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 is the highest hill (2782m) among the surrounding hills of Kathmandu valley which is located approx. 14 km in the south east of Kathmandu valley. It is 1 hour’ drive from Kathmandu to Phulchowki.

It will snow during the month of Jan or February. To see snow in the same month with short trek in Kathmandu Valley, you can also consider 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 in Godavari. After registering your name details, we will start our day hike to Phulchoki.

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 away from south east of Kathmandu valley.

Phulchoki Day Hike – the most beautiful hiking trail for flowers, vegetable and bird watching destination in Kathmandu valley. The Phulchoki day hike is challenging but is rewarding with good views of forest, and can see good view of Gaurishanker range of snow-peaked mountains during the clear day.

At the top of the Phulchoki Hill there is a shrine of Phulchowki Mai which is surrounded by prayer flags and tridents. In March and April, you will have a chance to watch the one month long annual religious festival held at the shrine to God Phulchoki. There are some other major festivals on the full moon days in the month of July and August every year.

12.30pm: Reach at top of Phulchowki (2782m), which is rewarded with expansive views of the mountains from eastern part of Annapurna range to Gaurishanker in the east Note: During your hiking, you will experience the vegetation of subtropical thick forest of Oak and rhododendron.

01.00pm: You will have light noodle soup at the local canteen.

02.00pm: Start your downhill trek to Godavari.

05.00pm: Arrive in Godavari and drive to Kathmandu.

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

Price & Terms

USD 80 per person (Minimum 2 to go)

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

What is included?

  • All itinerary as on suggested itinerary.
  • All land transportation
  • We provide 1 x trekking guide and trekking sticks during your Phulchowki Day Hike.
  • Salary & meals for driver, tour guide/trekking guide.
  • Light lunch x 1
  • 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 to local guide, tour guide and driver.
  • Items not mentioned in the itinerary.

How to book?

Please fill the form below.

You need to write in an email to:, with information below in the email:

  • Subject: Phulchowki Day Hike | 1 Day Hike Kathmandu
  • Name:
  • Preferred date of the tour:
  • How many person:
  • Hotel of staying(for us to arrange pick up):
  1. We will reply you with an official quotation with itinerary.
  2. If you are okay with our itinerary and quotation, confirm with us in email.
  3. We will issue the Confirmation Order and Invoice to you.
  4. 50% deposit will be paid by your side either via Pay Pal or bank in to our Nepal Company account, 50% outstanding will be paid upon pick up. We will issue the official receipt to you once we received the payment.
  5. Welcome to Nepal. We will greet you upon pick up in your hotel.

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Customer Reviews

“Great Job Done !”

| | December 10, 2017 | Source: Facebook

Rating: 5

Thanks to Mr Sid and his team for the great and wonderfull arrangements during my teams trekking… Very humble and kind person… enjoyed the journey without any hiccups and worries… Will visit Nepal again with this tour agent surely… Great job done… Thanks once...

“Nagarkot Trek”

Eileen Lam | Singapore | August 21, 2017 | Source: Others

Rating: 5

Dipak and Siddar are wonderful with their hospitality. They would make sure that we’ll be well-taken care throughout our tour and stay in Nepal. I highly recommend their services to any of my friends who are heading to...

“Wonderful Trek”

Maria Mathias | Australia | | Source: Others

Rating: 5

“This trip was simply amazing. Our first time trekking in Nagarkot, more than exceeded our expectations. The tour guide, Dipak, suggested some beautiful spots and routes all the way up. Watching the sun rise over Mt. Everest from the Nagarkot view-point was simply amazing. Thank you Dipak for showing us some wonderful views of...