Trip Introduction: Chisapani Nagarkot Trekking-6 Days/ What to expect during Nagarkot Chisapani trek?
Travelers who embark on the "Chisapani Nagarkot Trek," also known as the "Nagarkot Hiking Trail" or “Kathmandu Valley Rim Trek” are in for an unforgettable Himalayan trekking trip. This gorgeous trekking adventure in Nepal promises an immersive journey across Kathmandu Valley's natural beauties, all within easy reach of the bustling capital.
The journey starts with the "Chisapani Viewpoint Trek," which takes trekkers through the stunning vistas of Shivapuri National Park, a paradise for nature lovers and birdwatchers. The Chisapani Nagarkot path passes through lovely Himalayan villages, providing an authentic sense of local life and culture.
The fascinating vistas of the Nagarkot Hiking Trail as the sun rises are nothing short of magnificent, making it a popular destination for sunrise treks. The timetable for the Chisapani Nagarkot trip offers a well-paced tour, allowing travelers to relish every moment of the walk while staying within their budget.
Those wishing to enhance their trekking experience can camp along the way, making it an amazing Chisapani Nagarkot camping trek. This budget-friendly trip promises an authentic Himalayan encounter without sacrificing breathtaking scenery or cultural immersion.
This enticing short trek is conveniently located near the capital city of Kathmandu, providing an accessible adventure for all. So don’t miss the chance to embark on this unforgettable Himalayan journey with Trekking Planner Nepal offering the best of both worlds - nature and culture - just a stone's throw away from Kathmandu.
Where does the Trek to Chisapani Nagarkot Start and End?
Chisapani Nagarkot Trekking, which offers a richness of culture, tradition, and natural diversity, starts from the small settlement of Sundarijal, located at the north-east of Kathmandu and famous for the quaint environment, natural beauty, home to hydropower plant and a popular picnic spot for locals. Through the stone stairs, trekkers then head up into the Shivapuri National Park and trek through dense forest with rhododendrons and varieties of other flora, watershed and waterfalls, river dams and river banks, and occasional small settlements we reach the beautiful Chisapani Village. The village with inhabitation of Gurung, Brahmin, and Sherpa communities, Chisapani has mind-blowing sunset and sunrise over the panoramic Himalayas (from Dhaulagiri in the West to Mount Everest and Kanchenjunga in the Far East) overlooking the beautiful valleys and high hills.
The trail of Chisapani Nagarkot Trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot is gradual and easy through small settlements, tea shops, and lush landscapes. Further on the trail explore the diverse landscape, interesting villages, and welcoming locals before reaching the temple listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site List and one of the oldest temples in Nepal, the sacred Changunarayan Temple. Return back to the Kathmandu valley after this enriching, insightful, and entertaining trek.
Chisapani Nagarkot Trekking is an economical, easy-to-take-on, rich, and diverse trekking experience. Preferred by local and foreign tourists alike, this trek is at its best during the spring, autumn, and winter seasons due to magnificent views of the Himalayas and lush natural scenery. Join the professional team of Nepal Trekking Planner to pursue the trip of your life and get the best out of the money spent by you. We are here to organize your holiday in Nepal as per your interest and make this take the memory of a lifetime.
Best Season for Chisapani Nagarkot Trekking.
Most months of the year are suitable for this adventure, except during the monsoon season which lasts from mid-June to early September, and the winter season which typically spans from mid-December to February.
The optimal time for this marvelous adventure is during the spring season, from March to May. During this period, most days are clear, with occasional light rain and snow in the late afternoon. While mornings and nights can be cold, the landscape is incredibly scenic, adorned with seasonal wildflowers, including tall trees to bush rhododendrons, magnolia, and other vibrant blooms. Days are marked by clear skies, offering grand views of the snow-capped peaks, and the longer daylight hours in spring make it an ideal time to embark on this journey.
The next best season is autumn/fall to pre-winter, spanning from the middle of September to early December. Although mornings and evenings can be much colder during this time, and there are shorter daylight hours due to the approaching winter, most days are bright and clear, allowing for excellent mountain views and enjoyable walks. Occasionally, higher elevations may experience some snowfall.