We, the Great Nepal Treks and Expedition deals on Short treks and hikes for all season around Kathmandu valley as well as Pokhara valley too. The day hike around Kathmandu valley will give you an unmemorable experience about traditional life style of Nepalese people. So, kindly visit our office and book you trip.
Namobuddha is a beautiful place at an altitude of 1800m (5905ft). It is 45 km away from Kathmandu free from the pollution and a good destination for the meditation. You will enjoy a beautiful view of sunrise and sunset along with the snow covered Himalaya ranges. It is also one of the Buddhist destinations for the pilgrims. It is the place where Buddha fed himself to the starved tiger and its cubs.
Day 1: Drive to Panauti (35km/1 Hrs) and Hike to the Namobuddha Monastery (4 Hrs)
Early morning after breakfast, we will drive to Panauti (35km/1 Hrs) and start our hike crossing through the Newari town and small villages. We will hike uphill the narrow trail through the forest which leads us to the Namobuddha Stupa. Enjoying the calm forest and cold air breezing, we will enjoy our packed lunch as there is no tea house en route. Return back to Kathmandu after an hour of strolling around the Monastery and the spot where Lord Buddha fed himself to the starved tiger and its cubs.
Phulchowki (2782m) one of the best destination for short hiking in terms of vegetation in Kathmandu valley. It is 25 km from Kathmandu to Godawari and 12 km ascend till Phulchowki. Being one of the famous one-day hiking spot, it offers a spectacular view of Himalayan range, green jungle, wild animals, birds and mixed culture of locals. Phulchoki is a home of 265 species of birds along with the migrant birds. Such as it is also best destination for the one who loves bird watching.
Day 1: Drive to Godawari. Visit Botanical Garden then hike to Phulchowki hill (4 Hrs)
Early in the morning, we will drive to Godawari. Our hike will start after a short visit to Botanical Garden. We will hike through the tropical thick forest for an hour. The reward of spectacular views after reaching Phulchowki hill is breathtaking which makes you forget all the pain that you went through to reach here.