16 days in Nepal Itinerary

16 days in Nepal Itinerary

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Pokhara
— 4 nights
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Lumbini
— 1 night
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Chitwan National Park
— 3 nights
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Kathmandu
— 7 nights

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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Gurkha Memorial Museum and International Mountain Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Off-Road Tours. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bindhya Basini Temple, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and look for gifts at Silver Oaks Handicraft.

Start your trip to Pokhara by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Pokhara is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Nepal Time (NPT) is 0.2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in March, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Lumbini.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours · Outdoors · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

1
night
Lumbini

Lumbini ©
An important place of Buddhist pilgrimage, Lumbini represents the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): admire the striking features of World Peace Pagoda, take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Thai Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cambodia Lumbini Buddhist Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Maya Devi Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to Eternal Peace Flame.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Lumbini driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Pokhara to Lumbini in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. While traveling from Pokhara, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lumbini, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Chitwan National Park.

Things to do in Lumbini

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Maya Devi Temple ©
Maya Devi Temple
Cambodia Lumbini Buddhist Temple ©
Cambodia Lumbini Buddhist Temple
Royal Thai Monastery ©
Royal Thai Monastery

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Chitwan National Park and Nepal Dynamic Eco Tours and Services. Get in touch with nature at Narayani River and Tiger Residency Resort. Venture out of the city with trips to Sauraha (Sauraha Art Gallery & Mandara Spa & Wellness Center).

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Chitwan National Park online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by bus from Lumbini to Chitwan National Park takes 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in March, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Chitwan National Park

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park
Narayani River ©
Narayani River
Tiger Residency Resort ©
Tiger Residency Resort

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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Patan Museum and Boudha Stupa Thanka Center. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Jaganath (Krishna) Temple and Degutalle Mandir Temple. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kathmandu: Bhaktapur (National Art Gallery, Siddhi Lakshmi Temple, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Boudhanath Stupa, play a few rounds at Eco Ventures Treks and Expedition, view the masterpieces at Ritual Thanka, and explore the galleries of Nepal Art Council Gallery.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kathmandu trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Chitwan National Park to Kathmandu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Chitwan National Park in March; daily highs in Kathmandu reach 29°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Jaganath (Krishna) Temple ©
Jaganath (Krishna) Temple
Patan Museum ©
Patan Museum
Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa

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