|Trip Type:||Overnight Trip|
|Accommodation:||Home Stay or Camping|
|Max Altitude:||3,000 m/9,843 ft|
|Transportation:||Private 4 Wheel Drive|
|Group Size:||1 to 15 People|
|Duration :||2 Days|
Bethanchowk Hill at 3,000 m is the highest hill of Mahabharata Range in Kavre, a neighbor district of Bhaktapur. Also called as King of Hills, provides the best views of Himalayan Peaks, surrounding forested hills and valleys. Mountains stretch from Dhaulagiri on west and Makalu on east including Mt. Everest with close view of Manaslu Himal, Ganesh Himal, Langtang Range, Dorje Lakpa are clearly visible from the top and Low Land area (Terai ) is commonly sighted down to the south east. Sunrise and Sunset are magnificent.
Bethanchowk Narayanthan Hike is being into truly wilderness close from Kathmandu as it has been isolated till now. Unexplored trail, diversity of flora and fauna, isolated terrains, beautiful mountain ranges make the best of Bethanchowk hike. Bethanchowk Hill is equally famous among the local people as it has Narayan Temple from which the whole village got its name, Bethanchowk Narayanthan.
Bethanchowk also known as Dhunkharka Village provides the Community Home stays give the best of Nepalese Hospitality Nepal has to offer. As the local people are very friendly and welcoming, you can get deep into Nepalese Hilly Lifestyle and culture.
Bethanchowk Community Home Stay at Bethanchowk Village or Camping at Bethanchowk Hill
How to Get to Bethanchowk Hill:
We drive to Panauti town which is 34 kms away from Kathmandu and takes around 1 & ½ hours. From Panauti, we drive to Bethanchowk (Dhunkharka) in off road which takes another 1 hour. From Bethanchowk, Bethanchowk hill is around 7 kms uphill and normally takes 5 Hours.