Orchid Trail Hiking

Newly open Hiking Trail in Makwanpur district, the hiking trail named as Orchid Trail is being promoted by Nepal tourism board and Nepal Hiking Adventure Company Pvt. Ltd, along with DDC (District Development Committee). Nepal Hiking Adventure Company has started to organize a Trip to Orchid Trail Hiking.

The Newly open trail launched 11 Km hiking trail starts the one of the most promising tourist area of Daman. Daman is village in the central part of Nepal, located in the district of Makwanpur. It is halfway between Kathmandu and Hetauda at 2320m. Daman only the place where you would see the finest view of the Mountains are extending on a good day from Everest in the east, Langtang and Ganesh Himal in the north, Manaslu in the north, Annapurna in the west north and Dhaulagiri in the west. Since the village lies in the outskirt of Kathmandu, to observe its beauty and use or means of recreation, also, during winter snowfall occurs in the hills which augment the beauty of the village to curious point.

Hiking on the Orchid Trail stretch follows the settlements of Tamang and other indigenous communities along the different tips of Orchid on the way. The beautiful Tamang village and diversified vegetation Orchid, you will be allured by the magnificent view of the Nepal's longest human made artificial lake Indrasarovar, 7 Km in length. A boating adventure on this lake gives you the thrilling experience of lifetime.

Local settlements of Tamang, Newars at Markhu village and the customary foods, dress equally attracts the people's attention. Markhu is also the starting point for the boating in Indralsarovar and is one of the major towns for local shopping.

Orchid Trail Hiking Fact box

Trip Map

Orchid Trail Hiking Map

Orchid Trail Hiking Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu, transport to the Hotel, over night at hotel.

Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Daman. Start to on Orchid trail. End up at Markhu, over night at homestays.

Day 03: Enjoy boat riding, hiking of Markhu to chitlang.overnight at the homestays.

Day 04: Excursion of old settlements of chitlang, Drive to Kathmandu

Day 05: Departure to own your destination.