The Sundarijal-Chisapani-Nagarkot trekking/hike is a popular trekking route near Kathmandu, Nepal. This hike/trek offers stunning views of the Himalayan mountains and the surrounding landscape. This 2-day trek takes you through lush forests, charming villages, and scenic hilltops. Discover Himalayan Treks have been in the trekking business for 3 decades and we still love this trek/hike.
The trek starts from Sundarijal, a small town located on the outskirts of Kathmandu. And ends in Nagarkot, a hilltop village that offers stunning views of the Himalayan mountains.
On day 1, you will start your hike from Sundarijal and hike uphill towards Chisapani, passing through Shivapuri National Park. The trail is steep and challenging, but the views of the surrounding landscape are rewarding. Once you reach Chisapani, you will stay in a local guesthouse or lodge and enjoy the views of the Himalayan mountains.
On day 2, you will wake up early to catch the sunrise over the mountains before starting your hike towards Nagarkot. The trail from Chisapani to Nagarkot is mostly downhill and passes through beautiful forests, terraced fields, and small villages. Once you reach Nagarkot, you can check into a hotel or guesthouse. Enjoy the stunning views of the Himalayan mountains and the Kathmandu valley.
Overall, the Sundarijal-Chisapani-Nagarkot trek is a great way to experience Nepal’s natural beauty and cultural diversity, while also getting some exercise and fresh air. It is suitable for people of all fitness levels. But some previous hiking experience is recommended due to the steep and challenging terrain. The trek can also be customized based on your preferences and time constraints, with options to add extra days or destinations.