9 days in Nepal Itinerary

9 days in Nepal Itinerary

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9 days in Nepal Itinerary

Start: Kathmandu
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  30​min
1
Pokhara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Bandipur
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  2​h 15​min
3
Nagarkot
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  1​h 15​min
4
Chitwan National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h
5
Kathmandu
— 3 nights
End: Kathmandu


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1
night
Pokhara

Pokhara ©
Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
On the 21st (Thu), explore the activities along Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake), then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Barahi temple. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Peace Temple, examine the collection at International Mountain Museum, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Devi's Fall.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Pokhara itinerary maker website .

Kathmandu to Pokhara is an approximately half hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Pokhara when traveling from Kathmandu in November, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Bandipur.

Things to do in Pokhara

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Peace Temple ©
Peace Temple
Parasailing & Paragliding
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) ©
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)

1
night
Bandipur

Bandipur ©
Bandipur is a hilltop settlement and a municipality in Tanahun District, of Nepal. On the 23rd (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thani Mai Temple, then take some stellar pictures from Gurunghe Hill, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Khadga Devi temple.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bandipur trip site .

Traveling by car from Pokhara to Bandipur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In November, daytime highs in Bandipur are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Nagarkot.

Things to do in Bandipur

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Thani Mai Temple ©
Thani Mai Temple
Khadga Devi temple ©
Khadga Devi temple

1
night
Nagarkot

Nagarkot ©
Nagarkot is a former Village Development Committee located 32 km east of Kathmandu, Nepal in Bhaktapur District in the Bagmati Zone and as of 2015 part of Nagarkot Municipality. On the 24th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery, get great views at Nagarkot View point tower, and then hike along Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nagarkot trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Bandipur to Nagarkot takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Bandipur in November since evenings lows in Nagarkot dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Chitwan National Park.

Things to do in Nagarkot

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery
Highlights from your plan
Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail ©
Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail
Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery ©
Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery
Nagarkot View point tower ©
Nagarkot View point tower

2
nights
Chitwan National Park

Chitwan National Park ©
The diverse ecosystems of Chitwan National Park house a large range of plants and animals, with the park listed as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chitwan National Park and then take in the exciting artwork at Sauraha Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Narayani River and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Chitwan National Park trip itinerary builder app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Nagarkot to Chitwan National Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Nagarkot in November, things will get a bit warmer in Chitwan National Park: highs are around 34°C and lows about 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Chitwan National Park

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Sauraha
Highlights from your plan
Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park
Walking tours
Narayani River ©
Narayani River

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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Swayambhunath Temple and Kathmandu Contemporary Arts Centre. You'll explore and learn at Patan Museum and Universal Art Gallery. There's still lots to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take an in-depth tour of Taragaon Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Boudhanath Stupa, and don't miss a visit to Kathmandu Durbar Square.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kathmandu day trip planning website .

You can fly from Chitwan National Park to Kathmandu in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Chitwan National Park in November: high temperatures in Kathmandu hover around 26°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Patan (Lalitpur)
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Swayambhunath Temple ©
Swayambhunath Temple
Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa

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