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Nagarjun hill day tour Summary
- Hike duration: 3/4 Hours
- Top Altitude: 2,128 meters / 6,982 feet
- Group Size: 1 – 30 People
- Best time to hike: All months (except July and August)
- Transportation: Car / Van
The Nagarjun Hike is just an amazing short and single-day tour that offers the finest and most dazzling view of Kathmandu town, a Buddhist stupa, and the Langtang mountains. Jamacho Gumba at Nagarjun hill day hiking tour is one of the most demanding routes located nearby hotels in Thamel, Kathmandu.
Jamacho Monastery is also known as Jamacho Gumba, a top viewpoint nearby your hotel. Exploring the Nagarjun Hill and Jamcho hike is accessible also by motor road as the journey by road is 8 kilometers and takes about 3 hours of day hiking.
The top elevation of Nagarjuna hill station is 2,128m/6,982 feet, located about 7 kilometers west of the major city of Kathmandu city . Hike at the Nagarjun hill station is also popular to get heart touching view of glittering mountains namely Mount Manaslu (8,165m), Ganesh Himal (7,446m), Lantang lirung (7,245m), and many other snow-covered mountains. Moreover, you will have also a great view of Kathmandu.
Besides that, the day tour also provides you with a stunning view of the growing Rhododendrons forest on the mountain slopes begins to bloom in February and stays in bloom for several months, giving the village even more charm.
Nagarjun forest is a part of Shivapuri national park. Moreover, the Nagarjun hill station day hike is also popular for cycling trips and Bird watching. 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 culture, this tour guarantees its visitors for full of fun.
Nagarjun hill day tour highlights
- Discover the tallest mountains such as Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, and Langtang Range of Earth.
- Total length of this hike is around 12 kilometers (7.46 miles).
- Majestic views of Kathmandu city, Eye-catching view of Swayambhunath stupa, and some of its heritage sites.
- See multi variety of plants, some birds and wild animals.
- Jamacho Day Hike is one of the best choices for a single day hike under 2100 meters.
- Pure Nature walk through the mixed forest.
The Jamacho and Nagarjun Hike itinerary details
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 Fulbari gate in Balaju, National Park entrance check post. Tourists can hike up to the Nagarjuna hill station – Jamacho – return.
Hike to Nagarjun forest is one of the best short hikes nearby Thamel, Kathmandu, and the most demanding for Foreign travelers. While on your day hiking, you Walk through the beautiful forests. The journey takes about 2 or 3 hours of walking. For the rest of the part, you can drive.
What’s Includes in the Nagarjun hill day tour package cost:-
- Transfer with a private car/van to the National park checkpoint while you are hiking.
- Shivapuri Nagarjun National park entrance permit fees for guides and guide.
- A professional certified Tourist guide & his insurance while on tour/hiking.
- Nagarjun hill hike certificate as a special gift from our agency.
- Nepal Government Tax, VAT, and as well as Company service charge.
What’s not included in the Nagarjun hill day tour package cost:-
- Food and drinks while on a day tour.
- Traveler’s insurance.
- Tip for the tour guide
Departure & Return Departure Point:
Have in mind that we pick up all the travelers from inside the ring road such as your location in Thamel, Lazimpat, Darbar Marg, etc.
What To expect on Nagarjun day hiking at Jamacho Gumba?
This is all about hiking into the hill station and purely nature walks into the forest. Recorded wildlife in this conservation park includes mammalian species such as Himalayan Black bears, leopards, jungle cats, and rhesus monkeys. This Shivpuri Nagarjun park is also home to 177 species of birds, including at least 9 threatened species, 102 species of butterflies with a number of rare and endangered species, and 129 species of mushrooms. Additionally, there are about 125 Tigers recorded in this National Park.
Additional Information (TIPS AND TRICKS)
Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
a wheelchair is not accessible entire the tours.
A maximum of 25 people per booking
Travelers with back pain are okay but not recommended for pregnant, and very old travelers.
It’s a private tour/activity.
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund. For a full refund, you must cancel a minimum of 24 hours before the experience’s start time. If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted. Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Nagarjun Hike notes for travelers:-
Assess your fitness level for moderate to steep trails before you hike to this forest. Wear sturdy shoes, layered clothing, and a comfortable backpack with carrying water, snacks, a map, phone, and a first aid kit. Likewise, check the weather forecasts, hike early, and follow trail markers with respecting the wildlife, and local regulations.
“What makes Nagarjuna hill day hiking special?”
Opportunities for pleasant day tours are scattered all over this planet, you just need to know where to find the right hikes. the allure of Nagarjun Forest and Jamacho Hill lies in its harmonious blend of natural splendor, cultural significance, spiritual ambiance, and the opportunity for an enriching outdoor experience.
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.
Nagarjun Hill Hiking Traveler’s Review
Short Hike in Najarjun Forest Hill
I and my wife booked a Nagarjun hill day tour after the completion of Annapurna 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. Nagarjuna hill day hiking was just awesome. Their customer service is excellent, so I would definitely recommend and use this company again.
Response from Gokyo Treks Nepal
Dear Michael Teschdel,
Your review has filled us with absolute delight! Your satisfaction is our top priority, and we are thrilled to learn that you had a wonderful experience with our services. Your kind words mean the world to us, and we are sincerely grateful for your appreciation.
Your words of encouragement serve as a powerful motivation for us to continue delivering exceptional Himalayan adventures. We eagerly await the opportunity to serve you again on another remarkable trip in the near future. Your return will be a true pleasure for our team.
Thank you once again for choosing us and for sharing such positive feedback. Should you have any further questions or require any assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.
Warm regards, Ammar
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