Nagarkot Sunrise Day Tour- 1 Day

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Nagarkot Sunrise Day Tour
Nagarkot Sunrise Day Tour
Nagarkot Sunrise Day Tour
At a Glance
Duration6 Hours
Trip GradeEasy
Maximum Altitude2175m/7135.827ft
Group Size1-20 pax
Travel StyleTour
Best Timeyear round

The Nagarkot Sunrise Day Tour is a biological activity in the Kathmandu Valley. Situated just 32km away from the city center, at an elevation of 2175m, it offers awe-inspiring views of the sunrise over the majestic peaks of the world, including the towering Mt. Everest (8848.86m). This tour commences early in the morning, allowing you to witness the captivating sunrise and the breathtaking scenery that surrounds it. The Nagarkot Sunrise Tour not only allows you to immerse yourself in the stunning flora and fauna but also provides a fantastic opportunity to explore the Kathmandu Valley and admire eight out of the fourteen Himalayan ranges in the country. Nagarkot offers a variety of hiking routes, such as the Nagarkot Changunayan Hike and the Nagarkot Bhaktapur Hike. If you have a penchant for experiencing the countryside and embarking on a short trek, make sure not to miss out on this incredible opportunity.

Highlights of the Nagarkot Sunrise Day Tour in Kathmandu


  • Meet up with our tour guide at your Place before commencing the journey
  • Experience a delightful morning drive through the lively Bhaktapur City
  • Arrive at the peak of the Nagarkot hilltop (2175m) for breathtaking views
  • Take in the panoramic sights of the Kathmandu valley and the verdant hills of Shivapuri National Park
  • Witness the stunning sunrise over the majestic Himalayan ranges, including Everest
  • Indulge in a delicious buffet breakfast at Hotel Himalayan Villa
  • Return to your Hotel using the same mode of transportation

Our Nagarkot Sunrise Tour commences from Kathmandu approximately 90 minutes before sunrise. We will provide you with the precise time to prepare before departing for Nagarkot. Nagarkot is easily accessible from various locations in the Kathmandu Valley, including Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan. Hence, we can arrange a Nagarkot tour from any of these cities without extra fees. Before embarking on this remarkable journey, we will meet you at your designated location and transport you to Nagarkot via a comfortable car ride, allowing you to enjoy the scenic views.

Upon arrival at Nagarkot Car Station, you will immediately feel the refreshing mountain air. As a warm welcome, we will serve you a delightful cup of Nepali tea before embarking on our journey to the View Tower. A mere five-minute walk from the station will lead you to the hilltop, where the eastern part of Kathmandu Valley's ridge unveils breathtaking vistas of renowned mountains such as the Annapurna and Everest ranges. Prepare to be mesmerized by the awe-inspiring sunrise over the entire Himalayan range, creating a memory that will last a lifetime. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty surrounding you and capture this unforgettable experience. After sunrise, we will return to the hotel, concluding your remarkable trip.

This brief Nagarkot excursion offers a chance to behold the majestic Mt. Everest (8848.86m) and various other mountain ranges, such as Annapurna, Manaslu, Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Jugal, Number, Rolwaling, and Mahalangur ranges. It is considered one of the most convenient and economical options to witness Mt. Everest from Kathmandu. To ensure a remarkable experience, checking the prevailing weather conditions before embarking on this journey is advisable. The Nagarkot Day tour is suitable for individuals of all ages and can be undertaken throughout the year.

The Cost of the Nagarkot Sunrise Tour:

The Nagarkot sunrise day tour is a short excursion in Kathmandu, situated 35km to the east at an impressive elevation of 2175m above sea level. Nagarkot Day Voyage commences one and a half hours before sunrise, allowing visitors to witness the breathtaking view of the sunrise over the majestic Himalayan range, which includes the 8th out of the 14 ranges in Nepal. Moreover, it provides a refreshing mountain air experience, along with stunning views of Shivapuri National Park and Kathmandu Valley. This tour is highly recommended for those who wish to explore beyond the crowded Kathmandu Valley. The cost of the Nagarkot Sunrise Day excrusion varies depending on the group size, type of vehicle, guide, and food preferences. Our comprehensive Nagarkot sunrise day roam package includes all the necessary services as per the itinerary. For detailed cost information, please refer to the group-specific details.

  • The Nagarkot sunrise tour for a solo traveler is priced at USD 100
  • For a group of 2 to 6 people, the cost for the Nagarkot sunrise tour is USD 70 per person.
  • If the group consists of 7 to 10 people, the cost for the Nagarkot sunrise tour is USD 60 per person.
  • For a group of 11 to 20 people, the cost for the Nagarkot sunrise tour is USD 50 per person.



Experience the wonders of Nagarkot Hill with Himalayan Trekking Path Company's Sunrise tour. Situated just 40 km away from the bustling center of Kathmandu Valley, this popular tourist landmark offers a convenient, closed, and budget-friendly opportunity to witness the majestic Mt. Everest and the seven other Himalayan Ranges from a single vantage point. Known as Dimond Hill for its unparalleled beauty, we invite you to join us and fulfill your desire to explore the magnificent landmark of the Kathmandu Valley.

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Start your day early, around one and a half hours before sunrise, with the captivating Sunrise Tour to Nagarkot. This tour is not only convenient but also budget-friendly, offering a chance to witness the majestic Mt. Everest (8848.86 m), the tallest peak in the world. Our guide will greet you before departing for Nagarkot Hill Top, a significant vantage point showcasing 8 out of the 14 Himalayan ranges in the country. The journey to the viewpoint takes approximately one and a half hours, allowing you to relish the heavenly experience as the sun rises, before heading back to the Himalayan Villa Hotel for breakfast and then returning to Kathmandu.

Max. Altitude: 2175m/7135.827ftMeal: Breakfast
Cost Details
  • Private car transportation from Kathmandu to Nagarkot via Bhaktapur
  • expert local guide provided for the journey
  • Highly professional and helpful driver
  • Complimentary breakfast at Hotel Himalayan Villa with stunning mountain views
  • Entrance fees included in the package
  • Guide and driver salaries covered
  • Government taxes included
  • Office service fees taken care of
  • Detailed information is provided for trekking and tour activities.
  • Lunch and dinner options
  • Beverage choices include water, soft drinks, hard drinks, and hot drinks
  • Additional activities not included in the planned itinerary
  • Suggestions for gratuities for the guide and diver