16 days in Nepal Itinerary

16 days in Nepal Itinerary

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16 days in Nepal Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  14​h
1
Kathmandu
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  30​min
2
Pokhara
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Drive + bus:  3​h 45​min
3
Sauraha
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Lumbini
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
5
Sagarmatha National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Stockholm

5
nights
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.
Let the collections at Patan Museum and himalayan arts gallery p.ltd capture your imagination. Thamel and Kopan Monastery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo, make a trip to Kathmandu Durbar Square, and explore the galleries of Universal Art Gallery.

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Stockholm, Sweden to Kathmandu is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Nepal Time (NPT) is 4 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Stockholm in June, with highs in Kathmandu at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Pokhara.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Patan (Lalitpur)
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Safaris
Kopan Monastery ©
Kopan Monastery

4
nights
Pokhara

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Gurkha Memorial Museum and International Mountain Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Begnas Lake. And it doesn't end there: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and stop by House of Cashmere NTA.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Pokhara trip itinerary planning tool .

Pokhara is just a stone's throw from Kathmandu. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in June, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Sauraha.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours Outdoors Nature
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
Gurkha Memorial Museum ©
Gurkha Memorial Museum

1
night
Sauraha

Sauraha ©
The tourist town of Sauraha stands on the edge of the Chitwan National Park and acts as the eastern gateway to a World Heritage-protected area.
On the 12th (Fri), view the masterpieces at Sauraha Art Gallery and then explore the striking landscape of Chitwan National Park.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Sauraha tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Pokhara to Sauraha by combination of flight and bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, Sauraha is a bit warmer than Pokhara - with highs of 40°C and lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lumbini.

Things to do in Sauraha

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

1
night
Lumbini

Lumbini ©
An important place of Buddhist pilgrimage, Lumbini represents the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Myanmar Golden Monastery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Maya Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Thai Monastery, and finally delve into the distant past at Kudan Stupa.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Lumbini trip itinerary site .

You can drive from Sauraha to Lumbini in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June in Lumbini, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 31°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Sagarmatha National Park.

Things to do in Lumbini

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Maya Devi Temple ©
Maya Devi Temple
Royal Thai Monastery ©
Royal Thai Monastery
Myanmar Golden Monastery ©
Myanmar Golden Monastery

2
nights
Sagarmatha National Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Ama Dablam, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tengboche Gompa, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Taboche. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Everest and then get great views at Everest View Point.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sagarmatha National Park online trip builder .

Traveling by flight from Lumbini to Sagarmatha National Park takes 5.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tengboche Gompa
Highlights from your plan
Tengboche Gompa ©
Tengboche Gompa
Mt Everest
Mt Everest
Mt. Taboche ©
Mt. Taboche

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