The closet trek to Kathmandu offers a scenic loop through villages of varied ethnic make-up with good high mountains views including Everest. Chisopani Nagarkot hike is romantic short easy trek around in the Kathmandu valley. It provides opportunity to see several animals and different species of birds in Shivapuri national park. During this trek you can familiar with culture of different ethnic people such as Tamang, Chhetri and Brahmin. In this trek while walking on the beautiful trail you will rewarded by the stunning glimpse of the superb mountains views, beautiful landscapes, romantic views of Kathmandu valley, rivers, green hills and typical Nepalese villages.

The starting point of this trek is Sundarijal, is the famous picnic spot with waterfalls, temples. From here, you will slowly ascend to Shivapuri hill through the forest trail of Shivapuri national park. Shivapuri hill offer superb views of several white capped beautiful peaks. You will continue to Chisopani by following the trail of Shivapuri national park. Chisapani is culturally important place where you can know and experience the local culture. From Chisapani through the beautiful hilly trail with natural scenery of jungle/village, you will reach to Nagarkot.

Nagarkot is naturally very beautiful place which offer the magnificent views of the beautiful mountains such as Annapurna Ranges, Manaslu mountain ranges, Ganesh Himal ranges, Langtang ranges, Dorje Lakpa, Melung-Tse, Gaurishanker, Furi Cha-Chui, Lhotse, Everest and many more mountains panorama. Moreover in Nagarkot you can see the romantic views of sunrise and sunset and beautiful picture of Kathmandu valley. Nagarkot is naturally rewarded place where you want to spend more time by involving in different natural activities. Natural beauty, calm environment and suitable climate of Nagarkot always win the heart and eyes of the visitors. After enjoying with nature in Nagarkot you will return to Kathmandu.

Fitness Level : Easy Max-Altitude : 2200m.
Duration : 6 Group Size :1-20
Best Season : Nepal for all Season (Any Time)

 Itinerary Outline

Day 1 :Arrival to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel

Day 2 :Guided Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley (UNESCO Heritage Sites)

Day 3 :Drive to Sundarijal 1hrs and trek to Chisopani2215m./5hrs.

Day 4 : Trek to Nagarkot 2200m./6hrs.

Day 5 :Trek to Changunarayan Temple 3hrs./Drive to Kathmandu 1hrs.

Day 6 :Departure


Himalaya Family provide the accommodations during the trek are on twin sharing basis with inclusive cost and are chosen based on standard of hygiene food and suitable location. Most of the Lodges has clean rooms and separate Bathrooms. We will use small lodge during the trek and 2/3 star category Hotel in Kathmandu. We also provide 3/4/5 star hotel on your request.


We will provide the Food on full board basis will be served during the trek in the mountains. Three meals in a day (Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner) will be served from the the lodge. The dinner and breakfast will be served in the same lodge we spend the night. Lunch will be taken on the way to destination at a tea houses. Breakfasts will be served in Kathmandu as well. Most of the lodges has the food menu, Our Guide will suggest you the organic and hygienic local meal.

Day 1 : Arrival to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel
When you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), our company representative will welcome you and drive towards the designated hotel. After a rest for a while, we will give a short briefing about our program and you will be provided with a Typical Nepali welcome Dinner in the evening.

Day 2 : Guided Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley (UNESCO Heritage Sites)
Next day, we provide sightseeing guided by an expert to visit many beautiful places listed in the UNESCO heritage sites such as the Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambhunath Stupa, Durbar Square and many more.

Day 3 : Drive to Sundarijal 1hrs and trek to Chisopani2215m./5hrs.

Day 4 : Trek to Nagarkot 2200m./6hrs.

Day 5 : Trek to Changunarayan Temple 3hrs./Drive to Kathmandu 1hrs.

Day 6 : Departure

Cost Include

Airport picks up and drops by tourist car

Welcome dinner at typical Nepali Restaurant

Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley by tourist vehicle

3 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu with Breakfast

One English Speaking Govt. License holder Trekking Guide

Trekking Permit and TIMS permit

Trekking Porters (2 clients = 1 Porter)

Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner with hot drinks during treks

First Aid Kit and Trekking Duffel Bag for Porters

Tea House accommodation during the trek

All necessary land transport by tourist vehicles

Nepali staff salary, food, accommodation, Insurance, equipments.

Sleeping Bags and Down Jacket (to be return after trek)

Government Taxes and paper works.



Cost Exclude

International air fare and Nepal Visa Fee

Food in Kathmandu accept Breakfast

Personal expenses: (Laundry, phone calls, dry foods, cold drinks, Bar bills)

Temple/Monastery entrance fees

Extra night of Accommodation and extra days of trek

Travel Insurance and rescue flights

Late arrival and late departure extra night

Additional activities (Safari-Bungee-Paragliding-Rafting and so on...)

Tipping to Nepali staff (Guide and Porters)

Above itinerary can be customized as per our guest specific requirements and can make shorter or longer. We are very flexible to update.