Sankhu to Nagarkot hike in Nepal of 2 day is a great choice for those who are out of time but wanted to have an experience of a good hiking in Nepal.
Sankhu is located 17 km from the capital city Kathmandu. It is an ancient kingdom of the Kumari’s descendant the Newari people. The Durbar square ( Layaku ) and the temple of Bajrayogini is situated at middle of the hill. Nagarkot is located approximately 7000 ft (2000 m) above Sea Level.
This Sankhu to Nagarkot Hiking in Nepal trek of 4 hours will offer you panoramic views of the majestic snow-capped Himalayan range stretching from Dhaulagiri in to Kanchenjunga. Witness the rolling hills, fresh mountain air, deep valleys and lush pine forests.
Kathmandu Tribhuwan Airport
3 Hours Before Flight Time
Around 07:00 to 09.00 AM: You will be picked up by our representative. We will drive to Sakhu. The journey takes 45 minutes. After reaching there we will start the hiking from Sakhu. It takes 3 – 4 hours to Nagarkot (2175m).
Around 05-06.30: PM we will be enjoying the sunset view with white Mountain and we will stay overnight there.
We will bring you to the best spot to view and snap pictures of the sunrise in early morning after that we will be back to Hotel and we will have breakfast then we will move to The Changu Narayan Temple. The ancient Hindu temple of Changu Narayan located on a high hilltop also known as Changu or Dolagiri. The temple was surrounded by champak tree forest and a small village known as Changu. The temple is located in Changunarayan Municipality of Bhaktapur District, Nepal.
This hill is about 7 miles or 12 km east of Kathmandu and a few miles North of Bhaktapur. The Manohara River flows beside the hill. This shrine is dedicated to lord Visnu and held in special reverence by the Hindu people. This temple is considered to be the oldest temple in the history of Nepal. The Kashmiri king gave his daughter, Champak, in marriage to the prince of Bhaktapur. Changu Narayan Temple is named after her.
We will walk all the way to Bhaktapur Durbar Square from there you will be driven back to Kathmandu. It takes 1 to 1:30 hours to reach hotel.