21 days in Bagmati Zone & Kathmandu Valley Itinerary

21 days in Bagmati Zone & Kathmandu Valley Itinerary

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21 days in Bagmati Zone & Kathmandu Valley Itinerary

Start: Kathmandu
Drive:  1​h 15​min
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
— 15 nights
End: Kathmandu


Nagarkot ©
Nagarkot is a former Village Development Committee located 32 km east of Kathmandu, Nepal in Bhaktapur District in the Bagmati Zone and as of 2015 part of Nagarkot Municipality. Explore Nagarkot's surroundings by going to Destination Agro Farm Pvt. Ltd. (in Jhaukhel), Bhaktapur (Changu Narayan, Nyatapola Temple, & more) and Sunapati Thanka Painting School (in Changunarayan). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery, hike along Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nagarkot Buddha Peace Park Hiking Trail, and take some stellar pictures from Kali Temple.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Nagarkot online itinerary planner .

Kathmandu to Nagarkot is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and car. In October in Nagarkot, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Nagarkot

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Bhaktapur, Destination Agro Farm Pvt. Ltd., Kali Temple, Sunapati Thanka Painting School
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Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail ©
Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail
Sunapati Thanka Painting School ©
Sunapati Thanka Painting School
Nyatapola Temple ©
Nyatapola Temple


Once synonymous with the mysterious and inaccessible Shangri-La, today Kathmandu draws an ever-increasing number of tourists, catering to independent travelers of various budgets.
You've now added Himalaya Thunder Treks Day Tours to your itinerary. There's much more to do: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kathmandu road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nagarkot to Kathmandu takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Patan (Lalitpur)
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Walking tours
Helicopter Tours
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours