Nagarkot is one of the most touristic destinations with views of Himalayan ranges as well as famous for sunrise and sunset views. Nagarkot offers one of the broadest views of the Himalayas in the Kathmandu valley (8 Himalayan ranges of Nepal out of 13 from here). The ranges include Annapurna range, Manaslu range, Ganesh himal range, Langtang range, Jugal range, Rolwaling range, Mahalangur range (Everest range) and Numbur range with views of the Kathmandu valley and Shivapuri National Park.
The Changu Narayan Temple, the oldest temple in Nepal which listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites, came into existence in the early 4th century. The temple is decorated with some of the best rarest kinds of stone, wood, and metal, crafted in the valley. It stands as the epicenter of culture, religion, history and faith of the entire Kathmandu valley.