Question 1: Which mountain peaks can see from Nagarkot?
From Nagarkot, you can see various mountain peaks such as the Annapurna range – Annapurna first (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna second (7937m). Machhapuchhare (6993m), Lamjung Himal (6986m), Himchuli (7893m), Manaslu (8163m) Langtang (7246m). Ganesh Himal Range (Ganesh Himal 1 to 5). Ghang Chhemo (6297m), Sisa Pangma (8013m) , Gaurisankar Himal (6874m), Dorje Lakppa (6799m), Gyaltzen Peak (6705m). Mt Everest 8848.86m and the entire Mahalanjur range and Jugal Himal (6095m) can see from Nagarkot. The view of these mountain peaks from Nagarkot is panoramic.
Question 2: How to get there?
To go to Nagarkot for the mountain view there are several options. The first one is to drive to Nagarkot and another option is to do a Nagarkot hike from several places and spend a night in Nagarkot. Different hiking options are Chanjunarayan Nagarkot Hiking, Shankhu Nagarkot Chanjunarayan Hike, and Chisapani Nagarkot Trek.
Read here for more information regarding the hiking trails to Nagarkot
Question 3: Can I see Mount Everest from Nagarkot?
Yes of course you can see Mt. Everest from Nagarkot. But to recognize Mt. Everest you need to have a map or a local guide who can help. So that if you want to see Mt. Everest from Nagarkot hire a local guide. The guide can help you to get there and see Mt. Everest, although the weather have to be in your fever.
Question 4: Why Nagarkot is the best mountain viewpoint nearby Kathmandu?
Nagarkot is a hilltop village located at an elevation of 2100m above sea level. From there we can see the mighty mountain peaks in distance. But those snowy peaks are really beautiful to see from there. Even during the wintertime, there are chances to enjoy the fresh snow. Because at the time most of the winter season snowfall in Nagarkot. And many people from Kathmandu and Bhaktapur go to Nagarkot to play in the fresh snow.
Some glimpses of the mountain peaks can observe from Nagarkot.