinking water and the forests and high point of the ridge at 2732 m. This trek offers a stunning view of the city and its outskirts. Most of the route is through unspoiled old-growth forests of oak, rhododendron, and beech. In sometimes, hikers can see spot deer, monkeys, jackals, and others animals. The trek starts from Sundarijal to Budhanilkantha, where you can use public and private transport. Accommodation and foods are available in the Shivapuri area. Nowadays, most organic resorts are available in this area. Shivapuri is one of the best places for short hiking from Kathmandu or a one-day hiking tour in Kathmandu.

Hiking Godawari to Phulchoki 

The hiking Godawari to Phulchoki is one of the excellent hiking packages in Nepal. The highest point of the Kathmandu valley is the hill is Phulchoki 2762 m. From Phulchoki, you can see the fantastic Kathmandu valley. At the starting point of this hike are Godawari, National Botanical Gardens, and the small-town area. The heavily wooded slopes of Phulchoki are renowned for the large variety of birds and butterflies to be seen. To reach Godawari, private and public transport is available.

Hiking Kirtipur to Champadevi 

One of the best hiking packages in Nepal is to the hilltop of Champadevi, on the southern rim of the valley makes an enjoyable outing. Unfortunately, the hill overshadows the historic settlement of Kirtipur, one of the last of the Newar strongholds to be defeated by King Prithivi Narayan Shah. The top point is 2278 m., but the one from Kirtipur is most interesting. The hiking route starts just beyond the Thai Buddhist Temple at Naya Bazar. The top is marked by a small Buddhist Stupa and makes a perfect lunch spot. To reach Kirtipur, public and private transport are available.

Hiking around Nagarjun 

Nagarjun hiking is one of the nearest hiking routes in Nepal. The route starts from Balaju and climbs steeply for perhaps 30-40 minutes but then levels off and passes through some delightful forest, a mixture of pine and oak with some bamboo in places. There are reputed to be wild bears, leopards, and bears in the woods, but the number of hikers using this trail probably keeps them well hidden. More correctly known as Jamachok, the hilltop shrine is thought to be the meditation place of the Buddhist sage Nagarjun who visited the area while Kathmandu Valley was still a lake. Several meditation caves are still to be seen on the hillside, the most obvious of which is located a few hundred meters north of the starting point.

Hiking Nagarkot to Changunarayan

The famous place for sunrise and sunset with a fantastic view of different snow-capped Himalayan; Nagarkot. Nagarkot is one of the best destinations for many travelers. From Nagarkot and vice versa, there are many short hiking trails towards Changunarayan or Bhaktapur. On the way to the trail, there are many small villages where you can learn some local culture and lifestyle. Changunarayan is one of the best destinations for travelers. From Changunarayan, public and private transport is available.

Company Profile

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