8 days in Nepal Itinerary

8 days in Nepal Itinerary

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8 days in Nepal Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Kathmandu
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  1​h
2
Sauraha
— 1 night
+2
bus + Drive + Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Pokhara
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Mumbai

4
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Patan Museum and Kathmandu Contemporary Arts Centre. Swayambhunath Temple and Thamel are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: get outside with Outdoor Activities, view the masterpieces at Universal Art Gallery, walk around Mrigasthali Deer Park, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kathmandu trip website .

Mumbai, India to Kathmandu is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. In November, Kathmandu is colder than Mumbai - with highs of 26°C and lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sauraha.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Wildlife Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Patan (Lalitpur), Whoopee Land Amusement and Water Park
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Swayambhunath Temple ©
Swayambhunath Temple
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then look for all kinds of wild species at Chitwan National Park.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Sauraha trip itinerary site .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Kathmandu to Sauraha takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kathmandu in November: high temperatures in Sauraha hover around 34°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Pokhara.

Things to do in Sauraha

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park

2
nights
Pokhara

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): explore the activities along Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake), then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then see the interesting displays at Annapurna Butterfly Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then see the interesting displays at International Mountain Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Peace Temple.

You can plan Pokhara trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Sauraha to Pokhara by combination of bus and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Sauraha, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Pokhara, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pokhara

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

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