Trip Duration: One Day (8 am to 5 pm)
Departure time: At 8 am pick up from your hotel upon request.
Activity: Hike towards Kakani, Walkthrough beautiful rhododendron forests, bird watching, Himalayan sightseeing, and short trekking.
Return time: At 5 pm drop off at your hotel upon request.
Kakani is one of the famous day tour hill stations and popular viewpoint inside the Kathmandu valley. Situated on the 26 KM Northern west of the capital, it is about one and half hour bus ride from the valley. Kakani is a good spot to get the heart-touching view of glittering mountains namely Annapurna (8091m), Manaslu (8165m), Ganesh Himal (7446m), Lantang lirung (7245m ), and many more other mountains. You can also have a clear view of Kathmandu valley from a height of 2,030 meters (6060 ft). Kakani day tour also provides you the stunning view of Rhododendrons growing wild on the mountain slopes beginning to bloom in late winter and staying in bloom for several months, giving the village even more charm. Thai Airways Memorial Park and the century-old villa used by the British Embassy are the best spots to visit in Kakani. Thai airways memorial park is built in memory of the 113 passengers who died in an airplane crash nearby in 1992. This place is also famous for picnics, the family gets together, cycling and couples. Along with traveling via private vehicle, you can also have a bike ride to reach up to there. Thus, it will be more interesting as you can pass through oak, rhododendron and pine forest.
Within a day, the highlights of Kakani can be explored, and the view that you can see from here is stirring because it unravels the beauties of nature like any other viewpoint and stands head to head with them and has become the most popular viewpoint because it is perfect for swallowing the extensive blessing of nature.