Nagarkot is one of the nearest hilltop destinations to Kathmandu Valley which is settled at 2,195m from the sea level. A perfect getaway that offers mesmerizing scenic vistas including landscapes, attractive villages, and snow-capped Himalayan ranges. From enjoying the sunrise view from Nagarkot View Tower to hiking around attractive villages and nearby attractions, and adventurous activities like Mountain Biking, Nagarkot is ideal for all types of activities. Some popular activities around Nagarkot are as follows:
Nagarkot hiking trails also popular as the Panoramic Trail encompasses the Nagarkot Nature Trail. Nagarkot-Changu Narayan Trek, Nagarkot-Sankhu Trek, Nagarkot-Namo Buddha, etc. are some of the famous hiking destinations. Walk through the trails of lush green forest, and terraced fields, admiring the natural beauty of the environment in a peaceful setting. A guide is optional and if you wish for them, we can arrange it.
Nagarkot is far from the hustle and bustle of the city. The tranquil environment with scenic landscapes is a perfect getaway. The village tours in Nagarkot are one of the best ways to immerse yourself in the culture, tradition, and lifestyle of local ethnicities. The naturalness of the village is the prime highlight.
Sunrise view is the best attraction of the Nagarkot. The sunrise view over stunning Himalayan ranges from the Nagarkot View Tower is captivating. The panoramic Himalayan views including the world’s highest Mt. Everest on a clear day are a treat to watch. We assure you the sunrise viewing is sure to enchant you and will be an unforgettable experience.
Sightseeing to nearby peaceful but beautiful Buddha Peace Park by an hour’s walk is a pleasant experience. The Grand Golden Buddha statue that overlooks the beautiful valley is not to be missed. An entry fee is required to get here. Planting a sapling in the memory of your loved ones is one of the best things to do here. Sangha Shiva Statue is another popular sightseeing spot. The huge Shiva statue from where you can witness beautiful views is breathtaking.
Mountain Biking is one of the adventurous sports which can be explored on the Nagarkot trails. Adoring the beautiful landscapes, and picturesque views, mountain biking lovers can go for this exciting adventure on the popular ‘Loop Route’. Rent the bikes for this mountain biking adventure.
The natural surroundings in the Nagarkot look dreamlike. The scenic landscapes, mountain vistas, attractive villages, terraced fields, sunrise views, local culture, and ancient cultural heritages are the best visuals for any photography lover. Capture the best sightings and set them for the best memories.
The vicinity of Nagarkot is abundant with greenery and an ideal habitat for diverse flora and fauna. The diverse bird species such as raptors and migratory birds are some prime attractions here. Bird-watching in this serene environment and identifying, and observing can be a fun activity.
Nagarkot is the perfect closest destination from the capital for relaxation and to spend quality time with family or loved ones. Just a few kilometers away from Kathmandu, Nagarkot is an ideal destination to simply sit, relax, and enjoy amidst the peaceful ambiance. Spend time adoring mountain vistas, and surroundings.
Nagarkot is also the perfect destination for practicing Yoga and meditation. The calm setting, panoramic vistas, lush greenery in the surroundings, and fresh air are unspoiled setups for yoga and meditation. For rejuvenation, indulge in yoga and meditation activities.