Kathmandu Hiking Tour

Kathmandu Hiking tour takes you to Shivapuri Hill, at an altitude 2,563 meters above sea level which is the second highest hill surrounding the Kathmandu Valley. In this trip you visit Budhanilkantha temple, Shivapuri Conservation Area, Nagi Gompa and Kopan Monastery, all of which are the popular tourist attraction spots nearby Kathmandu.


You will be picked up from your hotel in Kathmandu and drive to Shivapuri Hill, 9 kilometers north of Kathmandu. Here you will leave your car and start walk to the Budhanilkantha Temple that has a huge stone crafted image of Lord Vishnu resting atop a bed of serpents. Further we walk through Shivapuri Conservation area and visit the Nagi Gompa, a Buddhist monastery for nuns, and upon reaching the top of the hill we get to witness the picturesque view of snow-capped Himalayas surrounding the valley. From here, we hike downhill for about 2 hours and reach Kopan Monastery. After spending sometime in the quiet Buddhist atmosphere of monastery we will drive back to your hotel.

 

Kathmandu Hiking tour takes you to Shivapuri Hill, at an altitude 2,563 meters above sea level which is the second highest hill surrounding the Kathmandu Valley. In this trip you visit Budhanilkantha temple, Shivapuri Conservation Area, Nagi Gompa and Kopan Monastery, all of which are the popular tourist attraction spots nearby Kathmandu.


You will be picked up from your hotel in Kathmandu and drive to Shivapuri Hill, 9 kilometers north of Kathmandu. Here you will leave your car and start walk to the Budhanilkantha Temple that has a huge stone crafted image of Lord Vishnu resting atop a bed of serpents. Further we walk through Shivapuri Conservation area and visit the Nagi Gompa, a Buddhist monastery for nuns, and upon reaching the top of the hill we get to witness the picturesque view of snow-capped Himalayas surrounding the valley. From here, we hike downhill for about 2 hours and reach Kopan Monastery. After spending sometime in the quiet Buddhist atmosphere of monastery we will drive back to your hotel.

 

This trip is suitable all year round.

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Best Time for this Tour

Any time of the year 

 

Nepal Tourist Visa & Visa Fee

You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at International Airport in Kathmandu. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos with accurate USD for visa fee.

15 days - US $ 25.00 for 15 days single/multiple entry.
30 days - US $ 40.00 for 30 days single/multiple entry.
90 days - US $ 100.00 for 90 days single/multiple entry.
 
There is no visa fee applicable to the passport holder of member states of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) for 30 days. Indian nationals do not currently need a visa to enter Nepal. 

 

Tour Guides

All our tour guides are Government Licensed Experienced Tour Guides. 

 

Means of Transportation

We use private tourist vehicles on this trip


Vaccination

No vaccinations are compulsory in Nepal, but we do recommend you are covered for Diphtheria, TB, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Malaria, Typhoid, Polio and Tetanus. We also do recommend for a dental check-up prior to travelling and you should know your blood group in case of emergency in your travel.

 

Insurance Coverage

One MUST have travel insurance policy to join any of Eve Holidays trips. You must be insured for comprehensive expenses that might incur due to medical issues or accidents (this includes air ambulance, helicopter rescue, and treatment costs and theft and loss). We don't arrange or sell insurance.

 

Contact Us

Information required for this trip is provided here. If you want to consult us regarding any aspect of the trip, please feel free to email us or give us a call at  +977 9841414582