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You like to be in nature outside of the city?The Nagarjun Forrest Reserve may be an option. It's basically a walk over many concrete stairs and sandy paths up to the monastry on top of the hill. It takes about 2 hours to climb up,...More
As I have discovered, as with most things in Nepal for tourists this is a bit of a scam. We reached the forest entrance from Thamel (pay no more than 500 Rupees for a taxi), to find that as a foreigner it cost 565 Rupees...More
Great views of the valley but badly maintained roads so must have a 4w jeep or motorcross bike.
Strange its not better maintained.
As u Walk along the road, path ways and such could just wish for better maintenance, rest rooms and fresh drinking water....More
Our guide told us that it would be "3 hours of gradual climb" no. it was not gradual. Went up for an hour - 90% of it were slippery stairs. We probably also went on a bad day, it was insanely humid. My bf had...More
For tourists, you should really take a decent private car- the roads are terrible and if you use public transport, or local taxis, you will know about it. Im not sure they can be called roads, as the majority of the journey is a very...More
A winding road or a strenuous walk through old growth forest leads you gradually to an ancient stupa marking the western heights above the Kathmandu Valley. Take a picnic and spend a leisurely and peaceful few hours before returning to the noise and pollution below.
I went to Nagarjung Hill entering from Budhanilkantha. Reaching at Nagarjun Hill after 4 hours uphill walking is magnificent. cool weather at hot season and view panoramic mountain from 2,900 miter Nagarjun Hill. Way back visit Nang-Kyi Gumba.
Be prepared for a long walk and enjoy fantastic views of snow covered peaks (need clear weather). Take a lunch and continue to the west side and walk around to the front again -this takes about 6 hours but it is worth it. You must...More
Nagarjun hill is accessible from two entry points, Swoyambhu and Balaju. We have to pay fee to enter the forest and we have to leave our ID at the checkpost. As we went hiking from Balaju post, we had to return same way as an...More