Trek type : Camping
Trek Grade : Introductory
Duration : 8 days trip ( 4 days trekking)
Activities : Trekking, camping, sightseeing, rock-climbing (option)
Best Time to go : September through to April
Departure dates : By arrangement
This trek is based around Kathmandu valley; it is a short and very worthwhile trek. The route to Shivapuri goes by place called Kakani. There are several places around Kathmandu valley which offer great mountain views and the Shivapuri Trek offers some of the best.
Cost included : Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (as per itinerary, 3 star rating standard, B&B, twin share basis), airport transfers, full compliment of trekking crew, all meals while on trek (except alternative by choice), all necessary camping gear (including sleeping bag, down jacket), overland transportation, National Park Fees, trekking crew insurance, emergency first aid kit.
Cost not included : Extra hotel expenses, single room supplement where requested, any personal expenses (bottled soft drinks, telephone charges, video/camera fees, etc.), domestic and international airfares, medical costs (except medical attention given by trek leader), rescue charges, tips for crew (typically around NRp100 per trekking day), airport departure tax (currently NRp1100 for international destinations), Visas and visa extension costs, lunch and evening meals while in Kathmandu (except Namaste meal on first night)