Kakani- Suryachaur Hike takes us to the outskirts of Kathmandu towards the north. If you are used to Hiking, this will be one of the easiest hikes in your travel diaries.
You will feel like the hike just started and it will end. However, you will cherish the beautiful view of Kathmandu valley from the top, panoramic view of mountains including Langtang, the paddy fields of Likhu valley. This can be a beautiful opportunity to re-energize yourself if you are very busy with your work/studies and life has become monotonous.
We will start our hike from Kathmandu. We will drive towards Thamel, then to Sorhakhutte. We will then drive about 1.5 hours to reach Kakani Memorial Park. This is the place from where our Hike to Suryachaur(Nuwakot) begins. The hike is not so long( 2-3 hrs) and we will reach Gurje Bhanjyang. The next stop will be our final destination.
Your eyes will be blessed with a majestic view of Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, Mt. Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar. You will have to walk 15 more minutes to reach our final destination i.e Suryachaur. Suryachaur is a flat hillock with an altitude of 1925 meters.
You will forget all the tiredness in your body once you get there. The green surrounding of plants and vegetation will re-energize you. There is a view tower. If your want to experience some thrill, do ascend the tower. It enhances the fun and experience of your hike. We will rest for a bit there and return to Kathmandu on the same route.
Greater Himalaya has come up with this itinerary for all travel and hike lovers. This will surely give you the best natural highlights of the beauty of this mighty land.
Kakani- Suryachaur Hike Highlights
• Explore the beautiful landscapes and views during our drive to Kakani
• Magnificent views of Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, Mt. Dorje Lakpa, Gaurishankar
• Explore the lifestyle of local people of Kakani village( paddy and seasonal vegetable farming)
• Forest walk with rhododendron trees.
• Splendid view from the top of the hillock i.e Suryachaur