Departure: Every Day
Duration: 02 Day
Trip Type: Private
Group Size: Minimum 1, maximum 15
Transportation: Private car or Van
Nagarjun hiking is short and easy walking tour into the Nagarjun hill enclosed in Shivapuri National Park. The Nagarjun hill is covered by the dense green forest towards the north west of Kathmandu valley. The hill is famous for peaceful environment for yoga and meditation.
Nagarjun is the name after the famous sage Acharya Nagarjun has performed meditation and also believed the as Vindya Mountain. The hill is house of different kinds of birds, reptiles, animals and different kinds of flora and fauna. The hill is one of the closest hill from Kathmandu core.
Hiking in Nagarjun starts from the Nagarjun gate after 20 minutes of car drive just crossing the Bypass of Balaju on the way to Trishuli, the Pasang Lhamu highway. Hiking starts from the checkpost and takes about two and half hours to reach at the top of Nagarjun hill well known as Jamacho hill. Visiting monasteries and exploring the dense forest with birds, the hiking trail ascends for the panoramic views of Kathmandu valley . From the view tower of Jamacho, we can enjoy the 360 degree view of Kathmandu valley, Trishuli, Langatang and Manaslu mountain range. Also, dramatic views of green hills towering towards the sky also observed. Nagarjun with its natural setting hosts another historical place the Nagarjun Palace-summer palace of the former Nepalese Royals. The Nagarjun hill hiking gives an refreshment from the hustle and bustle life in a short distance.
Morning 01: Drive from Kathmandu by private car will packed lunch to reach the Nagarjun gate. Start hiking from Nagarjun gate and it takes about 2 and half hours to reach the top of the Nagarjun hill top. Exploring the views from top, enjoy an hour and back to Nagarjun gate and transfer to hotel by car.
* This trip is fully customizible on Client Request!!!