30 days in Nepal Itinerary

30 days in Nepal Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sagarmatha National Park
— 3 nights
2
Nagarkot
— 2 nights
3
Sauraha
— 3 nights
4
Lumbini
— 3 nights
5
Mustang Region
— 2 nights
6
Pokhara
— 6 nights
7
Kathmandu
— 9 nights

3
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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Sagarmatha National Park side-trips: Tengboche Gompa (in Tengboche), Memorial to Scott Fischer (in Khumjung) and Sagarmatha National Park Museum (in Namche Bazaar). There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mt Everest, get great views at Everest View Point, hike along Ambulapcha-La, and don't miss a visit to Khumbu Glacier.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Sagarmatha National Park driving holiday planner.

Berlin, Germany to Sagarmatha National Park is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Berlin to Sagarmatha National Park is 4.8 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nagarkot.

Things to do in Sagarmatha National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Tengboche Gompa, Sagarmatha National Park Museum, Memorial to Scott Fischer
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Mt Everest
Mt Everest
Everest View Point ©
Everest View Point
Mt. Taboche ©
Mt. Taboche

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. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Changu Narayan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nyatapola Temple, thendon't miss a visit to Taumadhi Square, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery, and finally don't miss a visit to Nagarkot View Tower. Keep things going the next day: hike along Nagarkot Buddha Peace Park Hiking Trail and then stroll through Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Nagarkot day trip site.

You can fly from Sagarmatha National Park to Nagarkot in 3.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Sauraha.

Things to do in Nagarkot

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Bhaktapur, Nagarkot View Tower
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Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail ©
Nagarkot Panoramic Hiking Trail
Nyatapola Temple ©
Nyatapola Temple
Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery ©
Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery

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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.
Go for a jaunt from Sauraha to Chitwan National Park to see Tiger Residency Resort about 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Chitwan National Park, explore the activities along Narayani River, catch all the local highlights with Into The Wild Tours & Travel, and don't miss a visit to Tharu Cultural Museum & Research Center.

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Getting from Nagarkot to Sauraha by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or drive. Traveling from Nagarkot in September, expect Sauraha to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lumbini.

Things to do in Sauraha

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Chitwan National Park
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Chitwan National Park ©
Chitwan National Park
Narayani River ©
Narayani River
Tiger Residency Resort ©
Tiger Residency Resort

3
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Lumbini

Lumbini ©
An important place of Buddhist pilgrimage, Lumbini represents the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha.
Step out of Lumbini to go to Butwal and see Siddha Baba Temple, which is approximately 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maya Devi Temple, pause for some photo ops at World Peace Pagoda, make a trip to Lumbini Monastic Site, and delve into the distant past at Kudan Stupa.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Lumbini trip planner.

Drive from Sauraha to Lumbini in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Mustang Region.

Things to do in Lumbini

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Siddha Baba Temple
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Maya Devi Temple ©
Maya Devi Temple
Royal Thai Monastery ©
Royal Thai Monastery
Lumbini ©
Lumbini

2
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Mustang Region

Mustang Region ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): explore the activities along Kali Gandaki River and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thubchen Gompa. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Red Cliffs, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ghar Gompa, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muktinath Temple.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Mustang Region day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Lumbini to Mustang Region takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Lumbini in September, things will get little chillier in Mustang Region: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Pokhara.

Things to do in Mustang Region

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Kali Gandaki River ©
Kali Gandaki River
Muktinath Temple ©
Muktinath Temple
Red Cliffs ©
Red Cliffs

6
nights
Pokhara

Pokhara, the second largest city in the country, attracts visitors with its superlative natural wonders and easygoing atmosphere.
Pokhara is known for nature, adventure, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of Peace Temple, and take in the dramatic scenery at Devi's Fall.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Pokhara itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mustang Region to Pokhara in 3.5 hours. In September in Pokhara, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Kathmandu.

Things to do in Pokhara

Tours Nature Parks
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Walking tours
Parasailing & Paragliding
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake) ©
Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)

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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.
When in Kathmandu, make a side trip to see Peacock Shop in Bhaktapur, approximately Bhaktapur away. The adventure continues: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Swayambhunath Temple, and shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Kathmandu itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Pokhara to Kathmandu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Pokhara in September since evenings lows in Kathmandu dip to °C. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Patan (Lalitpur), Peacock Shop
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Walking tours
Climbing Tours
Helicopter Tours

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