Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

Trip Information
  • Trip Duration7 Days
  • DestinationNepal
  • Trip Grade Moderate
  • Max. Altitude 2,175m
  • Accommodation Tea House
  • Transport Drive in - Drive Out
Highlights
  • Hiking includes the scenic views of 60 high mountains, including popular Himalayan peaks, named Himal Chuli, Gauri Shankar, Annapurna, Chobha Bhamare and Manaslu mountain peaks in Nepal.
  • Visit to green and lush areas in Nepal i.e. Chisapani, Kakani, Dhulikhel and Nagarkot.
  • Opportunity to view 4 peaks of Ganesh Himal range and about 60 high mountain peaks as well as forests views
  • Hike to the Shivapuri Hill i.e. highest point of our Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot trek.

Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking 7 Days Cost for 2023/2024

We provide you with a powerful Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot hiking package to allow visiting each of the interesting places near capital city Kathmandu and allows you to relish the glory of the entire Himalayan region. Whether you visit Chisapani, Kakani, Dhulikhel and Nagarkot, you will experience ultimate glory of the Mother Nature. Later on, you will hike to Shivapuri region and enter its national park.

By walking across green, pristine and lush forest areas, you will admire greenery and peace of nature, while simultaneously, encounters a few wild animals of the park. Meanwhile, you will find a monastery in between your route between Chisapani and Shivapuri to add a religious flavor in your nature’s exploration.

If this is not enough, you will get ultimate views of four famous peaks belonging to the entire Ganesh Himal range. In addition, you will find a few other peaks named Himal Chuli, Gauri Shankar, Annapurna, Chobha Bhamare and Manaslu. In fact, you will get views of about 60 high mountains combined with valleys, green hills, mountains and forest views. In simple words, the hike/trek commands magnificent views at its every side, snowy mountains in northern direction, while views of birds-eye in west of Kathmandu City.

Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot hiking thus acts as the best journey to watch birds, to explore the greeneries of the Mother Nature, photography and interaction with local area people during the trek journey. Shivapuri Hill will be the highest point of our entire Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot hiking journey.

Best time to do Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

The best time to do Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot hiking in Nepal is during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons. These months offer the most favorable weather conditions, providing comfortable temperatures and clear skies, which enhance the overall hiking experience.

Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking in autumn season (Sept – Nov)

During autumn season is the most preferable time to undertake Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking. As the trail unfolds, hikers are greeted by mild temperatures), creating perfect conditions for an exhilarating outdoor experience. The autumn air is crisp and refreshing, offering clear skies that shows breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayan mountain ranges. The hills come alive with a tapestry of colors as the flora, including the vibrant rhododendron blooms, adds a picturesque charm to the journey. With stable weather and dry conditions, trekkers can fully immerse themselves in the awe-inspiring surroundings, capturing the core of Nepal's natural beauty.

Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking in winter season (Dec- Feb)

Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking during winter seasons provides unique and tranquil adventure in Nepal. Winter in this region is characterized by crisp mountain air and cooler temperatures, with daytime averages. While the higher altitudes may experience chilly weather, the lower elevations offer a refreshing atmosphere for hiking. The trails are decorated with a delicate dusting of snow which add a serene beauty to the landscape, creating a picturesque winter wonderland. Though the visibility might be crystal clear, showcasing the snow-capped peaks in their full glory, trekkers should be prepared for colder conditions, especially at higher altitudes.

Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking in spring season (March- May)

Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking trail during the spring season shows a mesmerizing tapestry of Nepal's natural wonders. As winter ends, the trail comes alive with a burst of color as rhododendrons and various wildflowers bloom, painting the hills in vibrant colors. The temperatures during this period are mild and pleasant creating perfect conditions for a refreshing hiking experience. The air is filled with the sweet fragrance of blossoms, enhancing the sensory delight of the trek. Spring also promises clear skies, providing clear views of the surrounding Himalayan peaks. The Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking adventure during spring is a harmonious mixture of blossoming nature, comfortable weather, and the promise of awe-inspiring panoramas, offering trekkers an unforgettable exploration of Nepal's natural splendor.

Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking in monsoon season (Jun - Aug)

Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking trail during the monsoon season presents a trekking adventure among the regular patterns of Nepal's seasonal rains. While this period offers a lush and vibrant landscape, with the hills covered in a lush green blanket, it comes with the challenge of frequent rainfall. However, trekkers should be prepared for muddy and slippery trails. Despite the weather challenges, the Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking experience in the monsoon unveils a different facet of Nepal's natural beauty, with foggy hills, cascading waterfalls, and the serene ambiance of nature being refreshed by the seasonal showers.

Important Notes during Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

  • While booking, we need the photocopy of your passport and you have to pay us a minimum of 10% payment of the total cost as advance.
  • Beverages, snacks, charging electronic devices, hot showers, Wi-Fi are not included in our packages, so you have to pay additional cash.
  • It is preferable to pack your bag lightly because porters will only carry your 15-20kg luggage.
  • You should have comprehensive travel insurance that covers hiking activities including medical expenses.
  • Carry a reusable water bottle and use water purification tablets like iodine, aquatabs tablets.
  • Check if any local festivals or events are happening during your visit. Participating in these can be a unique cultural experience but may affect accommodation availability.
  • Always seek permission before taking photographs of people, especially in rural areas. Some locals may not be comfortable with photography, so it's essential to respect their privacy.
  • Pack your clothes according to the seasonal basis.
  • You should carry enough cash in Nepalese rupees as ATMs may not be available in remote areas.
  • We suggest you not to book your international flights early as there may be sudden change in weather which will make your flights delay or even cancel.
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                Cost Details
                Cost Includes
                • Airports pick up and Drop by private car/van/bus.
                • 3 night’s deluxe accommodation in Kathmandu –The Address Kathmandu Hotel or Gaju suite (on the arrival day and after the trekking).
                • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle.
                • Kathmandu sightseeing entrance fees
                • Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
                • All necessary paper works and conservation entry permits.
                • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
                • An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples).
                • Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter.
                • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel
                • Insurance company.
                • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
                • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with cultural dance show
                • All our government taxes, vat, official expenses & service charges
                Cost Excludes
                • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu). You will require 2 passport size photos.
                • Your Travel insurance.
                • Food while you are in Kathmandu
                • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
                • Tips for the guide and porter.
                Departure Dates
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                Start DateTuesdayApr 23, 2024End DateMondayApr 29, 2024PricePriceUS$500StatusStatusAvailable
                Start DateThursdayApr 25, 2024End DateWednesdayMay 01, 2024PricePriceUS$500StatusStatusAvailable
                Start DateSaturdayApr 27, 2024End DateFridayMay 03, 2024PricePriceUS$500StatusStatusAvailable
                Start DateMondayApr 29, 2024End DateSundayMay 05, 2024PricePriceUS$500StatusStatusAvailable
                Essential Information

                What to bring in Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking?

                • A few pairs of Thermal tops
                • Fleece jacket/pullover
                • Windcheater - waterproof shell jacket one pair
                • Down jacket
                • Comfortable Fleece/wool trousers
                • Trekking pants- at least 2 pairs
                • Mittens/woolen gloves
                • Warm Hiking socks
                • Hiking Cotton trousers/t-shirts
                • Sun hat/scarf, wash towel
                • Sunglasses
                • Trekking poles
                • Day bag above 40 L
                • Basic personal first aid kit

                Accommodations during 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

                During the 7-day Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking adventure you can expect a diverse range of accommodations. The journey typically includes stays in local teahouses, lodges, and guesthouses, each offering a unique experience. In the early stages, in places like Kakani comfortable lodges provide a cozy break after a day of exploration. As the trek progresses through Shivapuri and Nagarkot, teahouses nestled among nature offer not only shelter but also a chance to connect with fellow trekkers. These accommodations provide essential amenities such as cozy beds, hot showers, and nourishing meals.

                Foods and Drinks during 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

                The 7 day Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking adventure offers a culinary odyssey through the heart of Nepal. Beginning with hearty breakfasts of Tibetan bread in Kakani, the journey unfolds with teahouse delights along the trail. From momo to thukpa, traditional Nepali dishes showcase the region's flavors. With each meal accompanied by breathtaking views, the food experience becomes a cultural immersion. Refreshing drinks like hot masala tea add warmth during breaks, making every bite and sip a delightful exploration of Nepal's food diversity.

                Internet, Wi-Fi, hot water shower facilities during 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

                While trekking through Kakani, Shivapuri, and Nagarkot over seven days, expect changing levels of internet connectivity and facilities. In Kakani, some accommodations may offer limited Wi-Fi, but the availability might decrease as you venture into more remote areas. Hot water shower facilities are typically available in lodges and teahouses, providing a welcome respite after a day of hiking. It's advisable to carry a local SIM card for better connectivity. As you ascend into higher altitudes, internet access may become irregular.

                Risks during 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

                While the Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking trail offers a stunning adventure, trekkers should be aware of potential risks. Some of the risks are mentioned below:

                • Altitude sickness at varying elevations
                • Unpredictable weather with rain and cold
                • Challenging terrains with potential slips
                • Limited medical facilities in remote areas
                • Run into the wildlife
                • Communication challenges in remote locations
                • River crossings requiring caution
                • Natural hazards like landslides

                Guides during 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

                The assistance of a guide for the 7 day Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking journey is highly recommended for a countless of reasons. A guide adds depth to your journey offering historical context to the sites visited and sharing local stories that bring the landscapes to life. They navigate the trails with ease, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable trek, while also providing assistance in understanding the local customs and etiquettes. In addition to enhancing safety, a guide's expertise can lead you to hidden gems off the beaten path, maximizing the richness of your journey.

                ATM and money exchange facilities Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

                While embarking on the Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking adventure, it's advisable to plan your financial arrangements in advance. ATM and money exchange facilities may be limited along the trail, particularly in the more remote areas. It's practical to carry sufficient local currency in cash to cover expenses such as accommodation, meals, and miscellaneous expenses. In Kathmandu and larger towns, you'll find more extensive banking services, including ATMs and currency exchange counters.

                Can I join the Group on 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking?

                Yes, Welcome Nepal Treks offers 7 days group joining in Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking. Welcome Nepal treks organize the group joining on the fixed departure date. Joining a group can provide a cost-sharing benefits. Not only that, you have opportunity of meeting new people from different nation and a chance of learning their culture. In comparison of trekking alone, trekking with groups can be more enjoyable and fun.

                Can I book 7 days Private Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking?

                Yes, Welcome Nepal Treks take the booking of private 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking. Booking a private trek through us offers you more flexibility and allows you to customize various aspects of your trekking experience. Also, with a private trek, you have the freedom to customize the itinerary according to your desired pace, rest days, and specific places of interest. We can create a personalized itinerary that suits your needs and preferences.

                Why to do 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking?

                Embarking on the 7 day Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking adventure promises a transformative journey through the diverse landscapes of Nepal. Beyond the physical challenge of the trek, this immersive experience allows trekkers to witness the vibrant tapestry of nature from the terraced fields of Kakani to the serene trails of Shivapuri and the panoramic views from Nagarkot. The week long journey offers not only a break from the bundle of daily life but also a deep dive into the cultural richness of the region. Engaging with local communities, navigating through enchanting forests, and summiting peaks provide moments of both introspection and awe. Each day unfolds new perspectives, from the majestic mountains to the warm hospitality of the villages.

                Why to do 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking with Welcome Nepal Treks

                Welcome Nepal treks have been operating for many years and has extensive experience in organizing treks in Nepal. Welcome Nepal Treks offers a splendid trek package to the customers at a very reasonable price with great services. We have knowledgeable and experienced guides who are familiar with the trekking routes, safety protocols, and local customs. Their expertise can enhance your trekking experience and ensure a smooth journey. We offers flexible and customizable itineraries to cater to individual preferences and requirements. We can tailor the trek to suit your time frame, fitness level and specific interested. Welcome Nepal treks takes care of the logistical aspects of the hike, including permits, accommodations, transportation, and meals. Also, we highly care for the safety of our customers and make them satisfied with our services.

                What is the Cost of the 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking?

                The cost of 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking can vary based on several factors, including the type of hike (private or group), the level of services and accommodation, and the season of hiking you choose. According to the service, accommodation provided by us (Welcome Nepal Treks), we offer the 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking at a very reasonable price. We offer this 7 days adventurous and splendid Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot hiking package around $500 with the quality services. The cost includes the transportation fees, accommodation, meals, guides and everything mentioned in the package.

                Booking and Payment Policies of 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

                If you want to book the 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking with Welcome Nepal Treks then, we need the photocopy of your passport and you have to pay us a minimum of 10% payment of the total cost as advance. You can pay us through different medium like cash, bank transfer, or online. We accept booking deposits through Credit Cards (Master Card or Visa and many more). You can also pay us direct cash. We also accept your last minute booking but the booking should be done at least before one day prior to the trip departure date. If you have any question regarding the hiking , then feel free to contact us.

                Trip extension after 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking

                Extending your trip after completing the 7 days Kakani Shivapuri Nagarkot Hiking in Nepal can be a great idea to explore more of the country's diverse landscapes and cultural attractions. Here are some options you might consider:

                • Everest Base Camp Trek
                • Annapurna Base Camp Trek
                • Langtang Valley Trek
                • Manaslu Circuit Trek
                • Ghorepani-Poon Hill Trek
                • Chitwan National Park with Tower Night Stay
                • Bardia National Park Safari
                • Rara Lake Trek
                • Tansen and Palpa
                • Lumbini and Buddhist Circuit
                • Pokhara Adventure Activities
                • Kalinchowk Temple Trek
                • Gosainkunda Trek
                • River Rafting
                • UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, and Pashupatinath.
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