Trip Grade: Easy
Shivapuri is the popular hiking destination which is very close to Kathmandu Valley. Shivapuri Hiking is popular especially for the bird lovers as well as for religious groups. Besides, there is the national park too, named as Shivapuri National Park at the elevation of 2563m which is located in the north western part of Kathmandu. This trip offers you the stunning views of Langtang, Rolwaling, Kathmandu valley, Budhanilkantha temple, Nangi Gompa and so on.
After having the breakfast, you have almost half an hour drive to Muhan Pokhari. Then you enter into the Shivapuri area. After spending sometimes there for looking some kinds of wild animals, the hiking starts. Actually, the Shivapuri Hiking can be started from any part of it whether for the two hours or for the whole day. So, this hiking embarks on from the southern part along the boundary of the Shivapuri National Park. You continue your hike through the forests of pine and cherry for almost one and half an hour and reach at the beautiful Nangi Gompa. Then you spend sometimes over there and observe the surroundings. The Nunnery Monastery is wonderful which is considered as the further key feature of this hiking in Nepal. After then, again your hike continues through the forests of beautiful rhododendron, bamboo and the oak and takes you to the viewpoint, on top of Shivapuri area. From there, you enjoy the spectacular views of Ganesh Himal, Langtang and other Himalayan ranges. You also enjoy the lunch with such the surrounding sceneries and the birds of different species. After spending sometimes, you descend through the different way. You come down at Budhanilkantaha Temple and spend a time there too. At last, you come back to Kathmandu for spending a night by the private vehicle.
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Day 01 :Shivapuri day hiking.
We departure daily at 8:00 am from Rising Adventure Pvt. Ltd.
Day 01:Shivapuri day hiking. After your breakfast, our guide will pick up you from your hotel in Kathmandu and your tour will start. First of all, you will go to Muhan Pokhari by the private vehicle. It takes almost half an hour to reach there. Then you will enter the Shivapuri and visit the watershed as well wildlife. Afterwards, your hiking will embark on from the southern boundary of the Shivapuri Park. Approximately one and half an hour walking will take you to Nangi Gompa through the forest of pine and cherry along the road. You will visit the beautiful monastery of nunnery there and continue your trail by ascending via the forests of oak, rhododendron as well as of bamboo and reach to the vantage point which offers the incredible sceneries Ganesh Himal, Langtang and so on. After enjoying these gorgeous views, your trail will descend to Budhanilkantha. After spending some time there, you will come back to Kathmandu by the private vehicle.
Travel Insurance is compulsory for joining Rising Adventure’s activities. We require your travel insurance must cover the emergency accidents (includes helicopter rescue and air ambulance) with medical expenses and others like cancellation, personal liable, loss of luggage and so on. It helps you to travel freely and confidently. Please be noted that we do not arrange and sell insurance.
You will be stayed at 3-star hotel whenever you are in Kathmandu during your trip. However, we arrange any kinds of hotels in accordance with your requirement ranging from non-star to 5-star.
During your trip in Nepal, you will be provided only breakfast in the hotel of Kathmandu wherever you stay. But during your hiking, the lunch will be served on the way.
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