13 days in Nepal Itinerary

13 days in Nepal Itinerary

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13 days in Nepal Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Kathmandu
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  1​h
2
Sauraha
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sagarmatha National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Pokhara
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Dubai

5
nights
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.
Visiting Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Climbing Tours will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kopan Monastery and Kumari Chowk. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kathmandu: Bhaktapur (Changu Narayan, Bhaktapur Durbar Square - www.nepaltourpackage.com, & more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Boudhanath Stupa, take some stellar pictures from Basantapur Tower, take a stroll through Thamel, and admire the masterpieces at Patan Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kathmandu trip itinerary builder site .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Kathmandu is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Nepal Time (NPT), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Dubai in March; daily highs in Kathmandu reach 29°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Sauraha.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Bhaktapur, Patan (Lalitpur)
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Climbing Tours
Changu Narayan ©
Changu Narayan
Nyatapola Temple ©
Nyatapola Temple

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Chitwan National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Narayani River and then make a trip to Chitwan Tharu Village.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Sauraha road trip website .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Kathmandu to Sauraha takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow time for travel to Sagarmatha National Park.

Things to do in Sauraha

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Narayani River
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Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Gokyo Lakes, then take some stellar pictures from Everest View Point, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Everest. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Ama Dablam, then stroll the grounds of Memorial to Scott Fischer, and then make a trip to Khumbu Glacier.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Sagarmatha National Park online trip builder .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Sauraha to Sagarmatha National Park in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Pokhara.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Memorial to Scott Fischer
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Gokyo Lakes ©
Gokyo Lakes
Mt Everest
Mt Everest
Khumbu Glacier ©
Khumbu Glacier

2
nights
Pokhara

Pokhara ©
Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Get outdoors at Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) and Devi's Fall. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Barahi temple and World Peace Pagoda. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Begnas Lake, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bindhya Basini Temple, Head underground at Gupteswar Gupha, and take an in-depth tour of Gurkha Memorial Museum.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Pokhara visit planning tool .

Getting from Sagarmatha National Park to Pokhara by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pokhara

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) ©
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)
Begnas Lake ©
Begnas Lake
Gurkha Memorial Museum ©
Gurkha Memorial Museum

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