Sankhu Nagarkot Hiking

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Sankhu Nagarkot Hiking is Best hike around Kathmandu through mid hill villages and sunset view from Nagarkot will be best of the trip. ,Sankhu Nagarkot Hiking,Private day hiking,Sankhu Nagarkot Hiking,Published: 2023-11-29,Last Updated: 2023-11-29,, Excellent Tour Company for Nepal & Bhutan by December 1, 2020A true highlight of my trip around the world. A first-rate company that is very well organized for a Western traveler. Sankhu Nagarkot Hiking 125 USD In stock Jan 06, 2040 Private day hiking
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Tour Type: Private guided hiking
  • Max altitude: 2195m.
  • Transportation: Land
  • Best Time: Sep. - Dec. & Jan. - May

Sankhu Nagarkot Hiking begins with a drive to Sankhu from Kathmandu and walking through Lapsiphedi, Jaharing Pouwa, Kattike Bhanjyang. It is 14 kms that takes 5 hours. Typically, you'll traverse a path where a road follows the footsteps of the preceding walking trail. Sankhu is ancient Newari village, it has temples, Nagarkot is famous hill station from where clearly have glimpses of180 degree of Himalayan ranges.

Nagarkot has modern resorts and accommodation facilities. Nagarkot is famous for sunrise and sunset views, overnight stay is recommended for best experiences. If you can’t stay there for overnight it will be better if you watch the sunset views from Nagarkot.

Sankhu to Nagarkot hiking highlights

  • Enjoy Magnificent Himalayan view including Mt. Everest & sunset view from Nagarkot
  • Experience the lifestyle and culture of local people
  • Maximum Altitude of the trip is 2195m at Nagarkot
  • Hiking starting at Sankhu and ends at Nagarkot
  • Average walking duration is 5 to 6 hours but it's depends on your pace
  • Private transportation before and after the hiking
  • Enjoy walking through various villages and beautiful terrace landscape

Sankhu - Nagarkot hike itienrary:

07:00am: Pickup at Hotel, drive to Shanku (25 kms, 1 hour)
08:00am:  Start hiking from Snakhu/Lapsiphedi to Nagarkot which will about 3 hours. Lunch will be taken at Nagarkot.
01:00pm – 5:00pm: Have lunch and jaunting around
05:00pm – 05:45pm: Watch Sunset view from Nagarkot
05:45pm: Drive back to Kathmandu (32 kms, 1 hour)

Trip cost: US $125 per person

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Inclusion in the Package


  • Private transportation
  • English speaking tour/hiking guide


  • Hotel accommodaiton & food in Kathamndu
  • Tip for guide and driver
  • Insurance for the trip


This trip is a private guided one and can be arranged on your requested date. The group size for this trip is one to above.

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