Kathmandu Valley Trek
Kathmandu valley is the political, commercial capital of Nepal. The valley rests between the shoulders of the Himalayas and the Hill country at a height of 1320 meters above sea level. The ethnically diverse population of the valley is rapidly growingand covers an area of 218 square miles. It is home to numerous historic monuments and has a rich cultural heritage.The name Kathmandu literally means ‘The Village of Woods’.The city has astonishing wooden architecture, hence the name. Sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, SwayambhunathStupa, BouddhanathStupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Changu Narayan Temple are priceless heritage of Nepal
|Itinerary in Detail|
|Day 01||Pick up from Hotel in Kathmandu (We can arrange your and airport pickup and hotel if you like)
Kathmandu to Sundarijal-Chisapani
|Day 02.||Chisapani to Nagarkot :
6 hours gentle walk thought the beautiful flora/fauna and villages.
Nagarkot is a lovely hill-station lying at an elevation of 7,133 feet above the sea-level and is not more than 32 kilometers direct east of Kathmandu City. It is a year round holiday resort rich in chlorophyll forestations. As an evergreen area, the pines appear spectacularly beautiful. The panorama of the major peaks belonging to the eastern Himalayas including Mt. Sagarmatha (Everest) can be viewed from here weather permitting. The resort stands best at sun-rise plus sun-set.
|Day 03||4 hours walk through the beautiful forest and villages
Dhulikhel : This is an ancient hill town which is known as ‘Dhoukhyo’ to the indigenous Newars. It is situated 30 kilometers east of Kathmandu City on the side of the Arniko Highway leading to the Tibetan border. From here one can own a complete panoramic view of the snowy flanks ranging from east to west.
|Day 04||2 hours walk to Namobuddha and another 2 hours to Panauti
NamoBuddha :Situated on a hill just above Panaouti valley is an authentic Buddhist shrine which the indigenous Newars call “NamraBhagwan.” The name of the religious hamlet itself is also Namra. It requires an easy cruise by automobile or a good trek to get here. Buddha is auspiciously commemorated here by an ancient stone slab and a Stupa (Chaitya to the Nepalese Buddhists and Chhorten to the Tibetan Buddhists) with the angular eyes of the Enlightened One.
Panauti: Panauti is a very old and cultural laid back town where there are many temples are still survived. The river Junctions are used to cremate the date body according the hindu’s religion.
|Day 05||Panauti -BhoteChaur-LakuriBhanjang-Lubu-Patan then to Kathmadnu 6 hours walk and one hour drive.
The splendid Gentle and gradual up hill on the big tail is one of the good part of today’s walk. Passing through the different villages and small towns give a picturous views of Nepali life. The magnificent valley view with along the mountain panorama from Lakuribhanjung is unforgettable.
Return to Kathmandu Hotel: You may want to consider other Treks in Nepal according to your schedule or ability. We offer a wide range of Treks in many regions.