Kathmandu Valley trek taking you along the rims of the Kathmandu Valley offering distant views of snowy mountains, and an idea of typical Nepali countryside life and ethnic culture. It is best suited for those who are traveling with children, enjoy outdoor camping but who do not have enough time for longer treks into the high mountains. We drive to a trailhead at Sundarijal and gradually hike uphill to Mulkharka (1768m). The second day we walk along the valley rims with great views of mountains, then get to Chisapani (2194m) from where some superb views of the Himalayas and sunrise/sunset views can be observed. The next day we make our camp at Chauki. Likewise, the next day we trek along the way to Nagarkot(2020m), the best vantage points for mountains and sunrise views.
Highlights of Kathmandu Valley Trekking
- Sightseeing and Cultural tour around Kathmandu and Bhaktapur.
- Visit world Heritage sites.
- Explore the culture, traditions of Nepali People.
- Explore the Craftmanship during Licchavi Era in Bhaktapur.
- Day 1:Welcome to Kathmandu:
- Day 2:Preparation and Sightseeing Tour of Kathmandu:
- Day 3:Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal and trek to Chisapani:
- Day 4:Trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot:
- Day 5:Drive from Nagarkot to Dhulikhel:
- Day 6:Drive from Dhulikhel to Namobuddha:
- Day 7:Hike from Namobuddha to Panauti and drive back to Kathmandu:
- Day 8:See You Again:
- Airport pick up and drop off by private vehicle
- Surface transfer to and from Pokhara by tourist bus then by private car to and from Nayapul.
- Full board meals with tea/coffee (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek
- Best available twin sharing lodge to lodge accommodation during the trek
- Kathmandu city tours, tour guide, and private transportation
- One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide. Porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary and equipment. Accident insurance for all staff
- Himalayan Scenery trekking map, Trekking T-shirt and duffel bag for trekking
- Trekking map/ Trekking T-Shirt, and trip achievement certificate
- First aid medical kit, Oximeter to check pulse, heart rate and oxygen saturation at higher altitude.
- ACAP Permit & TIMS Fee- Trekkers' Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
- Worst case, help with all rescue and evacuation arrangements.
- Government taxes & office service charge
- Personal Travel insurance
- International airfare
- Nepal entry visa. You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. A multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by paying US $ 40 or equivalent in foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 passport-size photos.
- Snacks /Drinks and other personal expenses
- Hot showers during the trek
- Personal trekking equipment
- WiFi internet and phone call unless it’s free.
- Tips and gratuities for trekking staff and drivers
Benume_AguasThailand Published: Tuesday, March 13, 2012
I had a tour of the Kathmandu valley with this company. The trip was excellent. It seems that time stopped in these cities and spending time. It was amazing beauty, splendid and mystical Nepal. The Guide was very knowledgeable ( Kamal) I would like to thank him a lot . It was very informative, and lets you see the true ...read more
pippy061Netherlands Published: Monday, May 16, 2011
I just returned from a trip to Kathmandu – 6 days round Kathmandu followed by 10 days in a monastery. I rarely book private tours but since I had only 6 days in Kathmandu and I was travelling alone, I wanted to make the most of my time there so I chose the services of Exciting Nepal. There is no ...read more
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- Destination Nepal
- Trip Difficulty Easy
- Trip Style Trekking
- Accommodation Hotel + Lodges
- Group Size 02 - 12
- Transportation: Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus
- Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner