15 days in Varanasi & Nepal Itinerary

15 days in Varanasi & Nepal Itinerary

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15 days in Varanasi & Nepal Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad, India
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Varanasi, India
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
2
Pokhara, Nepal
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  30​min
3
Kathmandu, Nepal
— 3 nights
Fly:  1​h 15​min
4
Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Hyderabad, India

5
nights
Varanasi, India

Varanasi ©
A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
Step off the beaten path and head to Vindhyavasini Devi Temple and Sankat Mochan Temple. Pamper yourself for a day on the 19th (Fri) at some of the top local wellness centers. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Assi Ghat, stop by Varanasi Remembrances, admire the masterpieces at Archaeological Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tibetan Temple.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Varanasi trip planner .

Hyderabad to Varanasi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Varanasi when traveling from Hyderabad in July, with lows around 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Pokhara.

Things to do in Varanasi

Historic Sites Spas Tours

Side Trip

Vindhyavasini Devi Temple
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Sankat Mochan Temple ©
Sankat Mochan Temple
Ganges River
Ganges River
Spas & Wellness

3
nights
Pokhara, Nepal

Pokhara ©
Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Explore hidden gems such as ZipFlyer Nepal and Bindhya Basini Temple. Make the 21st (Sun) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's lots more to do: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the fascinating underground world of Gupteswar Gupha, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Peace Temple.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Pokhara driving holiday planning site .

Getting from Varanasi to Pokhara by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, car, and bus. Traveling from Varanasi in July, expect Pokhara to be little chillier, temps between 35°C and 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours Outdoors Adventure
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HighGround Adventures ©
HighGround Adventures
Climbing Tours
River Rafting & Tubing

3
nights
Kathmandu, Nepal

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.
Family-friendly places like Whoopee Land Amusement and Water Park and Kathmandu Fun Valley will thrill your kids. Make the 26th (Fri) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's more to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Boudhanath Stupa.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kathmandu road trip planning tool .

Kathmandu is just a stone's throw from Pokhara. Traveling from Pokhara in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Kathmandu, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Sagarmatha National Park.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Tours Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Whoopee Land Amusement and Water Park, Kathmandu Fun Valley
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Climbing Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
Whoopee Land Amusement and Water Park ©

2
nights
Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal

Sagarmatha National Park ©
Dominated by the world's tallest, Sagarmatha National Park is renowned for its carefully preserved natural heritage as well as the cultural and religious importance of its Buddhist monasteries and traditional Sherpa settlements.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Ama Dablam, explore the striking landscape at Khumbu Glacier, then take some stellar pictures from Everest View Point, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Dudh Koshi River. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Gokyo Lakes, then stroll through Ambulapcha-La, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Everest.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Sagarmatha National Park itinerary tool .

Getting from Kathmandu to Sagarmatha National Park by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Khumbu Glacier ©
Khumbu Glacier
Mt Everest
Mt Everest
Gokyo Lakes ©
Gokyo Lakes

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