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1 day hike Kathmandu

1 day hike kathmandu

1 day hike Kathmandu is the best option who always ends up with the unexpected plan. The trip is suitable for those with remaining few days in Nepal and still couldn’t get enough. You could also experience trail version of a 1-day hike before your trekking days to the Himalayas. So, are you belong to adventure seeker and convenient to start a journey? Connect with Himalayan Smile Treks as we brought to you the best day-activities in Nepal for your one day therapy.

1 day hike is held in the tremendous hills of Kathmandu among which Nagarjun hill is one of them. Nagarjun is a forest reserve and also part of the Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park. It was ancient time when the Buddhist saint Nagarjuna medicated inside the Nagarjun forest for several years and got enlightened. Today, this holy and sacred hill lies in the north-west of Kathmandu while charming the look of the valley. The hill contains various species of flora & fauna including valuable herbal plants. There is a Jamacho Gumba where medications are also influencing the visitors. At the top of the hill serve a birdseye view of Himalayas as well as overall Kathmandu valley. In the context of tourism, Nagarjun hill is one of the best 1 day hike Kathmandu.

First of all, you will drive to Nagarjun Fulbari Gate which takes about 25 minutes from Kathmandu. As you start your hike, you will get inside the lush green forest and lost in nature.  You may find wild boar, fox, monkey, cat tiger, etc to observe. During springtime, you will find varieties of wild fruits like blueberry, cranberry, which are eatable and gives energy to your hike. Finally, after reaching the top, you can explore the hill and take a deep breath of fresh air. There is a tower from where you can see a panoramic view of the Himalayas and the birdseye view of Kathmandu valley. Then you return to Nagarjuna Fulbari gate as your 1 day hike ends and drive back to your destination.

Highlights of 1 day hike Kathmandu

  • Birdseye view of Kathmandu valley
  • Panoramic Himalayan view
  • Paradise for bird watchers
  • Buddhist Pilgrim site
  • Into the lush green forest

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