The route from Nagarkot to Dhulikhel is probably one of the best short hiking trails in the Kathmandu valley.
This is among the popular 1 day treks in Nepal will take you through exotic forests and traditional small hamlets with stunning views of the Himalayas.
Here, you will trek from Nagarkot in Bhaktapur District to the hill station at Dhulikhel, an ancient Newari village.
You can take this trek any time of the year as it is relatively at low altitudes, reaching a maximum height of around 2,200m. To do this trek, one does not need to be the fittest person since it is an easy trek to the hill. In this trek, you will walk for around 6 to 7 hrs.
The town of Dhulikhel lies around 30 km to the east of Kathmandu. And is one of the oldest towns in the area.