It is known for a sunrise view of the Himalayas including Mount Everest as well as other peaks of the Himalayan range of eastern Nepal. Nagarkot also offers a panoramic view of the Kathmandu Valley. The scenic beauty of the place makes it a very popular hiking route for tourists.
Nagarkot is a famous hill station to relax and is preferred by local people and foreigners the same. Nagarkot is located 32 kilometers east of Kathmandu. It’s a lovely place to visit where you can enjoy the local life of Nepal and spectacular views over the Himalayas during both sunrise and sunset.
People often visit Nagarkot to spend one or two nights to wake up early to see the beautiful sunrise. Nagarkot is actually one of the best places to see Mount Everest and other of the high snow covered peaks of the Himalayan mountain range.
If you’re planning on visit Kathmandu during spring – then I can highly recommend you to visit Nagarkot!.
From Kathmandu airport to Nagarkot hotel transfers will help take the stress out of your first visit to Nagarkot or simply make the trip or transfer from the airport to your hotel. Kathmandu Car Services often have airport car rental or any vehicles are available to guests.
You can travel to Nagarkot in four different ways. Either you rent a private car from Kathmandu, take a taxi, take the bus from Ratnapark bus stand or rent a motorbike in Kathmandu and drive there yourself.
Personally, I think the private rent a car is the best way to get there. You travel with the locals and get to see a more local side of the country – a great experience.
Here are top hotels with Airport transfers to and from Nagarkot:
Club Himalaya, Nagarkot
The hotel offers a rare blend of nature and modern amenities and has become synonymous with Nagarkot ( 32 kilometers East of Kathmandu). Each room opens to a private balcony, where one can view the most splendid sunrise and sunsets.
The interior is traditional and simple yet stylish and elegant. Club Himalaya has a comfortable accommodation, cozy ambiance, delicious food and the welcoming and gracious staff creates a true ‘comfort above the clouds’ experience.
Club Himalaya, Nagarkot is a 30-minute drive from Bhaktapur, a 45-minute drive from Tribhuvan International Airport and an hour’s drive from Kathmandu. Taking a helicopter, it is just a 7-minutes’ ride from Tribuhavan International Airport.
Hotel Mystic Mountain, Nagarkot
Situated in the Kathmandu Valley at Nagarkot, Hotel Mystic Mountain makes for an ideal retreat from the city. With views over the hills, the hotel has an outdoor pool, Jacuzzi and tennis courts and offers activities such as yoga classes.
Odyssey, the on-site restaurant, serves a fusion of vegetarian and non-vegetarian food prepared by award-winning chefs. There’s also a coffee bar and a number of bars serving alcoholic drinks.
The hotel has several room categories: deluxe rooms, suites and executive suite rooms. All are tastefully decorated and have good views from their large windows.
Kavya Resort & Spa, Nagarkot
Kavya Resort & Spa, possibly the youngest resort in Nagarkot, assimilates exquisiteness, class and luxury through its charming ambience and sublime views. Located in Nagarkot, Kavya Resort & Spa offers a bar and terrace.
Kavya Resort and Spa overlooks the hills and mountains of Nagarkot. It features rock style exclusively crafted villas with spacious indoor living spaces and outdoor verandas. Kavya Resort and Spa offers villas decorated with hand-crafted unique sculptures and hand-woven rug pieces.
Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service. The accommodations provides evening entertainment and a kids’ club.
Hotel Country Villa, Nagarkot
Hotel Country Villa is a great choice for travellers looking for a 3 star hotel in Nagarkot. It is located in Baluwapati Deupur. This Hotel stands out as one of the highly recommended hotel in Nagarkot and is recommended by 100% of our guests. Hotel is rated 5.0 out of 5, which is considered as Excellent.
A popular transit point from the hotel is Tribhuvan International Airport (26.2 kms). The Hotel Country Villa is in proximity to some popular tourist attractions and other places of interest in Nagarkot.
The Fort Resort, Nagarkot
From all the 3 Star hotels in Nagarkot, The Fort Resort is very much popular among the tourists. The Fort Resort has the best views of the Himalaya in Nagarkot. It is set on a ridge at 2,000 m at the far end of the town and it seems that there is nothing between you and the vast mountains as you eat or sip your tea on the terrace.
The main building is quite large but is built using traditional Nepali architecture. Newari style cottages dotted about the gardens have lovely beamed ceilings and wooden floors with huge windows to take in the views and small terraces outside.
Delicious local food is served in the restaurant or on the main terrace.
Finally, It’s always a good idea to confirm the details of your transfers in advance, to avoid any confusion or delays. The travel time from Kathmandu airport to Nagarkot hotel transfer by private car is approximately 1 to 1:30 hours.