8 days in Nepal Itinerary

8 days in Nepal Itinerary

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1
Kathmandu
— 5 nights
2
Pokhara
— 2 nights

5
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.
Take a break from Kathmandu with a short trip to Siddhi Lakshmi Temple in Bhaktapur, about 38 minutes away. Make the 12th (Sat) a memorable day with a climbing tour. Make the 16th (Wed) an unforgettable day with an extreme tour. Next up on the itinerary: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of Swayambhunath Temple, steep yourself in history at Kathmandu Durbar Square, and walk around Amideva Buddha Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Kathmandu journey planner.

Mumbai, India to Kathmandu is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.2 hours traveling from Mumbai to Kathmandu. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in September; daily highs in Kathmandu reach 33°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Pokhara.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Patan (Lalitpur), Siddhi Lakshmi Temple
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Walking tours
Helicopter Tours
Climbing Tours

2
nights
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 18th (Fri): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then explore the activities along Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake), and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Barahi temple. On the next day, get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Pokhara trip planner.

Getting from Kathmandu to Pokhara by combination of car and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours · Outdoors · Nature
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Walking tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) ©
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)

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