Kathmandu Circle trek is designed keeping children of the family in mind. The expedition starts with exploring the Kathmandu valley, the most developed place in Nepal.
Kathmandu valley is comprised of three ancient cities of Kathmandu, Patana and Bhaktapur and each city in the valley represent unique architectures and cultural riches with the highest numbers of jatras in Nepal. A 45 minutes’ drive from Kathmandu will take us to Kakani, a hilltop settlement away from the bustle of the city. The trekking part of the tour officially begins from Kakani, where we will trek along a dense forest to Shiva Puri National Park.
This ninth national park in Nepal was established in 2002 and is located in the mid-hills on the northern side of the Kathmandu valley. Trekking to this national park is the main charmer of the expedition as it displays the entire Kathmandu valley in what seems like under your own feet. A panoramic view of the western mountains from the national park adds charm to the trek and will take your breath away. Trekking to ChisaPani, Nagarkot, Dhulikhel, Namobuddha, Balthali village and finally to Panauti will complete our trekking expedition. This trekking route is the most famous one in Kathmandu valley and many local are seen taking this trekking route during autumn and winter.The weather during these seasons is pleasant and trekking friendly making it easier for trekkers to travel a long distance even in a single day. The duration of the trek might seem long but the view that lays en route just makes up for everything and will be worth the energy you give into this trek. Make Nepal your next vacation destination and choose this trek to get a closer feel to the natural beauty of Nepal.
The weather during these seasons is pleasant and trekking friendly making it easier for trekkers to travel a long distance even in a single day. The duration of the trek might seem long but the view that lays en route just makes up for everything and will be worth the energy you give into this trek. Make Nepal your next vacation destination and choose this trek to get a closer feel to the natural beauty of Nepal.
You will arrive at Kathmandu and settle in at the hotel.
The entire day will be dedicated to exploring the Kathmandu valley.
From Kathmandu we will drive to Kakani (a 45 minutes’ drive) and from Kakani we will trek to Shiva Puri National Park. Shiva Puri is the highest point of this trekking from which we get a panoramic view of the western mountains like Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh Himal Range, Langtang Range, Mt. Dorjeelakpa Mt. Shisapangma and Mt. Gaurishankar.
From Shiva Puri National Park we will trek to ChisaPani, which will take around 4 hours.
From ChisaPani we will trek to Nagarkot, a place known for its beautiful view of the sunrise and sunset.
From Nagarkot we will trek for about 3 hours to Dhulikhel, another city full of natural and Newar cultural riches.
From Dhulikhel we will trek to Namobuddha.
We will trek for another 3 hours to Balthali Village, which offers breathtaking view of the majestic mountains.
From Balthali village we will trek to to Panauti, spend the day sightseeing around the city and head back to Kathmandu for dinner while being a part of a Nepali Cultural program.
You will be departing from the valley.
Make it a private trip by taking over one of our dates, or you can choose your own date. Prices are sliding scale to suit the number of travellers.