Travel Itinerary for Nepal by Trip Garuda
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24th May to 30th May, 2024Budget Friendly Flight
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Estimated Budget
for the Trip
USD 2,380 - 3,600View Breakdown

Things to do in Nepal in May

Day 1 - Friday 24th, May
morning -

Arrival and check-in at the hotel

afternoon -

Visit Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) which offers stunning views of the Kathmandu Valley

evening -

Enjoy a traditional Nepali dinner at Nepali Chulo Restaurant

Day 2 - Saturday 25th, May
morning -

Visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its ancient palaces, temples, and shrines

afternoon -

Explore the bustling streets of Thamel and enjoy shopping for souvenirs

evening -

Relax at Garden of Dreams, a historical garden with a peaceful ambiance

Day 3 - Sunday 26th, May
morning -

Drive to Pokhara and soak in the stunning views of the Himalayas

afternoon -

Visit Devi's Fall, a unique waterfall where the water disappears underground

evening -

Enjoy a relaxing boat ride on Phewa Lake and witness the reflection of the Annapurna Range

Day 4 - Monday 27th, May
morning -

Explore the International Mountain Museum to learn about the history and significance of the Himalayas

afternoon -

Take a short hike to World Peace Pagoda for panoramic views of Pokhara

evening -

Stroll around Lakeside and savor a delicious Nepali dinner at a local restaurant

Day 5 - Tuesday 28th, May
morning -

Explore the local market at Lakeside for unique souvenirs and handicrafts

afternoon -

Embark on a paragliding adventure with breathtaking views of Pokhara's landscapes

evening -

Try local street food at the bustling Phewa Lakeside area

Day 6 - Wednesday 29th, May
morning -

Visit the Annapurna Butterfly Museum to witness a variety of butterfly species

afternoon -

Explore the Gurkha Memorial Museum to learn about the history of the Gurkha soldiers

evening -

Enjoy a serene evening at the Peace Stupa and witness a stunning sunset

Day 7 - Thursday 30th, May
morning -

Last-minute souvenir shopping in Kathmandu

afternoon -

Explore Patan Durbar Square, another UNESCO World Heritage Site with exquisite architecture

evening -

Farewell dinner at the Everest Steak House for a memorable end to the trip

Weather in Nepal in Invalid date
Avg Temp18°C to 28°C
Chance of Rain30%
Seasonmonsoon

The weather in Nepal in May is generally warm and humid. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

Travel eSims for Nepal

*Travel eSims are a great way to stay connected while travelling. They are easy to set up online, no need to visit a store, and can be used in multiple countries. They are a data saver compared to international roaming and are compatible with most phones.

Things to Carry on your trip to Nepal

Clothing & Apparel

Lightweight, breathable clothing -

Nepal's climate is humid and warm, so pack light, loose clothing made from natural fibers like cotton or linen.

Hiking clothes -

If you plan on doing any trekking, pack comfortable, moisture-wicking hiking clothes.

Warm layers -

Evenings in Nepal can be cool, so pack a light jacket or sweater.

Rain gear -

Nepal's monsoon season runs from June to September, so pack a waterproof jacket and pants.

Comfortable shoes -

You'll be doing a lot of walking in Nepal, so pack comfortable shoes with good support.

Accessories

Wide-brimmed hat -

Protect your face from the sun and rain with a wide-brimmed hat.

Sunglasses -

Nepal's sun can be strong, so pack a pair of sunglasses to protect your eyes.

Scarf -

A scarf can be used for warmth, sun protection, or as a head covering.

Insect repellent -

Nepal is home to a variety of insects, so pack insect repellent to keep them away.

First-aid kit -

Pack a small first-aid kit with basic supplies like bandages, antiseptic, and pain relievers.

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport and visa -

Make sure your passport is valid for at least six months beyond your intended stay and that you have obtained the necessary visa.

Travel insurance -

Protect yourself against unexpected events with travel insurance.

Money -

Nepal's currency is the Nepalese rupee (NPR). You can exchange currency at banks, exchange bureaus, and hotels.

Credit cards -

Credit cards are widely accepted in Nepal, but it's a good idea to have some local currency on hand.

Phone and charger -

Make sure your phone is unlocked and that you have a local SIM card or international roaming plan.

Good to have

Water bottle -

Nepal's tap water is not safe to drink, so bring a reusable water bottle and fill it up with purified water.

Snacks -

Pack some snacks to keep you going between meals.

Travel towel -

A travel towel is lightweight and compact, making it easy to pack and use.

Headlamp -

A headlamp is useful for early morning or late-night activities.

Small backpack -

A small backpack is handy for carrying your essentials while exploring.

Electronics

Camera -

Capture your memories with a camera.

Power bank -

Keep your devices charged with a power bank.

Travel adapter -

Make sure you have the right travel adapter for Nepal.

Noise-canceling headphones -

Block out noise and enjoy your music or podcasts.

E-reader -

Bring an e-reader to keep up with your reading.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Both cash and credit cards are widely accepted in Nepal. Some smaller businesses and street vendors may only accept cash.

Food Delivery Apps in Nepal

Local Experiences in Nepal

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Budget for Nepal in May, 2024
  • Budget
  • Tips to Save Money
USD2,380 - 3,600

Approximate Budget Range for your trip.

Travel Expenses Breakdown
Flight Expense
USD 400- 600
Food
USD 1,080- 1,500
Hotel
USD 300- 450
Local Travelling
USD 300- 600
Activities
USD 200- 300
Miscellaneous
USD 100- 150
Simple Tips to save money while travelling to Nepal
  • Bargain at local markets for better prices on souvenirs
  • Try local street food for an authentic culinary experience

*Disclaimer - Please note that the travel budget suggestions provided by Trip Garuda are generated through AI algorithms based on available data and user input. While we strive for accuracy, these estimates may not reflect real-time pricing or unforeseen expenses. We recommend using these figures as a general guide and encourage you to conduct further research and budgeting based on your specific travel requirements.