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10 Days Nepal Tour Package Overview


  • Trip Code: CT-10089
  • Package: 10 Days Nepal Tour Package
  • Duration: 10 Day(s)
  • Trip Level:
    Beginner
    Requires no prior experience and fits for people with basic physical ability
  • Start At: Kathmandu
  • Ends At: Kathmandu
  • Accommodation: Hotel | Guest House
  • Best Season: September -November -March -May -December -February -June -August
  • Trip Route: Kathmandu -Bandipur -Pokhara -Chitwan -Kathmandu -Nagarkot -Kathmandu

Trip Highlights

  • Explore the cultural wonders of Kathmandu, including ancient temples, palaces, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
  • Enjoy the stunning natural beauty of Pokhara, surrounded by the majestic Annapurna mountain range and tranquil lakes.
  • Discover the enchanting lakes, waterfalls, and caves in Pokhara.
  • Discover the historical and architectural gems of Tansen, Palpa, with its traditional Newari charm.
  • Visit Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, and immerse yourself in its sacred and serene atmosphere.
  • Embark on an exciting wildlife safari in Chitwan National Park, where you will encounter diverse flora and fauna.
  • During your Chitwan adventure, experience the thrill of spotting endangered species like tigers, rhinos, and elephants.
  • Immerse yourself in the culture of the ethnic Tharu people in Sauraha, Chitwan.
  • Witness breathtaking sunrise and sunset views from Nagarkot, offering panoramic views of the Himalayas.
  • Savor the authentic Nepali dishes such as Momo, Thakali Khana, and various Newari cuisines.
  • Explore the ancient cities of Bhaktapur and Patan, which are known for their rich cultural heritage and traditional craftsmanship.
  • Experience the warm hospitality of the Nepalese people as you interact with locals and learn about their traditions.
  • Capture unforgettable memories of your journey through Nepal, from the cultural and historical landmarks to the picturesque landscapes and diverse wildlife.

Kathmandu, Pokhara, Palpa, Lumbini, and Chitwan National Park are all popular tourist destinations located in Nepal, a country located in South Asia.

Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal and is known for its rich culture, historic architecture, and vibrant street life. It is the place of several UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including the ancient temples of Swayambhunath and Pashupatinath, and the Durbar Squares, a complex of palaces and temples that was once the seat of Nepal's monarchy.

Pokhara is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts and adventure seekers. It is located on the shores of Phewa Lake and offers stunning views of the Himalayas, including the iconic Machhapuchhre Mountain. Visitors can enjoy trekking, paragliding, and boating on the lake.

Palpa is a historic town in western Nepal, known for its traditional architecture and temples. Visitors can explore the narrow streets of the town, visit the Rani Mahal palace, and enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding countryside from the Tansen Hill viewpoint.

Lumbini is a sacred site for Buddhists, as it is believed to be the birthplace of Gautama Buddha, the founder of Buddhism. The town is home to several temples and monasteries, including the Maya Devi Temple, which marks the spot where Buddha was born.

Chitwan National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in southern Nepal. It is home to diverse wildlife, including tigers, rhinoceroses, and elephants. Visitors can go on safari tours to see the wildlife and explore the park's forests and rivers.

Sightseeing Places In 10 Days  Nepal Tour

There are numerous sightseeing places on this tour. However, some of the major spots you shouldn't miss are:

3 Durbars of Kathmandu Valley:

During your tour, you can visit the three Durbar Squares of the Kathmandu Valley: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, and Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Each of these squares has a unique history, showcasing the rich cultural heritage of Nepal. Kathmandu Durbar Square, also known as Hanuman Dhoka Durbar Square, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and was once the royal palace of the Malla kings. Patan Durbar Square, located in Lalitpur, is renowned for its fine arts and exquisite Newari architecture. Bhaktapur Durbar Square, known for its medieval charm, boasts stunning palaces, temples, and intricately carved woodwork. These historic sites offer a glimpse into Nepal's glorious past and will not be missed during your visit.

Pilgrimage sites Swayambhunath and Boudhanath:

You'll visit two important pilgrimage sites: Swayambhunath and Boudhanath. Swayambhunath, known as the Monkey Temple, is an ancient stupa atop a hill in Kathmandu Valley, while Boudhanath is one of the largest stupas in the world. Both are sacred Buddhist sites, rich in cultural significance and spiritual ambiance.

Boating in Phewa Lake: 

Experience the joy of boating on Phewa Lake in Pokhara. With its stunning views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountains, it's a must-visit destination. Whether you're rowing a boat or paddling a kayak, you'll have a fantastic time surrounded by nature's beauty. It's an unforgettable experience for everyone.

Views from Sarangkot and Pumdikot:

Enjoy breathtaking views from Sarangkot and Pumdikot. These vantage points offer panoramic views of the Himalayan mountain ranges, including the iconic peaks of Annapurna and Machhapuchhre. Capture the beauty of the sunrise or sunset from Sarangkot and Pumdikot. Watch as the mountains glow in golden hues, creating unforgettable moments. These breathtaking views will stay with you long after your visit.

Jungle safari in Chitwan National Park:

Experience an exciting jungle safari in Chitwan National Park, Nepal's first national park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Spot endangered species like the one-horned rhinoceros, Royal Bengal tiger, elephants, birds, and reptiles. Whether on foot, jeep, or elephant-back, this safari promises thrilling encounters with nature's wonders, perfect for wildlife lovers and adventurers.

Views of Everest range from Nagarkot: 

Enjoy the beautiful sunrise views of the Everest range from Nagarkot. Surrounded by peaceful Himalayan scenery, Nagarkot is a calm retreat from busy city life. Watch as the morning light touches the snow-capped peaks, experiencing the wonder of nature.

Read more: IF you want to Trek Around Kathmandu Valley.

Brief Itinerary

Day Highlights Altitude
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu 1,350 m/ 4,428 feet. (Kathmandu)
Day 2 Sightseeing in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle 1,350 m/ 4,428 feet. (Kathmandu)
Day 3 Kathmandu to Bandipur by tourist vehicle. 1,030m/3,379 ft
Day 4 Bandipur to Pokhara & half-day sightseeing around Pokhara. 822 m/2696ft.
Day 5 Pokhara Sightseeing 1600m./5,248 ft.
Day 6 Pokhara- Chitwan National Park 100m /330 ft.
Day 7 Jungle Safari at Chitwan National Park 100m /330ft
Day 8 Bharatpur – Kathmandu by flight. Visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square, on the way to Nagarkot. 2175 m. / 7134 ft. (Nagarkot)
Day 9 Nagarkot – Chagunarayan, then drive to Kathmandu and visit Kathmandu Durbar Square. 1,350 m/ 4,428 feet. (Kathmandu)
Day 10 Final Departure 

10 Days Nepal Tour Package Altitude Chart

10 Days Nepal Tour Package Itinerary


Day 1

Arrival in Kathmandu

You will arrive in Kathmandu, where a team member will warmly welcome you at the airport. You will then be escorted to your hotel to settle in and relax. In the evening, we will hold a short briefing session to provide you with essential information about the tour itinerary and answer any questions. This will be followed by a delightful dinner, allowing you to unwind and prepare for the exciting days ahead. You will spend the night comfortably at the hotel, ready to embark on your Nepal adventure.

  • Overnight at Hotel. 
Maximum Altitude: 1,350 m/ 4,428 feet. (Kathmandu)
Day 2

Sightseeing in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle

Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, and Kathmandu Durbar Square are all significant cultural and religious sites located in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Boudhanath Stupa: This is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the largest stupas in the world. It is located in the town of Boudha and is considered a sacred pilgrimage site for Buddhists. The stupa is surrounded by shops, restaurants, and monasteries, making it a lively hub of activity.

Swayambhunath Stupa: Also known as the Monkey Temple, Swayambhunath is another UNESCO World Heritage Site and a popular tourist destination. The stupa is situated atop a hill and is adorned with colorful prayer flags and intricate carvings. It is surrounded by monkeys, which are considered holy in Nepalese culture.

Pashupatinath Temple: This Hindu temple is located on the Bagmati River's banks. It is considered one of the most sacred temples in the Hindu religion and is the site of many religious ceremonies and rituals. Non-Hindus are not allowed inside the main temple complex but can view the temple from the river's opposite bank.

Kathmandu Durbar Square: This is a complex of palaces, temples, and courtyards located in the heart of Kathmandu. It was once the residence of the Nepalese royal family and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The square is a popular tourist destination and is known for its impressive architecture and intricate carvings.

  • Overnight at Hotel.
Maximum Altitude: 1,350 m/ 4,428 feet. (Kathmandu)
Day 3

Kathmandu to Bandipur by tourist vehicle.

Embark on a captivating journey from Kathmandu to Pokhara and unlock the wonders of Nepal's diverse landscapes and cultural heritage. Our carefully crafted itinerary begins in the bustling capital city of Kathmandu.

Explore Kathmandu's historic temples, intricate architecture, and vibrant markets, where ancient traditions and modern life intertwine. Marvel at the sacred sites of Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa, immersing yourself in the city's spiritual essence. Wander through the narrow alleys of Durbar Square, discovering centuries-old palaces and ornate temples that showcase the grandeur of Nepal's royal history.

As you journey from Kathmandu to Pokhara, brace yourself for awe-inspiring mountain vistas and serene natural beauty. In Pokhara, nestled against the majestic Annapurna mountain range, immerse yourself in a tranquil oasis. Gaze upon the pristine Phewa Lake, its mirrored surface reflecting the snow-capped peaks above. Feel a sense of serenity as you witness the sunrise over the Himalayas from the vantage point of Sarangkot.

Venture deeper into Pokhara's enchanting landscapes with a boat ride to the mystical Tal Barahi Temple on an island in the middle of Phewa Lake. Explore the serene Davis Falls, cascading into a mysterious underground cavern. Engage in adventure activities like paragliding or zip-lining, embracing the thrill of soaring through the skies or zipping across scenic valleys.

Throughout the journey, savor authentic Nepali cuisine, delighting your taste buds with flavorsome dishes and traditional delicacies. Immerse yourself in the warmth and hospitality of the local communities as you interact with the friendly locals and learn about their way of life.

From the cultural treasures of Kathmandu to the breathtaking landscapes of Pokhara, this Kathmandu to Pokhara itinerary promises an unforgettable experience that combines ancient traditions, natural beauty, and warm Nepalese hospitality. Join us on this extraordinary journey, and let Nepal's enchantment captivate your heart.

  • Overnight at Hotel
Maximum Altitude: 1,030m/3,379 ft
Drive Approx.: 6 hours (148km)
Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 4

Bandipur to Pokhara & half-day sightseeing around Pokhara.

After witnessing the mesmerizing sunrise in Bandipur, we head towards Pokhara, following breakfast. The scenic 76-kilometer drive, approximately 3 hours long, takes us through picturesque landscapes as we make our way to this enchanting lakeside city. Upon arrival, we enjoyed a half-day sightseeing tour around Pokhara, where we visited Davis Falls, Gupteswor Cave, Tibetan Rufuse Camp, and World Peace Stupa.  Later, we unwind and enjoy the evening at Lakeside, soaking in the serene atmosphere by the lake. We retreat to our hotel in Pokhara for a peaceful overnight stay, anticipating the adventures that await us in the days ahead.

  • Overnight at Hotel
Maximum Altitude: 822 m/2696ft.
Drive Approx.: 3 hours (76km)
Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 5

Pokhara Sightseeing

On Day 5, we drive for two hours early in the morning to witness the breathtaking sunrise at Sarangkot. After experiencing the awe-inspiring views, we return to our accommodation for a hearty breakfast. The remainder of the day is free for us to indulge in additional activities at an extra cost. For thrill-seekers, options include hot air balloon rides, bungee jumping, paragliding, and cable car adventures. Whether soaring through the skies or enjoying the scenic landscapes from above, there's something for everyone to enjoy as we make the most of our time in this captivating destination.

  • Overnight at Hotel
Maximum Altitude: 1600m./5,248 ft.
Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 6

Pokhara- Chitwan National Park

On Day 6, we depart from Pokhara and journey approximately 95 kilometers, taking about 5 hours, to reach Chitwan National Park. Upon arrival at our resort, we settle in for an unforgettable experience. As dusk approaches, we gather along the banks of the Rapti River to witness a breathtaking sunset, casting a golden glow over the serene landscape. Later in the evening, we are treated to a vibrant display of Tharu Cultural Dance, immersing ourselves in the rich traditions and rhythms of the local community. It's a perfect end to the day, embracing Chitwan National Park's natural beauty and cultural heritage.

  • Overnight at Resort
Maximum Altitude: 100m /330 ft.
Drive Approx.: 5 hours (95 Km.)
Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 7

Jungle Safari at Chitwan National Park

We engage in thrilling jungle activities during our stay at Chitwan National Park. We canoe the serene waters, visit the Elephant Breeding Center to learn about conservation efforts, and embark on a Jeep Safari or Elephant Safari to explore the park's diverse wildlife. After a day of adventure, we return to our resort for a peaceful overnight stay amidst the wilderness.

  • Overnight at Resort
Maximum Altitude: 100m /330ft
Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 8

Bharatpur – Kathmandu by flight. Visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square, on the way to Nagarkot.

On this leg of our journey, we bid adieu to Chitwan National Park and embark on a short flight from Bharatpur to Kathmandu, lasting approximately 20 minutes. Upon touchdown, we explore the historic Bhaktapur Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its architectural marvels and cultural significance. After soaking in the rich heritage of Bhaktapur, we continue our journey towards the picturesque hill station of Nagarkot, located around 20 kilometers from Durbar Square. Nestled amidst rolling hills, Nagarkot offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayas and the surrounding valleys. Here, we indulge in a serene evening at a resort, savoring Nagarkot's tranquility and natural beauty.

  • Overnight at Hotel
Maximum Altitude: 2175 m. / 7134 ft. (Nagarkot)
Flight Time: 20min
Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 9

Nagarkot – Chagunarayan, then drive to Kathmandu and visit Kathmandu Durbar Square.

On Day 9, after breakfast in Nagarkot, we leave for a scenic 10-kilometer hike to Changunarayan, taking approximately 4 hours. Upon reaching this UNESCO World Heritage Site, we explore its ancient temple and cultural wonders. Later, we drive back to Kathmandu, visiting the historic Kathmandu Durbar Square. Here, we admire the architectural marvels before concluding our day with a farewell dinner, cherishing the memories made throughout our journey.

Maximum Altitude: 1,350 m/ 4,428 feet. (Kathmandu)
Walk Approx.: 4 hours (10km)
Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch & farewell dinner 
Day 10

Final Departure 

After a hearty breakfast, we bid farewell to Nepal on our final day. With memories of our adventures and cultural discoveries, we depart for our respective destinations, carrying the essence of this beautiful country.

Meal Included: Breakfast
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10 Days Nepal Tour Package Cost Mentions

Trip Includes


  • Airport transportation for pick up and drop off,
  • Accommodations in twin-sharing rooms at three-star hotels in Kathmandu, Pokhara, Lumbini, Palpa, Chitwan, Nagarkot include breakfast.
  • Covers entrance fees to temples, monasteries, and historical sites as listed in the itinerary.
  • All ground transportation by a private tourist vehicle with an experienced driver. 
  • 2-3-day full-board trip to Chitwan National Park."
  • 2-hour hike from Nagarkot to Tilko."
  • Farewell dinner at a typical Nepali restaurant with cultural dance.
  • A professional English/Hindi-speaking guide for the entirety of the nine-day tour. 
  • Bottle water will be available throughout the tour. 
  • Covers government royalty, personal care and attention, 
  • One CoreTreks sunhat.

 

Trip Excludes


  • All kinds of beverages.
  • Travel and Rescue Insurance.
  • Tips to the crew.
  • Personal mountaineering gears.
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended.
  • International airfare and airport departure tax.
  • Visa fee, you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu.
  • Everything else apart from wherever "Cost Included services" is mentioned.
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Documents

  • Valid passport 
  • Copy of passport 
  • Visa
  • Flight ticket 
  • Travel credit card
  • Cash
  • Passport Size Photos

Clothes/ Shoes

  • T-shirt
  • Windcheaters
  • Jackets
  • Jeans
  • Trousers
  • Gloves/ Hats/ Mufflers
  • Half pants
  • Sneakers
  • Sport shoes
  • Sandals

Miscellaneous

  • First Aid Kit
  • Power Bank 
  • Charger
  • speaker
  • Toothbrush
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses 
  • Travel Pillow etc.
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The best time to visit Nepal largely depends on the specific activities you have in mind and the region of Nepal you plan to visit. Nepal experiences distinct seasons throughout the year, offering different advantages and considerations. The two primary factors to consider are the weather conditions and the activities you wish to engage in. Here's a breakdown of the seasons in Nepal:

Autumn (September to November)

Autumn is generally considered the best time to visit Nepal. The weather is pleasant, with clear skies, mild temperatures, and low rainfall. This season offers excellent visibility, making it ideal for trekking, hiking, and mountain expeditions. The famous festivals of Dashain and Tihar also fall during this time.

Spring (March to May)

Spring is another popular season to visit Nepal. The weather is mild and gradually becomes warmer. The valleys and hills are adorned with colorful flowers and lush greenery, creating a picturesque landscape. Trekking, mountaineering, and wildlife exploration are popular activities during this time. However, keep in mind that April and May can get quite hot in the lower regions.

Winter (December to February)

Winter brings colder temperatures, particularly in higher elevations. However, in the lower regions such as Kathmandu and Pokhara, the weather remains pleasant during the day. If you plan to visit cultural sites, temples, and cities, winter can be a good time as there are fewer tourists. Trekking at higher altitudes, such as Everest Base Camp, is possible but requires appropriate gear and preparation due to colder temperatures.

Monsoon/Summer (June to August)

The monsoon season in Nepal brings heavy rainfall, particularly from June to mid-September. Trekking in higher regions may be challenging due to slippery trails, leeches, and limited visibility. However, the countryside becomes incredibly lush, and the rain often clears the dust and pollution from the air, offering spectacular views in the mornings and evenings. This period is also suitable for exploring cultural heritage sites and enjoying white-water rafting.

It's important to note that weather patterns can vary, and climate change may influence conditions. To plan your visit accordingly, check the current weather forecasts and consult with local guides or travel agencies.

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Foreign tourists, except Indian nationals, are required to have a visa to enter Nepal. Obtaining a Nepalese visa is straightforward. You have two options: obtain the visa upon your arrival at Kathmandu airport or apply at a Nepalese embassy or consulate before your travel to Nepal. However, please note that nationals from Afghanistan, Iraq, Cameroon, Ghana, Somalia, Swaziland, Palestine, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Liberia are not eligible for on-arrival visas at Kathmandu airport.

Visas can also be obtained at entry points on the Nepalese land borders with India and China. To apply for a Nepalese visa, you will need the following documents: a valid passport with a minimum validity of six months, a recent digital photo (size: 1.5" x 1.5"), and the visa fees in either USD dollars or the equivalent local currency.

Having the correct amount of cash with you or access to local currency to pay the visa fees is important. The exact visa fees may vary depending on the duration of your stay and the visa type you are applying for.

Please note that visa requirements and fees are subject to change. To ensure accurate and up-to-date visa application procedures, you should check the latest information from the Nepalese embassy or consulate in your country or consult a reliable travel agency specializing in Nepal travel.

Visa Facility Duration Fee
Multiple entries 15 days US$ 30 or equivalent Nepalese currency
Multiple entries 30 days US$ 50 or equivalent Nepalese currency
Multiple entries 90 days US$ 125 or equivalent Nepalese currency
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The majority of your transportation will be on a tourist bus. A team member will pick you up at the airport and take you to the hotel via tourist bus. All sightseeing trips will also be on a tourist bus. You'll travel to Pokhara and Chitwan on a deluxe tourist bus, enjoying the scenic beauty of the Nepali hills along the way. From Chitwan, you'll fly to Kathmandu, where another bus will take you to Nagarkot for your stay. If you wish to explore further, you can easily get a cab or rent a bike.

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Before you fly to Nepal, there are several essential things to consider. First, make sure to get a visa. You can apply for a tourist visa online or get one on arrival at the airport. Next, plan your itinerary. Decide on the places you want to visit and the activities you want to do. Researching ahead will help you make the most of your trip. Look for a better package that suits your needs and budget. Compare different tour packages to find the one that offers the best value and includes your desired destinations and experiences.

Another crucial step is to hire a proper guide. A knowledgeable guide can significantly enhance your experience by providing insights into Nepal's culture, history, and natural beauty. They can help you navigate the local areas, communicate with locals, and ensure your safety. Choose an experienced guide who speaks your language and has good reviews from previous travelers. Having a reliable guide will make your trip more enjoyable and stress-free.

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Tipping is optional on this trek, though many tourists tip the guides, drivers, and helpers. You can tip any amount you wish. The best time to tip is during a farewell ceremony. It is advised not to tip individuals separately. Instead, we recommend you collect the tips and distribute them among everyone you wish to thank.

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Opting for the 10-Day Nepal Tour Package ensures you experience the best of what Nepal has to offer. This comprehensive package covers all major tourist attractions, including numerous UNESCO-listed World Heritage Sites, giving you a deep dive into the country’s rich history and architectural marvels. You'll also savor authentic Nepali cuisines, offering a delightful culinary journey.

Additionally, this tour allows you to immerse yourself in the vibrant Nepali culture, providing a unique insight into local traditions and lifestyles. The peaceful journey through the scenic hills of Nepal adds a tranquil element to your adventure. Moreover, this package offers excellent value for money, combining diverse experiences into one well-rounded trip.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


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Nepal is generally considered a safe country for tourists. However, it's always wise to take standard precautions, such as being aware of your surroundings, avoiding isolated areas at night, and keeping your belongings secure. It's also advisable to check travel advisories and follow any recommendations or guidelines provided by your home country's government.

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The currency of Nepal is the Nepalese Rupee (NPR). It's recommended to carry local currency for daily expenses, although major hotels, restaurants, and some tourist areas may accept international credit cards. ATMs are widely available in major cities and towns for cash withdrawals.

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Yes, most visitors to Nepal require a visa. You can obtain a visa on arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu or at various land border crossings. Alternatively, you can also apply for a visa in advance at a Nepalese embassy or consulate in your home country. Visa requirements and fees may vary depending on your nationality, so it's advisable to check the official website of the Department of Immigration of Nepal for the latest information.

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Nepal offers a wide range of attractions for visitors. Some of the popular tourist destinations include Kathmandu (the capital city with historic sites and temples), Pokhara (a scenic lakeside city), Chitwan National Park (for wildlife safaris), Lumbini (the birthplace of Lord Buddha), trekking regions like Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit, and Langtang Valley, and many more. Nepal is known for its rich cultural heritage, diverse landscapes, and warm hospitality.

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Nepal is renowned for its trekking opportunities. Some of the best trekking routes include the Everest Base Camp Trek, Annapurna Circuit Trek, Langtang Valley Trek, Manaslu Circuit Trek, and Upper Mustang Trek, among others. Each trek offers unique experiences, stunning landscapes, and a chance to immerse yourself in the local culture.

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Your packing list will depend on the activities and regions you plan to visit. However, some essential items to consider include comfortable walking shoes, appropriate clothing for both warm and cold weather, a good quality backpack, a waterproof jacket, a hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, a reusable water bottle, basic medical supplies, and any personal medications you may need. It's also important to have travel insurance that covers trekking and other adventurous activities.

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Ten days may not be enough to explore Nepal if you visit without any packages, but with the right 10-day tour package, you can effectively cover most of the country's major sightseeing areas.

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The best time to visit Nepal is between October and December. During these months, the weather is perfect, offering clear skies and the best views of the Himalayas. Additionally, major Nepali festivals like Dashain and Tihar fall during this season, providing a unique opportunity to experience and enjoy the rich cultural heritage of Nepal.

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No, Nepal is not expensive for tourists. This popular South Asian destination has been a favorite among backpackers for over a century. While expenses can vary depending on individual preferences, Nepal is not an expensive destination. With affordable accommodations, food, and travel options, it caters well to budget-conscious travelers.

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Yes, Nepal is safe for solo female travelers. You will find numerous solo female tourists exploring various regions of Nepal. The local people are extremely hospitable and welcoming to tourists, ensuring a safe and pleasant experience.

Additional Information


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Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of religious, cultural, and historical significance as you embark on this remarkable journey. Begin exploring Kathmandu, where you will discover five UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  These include the awe-inspiring Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Swyambhunath Stupa, Bouddhanath Stupa, and Pashupatinath Temple. These iconic landmarks offer a deep insight into Nepal's cultural heritage.

Swyambhunath Stupa, known as the Monkey Temple, is one of Nepal's oldest and holiest Buddhist sites. It is adorned with colorful prayer flags and offers panoramic views of Kathmandu Valley. Bouddhanath Stupa is one of the largest stupas in the world and a focal point of Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal. Its magnificent dome and all-seeing eyes symbolize enlightenment. Pashupatinath Temple is one of the most sacred Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is located on the banks of the Bagmati River and is a place of pilgrimage for Hindus from all over the world. These sites hold immense spiritual significance and are integral to Nepal's cultural identity.

Continue your adventure to Tansen, where you will uncover the architectural marvels of Rani Mahal and Tansen Durbar, built during the reign of the Malla kings. These historical treasures offer a glimpse into Nepal's pre-unification era and showcase the craftsmanship of the bygone era.

Journey to Lumbini, a pilgrimage site of immense historical importance and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the sacred Mayadevi Mandir, believed to be the birthplace of Lord Buddha, and marvel at the ancient Ashoka Pillar. Discover the diverse monasteries built in various international styles, each reflecting a unique cultural influence.

In Pokhara, you will encounter a myriad of captivating sites. Visit the revered Bindhyabasini Temple, seek blessings at the serene Tal Barahi Temple on an island in Phewa Lake, and explore the mystical depths of Gupteshwor Mahadeva Temple. As you wander through Pokhara, you will stumble upon numerous hidden gems, including historical buildings, monasteries, and sites of cultural significance.

Experience the unique Tharu Culture in Chitwan, which is known for its vibrant attire, lively dances, and delicious cuisine. As an indigenous community, the Tharu people's traditions and customs offer a fascinating glimpse into Nepal's diverse cultural tapestry. 

Throughout your journey, be prepared to witness and appreciate the lesser-known yet significant sites, buildings, and monasteries that weave the fabric of Nepal's rich history and culture. Each step will take you closer to the heart of this captivating nation, leaving you with a profound appreciation for its profound historical and cultural heritage.

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Start a tour that will treat your senses to a mesmerizing display of breathtaking landscapes. As your journey begins in Kathmandu, you'll traverse ridges and venture through river valleys adorned with verdant forests. Along the way, you'll be greeted by glimpses of the majestic Himalayas gracing the horizon, painting a picture of awe-inspiring natural beauty.

Arriving in Pokhara, a city surrounded by the Annapurna range, you'll enjoy stunning views. Feast your eyes on the majestic snow-capped peaks, including the famous Machhapuchhre. The scenery from Pokhara is breathtaking, showcasing nature's beauty in all its glory. As you take in the panoramic views, you'll be captivated by the impressive mountains and the peaceful landscape.

Throughout your journey, you'll be immersed in the diversity of landscapes that Nepal has to offer. From the lofty hills that embrace you with their mystique to the serene and flat terrain of Terai, each step will present you with a new and captivating panorama. Witnessing the sunrise from vantage points like Sarangkot, Srinagar, and Pokhara will give you different perspectives, each more breathtaking.

Get ready to be amazed as you enter the enchanting realm of Chitwan National Park. This subtropical jungle is a paradise for birdwatchers, with over 543 species of birds living here. As you explore the park, watch for rare and fascinating animals, like the Bengal Tiger and the elusive one-horned Rhinoceros beauty. Chitwan National Park is a testament to Nepal's commitment to protecting its wildlife and preserving its natural wonders.

Throughout your tour, let the landscapes of Nepal take your breath away, providing you with a glimpse into nature's unparalleled beauty. From soaring mountains to lush forests and exotic wildlife, each moment will leave an indelible mark on your heart and soul.

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Begin a captivating 11-day tour that offers a remarkable opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Nepal's diverse cultural and ethnic communities. In the bustling cities of Kathmandu and Pokhara, you'll encounter a melting pot of cultures and traditions. People from various regions coexist harmoniously in these vibrant urban centers.

Kathmandu, the vibrant capital, will delight you with its multitude of Jatras (festivals) and cultural celebrations. Witness the lively and colorful festivities that showcase the unique customs and traditions of different ethnic groups. Explore the enchanting streets and discover the hidden gems that reflect Nepal's cultural mosaic.

In Tansen, a town celebrated for its ancient Newari traditions, you'll have the chance to explore the fascinating world of the Newar community. Admire the beautiful Newari architecture as you visit historical sites and experience the unique charm of this ancient culture.

As you venture to Chitwan, a region known for its natural beauty and wildlife, you'll have the chance to explore the vibrant Tharu culture. Witness the captivating Tharu stick dance, a traditional performance that showcases their rich heritage. Engage with the local communities and gain insights into their customs, beliefs, and way of life.

Throughout your journey, you'll be privileged to encounter and learn about various ethnicities contributing to Nepal's cultural fabric. You'll gain a profound understanding of their unique traditions, rituals, and lifestyles, from the Brahmins and Chhetris to the Newars, Gurungs, Magars, Tamangs, and many others.

This immersive tour promises an enriching experience beyond the surface, allowing you to connect with Nepal's diverse communities on a deeper level. Prepare to be captivated by the cultural tapestry that weaves together the stories and traditions of different ethnicities, leaving you with a profound appreciation for Nepal's cultural diversity.

10 Days Nepal Tour Package Reviews


An Unforgettable Journey Through Nepal's Cultural Tapestry


From: Thailand | On: 01 May, 2023
5

I recently embarked on an 11-day tour through Nepal, exploring the diverse cultural and ethnic communities that make this country so enchanting. From the moment I arrived in Kathmandu to the final moments of departure, this journey exceeded all my expectations, leaving me with unforgettable memories.

The trip began with the vibrant city of Kathmandu, where I was immersed in a whirlwind of festivals and cultural celebrations. The streets came alive with color, music, and dance as different ethnic groups showcased their unique traditions. The bustling markets, ancient temples, and historic squares offered a glimpse into the rich tapestry of Nepalese culture.

As we ventured further, the city of Pokhara revealed itself as a haven of tranquility nestled amidst the awe-inspiring Annapurna range. The panoramic views of snow-capped mountains, including the majestic Machhapuchhre peak, were simply breathtaking. Exploring the diverse cultural pockets within Pokhara allowed me to witness the harmonious blend of traditions brought by people from all corners of Nepal.

Tansen, with its ancient Newari tradition, transported me back in time. The distinctive Newari architecture and the warm hospitality of the locals left a lasting impression. The opportunity to delve deeper into their customs and rituals provided a profound understanding of this remarkable community.

Chitwan National Park was a highlight of the journey, offering a glimpse into the fascinating Tharu culture. The traditional stick dance performance was a captivating display of their rich heritage. Exploring the park's subtropical jungles, I encountered a plethora of wildlife, including the elusive Bengal Tiger and the magnificent one-horned rhinoceros. It was a true wildlife enthusiast's paradise.

Throughout the tour, our knowledgeable guides provided valuable insights into the different ethnicities we encountered, including Brahmins, Chhetris, Gurungs, Magars, Tamangs, and more. Their stories and anecdotes added depth and meaning to the experience, making it a true cultural immersion.

The itinerary was thoughtfully designed, allowing for a perfect balance of exploration, relaxation, and cultural encounters. The accommodations were comfortable, and the logistics were well-organized, ensuring a seamless journey throughout.

This tour not only showcased the stunning landscapes and diverse wildlife of Nepal but also highlighted the rich cultural heritage that makes this country truly unique. It was an immersive experience that touched my heart and soul, leaving me with a profound appreciation for the people, traditions, and landscapes of Nepal.

I highly recommend this trip to anyone seeking an authentic and transformative travel experience. It is an opportunity to connect with Nepal's cultural tapestry, create lasting memories, and gain a deeper understanding of this incredible country.

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