Balthali Namobuddha Hiking

Know before you go
  • Duration 2 Days
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • Trip Start and End Namobuddha to Kathmandu
  • Best Season Jan- June, and Sept-Dec
  • Trip Area Namobuddha - Balthali via Panauti
  • Maximum Altitude 1800m.|5905ft.


  • Landscapes and the farmland
  • Visit Namobuddha Monastery
  • Walk around authentic Balthali village
  • Himalayan Sights far from Balthali
  • Ethnic settlement and diverse flora and fauna

Serene Ambiance of Namobuddha and Balthali village offers experience blend with nature and culture.

The Balthali Namobudhha Hiking is the way to get acquainted with the unique culture and lifestyle of people in Nepal. Namobuddha Balthali Hiking is one of the most popular hikes around Kathmandu Valley. This hike is perfect for hikers who relish the tranquility of nature, landscapes, farmlands, the wilderness of lush green forest, ancient Nepali architecture, the typical lifestyle and culture of locals but have a limited timeframe. 

Namobuddha is a hill station located at an altitude of 1800m above sea level in the Kavre District. It is famous for the ancient Buddhist Namobuddha Monastery. Namobudhha is rich in diverse flora and fauna and has immense religious values. Many visitors visit the monastery for its unique architecture, peaceful and clean environment, and the mesmerizing view of meadows, fields, and the snow-capped Himalayas like Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Langtang, Jugal Himal, Ganesh Himal, Mt. Kanchenjunga. The jungle of Namobudhha is where Shakyamuni Buddha sacrificed himself to the starving mother tiger to save the tiger cubs. His bones are buried in the forest, and on top of it, a Chorten is built. 

Balthali is an authentic village that is renowned for homestay tours. The visitors stay in a homestay with locals experiencing their lifestyle, culture, festivals, and cuisine. This place is vibrant and lively because of the terraced fields, green meadows, rhododendron, and sparkly rivers. Walking through an authentic village decorated with hand-picked flowers and the glorious golden sunrise flaunting its beauty peeking through the Himalayas makes the trip more worth it. 

Best Season for Namobuddha Balthali Hiking

Spring and Autumn is the best season for the Namobudhha Balthali Hiking. Although every season of the year is suitable for hiking except for heavy rainfall.

What's Included

  • Pick up and drop at the hotel
  • Professional Guide
  • Private Transportation
  • Entrance Fee

What's Excluded

  • Personal Expenses
  • Driver and Guide Tip
  • Shopping and travel insurance

Upcoming Departures

Start DateThursdayJune 27, 2024End DateFridayJune 28, 2024PriceAvailableUS $0
Start DateSundayJune 30, 2024End DateMondayJuly 01, 2024PriceAvailableUS $0

The itinerary can be customized, please let us know. You can extend or customize it as a day trip if you have a limited time frame.

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