Description

Shivapuri Trek is a best choice for those who are looking for a short hike within limited time. Within Shivapuri Trek hikers can penetrate into popular Shivapuri National Park. The Shivapur Trek is not just well admired for its en route biodiversity and views of Himalayan ranges, this trail paves the way for experiencing cultural diversity of rural village life of Suburb of Kathmandu.The trek is named after the Shivapuri National Park, which is regarded as the nearest National Park from the International Airport. It is just 25 km from Kathmandu. Further, Baghdwar, source of holy river Bagmati is also located near Shivapuri. From Sundarijal-Shivapuri National Park, famous for biodiversity trekking route passes to Nagarkot, Gosainkunda , Helambu and the Langtang National Park offering awe inspiring views of the majestic Himalaya. The park conserves Oaks and Rhododendron trees, Shielding ferns, Moss and a large variety of grass with wildlife that includes Jungle cats, Himalayan Black Bear, Leopards and the Rhesus Monkeys

This trek offers various activities to keep oneself busy during the stay be it in the form of Himalaya Family Treks and Hikes, Ethnic Village Tours, Bird Watching, Photography or just a simple relaxing leisure. This is a fantastic hiking tour from Kathmandu. It offers a rich insight into the lives, history, culture and religion of its inhabitants. Shivapuri hill (2729m) is the highest point of this trekking. From the top of Shivapuri, one can have a panoramic view of the western mountains like Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Ganesh Himal Range, Mt. Langtang Range, Mt. Dorjeelakpa Mt. Shisapangma, Mt. Gaurishankar and many more.

Fitness Level : Easy Max-Altitude : 2700m.
Duration : 7 Days Group Size :1-10
Best Season : Nepal for all Season (Any Time)

 Itinerary Outline

Day 1 :Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 2 :Guided Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley

Day 3 :Drive to Kakani 1:30 hrs.-Trek to Ale Danda 1600m./3hrs.

Day 4 :Trek to Shivapuri Hill 2700m./ 7hrs.

Day 5 :Trek to Chisopani 2200m./6hr.

Day 6 :Trek to Sundarijal 1400m./5hrs.-Drive to Kathmandu 1 hrs.

Day 7 :Departure


 Accomodation

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.


 Meals

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 : Arrive at 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
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 Kakani 1:30 hrs.-Trek to Ale Danda 1600m./3hrs.

Day 4 : Trek to Shivapuri Hill 2700m./ 7hrs.

Day 5 : Trek to Chisopani 2200m./6hr.

Day 6 : Trek to Sundarijal 1400m./5hrs.-Drive to Kathmandu 1 hrs.

Day 7 : 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.

uide and Porters)


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)

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 (G

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