Pokhara Vacations

Pokhara is the third largest city in Nepal, and the most popular among tourists. Its lakeside location offers both a respite from the harsh, mountainous Tibetan plateau and an embarkation point for Himalayan trekking. The city is modern and comfortable, but most of the attractions in the area are of …

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Things to see and do in Pokhara

Agi | Trip by SkyscannerAnnapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
rouadec | FlickrAnnapurna Circuit
Annapurna Circuit
Yanti | Trip by SkyscannerSarangkot
untitled_folder | FlickrWorld Peace Pagoda (Shanti Stupa)
World Peace Pagoda (Shanti Stupa)
Sue King | Trip by SkyscannerPhewa Lake
Phewa Lake
Jim Tan | Trip by SkyscannerSunrise Paragliding
Sunrise Paragliding
Juno Kim | Trip by SkyscannerOld Gurung Museum at Ghandruk
Old Gurung Museum at Ghandruk
Juno Kim | Trip by SkyscannerGhandruk
Juno Kim | Trip by SkyscannerInternational Mountain Museum
International Mountain Museum

Reviews of Pokhara

Anne Lowrey
Anne LowreySan Francisco, California, USA

Pokhara was one of the first places I traveled solo as a woman, and the sight of the Himalayas at dawn over the town and from the mountain is still one of the most divine experiences I've ever had. A great place to slow down, do some yoga, or even leap off a mountain (with a paragliding guide, of course.)

Baia Dzagnidze
Baia DzagnidzeTbilisi, Georgia

Pokhara is a small town nestled along the lake Phewa. The sightseeing here is limited, as the town is a hub point for those who'd love to hike around the mountainous regions of the country. There are two main attractions here: a temple right in the middle of the lake and a World Peace Stupa located at the top of the mountain. Both of them are only accessible by boat, and you'll need to hike to reach the stupa.

Eagle Eye Treks Nepal
Eagle Eye Treks NepalKathmandu, Nepal

Pokhara 'the city of seven lake'is beautiful and peaceful travel destination of Nepal. boating in fewa lake, paragliding, Annapurna Himalayan range view from Sarangkot and peach stupa is amazing. caves, waterfall and museums are interesting. Love to been more than 1000 times in heaven of earth.

Juno Kim
Juno KimAnchorage, Alaska, USA

Pokhara is a laid-back city on Phewa Lake of Nepal. As a gateway to the Annapurna Circuit, a popular trail in the Himalayas, it attracts a lot of trekkers and backpackers each year. It's a great place to visit especially because of the amazing view of the mountains and lake.

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