The Kakani day trip caters the need of those who wish to be spellbound by the beauty of nature and have a limited amount of time to do so. Kakani is located 26 km north west of the capital and is a perfect vantage point for hikers and nature fanatics to get an excellent view of the icy Himalayas like LangtangLirung, Ganesh Himal, and Dhaulagiri. The hill station is home to panoramic views of sunrises and sunsets. Walk through the forests filled with Oak, Rhododendron and feel tranquility. Visit the Thai memorial park, walk through the ridges and create a memory that is bound to last all eternity.
A day trip to Kakani will be rewarding you as it is one of the best hiking point from Kathmandu which has beautiful views of the Himalayas ( Ganesh, Langtang, Mansalu, Dorje Lakpa and many other mountains in a clear day). The short hike takes you through lush green Jungle and paddy fields it is just 26 kilometers away northeast to Kathmandu valley.
It is just about an hour drive and due to the location and mountain views, Kakani is a popular destination near Kathmandu for family outings and picnic programs. There is a separate picnic spot in this place where we can see people enjoying their time in a backdrop of beautiful nature. Your Kakani day hike starts with a drive for around one and half hours from Kathmandu to Kakani, Nuwakot. As you pass the beautiful country side of Nepal along the rice terrace, radish, maize and millet fields, you will find yourself amidst the coniferous trees.
The picturesque view of lush hills, asian terrace landspace, oak and pine forests from Kakani is wonderful. Rejoice the moment of being in a pristine and joyful environment with the spectacular views of mountains as you proceed your Kakani day hiking trip with us.