18 days in Nepal Itinerary

18 days in Nepal Itinerary

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1
Pokhara
— 4 nights
2
Sauraha
— 2 nights
3
Sagarmatha National Park
— 3 nights
4
Kathmandu
— 7 nights

4
nights
Pokhara

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Peace Temple and International Mountain Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. On the 21st (Wed), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's lots more to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, contemplate the waterfront views at Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sarangkot, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Pokhara trip itinerary planning app.

Beirut, Lebanon to Pokhara is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Nepal Time (NPT), which is usually a 3.8 hour difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Beirut in November since evenings lows in Pokhara dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Sauraha.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours · Parks · Nature
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Peace Temple ©
Peace Temple
Spas & Wellness

2
nights
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.
On the 23rd (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Chitwan National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Breeding Centre, contemplate the waterfront views at Narayani River, and then make a trip to Tharu Cultural Museum & Research Center.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Sauraha day trip planning tool.

Getting from Pokhara to Sauraha by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Pokhara, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Sauraha, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sagarmatha National Park.

Things to do in Sauraha

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Narayani River
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Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park
Elephant Breeding Centre ©
Elephant Breeding Centre
Narayani River ©
Narayani River

3
nights
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.
Step out of Sagarmatha National Park to go to Khumbu and see Macchhermo, which is approximately 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Gokyo Lakes, explore the striking landscape at Khumbu Glacier, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt. Taboche.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Sagarmatha National Park travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Sauraha to Sagarmatha National Park takes 20.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Macchhermo
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Mt Everest
Mt Everest
Gokyo Lakes ©
Gokyo Lakes
Mt. Taboche ©
Mt. Taboche

7
nights
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.
Thamel and Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kathmandu: Bhaktapur (Changu Narayan, 55 Window Palace, &more). Make the 1st (Sat) a memorable day with a climbing tour. Make the 3rd (Mon) an unforgettable day with an extreme tour. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Swayambhunath Temple, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and admire the natural beauty at Garden of Dreams.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kathmandu route app.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Sagarmatha National Park to Kathmandu in 3 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Kathmandu can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bhaktapur
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Boudhanath Stupa ©
Boudhanath Stupa
Thamel ©
Thamel
Shree Pashupatinath Temple - Gwola Mahadyo ©

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