Kakani Hike

Kakani Hike: 2 Days

Key Information

  • Duration:2 Days
  • Primary Activity:Hiking
  • Group Size:1-25 Peoples
  • Country:Nepal
  • Arrival on:Kathmandu
  • Trip Grade:Easy
  • Meals:As mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Accomodation:As mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Max-Altitude:2,200 m.
  • Transportation:By Private Vehicle
  • Departure from:Kathmandu
  • Culture:Tamang

Kakani Hike: 2 Days

Kakani Hike: Kakani is one of the best hiking tours close to Kathmandu and with the outstanding Himalayas viewpoints. Kakani Danda lies in the north-west of Kathmandu, Nepal towards Dunche which road leads to the Langtang Region trekking. Kakani hiking passes through green, lush paddy fields enjoying the views of countryside Nepalese life. Kakani is famous for Himalayan trout fish which are found only in the cold mountain river, and you can find them in a restaurant at the top of the Kakani hill station.  During the month of February and March, you can also see the national flower of Nepal, Rhododendron welcomes you on the way to Kakani hill. Kakani Hill (Danda) is also famous for strawberry farming using a single irrigation system by the local farmers.

Once you reach the top of the Kakani hill station, you can enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view of snow-capped Himalaya range from Langtang Himal, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Annapurna, Fishtail to Dorjelakpa. On the hill station, you can also see Thai Memorial peaceful parks which were made to commemorate the lost 113 lives of the 1992 Thai airlines crash.  There is also a local monastery constructed by Korean monks.  You can also witness the daily lifestyle of Tamang, who is the ethnic group of Nepal.


Day 01: Drive to Kaverasthali and Hike to Kakani via Shivapuri National Park and Tarekshwor Hill

Stop At: Shivpuri Nagarjun National Park, 44600, Nepal
We pick up you from your hotel and drive to Kavrasthali that takes about 30 minutes. From here, we begin our hike. This is day hiking its goes gradually up to 2200 meter hill. The hill called Tarakshowar cave where you can meet holy sadhus and a great view of Kathmandu Valley. After 2 hours easy hike along the forest, you will reach Kakani Hill. Expected to see Great view of Kathmandu city, Some of wildlife and Birds, Panoramic Himalayan View from Kakani Adventure Camp.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: Hot Lunch provided after 4 Hours hiking from the starting point.
• Dinner: Dinner provided by Kakani Adventure Camp with the BBQ option.
Accommodation included: Overnight at Kakani Adventure Camp – An Eco Organic luxury tent camp at Kakani Hillside. (D)

Day 1
Day 02: Exploring around Kakani and Drive back to Kathmandu

Stop At: Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park, North Side of Kathmandu Valley, Kathmandu Nepal
Today, after breakfast, you will walk around kakani, visit thai memorial park, mountaineering wall climbing center, visit local tamang people of Kakani and organic strawberry farms. Than drive back to Kathmandu that takes about 1.5 hours.
Duration: 4 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Breakfast serves with Tea and Coffee with Himalaya View.
No accommodation included on this day.(B)

Day 2

Cost of Kakani Hike: 2 Days

Price Per Person: $240

(Contact us for Group Discounts!)

Note: Please feel free to ask us for a tailor-made itinerary that suits your interest, time, and budget.

The cost includes the following services :

  • Hiking guide
  • All land transportation
  • Meals stated on the itinerary
  • Accommodation in lodge during the hike
  • First aid kit
  • Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)

Service Excluded :

  • Personal expenses such as all kinds of drinks, beverages, etc
  • Drinks, beverages, hot shower, etc.
  • Tips
  • Hotel accommodation, lunch, and dinner in Kathmandu

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