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  • Duration4 Days
  • Difficulty LevelEasy
  • Max Altitude1982 M (6,502 ft)

Phulchowki Namo Buddha trek is a short and easy trek around Kathmandu. Namo Buddha stupa, one of the holiest sites for Buddhists, and Phulchowki is the name of one of the famous Hindu goddesses. On both Namo Buddha and Phulchowki, Many Hindu and Buddhist people make their pilgrimage tours to this site. Namo Buddha Phulchowki trek offers the best viewpoints for viewing some of the highest peaks in the World.

The highest point of this trekking Phulchowki (2765m), provide an ideal introduction to the birds of Nepal. On this trek, we can see Besra, Black Eagle, Mount Hawk-Eagle, Pheasant, Woodpeckers and many other birds and Phulchowkis forests are also very rich in flora and butterflies.

What makes this tour very interesting

  • Cultural and Heritage city Kathmandu.
  • Beautiful Balthali Village.
  • Sacred Buddhist pilgrimage Namobuddha.
  • Monasteries / Landscapes, Mountains.
  • Local lifestyle, Food, Nature, Birds, Food.


  • Day: 1
    Kathmandu Drive to Dhulikhel Trek to Namo Buddha.
    • Monastery
    • 3-4 Hour Walk
    • Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner
    • 1982 M
    • Namo Buddha
  • Day: 2
    Namo Buddha Trek to Balthali Village.
    • Hotel
    • 3-4 Hour walk
    • Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner
    • 1730 M
    • Balthali Village
  • Day: 3
    Balthali Trek to Ranikot (Phulchowki).
    • Home stay
    • 5 Hour Walk
    • Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner
    • 1900 M
    • Ranikot (phulchowki)
  • Day: 4
    Ranikot - Bhaktapur - Kathmandu.
    • NA
    • 3 Hour Hike & 2 hour Drive
    • Breakfast and Dinner
    • 1300 M
    • Kathmandu

What's Included

  • Full Board (breakfast, lunch, and Dinner) in Trekking
  • Accommodation during the trek (local lodge / Hotels / Homestay).
  • The government registered English speaking local expert guides, porters.
  • Farewell dinner in the city
  • Equipment clothing for porter & staff.
  • Insurance for all staff & porters.
  • Transportation to and from the starting and ending points of the trek
  • First Aid Kit.
  • Kathmandu Valley Trekking Map for Each Member
  • Salary, allowances, expenses & insurance for all staff including porters

What’s Excluded

  • Nepal visa - Multiple Entrée 30 days - USD 40
  • Lunch & dinner during hotel stays in Kathmandu / Accommodation In City.
  • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
  • Tips for guide & Porter.
  • Personal insurance, medical evacuation in case of emergency.
  • Service other than mentioned above
  • Expenses incurred due to accidents, landslide, strikes, political unrest, etc..
  • Items of personal nature expenses such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry, mineral water

Useful Information

  • This trek can be customized for 2-3 days hikes too.
  • If you just want to Visit Balthali Village, contact Rugged Trails Tour expert.
  • Phulchowki Namobuddha Trek can be organized all around the year.