Chisapani, Nagarkot

Chisapani to Nagarkot Trek

Chisapani Nagarkot trek is most popular among those who have lesser time in Nepal and are willing to experience natural beauty. This trek provide the stunning views of countrysides and mountains. Chisapani Nagarkot Trek hike starts from the short drive to Sundarijal. A place away from the city hub. It follows the trail of Sundarijal climbing up the water pipes, which supplies water in Kathmandu Valley. On the way, you will witness Shivapuri watershed and Wildlife reserve offering rich insight into the culture, lifestyle, and tradition of the locals living there. Also, the view of mountains like Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Ganesh Himal, Mt Dorje lakpa, Mt Gaurishanker, and many more will be overwhelming from the top of Shivapuri.

Similarly, the trail continues to Nagarkot from Chisapani. Nagarkot is a favorite hill station in Nepal. From Nagarkot, you’ll drive back to Bhaktapur city (16.3 km: about half an hour), a famous Newar village full of cultural and archaeological monuments. Spend time sightseeing, and after lunch, you will return to Kathmandu via a short drive. This Chisapani Nagarkot trek will be suitable for the people having busy schedule and less time to spend in trekking.

Tour Highlight
  • Explore the rich culture, lifestyle & traditions of Kathmandu Valley
  • Stunning views of Villages and Mountains in between the trails
  • Experience the natural beauty like dense green forests and waterfalls in between
  • Explore the art and architecture of ancient monuments and temples
  • A short and refreshing trek away from hustle and busy life of Kathmandu


Chisapani Nagarkot
Chisapani Nagarkot

Additional information

Hotel1 Star, 2 Star, 3 Star, 4 Star, 5 Star
Available OptionsMountain Flights, Cable Car

Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Katmandu

You will be met and greeted with a traditional welcome by our representatives and be transferred to your hotel.

A brief orientation along with the necessary documentation will be carried out by your guide.

Overnight stay at your hotel. 


Kathmandu- Sundarijal- Chisapani

This day you will initially drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal which will take approximately 1.5 hour. From Sundarijal you will make an uphill trek to Chisapani for about 4 hours. The way to Chisapani offers wonderful view of the Kathmandu Valley where you can also interact with the local custom of the residents along the way. Upon reaching Chisapani, you will be staying at a hotel which specially cater to the need of tourists.

Overnight stay at Chisapani.


Chisapani- Nagarkot Trek.

Have Breakfast.  The trek to Nagarkot today takes around six and half hours. After hiking for about 2 hours, you will make a stopover at Chauki Bhanjyang for lunch. The trail to Nagarkot is refreshing with beautiful views and serene environment. Nagarkot is a major tourist destination of Kathmandu Valley which offers majestic view of the Himalayas ranging from Dhaulagiri in the west and Everest and Kanchenjunga in the east.

Overnight stay at Nagarkot.


Nagarkot- Changunarayan Trek

The trek from Nagarkot to Changunarayan takes around 3 and half hours, offers wonderful sight of Sankhu Village and Bhaktapur district. Changunarayan, believed to be the oldest temple in the valley, is rich in decorative sculptures and carvings. Upon reaching Changunarayan, you will drive back to Kathmandu.

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.


A day for yourself in Kathmandu

This day belongs to you and you can engage in activities of your liking. Perhaps collecting some souvenirs to take a small part of Nepal back home could make the list. There will also be a farewell dinner.

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.


Final Departure

You will be taken from your hotel to the airport as per your schedule. You will reach the airport 2 hours prior to your flight.

Cost Includes

  • Airport Pick up & Drop Transportation by private vehicle
  • Twin sharing accommodation at Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu Escorted with English Speaking Guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Private Scorpio for Transfers to the hiking/ trekking point
  • Accommodation in tea house during the trek
  • Meals (Breakfast, lunch, dinner) during trekking
  • Clean Drinking Water per bottle per person per day
  • A First Aid and Eco trained & Government licensed holder English Speaking Trek guide throughout the trip
  • One Porter between each two clients while on trek
  • National Park Fee
  • Travel & Rescue arrangement
  • All government taxes
  • Farewell dinner

Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Nepal Visa fee (US$ 40 per person for 30 days)
  • Airport Departure taxes/Excess baggage charges
  • Lunch/Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Water
  • Medical evacuation in case of emergency
  • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
  • Tips, any expenses of personal nature, client’s insurance
  • Personal Expenses
  • Soft/hard drinks
  • Anything not specified in cost include section