Shivapuri Hiking is a short and easy adventure near the capital city Kathmandu. Shivapuri Najarjung National Park is the world`s nearest national park from the capital city.
Shivapuri Hiking is a short and easy adventure near the capital city Kathmandu. Shivapuri Najarjung National Park is the world`s nearest national park from the capital city. The National park is located just northern and north western part of Kathmandu. It is a natural paradise to spend a day hiking near Kathmandu valley. Shivapuri Day Hiking offers spectacular view of Langtang Himalayas, fabulous nature, flora and Fauna. it has got some famous wildlife habitat like wild boar, Cat tiger, monkey, squirrel and so many different varieties of birds thus it could be heaven for bird watchers as well.
Hiking to Shivapuri will begins after the delicious breakfast at hotel. First we take short drive to Nagi Gumba(monastery). We reach to explore Nagi monastery after about 30 mins drive from hotel. We need to issue a permit to enter into the National Park, Hike Manaslu representative will manage all paper works. After getting the permit to enter into the national park, our hiking begins. The trail goes through the scenic enchanting rhododendron forest. The melody of chirping birds and monkey gaze makes your hiking fantastic. We reach at the elevation about 2730 meters before descending back. One can capture tremendous view of Kathmandu Valley, mighty Himalayan ranges, awesome landscape from the alp of Shivapuri.