Nagarkot is a popular day trip for its clear mountain views. A small town on the eastern edge of the Kathmandu Valley is popular for its sunrise and sunset views of the Himalaya. On a clear day, it’s possible to see Mount Everest to the northeast and the Annapurna ranges to the northwest. There are many places to stay within Nagarkot and cultural attractions, too. Highlights: • Bhaktapur sightseeing • Nagarkot view tower • Sunrise & sunset • Panoramic mountain views • Cultural & lifestyle
Bhaktapur Durbar Square sightseeing on the way to Nagarkot.
Kathmandu- Nagarkot- Kathmandu drive by private car.
Hiking around the Nagarkot.
Entry/Admission - Nagarkot View Tower
Accommodation included: 1 night
One experience guide.
What to Expect
Day 1: Bhaktapur sightseeing.Drive to Nagarkot.
Stop At: Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Bhaktapur 00977-1-4701148 Nepal Bhaktapur Durbar Square contains many showpieces art, architecture and historical monuments among them we are going to discover some of the prominent sites which are the palace of 55 windows, Golden Gate, National art gallery, Nyatpole, Pottery Square etc. Bhaktapur Durbar Square is one of the biggest palace in Kathmandu valley. It is also one of World heritage sites in Nepal. Mostly in the town we see Newari people, their culture and arts crafted in the windows, etc. in the daily using stuffs. Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Nagarkot, Nagarkot, Bagmati Zone, Central Region Drive to Nagarkot. The Nagarkot is edge of Kathmandu valley there are various places that offer great mountain views, but Nagarkot is generally held to be the best. Nagarkot is a popular tourist resort of Nepal. It is situated 32 km east of Kathmandu at an altitude of 2175 meter above sea level. Dedicated mountain watchers make their way up to this resort village and stay overnight in the hotel, and then rise at dawn to see the sun rise over the Himalaya. From Nagarkot the panorama of the major peaks of eastern and central Nepal can be seen including Mt. Everest (8848m) and Langtang Himal. Overnight at hotel in Nagarkot.
Duration: 1 hour
No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: overnight at 3-star hotel
Day 2: Nagarkot sunrise. Hike/drive to Nagarkot view tower. Drive back to Kathmandu.
Stop At: Nagarkot View Tower, Bageshwori-Nagarkot Rd, Mahamanjushree Nagarkot 44812 Nepal Nagarkot sunrise view in Himalayas. Breakfast in Nagarkot hotel. After catching the beautiful sunrise over the Himalayan peaks. Hike to the view tower. Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region Drive one hour Nagarkot to Kathmandu. Onward your journey. Duration: 1 hour
Meals included: • No accommodation included on this day.