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Pokhara Valley Tour
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Pokhara Valley Tour

Phewa Lake:

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Tal Barahi Temple:

Barahi Temple Pokhara, Visit Pokhara, Tour Pokhara, Pokhara sightseeing, Phewa Lake and Tal BarahiThe Barahi temple is the most important monument in Pokhara. Built almost in the center of the Phewa Lake, this two-story pagoda is dedicated to the boar manifestation of Ajima, the protectress deity representing the female force Shakti. Devotees can be seen, especially on Saturdays, carrying male animals and fowl across the lake to be sacrificed to the deity.

Seti Gandaki River:

Seti Gorge Pokhara, Visit Seti Gorge Pokhara, Pokhara Tour, Pokhara Views, Annapurna Panorama, Seti RiverAnother of Pokhara’s natural wonders that unfailingly interests visitors is the Seti Gandaki river. Flowing right through the city, the boisterous river runs completely underground at places. Amazingly, at certain points the river appears hardly two meters wide. But its depth is quite beyond imagination – over 20 meters! Mahendrapul, a small bridge near the old Mission Hospital, provides a perfect view of the river’s dreadful rush and the deep gorge make by its powerful flow.

Davi’s Fall:

Davi's Fall, Patale Chhango Pokhara, Visit Patale Chhango, Davi's Falls Tour, Pokhara sightseeing, Sightseeing Tour in Pokhara, Pokhara Tour and Davils FallsLocally known as the Patale Chhango (Hell’s Fall), Devi’s Fall (also know as Devin’s and Devid’s) is a awesome, lovely waterfall lying about two kilo meter south west of the Pokhara airport on the Siddhartha Highway to Tansen. Legend has it that a trekker (Devin, David…) was washed away by the Pardi Khola and mysteriously disappeared down into an underground passage beneath the fall.

Mahendra Cave (Gupha):

Mahendra Cave Pokhara, Visit Mahendra Cave, Mahendra Gupha, Tour in Mahendra CaveAnother of nature’s wonders in Pokhara is the Mahendra Cave. This large limestone cave is locally known as the House of Bats, an apt name for it. At two hour walk to the north of Pokhara, it is best to bring your own torch to see the stalactites and stalagmites, as well as the local winged residents.

Tibetan refugee Camp (Village):

Tibetan Refugee Camp Market Pokhara, Pokhara Tibetan Refugee CampTashiling in the south and Tashi Palkhel (near by Devi’s Fall) in the north of Pokhara valley is the two Tibetan village which is inhabited by the Tibetan people who keeps themselves busy by producing and trading woolen carpets and another handicraft.

Old Bazaar and Bindabashini Temple:

Binda Bashini Temple Pokhara, Binda Bashini Temple sightseeing Pokhara, Pokhara Binda Bashini Temple tourPokhara’s traditional Bazaar is colorful and so are its ethnically diverse traders. In its temples and monuments can be seen ties to the Newar architecture of the Kathmandu Valley. Located about four kilometers from Lake side, the market’s original charm is alive and well. This area strewn with shops selling commodities from edibles and cloth to cosmetics and gold is pleasant and shady spot to stroll around. The old Bazaar is also home to one of Pokhara’s most important shrines.

 

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Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave

Gupteshwar Mahadev Cave lies opposite to Devi's Fall and has an ancient temple of Lord Mahadev or Shiva inside. Pilgrims gather there on Mondays of the month of Shrawan every year to pay a special tribute to the deity. Its allow enter to clamber through a low tunnel behind the shrine, emerging in a damp cavern behind the thundering waters of Devi's Falls.

You will have a good chance of observing how they carry out their religious activities and also photograph the proceedings as well as several other attractions in the vicinity. Pedlar's are often seen selling their items to the crowd. If you look at the ceiling of the cave, you can see branches and other detritus, forced into cracks by the force of the waters when the cave floods every monsoon.

 

Pokhara Sarangkot Hiking

Pokhara Sarangkot hiking situated in the western part of Nepal at an elevation of about 1700 m. Sarangkot is very popular for mountain scenery. It is one of the best hiking point and famous place to view mountain for old and weary, family with children travelers. Drive and short hiking trip from Pokhara offers a one of the best mountain view of Annapurna Himalayas & Dhaulagiri. Here you can see panoramic views of Annapurna (8091m/ 26,545ft), Manasalu (8165m/ 26,781ft), Ganesh Himal (7446m/ 24,422ft), Dhaulagiri (8167m/ 26,795ft), Machhapuchare (the sacred mountain) and 25 other mountains over 6000 meters (19,680ft) high. This area also offers you views of the Pokhara Valley with all its natural beauty and Peace Pagoda Stupa. Sarangkot is another spot renown for seeing the sunrise over the Himalayas as well as it’s a good spot for Paragliding flight those who wanted to exploring the Himalaya by Paragliding having Ultimate adventure imaginable and most unique aerial experience in Nepal.

 

International Mountain Museum

The newest cultural offering in Pokhara, the International Mountain Museum is devoted to the mountains of Nepal and the mountaineers who climbed them. Inside you can see original gear from many of the first Himalayan ascents, as well as displays on the history, culture, geology and flora and fauna of the Himalaya. The museum is south of the airstrip near the Himalaya Eye Hospital. The Himalaya is the greatest mountain system in the world. It stretches 2400 km from east to west between Nanga Parbat and Namcha Barwa peaks. Most find such an immense range of mountains hard to envisage because the scale is beyond one's experience.

Cradled among the mountains in the central Himalaya with profusion of high peaks lies the kingdom of Nepal. Of the fourteen peaks in the world that exceed 8,000 meters no fewer than eight of them are in Nepal, including Mt. Everest the highest in the world.

The mystery of the unknown, sheer beauty of majestic peaks and above all, an urge to experience the challenge of climbing world's highest mountains have attracted thousands of climbers to the Himalayan slopes.

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