Away hustle and bustle of city life, to get pampered with natural beauties and rural life of Nepal, Shivapuri Trekking is best option as it very close to Kathmandu and offers panoramic view of mountain peaks, and other natural fauna and flora. This trek is suitable for those who have limited time but want to enjoy natural beauties, rural life and close view of snowy capped mountains like Langtang Range, Ganesh Himal, Jugal himal .
The journey begins with Kathmandu valley sightseeing on the very first day and walking starts from Budanilaknatha to Shivapuri Wildlife reserve and Shivapuri National Parki. Situated at the elevation of 2563m Shivapuri nation park consists of varying biodiversity, springs, and beautiful stream and the wildlife reserve has owned different species of birds and wild animals including Himalayan black bear, Indian Leopard, Golden Jackal, Rhesus monkey, Gharial and other mammals. Similary it has housed religious temples and famous Buddhist monasteries and Gompas.
On the way we pass by Budanilakantha Temple, and Nagi Gompa and monasteries. The trail passes via Bagdwar, the source of Bagmati River, Chispani, Shivapuri to Nagarkot, each places and hill tops provide mesmerizing views of green farming terraces beautiful hamlets in the outskirts of Kathmandu valley. The subtropical forest of rhododendron, pines, and cherry provides chances to observe various kinds of vegetation s . Walking amid rural village gives chances to know about rural life of hilly people of Nepal and cultural diversity of Tmanag, Newar and other castes people, and religious ceremonies of Buddhist and Hinduism followers.
“Have pleasant Shivapuri Trekking”
- Duration:7 Days
- Region:Shivapuri Trek
- Trip:Langtang Region Trek Trekking in Nepal
- Activity:Shivapuri Trek, Kathmandu city sightseeing tour
- Max.Altitude:2140 ft.