3-day lodge trek in the Eastern Kathmandu valley rim
3 days moderate hiking in the foothills
Superb panoramas of the Himalaya and the Kathmandu Valley
Plentiful cultural encounters with the rural Valley rim dwellers
Visit Namo Buddha, Dhulikhel, and Nagarkot
A three-day lodge trek making an arc in the eastern valley rim through the famed vantage points of Dhulikhel and Nagarkot. Starting in the ancient Newar town of Panauti, we ascend gently to Dhulikhel, visiting the monastery at Namo Buddha en route. The next day we climb onto a forested ridge with great views and continue to Nagarkot. We finish on the third day walking down to Sankhu, from where it’s an hour’s scenic drive to Kathmandu.
Valley Vistas is an excellent sampling of trekking in Nepal.
Day 1 Drive to Panauti (1,464m /4,800′); after exploring town, hike to Dhulikhel (1,500m /4,920′) via Namo Buddha.
Day 2 Trek to Nagarkot (1,985m / 6,510′) via Nala.
Day 3 Finish hike at Sankhu (1,382m /4,530′); drive to Kathmandu.
Dates and Pricing
|Dhulikhel||Hotel Gaurishanker Mountain View|
|Nagarkot||Stupa View Resort|