A natural and remarkable beauty place Pokhara is located at an elevation of 850 m from the sea level and 200 km west of Kathmandu valley, about 25-30 minutes flight and 6-7 hours drive from Kathmandu. The city is known as a center of adventure. This enchanting city has several beautiful Lakes and offers stunning panoramic views of Himalayan peaks. The serenity of Lakes and the magnificence of the Himalayas rising behind them create an ambiance of peace and magic. So today the city has not only become the starting point for most popular trekking and rafting destinations but also a place to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature.
Pokhara valley is the most popular destination in Nepal after Kathmandu .The natural beauty of its lakeside location and its proximity to the mountains, not any great historical or cultural endowment, it is the starting point for some of the most famous treks west of Nepal .The rare combinations of snow clad peaks and snow fed lakes and rivers has helped to make the valley of Pokhara one of the most picturesque natural attraction in the Kingdom.
A must visit for all visitors to Pokhara valley is the Fewa lake. A half day excursion of the Pokhara market, the cap factory and Seti gorge.If the tourist have more time in hand can visit KI Singh Bridge, David fall, the Begnas and Rupa Tal (3 hours hike) to Sarangkot or Hyangja. Pokhara has some interesting sites with religious significance like Varahi temple in the middle of the Lake and Bindha Basini Temple in the city, Tibetan refuse camp in Kathmandu and Pokhara has its share of settlements, where Tibetan arts and handmade carpets can shop.