Day 1; Arrival in Kathmandu International Airport
On your arrival at Kathmandu, one of our representatives will pick you up and escort you to the hotel. You can rest and prepare for the trek during the remaining time of the day. Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2; Drive from Kathmandu to Changunarayan and trek to Nagarkot 1932m (2 hours).
After having our breakfast, we will drive to Changu Narayan in our private vehicle. Changunarayan is one of the oldest temples which was built in the 4th century and is one of the UNESCO enlisted world heritage sites. It is a famous temple of Lord Vishnu built in classical Pagoda Style. From Changunarayan, it almost one and half hour trek to Nagarkot, which is a famous vantage point for the sunset and sunrise over the mountains like Ganesh Himal (7422m), Gaurishankar (7134m), Jugal Himal range, Langtang range, and other snow-capped Himalayas. Overnight at Nagarkot.
Day 3; Trek from Nagarkot to Chisapani 2215m (6-7 hours),
After enjoying the stunning sunrise view from the Nagarkot viewpoint, we will trek to Chisapani. After having our breakfast, we will leave Nagarkot in the early morning and start our trek to Chisapani. We will walk through the dense rhododendron forests, cross numerous waterfalls, small settlement areas and temples on our way. We can also interact with the locals and enjoy the beautiful views of Langtang (7227m) and Mt. Everest (8848m) on our way. Overnight at Chisapani.
Day 4; Trek from Chisapani to Shivapuri 2725m (5/6 hours),
We will hike to Shivapuri which will take us around five to six hours. We will walk along the dense forests and few settlements having tea houses. We will encounter fast flowing waterfalls, temples, and dams on our way. We will also cross Mulkharka which is a famous Tamang settlement. You can stroll around the area to observe the lifestyle of the inhabitants. Overnight at Shivapuri.
Day 5; Trek from Shivapuri to Kakani 2030m (5/6 hours) and drive back to Kathmandu (2 hours).
The descending trail along the forested landscapes will take us to one of the most ancient Gorkhalis villages, Kakani. It is a famous vantage point of the major mountain peaks in the Nuwakot District. It is also a famed recreational destination. We can enjoy the magnificent views of the mountains like Ganesh Himal (7422m), Annapurna (8091m), Manaslu (8163m), Dhaulagiri ranges etc. along with the views of lush green forests and rolling hills. We will also visit the British Gurkhas welfare bungalow and a park made in the memory of the crash victims of Thai Airways International Flight 311. From Kakani, we will drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight at a 3-star Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 6; After breakfast depending on your schedule transfer to International Airport.
A company representative will drop you at Tribhuvan International Airport for your scheduled flight.
Quotation of the trek on Group Size Basis
Total Trek Cost for 1-4 Participants; USD 810 Per Person
Total Trek Cost for 5-8 Participants; USD 720 Per Person
Total Trek Cost for 9-12 Participants; USD 630 Per Person
Total Trek Cost for 13 and above Participants; USD 540 Per Person
Join with us on a Kathmandu Valley Rim Trekking in 2019/2020
Customize Your Trek: This is a general itinerary, which can always individually be “tailormade”. The trek package can be redesigned or redeveloped as per your taste, For more information please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: In case of emergency during the trip, Helicopter will be arranged by Swiss Family Treks & Expedition GmbH. The charges must be paid by the clients themselves.