In my previous blog about ” Trekking Mardi Himal ” I didn’t mention what we have done in Pokhara, Nepal after returning from Mardi Himal base camp. We did a lot of fun in Pokhara after returning from Mardi Himal trekking.In this blog, post I will try to show you things to do in Pokhara in one day.
1.Boating in Fewa Lake (Fewa Taal)
Fewa lake or Fewa Taal is one of the biggest lakes of Nepal.Fewa lake is the main tourist attraction of Pokhara Nepal.There is a famous temple called Barahi Mandi (temple) in the middle of the lake. If the weather is clear you will be able to capture the reflection of the famous Machhepuchre mountain in it.But unfortunately, we were unable to capture the schene because of the weather.
2.Paragliding from Sarangkot Danda (Sarankot hill)
If you love paragliding or skydiving or wanna experience soaring through the high mountain then Pokhara is the perfect place for you. You will have a unique experience of flying above the Phewa lake and observing beautiful Machhepuchre (fishtail ) mountain.Go with a trained pilot and enjoy paragliding.
3.Stunning View of Annapurna Himal, Machhapuchre Himal (fishtail mountain ) from the pagoda
The world peace pagoda in Pokhara is another beautiful view of Pokhara city.This pagoda is built by Buddhist monks almost centuries ago.This is the main viewpoint where you can see the beautiful Machhepuchre mountain, floating in the lake if you are lucky enough ( for weather).This place is far from city crowd.
4.Hiking near beautiful hills
In my previous blog post “Trekking From Pokhara to Mardi Himal “I told you a unique experience about hiking and trekking from Pokhara city.Pokhara city is the really beautiful valley with beautiful hills and the high Himalayas.It will take days to reach Annapurna or machhepuchre but still, you can hike small hills near Pokhara.
5.Rafting Upper Seti River
Another thing you can do in Pokhara is rafting.With Beautiful Machhepuchre , Annapurna mountain views and naturally decorated places. Only 30 minutes from Pokhara’s Lakeside, you will experience one and half hour of rafting.
6.Mountain Biking near Pokhara city
For mountain bike lover you will have the thrilling experience of mountain biking near the Pokhara city.There are offroad and track specially designed for biking.You can rent a bicycle from Pokhara city cost about 10$ per day which is not so expensive.Its complete safe place with a relaxing environment.
7.Music and disco dance in Pokhara city
There are lots of hotels, puff, disco bar with the live performance of music,where you can enjoy dinner with romantic and mind refreshing music.
8.Hiding inside Mahendra Gupha( cave)
Mahendra Cave is another attraction of city Pokhara. It is about 1100 metres above sea level. It has formed in young (Pleistocene) limestone which is overlaid by conglomerates.The cave corridors are completely dark with continuously dripping water overhead which comes from devil’s falls . The cave is formed in limestone, which falls to the ground and continuously forms electrical sparks.
9.Bunjee Jumping in Hemja Pokhara Nepal
Bunjee jumping, located in Hemja Pokhara, has been rated as one of the most preferred bungee jumping destinations in Nepal. It is one of the best places in the world where bungee jumping can be done from a long hanging bridge.It costs around 8000 NPR per jump, a bit expensive, but totally worth the experience.
Weak-hearted people should not try this.
10.Walk around devil’s Falls
This is another wonder of Pokhara city .Waterfalls go into the unknown underground tunnel.After exiting the tunnel, the water passes through Mahendra cave.That’s really amazing place.
If you love bungee jumping, hiking then one day is not enough.You have to plan at least three days to experience all of the above mentioned wonderful things in Pokhara Nepal.Many tourists visit with their respective country of residence?