Kathmandu Nagarkot Sightseeing Tour

4 Days

Explore the heart of Nepal with our Kathmandu Nagarkot Sightseeing Tour. Kathmandu, the capital and largest city, is a captivating blend of ancient heritage and modern dynamics. It’s home to UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including historic temples, stupas, and palaces that showcase intricate architecture and craftsmanship.

Discover the rich history and culture of Nepal at Kathmandu’s Durbar Squares, each with its unique charm and stories. These squares not only offer a glimpse into Nepal’s royal past but also provide a backdrop for festivals, rituals, and daily life.

Kathmandu is also a spiritual hub, with iconic sites like Swayambhunath Stupa and Pashupatinath Temple, attracting pilgrims and tourists alike. Experience the city’s dynamic traditions through its numerous festivals and celebrations throughout the year.

Kathmandu serves as a gateway to the Himalayas, making it an ideal starting point for treks to the Everest Base Camp, Manaslu Circuit trek, and Kailash Yatra. The city’s culinary scene, bustling markets, and the harmonious blend of old and new make it a vibrant and dynamic destination.

Nagarkot Tour

Nagarkot, a serene hill station on the outskirts of Kathmandu, offers breathtaking sunrise and sunset vistas over the Himalayan mountain range. Explore the natural beauty and rural life of Nagarkot, interact with friendly locals, and experience the warmth and hospitality that Nepal is renowned for.

Nagarkot is a haven for nature lovers, providing a tranquil atmosphere and the chance to reconnect with oneself. Whether you seek a retreat or a rendezvous with the mountains, Nagarkot promises an unforgettable experience that will leave a lasting impression on your heart and soul.

Outline Itinerary

DAY 1: Arrival At Kathmandu Airport
Hotel Check-in
Explore Thamel in the evening
Overnight stay in Kathmandu

DAY 2: Kathmandu Cultural Exploration
Visit Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swayambhunath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square
Overnight stay in Kathmandu

DAY 3: Nagarkot
Drive to Nagarkot
Hotel Check-in
Overnight stay in Nagarkot

DAY 4: Nagarkot Sunrise View and Departure
Nagarkot sunrise view
Drive to Kathmandu


Embark on an enchanting 4-day adventure that seamlessly blends the vibrancy of Kathmandu with the tranquility of Nagarkot. Begin your journey by delving into the lively atmosphere of Nepal’s capital. Explore the historic Kathmandu Durbar Square, marvel at the panoramic vistas from Swayambhunath Stupa, and soak in the spiritual ambiance of Boudhanath Stupa.

Your next destination is Nagarkot, a peaceful hill station known for its awe-inspiring sunrise and sunset views of the Himalayas. Roam through its serene landscapes, savoring the fresh mountain air, before returning to Kathmandu. As your expedition comes to an end, you’ll carry the enriching blend of cultural immersion, natural marvels, and cherished memories that define this remarkable journey.


  • Explore the cultural and religious treasures of Kathmandu.
  • Witness the mesmerizing sunrise view at Nagarkot.
  • Interact with the local people and get to know about their cultures and traditions.
  • Get a glimpse of Nepal's royal history, architectural brilliance and cultural significance.


Day 1:
Arrival At Kathmandu Airport

Welcome to Kathmandu
Upon your arrival at the Kathmandu airport, our representative from Himalayan 360 will greet you and will assist you in transferring to hotel. After reaching your hotel, check in and relax. In the evening you can explore Thamel, a bustling area known for its markets, restaurants and lively atmosphere.
Overnight stay in Kathmandu.

Day 2:
Kathmandu Cultural Exploration

After having your breakfast, you will begin your day by visiting the legendary Pashupatinath temple which considered the holiest temple and is visited by thousands of Hindu pilgrimages every year. Continue your exploration of the city by visiting the Boudhanath Stupa next. Visit the Swayambhunath Stupa later, which is also known as the Monkey temple because of the large population of monkeys living in that area. It is a famous Buddhist pilgrimage site and is a symbol of spirituality, unity and cultural diversity.
Afterwards, visit the famous Kathmandu Durbar Square and take time to relish and marvel at its unique architecture and carved temples.
Overnight stay in Kathmandu.

Day 3:

Today, you will drive to Nagarkot, a tranquil hill station located on the outskirts of Kathmandu after your breakfast. Reaching Nagarkot, check-in the hotel and enjoy the serene ambience. In the afternoon, you can take a nature walk around Nagarkot, enjoying the fresh mountain air and the beautiful landscapes.
Overnight stay in Nagarkot.

Day 4:
Nagarkot Sunrise view and Departure

Rise early in the morning to witness the mesmerizing sunrise over the Himalayas. The view of the sunrise will perhaps be the best view that you’ll see throughout your 4 day trip. Return to the hotel for breakfast and then you will drive back to Kathmandu to prepare for your departure. Our representative will transfer you to the airport where you will board the plane, leaving Nepal with a lot of memories.


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How far is Nagarkot from Kathmandu?

Nagarkot is located approximately 32 kilometers (20 miles) east of Kathmandu. The drive usually takes around 1.5 to 2 hours, depending on the road conditions and traffic.

What should I pack for the trip?

Pack comfortable clothing, sturdy walking shoes, and warm layers for Nagarkot’s cooler temperature, sun protection, and a camera to capture the beautiful landscapes. Don’t forget essentials like travel documents, medications, and local currency.

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Kathmandu Nagarkot Sightseeing Tour