About Nagarkot Dhulikhel Day Hiking
Nagarkot- Dhulikhel hiking is a day-long hiking but really offers a rewarding hiking experience to the hikers. This is an easy day hike favoring to the people of all ages. This hiking commences after a short scenic drive, about an hour, from Kathmandu valley to Nagarkot early in the morning so as to witness the sunrise view from Nagarkot. Nagarkot, is, actually a hill station and a small town with perfect climate and a vantage point for sunrise, sunset and astonishing Mountain View to the north. Locating at an elevation of 2,195 meters, Nagarkot offers you visitors the excellent panoramic view of snow –fed mountains including the top of the world, Mt. Everest provided that the weather is clear. Most of the visitors prefer to go Nagarkot in the spring therefore they can enjoy the various flowering plants around the city. However, this hiking can be carried out all round the year.
Dhulikhel is a small town located around 15 kms away from Kathmandu valley. Dhulikhel is also getting its popularity among the tourists, not only for international but also for domestic tourists. Dhulikhel itself offers the travelers to experience the country life as well as some of the spectacular Mountain View. Visiting Dhulikhel is one of the best options to escape from the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu valley. Tourists spend around 4-5 hours on hiking to get Dhulikhel from Nagarkot. Finally, you drive back to Kathmandu. This is an hour drive.