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Nagarkot, the most celebrated hill station in Nepal, will lure you by its fascinating lush green atmosphere and humble musings. Located far away from the hustle and bustle of urban life, this sparsely populated village near Kathmandu in Bhaktapur District is sure to get you some out-of-the-world peace. Moreover, the panoramic view of snow-clad Himalayas and Kathmandu valley is a cherry on the cake.
How to reach the world of Paradise-Nagarkot?
Commuting in Nagarkot is hassle-free. All you need to do is to take a bus from Kathmandu to Bakhtapur at a minimal rate of 25 Rs and there your joy-ride to Nagarkot begins. There is also a viability of tourist bus if overcrowded buses doesn’t fit in your equation of sophisticated travel which can be boarded from Shorakhutee Tourist Bus Park Nayabazzar.
Attractions near Nagarkot:
Changu Narayan Temple:
Enrolled in UNESCO’s World Heritage sites for its well-known architectural beauty, Changu Narayan Temple of Nagarkot adds to your inner peace with its pious gesture. Those magnificent carvings of metal and wood depict the Nepalese history in an enchanting way.
Bhaktapur Durbar Square:
Have you ever seen a palace with 55 windows? If not, Bhaktapur Durbar Square leads you to the door that will guide your fancy. The main gate of the palace is made of gold and has best specimens carved on it.
Mythology totally justify its name. It is believed that when Lord Shiva consumed poison, they drank water out of thirst and also released some water to the pond. Thus the name, Mahadev Pohkari. Every now and then, you may witness the devotees take a holy dip here.
Go on a venture for Adventure!
This might interest you if you’re bored of travelling through a bus or a car. Rent a bike and go on an adventurous spree. Who knows, you may get a chance to see some of the bike stunts on your way.
Be prepared to let out your fancy of climbing mountains. Pack your bags, boost your enigma and get ready for the bewildered excitement that follows the gung-ho. You may take route Sundarijal-Sankhu-Nagarkot or Bhaktapur-Changunarayan-Nagarkot whichever deems convenient to you.
Food-hub of Nagarkot!
We bet that you’re not going to miss the fast-food here. Although it is rural area, you may some of the sophisticated restaurants here.
Berg House Café
This is traveller-oriented restaurant. Pizzas, burgers, sandwiches and steaks, makes it perfect resort for the foreigners. Beautifully made of bricks, this restaurant can be found by the main junction of highway.
You may find the cheapest food here. Although the food doesn’t make it fascinating, what adds to its beauty is its terrace that offers the vivid view of mountains.
Sherpa Alpine Lodge:
Roaming around the nook and corners of the Nagarkot might tire the hell out of you. Worry, no more! Sherpa Lodge is there to take away all your dilemma with its comfortable attics. Besides, it has the yummiest food to offer.
The People of Nagarkot
The people here are high-spirited. In any corner, you may find children singing, dancing or going to school. Women here are proficient in Tea Business. They have employed new techniques of farming and earning their bread by themselves. When you pass by, they show their heart-felt gratitude by smiling and make the place feel like home to you.
What are you waiting for? Pack your bags and get ready for the incredible tour.