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Nagarkot Changu Narayan Temple Hiking

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What to Expect

Nagarkot Changunarayan Temple hiking is refreshment and stamina enhancing day hike east of Kathmandu city. On clear weather day you can enjoy the panoramic Himalayan view including Mt. Everest and many more. The hiking is very easy one with downhill walking which takes around 4 to 5 hours (depend on your pace). In fact, this is a trip which is a combination of hiking and culture tour of Changu Narayan Temple. The temple is one of the oldest one in Nepal and offer you beautiful art and architecture from 7th century. We drive to Nagarkot early in the morning to begin this hiking, it takes around 45 minutes to an hour (30 KM).

Once we reach to Nagarkot you will enjoy the stunning sunrise and mountain views. The first part of the hike involves an amazing cultural encounter of ethnical villages, unaffected by the nearby capital city. While the second part is witnessing beautiful nature along the ridge rich in deciduous forests and sceneries of Majestic Himalayas. Finally the hike will ends at Changu Narayan Temple and the cultural aspect of the trip will begin. After visiting the temple and taking lunch you will be driven back to Kathmandu city.

Stop At:

• Changu Narayan, Bhaktapur Nepal
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up from any hotels in Kathmandu city or in-front of Sanchayakosh building in Thamel. If your hotel is outskirt of city, extra charge of pick will be applicable.

Infornt of Sachayakosh Building in Thamel
Departure Time
4:45 AM
  • Private transportation
  • Breakfast
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Hiking Guide
  • Nagarkot Village entrance ticket
  • Changu Narayan Temple entrance tickets
  • Lunch
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Anything that not mentioned on inclusion section
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Kesh arranged 2 day tours for me, Bhaktapur+ Changunarayan+ Nagrakot and Dhulikhel+ Namobuddha+ Panauti. As a solo female traveler I felt safe, the guide and driver were professional and the tours were great value for what I had paid. I checked various companies and Kesh
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We are a family of 4 (kids aged 14 and 12) from Malaysia. We went for the Kathmandu valley cultural walk in the month of November 2018. It was a 4 night 5 day trip. We did part hiking, part public transport (bus), and part cab (up to Nagarkot). The initial plan was just to hike
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I just did the Himalayan Mentor Day Tour ~ Hiking from Nargakot to Changu Narayan in Nepal. It was all I hoped for and more! I was picked up at my lodging in Kathmandu at the appointed early hour right on time, and was taken away with our guide to the starting point of
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Good mentors put the relationship first, letting the wants and needs of their mentees drive the direction of the journey, filling in the blanks with their own knowledge for a rewarding experience. Himalayan Mentor lives up to its name, focusing on our relationship first to give
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It couldn't have been easy organizing for various activities by combing as a package trip. Keshav Kadel from Himalayan Mentor is very professional and always dedicated to planning the trip and I liked very much from his never say no attitude. We started to book the trip from
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