Nagarjun Hiking Tour

Trip Information
  • Duration1 Day
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Trip Type Hiking
  • Best Time Spring and Autumn
Major Attractions

Nagarjuna Shivapuri Conservation Area is home to variety of birds, mammals and vegetation which you can explore during your pleasant walk. This short hiking tour in Kathmandu also offers the grand views of Kathmandu valley including Swayambhunath and Nuwakot district. Magnificent views of Himalayas including Langtang and Manaslu range can been seen to the north.

Nagarjuna Hiking Tour is easy and short hiking adventure located to the outskirt of Kathmandu valley. Also known as Jamacho Peak (6,300ft), this hiking trail to Nagarjunga hill begins with 15 minutes of drive by car and two & half hour hike up to the Nagarjunga hill. This hill is also described in literature “Vindya Mountain” and is most popular pilgrimage sites for Hindus and Buddhist faith followers. On this fascinating day hiking trail to Nagarjuna, we visit Nagarjuna Durbar Square and Nagarjunga Buddha.

Different species of birds and lush vegetation along the trail lures the nature lovers. The climb is steep but the stone staircase along the trail compensates the hike. The small grassy clearing path that faces south marks and moderately steep trail covers the entire hiking route. The landmark of Jamacho Peak is dotted with prayer flags, butter lamps and small stupas. We can witness the magnificent mountain range including Manaslu, Langtang, Ganesh and more to the north.

On the summit of Nagarjunga, a Jamacho Monastery is located where you can explore the small statue of Nagarjuna Buddha. To the east of Stupa, we can find the two rows of gods and goddesses. In the first row, we find Mahankala is in meditation pose while second row includes white Tara, Padmapani Green Tara and Vajrapani.

Kathmandu Nagarjuna hiking tour is perfect for those who have shortest time duration of just a day in Nepal. This day tour allows you to experience the day hike on mountain to explore its culture and spiritual values. Any travelers who seek to witness mighty Everest and Himalayan range can join Everest heli tour which can be completed in just few hours. These adventurous activities suit all the travelers regardless of their fitness level.


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09:00 AM:Drive to Nagarjun Fulabri Gate

09:45 AM:Hike up to Narjungan hill

01-2 PM:  Lunch in backwoods with magnificent views of Himalayans and emerald hills

02:00 PM:  Hike to Jamacho Gumba and exploration of Jamacho Gumba

2:30-4:30 PM:Hike back to Fulbari Gate

05:00 PM:Drive back to the hotel

    Cost Details

    Cost Includes
    • Round-trip transportation by private car or bus depending on the group.
    • Lunch and Tea or coffee.
    • Experienced tour guide.
    • National park Fee. 
    Cost Excludes
    • International airfare and Nepal Visa Fee.
    • Personal expenses: (Laundry, phone calls, dry foods, cold drinks, bar bills).
    • Temple/Monastery entrance fees.
    • Travel Insurance and rescue flights.
    • Tips to guide.
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