Nagarkot is located 32 kilometers northeast of Kathmandu. It is well-known for its breathtaking Himalayan views and short treks. Depending on traffic, you can get to Nagarkot from Kathmandu in under 2 hours. Mount Everest can be seen from here, and sunrise and sunset watching are the most popular activities, however, the view is better at various times of the year. Nagarkot is encircled by densely forested hills of pine trees, creating beautiful scenery.
Nagarkot has one of the best views of the Himalayas (8 Himalayan ranges of Nepal out of 13 from here). With views of the Kathmandu valley and Shivapuri National Park, the Annapurna range, Manaslu range, Ganesh Himal range, Langtang range, Jugal range, Rolwaling range, Everest range are among the ranges. Nagarkot is also a fantastic hiking destination. Hikes in the Nagarkot area will take you through Nepal’s beautiful green landscape, with stunning mountain views, quiet pine forests, and peaceful villages. One of the most popular tourist attractions in Nagarkot is the Nagarkot View Tower. It is located at a height of roughly 2100 meters above sea level. Many people get up early in the morning and go hiking to see the spectacular sunrise as well as the grandeur and splendor of the Himalayas. The months of September, October, November, March, and April are recommended for visiting Nagarkot. Depending on your preferences, there are numerous hotels, some of which are luxurious, as well as small guest houses.
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