Pokhara Valley: Pokhara valley (827 M) is 200 Km west of Kathmandu valley. Pokhara is
the most popular destinations in Nepal after Kathmandu. Pokhara is not a historical or heritage site but it is a land of natural beauty with
lakes and mountains. The valley is famous for lakes, snow capped mountains, beauty, and splendid panoramic scenes. Fewa, Rupa, and Begnash are
beautiful lakes in Pokhara. The peaks of MT. Fish Tail and MT. Annapurna and Lake Fewa are the land mark of Pokhara. These splendid mountain
peaks are very gorgeous. The reflection of MT. Machhapuchhre and MT. Annapurna on lake Fewa is very panoramic. On a clear day you can
almost reach out and touch them. You will have a very few words to describe the view of MT. Machhapuchhre on a clear full moon day. Pokhara
is start and end point of most of the trekking in Annapurna and Dhoulagiri regions. There are also plenty of sites around Pokhara valley where
a short trekking or a day hiking is enjoyed.
Places of Interest: Sheti Gorge, Davi's Fall, Mahendra Cave, Vindyavashini Temple, Barahi Temple, Fewa lake, Peace Stupa, Begnas Lake, Mountain Museum, Sarangkot, Kaundanda, Naudanda, etc.
Lake Fewa: Lake Fewa is the largest lake in Pokhara valley. You can enjoy water sports like swimming, boating, fishing, etc. in the lake. Temple Barahi, another land mark of Pokhara, is a famous temple in the tiny island of the lake Fewa. Eastern bank of the lake, which is popularly known as Lakeside, is the main tourist residence area in Pokhara. it starts from the dam on Fewa lake (south) to the base of Sarangkot (north). Hotels, restaurants, souvenir shops, banks, etc. are conveniently located in and around Lakeside.
Adventure in Pokhara: Paragliding, Ultra flight, Zip flyer, white water river rafting, hiking, etc.
Access: Pokhara is linked by Prithvi Highway, Shiddarth Highways, and other minor roads. It is also air linked with Kathmandu, and Jomsom. You can make journey to Pokhara more adventurous by white water river rafting in Trishuli river. Trishuli river is a river of rafting grade 2+ flows along Prithvi Highways to Pokhara. Moreover Pokhara is a gateway to Mustang including pilgrimage to Muktinath, Kagbeni, etc.