• Day hike to Namobuddha

Day hike to Namobuddha


Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: Easy
  •    Destination: Nepal
  •    Activities: Day Hiking
  •    Accommodation: No
  •    Meals: Lunch
  •    Maximum altitude: 1750m
  •    Group size: 1 to 25 pax.
  •    Best Season: Sep-Nov,Mar-May

Trip Information

From Kathmandu, Around 40 kilometers east in the Kavre district Namo Buddha Is situated at an elevation of 1750m is the popular Buddhist Holy Place and pilgrimage sites near Kathmandu. It takes around 2 hours drive from the Capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu. Namobuddha is a cool and fresh place with less air pollution. from Kathmandu and one of the Popular pilgrimage sites of Buddhist believers.

According to the legends more than 6000 years ago Prince Ngingdui Tshenpo Mahasatwo found the tigress lying on top of the hill and near the rock looking at the jungle. He realized she is going to die. and her 5 babies very small so they need their mother to survive. Even he is a prince he decided to give his life to the tigress to make love and compassion. But the tigress refused.

Finally, he decided to cut his arm to feed his blood to the tigress. Because of his blood, she got energy and accept the sacrifice of the prince. The tigress left only the bared bones of the prince.

These bones brought back to the village and buried in a tomb. This Tomb Becomes Namo Buddha. Around 3500 Years ago Same Shakyamuni Budha Come to Stupa and went around the stupa 3 times and tell he was an incarnation of the prince. so that Gautam Buddha renamed this village the name Namo Buddha means the first Buddha. if you like another day hike please Choose our another popular day hike near Kathmandu in Champadevi Day Hiking


Detail Itinerary

  • 7:30 am visit in front of Mission Himalaya Treks And Expeditions Office or your hotel lobby.
  • 7:45 Departure from the office and drive around 38 km around 2 hours driving to Dhapasi depends on traffic.
  • 9:45 Teatime and buy water and last-minute shopping packing lunch for hiking. 
  • 10:45 pm Reach on the top (1750 m) view numerous mountain ranges.
  • Lunch break  and drinks and explore Namobuddha
  • 1:00 Hike  to Dhulikhel
  • 5:00 Catch your private car to back to Kathmandu and drop you to your hotel


Cost Details

What is included?


  • Tourist Hiking guide with a license from Nepal Government
  • Lunch
  • Private transportation
  • Mineral water bottle
  • All applicable taxes and service charges


What is not included?

  • Any hiking equipment
  • Tips for Tourist guide and driver
  • Any drinks except Mineral water
  • Extra expenses rather than an itinerary
  • Other cost not mentioned above as included

Useful info

Useful Information For Namobuddha hIking

Hiking Grade:                   Easy
Hiking Duration:               1 day
place of hiking:                  Near the capital city of Nepal(Kathmandu)
Elevation of hiking place:  1750m Namobuddha hills
Food:                                  Local Lunch
Accommodation:                Not included
Starting point :                    Dhulikhel
Ending point:                      Panauti
Hiking period:                     5-7 hours
Transportation:                   Pick up and drop off by Private transportation
Main Attraction:                  Buddhist Monastery and Namobuddha, Local villages and Culture, Magnificent Mountain ranges.

Customer Reviews

Enjoyed a lot in my hike to Namo Buddha.

Fong liu | Hongkong, China

Rating: 5

I really enjoyed a lot in my hike to Namobuddha with my guide Rameshwor. It was a Beautiful hiking route. My guide great accompanied and was able to answer all my questions regarding Nepalese culture society, nature, etc. Professional level services really appreciate this company and its management. Good arrangements.

The tour was spectacular.

Anson Anthony | Guangzhou, China

Rating: 5

The booking process of Mission Himalaya Treks and Expeditions Pvt Ltd was very good and everything worked on time. The tour was spectacular. We added an extra day trip after hiking the Mountain flight which was efficiently handled. The guide provided was an excellent and excellent service from this company. Thank you very much!



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