A day hike from Sankhu to Nagarkot leads you to peaceful environment visiting ancient town of Sankhu to scenic Nagarkot hill where you will be rewarded with stunning sunrise over array of Himalayan peaks in the comfort of nice lodge and mountain resorts.
A day hike starts early morning after breakfast then heading towards north east of Kathmandu valley reaching at walking point in Sankhu, located north east of Kathmandu city, a peaceful small town where its ancient name known as Shankharpur, served as exit point to Lhasa / Tibet in earlier days of Trans Himalayan Caravan Trade Route.
Sankhu enriched with old famous temple Bajrayogini, history describes where king Mana Dev once mediated at Gun Bihar in Sankhu area.
At Sankhu with time to visit 4th century water spouts with artistically decorated statue, truly confirms this ancient sites Bajrayogini was once an ancient religious site of Kathmandu Valley.
It was renovated during the period of Pratap Malla, a famous king of Malla regime in Nepal.
After a lovely historic and religious moment walk begins with climb to reach Kartike Bhanjyang a small village overlooking views of Kathmandu valley, where walk climb towards steep uphill within pine woodland and finally ending our hike at scenic view-point of Nagarkot located above 2,100 m high.
Trekking Planner organizes Nagarkot Sankhu day hiking in very reasonable price with the best service available. We also offer tailor-made itinerary for individuals or groups. Come to join us, enjoy with your loved ones in the lap of nature and make your holiday delightful and hassle free