a city in central Nepal located at 28.24 N, 83.99 E,, 198 km west of Kathmandu.
It is the capital of Kaski District, Gandaki Zone and the Western Development
Region. It is also one of the most popular tourist destinations in Nepal.
Geography Phewa Lake Pokhara is situated in Pokhara, A most tourists Attraction
place in Nepal.
Reasons to visit
Pokhara is the hub of adventure and culture in Nepal.
Pokhara has a charming setting at the lower slope of the Himalayas. Pokhara is a
most lively city set amidst the serene valley. Apart from the Reasons to Visit
in Pokhara, trekking and rafting are worth mentioning. However, Pokhara has got
its reputation from its sightseeing spots. Nepal Tourism is getting good support
from the attractive places of Pokhara and its inflow of tourists. Pokhara is
attractive for the glorious and impeccable natural beauty. The most popular site
of the city is of course Fewa Lake. The picturesque beauty of the snow-covered
mountain hills that come in the peaceful water makes a perfect atmosphere of
harmony and magic. At an altitude that is lower than Kathmandu, Pokhara boasts
several more sultry feeling to it. The beautiful diversity of flowers alongside
the hills will mesmerize you.
Places to visit
The Fewa (or Phewa) Lake 1.5 kilometer long, second
largest lake in Nepal, offers an excellent view of the mountains and their
reflections on the lake. Many tours and trekking operators and hotels are
located on the lakeside. One can easily find a place to sit back, relax and
enjoy great meal while enjoying scenery here. You will also enjoy boating on the
lake. Most hotels and guest houses have traditional designs and layouts which
match with the surrounding views. The photo on the right is of Rara Lake,
another popular lake located in Pokhara.