Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal

Highlights

  • Scenic walk along the  nature

  • The amazing views of the Kathmandu Valley and Mountain ranges

  • Wonderfully rich in temples, historic places, recreational values

  • Mesmerizing view of Annapurna Mountain Range

A walk in nature walks the soul back home - Mary Davis

Indra Daha Chowk day hiking is one of the best destinations for day excursion into the culturally and historically rich Indra Daha. It is a farily compact touristic destination with the highest elevation of 1,600m. This hiking is also a pleasure trip for those who love nature and the beautiful scenery around

A hike to Indra Daha Chowk begins from Syuchatar where we have refreshing breakfast in the hotel and begin our fascinating and exciting real hike. After 3 hours of hike we reach Switzerland Park. Switzerland Park is beautifully made up of the steep slope with fabulous green forest of Rhododendron, pine and blackberries. The melodious chirping of different birds can be heard while walking through the trails. A half an hour hike from Switzerland take us to our final destination: Indra Daha Chowk

Indra Daha is also a popular pilgrimage site. The most popular Hindu temple of Goddess Bindabasini and Manakamana is situated here. The major attribute is Indra Daha a pond itself. It is believed that God Indra took the bath in this pond to get rid of a curse of Gautam Rishi for his disloyalty.The Indra Daha hill top shares beautiful view of the snow-capped Mountain range of Annapurna including Fishtail mountain, Ganesh Himal, Mt. Manaslu, Langtang Himal and Gauri Shankhar Himal. The park constructed around cemetery of Kalu Pandey, chief commander of Late King Prithivi Narayan Shah, is also the main attraction of this place. Indra Daha also holds recreational value because of its clean and green atmosphere and has been popular for yoga and meditation.

Detailed Itinerary

Nepal Adventure team will pick you up from the hotel for a half an hour drive to Syuchatar. We will have refreshing breakfast in the hotel in Syuchatar. After breakfast we will have short-time exercise and stretching to warm up the body and finally we pack our necessary stuff and begin our hike to Indra Daha Chowk. This hike leads to the most beautiful and amazing Switzerland Park with green scenery. After a very pleasing hike of Switzerland Park, we proceed to hike for a couple of hours through the jungle in steep slope to the Indra Daha Chwok. After a wonderful and captivating moment of great interest, the team leads to the most famous graveyard of chief commander Kalu Pandey, Indra Daha Pond and a popular pilgrim site for a visit. Our hike ends with a Special Nepali Khana with chicken curry at the top of the hill of Indra Daha Chowk. For the day with a short hike down to the Bhim Durga bus station ends back to the hotel.

What's Included

  • Transportation by private vehicle
  • Hiking expenses guide
  • Special lunch at top of the hill with one bottle of mineral water
  • Company t-shirts with free cost
  • Government vat and taxes
  • Medical kit

Useful Information

Equipment to be brought by hikers

  • Light and comfortable trekking shoes
  • Snacks, juice and chocolates bar to stay hydrate
  • Hiking stick
  • Hiking bag
  • Umbrella or rain jacket
  • Sun scream of 60 spf+( if you have)