10 days in Nepal Itinerary

10 days in Nepal Itinerary

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1
Kathmandu
— 5 nights
2
Pokhara
— 4 nights

5
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.
Kids will enjoy Changu Narayan and Taleju Bell. Do some cultural sightseeing at Swayambhunath Temple and Kopan Monastery. Get out of town with these interesting Kathmandu side-trips: Bhaktapur (Siddhi Lakshmi Temple & Til Mahadev Narayan Mandir). Make the 24th (Thu) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's lots more to do: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, visit Thamel, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo, and admire the masterpieces at Patan Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kathmandu holiday planner.

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Kathmandu is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Dhaka City to Kathmandu is 0.2 hours. In December, daytime highs in Kathmandu are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Pokhara.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Patan (Lalitpur), Bhaktapur
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 25:
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Changu Narayan ©
Changu Narayan
Kopan Monastery ©
Kopan Monastery
Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa

4
nights
Pokhara

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Begnas Lake. Get outdoors at Parasailing & Paragliding and Off-Road Tours. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake), stroll around Basundhara Park, stop by Himalayan Threads Handicrafts Shop, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Barahi temple.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Pokhara online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kathmandu in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Pokhara, with lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Pokhara

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 29:
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Off-Road Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

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