Compare to Dhulikhel and Kakani, Nagarkot is considered as the best destination to get magnificent panoramic view of the Himalaya and that too from your hotel’s balcony. Located 32 kms north east of Kathmandu, Nepal, in Bhaktapur district, Nagarkot stands right on the outer boundary of Kathmandu valley. It was previously a small village. But now with the growth innumerable hotels, Nagarkot has turned into an important destination for the tourism industry. Solo travelers who love hiking, for them Nagarkot is a heaven. Locals say that previously it was a place for ‘summer retreat’ for the royal family before it became an international hill station.
However, when you are planning for a trip to Nagarkot, make sure you visit the place between October and March. During this period of time the weather remains clear letting you take the stunning sunrise view of the Himalaya. Don’t forget to take your camera and capture such unforgettable moment.