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Nagarkot Sunrise and Hike
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Nagarkot is one of the most popular hill stations in the Kathmandu Valley, famous for its picturesque panoramas over the Himalayan range, including Mt. Everest. During this sunrise tour of the Nepali rural resort, you’ll get an unforgettable view of the world-famous mountain chain bathed in morning colors. Finish the day with a gentle trek to Chagunarayan Temple, an intricate, wood-carved shrine to Vishnu, before returning to Kathmandu.
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Ages 10-50, max of 14 per group
Duration: 7h
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Live guide: English
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Highlights
  • A sunrise Nagarkot tour and hike to Chagunarayan Temple
  • Get a panoramic peek at the world's most famous mountain chain, including Everest
  • Hike across terraced farmlands and scenic countryside villages 
  • Escape the tourist track with a visit to a centuries-old Hindu shrine in the hills

  • Private tourist vehicle.
  • Small Group Departure.
  • Professional licensed tourist guide.
What's not included
  • Breakfast and Lunch.
  • Tips for the guide and driver ( Recommended)
  • Entrance fee to visit Nagarkot and Chagunarayan Temple ( Approx- 800.00 NPR per person)

With its crisp mountain air and impressive hillside panoramas, Nagarkot is one of Nepal’s most picturesque hill resorts. During this unique and immersive tour, you’ll be treated to early morning views of the famous sunrise panorama over the Himalayan range, followed by a scenic and invigorating hike to the temple of Chagunarayan. The views from Nagarkot are unforgettable at all times of day, but dawn is when the hillsides truly come alive. You’ll see the white-capped range of the Himalayas bathed in soft red and pink light, and on clear days will even get a peek at the legendary summit of Mt. Everest. After enjoying the hilltop panoramas of the surrounding valleys, you’ll set off on a gentle trek through terraced fields and lush forests. While Kathmandu is known for its world-renowned historical landmarks, the surrounding countryside is home to equally impressive natural landmarks. You’ll cross under-the-radar villages and gently sloping hills as you make your way to Chagunarayan Temple, one of the oldest examples of pagoda architecture in the region. Enjoy the intricate wood and stone carvings and admire the Vishnu altar inside, dedicated to the Hindu god of preservation.

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      • Not wheelchair accessible
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      • Please provide us your Hotel Detail in Kathmandu to arrive the pick up for the tour.
      • The Child must travel with parents or guardians.
      • Most travelers can participate
      • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers

      • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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      Tj_ferrer
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      Jan 2023 • Couples
      After my trip in upper Himalayas in the Everest region, we wanted to do a smaller, more relaxed trip around kathmandu. We stumbled upon Outfitter Nepal, with one of their guides, Birodh. It was such a great way to explore the outskirts of Kathmandu especially because of the knowledge Birodh shared to us about the landscape and Nepalese culture. I highly recommend this trip!
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      Jan 2023 • Friends
      We did the Nagarot sunrise tour. Many thanks to Birodh, who was a great tour guide. Very easy going and knowledgeable about the local flora and culture. Would recommend if you’re looking for a chill day trip out of Kathmandu
      Written January 16, 2023
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      Alisa E
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      Feb 2018 • Solo
      I want to thank company Outfitter Nepal for my "Nagarkot Sunrise and Hike" day tour. Starting from organizational moments from Russia and to the end - all was very organized, they replied promptly and very constructive. When I was choosing my tour it turned out that many companies do not organize tours for one person, but what I should do if I travel alone?) Outfiter Nepal without any hesitates agreed to organize Tour only for me. And though I wasn't lucky to see sunrise due to the weather conditions, I've anyway obtained the day full of positive emotions and nice views further during the hiking. Big thanks to my guide - Birodh - very positive person and interesting interlocutor. He made a great contribution to the overall impression of my day. Other time I in Nepal - I will definitely go to a new Tour with your company
      Written March 15, 2018
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      Dear Alisa E, Thank you for taking your time to review our tour on trip adviser and it is our great pleasure to know that you had great tour to Nagarkot Sunrise and hike to Chagunarayan. wish to serve you again in future for your future holidays in Nepal. have a good day
      Written May 1, 2018
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      Jill C
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      Nov 2017 • Couples
      My husband and I recently enjoyed a sunrise viewing of the Himalayas from Nagarkot, a village in the hills surrounding the Kathmandu Valley. After setting off pre-dawn from Kathmandu with our guide Birodh Burlakoti from Outfitter Nepal, we arrived at Nagarkot after a drive of an hour or so. After a warming cup of Nepali coffee we ascended to the viewing area and were rewarded with spectacular views of the Himalayas. Mount Everest was clearly visible. After breakfast at a nearby hotel we hiked for several hours through villages, observing the local people going about their daily activities. Our hike concluded at the ancient Changunarayan temple. Thanks to Birodh for sharing your knowledge of local culture and flora and for your great company.
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      Dear Jill C, thank you for your excellent review in trip adviser in trip adviser and it is great to know that you have great tour in Nepal and tour to the Nagarkot! I wish to have great days head and wish to arrange your tour in Nepal again in future.
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