Shivapuri Botanical Trek

Facts of the Trip

Duration: 9 Days

Highest access: 2563m

Group Size: Min 2 to Max 14

Location: Kathmandu Valley

Grade: Easy

Best season: Spring/Autumn

Culture: Cultural program with Special Dinner

Transportation: private Vehicle

Accommodation: Hotel/Tea House

Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner + Tea or Coffee

  • Shivapuri Botanical Trek
  •  Shivapuri  Botanical Trek Itinerary
  • Cost Info:

Shivapuri Botanical Trek Consists of Himalayan subtropical broad leaf forests in the lower and upper subtropical bio-climatic zone dominated by Schema Castanopsis associations, with cheer pine stands on southern dry ridges and association of alder, wild Himalayan Cherry and ring-cupped oak through Stream. Eastern Himalayan broad-leaf forests in the lower temperate bio- climatic zone with mostly broad-leaf evergreen species of Oak and Laurel families mixed with rhododendron on northern slopes. Lying at higher altitude a variety of medicinal herbs prosper. Concerning Zoologist recorded, we can find 129 different types of Mushroom and 2,122 floral species out of them 449 are vascular and 16 are the native plants.

Shivapuri Botanical Trekking includes various kind of wild animal such as Himalayan Black bear cub, since 2002 several survey were carried out to determine the Fauna diversity of the protected area. During the in the field of study was held from July 2003 to July 2004 that carried out various kinds of wild animals such as Indian Leopard, Jungle Cat, Large Indian Civet, Golden jackal, Himalayan Black Bear, yellow-Threatened Marten, Small Asian mongoose, Himalayan Ghoral , Barking Deer, Wild Boar, Rhesus Monkey Hanuman languor, Chinese pangolin, Indian Crested porcupine, Himalayan squirrel, Fawn-colored mouse, Brown-toothed shrew and Black rat etc were recognized . At the same time sign of the Clouded Leopard and Leopard cat were not observed during the research.

In the western part of the park, encountered experienced Monocled cobra, Olive Oriental Slender Snake, Yellow-bellied Worm-Eating Snake, Variegated mountain lizard, oriental garden lizard, Long-legged Cricket frog and horned frog were found during summer season of 2009. As well as the Ornithologist has recorded 318 species of birds including Eurasian eagle-owl, Slender-billed Scimitar-babbler, White-gorged flycatcher, barred cuckoo-dove.

Day 01
Arrive at Kathmandu Airport Welcoming by Himalayan Magic Treks Member and direct transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02
Sightseeing in Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03
Drive to Budhanilkantha and trek to Shivapuri Hill. Altitude 2,563m/4-hrs walk.
Day 04Trek to Chisapani. Altitude 2,194m/5-hrs walk.
Day 05
Trek to Nagarkot. Altitude 2,175m/6-hrs walk.
Day 06
Trek to Dhulikhel. Altitude 1,440m/6-hrs walk.
Day 07
Trek to Namobuddha and drive to Kathmandu. Altitude 1,750m/5-hrs walk.
Day 08
Free day in Kathmandu evening will take dinner together with Typical Nepali Culture.
Day 09
Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.

The Trip cost will Vary Depending on the Group Size Duration of days and Services required please contact Us Via Our email with your Details to Obtain a Quote.

Cost includes:

  • Airport picks & drops by private transportation
  • Sightseeing tour around Kathmandu Valley(World heritage sites) with cultural Guide.
  • All Transportation
  • 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) including Tea or coffee
  • Accommodation on Tea House ( Lodge ) or provided Tents during the trek as mentioned in the trek type.
  • Accommodation in star Hotel in Kathmandu
  • High Experienced Government Licensed Guide and Necessary porter during the trek.
  • All Government local Taxes
  •  National park Fees
  • ( TIMS:Trekkers  Information Management System)
  • First Aid kit and general equipment for Porter.
  • Guide and porter salary
  • Staff insurance During the trekking and extra services according to the guest per Demand.
  • All organizational requirements
  • Duffle Bags refundable to protect your Luggage
  • Tour Certificate
  • Company T-shirt as a Souvenir
  • Farewell Dinner with Typical Nepali Restaurant

Cost excludes:

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks,phone and Laundry.
  • Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance.
  • Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects. we Advice you to take out personal Travel Insurance.
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