To make the country of Nepal a dream destination the city of Pokhara welcomes the tourists heartily. The city of Pokhara Nepal is situated in the valley of Pokhara, which is about 500 maters lower than the capital of the country of Nepal, Kathmandu. There are four rivers where river rafting can be done in Pokhara.
The most popular trekking trail of Nepal known as the Annapurna region is situated in the city of Pokhara Nepal. This is the reason that the city of Pokhara is so famous among the tourists. The most spectacular monument in Pokhara is the temple of Barahi. The temple of Barahi is located almost in the center of the Pokhara Lake.
Devi’s Fall is another attraction in the city of Pokhara. This fall is about 2 kilometers south west of the Airport of Pokhara. Mahendra Cave is the natural wonder present in the city of Pokhara. The stalagmites and the stalactites of this cave is a thing to watch.
The traditional market of Pokhara popularly known as the Old Bazar is a very colorful market area in Pokhara city. The Bindhyabasini Mandir, which is which is a very important shrine of the city is also present in the Old Bazar.
The Pokhara Museum reflecting the ethnic diversity and assortment of Nepal is situated in the city of Pokhara. The ethnic groups of Nepal had typical way of lifestyle which is presented in the museum through models. The city of Pokhara is extremely beautiful and very attractive tourist spot.
Kathmandu and Pokhara are the two best-known cities in Nepal. By availing different mode of transportation Pokhara can be reached from Kathmandu. The adventure seekers, on the other hand prefer to undertake a trekking journey from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Approximately 200 kilometers distance has to be crossed to reach Pokhara from Kathmandu.
By boarding an aircraft also people can reach this wonderful city of Pokhara. People who do not have much time to spend on his journey can go for this option. Flight takes only 30 minutes time to reach Pokhara. Mountain flight is considered to be the best transportation option for reaching Pokhara.
Apart from those, people can also take a bus ride or a taxi ride to easily access this beautiful city of Nepal. Bus journey takes around 6 hours time. Those public buses run regularly from Kathmandu to Pokhara. On the other hand, people who can afford high expenses for making their journey a comfortable one can go for taxi rides.
As Pokhra has a wonderful roadway link, routes offered to the travelers are also widely different. Some remote village paths also links Pokhra and Kathmandu. Those paths are ideal for biking. Some trekking routes are also there connecting Kathmandu and Pokhara.
Places to See in Pokhara
Pokhara is the adventure center in Nepal. Here different types of exciting activities are undertaken. Pokhara is considered to be the perfect place for the rock climbers and rafters. Some of the alluring places that can be explored while roaming around the city are Devi's Fall, Fewa Lake, Sarankot, Barahi Temple, Mahendra Cave, the Old Bazaar and city museums.
|Other Cities in Nepal|