Situated 2175m above sea level, Nagarkote is a popular tour and hill destination near Kathmandu. It is famous for mountain views. Five of the world’s 10 tallest Mountains: Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8516m), Cho Oyu (8201m), Makalu (8463m) and Manaslu (8163m) along with many other lesser summits can be viewed from this place (during clear weather).
The place is surrounded by the terraced hillside and most beautiful scenery. It is possible to make walking tours to nearby villages.