8 days in Nepal Itinerary

8 days in Nepal Itinerary

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8 days in Nepal Itinerary

Start: Shillong
Drive:  12​h 15​min
1
Sagarmatha National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Annapurna Region
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Drive + bus:  5​h
3
Sauraha
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  1​h
4
Kathmandu
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
End: Shillong

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 20th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Ama Dablam, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Everest, and then get great views at Everest View Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Gokyo Lakes, take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Taboche, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tengboche Gompa.

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Shillong, India to Sagarmatha National Park is an approximately 12.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to fly to Annapurna Region.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tengboche Gompa
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Mt Everest
Mt Everest
Tengboche Gompa ©
Tengboche Gompa
Gokyo Lakes ©
Gokyo Lakes

1
night
Annapurna Region

Annapurna Region ©
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): trek along Annapurna.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Annapurna Region itinerary website .

You can fly from Sagarmatha National Park to Annapurna Region in 4 hours. In October, daytime highs in Annapurna Region are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Sauraha.

Things to do in Annapurna Region

Parks Nature Trails
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Annapurna ©
Annapurna

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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): browse the exhibits of Sauraha Art Gallery and then stroll through Chitwan National Park.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Sauraha online vacation planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Annapurna Region to Sauraha in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Annapurna Region in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Sauraha, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Sauraha

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park
Sauraha Art Gallery ©
Sauraha Art Gallery

3
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Swayambhunath Temple and Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo. Do some cultural sightseeing at Boudhanath Stupa and himalayan arts gallery p.ltd. And it doesn't end there: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the exciting artwork at Nepal Art Council Gallery, look for gifts at Kedar Craft, and contemplate the long history of Kathmandu Durbar Square.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kathmandu trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Sauraha to Kathmandu by combination of car and flight takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sauraha in October; daily highs in Kathmandu reach 31°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Swayambhunath Temple ©
Swayambhunath Temple
Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa

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