11 days in Nepal Itinerary

11 days in Nepal Itinerary

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Lumbini
— 1 night
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Pokhara
— 3 nights
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Kathmandu
— 6 nights

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Lumbini

Lumbini ©
An important place of Buddhist pilgrimage, Lumbini represents the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Maya Devi Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Myanmar Golden Monastery, then explore the ancient world of Kudan Stupa, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mother Temple of the Graduated Path to Enlightenment. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Drigung Kagyud Dharmaraja Foundation, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Thai Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cambodia Lumbini Buddhist Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Thrangu Monastery.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Lumbini trip itinerary tool.

Kathmandu to Lumbini is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kathmandu in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Lumbini, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Pokhara.

Things to do in Lumbini

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Religious Site
Maya Devi Temple
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Religious Site
Royal Thai Monastery
4.6

3
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Pokhara

Lake City

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Peace Temple and Barahi temple. And it doesn't end there: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, look for gifts at Himalayan Threads Handicrafts Shop, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Pokhara trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Lumbini to Pokhara in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and car. In January, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Parasailing / Paragliding
Parasailing & Paragliding
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Religious Site
Peace Temple
4.4
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Religious Site
Barahi temple
4.0

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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.
Swayambhunath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo and Kathmandu Durbar Square will appeal to history buffs. Explore Kathmandu's surroundings by going to Uma Maheshwor Temple (in Kirtipur) and Bhaktapur (Til Mahadev Narayan Mandir, Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery, &more). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Thamel, don't miss a visit to Bagh Bhairab Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shechen Monastery, and delve into the distant past at Chilancho.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kathmandu online sightseeing planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Pokhara to Kathmandu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Pokhara in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Kathmandu, with lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Spas

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Boudhanath Stupa
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World heritage site
Kathmandu Durbar Square
4.0

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