Kathmandu Valley Cultural Trekking

Kathmandu valley cultural trekking trail the capital city of Nepal has visit more than thousands of visitors each year paying homage to the many temples and shrines. Apart from the religious aspect visitors come to enjoy the exciting, interesting activities and entertainment available in and around the city. Kathmandu Valley Cultural Trekking Trail is the perfect short trek for those who do not have the time to venture further into the Himalayas. Pack light and head into the forest hills surrounding the valley rim for this culturally rich trek. Along the way you will be treat to pristine wilderness and diverse ethnic groups living in the unspoiled rural areas, encompassing Nepal’s most popular hill stations Chisapani, Nagarkot and Dhulikhel, where different category of lodges and hotels are available.


Katmandu Valley is a wonderful hike to start off with if you do not want anything too strenuous. The short trek provide you stunning picturesque views of the countryside, snow covered mountains and Katmandu city. The trail displays the best of Nepal’s rural culture, biodiversity and stunning Himalayan views that can be enjoyed with simple homework and minimal equipment. The main attraction of this trekking route is the clean and pure natural environment, view of charming villages, traditional culture of different native community and the view of the jugal himal range, Himalayas. The maximum altitude is 2215 in above the mean sea level thus tourists of any age can join this route. On the other hand, this trek is more financial and safe compare to other routes. The trail begins from Sundarijal, the entry to Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park, a watershed only 30 minutes drive from the center of Kathmandu.


Kathmandu Valley Cultural Trekking Itinerary

Day 1:- Arrival at Tribhuwan international airport in Nepal and transfer to Hotel.


Day 2:- Kathmandu to Sundarijal drive, same day trek to Chisapani (2215m.) 5 hours in total.


Day 3:- Sunrise view, breakfast in Hotel and trek to Nagarkot (2200m.) 6-7 hours walk.


Day 4:- Trek from Nagarkot to Dhulikhel (1500m.) 6 hours walk and overnight hotel.


Day 5:- Trek from Dhulikhel to Balthali (1370m.) 6-7 hours walk and overnight hotel.


Day 6:- Balthali to Panauti (1510m.) drive to Kathmandu 3-4 hours and overnight hotel.


Day 7:- Drive to Kathmandu after sightseeing around Namobuddha, Overnight Hotel.