While in Kathmandu Valley with it World Heritage Tour and places of interest, we have included Nagarkot with sightseeing of Bhaktapur on the way back to Kathmandu with a night in this famous mountain resort where one can marvel the striking sunrise and sunset over arrays of snow capped peaks.
A drive to Nagarkot which is 30 km north east of Kathmandu on the valley rim within the district of Bhaktapur; Nagarkot is one of the favorite weekend gateway for Himalayan views and natural tranquility.
Nagarkot Hill famous for stunning sunrise over mountains that extends all the way from Dhaulagiri in the West past Mt. Everest to Kanchenjunga in the Far East. The surrounding countryside of Nagarkot is great for hikes and walk. This scenic spot with an elevation of 2,175 meters, where there is an observation tower for better views of mountains and surrounding landscapes From Nagarkot view world’s tallest mountains – Everest 8,848 m, Lhotse 8,516 m, Cho Oyu 8,201m, Makalu 8,463 m – and many other adjoining peaks.