ADORE THE BEAUTY OF NATURE AND GET AWAY FROM CROWD IN
SHIVPURI FOR A DAY… ENJOY!!!
Stretching its protected area near Kathmandu just 12 km away, Shivapuri National Park is one of the youngest national park and only the one present in Kathmandu valley. It is the second-highest hill among all surrounding Kathmandu valley. Day hiking is one of the best approaches to spend your day with quality of time. Initiating the day hike to Shivapuri National Park is an astounding way to spend your free time and eradicate your stress. This national park is supplying shelter for lots of flora and fauna and many endangered species too and it provides tranquility to heart and soul.
SHIVAPURI DAY HIKE: A DAY ADVENTURE TO ENJOY YOUR HEART OUT
Shivapuri Day Hike is ideal hiking for those people touring Nepal who cannot go for more extended and higher treks. The alluring arena of Shivapuri, located at the height of 2732m northern part of Kathmandu is the second highest hill around Kathmandu valley. It also grants a nice soothing jungle walk through the shimmering forest of Shivapuri. You can witness the natural environment, thrilling panoramic Mountain View of Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himal, and Gaurishankar Himal to east. Exploring cultural villages is more pleasant which is dwelled near the source of holy divine Bagmati River, which is a paradise for bird watchers. The excellent thing about hiking in the Shivapuri area is that various selections are provided i.e. whether to trek for just 2-3 hours or for a whole day. If you are looking for a short and sweet hike around this area then we can hike up to Nagi Gompa, and end at Kapan Gompa.
From the lovely vicinity of Budhanilkantha, we will hike through the Shivapuri conservation area. This is the Government protected forest which has diverse wilderness in both flora and fauna. We will commence our hike from the southern boundary of the area where the army check post is settled. Nagi Gompa is situated at an altitude of 2330 m north of Kathmandu and above Budhanilkantha Temple is only Monastery where the Nuns practice Buddhism and foreigners often come for meditation. It is a sheer upward hike through the narrow and dusty path for about half an hour and two hours continuous uphill trial to Shivapuri. After a delicious lunch and swing around from sometime, we take a short passage downhill trail to Kapan. We can visit the impressive Full Hari and Kapan Monasteries on the way back then drive back by relishing the scenic place.
So enjoy the lovely expedition and enjoy the lovely arena of Shivapuri. Love the hike. Our agency will be there to provide you all the basic requirements that will sprinkle your day hike whether short or long according to your choice. You can customize according to your needs and desire. Enjoy the drinks and lunch by viewing love panorama of different massifs like Langtang, Jugal, Gaurishankar, etc.
- View of the Himalayas like Gaurishankhar Himal, Langtang, Jugal massifs, etc.
- Astonishing Base view of the entire Kathmandu valley.
- Sightseeing holy city of Budhanilkhanta which has biggest statue of Lord Vishnu in whole world
- Jungle walk and bird watching which helps Forest Therapy.
- Witness ancient relics of Nagi Gompa.
- Lovely arena of Kapan on the way.Observe the relics and artifacts of Hari and Kapan Monasteries.
- Escape from the so-called modern crowdie places for a while.
- Lovely, charming, and hospitable individuals.