Shivapuri is a protected as the nearest National park of Kathmandu valley to the north. Shivapuri Day Tour hiking offers scenic superb ranges Himalaya ranges of Annapurna, Manaslu, Langtang, Rolwaling and Far East side of the Everest. The view spot is situated at an elevation 2563m above the sea level. Shivapuri is known as the second highest hill around Kathmandu. People do this hiking for pilgrimage and also bird watching. This tour takes about 30 minutes drive to the starting point and after finished the entry formalities start to walk first one and half hour to Nangi Gompa, it is a nunnery monastery. The path leads you steeply ascend through the lush Rhododendron, Bamboo, Oak etc.
This tour needs to have an early breakfast then start to drive. After the breathtaking views with memorable photography you have to hike down about two and half hours then drive back Kathmandu Hotel for overnight.
Day 1: After breakfast drive to hiking starts point about 30 minutes then hike up and down as whole approximately seven hours. Return back to Kathmandu Hotel for the night.