Pokhara is the second largest city in Nepal and one of the most popular tourist destination in the country after Kathmandu. The altitude varied from 827 meters in the southern region to 1740 meters in the north. The famous place in Pokhara are Fewa Lake, White Stupa, Sarangkot, Begnas Lake, Gupteshwor and Mahendra Cave, International Museum, Barahi Temple, Bindyabasini Temple and Annapurna Region Himalayas. Pokhara also offer many outdoor adventure sports activities like Paragliding, Ultra flight, White Water Rafting, Zip Flyer, Bungy, Mt Biking, Hiking, Trekking, Sunrise and Sunset view.
Distancee: 200 kms from Kathmandu
Place Covered: Sarangkot, Lakeside, Fawa Lake, Peace Stupa
Best Seasons: Mid September to End of May
Journey Timing: Overland Tour 6/7 Hours & By Flight 30 min
Sightseeing of preminent touristic site in Pokhara valley
Get Nature View Experience - Annapurna Panoramic Himalayas, Fewa Lake, Caves, Stupa, Rivers etc
Fun & Enjoy Adventure Sports - Paragliding, Zip Flyer, Ultra Flight, Rafting, Bungy etc
Day 01 - KATHMANDU TO POKHARA:
Today Early Breakfast, Process drive to Pokhara approx 6-7 hours journey. and Transfe to Pokhara Hotel.. Check in & refreshment then rest of the time free for leisure. Either go for explore lakeside or take a rest at hotel.
Day 02 - POKHARA CITY SIGHTSEEING:
Early morning around 4:30 Am. Your guide will take to Sarangkot height for the Sunrise and Mountain view - where you can the Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, Annapurna I and III, Fishtail, Gangapurna,Lamjung Himal, Manaslu and many more other small peaks.
Sarangkot is famous for the view of the sunrise and the mountains. Tourists climb the hilltop early in the morning to view the sunrise. A 6 km climb from Pokhara will take to Sarangkot. The stunning view of Pokhara valley, Hemja village, Fewa Lake, Talbarahi Temple, the World Peace Stupa and Lakeside from Sarangkot mesmerizes any living soul. Adrenaline junkies can undertake paragliding from here. There are also luxurious hotels and restaurant at Sarangkot. Tourists preferring to stay away from the city crowd choose to stay here. A small tower has also been constructed for sightseeing. The tower is equipped with telescope to take a closer look at distant sceneries. A 13 km trek to Kaskikot starts from Sarangkot. BINDABASINI TEMPLE:
It is located on the top of a small hill at the north end of the old bazar. This is believed as one of the oldest temples in the valley, and is most famous in Pokhara. On lucky days, one may get to witness a Hindu wedding ceremony taking place in the premises of this temple GORKHA MEMORIAL MUSEUM:
Pokhara and its surrounding is mainly the homeland of the world famous Gurkhas soldiers. Remanding the reminiscence of those soldiers. Gorkha Memorial Museum has been established in the premises of the British Camp. It contains a collection of used uniforms, Medals, Pictures and more materials used by those brave and courageous soldiers during the first and second wartime SETI GORGE:
It is a mysterious wonder of Pokhara. Originated from the Machhapuchhre glacier (Fishtail) Seti which means white in Nepali language. River runs through the main city area in about 40 meters depth. The river provides a perfect view of its dreadful rush before it disappears at Bagar into a deep gorge. The gorge is visible from the bridges in the city. K.I. Singh Bridge, northwest end of the city, Mahendra Pool, Ramghat and Prithivi Chowk. DAVID'S FALL:
The water flowing from Phewa Lake sows a wonderful fall. We find hollow sandy part and a heavy fall of water within its natural trench. It looks really amazing scene of rainbow with sunlight when a volume of water falls in the deep rocky gorge and produces the water vapor especially in the summer. GUPTESHWOR MAHADEV CAVE:
Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave is located just opposite sides of David's Fall where the Hindu religion people worship a temple of their great god Mahadev inside the cave. WORLD PEACE Stupa:
The World Peace Stupa is visible to everyone when looking south from the Fewa lake. The altitude of the Stupa located on top of the Anadudanda is around 1100 meters above sea level. The site has also become a vantage point to observe the mountains, Lakes and the city of Pokhara. Anadudanda can be reached by hiking for half an hour after boating across the Fewa Lake.Those preferring the easy way is one can take the road from Chhorepatan on the other side. Some 9 km along the Prithivi Highway. Prayers are performed every year at the Stupa for World Peace. The site witnesscrowd of picknickers and sightseeing towering peaks, the sparking Fewa Lake and lush green Pokhara valley can be observed towards the North, bringing life the metaphorical "heaven on earth".
HOW TO GET THERE:
Pokhara lies 200 km west from Kathmandu, 78 km north from Sunauli border and 72 km south from norther border. We can access from Kathmandu within 25 minutes flight and there are about 40 flight a day to and from Kathmandu. Likewise, There are about 20 and more regular tourist buses everyday. There are also rular buses from Sunauli, Kakarvitta, Birgunj, Nepalgunj and Mahendranagar. Private vehicle more easy to access transportation for go to Pokhara.
FAMOUS TREKKING DESTINATION FROM POKHARA:
1. MUKTINATH TEMPLE YATRA (PILGRIMS SITE) | Duration: 5 NIGHTS 6 DAYS - Muktinath Tour Package
2. ANNAPURNA CIRCUIT TREK (ACAP) | Duration: 18 NIGHTS 19 DAYS - Annapurna Circuit Trekking
3. ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP TREK (ABC) | Duration: 13 NIGHTS 14 DAYS - Annapurna Base Camp Trek
4. GHOREPANI TREKKING (POON HILL) | Duration: 9 NIGHTS 10 DAYS - Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking
5. UPPER MUSTANG TREK (LO MANTHANG) | Duration: 19 NIGHTS 20 DAYS - Upper Mustang Trekking
6. AUSTRALIAN CAMP HIKING (DHAMPUS) | Duration: 7 NIGHTS 8 DAYS - Dhampus Australian Camp Hiking
7. JOMSOM MUKTINATH TREK (LOWER MUSTANG) | Duration: 13 NIGHTS 14 DAYS - Jomsom Muktinath Trekking
BB Plan Twin Sharing Basis Hotel Accommodation for 2 Nights / Morning Sarangkot Excursion for Sunrise & Mt View / One full Day City sightseeing as per above itinerary with an English Speaking Guide / Transportation by a/c private vehicle as per the group size.
Lunch and Dinner while Pokhara hotel stay / Temple,Monastery and Monument Entrance fee during sightseeing period / Personal Nature Expenses such as laundry, telephone call, bar bills,beverage and tips etc / Optional tour if any which is not includes our package.