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    Around Kathmandu Valley Trek

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    About Around Kathmandu Valley Trek - 07 days

    At a Glance

    • Destination
    • Durations
      7 days
    • Trip Difficulty
    • Activities
      Trekking and Tours
    • Accommodation
      Hotel/Lodge/Tea House
    • Meals
      All meals included during the trekking
    • Vehicle
      Toursit Bus/Private Vechile
    • Max. People

    Trip Highlights

    • Nagarkot: Experience the breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayas from the vantage point of Nagarkot. The mesmerizing sunrise and sunset views make it a must-visit destination for trekkers.
    • Shivapuri National Park: Trek to Chisapani via the Shivapuri National Park, which is a trekker's paradise. The park offers a diverse range of flora and fauna, and the trek offers a refreshing break from the hustle and bustle of city life.
    • Cultural Heritages: Discover the rich cultural heritage of the Kathmandu valley by exploring the Namobuddha Monastery, which is a sacred pilgrimage site for Buddhists. The trek offers numerous opportunities to explore ancient cultural sites and gain insights into the local customs and traditions.
    • Lakuri Bhanjyang: Trek to the vantage point of Lakuri Bhanjyang, which offers stunning views of the Kathmandu valley. The trek is perfect for adventure enthusiasts who enjoy the thrill of exploring uncharted territories.
    • Balthali: Discover the cultural hub of Balthali, which is a quaint and charming village nestled in the hills. The trek offers an opportunity to experience the local way of life and interact with the warm and welcoming locals.

    Trip Overview

    Explore the unexplored beauty of Kathmandu's surrounding areas with the mesmerizing Around Kathmandu Valley Trek offered by Himalaya Land Treks, an experienced and trusted trekking company. This exhilarating journey offers a unique opportunity to witness the natural environment and traditional countryside life around Kathmandu, away from the bustling city.

    The trek begins with a picturesque drive to Sundarijal, followed by a trek through the serene woodlands of Shivapuri National Park. The sprawling yellow mustard fields, stretching for miles, add to the scenic beauty while trekking towards the charming village of Chisapani.

    From Chisapani, the trek continues towards Nagarkot, a famous hill station offering breathtaking panoramic views of the Jugal, Langtang, and Gauri Shankar Himalayan range. The journey also includes a visit to Dhulikhel, a town renowned for its rich cultural heritage and diverse biodiversity.

    Moreover, the Around Kathmandu Valley Trek takes trekkers to Balthali, a hidden gem located near the city, famous for its mountain-bike rides. Other destinations on the trek include Panauti, Lakuri Bhanjyang, and Lamatar. The trek provides a glimpse of the local culture and way of life, enabling travelers to rejuvenate themselves amidst nature's tranquility, away from the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu city life.

    Himalaya Land Treks prioritizes safety, and their well-planned itinerary and experienced personnel ensure that trekkers can enjoy the journey safely. With over ten years of experience, Himalaya Land Treks is the ideal partner for trekkers to explore the Himalayas and create unforgettable memories. Join us on this incredible adventure through the Himalayas and experience the natural beauty of Nepal.


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    Cost Details

    Good to know before trip booking

    What's Included

    • Hassle-free airport pick up and drop off services are included for your convenience upon arrival and departure.
    • A pre-trek meeting is organized to brief you on the itinerary and necessary preparations.
    • You will be staying at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu for 2 nights, providing a comfortable and relaxing start to your journey.
    • Private transportation is provided from Kathmandu to Sundarijal to begin your trek.
    • All necessary permits and paperwork are taken care of to ensure a smooth and hassle-free trekking experience.
    • Trekking equipment such as walking poles and a duffel bag are provided to make your trek more comfortable.
    • An experienced, English-speaking trekking guide registered with the Government of Nepal will accompany you throughout the trek. For every two trekkers, one porter will be available to carry your luggage.
    • Guide and porter salaries, insurance, equipment, transport, food, and lodging are all included.
    • Private transportation is provided from Lamatar to Thamel, Kathmandu.
    • You can enjoy full meals throughout the trek, including breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You can also choose from a variety of meal options to cater to your taste preferences.
    • Supplementary snacks such as energy bars and cookies are also provided to keep your energy levels high.
    • After dinner, you can indulge in fresh seasonal fruits to refresh and rejuvenate your body.
    • Unlimited safe drinking water treated with chlorine is provided to keep you hydrated throughout the trek.
    • An Oxi-meter is available to check your pulse, heart rate, and oxygen saturation levels, ensuring your safety and comfort.
    • All mountain accommodation is provided with soft, comfortable, private rooms and shared toilets.
    • A comprehensive First Aid kit is available for any medical emergencies.
    • All government and local taxes are included in the trek package.
    • You will receive a souvenir Himalaya Land treks t-shirt and trekking route map to commemorate your journey.
    • Finally, you will enjoy a farewell dinner at one of the finest Nepalese restaurants, accompanied by traditional ethnic music and dance, to celebrate the completion of your trek.

    What's Not Included

    • Nepal visa (USD 25 for 15 days and USD 40 for 30 days).
    • Your international flight to and from Nepal.
    • Meals in the city except for breakfast and other mentioned special dinner.
    • The cost incurred during the tour around the city
    • Cost for additional trips.
    • Hot showers, Wi-Fi & battery charging on a trek.
    • Travel insurance (for helicopter evacuation if needed whilst on trekking).
    • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone, internet/e-mail, etc.
    • Bar and beverage bills.
    • Tip for guide, porter and drivers.

    Dates & Prices

    Book your trip with confidence

    Embark on an unforgettable adventure with Himalaya Land Treks! Join our fixed departure for the Around Kathmandu Valley Trek 2023/2024. Immerse yourself in stunning landscapes, rich culture, and breathtaking views. Book your spot now and create lasting memories in Nepal's capital region.

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    Useful Information

    Good to know before you travel

    If you're planning to explore the beautiful landscapes around Kathmandu Valley, a short and easy trek is the perfect way to do it. However, before you book your trek, there are some important things you should know to make your experience enjoyable and safe. I've compiled a list of tips to help you prepare for your adventure.

    Understand the Difficulty Level

    Although short and easy treks are less strenuous than longer ones, it's important to know the difficulty level of the trek you plan to undertake. The terrain, altitude, and weather conditions can make a significant difference in the level of difficulty. Make sure to research the trek beforehand and consult with your guide or travel agency to ensure that it's suitable for your fitness level.

    Choose the Right Season

    The best time to go trekking in Kathmandu Valley is during the dry season, which is from October to May. During this time, the weather is pleasant, and the skies are clear, providing breathtaking views of the Himalayas. However, if you're planning to go during the monsoon season, which is from June to September, be prepared for rain and slippery trails.

    Pack the Right Gear

    Having the right gear is crucial for a comfortable and safe trek. Make sure to pack sturdy hiking boots, warm clothing, a waterproof jacket, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, and insect repellent. It's also a good idea to bring a first-aid kit, a map, and a compass.

    Hire a Professional Guide

    Although short and easy treks may seem like a breeze, it's always best to hire a professional guide. They can provide you with valuable information about the trail, local customs, and culture, and keep you safe in case of any emergencies. Make sure to choose a licensed and experienced guide from a reputable travel agency.

    Respect the Local Culture and Environment

    Nepal is home to a rich and diverse culture, and it's essential to respect the local customs and traditions. Make sure to dress modestly and remove your shoes before entering temples and monasteries. It's also crucial to leave no trace and follow the principles of responsible trekking to preserve the environment.

    In conclusion, a short and easy trek around Kathmandu Valley can be a memorable experience if you prepare well and follow the tips mentioned above. By understanding the difficulty level, choosing the right season, packing the right gear, hiring a professional guide, and respecting the local culture and environment, you can have a safe and enjoyable trekking experience.


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