Kakani Gurje Bhanjyang Day Tour is one of the most demanding day hiking routes located near Kathmandu. Situated on the 26 kilometers North-west and possible to reach about 90 minutes of bus drive to get Kaule, there starting point.
Kakani hill station is equally popular to get heart touching view of glittering mountains namely Annapurna (8,091m), Manaslu (8,165m), Ganesh Himal (7,446m), Lantang lirung (7,245m) and many other snow-covered mountains.
You can also have an outstanding view of Nuwakot Likhu valley and as well as Kathmandu from the height of 6,658 ft. Kakani day tour also provides you with the stunning view of growing Rhododendrons forest on the mountain slopes begin to bloom in February and stay in bloom for several months, giving the village even more charm.
Thai Airways Memorial Park and the century-old villa used by the British Embassy are the remaining spots to visit here. Thai airways memorial park is built in the memory of the 113 passengers who died in an airplane crash in Ghopte Vir in 1992.
Kakani and Gurje hill station are also popular for best views, picnic spots, day hiking, cycling, Bird watching, and couples. Walk a little further to Suryachaur to get a beautiful view of Likhu valley landscapes. Suryachaur hiking is a paragliding hub near Kathmandu. Kathmandu to suryachaur is 18-kilo meters roughly. Thus, it is an enjoyable journey passing through oak, rhododendron, and pine forest.
The view that you can see from here is stirring because it unravels the beauties of nature like any other viewpoint and stands head to head with them and has become the most popular viewpoint. Because it is perfect for swallowing the extensive blessing of nature. Being a combination of leisure and cultural, this tour guarantees its visitors for full of fun.
Boudeshwor Cave hiking to enjoy with waterfall
Visiting Jhor Mahankal or Boudeshwor Cave is one of the most religious sites in Kathmandu. The Boudeshwor is one of the names of Lord Shiva offers majestic waterfalls and an ancient cave.
In addition, especially in monsoon time, the spot is busy with local tourists. The waterfall is the most beautiful located in Kathmandu town. Jhor Mahankal temple is also the border village between Kathmandu & Nuwakot district. However, Jhor Mahankal temple located next to the beautiful waterfall on the lap of Shivapuri National Park.
Climb to Suryachour is another fascination to watch the nearest Langtang Himalayan range including the Ganesh Himal family. A few voyagers said that the view from here is far better view contrasting with Nagarkot slope. Furthermore, obviously, as you are voyaging through the public park, you can see a lot of wild creatures and winged animal species along the way.
Kakani Gurje Bhanjyang Day Tour detail itinerary
Day 01 Arrival at Kathmandu valley
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, Tribhuwan International Airport, we will receive you with private vehicle and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu within BB plan. Our representative will give you information about further programs.Day 02 Kakani to Gurje Bhanjyang Day Tour. Or Kakani to Gurje Bhanjyang day hiking.
After the pre-trip meeting, your day tour will start at around 8:00 am. You will have a private vehicle and a professional tour guide along with you. Your day tour begins reaching Kaule hill and you can hike at the Kakani hill station to Suryachaur.
Gurje hill is also popular to watch majestic mountains. The amazing Kakani to Gurje nature walk offers a similar view as you see from the Shivpuri hike. Descend to Boudeshwor cave, waterfall, Jhor Mahankal, and return Kathmandu. While on your day hiking, you walk through the beautiful rhododendron forests & rice fields. The journey takes about 5 hours of walking the rest of the part, you can drive. If you are interested to walk even longer then you can hike to Tokha Chandeswori temple with a lower route. Kakani to Gurje Bhanjyang day hiking is also famous for watching birds and mountains.Day 03Fly back to Kathmandu. Final departure to airport.
Early morning flight to Kathmandu. Drop you in Kathmandu International Airport onward your final destination and our trip ends. Wish you your wonderful journey.
- Kathmandu international airport transfer on your arrival time
- Luxury private vehicle to transfer while you are on Kaule hill hiking sightseeing
- A professional licence holder government Tour guide while on tour.
- Nepal Government Tax, VAT and as well as Company service charge.
- A special gift from our company.
- Nepal entry visa fee cost US$ 40.
- Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu city tour.
- Any kind of laundry service, phone calls, Personal nature expenses like any donation and monuments entrance fees
- All types of drinks, bar bills, And your travel insurance.
- Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but expected)
- Any other things which are not mentioned above
Mystical Kakani & Gurje hiking highlights
- Discover the tallest mountains such as Ganesh Himal, Manaslu and Langtang Range of Earth.
- Total length of this hiking is around 10 kilo meters.
- Majestic views of Kathmandu city, Likhu valley and some of its heritage sites.
- Pure Nature walk through the mixed forest
- Optional visit to Jhor Mahankal, Baundeshwor cave and beautiful waterfall.
- Opional Visist to Suryachaur big ground to get amazing view
What are the cost for Kakani to Gurje Bhanjyang Day hiking tour?
Kakani Gurje Bhanjyang Day Tour Notes:
The above itineraries are subject to change due to a condition beyond our control. This is just a Guideline showing a tentative tour plan and stops. A physical, technical and natural condition may change this above itineraries.
“What makes Kakani to Gurje Bhanjyang day hiking trip special ?”
Opportunities for challenging trekking or hiking and pleasant strolls are scattered all over this planet; you just need to know where to find them. We at Gokyo Treks and Expedition believe in quality services. Your safety and satisfaction is our concern. We are a team of professional, experienced, well trained and licensed local guides who know the destination much better than others.
Kakani to Shivapuri day hike
We had a wonderful trek with our guide Shreeram. He went above and beyond to provide a beautiful one day hike from Kakani to Bhanjyang, a short drive from Kathmandu. The walk itself was stunning – with regular, clear views of the Himalayas – and Shreeram was so helpful and friendly. It was also very easy to arrange the trek. Ammar, our point of contact, was clear and responsive. I would highly recommend Gokyo. Martha Meckenzie, USA.
Amazing Kakani to Gurje Bhanjyang Day Tour with college students
We are a team of 11 people and have booked Kakani to Gurje Bhanjyang Day Tour for my college friends with Gokyo Treks and Expedition. From the initial inquiry to the end of the trip the company was very impressive.
Ammar – the founder of the company was extremely efficient. He answers all of our emails and messages by return. We were extremely fortunate to have Ammar Guni as our local Tour Guide. They were both extremely kind and always wanted to ensure we were safe and happy. Kakani to Gurje hill day hiking was just amazing. Their customer service is excellent, so I would definitely recommend and use this company again. – Sarah Tschedel, Jena city, Germany.