The capital of nature

Pokhara is situated at about 827 meter from sea level, and is located 124 miles (about 200 km) west of Kathmandu and can be reached by plane in 35 minutes or in 5 hours by surface drive. Pokhara is the next destination after Kathmandu for many adventure and pleasure trips. Pokhara is often called the enchanting Himalayan valley with a heart of major actions and adventures. Surrounded by beautiful snow-caped mountains, with a magnificent lake of crystal-clear pure Himalayan water, all-year round pleasing weather, and friendly Pokhra inhabitants will greet you with a smile and leave you with the most unforgettable moments in your life. Abundant with lakes, thrilling caves and gorges, temples, magnificent views of the snow-capped mountains, Pokhara is also the gateway to the major Annapurna trekking routes.

Pokhara is situated at about 827 meter from sea level, and is located 124 miles (about 200 km) west of Kathmandu and can be reached by plane in 35 minutes or in 5 hours by surface drive. Pokhara is the next destination after Kathmandu for many adventure and pleasure trips. Pokhara is often called the enchanting Himalayan valley with a heart of major actions and adventures. Surrounded by beautiful snow-caped mountains, with a magnificent lake of crystal-clear pure Himalayan water, all-year round pleasing weather, and friendly Pokhra inhabitants will greet you with a smile and leave you with the most unforgettable moments in your life. Abundant with lakes, thrilling caves and gorges, temples, magnificent views of the snow-capped mountains, Pokhara is also the gateway to the major Annapurna trekking routes.

Attractions in Pokhara, around and from Pokhara

  • Barahi Temple

    Barahi Temple The Barahi temple, an Island temple in the middle of Phewa Lake is picturesque and a highly venerated temple of Pokhara. Every visitor to Pokhara will certainly pay visit to this temple. Devotees can

  • Bindhyavasini Temple

    Bindhyavasini Temple After Fewa Lake, if Pokhara is famous for any other sights, then its the Bindhyavasini Temple. It is the center of religious activity in Pokhara and the surroundings. It is dedicated to Goddess Bhagwa

  • Davis Fall

    Davis Fall Witness a unique waterfall that lies 2 Km from central Pokhara City. The water fall directly goes into a deep and narrow canal with no ends. It is believed that this deadly waterfall took the life of

  • Phewa Lake

    Fewa Lake Fewa Lake, 1.5 kilometers long, second largest lake in Nepal, offers an excellent view of the mountains and their reflections on the lake. Many tours and trekking operators and hotels are located on t

  • Gupteshwar Mahadeva Cave

    Gupteshwar Mahadeva Cave Gupteswar Mahadeva Cave is a sacred cave, 2km from Pokhara airport on the Siddhartha Highway leading southwest from the city. The entrance is right across from Davis Fall and the cave is almost 3 km l

  • Sarangkot A pleasant 3 hour's walk or 40 minutes drive will take you to the top of the Sarangkot Hill (1600m) overlooking Phewa Lake. Some people make the walk to Sarangkot as preparation for a longer trek, but

  • Seti Gorge

    Seti Gorge Seti Gandaki and Seti Gorge are other two important places to visit in Pokhara. The Seti Gandaki flows right through the city, it runs completely underground at many places. There is a local myth that

  • The Lakeside Lakeside in Pokhara is what Thamel is in Kathmandu. It lies on the east shore of Lake Phewa, caters specifically for tourists. Numerous hotels, guest houses, restaurants and shops lie on either sides

  • Tibetan Village

    Tibetan Village Tibetan Village lies near the Davis Fall and Gupteshwar Cave. You may experience a little Tibet in this village itself. You will visit Tibetan monastery and hand-make carpet factory, schools etc. in h

  • World Peace Pagoda

    World Peace Pagoda World Peace Pagoda is a massive Bhuddhist stupa, is situated on top of a hill on the southern shore of Phewa Lake. Besides being an impressive sight in itself, the shrine is a great vantage point, whi