3 days in Kathmandu, Darjeeling & Siliguri Itinerary

3 days in Kathmandu, Darjeeling & Siliguri Itinerary

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3 days in Kathmandu, Darjeeling & Siliguri Itinerary

Start: Konni, India
Drive + Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Kathmandu, Nepal
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Darjeeling, India
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Siliguri, India
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h 45​min
End: Konni, India

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Kathmandu, Nepal

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahavihar) and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Swayambhunath Temple.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kathmandu online driving holiday planner .

Konni, India to Kathmandu is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Konni in September since evenings lows in Kathmandu dip to 22°C. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Kathmandu

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahavihar)
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Swayambhunath Temple ©
Swayambhunath Temple
Golden Temple (Hiranya Varna Mahavihar) ©

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Darjeeling, India

Darjeeling ©
The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
On the 13th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahakal Temple.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Darjeeling online route planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Kathmandu to Darjeeling in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, train, and taxi. Traveling from Kathmandu in September, expect Darjeeling to be somewhat warmer, temps between 38°C and 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Siliguri.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Historic Sites
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Mahakal Temple ©
Mahakal Temple

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Siliguri, India

Siliguri
Siliguri is a city which spans across the Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri districts in the Indian state of West Bengal. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): browse the different shops at City Centre.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Siliguri journey planner .

You can drive from Darjeeling to Siliguri in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Siliguri

Shopping
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