Begnas and Rupa Lake
Lies in the northeast of the Pokhara valley at the distance of 13kms from the main city. These lakes are locates at the base of Begnas, mountain and are separated by the Pachabiya hill.
Phewa lake is located at an altitude of 784m higher than water level with an island temple at the center of the lake. It is second largest lake in the kingdom. Temple settled at the island is that the 2 storied temple dedicated to the boar magnification of Ajima. The reflection of Mt.Machhapuchhare & Annapurna may be seen in its serene water. Thick forest lies on the neighboring southern slope ofthe lake.
Seti river Gorge
Seti river Gorge is carved by Seti-Gandaki is one amongst the natural wonders of Pokhara. K.I.
Singh Bridge at Bagar, Mahendrapool & Prithivi Highway Bridge near Bus Park provides a perfect
view of the river’s dreadful rush and the deep gorge made by the turbulent flow of white water.
Devi’s fall is locally known Patale Chhango in the southern flank of the Pokhara valley is where the stream flowing from Fewa Lake collapses and surges down the rock into a deep gage, leaping through several potholes.
Mahendra cave lies at the north of the Pokhara city. It is big limestone cave, that is one amongst the few stalagmite cylinder caves found in Nepal.
Tibetan Village Tashiling is in the south and Tashii Palkhel in the north of Pokhara valley is the two Tibetan village which is inhabitant by the Tibetan people who keeps themselves busy by producing and selling woolen carpets and different handicrafts.
One museum displays the life styles and history of the Gurungs, Thakalis and Tharu and other one natural history museum and is functioned by the Annapurna Conservation area project. Butterflies,insects, birds and wild life found within the Annapurna region.
Spectacular Panorama of the Annapurna range forms the backdrop of Pokhara valley. The
mountains stretching from east to west includes Annapurna I to IV. It lies at the distance of 40kms from the valley and at the elevation of 900m. Among these Annapurna. Annapurna I (8.091m high is the highest peak. Mt. Machhapuchhare with its pyramid form dominated all the other neighboring Peaks. The other peaks are Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m, Lamjung Himal 6983m and Manaslu 8163m and Himalchuli.
Barahi Temple is the most vital spiritual monument in Pokhara. Built nearly in the middle of Phewa Lake, this two-storied pagoda is dedicated to the boar manifestation of Ajima, the protectors deity representing the female force Shakti. Devotees are often seen, especially on Saturday, carrying male animals and fowl across the lake to be sacrificed to the deity.
World Peace pagoda a huge Buddhist Stupa is located on top of a hill on the southern shore of
Phewa Lake. Besides being an excellent sight in itself, the shrine is a great vantage point which offers spectacular views of the Annapurna range and Pokhara city. You can get there by crossing the lake by boat then hiking up the hill.
Bindhyabasini Temple is the center of spiritual activity within the old bazaar. It is dedicated to deity Bhagawati, yet another manifestation of Shakti. The park like grounds supply a fine picnic area, and on Saturday and Tuesday once devotees flock there to offer sacrifices, take on a festival native flavor.
Walking to the Fewa lake, 2nd largest lake in Nepal, boating in the lake with a short visit to Barahi temple, located in the middle of the lake. The splendid views of the Annapurna Himalayan range can be found reflected on the lake.
Visit to Davis Fall, a charming waterfall and Gupteshwor (Mahadev)cave, the holy cave for Hindus where one can find the century long symbol of Lord Shiva.
Visit to International Mountain Museum, the place to learn everything about mountaineering in Nepal.
Visit to Seti gorge, a deep gorge with milky white water.
Hike or drive to World Peace Stupa for stunning sunrise and sunset view, and for the panoramic valley view along with the amazing peaks
Hike or drive to Sarangkot hilltop for stunning sunrise and sunset view, where one can also do PARAGLIDING on choice
- Transportation by tourist coach.
- Guide during sightseeing.
- Accommodation on twin sharing room.
- Domestic flights and airport departure taxes.
- Entrance fees for sightseeing/monument visits as per the itinerary.
- An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide.
- All government and local taxes.
- International airfare to and from Kathmandu
- All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks.
- Sweet things like chocolate.
- Tips for the guide, its not mandatory but expected