Nagarjun Hill also known as Jamachok is the best destination for one day hike. Walking through dense forest to hilltop from where the views are awe-inspiring, this hike begins after 15 minutes drive from the heart of the city. The place is also famous for Buddhist stupa. It takes 5 hours to complete the hike, normally three hours to going up and two hours to coming down. The taxi to and from is only 15 minutes drive. Now, a motor able road leads through Raniban (Queen Forest) to this stupa. It takes about 45 minutes to reach there in motor/jeep while hike is about 5 km. on foot and takes about 3 hours. It is quite steep and you have to climb about 754 m. in altitude as the stupa is situated on the top of the Nagarjuna hill at 2128m Altitude. Nagarjuna hill is also described in literature as Vindya Mountain.
Nagarjun Hill Hiking – itinerary
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu airport, meet your guide and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Full day sightseeing in Kathmandu valley such as Boudha Nath, Pashupatinath and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Half an hour drive to hiking starting point and 1 hour hike to Nagarjun Hill explore the area and back to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Continue for your next trip with us or final departure on your own destination.
Cost: for the up-to-date and competitive pricing, please contact us...
Note: If above itinerary couldn't meet your needs, we can design a tailor-made itinerary to suit your needs. It is also possible to combine with some other activities such as Tibet tours, Bhutan tours, and mountain flights, Nepal trekking and rafting.