Pokhara full day sightseeing by hike or by car

Pokhara full day sightseeing by hike

Pokhara one day hike / sightseeing tour

Pick up: One hour before sunrise timing

End: 1 pm

Duration: 8 hours

Includes:

# Professional Local city tour guide

# Boat ride cost

# All Entrance Fee

# Mineral Water

# Breakfast, lunch, tea, and coffee.

# Transportation in a private vehicle

Excludes:

No alcoholic drinks.

What should I bring on a hike?

For our one-day hike, please ensure you bring a small bag to carry essentials such as a camera, tissue paper, cell phone, etc. It’s also advisable to bring a hat to shield yourself from the sun’s heat during the trek. We do provide mineral water throughout the hike. Casual or sports shoes are suitable for the terrain; there’s no need for boots. Additionally, dress appropriately for the prevailing weather conditions to ensure comfort throughout the journey.

Pokhara, the second most visited city in Nepal and a renowned tourist haven, captivates visitors with its serene ambiance and stunning natural surroundings. Resting on the shores of Phewa Lake, the city boasts panoramic views that include three of the world’s highest peaks—Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, and Manasalu. The iconic Machhapuchre, with its distinctive pointed peak, has become synonymous with Pokhara’s charm. Serving as the gateway for trekkers embarking on the Annapurna Circuit, Pokhara offers a plethora of sightseeing opportunities. Lakeside, lining the shores of Phewa Lake, teems with vibrant shops and restaurants. A boat ride to the historic Barahi temple on an island in the lake is a must. Perched on a hill overlooking the southern end of Phewa Lake, the World Peace Stupa provides a breathtaking panorama of the lake and the Annapurna Himalayas. Sarangkot, on the southern hillside, offers a mesmerizing dawn spectacle with snow-capped Annapurnas framing lush green valleys. The Seti Gandaki River, carving spectacular gorges in and around the city, adds to the enchantment of Pokhara, with its narrow and hidden channels creating a unique landscape.

The primary destinations included in the full-day Pokhara sightseeing by hike are:
  • Sarangkot sunrise and mountain views
  • boat ride across the Fewa Lake
  • Hike to the peace stupa
  • Hike to the Shiva statue
  • Visit Devi’s Fall
  • Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave
  • Tibetan village
  • Afternoon Lunch

Itinerary

Experience the enchanting beauty of Pokhara with our full-day sightseeing tour that promises a perfect blend of natural wonders and cultural richness.

Early morning drive to Sarangkot hill: Enjoy an exciting adventure to Sarangkot Hill, where the sunrise reveals a breathtaking landscape. Your tour begins when our skilled guide takes you away from your accommodation before daybreak. As you ascend, your anticipation grows for the stunning scene that awaits you at Sarangkot. After an easy 45-minute journey, you’ll arrive at the summit, where the magnificent Himalayan peaks, including the renowned Fishtail Mountain and the legendary Annapurna range, await your appreciation. Join us for an exquisite journey that will leave lasting memories of nature’s splendor in your heart.

Breakfast: After the sunrise view at Sarangkot, drive back to Lakeside and have breakfast at Fewa Lake.

Boating: Boating on Fewa Lake in Pokhara offers stunning views of the Himalayas, serene waters, and a chance to visit the iconic Tal Barahi Temple located on an island in the middle of the lake. It’s a tranquil experience amidst breathtaking scenery, perfect for relaxation and enjoying nature’s beauty. The boat ride is about 30-45 minutes long, cross the Fewa Lake, and hike up to Peace Pagoda (1-1.30 hours of hiking).

Peace Pagoda: Next, immerse yourself in a scenic hike (1-1.30 hours) to the iconic Peace Stupa (1100 meters). Enjoy panoramic views of Pokhara Valley and the surrounding mountains as you ascend. Upon reaching the Stupa, revel in the tranquil ambiance and take in the spiritual vibes of this harmonious setting.

Shiva Statue: Continue your adventure with another captivating hike( approximately 1 hour long), leading to the awe-inspiring Shiva Statue (1500 meters). This towering deity overlooks the city, providing a spiritual and picturesque viewpoint that will leave you in awe.

Devi’s Fall: Hike down about 2-3 hours from the Shiva statue and delve into the mysteries of nature as you visit Devi’s Fall, a mesmerizing waterfall named after a tragic legend. Devi’s Fall is a mesmerizing waterfall in Pokhara, Nepal. It cascades down into a deep gorge and disappears underground, creating a stunning natural spectacle. some time to appreciate the surroundings and capture the scenic views. During the monsoon season, the waterfall is much larger. In other seasons, the waterfall is considerably smaller. Therefore, the size of the waterfall depends on the season.

Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave: Explore the mystical Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave, situated beneath the falls, and marvel at the natural wonders that have evolved. Inside, visitors can explore intricate passageways adorned with stalactites and stalagmites. At the heart of the cave lies a serene underground temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. It’s a place of spiritual significance and natural beauty, attracting both pilgrims and tourists alike.

Tibetan refugee settlement: You will visit a Tibetan village where Tibetan people reside. While there, you will explore their carpet showroom and photo gallery. If interested, you can also purchase souvenirs from the Tibetan shops.

Afternoon Lunch: At the end of the day’s adventures, enjoy Tibetan food at a small restaurant in the Tibetan village. You’ll try dishes like momos and thenthuk. Let the tasty flavors take you to different places as you enjoy each bite, wrapping up your fun day in Pokhara.

Back to Lakeside: After lunch, we can either walk or take a taxi back to Lakeside. 

This comprehensive Pokhara sightseeing tour promises a day filled with adventure, hiking (approximately 8 hours long), spirituality, and the captivating beauty of one of Nepal’s most cherished destinations. Adjust the schedule based on your preferences and the time you’d like to spend at each location.

Pokhara full day sightseeing by car 

Tour Overview

Starts: 9- 9.30 a.m.

Ends: 3.30–4 p.m.

Duration: 6.30 to 7 hours

Includes:

# Professional Local city tour guide

# Boat ride 

# All Entrance fees

# Mineral Water

# Lunch, tea, and coffee

# Transportation in a private vehicle

Excludes:

No alcoholic drinks.

The primary destinations included in the full-day Pokhara sightseeing by car are:

  • A boat ride at Fewa Lake
  • Shiva Statue with a stunning view of Pokhara and mountains
  • Visit Devi’s Fall
  • Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave 
  • the Tibetan refugee camp, 
  • International Mountain Museum
  • Bindabasini Temple
  • seti george
  • and bhalam bridge

Itinerary

Experience the enchanting beauty of Pokhara with our full-day sightseeing tour that promises a perfect blend of natural wonders and cultural richness.

Boating on Fewa Lake in Pokhara offers stunning views of the Himalayas, serene waters, and a chance to visit the iconic Tal Barahi Temple located on an island in the middle of the lake. It’s a tranquil experience amidst breathtaking scenery, perfect for relaxation and enjoying nature’s beauty.

Your tour begins when our skilled guide takes you away from your accommodation before daybreak. As you ascend, your anticipation grows for the stunning scene that awaits you at the Shiva Statue in Pumdikot

Immerse yourself in a scenic trip to the Shiva statue (1500 meters). Enjoy panoramic views of Pokhara Valley and the surrounding mountains as you ascend. Upon reaching the statue, revel in the tranquil ambiance and take in the spiritual vibes of this religious setting. This towering deity overlooks the city, providing a spiritual and picturesque viewpoint that will leave you in awe.

Trip down about an hour from the Shiva statue and delve into the mysteries of nature as you visit Devi’s Fall, [approximately 500 feet (150 m) long and runs 100 feet (30 m) below ground level] known as Patale Chhango, where the Pardi Khola stream vanishes underground, a mesmerizing waterfall named after a tragic legend.

Explore the mystical Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave (2057m long), which houses a sacred Shiva lingam. The cave is a mystical experience with its narrow passages and impressive rock formations, situated beneath the falls, and you can marvel at the natural wonders that have evolved.

Explore the Tibetan refugee settlement in Pokhara, which offers a glimpse into the Tibetan refugee experience and their resilience in preserving their culture and traditions in exile. While there, you will explore their carpet showroom and photo gallery. If interested, you can also purchase souvenirs from the Tibetan shops. 

Afternoon Lunch: In the afternoon, enjoy Tibetan food at a small restaurant in the Tibetan village. You’ll try dishes like momos and thenthuk. Let the tasty flavors take you to different places as you enjoy each bite, wrapping up your fun day in Pokhara.

Discover the history and culture of mountaineering in the Himalayas at the International Mountain Museum (50 years old). The museum showcases exhibits on famous mountaineers, the geology of the Himalayas, and the flora and fauna of the region.

Visit the ancient Bindabasini Temple, dedicated to Goddess Durga. The temple is a sacred site for Hindu devotees and offers a glimpse into local religious and cultural practices.

Experience the natural beauty of Seti George (60–80 m deep), a deep gorge carved by the Seti River. The gorge offers stunning views of the river and the surrounding landscape, making it a popular spot for nature lovers.

Walk across the Bhalam Bridge (0.26 km), a suspension bridge that offers panoramic views of the Seti River and the surrounding area. The bridge is a great place to relax and enjoy

Pokhara Full day Sightseeing by car with Sunrise

Tour Overview

Starts: 1 hour before sunrise

Ends: 1 pm

Duration: 7 hours

Includes:

Professional Local city tour guide

Boat ride 

All Entrance fees

Mineral Water

Lunch, tea, and coffee

Transportation in a private vehicle

 

The main places we visit on the full-day Pokhara sightseeing tour are:

  • Sunrise at Sarangkot
  • A boat ride at Fewa Lake
  • Visit Devi’s Fall
  • Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave 
  • the Tibetan refugee camp, 
  • International Mountain Museum
  • Bindabasini Temple, 
  • Seti George, 

Itinerary

Experience the enchanting beauty of Pokhara with our full-day sightseeing tour that promises a perfect blend of natural wonders and cultural richness.

Your tour begins when our skilled guide takes you away from your accommodation before daybreak.

Early morning drive to Sarangkot Hill: Enjoy an exciting adventure to Sarangkot Hill, where the sunrise reveals a breathtaking landscape. Your tour begins when our skilled guide takes you away from your accommodation before daybreak. As you ascend, your anticipation grows for the stunning scene that awaits you at Sarangkot. After an easy 45-minute journey, you’ll arrive at the summit, where the magnificent Himalayan peaks, including the renowned Fishtail Mountain and the legendary Annapurna range, await your appreciation. Join us for an exquisite journey that will leave lasting memories of nature’s splendor in your heart.

Breakfast: After the sunrise view at Sarangkot, drive back to Lakeside and have 

breakfast at Fewa Lake.

Boating: Boating on Fewa Lake in Pokhara offers stunning views of the Himalayas, serene waters, and a chance to visit the iconic Tal Barahi Temple, located on an island in the middle of the lake. It’s a tranquil experience amidst breathtaking scenery, perfect for relaxation and enjoying nature’s beauty. The boat ride is about 30-45 minutes long, crossing the Fewa Lake.

Captivating Natural Wonder & Exploration of Mystical Depths:

Trip down about an hour from the Shiva statue and delve into the mysteries of nature as you visit Devi’s Fall, [approximately 500 feet (150 m) long and runs 100 feet (30 m) below ground level] known as Patale Chhango, where the Pardi Khola stream vanishes underground, a mesmerizing waterfall named after a tragic legend.

Explore the mystical Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave (2057 m long), which houses a sacred Shiva lingam. The cave is a mystical experience with its narrow passages and impressive rock formations, situated beneath the falls, and you can marvel at the natural wonders that have evolved.

Explore the Tibetan refugee settlement in Pokhara, which offers a glimpse into the Tibetan refugee experience and their resilience in preserving their culture and traditions in exile. You’ll have a first-hand taste of Tibetan food in a local Tibetan restaurant.

Discover the history and culture of mountaineering in the Himalayas at the International Mountain Museum (50 years old). The museum showcases exhibits on famous mountaineers, the geology of the Himalayas, and the flora and fauna of the region.

Visit the ancient Bindabasini Temple, dedicated to Goddess Durga. The temple is a sacred site for Hindu devotees and offers a glimpse into local religious and cultural practices.

Experience the natural beauty of Seti George (60–80 m deep), a deep gorge carved by the Seti River. The gorge offers stunning views of the river and the surrounding landscape, making it a popular spot for nature lovers.

This comprehensive Pokhara sightseeing tour promises a day filled with adventure, traveling (approximately hours long), spirituality, and the captivating beauty of one of Nepal’s most cherished destinations. Adjust the schedule based on your preferences and the time you’d like to spend at each location.

 

Have a great tour with us!

This comprehensive Pokhara sightseeing tour promises a day filled with adventure, traveling (approximately 6.30–7 hours long), spirituality, and the captivating beauty of one of Nepal’s most cherished destinations. Adjust the schedule based on your preferences and the time you’d like to spend at each location.

Have a great tour with us!

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