12 days in Nepal Itinerary

12 days in Nepal Itinerary

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Kathmandu
— 3 nights
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Chitwan National Park
— 1 night
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Pokhara
— 2 nights
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Bhaktapur
— 4 nights

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The National Museum, Kopan Monastery, Chandragiri Hills, and other attractions you added. Museum-lovers will get to explore Patan Museum and Boudha Stupa Thanka Center. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Thamel and Vishwanath Mandir Temple. There's more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Swayambhunath Temple and stroll around Mrigasthali Deer Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kathmandu road trip website.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Kathmandu is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Jakarta to Kathmandu, you'll gain 1.2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Jakarta in September; daily highs in Kathmandu reach 33°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Chitwan National Park.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Transportation

Side Trip

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Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa
Kopan Monastery ©
Kopan Monastery
Patan Museum ©
Patan Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chitwan National Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Chitwan National Park online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kathmandu in September: high temperatures in Chitwan National Park hover around 39°C and lows are around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Pokhara.

Things to do in Chitwan National Park

Wildlife · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park

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Pokhara

Pokhara ©

Lake City

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
You've added Sunrise Paragliding, Barahi temple, Devi's Fall, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Gurkha Memorial Museum, see the interesting displays at International Mountain Museum, then Head underground at Gupteswar Gupha, then take in the dramatic scenery at Devi's Fall, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Barahi temple. Keep things going the next day: glide through the air with Sunrise Paragliding and then explore the activities along Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake).

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Pokhara trip planner.

Fly from Chitwan National Park to Pokhara in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Chitwan National Park in September, expect Pokhara to be a bit cooler, temps between 35°C and 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Bhaktapur.

Things to do in Pokhara

Nature · Museums · Parks · Tours
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Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) ©
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)
Sunrise Paragliding ©
Sunrise Paragliding
Gurkha Memorial Museum ©
Gurkha Memorial Museum

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Bhaktapur

Bhaktapur ©

Nepal's Cultural Gem

On a tour of Bhaktapur, an ancient city in the World Heritage-listed Kathmandu Valley, discover a rich tapestry of Nepalese culture and history.
Your day by day itinerary now includes 55 Window Palace as well as Taumadhi Square. Get some historical perspective at Nyatapola Temple and Doleshwor Mahadeva Temple. Explore hidden gems such as Changu Narayan and Indreshwar Mahadev Temple. And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Bhaktapur Durbar Square - www.nepaltourpackage.com, take a stroll through Pottery Square, and don't miss a visit to Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bhaktapur travel site.

Traveling by flight from Pokhara to Bhaktapur takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Pokhara in September, expect little chillier with lows of 22°C in Bhaktapur. You'll set off for home on the 1st (Thu).

Things to do in Bhaktapur

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Nyatapola Temple ©
Nyatapola Temple
Changu Narayan ©
Changu Narayan
55 Window Palace ©
55 Window Palace

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