Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park was established in 2002 as the ninth national park in Nepal and was established in 2002. The beauty of this park is that it's located just on the edge of Kathmandu on the northern fringe of the Valley so is ideal an ideal add-on to any visit to the city. You'll be amzed how quickly you can escape the madness of Kathmandu - finding youself surrounded by lush greenery and singing birds in no time at all! The park is named after Shivapuri Peak which stands at 2,732m.
Whether you've trekked the entire Himalayan range or not, a day's hike in Shivapuri is a day to remember.
Start and finish point: Kathmandu
Duration: 1 hour 45 min drive + 6 - 7 hours hiking/trekking
Group size: Minimum 2 People
9:00 AM: Meet at our office and then drive to Budhanilkantha (45 minutes)
9:45 AM: Hike to Shivapuri Top and exit to Sundarijal(6 - 7 hours)
5:00 PM: Drive back to Kathmandu (1 hour)
Enjoy the national park’s natural beauty, biodiversity, cultural and the rural village life - just a stone's throw from Kathmandu.
See mixed forest including pines, oaks and rhododendron trees, Shielding ferns, moss and a large variety of grass
Spot endangered birds like kalij Pheasants, Booted and Black Eagles, Sunbirds and Hill Partridges can be encountered
Drink in the panoramic views of the Himalaya from Rolwaling to Dhaulagiri range
Booking this trip
This day-hike can be booked any day of the week throughout the year, subject to availability - so if you want to book, just book the date below and we'll be in touch to discuss the exact date you wish to book.
Alternatively you can use the form below to tell us which date you'd like to book on to and we'll be in touch that way. Easy!
- Transport to and from Shivapuri National Park
- English-speaking Guide
- Park entry fees
- 1 packed lunch
What's not included
- Drinking water
- Personal gears
Making a booking
If you want to reserve your place on a trip we ask you to place a deposit of $195 to secure your place. Should you wish to discuss your trip with us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +977 985 1105063 or in the UK on +44 (0) 7544496024.
|Shivapuri Day Hike||Friday 1st Sep 2017 - Friday 1st Sep 2017||9 places left||US$70|