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6 Days in Nepal- 20 Best Itineraries

6 Days tour in Nepal

Nepal is both a culturally and naturally blessed diverse country worldwide. 6 days in Nepal is far enough time for every traveler seeking a varied experience, from trekking in the Himalayas or cultural cities tour to adventure sports or jungle safari. 

Nepal is well-known for the Himalayas and its amazing trekking and hiking trail. But within 6 days in Nepal, you can explore the beauty of the country in so many ways. Travelers with a limited time frame, such as 6 days, can opt for shorter treks such as Poon Hill, Dhampus, Panchase, The Royal, etc. Also, travelers who want to experience the mountains at higher elevations in a brief time can opt for a short Everest view trek with a heli tour or Annapurna Base Camp with a heli ride.

In addition, Nepal is a wonderful place for the best wildlife adventures to get closer to nature, encounter endangered animals and birds, and explore protected habitats. Luckily, Nepal also got some finest national parks like the Chitwan National Park and Bardia National Park. Here you can go for canoe rides on the jungle rivers, nature walks, jeep safari, bird watching, and a quick tour around the villages to apprehend the unique Tharu culture and traditions.

Besides, Nepal has several cultural and historical sightseeing sites in Kathmandu, Patan, Bhaktapur, etc. You can get the idea of history, alluring art, and unique architecture and explore the diversities of Nepal through these cultural tours. Besides trekking and cultural tours, you should try several real adventure activities if you have 6 days in Nepal. White river rafting and paragliding are the best sports activities that offer a real adventuresome experience.

Let's check out the 20 best itineraries that you can complete in 6 days in Nepal.


1. Namche Bazaar Trek And Helicopter Tour

Namche Bazaar Trek

Major Highlights

  • Explore Namche Bazaar, the unofficial capital of the Khumbu region
  • Hike to Hotel Everest View (3,962m), which has been listed in the Guinness Book of World Records (2004) as the world’s highest-placed hotel 
  • Fly over the base of Mt. Everest and enjoy the surreal aerial scenery of snow-capped peaks
  • Land at Kala Patthar to get one of the outstanding close-up scenes of Mt. Everest (8,848m)
  • Visit ancient Khumjung Monastery to witness a 300-year-old Yeti Scalp

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, and Helicopter Tour

Difficulty Level:

Easy to Moderate

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November) 

Overview

Visit Namche Bazaar, a traditional Sherpa village of the Khumbu region, in this fast-paced 6-day itinerary. You’ll pass through Sagarmatha National Park, alpine forests, and enchanting Sherpa settlements during this trip. You’ll also hike to the iconic Hotel Everest View offering a panoramic sight of Mt. Everest and surrounding snowy peaks. Explore Khumjung village, where you can visit Khumjung monastery and Khumjung School. Finally, this short adventure ends with a helicopter tour over Everest Base Camp with a landing at Kala Patthar.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,840m/9,316ft) by regular plane, and Trek to Phakding (2,610m/8,563ft) - 35 minutes flight, 3 to 4 hours (8 km) trek

Day 3:

Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,440m/11,290ft) - 6 to 7 hours (10.5 km) trek

Day 4:

Acclimatization Day in Namche Bazaar: Visit Hotel Everest View (3,962m) and Khumjung (3,790m)

Day 5:

Helicopter flight from Namche Bazaar to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) via Everest Base Camp (5,364m/17,594ft) and Kala Patthar (5550m/18,204ft)

Day 6:

Final Departure from Nepal

2. Poon Hill Trek

Poon Hill

Major Highlights

  • Trekking through the forest trail blooming rhododendron forests
  • A glorious sunrise view over the Annapurna Range
  • Hiking to Poon Hill and getting access to panoramic mountain vistas including Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhare
  • Indulge in the rich Gurung culture and lifestyle

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking and Hiking

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November)

Overview

Poon Hill Trek is one of the perfect short treks that takes you to the famous viewpoint of Poon Hill. This trek is considered family-friendly; you can do this in a short time within 6 days in Nepal. After taking a short flight to Pokhara and driving to Hile, the trek begins from here. After trekking to Ulleri, you’ll reach the lovely village of Ghorepani.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Fly to Pokhara, Drive to Hile, and Trek to Ulleri (1,970m/6,463ft), - 25 minutes flight, 2:30 hours drive, and 3 to 4 hours (4 km) trek

Day 3:

Trek to Ghorepani (2,874m/9429ft) - 4 to 5 hours (9 km) trek

Day 4:

Hike to Poon Hill (3,210m/10,531ft) and Trek to Tadapani (2,600m/8,530ft) - 5 to 6 hours (9.5 km) trek

Day 5:

Trek to Kimchi via Ghandruk (1,940m/6,364ft), Drive to Pokhara and Fly to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) – 4 to 5 hours (10 km) trek, 2:30 hours drive and 25 minutes flight

Day 6:

Final Departure

3. Balthali Village Trek

Balthali Village

Major Highlights

  • Explore the typical Nepalese village of Balthali
  • Visit Panauti Village, a well-preserved Newari village
  • Hike Namo Buddha, one of the sacred Buddhist sites in Nepal
  • A short trek reward with the astonishing Himalayan scenery

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

All year round

Overview

Balthali Village Trek is another excellent short trip that leads you to the lovely village of Balthali. You’ll trek in style and comfort on this 6-day trek along the Balthali village routes. A hiking trail passes through small, terraced villages, lush forests, ancient temples, and green hills. In addition, spectacular snow-capped peaks make this trek worthwhile. This short easy trek is perfect for those who are restricted from high-altitude treks.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Drive to Dhulikhel and Hike to Balthali (1,730m/5,675ft) via Namo Buddha, 1-hour drive and 6 hours of trek

Day 3:

Explore Balthali Village

Day 4:

Hike from Balthali to Panauti (1,750m/5,741ft) - 2 to 3 hours of trek

Day 5:

Drive to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 2 hours of drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

4. The Royal Trek

Syaklung - Royal Trek

Major Highlights

  • Less crowded trail compared to other treks in the Annapurna region
  • Get diverse cultural experiences
  • Gorgeous views of mountains, including Annapurna, Machhapuchhare, and Langtang range
  • Walk along the beautiful hillside terraced farms

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November)

Overview

Unlike other long treks of Nepal, this trek is one of the shortest treks in the rustic foothills of Annapurna massif. The trek is short, of course, and easy. The trek commenced from the charming lakeside city of Pokhara. Passing through antique settlements, you can experience a unique Gurung culture and tradition. Due to the short trip of 6 days and easy accessibility, even young children and elders can do this trek easily.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Fly to Pokhara, Drive to Bijayapur Khola, and Trek to Kalikasthan (1,370m/4,4494ft) - 25 minutes flight, 1-hour drive and 5 to 6 hours trek

Day 3:

Trek from Kalikasthan to Syaklung (1,730m/5,675ft) - 5 to 6 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek from Syaklung to Chisapani (1,550m/5,085ft) - 5 to 6 hours trek

Day 5:

Trek from Chisapani to Pokhara and Fly to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 3 to 4 hours of trek and 25 minutes flight

Day 6:

Final Departure

5. Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour

Swayambhunath Stupa

Major Highlights

  • In a short trip, explore the more authentic side of the Kathmandu Valley
  • Enjoy the perfect sunrise over the mountain range from the Nagarkot Hill Station
  • Visit the ancient Newari town of Bhaktapur
  • Cultural visit to Changunarayan and Dakshinkali Temple

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

City and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

All year round

Overview

In just 6 days, you’ll explore all the famous cultural sites of and around Kathmandu Valley with a short drive to the famous hills station of Nagarkot. This short trip provides an appropriate balance for getting the best of Kathmandu’s culture and nature in a limited time. You’ll visit several UNESCO World Heritage sites- Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa, Patan Durbar Square, and Bhaktapur Durbar Square.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel

Day 2:

Tour Preparation and Sightseeing around Kathmandu

Day 3:

Cultural Visit to Dakshinkali Temple and Patan Durbar Square

Day 4:

Cultural Walk at Boudhanath Stupa, Changunarayan Temple and Drive to the Nagarkot Hill Station (2,175m/7,136ft) for sunrise and sunset.

Day 5:

Sunrise View at Nagarkot Tower, Sightseeing at Bhaktapur Durbar Square, then return to Kathmandu

Day 6:

Transfer to the airport for your final departure

6. Chisapani, Nagarkot, And Dhulikhel Trek

 Nagarkot

Major Highlights

  • Hike to Chisapani village and enjoy the panoramic sight of the mountains, including Langtang, Ganesh, and Gaurishakar Himal
  • Experience the best sunrise views, and the Himalayan panorama from Nagarkot Hill
  • An Excursion around Dhulikhel village
  • Explore the rural lifestyle, and culture of the local Tamang people who reside on the outskirts of the Kathmandu

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

All year round

Overview

Chisapani, Nagarkot, and Dhulikhel Trek is short and enjoyable trekking around the hills around the Kathmandu Valley. This short 6-day trek offers an experience of diverse wonders of nature, rural landscape, authentic culture, and the awe-inspiring beauty of the spectacular mountain range. Starting the trek from Sundarijal, an hour drive from Kathmandu. The hiking trail passes through Shivapuri National Park, which continues up to Nagarkot and Dhulikhel. 

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal and Trek to Chisapani (2,115m/6,939ft) – 1-hour drive, 3 to 4 hours trek

Day 3:

Trek from Chisapani to Nagarkot (2,175m/7,135ft) - 6 to 7 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek from Nagarkot to Dhulikhel (1,440m/4,724ft) - 5 to 6 hours trek

Day 5:

Drive back to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 1-hour drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

7. ABC Trek With Heli Ride

Annapurna Base camp

Major Highlights

  • Trek to two base camps of the most beautiful and tallest peaks, i.e., Annapurna and Machhapuchhare
  • An outstanding aerial panoramic sight of Pokhara and Kathmandu city
  • An unobstructed views of mountain scenery both from the land and sky
  • Enjoy the massive sight of Mt. Annapurna South, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhare, etc.

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy to Moderate

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November)

Overview

ABC Trek with Heli ride is an excellent short journey in the foothills of the Annapurna region. This short adventure begins with the flight to Pokhara and the drive to Siwai village. From here, you’ll trek to Chhomrung village, Annapurna Base Camp (ABC), and Machhapuchhare Base Camp. Later, you’ll end this tour with a scenic helicopter from base camp to Kathmandu. This 6-day trek is appropriate for those who have less time frame and people suffering from knee pain during the downhill trek.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Fly to Pokhara, Drive to Siwai, and Trek to Chhomrung (2,170m7,120ft) - 25 minutes flight, 3 hours’ drive, and 6 to 7 hours trek

Day 3:

Trek to Himalaya (2,920m/9,580ft) - 6 to 7 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m/13,550ft) via Machhapuchhare Base Camp (3,700m/12,140ft) - 6 to 7 hours trek

Day 5:

Helicopter Flight to Kathmandu via Pokhara

Day 6:

Final Departure

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8. Sarangkot And Dhampus Trek

Sarangkot

Major Highlights

  • A famous alternative trek to the Annapurna Panorama Trek
  • Explore Dhampus village, one of the authentic villages of Nepal 
  • Witness traditional village lifestyle and be part of Gurung and Brahmin culture
  • Hike to Sarangkot and enjoy the best sunrise view
  • Enjoy the magnificent vista of Annapurna, Machhapuchhare, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

All year round (Except Monsoon)

Overview

If you are looking for another best short trek from Pokhara, try this 6- day easy, fast, scenic Sarangkot and Dhampus Trek. Starting from Milan Chowk, a short drive from Pokhara city, you pass through Astam, Australian Base Camp, Dhampus, and Sarangkot. Walking through Pine and Oak forests, you’ll catch the magnificent vista of Annapurna South, Machhapuchhare, Dhaulagiri, Hiunchuli, and other dozen peaks of Annapurna region.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Fly to Pokhara (800m/2,624ft), Drive to Milan Chowk, and Trek to Astam (1,650m/5,413ft) - 25 minutes flight, 3 to 4 hours trek

Day 3:

Trek to Australian Base Camp via Dhampus village (2,000m/6,561ft) - 4 to 6 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek to Sarangkot (1,600m/5,249ft) - 7 to 8 hours trek

Day 5:

Trek to Pokhara and Fly Back to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 2 to 4 hours trek and 25 minutes flight

Day 6:

Final Departure

9. Kalinchowk Trek

Kalinchowk Trek

Major Highlights

  • Savor the marvelous Himalaya scenery from Kalinchowk Temple
  • Hike through a less-visited trail within easy reach from Kathmandu
  • Walk along the colorful rhododendron forests and spot a variety of birds, including Nepal’s national bird, Danphe
  • Learn about the diverse culture, especially Brahmin, Tamang, and Sherpa people

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November)

Overview

Kalinchowk Trek is an easy, moderate trek that lies close to Kathmandu. Going through the pristine forest trail, river landscape, and small villages, you will get to the beautiful pilgrimage spot of Kalinchowk Bhagwati Temple. You can complete this short trek within 6 days and still experience the panoramic sight of the Himalayas.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Drive to Charikot (1,515m/4,970ft) - 4 hours’ drive

Day 3:

Trek from Charikot to Kuri Village (3,450m/11,319ft) - 6 hours trek

Day 4:

Excursion to Kalinchowk Temple (3,700m/12,139ft) and Hike to Charikot (1,515m/4,970ft) - 5 to 6 hours trek

Day 5:

Drive to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 4 hours’ drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

10. Kapuche Lake Trek

Sikles Village

Major Highlights

  • This short trek offers both stunning natural and cultural beauty of the region
  • Visit Sikles village, one of the largest Gurung Villages in Nepal
  • Marvelous views of South Annapurna and Lamjung Himal 
  • An appealing Kapuche Glacier Lake, the lowest glacier lake in the world

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking and Hiking

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November)

Overview

6 days of Kapuche Lake Trek is perfect for those travelers who want an authentic Himalayan experience with incredible mountain views without long trekking days. The hiking trail goes through Sikles village, where you can get a close insight into the long-preserved Gurung cultures. One of the easy treks, ideal for families or those with moderate fitness levels. The trail to Kapuche Lake provides breathtaking mountain vistas- Annapurna II, IV, and Lamjung Himal.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Fly to Pokhara (800m/2,624ft) and Drive from to Sikles (1,980m/6,496ft) - 25 minutes flight, 3 to 4 hours’ drive

Day 3:

Trek from Sikles to Hugu (2,100m/6,889ft) - 5 to 6 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek from Hugu to Kapuche Lake (2,546m/8,353ft), Return to Sikles and Drive back to Pokhara - 6 to 7 hours trek and 3 to 4 hours’ drive

Day 5:

Drive Back to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 6 to 7 hours’ drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

11. Panchase Trek

Panchase Trek

Major Highlights

  • A great short trek for families and beginners
  • Hike to Panchase Hill (2,500m) for the excellent views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu mountain range
  • Immerse yourself in the rural Nepalese village lifestyle mainly influenced by Gurung and Brahmin communities
  • The hiking trail goes through an off-beaten path and lush green forest in the Annapurna region

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November)

Overview

Short on time but full of cultural and natural beauty, this 6-day itinerary of the Panchase trek takes you to Nepal’s scenic village of Panchase. It is a short but scenic trek around Pokhara Valley. The trek rewards with the stunning mountain vistas of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu range. Perfect for novice trekkers, hikers, families, or just looking for those who want to taste an off-beaten trek in Nepal.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Fly to Pokhara (800m/2,624ft) and Trek to Bumdi Village (1,520m/4,986ft) - 25 minutes flight, 4 to 5 hours trek

Day 3:

Trek from Bumdi to Panchase Bhanjyan (2,065m/6,775ft) - 3 to 4 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek from Panchase Bhanjyang to Naudanda (1,515m/4,970ft) via Bhadaure (1,670m/5,479ft) and Drive to Pokhara - 5 to 6 hours trek

Day 5:

Drive to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 6 to 7 hours’ drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

12. Lower Annapurna Trek: Australian Camp To Ghachowk

Australian Camp

Major Highlights

  • A short and easy trek around Pokhara city
  • Lower altitude trek perfect for families and novice trekkers
  • Explore Ghachowk village and get the alluring scene of the Annapurna Massif and Machhapuchhare
  • Get a taste of the lifestyle and culture of the local Gurung people

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking and Hiking

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November)

Overview

Lower Annapurna Trek is one of the most beautiful shortest treks in the Annapurna region. This trek leads you to a lovely small mountain village of Ghachowk close to Pokhara Valley. This 6-day itinerary is fully packed with some of the best vantage points to see the Annapurna range and other mighty peaks. Perfect for inexperienced hikers, families, or those looking for a less strenuous trekking experience.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Fly to Pokhara (800m/2,624ft), Drive to Kande, and Trek to Australian Camp (2,060m/6,758ft) - 25 minutes flight, 1-hour drive and 2 to 3 hours trek

Day 3:

Trek from Australian Camp to Astam (1,600m/5,249ft) - 4 to 5 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek from Astam to Ghachowk (1,500m/4,921ft) - 3 to 4 hours trek

Day 5:

Drive back to Pokhara and Fly to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 45 minutes drive and 25 minutes flight

Day 6:

Final Departure

13. Ghandruk Village Trek

Ghandruk Village

Major Highlights

  • Behold the majestic scenery of Annapurna range and Machhapuchhare peak
  • Spend your nights at a picturesque Ghandruk village and taste ethnic Gurung culture
  • Experience the customs and culture of traditional Nepali villages
  • An ideal short trek to Annapurna Conservation Area of Nepal

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking and Hiking

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November

Overview

A comfortable 6-day trek from Kathmandu, which begins from Nayapul, leads through the lower hills of the Annapurna region. The Ghandruk village is mainly inhabited by the Gurung community, so this trek allows you to experience their local ethnic culture. Besides, you’ll also get the mesmerizing Himalayan views of the Annapurna massif, including Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Hiunchuli, and Machhapuchhare.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara (800m/2,624ft), Drive to Nayapul, and Trek to Ghandruk (1,540m/5052ft) - 25 minutes flight, 1 to 2 hours’ drive, 4 to 5 hours trek

Day 3:

Trek from Ghandruk to Pothana (2,870m/9,416ft) - 5 to 6 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek from Pothana to Phedi and Drive to Pokhara (900m/2,952ft) - 4 to 5 hours trek, 1-hour drive

Day 5:

Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 6 to 7 hours’ drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

14. Best Of Central Nepal Tour

Bhaktapur

Major Highlights

  • Visit a Newari town of Bandipur village, a central Nepal's hidden gems
  • Relaxing boat trip at Phewa Lake
  • An excursion to the major places of Pokhara city- International Museum, David's Fall, Gupteshwor Mahadev, and Tibetan Refugee Camp
  • Explore Bhaktapur, the third medieval city in the Kathmandu valley

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

City and Cultural Tours

Difficulty

Level: Easy

Best Time to Travel:

All year round

Overview

Exploring Pokhara Valley, this 6-day tour allows you to explore Nepal's cultural hidden gems, including Bandipur and Bhaktapur. The short central Nepal tour begins with a drive to Bandipur, an ancient Newari village. After exploring the beautiful lake city of Pokhara, you'll enjoy the incredible views of the Annapurna range and Machhapuchhare before returning to Kathmandu. This is a perfect itinerary for all ages, can be done all year round, and provides experiences central to Nepal in a short time.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel

Day 2:

Drive from Kathmandu to Bandipur - 4 to 5 hours drive

Day 3:

Drive from Bandipur to Pokhara, Evening Boat Tour - 2 to 3 hours drive

Day 4:

Explore Pokhara

Day 5:

Fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu and Sightseeing tour in Bhaktapur - 25 minutes flight

Day 6:

Final Departure

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15. Bardia National Park Tour

Bardia National Park

Major Highlights

  • Visit Bardia National Park, the largest national park and wilderness area in the Terai region of Nepal
  • Jungle Safari options to get a lively experience with rare wild animals like Bengal tigers and one-horned rhinos
  • Enjoy the unique culture and tradition of the Tharu People

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Nature and Wildlife

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May), Autumn (September-November), and Winter (December-February)

Overview

The 6-day itinerary of the Bardia National Park tour offer you excellent wildlife watching opportunities. The area has well-preserved wildlife, including endangered or declining species. During your tour, you'll come across one-horned rhinoceros, royal Bengal tigers, swamp deers, wild elephants, crocodiles, water buffaloes, etc. An excellent choice for nature lovers, this park has aesthetic appeal and good ecological functions. You'll get a chance to become familiar with the Tharu community; their dance is very engaging.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trip Preparation

Day 2:

Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj and Drive to Bardia National Park - 40 minutes flight and 2-3 hours drive

Day 3:

Explore Bardia National Park

Day 4:

Explore Bardia: Jungle and River Safari

Day 5:

Drive Back to Nepalgunj and Fly to Kathmandu - 2 to 3 hours drive and 40 minutes flight

Day 6:

Final Departure

16. Kathmandu And Pokhara Sightseeing Tour

Phewa Lake

Major Highlights

  • Learn about the rich history of culture, art, and architecture of Kathmandu Valley 
  • Have a scenic overland journey to the beautiful lake city of Pokhara
  • Experience both cultural and natural tours of Nepal 
  • A great cultural tour option for those who are in Nepal for a shorter time

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

City and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

All year round

Overview

Ideal for families or those who love city-cultural tours, this 6-day tour is packed with the cultural and natural beauty of two famous cities of Nepal; Kathmandu and Pokhara. After exploring the top heritage sites in Kathmandu, you’ll have a scenic trip to Pokhara. In the lake city of Pokhara, you’ll visit different places like Davis fall, the International Museum, the Tibetan refugee camp, and Gupteshwor cave. 

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trip Preparation

Day 2:

Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

Day 3:

Drive to Pokhara (800m/2,624ft) - 6 to 7 hours (200 km) drive

Day 4:

Explore Pokhara

Day 5:

Drive to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 6 to 7 hours (200 km) drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

17. Kathmandu And Lumbini Sightseeing Tour

Lumbini

Major Highlights

  • Take an excursion tour of the World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu Valley
  • Visit the birthplace of Buddha, Lumbini
  • Tour around Maya Devi Temple, Ashoka Pillar, a sacred pond, and a garden with Bodhi Tree
  • Explore unlimited pagodas and the monasteries in the holy place of Lumbini
  • Discover the sacredness of this holy place and gain some spiritual experience

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

City and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

All year round

Overview

Kathmandu and Lumbini Sightseeing Tour, a 6-day package, includes exploring Kathmandu's iconic landmarks and a Buddhist pilgrimage site of Lumbini. Starting with the cultural tour in Kathmandu, you’ll end this trip by exploring the religious site of Lumbini. The sacred place of Lumbini has several monasteries, temples, museums, and monuments. This cultural tour is doable all year round in Nepal and is incomplete without visiting Lumbini, the world’s most spiritual site.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trip Preparation

Day 2:

Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

Day 3:

Drive to Lumbini - 7 to 8 hours (289 km) drive

Day 4:

Explore Lumbini

Day 5:

Drive back to Kathmandu - 7 to 8 hours (289 km) drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

18. Short Helambu Trek

Helambu Trek

Major Highlight

  • Hike through Langtang National Park and Shivapuri National Park
  • Explore the Langtang region in just 6 days 
  • Enjoy the glimpse of snow-capped peaks from the Tharepati Viewpoint 
  • Melamchi Gaun, immerse yourself in beautiful traditional Gurung and Tibetan-influenced culture

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, and Cultural Tours

Difficulty Level:

Easy to Moderate

Best Time to Travel:

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November)

Overview;

Short Helambu Trek is the closest 6 days trek from Kathmandu valley. The tour begins from Sundarijal, a one-hour drive from Kathmandu. In this trek, you walk through pine forests, boulders, grassy meadows, and vast pastures. Panoramic views of Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Gajala Peak, etc., will stun you. In addition, the region's cultural and natural beauty will allure you. On this trek, you'll walk through the lush rhododendron forests and serene hilly landscapes.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trek Preparation

Day 2:

Drive to Sundarijal (1,450m/4,757ft) and Trek to Chisapani (2,165m/7,100ft) - 1-hour drive and 3 to 4 hours trek

Day 3:

Trek to Kutumsang (2,470m/8,100ft) - 7 to 8 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek to Melamchi Gaun via Tharepati Viewpoint (3,690m/12,100ft) - 7 to 8 hours trek

Day 5:

Trek to Thimpu and Drive to Melamchi Bazaar and Drive back to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - 2 to 3 hours trek, 1-hour drive, 4 hours drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

19. Nepal Multi-Adventure Tour

Paragliding in Pokhara

Major Highlights

  • Witness the fabulous scene of the Himalayas, including Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu range
  • Hike to Sarangkot, one of the iconic vantage points for sunrise
  • Soar above Pokhara valley and Phewa Lake while paragliding
  • Experience a white river rafting in the Trishuli river

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

Trekking, Hiking, White Water Rafting, and Paragliding

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

All year round (Except Monsoon)

Overview

This 6-day trip is a bunch of active adventurous packs that give you a taste of the best outdoor activities in Nepal. It has many world-class beautiful rivers like the Trishuli river for white river rafting. On this tour, you can also participate in adrenaline rush activities like paragliding flights above the Phewa Lake in Pokhara. Besides, you'll also get to enjoy the best sunrise view and breathtaking Himalayan Panorama from Sarangkot Hill during this trip.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trip Preparation

Day 2:

Drive to Pokhara (800m/2,624ft) via Trishuli River Rafting - 6 to 7 hours drive

Day 3:

Paragliding from Sarangkot Hill, and Trek to Australian Camp (1,880m/6,167ft) - 5 to 6 hours trek

Day 4:

Trek from Australian Camp to Kande, Drive to Pokhara - 1 hour (3km) trek, 1 hour (20km) drive

Day 5:

Drive to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) – 6 to 7 hours (200 km) drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

20. Kathmandu And Chitwan Tour

Chitwan National Park

Major Highlights

  • Embark on the exciting jungle safari around the Chitwan National Park
  • Options of jungle walk and witness the rare wild species, including Royal Bengal Tiger
  • Take a village tour around Chitwan and get familiar with the Tharu culture and lifestyle
  • Go boating on the rivers of Chitwan and spot several species in their natural habitats
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu (Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple)

Trip Facts

Duration:

6 Days

Activity:

City and Cultural Tours, Nature, and Wildlife

Difficulty Level:

Easy

Best Time to Travel:

All year round (Except Monsoon)

Overview

Kathmandu and Chitwan is a 6-day tour with the major highlights of safari adventure in Chitwan National Park. The park is home to Bengal tigers, one-horned rhinos, wild elephants, golden jackals, clouded leopards, deer, gaurs, and other wildlife, as well as birds and reptiles. Not only this, but you’ll also encounter the unique culture of the Tharu community. This short Kathmandu and Chitwan Tour itinerary offers you the perfect blend of wildlife watching, adventure, and cultural tour in Kathmandu with UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1:         

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) - Transfer to Hotel and Trip Preparation

Day 2:

Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu

Day 3:

Drive to Chitwan - 5 to 6 hours (150km) drive

Day 4:

Jeep Safari or Jungle Walk and others Activities in Chitwan

Day 5:

Drive back to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,593ft) - 5 to 6 hours (150km) drive

Day 6:

Final Departure

Conclusion

To sum up, if you have 6 days in Nepal, you can do lots of activities like cultural tours, city sightseeing tours, hiking, trekking, helicopter tour, and many outdoor activities like rafting, paragliding, etc. Most of them are attainable throughout the year. All these 20 best itineraries are perfect for families and all age groups and require only 6 days to complete the tour.

If you have any queries and are looking forward to planning the trip to Nepal, please don’t hesitate to contact us. One of our travel consultants will respond to all your inquiries. So, choose any of these best itineraries to have the best experience of 6 days in Nepal!





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