8 days in Nepal Itinerary

8 days in Nepal Itinerary

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Butwal
— Few hours
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Pokhara
— 1 night
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Kathmandu
— 2 nights
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Chitwan National Park
— 1 night
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Lumbini
— 1 night

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Butwal

Butwal
Butwal is a Sub-metropolitan and the Eilat area of a rapidly growing urban agglomeration in Nepal. To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Butwal road trip planning tool.

Gorakhpur, India to Butwal is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Nepal Time (NPT) is 0.2 hours. You'll set off for Pokhara on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Butwal

Historic Sites

1
night
Pokhara

Pokhara ©

Lake City

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the activities along Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake), scramble along the landscape with Paddle Nepal - Day Tours, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Barahi temple. On your second day here, Head underground at Gupteswar Gupha, take in the dramatic scenery at Devi's Fall, then see the world from above with a helicopter tour, then get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and finally don't miss a visit to Pokhara Lakeside.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Pokhara road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Butwal to Pokhara takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Pokhara are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours · Nature · Parks · Outdoors
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Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Paddle Nepal - Day Tours
4.8
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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
4.9
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Helicopter Tour
Helicopter Tours
4.8

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Skydiving and Kayaking & Canoeing. There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and stop by Patasi Cashmere.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kathmandu tour planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Pokhara to Kathmandu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Pokhara in December since evenings lows in Kathmandu dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Chitwan National Park.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Skydiving
5.0
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Kayaking / Canoeing
Kayaking & Canoeing
4.9
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Safari
Safaris
4.9

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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.
To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Chitwan National Park trip builder app.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Kathmandu to Chitwan National Park in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Kathmandu in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Chitwan National Park: highs are around 27°C and lows about 11°C. You'll set off for Lumbini on the 4th (Fri).

Things to do in Chitwan National Park

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

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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 4th (Fri): don't miss a visit to World Peace Pagoda, delve into the distant past at Kudan Stupa, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mother Temple of the Graduated Path to Enlightenment.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Lumbini trip maker website.

You can take a bus from Chitwan National Park to Lumbini in 5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lumbini

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

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