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    Group Size: 1-16 Pax

About Chisapani Nagarkot Trek

The nearest hiking trail to Kathmandu, Chisapani Nagarkot trek offers a close glimpse of the pristine Himalayan peaks amidst the fresh environment away from dust and crowd of the city. This can be a wonderful experience for the trekkers with a short time in hand. A 3 days hike near Kathmandu, Chisapani Nagarkot hike is also known as Sundarijal, Chisopani, and Nagarkot or, Chisapani Nagarkot Trek. Although a short trek, Chisapani Nagarkot trek assimilates the flavours of both the natural and adventurous getaway.

The 6-days trip begins at Kathmandu. Followed by a cultural tour of Boudhanath, you’ll drive to Sundarijal to begin the trek. Sundarijal Chisapani Nagarkot Trek undertakes in the outskirts of Kathmandu city. The initial hike follows the forested route from Sundarijal towards Chisapani village. You’ll pass through the lush forested areas of Shivapuri National Park and witness some of the ethnic settlements in the area. From Chisapani, you’ll make your way towards Nagarkot. You may witness rich oak and rhododendron forests on the trail. Nagarkot is a popular hill-station located just outside the Kathmandu city. A popular getaway for both the local and foreign tourists, it offers some of the magnificent scenery of the Himalayas including Everest (8848m), Ganesh Himal (7422m), Gaurishankar Himal (7134m), Dorje Lakpa (6966m), and Langtang massif. In the morning, you can enjoy the breathtaking sunrise from the local watch tower at Nagarkot. Afterwards, you’ll drive towards Bhaktapur Durbar Square, home to age-old palaces and temples dating back over 500 years. You will also witness the greater architecture, culture, and art of the Newar tribe of Bhaktapur before driving back to your hotel. The trip concedes at Kathmandu. Chisapani Nagarkot hiking can be accessed throughout the year. However, spring (March-June) and autumn (September-November) seasons guarantee the best weather and visibility.

Frolic Adventure Treks has been specializing in all sorts of outdoor adventure throughout Nepal. You can book private, couple or group trek at a reasonable rate. This 3 days hike near Kathmandu covers entire transportation inside the country, three meals a day, an experienced guide, permits, and other essential logistics.

Highlights of Chisapani Nagarkot Trek

  • Explore the culturally significant world heritage sites in the Kathmandu Valley
  • Observe the circumambulation ritual at Boudhanath, revered by the people of Buddhist faith
  • Witness the sunrise from the Nagarkot viewpoint which entails a Himalayan panorama including the Mt. Everest (8848m)
  • Hike through the serene trails through Shivapuri National Park to Nagarkot


  • Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival (1350m.)
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
  • Day 03: Drive from Thamel to Sundarijal, and Hike to Chisapani (2175m.) 4 hrs.
  • Day 04: Hike from Chisapani to Nagarkot (2075 m.) 6-7 hrs.
  • Day 05: Hike from Nagarkot to Changu Narayan and Drive to Kathmandu
  • Day 06: Departure to the International Airport.
Detail Itinerary

Cost Details

  • Airport picks up by private car/van/bus.
  • 3- night accommodation in tourist standard hotel including breakfast as per the above itinerary twin sharing basis.
  • Private car/van/bus and guide for the cultural tour (60 USD extra).
  • Your standard meals BLD during the trek with a cup of hot tea/coffee in breakfast
  • All necessary paper works, national park entry permits.
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
  • Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance for the guide and porter.
  • Farewell dinner at the last night in Kathmandu
  • We help you to hire a Sleeping bag, down jackets, duffle bags if you don't have (with extra cost)
  • The arrangement of an emergency helicopter service which will be paid by your travel insurance company.
  • All government taxes (Gst) and Stationery expenses.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan international airport  (Kathmandu). 
  • Your travel insurance (compulsory).
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in  Kathmandu.
  • All entry fees for heritage sites.
  • Your personal expenses.
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Sweet things like dessert/chocolate.
  • International airfare.
  • Tips for the guide, porter & driver. 
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in including section.
Talk to Leader
Rajesh Thapaliya

+977 9851043624 (Call/Whatsapp/Viber)