Chisapani Nagarkot Trek – 3 Days

Chisapani Nagarkot Trek – 3 Days Brief Insight

Chisapani Nagarkot Trek is a short and sweet trip of 3 days tea house trek around Kathmandu. This tour plan is designed for short time travelers in Nepal who would like to taste Nepal. Chisapani Nagarkot Trek starts from Sundarijal after driving 45 minutes from Kathmandu.

In the beginning, the trail pierces Shivapuri National Park passing through a big watershed that provides 40 percent drinking to Kathmandu Valley. Chisapani Nagarkot Trek offers beautiful nature and village walk experience, natural environment, stunning Himalaya panorama of Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himal, Gaurishankar Himal, and even we can spot Mount Everest in the far distance.

Your first destination is Chisapani after walking about 6-7 hours to Sundarijal. The weather in Chisapani is always cold as its name is Chisapani, meaning “cold water” in Nepali where you will enjoy the real boon of nature being away from the noise of Kathmandu feeling better to be away from crowded busy city life and your interaction with the local people will add another experience. Walking through the jungle and hearing bird chirpings to Lapsi Phedi from Chisapani is a pleasurable excursion.

We have a lunch break in Jule or Chauki Bhanjyang village after walking 3 hours from Chisapani and after having lunch hiking continues to Nagarkot, the beautiful village full of standard hotels, lodges, and resorts. Early sunrise view from Nagarkot is the most fascinating and mesmerizing view reflecting rays of the sun to the White Mountains. Nagarkot with a height of 2188 meters from sea level is on the edge of the valley and offers superb views of the mountains as well as Kathmandu valley.

Along with this, you visit the temple at Changunarayan, one of the oldest Hindu temples in Nepal which offers you to have a peek observation of the religious practice of Nepali people. And your sightseeing tour in medieval ancient town Bhaktapur can be a beautiful lifetime experience for sure.

Highlights of Chisapani Nagarkot Trek – 3 Days

  • Great for those with less time or who want a weekend get-away
  • Various waterfalls and amazing scenarios.
  • Stunning sunrise view of 8 out of 13 of the Himalaya ranges from your breakfast table
  • Marvelous views of the snow-capped mountain ranges.
  • Short trek near Kathmandu valley.
  • A few days away from the crowded city.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 : Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal (1.5hrs) and trek to Chisopani (2115m) (6/7 hrs)

Early in the morning breakfast at the hotel
After breakfast drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal
Start the trek from Sundarijal to Chisapani on the way of Mulkharka
Up to arrive at Chisapani transfer to the hotel at Chisapani and refreshment
After refreshment explore the Chisapani hill and observe the mountain view
Overnight at the hotel in Chisapani

Day 2 : Trek from Chisopani to Nagarkot (2195m), (6/7 hrs)

Early in the morning breakfast at the hotel
After breakfast trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot on the way of Jule and Chauki Bhanjyang
Up to arrive at Chisapani transfer to the hotel at Chisapani and refreshment
After refreshment explore the Nagarkot hill and observe the mountain view
Overnight at the hotel in Nagarkot


Day 3 : Trek from Nagarkot to Changunarayan (5 hrs) and drive Kathmandu

Early in the morning breakfast at the hotel
After breakfast trek from Nagarkot to Changunarayan on the way of Telkot
Up to arrive at Changunarayan explore the historical Changunarayan temple
After visiting Changunarayan temple drive back to Kathmandu
Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu

What is included in Chisapani Nagarkot Trek – 3 Days

  • Trekker’s information management system. (TIMS Card)
  • You’re Meal in During the Trekking as Your standard meals (3 times a day Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner).
  • All Trekking Permit and Local Permit.
  • Accommodation in Trekking: All accommodations in lodge/tea houses during the treks.
  • Trekking Guide: An experienced, helpful, friendly, and English speaking Trekking Guide. His well- paid salary, meals, accommodation insurance, etc.
  • After the Success Trip, Provide a Certificate.
    which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Service charge

What is Excluded

  • Meals and Extra Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • All Hot and Cold drinks
  • Special Table Menu/Bakery Cafe
  • The additional size of Pots Hot Drinks
  • Electronic device re-charge
  • Hot shower
  • On the trekking Wi-Fi
  • Personal expenses any type
  • Travel insurance and evacuation insurance
  • Tipping for Guide and Porter

Additional Information

Chisapani Nagarkot Trek is one of the short and sweet trek near Kathmandu. This trek is best among the tourist who have limited time but want to experience the taste of Nepal. The term Chisapani, where ‘Chisa’ means cold and ‘Pani’ means water. Thus, the meaning of Chisapani is cold water.

Term Nagarkot, where ‘Nagar’ means a city, and ‘Kot’ means the top of the hill. The meaning becomes the top of the hill situated close to the town or city on the top of hill. Mind-blowing waterfalls and rivers perfectly blended with the trees and forests are explored during this trek.

Kathmandu Day tour and Hiking

Usually, Chisapani Nagarkot Trek start from Sundarijal. Which is one hour drive from Kathmandu. The first destination after walking about 5/6 hours from Sundarijal is Chisapani. Similarly, we pass through Mulkharka i.e of Tamang community with uniques settlements.

From Chisapani to Nagarkot normally it take about six hours. Mostly tourist stop for lunch at Chauki Bhanjyang after 3 hours walking from Chisapani. Early in the morning in Nagarkot, one can see the great views of a sunrise with a reflection of the white Himalayas.

Generally, for Photographers, Chisapani-Nagarkot is one of the best destinations. You will be facilitated by the wonderful content, landscapes, and sceneries.

Moreover on Chisapani Nagarkot Trek

This trek offer the beautiful nature, Natural environment, unique village, and stunning Himalayas peak. The panoramic views of Manaslu, Ganesh, Langtang, Gaurishankar, and also Mt. Everest on the clear day. Nagarkot is at the height of 2195 meters from the sea level. On the winter season one can experience the snowfall in Nagarkot.

Our service for our guest

Besides this, Hot Spring Trek, Trek near Kathmandu, Panchase Trek, Ghalegaun Trek, Chepang Hill Trek, Chisapani Nagarkot Trek, Ghorepani Ghandruk Trek are available.

Similarly, Annapurna Circuit Trek – 14 Days, Annapurna Base Camp Trek – 14 Days, and many more are in Annapurna Region.

Likewise, Everest Base Camp Trek – 12 Days, Everest Three Pass Trek – 17 Days are in Everest Region

In Langtang Region Holy Gosainkunda Trek – 6 Days, Langtang Valley Trek – 9 Days, Langtang Gosainkunda Chisapani Trek – 13 Days are available.

Manasalu Area Trek – 15 Days, Upper Mustang Trek – 14 Days, Nar Phu Valley Trek – 12 Days, Rara Lake Trek – 11 Days are in Restricted Region.

As well as Ganesh Himal, Kanchanjunga, Makalu Trek, and furthermore programs are organized by Robinson Crusoe Holidays.

Among the cultural programmed; Honeymoon Tour Package – 10 Days, Nepal Pleasure Tour – 8 Days, Adventure Package Tour – 14 Days, Historical Nepal Tour – 10 Days, Spiritual tour Package – 12 Days, Kathmandu Unique tour – 5 Days, Historical Gorkha Village Tour 9 Days, Nepal India Cultural Tour – 10 Days, Nepal Bhutan Tibet Tour – 12 Days.

According to your time duration and schedule, please go to our Plan Trip or Customize Trip.

Therefore, Robinson Crusoe Holiday is always ready to provide excellent services for our guests. Based on our cultural motto “Matri Debo Bhaba, Pitrii Debo Bhaba, Atithi Debo Bhaba.” Thus, Mother as a God, Father as a God, and Guest as a God.

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