Shivapuri Hiking lies to Shivapuri Hiking hill which the home of Lord Shiva is an outstanding trip for short trek admirers. It lies at the height of 2,800 m in the north of Kathmandu bless with the spectacular view of Himalayas to the trekkers. Shivapuri itself is popular for watershed and wild life reserve and is the second highest hill wrapping Kathmandu valley. The trek kick starts from Sundarijal and our trial winds around the beautiful villages settled by the people coming from diverse ethnic groups, beautiful landscapes and dense forest rich is varied range of flora and fauna.
The end point of our hike is optional it can either be Dhulikhel or Nagarkot. You can hike here any time of the year irrespective of the season as each season has its peculiarity in this trek. From Nagarkot view point we can observe the sun rising above the majestic mountains in the east and distant view of Kathmandu in the west.
After breakfast we drive about 45 minutes north east of Kathmandu and start out Trek. Walk up through the forest, after crossing the big pound of water ( This is a big water pound from where the drinking water supply for Kathmandu ) After we cross the jungle, we do stop for lunch and after lunch we walk more or less 3 hours to reach Chichapani Village overnight at the Guest house(2200m)
we will start Trek crossing the small village we will walk through out the hill without anything, beautiful view of the valley on the northern side of the trail. long walk about 3 hours. After lunch we walk up hill through out the village, reach Nagarkot. Over night at the Guest House.(2175m)
we will start Trek about 50 minutes walk up through out the bush we rich to the Nagarkot Tower. from here we will walk the other side of the forest down to Nala village which is about three and half hour down trail walk. While we rich Nala, we have to walk about Two and half hours from the road to reach Dhulikhel, there is no foot path, we will use the road. Reach Dhulikhel overnight at the Guest house.
We will start Trek, cross the Dhulikhel Ban up on the rise there is Temple of Goddess Kali on the top of the rise from where we will have a enormous view of the mountain as well as the different valley around us. Easy walk up to Namobuddha. This is a small Buddhish Monastery. we will stop for lunch, about one and half hours easy walk we will reach one of the oldest Neweri classic village called Panauti, get interesting to walk around the village and we will back to Kathmandu.