A day hike to the Nagarkot hills is full of amazing scenery and adventurous ups and donws. With only a day to spare, this hike proves to be one of the most scenic walk to the mountains. The trip starts with us receiving you from your hotel room and then with a drive to the Newar village of Sankhu. Explore the village filled with typical Newar culture and traditions. Hike starts from here as we will have to climb up and down the hills for about 4 hours. Climb up the Nagarkot View Tower and enjoy the beautiful panoramic scenery from the top. You will have views of the peaks of Gaurishankar and Langtang Lirung. The best time to visit is mostly between September to November and March to May. The hike does not need a high fitness level and can be completed by anyone who can walk continuously for a few hours.
Day 01:Drive to Sankhu, hike to Nagarkot and back
Day 01Drive to Sankhu, hike to Nagarkot and backWe will pick you up at your preferred pick-up point and then start our drive to Sankhu. It will take about an hour to reach there. Sankhu is a small village with majority being the Newari people. Explore the beautiful traditional village and then start our day's hike to get to the landscape village of Nagarkot. We will move along the Changu road through the Telkot village to arrive at the village of Nagarkot. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and rural culture throughout the trek. After the walk of 3 to 4 hours we will arrive at Nagarkot. Finish lunch before exploring the scenic village. We can see green hills, panoramic views and the snow covered Himalayas. In the evening, we can enjoy the stunning sunset view from the infamous Nagarkot View Tower. In the evening, you will be escorted back to the drop-off point by a private vehicle and there, we will say adios to each other.