Kathmandu Shivapuri Kapan Hiking Tour is a very enjoyable and a brilliant hiking one day tour in the outskirts of the Kathmandu valley. The hiking trails passes through green forests, beautiful traditional villages, meadows, and farmlands which is away from the hustle and bustle atmosphere of city, Kathmandu. Various culture, custom and traditions of the people from countryside can be experienced along with the mesmerizing beauty of the nature during the hiking.
Kathmandu Shivapuri Kapan Hiking Tour gives the opportunity to visit one of the vanatage points nearer to Kathmandu valley, Shivapuri hill station and the most beautiful monastery in Kapan.
Day 01: Drive Kathmandu – Shivapuri Hill base point – Hike up to the Hill Top (2,563m,02-03 hrs) and Hike down to Kapan Monastery (04-05 hrs) – Drive back to Kathmandu – L
After breakfast, pick up from hotel and transfer to base of Shivapuri Hill in a private vehicle which is located 9 km north of Kathmandu at an altitude of 2,563m. It is the second-highest hill around the valley.
Start hiking up to the top of the hill for 02-03 hours from the base of Shivapuri Hill passing through Narayanthan Temple, Shivapuri Conservation area and Nagi Gompa; a Buddhist monastery for nuns. After reaching the top of the hill, witness the beautiful and mesmerizing view of the snow-capped Himalayas around the valley and the whole Kathmandu valley beneath. Then, hike down to Kapan for about 04-05 hours through beautiful traditional villages and farmland. Visit Kapan Monastery, A Tibetan-style monastery established in 1975 and then drive back to Kathmandu.
1. Pick up and drop off service from hotel by private vehicle.
2. Conservation and all entrance fees.
3. Hiking with experienced tour guide.
4. Company service fees.
1. Lunches and Dinners not mentioned above.
2. All personal expenses.
3. Travel insurance.
4. Tips for the guide and driver ( Tips is expected).