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Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park

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$125.00*
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Small-Group Shivapuri Hiking Tour from Kathmandu
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Hiking Day-Trip to Nagarjuna Hill from Kathmandu
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Shivapuri National Park Day Hike

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Peaceful and beautiful place to get away and enjoy nature

Very peaceful and quite place, with a few options for hiking and some other activities, as rock climbing and more. 5km up jhill there is a small stupa and a kremation facilitie... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very peaceful and quite place, with a few options for hiking and some other activities, as rock climbing and more. 5km up jhill there is a small stupa and a kremation facilitie and astonishing view of entire Kathmandu.

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Katzrin
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Reviewed March 29, 2017

its near by kathmandu valley just like 1 hrs by private car . its truly crowed jungle with lots of animals ,you can see the animals in anytime ; i was truly in loved of there natural beauty !

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Kathmandu
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

An off road motorbiking to Chispani through the beautiful forest of Shivapuri offers great views of Langtang mountain range.

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Reviewed February 9, 2017

Nagarjun Day hiking is suitable to spend one full day hiking inside the dense forest. It gives the stunning view of the Himalayas, Kathmandu valley, and other green hills surroundings. Reaching at Nagarjun Hill (2900 meters) is thought hiking within a single day. Is it about 7 hours hiking seriously ups when going and serious down when coming back.

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Thank Nepal Highland ... P
Vadodara, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017

This park covers a very large area and you have to go through it for trekking to Everest Base Camp. It is a very scenic park and very varied terrain.

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Givaat Shmuel, Israel
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Reviewed November 22, 2016

The park is very nice but not more than this. Pay attention that in addition to 560 Rupies entrance fee per person, you also have to hire a guide for *800* Rupies! Apparently it's a law, and the text of the law hangs on the window of the ticket office. The guide doesn't really GUIDE, he's more sort of accompanyment,... More 

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Did an organized two day hike in the spring. Beautiful nature and stunning views, not too physically demanding, and only 40 minutes from Kathmandu. Good food and beer along the way and included one night in a village guest house. Great alternative to money, time, and gear required for a big trek.

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Nagarkot, Nepal
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Reviewed October 4, 2016

lots of hiking trails inside the national park and my favourite is the trekking from sundarijal to chisapani. We stayed overnight at chisapani and then from chisapani to nagarkot. A very relaxing green escape.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 17, 2016

A day hike to shivapuri is really good . we can see good view of valley n water fall. yeah, we can hire a guide, they are really good.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We just came back from this hike. You do not need to pre-book a tour which seems to cost more than $60 USD per person. For two people traveling from Thamel, we paid 1600 rupees total round trip (someone below mentioned a taxi costing $50 to get there and that is a shame)-it shouldn't cost any more than $8 USD... More 

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