16 days in Nepal Itinerary

16 days in Nepal Itinerary

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16 days in Nepal Itinerary

Start: Hammamet
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  23​h 45​min
1
Dhulikhel
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  1​h 45​min
2
Sagarmatha National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Annapurna Region
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Lumbini
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Sauraha
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  1​h
6
Kathmandu
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  23​h 15​min
End: Hammamet

1
night
Dhulikhel

Dhulikhel ©
Dhulikhel is the administrative centre of Kavrepalanchowk District, Nepal. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Panauti Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Thrangu Tashi Monastery, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kali Temple.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Dhulikhel online sightseeing planner .

Hammamet, Tunisia to Dhulikhel is an approximately 24-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Hammamet to Dhulikhel, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Hammamet in November, Dhulikhel is little chillier at night with lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Sagarmatha National Park.

Things to do in Dhulikhel

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Panauti Museum
Highlights from your plan
Thrangu Tashi Monastery ©
Thrangu Tashi Monastery
Kali Temple ©
Kali Temple
Panauti Museum ©
Panauti Museum

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.
On the 19th (Tue), stroll the grounds of Memorial to Scott Fischer, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Everest, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Khumjung Gompa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Wed): explore the activities along Gokyo Lakes, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tengboche Gompa, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Taboche.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sagarmatha National Park travel route planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Dhulikhel to Sagarmatha National Park in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to fly to Annapurna Region.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Khumjung, Tengboche Gompa
Highlights from your plan
Mt Everest
Mt Everest
Tengboche Gompa ©
Tengboche Gompa
Gokyo Lakes ©
Gokyo Lakes

2
nights
Annapurna Region

Annapurna Region ©
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): hike along Annapurna, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muktinath Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muktinath Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Valle del Naar.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Annapurna Region trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Sagarmatha National Park to Annapurna Region takes 4 hours. In November in Annapurna Region, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lumbini.

Things to do in Annapurna Region

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Muktinath Temple, Muktinath Temple
Highlights from your plan
Annapurna ©
Annapurna
Muktinath Temple ©
Muktinath Temple
Muktinath Temple ©
Muktinath Temple

2
nights
Lumbini

Lumbini ©
An important place of Buddhist pilgrimage, Lumbini represents the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha.
On the 23rd (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Siddha Baba Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Thai Monastery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Maya Devi Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Myanmar Golden Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Kudan Stupa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mother Temple of the Graduated Path to Enlightenment, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dae Sung Shakya (Korean Temple).

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Lumbini trip maker website .

Getting from Annapurna Region to Lumbini by combination of flight and car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Annapurna Region in November, you will find days in Lumbini are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sauraha.

Things to do in Lumbini

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Siddha Baba Temple
Highlights from your plan
Maya Devi Temple ©
Maya Devi Temple
Siddha Baba Temple ©
Siddha Baba Temple
Dae Sung Shakya (Korean Temple) ©
Dae Sung Shakya (Korean Temple)

2
nights
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 25th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chitwan National Park. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Elephant Breeding Centre, then explore the activities along Narayani River, and then take in the exciting artwork at Sauraha Art Gallery.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sauraha trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Lumbini to Sauraha takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Sauraha, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Sauraha

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Narayani River
Highlights from your plan
Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park
Narayani River ©
Narayani River
Elephant Breeding Centre ©
Elephant Breeding Centre

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.
Get some historical perspective at Changu Narayan and Jaganath (Krishna) Temple. Get a sense of the local culture at Kopan Monastery and Pashupati Nath. Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahavihar), admire the masterpieces at Patan Museum, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kathmandu driving holiday tool .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Sauraha to Kathmandu in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Sauraha in November; daily highs in Kathmandu reach 26°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Patan (Lalitpur), Changu Narayan
Highlights from your plan
Spas & Wellness
Changu Narayan ©
Changu Narayan
Pashupati Nath ©
Pashupati Nath

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