The beautiful Nagarkot hill is located 32 km east of Kathmandu. It is a popular sunrise view point near the Kathmandu valley. The Himalayan views of the north and east, the hilly terraced landscape and the green belt panoramas have attracted travellers to enjoy the Nagarkot sunrise tour. It is a perfect day tour package for the visitors, who are in Kathmandu and looking for a day hangout from the crowd and enjoy the natural sceneries.
Driving to Nagarkot via ancient city Bhaktapur takes about one and half hour in the early morning. The golden pictures of the snow peaked mountains with the rays of the look dazzling from the scenic spot of view tower. It is also a spectacular viewpoint for the sunset views, but you have to spend a night there. There are fine guesthouses and resorts around this stunning hillside. Down there, the antique city Bhaktapur lies with its centuries old monuments. Bhaktapur Durbar Square is one of the world heritage sites of Nepal and Changu Narayan Temple, which is closer to the Nagarkot hill is another world heritage site in Bhaktapur district.
Day to Day Itinerary
- day 1
Drive to Nagarkot early in the morning, view the sunrise.Drive to Nagarkot early in the morning, view the sunrise and Himalayan views and drive for further activities.