Kathmandu Nagarkot Hiking Tour

6 Days
  • Whole Year.
  • Normal
  • 2,175 m/7,136 ft (Nagarkot)
  • 3*** Accomodation in Kathmandu and Nagarkot.
  • Private Car.
  • Breakfast in Kathmandu and Nagarkot, Breakfast.
  • Private
  • 02 pax to 50 pax.
  • Provide Local guide with english language.
  • Kathmandu.


The Kathmandu Nagarkot Hiking Tour offers a perfect blend of cultural immersion and natural exploration. This 6 days tour in Nepal combines the cultural richness of Kathmandu valley with the breathtaking views of the Himalayas from the scenic hill station of Nagarkot. The bustling streets and picturesque landscapes, connected with the warmth of local communities, create the experience of a lifetime.

Dive into the heart of Nepali culture as you explore ancient temples, stupas, and palaces in Kathmandu. The city’s vibrant energy and historical landmarks offer a glimpse into Nepal’s rich heritage. Likewise, experience the serenity of nature as you hike through Nagarkot’s verdant trails. The sound of rustling leaves, chirping birds, and the gentle breeze make each step a peaceful exploration.

Join us on this short yet memorable trip to Nepal and experience the bustle of Kathmandu and the serenity of Nagarkot. Extend the trip as you wish. Our Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour 2024 bookings are open. For more information, contact us any time.

Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour itinerary:

The Kathmandu Nagarkot Hiking Tour starts with your arrival in Kathmandu. It is the capital of Nepal, with the only functioning international airport. Our team will pick you up from the airport and drop you at the hotel. On your arrival day, you will not do much. Adjust to the environment and your surroundings.

On the second day of the tour, you will explore Kathmandu and visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Monkey Temple, Pashupatinath Temple, and Boudhnath Stupa. All these are significant historical monuments in Nepal and present the rich Nepali culture, history, art, and architecture.

After exploring the bustling streets of Kathmandu, you will drive to Nagarkot, a hill station near the city. Here, you will spend two nights enjoying the peaceful surroundings and gorgeous sunrises and sunsets. You will go on short hikes to viewpoints. From the viewpoints, you may get to see views of the eastern Himalayan mountains, including Mount Everest (8,849 m/29,032 ft).

Return to Kathmandu on day five, visiting Bhaktapur Durbar Square en route. You will have the remaining time in the city free. Visit local markets and buy souvenirs. We will meet you in the late evening for a farewell dinner, which marks the end of the Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour 6 days.

How difficult is hiking in Nagarkot?

The hiking in Nagarkot is not difficult at all. You will walk on uneven terrain to reach the viewpoint and return to your hotel. The total hiking duration ranges from 2 to 4 hours. You do not need to prepare yourself for this hike. Any individual with basic health and fitness can go hiking in Nagarkot.

Is the Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour right for you?

Kathmandu Nagarkot Hiking Tour is a very short program in Nepal. It is great for travelers who are looking for a quick trip to Nepal. The journey is both culturally enriching and exciting. The Kathmandu Nagarkot tour is more sort of a leisure tour. So, if you are looking for a short and immersive experience in Nepal, you can pick the Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour package.

Why travel with The Nepal Trekking Company?

We make trips with us in Nepal safe and hassle-free. Our team will take care of your needs and stay in touch with you all the time. You can freely travel with us thanks to our professional, reliable, and friendly team of guides, drivers, and porters all around Nepal.

All of our trips, including the Kathmandu Nagarkot Hiking Tour, are well-designed, keeping the safety and comfort of our guests at the top. You will get a genuine Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour cost with top-notch service. There are no hidden costs or policies with us. You will get what you pay for.

Below are some of the perks you will get by doing the Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour 6 days with us:

  • Complimentary welcome and farewell dinners in Kathmandu
  • Free airport pick up and drop off as per the itinerary
  • Free company t-shirt and trip completion certificate
  • Flexible itineraries that are easily customizable
  • A reliable and friendly English-speaking guide and driver with a private four-wheeler for the tour duration
  • No hidden cost and top-notch service


Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Welcome dinner

Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, our dedicated team will be there to extend a warm welcome and assist you. Our representative will be waiting for you at the airport. They'll assist you with any initial queries and ensure a smooth transition from the airport.

Once you reach the hotel, our team will help you with the check-in process. You'll have a chance to freshen up and settle into your accommodation. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. Explore your surroundings and meet us in the late evening for the welcome dinner.

Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast

Begin your day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel. Our experienced guide will meet you, and together you'll embark on an exciting day tour in Kathmandu. Immerse yourself in the rich history of Kathmandu as you explore the UNESCO-listed Kathmandu Durbar Square, Monkey Temple, Pashupatinath Temple, and Boudhnath Stupa.

• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
• Modest attire is advisable for visits to religious sites.
• Your guide will provide insightful information throughout the day.

Distance: 28 km/17 miles
Duration: 1 hour
Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast

After a delicious breakfast, get ready for a scenic drive to Nagarkot. The journey takes you through picturesque landscapes, lovely villages, and terraced fields, providing glimpses of rural life in Nepal. Upon arrival, check-in at the accommodation and unwind amidst the tranquil surroundings.

The rest of the day is yours to savor the serenity of Nagarkot, enjoy leisurely walks, and witness the sunset casting a warm glow on the majestic Himalayas. The guide will be there with you to answer any of your questions and make your stay hassle-free.

*Note: If you wish, you can go for a short Everest Experience Flight early in the morning to witness the Himalayas up close. This flight does not cost much and lets you witness mountains like Sishapangma, Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Kanchenjunga, etc. This flight is not covered in this package cost.

Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast

Wake up to the crisp mountain air in Nagarkot and prepare for an exhilarating day of hiking to the viewpoint. After breakfast, you will go on a hike to the viewpoint to witness a gorgeous sunrise along with a snow-capped mountain panorama.

After the hike, return to your accommodation in Nagarkot to relax and spend the remaining day as you wish. Our team is available to cater to any additional requirements, ensuring your experience is both refreshing and memorable.

*Note: You have the option to sign up for a yoga class in the morning or evening as you prefer. Likewise, you can also visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square or explore nearby villages. Additional cost applies.

Distance: 28 km/17 miles
Duration: 1 hour
Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast

Today, you will drive back to Kathmandu, enjoying the beautiful countryside views. Upon reaching Kathmandu, the guide will drop you at the hotel. The whole day is free. We recommend you visit Patan Durbar Square and explore the medieval alleys of this part of the valley.

Likewise, visit local markets, try local delicacies, and buy souvenirs. In the late evening, we will meet for the farewell dinner and end the trip with lots of laughter and good food.

Meals: Breakfast only

After a satisfying breakfast at your hotel in Kathmandu, our team will ensure a timely transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport for your departure. We hope your time in Nepal has been filled with adventure, discovery, and a deep appreciation for the rich tapestry of this Himalayan nation. Farewell and safe travels!

Service Includes in the Cost:

  • Airport pick up and drop off by private car.
  • 03 nights standards tourist accommodation in Kathmandu with daily breakfast.
  • Kathmandu city sightseeing at UNESCO World Heritage Site with tour guide and car.
  • Kathmandu to Nagarkot and Nagarkot to Kathmandu by private car.
  • 02 nights standards tourist accommodation in Nagarkot with daily breakfast.
  • Hiking to the view point with a guide.
  • City Maps.
  • Company t-shirts.
  • Farewell dinner with cultural show.

Service Excludes:

  • Nepal Visa Fees.
  • International airfare and airport departure taxes.
  • Personal travel insurance.
  • Personal tour equipment.
  • Meals in Kathmandu and Nagarkot.
  • Miniral water, cold drinks and all the alcoholic drinks.
  • Entrance fees at UNESCO site.
  • Tips for guide and driver.

Accommodation during the Kathmandu Nagarkot Hiking tour:

During your Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour with our company, we prioritize your comfort and well-being by selecting premium three-star hotels in Kathmandu and Nagarkot. Facilities include en-suite bathrooms, complimentary Wi-Fi, on-site dining options serving local and international cuisine, and friendly staff ready to assist with any additional needs.

In Kathmandu, you’ll be accommodated in a centrally located three-star hotel that offers a perfect blend of modern amenities and cultural ambiance. The hotel provides spacious and well-designed rooms, ensuring a peaceful retreat after your explorations in the city.

In Nagarkot, our chosen three-star accommodation embraces the serene surroundings of this hill station. You’ll experience the tranquility of the Himalayan foothills while enjoying the comforts of a well-equipped hotel. The rooms feature picturesque views along with all the modern amenities.

What kind of food options are available?

During the Kathmandu Nagarkot Hiking Tour 6 days, our main goal is to introduce you to the rich flavors of Nepali cuisine, however the city’s restaurants offer an extensive range of options from around the world, allowing you to choose according to your preferences.

Nepali cuisine is characterized by its aromatic spices and unique flavors, which will be a highlight of your dining experience. These are some of the Nepali dishes that you must try: momo, dal bhat, samay baji, chatamari, bara, sel roti, sekuwa, choila, thukpa, etc.

Likewise, most of the cafes and restaurants in Kathmandu and Nagarkot offer multi-cuisine menus. Especially in Kathmandu, you will find international options ranging from Italian, Turkish, Korean, and Chinese to Indian, Japanese, Thai, and Continental dishes.

Whether you choose to savor the authenticity of local dishes or opt for global flavors, our team is available to recommend the best eateries, ensuring that your dining experiences in Kathmandu and Nagarkot are the best.

Do I need travel insurance for the Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour?

No, you do not necessarily need travel insurance for the Kathmandu Nagarkot tour, but we highly recommend it. It is to ensure you have peace of mind and financial security throughout the journey. Travel Insurance provides coverage for unforeseen events such as trip cancellations, medical emergencies, evacuation, lost or delayed baggage, and other unexpected situations.

Before your trip, carefully review the terms and coverage of your travel insurance policy to ensure it aligns with your specific needs and the nature of the Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour. If you have any questions or require assistance in selecting a suitable insurance plan, feel free to reach out to our team

Difficulties during the tour and safety:

The Kathmandu Nagarkot Hiking tour is an easy trip in Nepal. The hiking is also easy and involves walking on even terrain. Any fit individual can join us on the Kathmandu Nagarkot Hiking tour. No physical difficulty is involved in this tour. Make sure you have sturdy hiking boots and stay hydrated.

*Note: Ensure you are in good health before embarking on the tour. Carry necessary medications, and inform your guide about any pre-existing medical conditions or allergies.

Last-minute Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour booking:

For adventurers seeking a spontaneous Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour experience, we offer last-minute bookings to accommodate your travel plans. Please note the following guidelines for last-minute reservations:

  • Last-minute bookings require full payment at the time of reservation. This ensures a swift and seamless confirmation of your participation in the tour.
  • Please be aware that no refunds are available for trips booked at the last minute. Once the full payment is made, it is non-refundable, considering the immediate nature of the reservation.
  • Your booking will be confirmed only upon receipt of the complete payment. Once confirmed, you will receive all necessary details regarding your itinerary, accommodation, and meeting points.
  • Participants must be available in Kathmandu at least one day before the scheduled tour start date.
  • Provide accurate and reachable contact information during the booking process.
  • Attend a mandatory tour briefing upon arrival in Kathmandu. This session will cover important details, safety guidelines, and any adjustments to the itinerary.

Packing checklist:

Below, we have made a comprehensive packing checklist for the Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour 6 days:

  • Hiking boots/shoes
  • Moisture-wicking socks
  • Hiking pants: Lightweight and quick-drying
  • Long-sleeve shirts
  • T-shirts: Breathable and comfortable
  • Fleece jacket or insulated layer
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Sun hat and beanie
  • Gloves
  • Daypack
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Sunglasses
  • Multi-tool or knife (optional)
  • First aid kit
  • Prescription medications
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera or smartphone
  • Power bank
  • Adapter: Nepal uses Type C, D, and M sockets.
  • Passport and visa
  • Local currency
  • Credit/debit cards
  • Toothbrush, toothpaste, and floss
  • Travel-sized toiletries: Shampoo, soap, and personal hygiene items.
  • Quick-dry towel
  • Snacks
  • Small lock
  • Notebook and pen
  • Ziplock bags: Keep items organized and dry.
Why is Nagarkot famous?

Nagarkot is a popular hill station near Kathmandu where both local and international tourists love to visit for a quick getaway. This place offers a stunning sunrise along with views of the eastern Himalayan mountains, including Everest, on clear days.

Which month is best for Nagarkot?

October to April are the best months to visit Nagarkot because of the clear weather and the best road conditions. Likewise, the mountain views are also fantastic in these months. From June to September, the rainfall, and cloudy sky make the trip not worth it unless you love rain.

How high is Nagarkot Hill?

Nagarkot is located 2,175 meters above sea level. It is situated at the edge of Kathmandu valley.

Can I see Mount Everest from Nagarkot, Nepal?

Yes, you can see Mount Everest from Nagarkot, Nepal. However, the sky has to be clear to see the view of Everest and other eastern Himalayan ranges.

Does Nagarkot have snow?

Yes, snow falls in Nagarkot during the winter months (December to February). During the snowfall, the hill station gets quite crowded by the locals.

How to get from Kathmandu to Nagarkot?

To reach from Kathmandu to Nagarkot, you can hire a taxi, travel on a local bus, or rent a private vehicle. It takes around 2 hour to reach Nagarkot from Kathmandu following the Mahendra highway.

What food is Kathmandu famous for?

Kathmandu is home to restaurants that sell cuisines from all around the world. If we have to talk about the typical Nepali dishes, then these are some of the must-try ones; momos, dal bhat, sukuti, gundruk, sekuwa, taas, choila, bara, chatamari, yomori, thukpa, sle roti, aloo chop, juju dhau, titaura, etc.

Is Kathmandu cheap or expensive?

Kathmandu is a bit on the expensive side. Overall, the city is an expensive place to live. However, if you are here to explore, you will get to do a lot of things on a budget-friendly number.

Is alcohol allowed in Nepal?

Yes, alcohol is allowed in Nepal. You can find many domestic and international brands of alcoholic drinks all around the country.

Where can I extend my tour?

To extend your Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour, you can consider other cities like Chitwan, Pokhara, and Lumbini. Likewise, you can also extend the hiking tour to the Chisapani and Helambu regions if you are looking for an adventure.

Is the Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour a good package for the family?

Yes, the Kathmandu Nagarkot hiking tour is a good package for the family. The hiking is more like a leisure walk via trodden forested and cliffside paths. This journey has no such extreme physical difficulty.

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