Camping Around Kathmandu

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Camping near kathmandu

Are you looking for a night camping around Kathmandu valley? A perfect spot which revives you to spend a night in your own space? Or you are looking for a night camping place that is more peaceful than the luxuries around Kathmandu valley? Here we suggest 9 places around Kathmandu valley which could be your next night camping destination around Kathmandu. It could help you to choose the best overnight camping spot and enjoy memorable moments over there.

No matter which place you want to see and which place you want to lay with a camp. Some campfire and tent, while seeing the beauty surrounded by the mountains and meadows, it’s worth it. Camping is better with like-minded people, it is even better with a companion. If you enjoy self companionship, camping in Nepal is full of fun. 

Stellar night, and a campfire with a marshmallow, the camp nights are the best way for recreation. Sleeping beneath the trees while breathing the fresh air and the night spent under the stars is like living the dreams, made reality. Here is our list of most beautiful places for camping around the Kathmandu valley. It won’t take much time to get there, but fun? It will be intense. Because for some, camping is just another moving home that has no boundaries and is tranquil. Sometimes, it’s a spa you need. 

Balthali village

Balthali village 32 km from Kathmandu sits on the plateau with rice terraced fields, a glimpse of snowy Himalayas, rural hamlets, green forests, Buddhist temples. There are resorts in Balthali which offers a variety of options for camping. And on the next day, you can hike up to Namo Buddha.

Balthali Village Camp

Lele Village

Lele is a peaceful and beautiful valley which is just 21 km away from the bustle of Kathmandu and it is untouched by the cityscape. Farmland hills and the Langtang mountain range are a major attraction here. You can find the homestay, resorts and small teahouses here for camping. During summer camping with tents would be more adventurous.

Lele Village

Kakani Village

Kakani village which lies at 2073 M above sea level is a popular village around Kathmandu Valley. An hour Scenic drive north of Kathmandu, the Kakani village is an ideal site to explore and discover Nepalese village culture. Oak, rhododendron, pine forest, trout fish farm, Bird watching, Himalayan view are a major attraction here. You can find the homestay, resorts and small tea houses here for your overnight stay.

Kakani Camping

Just another day, waiting for you to decide your sleep in the fanciest way possible, no more than a camping right? Discover. Breathe. Soothe. 


Lapsiphedi is a village/hill station near Kathmandu valley. It is the least known hill station for a panoramic view of the sunrise, sunset, Langtang mountain range and Kathmandu valley. A village serves the typical Tamang culture during the homestay. During his/her visit one can enjoy the typical Nepali Tamang culture and panoramic views of Nepal.

Lapsiphedi Camping
Chitlang – Markhu village

Chitlang and Markhu are the neighboring villages connected by the common road. These villages are situated at the different part of Kathmandu valley separated by the highest hill of Kathmandu valley, Chandragiri. There’s a good facility for accommodation and food in both of these places. The next day after the camping one can enjoy the attractions of these places as there are, Organic village, boating at hydropower water reservoir and cycling.

Chitlang in Nepal

Nagarkot is a hill station situated at 32km from Kathmandu valley. Nagarkot has a reputation as the top spot for enjoying Himalayan views, sunrise and sunset. Camping around the traditional village of Bhaktapur can be a lifetime adventure. You can find the star hotels, homestay, resorts, and small teahouses here for camping.

Gurje Bhanjyang – Suryachaur

This is the unexplored destination for camping around Kathmandu valley. It lies at the edge of the Nuwakot district and gives the pleasant view of both Kathmandu valley and Nuwakot district. Camping on the tent is only the option here as you don’t find a better homestay or resort to stay. View of Langtang range can be clearly seen in the morning and autumn is the best time to camp here.

Suryachaur Camping

Shivapuri National park

This national park covers almost every hill of Kathmandu valley and is a protected area. You can find the cottage house here that can provide you with good accommodation and also camping thyself in the tent is another good option. Cycling throughout the day and camping at the night could be a memorable adventure.

Shivapuri Camping

Jarsing Pauwa

Jarsing Pauwa is a beautiful place situated nearby Kathmandu city. It is a perfect escape for the refreshment from the busy schedule. There are a lot of things in the surrounding of this beautiful place. You can see the spectacular Himalayas, mountains and astonishing village. There are some hotel options as well if you want a little luxury. However, for authentic and homestay experience, some good homestays with incredible hospitality will make your time fruitful and memorable. If you want to have some camping in this beautiful place, it is truly amazing. The tent and gears beneath the open sky are probably the best part that this place has to offer. 

Jarsing pauwa

Ever wondered? How does it feel like camping in a place, apart from the human hamlet, only nature and you, one-to-one? Wanna wake up in paradise? Do remember us! We’ll make your dream come true with the best camping places in Nepal. 


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