Nagarkot is one of the top tourist places especially for hiking and trekking along with beautiful panoramic view of Kathmandu valley and broadest view of Himalayan ranges. It is a village area full of greenery and fresh atmosphere located in Bhaktapur district 32 km east of Kathmandu and 28 km away from Tribhuvan International Airport. The scenic beauty of this place makes it the popular choice of both domestic and international tourists. It is located at an altitude of 2000m above from sea level always with a moderate climate i.e neither cold nor hot which is the most fascinating feature of hilly regions in Nepal.
Nagarkot is the best place to observe the overall beauty of Kathmandu valley. It offers the beautiful sunrise view of Himalayas. That captivating view when the rays of suns strikes on the surface of Himalayans will be worth to memorize and share for the whole life.
Nagarkot serves the broadest views of 8 Himalayan ranges of Nepal including Everest ranges. List of Himalayan ranges that can be observed from Nagarkot along with some pictures: