10 Day Nepal Itinerary

10 Day Nepal Itinerary

If you are planning for the holiday’s trip in Nepal and you are completely unaware about this beautiful country: what to do, where to go and how to go, then here we are with the holiday tips, just for you.

We have made a solid 10 days holiday plan that you can spend in Nepal. It depends upon your interest and hobbies how you want to spend your days in Nepal, however, our plan is overall for the entire category. We are sure this idea can make your holidays one of the memorable moments of your life.

Day 1: Nepal Itinerary Guide

As soon as you arrive in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, you can rest some hour in some of the lovely and fantastic restaurant and cafes of Kathmandu. Then, a trip starts with a flight to Pokhara. You can also go by bus but it takes more than 6 hours depending on the traffic of the road while it takes less than half an hour by flight.

After reaching Pokhara, you can book rooms for some couple of days since there are so many things to do here in Pokhara. There are many lovely hotels based upon your affordability.

I suggest you book the hotels nearby lakeside so that you can enjoy the lakeside life in the evening. The evening of the first day will be spent in the lakeside Pokhara which will surely help you to feel relax and remove out all the jetlag and travel stress.

Day 2: Nepal Itinerary Guide

The second day starts with a visit to Devi’s Falls, one of the best place to visit in Pokhara. If you want to know why we choose Pokhara then please click on the link given below to know more about Pokhara:

About an hour visit to Devi’s Falls, you can visit the International Mountain Museum if you have an interest in mountaineering. There you can get the history and details related to the Nepalese mountaineering.

The day time is the best to visit the Phewa Lake. It is the second largest lake of Nepal. You can boat in the lake, you can hike or cycle around the lake. The evening night will be spent around the Pokhara night club. The night club and the DJs are very much popular among the tourist.

Day 3: Nepal Itinerary Guide

The third day can be the most adventurous one. You can start it by paragliding from Sarangkot, one of the best hot spot to view Annapurna Himalayas range.

You can go to Sarangkot by hiring a bike, renting a car or you can go for the hour-long hike if you love hiking. The place is pretty cold, so don’t forget to take some warm clothes.

After paragliding, you can visit the Peace temple from where you can view the panoramic view of the Pokhara city, lake, and the Himalayan range.

Day 4: Nepal Itinerary Guide

If you want Ariel view of the Himalayan ranges and the Pokhara city, the Ultralight flight is one of the best options for you.  Avia Club Nepal provides the ultra flight through which you can view the Pokhara city and the Himalayan ranges from the sky.

Another Best things you can do is to go for Poon hill hiking.

Poon hill hiking is the most famous hiking in Pokhara because, on the way, you can enjoy the blooming rhododendron forest, Gurung villages and take a view of Annapurna Massif.

Day 5: Nepal Itinerary Guide

Now, the time is to say Goodbye to Pokhara. After Pokhara, you can hire a taxi or go by bus to Chitwan, Nepal. Chitwan National Park is the best place to get some thrilling experience of Jungle safari.

You can ride an elephant there.

The evening will be full of local cultures and dance shows that will help you to bring more close to the local community. You can taste the local food for your dinner.

Day 6: Nepal Itinerary Guide

Take a flight back to Kathmandu on the sixth day. The Kathmandu valley may be small but you have a lot of places to visit here. You can start your trip by visiting the Hanuman Dhoka Durbar which the center heart of Kathmandu.

Thamel is the best place for tourist for shopping and for staying. So, you can book your room in Thamel areas.

Then, visit Swayambhunath Temple, A Buddhist temple from where you can get the glimpse of Kathmandu Valley.

An evening time in Boudhanath temple will make feel better while the night time is best to spend around Thamel.

Day 7: Nepal Itinerary Guide

Patan Durbar Square is located in Patan. You can visit here followed by Jawalakhel zoo.

Godawari can be the best place for you if are fond of flowers. Garden of Dream can be the best place for you if you want to get some peace.

You can visit Pashupatinath Temple, one of the most famous Hindu temples all over the world in the evening. You can see the cremation of dead bodies according to Hindu rituals and evening puja.

Pashupatinath Temple
Pashupatinath Temple

Day 8: Nepal Itinerary Guide

Hire a taxi and go to visit the Bhaktapur Durbar Square. It is one of the oldest city of Newar inhabitants.


You can see the cultures, customs, arts, crafts, and architecture of Newar society.

After Bhaktapur Durbar Square, you can head to Nagarkot, one of the favorite places near Kathmandu to view the natural beauty and Himalayan ranges. One night at Nagarkot can make you feel pleasure.

Day 9: Nepal Itinerary Guide

Rafting and Bunji Jump, if are on your to-do list, then Bhotekoshi is the best place for rafting.

You can also experience Bunji jump there. Since it is outside the Valley, rafting and Bunji Jump will cover your whole day.

white water rafting

Day 10: Nepal Itinerary Guide

In the final day, you can do some shopping in Kathmandu valley.

If you don’t have any ideas about what to shop in Kathmandu, just click on the link provided here to know more about what to buy in Kathmandu: https://www.imnepal.com/things-buy-kathmandu-nepal/

After having shopping, you can pack your suitcase to return to your home with the lovely moments spent over past 10 days.

We hope this plan and ideas can help you to have more ideas about what to do when you are in Holidays trip to Nepal. We hope you will have the best time here.

Writer: Niraj Thapa Magar


Jitendra Sahayogee

I am Jitendra Sahayogee, a writer of 12 Nepali literature books, film director of Maithili film & Nepali short movies, photographer, founder of the media house, designer of some websites and writer & editor of some blogs, has expert knowledge & experiences of Nepalese society, culture, tourist places, travels, business, literature, movies, festivals, celebrations.

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