10 days in Nepal Itinerary

10 days in Nepal Itinerary

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10 days in Nepal Itinerary

Start: Varanasi
Drive:  7​h 30​min
1
Pokhara
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  30​min
2
Kathmandu
— 5 nights
Fly:  1​h
3
Chitwan National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h 15​min
End: Varanasi

2
nights
Pokhara

Pokhara ©
Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
On the 16th (Mon), explore the activities along Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then stop by House of Cashmere NTA. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Barahi temple, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then admire the sheer force of Devi's Fall, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Peace Temple.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Pokhara online visit planner .

Varanasi, India to Pokhara is an approximately 7.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train, car, and bus. In September, Pokhara is little chillier than Varanasi - with highs of 35°C and lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Pokhara

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
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Peace Temple ©
Peace Temple
Parasailing & Paragliding
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) ©
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)

5
nights
Kathmandu

Kathmandu ©
Once synonymous with the mysterious and inaccessible Shangri-La, today Kathmandu draws an ever-increasing number of tourists, catering to independent travelers of various budgets.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Swayambhunath Temple and himalayan arts gallery p.ltd. Shop till you drop at S.K. Handicrafts Export and Universal Art Gallery. There's much more to do: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo, and take in the exciting artwork at Nepal Art Council Gallery.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Kathmandu online holiday planner .

Kathmandu is just a stone's throw from Pokhara. Traveling from Pokhara in September, plan for little chillier nights in Kathmandu, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Chitwan National Park.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Swayambhunath Temple ©
Swayambhunath Temple
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa

2
nights
Chitwan National Park

Chitwan National Park ©
The diverse ecosystems of Chitwan National Park house a large range of plants and animals, with the park listed as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): view the masterpieces at Sauraha Art Gallery and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chitwan National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Chitwan National Park road trip site .

You can fly from Kathmandu to Chitwan National Park in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kathmandu in September: high temperatures in Chitwan National Park hover around 39°C and lows are around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Chitwan National Park

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Sauraha
Highlights from your plan
Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Sauraha Art Gallery ©
Sauraha Art Gallery

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