Soon as we are done with our breakfast, we will set off to drive around 2 hours to Sundarijal. The place is a central point marking the origin of the water supply in Kathmandu valley. Down the road, you will venture into several water sources along with stepwells. Setting off for the Chisapani hike, you might as well find some refreshments in a cup of tea to gear yourself trek. We might want a cup of tea at Sundarijal to gear ourselves before we set off for Chispani. Then, we will walk along the forested area of Shivapuri Nagajun National Park. This is exactly the spot where you will find the watershed for city supply. It might also interest you to know that this area became a protected watershed area in 1978. Make sure you spend a chilling night with the textures of the amazing hills and mountainside of Chisapani.
Today continue walking through Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park through the forested land. You will see a bunch of varied wildlife including Himalayan black and Indian leopard, mongoose, porcupine, jungle cat, pangolin, etc. You can also see a bunch of wild birds. The national park is full of these. We will also have our lunch on the way to the settlement of Chauki Bhanjyang or Jhule before pushing on to reach Nagarkot in time to watch the sunset over the Himalayas. We can enjoy the views from the watching tower or from another location before having a good dinner in one of the many hotels, ranging from inexpensive to deluxe that is available in this famous hill station.
Today we are going to take glances at 8 Himalayan ranges among thirteen. The mesmerizing view of the warm sunrise will be a welcome distraction. The beautiful morning clouds and the dewy crispy weather will be a perfect way for you to get your way to breakfast. We will set off for Changunaran temple which will also be a downhill task. It is more often known as the oldest temple of Nepal. It might also interest you to know that Changunaran is one of the UNESCO world heritage sites You will see the museums unbothered by the mighty earthquake. Also, with beautiful insights into Nepali and Newari culture, Changunaran will be a sight to visit. After this, we will drive back to Kathmandu.
Chisapani to Nagarkot trek ranges from the eastern side of Kathmandu. It is a relatively easy venture compared to other hiking and trekking routes of Nepal. You will be elated to undergo a short trek through the lush forest along with the texture of different ethnic groups inhabiting those areas. The trek encompasses well-known ventures like Chisapani, Nagarkot, Dhulikhel, Navobuddha, Banthali, Panauti.