Overview of Trip
The Chisapani Nagarkot Trek is the best option to experience picturesque views of the Himalayas. You can do this trip within 2 nights 3 days from Kathmandu Valley.
Since the trekking begins from Sudarijal, it is often called Sunarijal Chispani Nagarkot Trek. It is considered a very short trek and the best hikes around Kathmandu. It is a 3 days trip from and to Kathmandu. We can say this trip is suitable for nature lovers who want to make short hikes near the Kathmandu Valley.
Many hikers love the Chisapani Nagarkot Hiking route as it is short, easy, and near the Kathmandu Valley. But adding some places such as Dhulikhel and Namo Buddha, it can be extended for another 1-2 days more which means 4 night 5 days trip.
We are offering trekking to Chisapani Nagarkot at very reasonable prices. Get in touch with us to get the best deals for this short trek.
Trek to Nagarkot offers delighted mountain panorama of Langtang Himal, Gaurishankar Himal, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, and some few parts of Mount Everest.
Chisapani is a beautiful hilly village which is located at 2150 meters and highly affected by the 2015 earthquake. But now the hoteliers of that area rebuilt the hotel again to welcome more tourists as it is worthwhile to visit. After walking 4-5 hours from Sundarijal via Shivapuri National Park, you’ll get to Chisapani Village. From Chisapani trekkers can get a glimpse of Langtang ranges, Dorje Lakpa, Langtang Lirung, and Sisapamba on the Tibet side.
What to expect?
On this short journey, trekkers can enjoy mountain views where from Nagarkot you can see Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Dorje Lakpa, and Gauri Shanker. Although there is a long distance between Nagarkot and Mount Everest, we can see Everest from the Nagarkot view tower while the weather is clear.
As this trip is located near the city of Nepal, you’ll get more amenities in the hotel that we will use for trekking. Thus you can also do the luxury Nagarkot Chisapani Trek.
Chisapani Nagarkot trek map
- the Shivapuri National Park
- Changunarayan temple
- Scenic mountain view from Chisapani and Nagarkot
- Easy short hikes each day
2 Nights 3 Days Chisapani Nagarkot Itinerary
|Day 1||Trek to Chisapani||2,150m||5 Hour|
|Day 2||Trekking to Nagarkot||2,175m||NA|
|Day 3||Nagarkot – Changunarayan – Bhaktapur Durbar Square- Kathmandu||1,300m||8 Hour|
Detailed Day Wise Itinerary
Day 1 – Trek to Chisopani
- Altitude: 2150m
- Waling hours: 4-5 hours
We’ll drive to Sundarijal from your hotel Sundarijal in the morning which takes approx 40 minutes. On the way to Chisapani, you’ll see some small villages with traditional Nepali local houses. After walking 4 to 5 hours from Sundarijal to Shivapuri National park, you’ll get to Chisapani Village.
Day 2 – Trek to Nagarkot
- Altitude: 2195m
- Walking hours: 7-8 hours
Afterward breakfast at Nagarkot, we’ll take a stroll to Nagarkot which will be approx 18km walk. 2 to 3 hours walking from Chisapani, we’ll get lunch places. From the lunch place, we should ascend to reach Nagarkot.
Day 3 – Nagarkot – Changunarayan – Bhaktapur Durbar Square- Kathmandu
- Duration : 7 hour
- Altitude: 1300m
- Launch : Bhaktapur
Upon breakfast, we’ll make Nagarkot to Changunarayan temple on this day. The Changunaryan is one of the oldest medieval Hindu temples in Kathmandu Valley.
From Changu Narayan temple, we’ll take a taxi to Bhaktapur Durbar Square. After sightseeing at Bhaktapur Durbar Square, we will drive to the hotel that you’re staying in Kathmandu.
How much does cost trek to Chisapani Nagarkot?
Base Camp Hike offers a cheap Chispani Nagarkot package at 260 USD per person. At 265 USD, you’ll have the following items includes and excluded.
- English Speaker local trekking guide for 3 days
- Extra guide if the group size is more than 6 pax
- 3x Breakfast, 3x Lunch, and 2x Dinner while on trekking
- Transfers to and from trekking by car or van as per group size.
- fresh fruits during the trek
- Guide Insurance and all his / her expenses.
- Trekking permits
- Government tax and vat and Company service charge.