39 days in Nepal Itinerary

39 days in Nepal Itinerary

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Kathmandu
— 12 nights
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Pokhara
— 10 nights
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Mustang Region
— 2 nights
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Mahakali Zone
— 1 night
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Lumbini
— 2 nights
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Sauraha
— 3 nights
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Nagarkot
— 2 nights
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Sagarmatha National Park
— 4 nights

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Kathmandu: Bhaktapur (Bhaktapur Durbar Square - www.nepaltourpackage.com, Dattatreya Temple, &more). The adventure continues: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Boudhanath Stupa, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Kathmandu. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Pokhara.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Side Trips

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Must see
Walking tours
4.9
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Helicopter Tours
4.9
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Climbing Tours
4.9

10
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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Thani Mai Temple in Bandipur (about 1h 35 min away). There's lots more to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take in the awesome beauty at Sarangkot, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Pokhara trip tool.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Pokhara can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Mustang Region.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Must see
Walking tours
5.0
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Parasailing / Paragliding
Parasailing & Paragliding
4.8

2
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Mustang Region

Mustang Region ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): explore the activities along Kali Gandaki River and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thubchen Gompa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Red Cliffs, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ghar Gompa, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muktinath Temple.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mustang Region visit planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Pokhara to Mustang Region in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mahakali Zone.

Things to do in Mustang Region

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Water Body
Kali Gandaki River
5.0
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Red Cliffs
5.0
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Religious Site
Muktinath Temple
4.7

1
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Mahakali Zone

Mahakali Zone
Mahakali is one of the fourteen zones located in the Far-Western Development Region of Nepal, covering an area of 6,205 km2 in the most western part of the country. For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Mahakali Zone trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Mustang Region to Mahakali Zone with the Route module. You will leave for Lumbini on the 6th (Sun).

Things to do in Mahakali Zone

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

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Lumbini

Lumbini ©
An important place of Buddhist pilgrimage, Lumbini represents the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha.
Lumbini is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maya Devi Temple, explore the ancient world of Kudan Stupa, pause for some photo ops at Lumbini, and make a trip to Lumbini Monastic Site.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Lumbini day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Mahakali Zone to Lumbini takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in October, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Sauraha.

Things to do in Lumbini

Historic Sites
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Religious Site
Maya Devi Temple
4.4
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Monument
Lumbini
4.4

3
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Sauraha

Sauraha ©
The tourist town of Sauraha stands on the edge of the Chitwan National Park and acts as the eastern gateway to a World Heritage-protected area.
When in Sauraha, make a side trip to see Tiger Residency Resort in Chitwan National Park, approximately Chitwan National Park away. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Chitwan National Park, make a trip to Tharu Cultural Museum & Research Center, contemplate the waterfront views at Narayani River, and catch all the local highlights with Into The Wild Tours & Travel.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Sauraha day trip planning tool.

Getting from Lumbini to Sauraha by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in October, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Nagarkot.

Things to do in Sauraha

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Tours

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World heritage site
Chitwan National Park
4.1
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Nature / Park
Tiger Residency Resort
4.2
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Water Body
Narayani River
4.4

2
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Nagarkot

Nagarkot ©
Nagarkot is a former Village Development Committee located 32 km east of Kathmandu, Nepal in Bhaktapur District in the Bagmati Zone and as of 2015 part of Nagarkot Municipality. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Changu Narayan, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nyatapola Temple, don't miss a visit to Taumadhi Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery, and finally get great views at Nagarkot View Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Nagarkot Buddha Peace Park Hiking Trail and then trek along Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Nagarkot trip builder app.

You can fly from Sauraha to Nagarkot in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or drive. Traveling from Sauraha in October, things will get a bit cooler in Nagarkot: highs are around 31°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sagarmatha National Park.

Things to do in Nagarkot

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Religious Site
Nyatapola Temple
4.7
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Landmark
Taumadhi Square
4.6

4
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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tengboche Gompa (in Tengboche) and Memorial to Scott Fischer (in Khumjung). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Everest, don't miss a visit to Khumbu Glacier, contemplate the waterfront views at Gokyo Lakes, and get great views at Everest View Point.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sagarmatha National Park travel planner.

You can fly from Nagarkot to Sagarmatha National Park in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Mountain
Mt Everest
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Water Body
Gokyo Lakes
4.9

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