9 days in Nepal Itinerary

9 days in Nepal Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Nepal trip maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

9 days in Nepal Itinerary

Start: Taipei
+2
train + subway + Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Pokhara
— 1 day
Fly + Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Muktinath
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Kathmandu
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  1​h
4
Sauraha
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Taipei

1
day
Pokhara

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Barahi temple, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then look for gifts at Love Love Pashmina Store & Gems.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pokhara trip itinerary maker tool .

Taipei, Taiwan to Pokhara is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. The time zone difference moving from China Standard Time to Nepal Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Taipei in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Pokhara, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Muktinath.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours Adventure Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Barahi temple ©
Barahi temple
Love Love Pashmina Store & Gems ©
Love Love Pashmina Store & Gems

1
night
Muktinath

Muktinath ©
Muktinath is a sacred place for both Hindus and Buddhists located in Muktinath Valley at an altitude of 3,710 meters at the foot of the Thorong La mountain pass (part of the Himalayas) in Mustang, Nepal. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): hike along Jomsom Muktinath Trek, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Muktinath Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Muktinath Temple.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Muktinath trip app .

Getting from Pokhara to Muktinath by combination of flight and car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in May, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Muktinath

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Mustang Region
Highlights from your plan
Muktinath Temple ©
Muktinath Temple
Muktinath Temple ©
Muktinath Temple
Jomsom Muktinath Trek ©
Jomsom Muktinath Trek

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and SK Handicraft Exports. Popular historic sites such as Swayambhunath Temple and Kathmandu Durbar Square are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Thamel, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo, and get a taste of the local shopping with Asan.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kathmandu trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Muktinath to Kathmandu in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Kathmandu when traveling from Muktinath in May, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sauraha.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Swayambhunath Temple ©
Swayambhunath Temple
Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa

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 9th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Chitwan National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Narayani River, take in the exciting artwork at Sauraha Art Gallery, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Sauraha road trip site .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Kathmandu to Sauraha takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Kathmandu in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Sauraha: highs are around 41°C and lows about 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

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
Nature & Wildlife Tours

Similar Plans

12 days in India & Nepal BY A USER FROM OMAN September, romantic, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Nepal BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Nepal BY A USER FROM NEPAL March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Nepal BY A USER FROM TAIWAN March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Nepal BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Nepal & Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA October, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Nepal BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Bhutan & Nepal BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in New Delhi & Nepal BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Nepal BY A USER FROM INDIA April, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Nepal BY A USER FROM INDIA March, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Nepal BY A USER FROM INDIA April, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans