Phulchowki Day Hike | 1 Day Hike Kathmandu




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Phulchowki Day Hike is a 1 day hike around Kathmandu valley. Phulchowki means – “Hill of Flowers’ in Nepali, and it is the highest hill (2782m) among the surrounding hills of Kathmandu valley which is located approximately 14km in the southeast of Kathmandu Valley. It is 1-hour drive from Kathmandu to Phulchowki.

It will snow during the month of January or February. To experience snow in the same month with a short trek in Kathmandu Valley, you can also consider the Chandragiri Hill Day Tour or Kalinchowk 2 days 1 night Tour. 

Phulchowki Day Hike | 1 Day Hike Kathmandu Itinerary

Day 1: Kathmandu to Phulchowki and back!


Day 1: Kathmandu to Phulchowki and back!


12 hours


Car, Hiking





07.00am: Pick up from your hotel and drive to Godavari.

08.00am: Arrive atGodavari. After registering your name and details, we will start our day hike to Phulchowki.

Note: Phulchowki which means ‘Hill of Flowers’ in Nepali is the highest hill (2782m) among the surrounding hills of Kathmandu Valley. Phulchowki is located 14km from the southeast of Kathmandu valley.

Description: Phulchoki Day Hike is offers beautiful hiking trails for flowers, vegetables, and bird watching in the Kathmandu valley. The Phulchowki day hike is challenging but rewarding, offering panoramic views of forests, and a clear view of the Gaurishanker range of snow-peaked mountains on clear days. At the top of the Phulchowki Hill is the Phulchowki Mai shrine, which is surrounded by prayer flags and tridents. In March and April, you will have a chance to watch the 1 month long annual religious festivals held at the shrine to worship the God Phulchowki. There are other major festivals on the full moon days in the month of July and August held here every year.

12.30pm: Reach the peak of Phulchowki (2782m) and be rewarded with expansive views of the mountains from eastern part of Annapurna range to Gaurishanker in the east

Note: During your hike, you will experience the vegetation of subtropical thick forest of Oak and rhododendron.

01.00pm: We will have light soup noodles for lunch at the local canteen.

02.00pm: Begin your downhill trek to Godavari.

05.00pm: Arrive at Godavari and drive to Kathmandu.

06.00pm: Arrive at your hotel. Your Phulchowki Day Hike ends.

Price & Terms

USD80 per pax (minimum 2 pax)

NOTE: The price above is quoted based on 2 pax. If you are travelling in a group of more than 2 people, kindly write to us at, and we will give you a special quotation.

What is included?

  • As stated on itinerary.
  • All land transportation.
  • 1x trekking guide and trekking sticks for your Phulchowki Day Hike.
  • Salary & meals for driver, tour guide/trekking guide.
  • Light lunch x1
  • All entrance fees as stated in the itinerary.
  • Petrol & Parking fees.
  • 23% VAT Government tax and service charge.

What is not included?

  • Travel Insurance.
  • Tipping for local guide, tour guide, and driver.
  • Items not mentioned in the itinerary.

How to book?

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      2. We will then issue the Confirmation Order and Invoice to you.
      3. Following this, you should make a 50% deposit to us via PayPal or to our bank account.
      4. 50% deposit will be paid by your side via either PayPal or bank in to our Nepal Company account. The remaining amount can be deposited after arriving in Nepal.
      5. We will issue the official payment receipt to you once we receive the payment.

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