Bajra Barahi - Godavari Day Hike (fixed departure Day trip)
- Trip Name: Bajra Barahi - Godavari Botanical Garden day hike
- Trip cost per person: inquire us for price as price differs as per the group size. (starting from USD 20)
- Starting point: Bajra barahi Temple.
- Ending point: Godavari Botanical garden.
- Grade: Easy
- Highest Elevation: 1700 m.
- Group Size: 1-16 people
- Best time: Around the year.
- Trek Duration: 3 hours with additional exploration of the Botanical garden
- Departure (Daily): 8 in the morning after breakfast from Kathmandu.
The Bajra Barahi to Godavari day hike is one of the most interesting short hiking nearby Kathmandu city. We start the hiking after a short drive of 30 minutes to the Bajra Barahi Temple in the Patan. Besides the Temple of Bajra Barahi, temple without pinnacle the village life and farming in the area is also quite interesting. You will see the highest hill surrounding Kathmandu, Phulchoki in from of you as you walk ahead from the famous temple. This area although not very far from the city has traditional way of life and farming.
As you go down on the trail you can see the view of high mountains, Langtang Lirung, the Ganesh Himal range and the 8th highest mountain Mountains. The trails are an easy one with few ascents and half of it goes through the village and remaining half goes through the forest. After walking for around 3 hours in a gentle pace we reach the Botanical garden where we will provide you lunch. The
Timeline of Program (daily fixed departure)
07:45 - Meet at Thamel in front of garden of dreams/pick from hotel.
08:15 - Drive 30 minutes to the Bajra barahi Temple and sightseeing of the temple area and Surrounding.
09:00 - Start hiking along the Bajra Barahi-Godavari Trail.
10.30 - Brief stop at the highest point at Badikhel for Mountain View and photographs
12:00 - Reach the Botanical garden and explore the area for couple of hours.
02:00 - Lunch at hotel View Bhrikuti or pack lunch at the garden.
02:45 - Short hike around the foothill of Phulchoki.
16:00 - Drive back to Kathmandu.
Price starts from USD 20.00 P/P (Based on minimum 2 person)
- Pick up and drop to Thamel.
- English Speaking guide
- Entrance fees of Godavari Botanical garden.
- Drinks and personal expenses.
- Tips for guide and driver