Asiana Treks

Phulchowki Day Hiking

Duration
1 days
Max. Elevation
2700m
Group size
Min 1+
Level
EASY
Transportation
Private Jeep/ Car/Van
Best Season
All year round
Accomodation
Meals
Lunch
Starts at/ Ends at
Kathmandu / Kathmandu
Trip Route

Highlights

    • Peace and serene lush Jungle walk. 
    • An ideal place for the bird watcher.
    • Phulchoki Devi  Hindu shrine on top.
    • An unforgettable view of a lifetime in Kathmandu valley.
    • Panoramic view of west Annapurna to east Everest Himalayan range.  

Overview

Overview

Phulchowki hiking is the highest hill, 2862 m, in Kathmandu valley. Asiana treks and tours guide will pick you up from the hotel at your convenience in the morning from your location and transport you to Godawari. Godawari, we have taken breakfast. The beautiful nature hike starts uphill to the Phulchowki hilltop and takes approximately 5 hours. The hill is well known for providing a broad overview of the Himalayas.

In the Southeastern part of the valley, the Phulchowki hike is a great hiking experience into serene nature, where a variety of vegetation and bio-diversity with peaceful greenery. Furthermore, a variety of birds and their sounds and encounters with wild animals such as deer, jackals, and monkeys will make it more pleasant. We can explore the Bhairab temple and nine historic water sprouts. When you reach the top of the hill, Phulchowki, you can take your time to observe the surrounding natural scenery and snow-capped mountains. The walk provides the most expansive vistas of the Mountain ranges from west Annapurna to east Mt Everest. Phulchowki Mai temple at the peak is another attraction and religious centre for Hindus.

The Phulchowki hike is a great hiking experience in nature after spending and exploring some time at the top, then slowly descending to the Godawari Botanical Garden by hiking. Drive back to Kathmandu after seeing the botanical garden. An average five-hour hiking adventure through the lush forest provides a bird-watching experience. A great view of the Himalayan range and Kathmandu Valley makes the hiking trip an extraordinary experience. The first half of the hike goes uphill, and the return will be the same way downhill.

Trip Itinerary

Phulchowki Hiking Tour is one of the beautiful day hiking trips around Kathmandu valley. If you want to skip the crowd of Kathmandu for a day, this adventure is a perfect option for nature and bird watcher seeker. You will get to enjoy beautiful views of mountains, peaceful nature and local villages along the trail. The tour starts after breakfast and finishes the late afternoon at your hotel in Kathmandu.

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Includes

    • Pick up and drop off from your location or from the place you are staying.
    • Private transportation for pick up and drop off. 
    • An experienced hiking guide for the trips.
    • All necessary government taxes and lunch.

Doesn't Include

    • Any alcoholic or soft drinks.
    • Gratuities for guide and driver.
    • Breakfast and dinner.
    • Personal expenses such as phone and additional shopping.

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