If beautiful vistas, snow capped peaks being crowned by the rising sun and tinged orange by the setting sun is your idea of an ideal get away then Nagarkot is just the place for you. Nagarkot is located 32 kilometers east of Kathmandu and is thickly forested with pine trees giving you an idyllic escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life, with only the wind and the rustling sound of leaves bent on disturbing you.
Nagarkot, facilitates breathtaking views of the major Himalayan peaks of Nepal like Manaslu, Ganesh, Langtang, Dorje Lakpa, Sisa Pagma, Choyu, Gauri Shankar, etc. On a crystal clear day, one can even see the Mt. Everest (8848 m) reaching for the heavens from here. Nagakot is truly the place to get a peep into what heaven must be like.