Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour

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Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour

Changunarayan Nagarkot day hiking tour is one of the best blends of the heritage and the beautiful mountain landscape. In the hiking tour we will explore the local lifestyle along the hiking trail & mountain scenery from the summit of Nagarkot Hill station.

The tour starts at the magical city Bhaktapur leading toward the Changunarayan temple as well as Nagarkot hill station. This temple is one of the oldest temples in Nepal and an archaeological milestone in Nepalese history, which has also been listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO.

Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour

Changunarayan Temple

The temple of Changunarayan is at the top of the hill surrounded by the forest which provides you to explore the history at present. The pagoda style of the temple is also a showcase of the architectural beauty along with the religious importance. The structures of god, dragon and other beautiful structures carved on the stones and wood decorate the beautiful temples.

Changu temple premises are settled by local Newar people at the moment. But when your tour guide explains about the story of serpentine and god, construction of temple by king, stone script of victory by king Mandev and story of god and Bhramin; is surely interesting.

HINT – The Changunarayan Nagarkot hiking through the countryside offers you the culture and tradition of the Newar and Tamang community.

What is in Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour ?

Hiking towards the hills of Changu starts with an early drive to the top of hill station for sunrise.

After sunrise experience from the best hill station near Kathmandu downtown, the Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour will take us to visit the ancient temple of Changunarayan; hiking tour route of Changu Nagarkot leads you along the wider view of stunning snow capped mountain landscape.

Walking by the terraced paddy fields, beautiful village gardening along with the view of the snow-capped Himalayas really fascinates you. During the hike of Changunarayan Nagarkot section, hikers will be able to see many mountains like Mount Langtang, Mt Annapurna, Mt Ganesh; en route.

Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour

Whereas from the view point of Nagarkot hill station; along with the sun rising above the white mountains; we can see Mount Everest range, Mt Annapurna, Mt Langtang, Mt Annapurna, Mt Manaslu and many other infinite snow lines.






    Nagarkot

    The sunrise and sunset view from the tower located atop of the Nagarkot really worth hiking to the Nagarkot hill top.

    You will also have an opportunity to experience the whole Kathmandu valley & city from different resting points of Nagarkot Changu Narayan hiking. Among many rest points, Trishul danda is the best and most scenic spot for Mountain & Valley View. At the top of this hill, there is a temple of Shiva.

    Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour

    Nagarkot Changunarayan day hiking tour trail exhibits the countryside, which will surely help you to collect the unforgettable experiences. The trail also offers the view of traditionally architect-ed houses, the domestics & the wilds living together.

    A day hike near Kathmandu has a heavenly view mountain & jungle trekking experience along the pine forest which makes Changu Nagarkot hiking day tour special among the rest.

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    Why is Changu Nagarkot hike been so famous of all?

    Because of the location, Nagarkot is the best spot for sunset or sunrise view. Mostly, the early mornings are very clear – thus tourists normally drive to Nagarkot hilltop and then hike down to Changu temple.

    Geographically Nagarkot is the highest point of the entire ridge where we walk along. The hike starts from Nagarkot and follows the trail on the ridge until it gets to the end. At the end – Changu temple is located.

    Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour

    Along the route we walk during the hike – The North face is with a magnificent view of the mountain ranges and the south part is Kathmandu city.

    Nagarkot hill station hsa been famous among the local tourists as well. Closeness to the mountains and easy access to get to the view tower has made Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour a famous tour near Kathmandu valley.

    Road conditions to get to the view tower of Nagarkot are blacktopped. Hiking route is near the mountains and consists of temples and local villages along the hiking trail.

    Culture, nature and the variation of hiking route has made Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour a best day tour in Kathmandu.

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    Changunarayan Nagarkot Hiking tour Timeline

    • 3:30 AM - Wake Up call
    • 4:00 Am to 6 AM Drive to nagarkot by car
    • 8Am to 1Pm Day hike along village and jungle
    • 1:30 PM to 3 PM Chanhgu Tour
    • 3 PM to 5 PM Drive to Kathmandu

    Changunarayan Nagarkot Hiking tour Overview

    A fulfilling hiking destination starts from Nagarkot hill station with perfect view of the snow capped mountains and local farming field with magnificent geometry of the hills and terrace. In Changunarayan Nagarkot hiking we will walk through the jungle, local village and by the side of the stunning mountain ranges; such as Langtang range, Annapurna range, Ganesh Himal and some other.

    If you have a spare day at Kathmandu after or before any trekking trip or climbing adventure – this will make your extra day worth better than everything. Sunrise or sunset from the Nagarkot hill station and the width of the mountain range seen from this pristine hilltop is always admired. This hiking destination is a day excursion very near to kathmandu.

    Changunarayan Nagarkot Hiking tour Facts

    • Sunrise from the top of Nagarkot hill station is the best possible view you can get near any of the hill station in Kathmandu. However, looking at the weather condition we might switch sunset instead
    • Changunarayan is UNESCO world heritage Temple with monuments from 1st Century BC
    • Changunarayan is the end of Nagarkot ridge
    • Changunarayan hill hike goes along the pine & rhododendron forest, local villages and temples
    • Mountain View seen along the hiking route is wider than you expect.
    • You can thousands of peaks including mount Everest, from the Nagarkot hill station

    Price & Details of other packages of Nepalgram

    Note – Minimum people in group must be 02 so as to apply this price range.




    Service All InclLuxury

    Package /items/Price

    6080130

    Licensed Guide 


    Tour

    ××

    Accommodation during trek

    ×PrivateStandard

    Transportation to trek start point

    SharedSharedPrivate

    Airport/bus terminal Shuttle service

    ×PrivatePrivate

    Hotel at KTM/Pokhara

    ×Standard5 star

    Food on trek(BLD)

    ×3 MealUnlimited Meal

    Desert

    ×FruitFrom Menu

    Soft drink

    ×1unlimited

    Porter

    ×SharedPrivate

    Company Cap

    ×

    Company T-shirt

    ×

    Dawn Sleeping bag

    ×

    Dawn Jacket

    ×

    Hard drink

    ××Local Brand

    Warm up hike

    ××

    Farewell party/dinner

    ××

    Buffer day for trek

    ××

    Shower


    Food in the city

    ×××



    We have self guided trek as well, which only includes guide service by phone.




    All Inclusive package

    Price for All Inclusive Package = USD $80 per person – for Min 2 people in the group

    “All inclusive package is a common package offered by all most all the trekking agencies in Nepal.”

    COST DETAILS OF ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE

    Cost Includes of Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour – All inclusive package

    • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government license holder guide (spiritual) including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the tour.
    • All transportation charge during tour. A/C car or tourist micro bus or tourist bus depending upon your size.
    • All government taxes and office expenses.
    • Entrance fees & permit
    • Tips for the guide and driver
    • Card fee for the online payable amount (during online payment)

    Cost Excludes of Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour – All inclusive package

    • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at International Airport – Kathmandu). You need 30$ dollar visa fee for 15 days, cash money will be easier.
    • Your Travel and medical insurance.
    • Your Food
    • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
    • Lunch & dinner



    Guide+B/B Package OR Service package

    “Service package comes with all arrangement for your trek except food and accommodation in the cities – which you can do by yourself on this modern era.”

    Price for Guide+B/B Package (service Package) = USD $60 per person – for Min 2 people in the group

    COST DETAILS OF SERVICE PACKAGE

    Cost Includes of Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour for Guide+B/B Package

    • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government license holder guide (spiritual) including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the tour.
    • All transportation charge during tour. A/C car or tourist micro bus or tourist bus depending upon your size.
    • All government taxes and office expenses.
    • Entrance fees & permit

    Cost Excludes of Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour for Guide+B/B Package

    • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at International Airport – Kathmandu). You need 30$ dollar visa fee for 15 days, cash money will be easier.
    • Your Travel and medical insurance.
    • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
    • Tips for the guide, porter and driver (Tipping is expected).
    • All food and accommodation
    • Anything not illustrated on the inclusion section



    LUXURY PACKAGE

    “Luxury package comes with comfortable trip possible in the Himalayan circumstances and inside Nepal. Every service we use for your Luxury package will be best available.”

    Price for luxury package = USD $130 per person – for Min 2 people in the group

    COST DETAILS OF LUXURY PACKAGE

    Cost Includes of Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour for Luxury Package

    • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government license holder guide (spiritual) including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the tour.
    • All transportation charge during tour. A/C car or tourist micro bus or tourist bus depending upon your size.
    • All government taxes and office expenses.
    • Entrance fees & permit
    • Tips for the guide and driver
    • Your Food
    • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
    • Lunch & dinner
    • Card fee for the online payable amount (during online payment)

    Cost Excludes of Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour for luxury package

    • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at International Airport – Kathmandu). You need 30$ dollar visa fee for 15 days, cash money will be easier.
    • Your Travel and medical insurance.

    Cost Details for Changunarayan Nagarkot Hiking Tour - General Inclusions

    • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government license holder guide (spiritual) including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the tour.
    • All transportation charge during tour. A/C car or tourist micro bus or tourist bus depending upon your size.
    • All government taxes and office expenses.
    • Entrance fees & permit
    • Tips for the guide and driver (Tipping is expected).
    • Card fee for the online payable amount (during online payment)

    Cost Details for Changunarayan Nagarkot Hiking Tour - General Exclusions

    • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at International Airport - Kathmandu). You need 30$ dollar visa fee for 15 days, cash money will be easier.
    • Your Travel and medical insurance.
    • Your Food
    • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
    • Lunch & dinner
    What is the day hike to Changunarayan Nagarkot?

    The Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour is a full-day excursion that includes a tour to the Changunarayan Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with a trek to Nagarkot, a picturesque hill station close to Kathmandu, Nepal.

    What is the duration of the hiking tour?

    Depending on the group’s pace and the amount of time spent at each place, the tour’s length might vary, but it usually lasts 6 to 8 hours.

    What location does the hiking trek begin?

    Usually, the tour begins at Changunarayan Temple, which is about 15 kilometers to the east of Kathmandu. The temple is reachable by road, and transportation options to get there include taxis and public buses.

    What route does the hiking tour take?

    From Changunarayan Temple to Nagarkot, the traditional route includes hiking through picturesque landscapes, terraced farms, and tiny villages. The Himalayan Mountains are seen from the path in stunning fashion.

    Is there an entry fee?

    Yes, there is a charge to enter Changunarayan Temple. The cost may change, but it’s often very little. The cost of guided tours or other services supplied by local guides may be extra.

    Does the hiking tour require a guide?

    Although having a guide is not required, it can improve your experience and give you insightful information on the sites you go. It is advised to engage a local guide if you don’t know the area well or if you want help.

    What should I pack for the hike and wear?

    Put on some relaxed hiking boots and weather-appropriate attire. Bring a daypack with the necessities, including water, snacks, sunblock, a hat, a rain jacket, a camera, and some cash for unexpected expenses.

    Is there food accessible when hiking?

    Along the hiking trail, you can buy food and drinks at a few modest teahouses and eateries. However, because the selections could be scarce, it is advised to bring some snacks or a packed lunch.

    Does Nagarkot offer views of the sunrise or sunset?

    Yes, Nagarkot is well known for its vistas of the Himalayas at sunrise and sunset. It is advised to spend the night in Nagarkot if you want to see the sunrise and get up early to take in the spectacular scene.

    Is transportation included as part of the tour?

    The tour package often does not include transportation to and from the hike’s beginning. It’s possible that you’ll need to plan your own transportation or speak with the tour operator about any possibilities.

    You can send your enquiry via the form below.

    Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour

    Changunarayan Nagarkot Hiking Tour Info

    • Private Car
    • Small
    • Easy
    • In Person
    • Sunrise Hike
    • English+Any upon request

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