29 days in Nepal Itinerary

29 days in Nepal Itinerary

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Kathmandu
— 11 nights
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Sagarmatha National Park
— 3 nights
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Lumbini
— 3 nights
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Chitwan National Park
— 2 nights
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Muktinath
— 1 night
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Pokhara
— 5 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Kopan Monastery and Namo Buddha Temple. Swayambhunath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa will appeal to history buffs. Explore Kathmandu's surroundings by going to Bhaktapur (Changu Narayan, Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery, &more) and Sunapati Thanka Painting School (in Changunarayan). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahavihar), stop by Thamel, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and don't miss a visit to Kathmandu Durbar Square.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kathmandu day trip planning tool.

Toronto, Canada to Kathmandu is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10.8 hours traveling from Toronto to Kathmandu. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Toronto in October; daily highs in Kathmandu reach 31°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sagarmatha National Park.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Classes

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Sagarmatha National Park

Sagarmatha National Park
Dominated by the world's tallest, Sagarmatha National Park is renowned for its carefully preserved natural heritage as well as the cultural and religious importance of its Buddhist monasteries and traditional Sherpa settlements.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mt Everest and Khumbu Glacier. Step out of Sagarmatha National Park with an excursion to Memorial to Scott Fischer in Khumjung--about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Gokyo Lakes, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Ama Dablam, and take some stellar pictures from Everest View Point.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Sagarmatha National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Kathmandu to Sagarmatha National Park takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Lumbini.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Mountain
Mt Everest
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Water Body
Gokyo Lakes
4.9

3
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Lumbini

Lumbini ©
An important place of Buddhist pilgrimage, Lumbini represents the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha.
Maya Devi Temple and Mother Temple of the Graduated Path to Enlightenment will appeal to history buffs. Ranighat Palace and Drigung Kagyud Dharmaraja Foundation are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chinese Temple, make a trip to Cambodia Lumbini Buddhist Temple, delve into the distant past at Kudan Stupa, and pause for some photo ops at World Peace Pagoda.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Lumbini day trip planning app.

Getting from Sagarmatha National Park to Lumbini by flight takes about 5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Lumbini are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Chitwan National Park.

Things to do in Lumbini

Historic Sites

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Must see
Maya Devi Temple
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Religious Site
Chinese Temple
4.3

2
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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.
On the 21st (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Narayani River and then view the masterpieces at Sauraha Art Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chitwan National Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Chitwan National Park sightseeing website.

Take a bus from Lumbini to Chitwan National Park in 5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Muktinath.

Things to do in Chitwan National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

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Water Body
Narayani River
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Art Gallery
Sauraha Art Gallery
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World heritage site
Chitwan National Park
4.1

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Muktinath

Muktinath ©
Muktinath is a sacred place for both Hindus and Buddhists located in Muktinath Valley at an altitude of 3,710 meters at the foot of the Thorong La mountain pass (part of the Himalayas) in Mustang, Nepal. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Muktinath Temple, hike along Jomsom Muktinath Trek, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kag Chode Thupten Samphel Ling Monastery.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Muktinath trip planning app.

Fly from Chitwan National Park to Muktinath in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Chitwan National Park in October: high temperatures in Muktinath hover around 32°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Pokhara.

Things to do in Muktinath

Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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Must see
Muktinath Temple
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Hiking Trail
Jomsom Muktinath Trek
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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Bindhya Basini Temple and Food Tours. Gurkha Memorial Museum and Barahi temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: see Off-Road Tours, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, contemplate the waterfront views at Begnas Lake, and look for gifts at Angel Hands Cashmere Store.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Pokhara trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Muktinath to Pokhara takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in October, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours · Outdoors · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
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Religious Site
Bindhya Basini Temple
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History Museum
Gurkha Memorial Museum
4.2

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