Kathmandu Valley Rim Trekking
This panoramic adventure with Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to Kathmandu Valley Rim trekking passes through a varied range of climate, vegetation, and cultures, walking from green vegetation of temperate forests to the terraced rice fields and to the alpine region offering an idle introduction of Nepal’s cultural and natural beauty.
An ideal trek for beginners and family in the tranquility of the serene forest, visiting rural life as it was for centuries. This peaceful trekking to the high mid hills of Kathmandu Valley Rim starts with a short drive to Kakani, a countryside village on the north-west of Kathmandu valley rim, the walk from here follows the ridge that outlines Kathmandu Valley with superb view of the surrounding landscapes and snow-capped range from Mt. Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh to Langtang, the trek continues towards the south-east of the Valley ridge at Dhulikhel via the famed mountain view spots of Nagarkot and Dhulikhel where one can view the sunrise and sunset over the panoramic Himalayan snow range. After the wonderful time at the mid-hills, this mesmerizing trip ends with Great Adventure Treks Expeditions.
Trip Highlights: “Diverse picturesque scenery, from paddy fields to the high alpine area, constant views of the world’s highest mountain range including Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Jugal Himal to Annapurna, Manaslu mountain range, lush forest of rhododendrons, friendly traditional villages and in the mid-hills of high Himalaya.”
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu 1,300m and transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Drive to Sundarijal and Trek to Chisapani via Shivapuri National Park (2130m)
Day 03: Trek to Nagarkot (2,175 m) 5 - 6 hrs.
Day 04: Trek to Dhulikhel (1550m) approx. 1,550m. 6 hrs.
Day 05: Drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel and half day sightseeing in Kathmandu.
Day 06: Transfer to Airport for International departure.