Why visit Nagarkot? 

Nagarkot is a popular tourist destination of Nepal, At 2100 metres above sealevel, Nagarkot is the second highest point on the valley rim. This hilltop resort is located at a mere 32 km short and scenic drive from kathmandu downtown and is so near yet so far from the maddening crowd of bustling capital.Only an hours drive, you are soon far from heat, dust, smoke and city's hustle-bustle, with nothing to distract you from the pleasures of fresh mountain breeze of rural countryside.

Nagarkot is surrounded by pine trees which gives you an idyllic escape- with only the wind and the sound of rustling leaves to disturb you.

From Nagarkot, one can see the breathtaking views of the Langtang range .On a clear crystal day, one can even see a tip of everest (8848 m). Many guests go to nagarkot to view early morning sunrise over the mountains.

Public Buses
-Public buses are the main form of transportation and are incredibly cheap, incredibly uncomfortable and tediously slow. The bus is always behind schedule and jampacked. Bus ply almost every hour for Rs.18(NC). A taxi would cost Rs. 1200(NC) from airport.

Places to stay and eat in Nagarkot
There are best places to stay and eat for every budget guests. Nagarkot has an array of different types of accomodation from top-end resorts to small lodges. Nagarkot is enjoyable for all kinds of tourists. The choice is yours.

Activities
For those who wish to spend a longer time in Nagarkot , there are ample of activities to keep you occupied. There are several pleasant strolls in the rural countryside, visit to tamang village, jungle walks, hiking, mountain biking, bird watching, or simply relaxing by reading a book.