NAGARKOT is the nearest and touristic hill station located 30 km to the east of Kathmandu on the valley rim, Nagarkot is for those on the lookout for Himalayan scenery and rural serenity. Nagarkot, situated at an elevation of 2,175 m, provides a panoramic view of five of the world’s 10 tallest peaks - Everest (8,848 m), Lhotse (8,516 m), Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Makalu (8,463 m) and Manaslu (8,163 m) - and many other lesser summits. Visitors also go to Nagarkot to watch the stunning sunrise and sunset. Surrounded by terraced hillsides and picturesque houses, the hilltop resort is an idyllic escape – far from the noise and din of Kathmandu’s city life. Bird watching is a joy in the forests here. Short hiking options abound. You can take a walk down from Nagarkot along a ridge to the temple of Changu Narayan (UNESCO World Heritage Site)– with views of Sankhu village to the right and Bhaktapur to the left. Another trail leads south from Nagarkot to Nala and Banepa on the Arniko Highway to the Tibetan border.
spring, early summer,early autumn,late autumn and winter.
Arrive Kathmandu meet at the airport and transfer directly to Nagarkot hill. Check in at Club Himalaya Resort (deluxe rooms). Experience the sunset view over the Mt. Everest in the evening.Dinner and overnight at the resort.(D)
Enjoy the panoramic view of the Himalayas & sunrise from the hotel. After breakfast sightseeing tours of Bhaktapur City, Pashupatinath & Boudhanath. Drive back to Kathmandu & check in at Hotel for 2 nights. (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu City, Syambhunath & Patan City with Handicraft centre. Dinner in a local restaurant with cultural programme. Overnight – Hotel Shangri- La. (B,D)
Day 04: Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to airport for onward connection.(B)