Pokhara is one of the most beautiful tour valley of Nepal. It is a sub capital of Nepal, which is exactly located in the middle of the hilly region of Nepal, where thousands of people visit every year. Pokhara has 5 more lakes. Among them, Phewa Lake and Beganas are the major tourist attracting places. Likewise, Bungee Jumping, Sarangkot Paragliding, Sightseeing of David Falls can be done in Pokhara Valley.
Pokhara is located nearly 200 KM far from Kathmandu Valley. It takes nearly 4-5 hours to reach in Pokhara from Capital Kathmandu. Tourists also visit pokhara to see the range of Mt Annapurna rage, Mt Machhapuchhre of southern place. By the way, Pokhara is a destination, where every tourist has to visit if s/he want multiple holiday activities like sightseeing, visiting of Mahendra Cave , paragliding in Sarangkot, rafting, honeymoon tour, boating in lakes (Phewa Lake, Beganas Lake, Rupa Lake etc), Fishing, International Mountain Museum ad night party etc. Though Pokhara is a crowded city, it is quite calm city. Indeed, it is not less crowded than Kathmandu City.
Pokhara is one most expensive city of Nepal, and it is the gate way of Muktinath Tour and Upper Mustang Trek. Similar to the diversity of ethnicity in whole Nepal, Pokhara has also the vast diversity of cast and ethnicity.
When you go for boating in Phewa Lakes, do not forget to visit Tal Barahi temple which is exactly located in the middle of the Phewa Lake. Boating in twilight in Phewa lakes brings different joyous to people.
Things to do and see in Pokhara
- Mountain views
- Phewa Lake
- Begnas lake and Rupa Lake
- Barahi Temple
- World Peace Stupa
- Seti Gandaki
- Devi’s Fall
- Gupteswar Gupha
- Mahendra Gupha
- Robert’s Aviary
- The Old Bazaar
- Bindhyabasini Temple
- The Tibetan refugee settlement