Top 5 things to do in Pokhara valley in one day

  • Dec 10, 2020
  • Dil Gurung

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Pokhara Nepal: Pokhara is one of the most beautiful cities in Nepal, which is located in the western part of Nepal. Located 200 km away from Kathmandu, Pokhara has always been an inspirational city of Nepal that provides a great mountain vistas of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre along with many other surrounding peaks. Pokhara is the gateway to many adventurous activities that attract travelers from all around the globe. Every year many travel lovers visit this place to explore its beautiful nature and rich culture. Pokhara, itself is a place full of tourist activities such as paragliding, boating in Phewa Lake,  Ultralight flight, Zip flyer, mountain flight, horse riding, bungee jumping, valley sightseeing, etc.   

Among many adventurous activities, here are our top 5 picks that you must do while traveling to Pokhara:

1.Paragliding / Ultralight flight

Paragliding in Pokhara is one of the best adventure activities that present you wonderful views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre and many other Himalayan mountains.  If you are looking for thrilling outdoor activity then paragliding is the best option to go for. Not only mountain views, but you will also get to observe aerial views of Pokhara Valley and its gorgeous surrounding nature

2. Pokhara valley sightseeing 

Pokhara Valley sightseeing includes 4 to 5 hours of exploration of different monuments. You will visit ancient temples, monasteries, and the cultural heritage site of Pokhara. During  Pokhara Valley sightseeing, you will visit several landmarks that will showcase you the ancient history, rich culture & tradition, unique architecture, and fine arts. While the day tour in Pokhara, you will be visiting the following places:


  • Barahi Temple

  • Davis Fall & Gupteshwor Cave

  • Mahendra Gupha.

  • Bindhyabasini Temple & Old Bazaar.

  • International Museum

3. Sarangkot Sunrise and a half-day hiking

The Sarangkot viewpoint is one of the best viewpoints to witness the panoramic mountain view located at an altitude of 1,600 meters above the sea level on a mountainside ridge. Sarangkot is a lovely hilltop for sunrise and sunset, Sarangkot is well known as the greatest viewpoint for the sunrise and sunset. It is also the starting point of the paragliding venture and Sarangkot Sunrise tour. Hiking would be one of the best tours for those travelers who really wish to enjoy the beauty of nature and glorious sunrise on the top of the Himalayan ranges. A short hike from Sarangkot to Pokhara would be an exciting trip, which will let you introduce the unique culture of Nepali people and their daily lifestyle.

4. Bunjee Jumping 

Bungee Jumping in Nepal is another fantastic activity. During the bungee jumping, you have to be mentally well prepared to jump and enjoy over the river. It is a spectacular moment with an adventurous experience whose memories will stay with you throughout your life.

5. Boating (Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake

Exciting boating in Phewa and Begnas Lakes is a great way to reach the Tal Barahi Temple situated right in the middle part of the Phewa Lake. Barahi temple is well known as the Hindu’s temple, and it is one of the most beautiful places in Pokhara. While boating around the Tal Barahi temple, you enjoy the splendid mountain views and surrounding green valley of Pokhara. It is the largest and most charming lakes of Pokhara. Moreover, you can enjoy the scenery throughout the boating period in these lakes.


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