Pokhara
in Gandakī Zone of Western Region, Nepal

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
28.267 and 83.969 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 28° 16' 0" and E 83° 58' 6"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - NPR
Spoken languages:
Nepali, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:13 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Kathmandu
UTC/GMT offset: 5.75 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:39 am and 6:47 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Nepal in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Nepal.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Nepal. Last Update: 2020-08-14 07:21:12

Delve into Pokhara

Pokhara in Gandakī Zone (Western Region) with it's 200,000 habitants is a town located in Nepal about 91 mi (or 147 km) north-west of Kathmandu, the country's capital town.

Time in Pokhara is now 01:13 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kathmandu with an UTC offset of 5.75 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Pokhara. The closest airport in Nepal is Pokhara Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 7 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Nepal is Chitwan National Park in a distance of 57 mi (or 93 km), South-East. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Khudi, Pisang, Lamjung, Chame and Nawal. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 13%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1003 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, 16th of August 2020

26°C (79 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Monday, 17th of August 2020

29°C (84 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 18th of August 2020

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Fish Tail Lodge

Address
4,0 mi
P.O. Box 10 Lakeside
33411 Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Himalayan Front Resort

Address
1,6 mi
Sarangkot
33700 Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Atithi Resort & Spa

Address
4,2 mi
Shanti Patan, Lakeside, Pokhara-6
33700 Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Pokhara Grande

Address
5,2 mi
Pardi,Pokhara
33411 Khor Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Waterfront Resort

Address
3,3 mi
Sedi Height, Lakeside
33700 Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Pancharatna

Address
3,4 mi
Khahare Chowk
Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Deep Sagar

Address
3,6 mi
New Road,
Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Adam

Address
3,9 mi
Center Point Lakeside
Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Temple Tree Resort & Spa

Address
4,2 mi
Gaurighat,Lakeside 6
33411 Khor Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Grand Holiday

Address
4,2 mi
Peaceful Road, Lakeside
44600 Pokhara
Nepal

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Driving from Pokhara to Sarangkot in Nepal

Published: June 19, 2013
Length: 29:42 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dutourdumonde Photography

Driving from Pokhara to Sarangkot in Nepal to go paragliding.


Nepal Trip

Published: March 28, 2015
Length: 53:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mike Natalie Worldwide

From December 11-15th, we traveled Nepal for a short tour to see what Kathmandu and Pokhara had to offer. This is what we did.


Tandem Paragliding - Stunts - Pokhara, Nepal

Published: March 14, 2015
Length: 31:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TariQ Azu

After Bungee, this is the next breath taking adventure sport of Nepal. One has to go to Pokhara and enjoy the scenic beauty like a bird. And for the people with high adrenaline, the stunts...


Népal 2009 - Paraglinding trek around Pokhara

Published: December 03, 2009
Length: 47:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Sylvain

Two days of cross country tandem flight around Pokhara.


Nepal Gandaki Pokhara Furse Kola Farmhouse Nepal Hotels Travel Ecotourism Travel To Care

Published: May 29, 2010
Length: 21:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: traveltocare

Visit us at http://www.traveltocare.com A presentation of Travel To Care for Hotel Furse Kola Farmhouse Pokhara in Gandaki Nepal Hotels Nepal Travel Ecotourism.


From Pokhara to Sarangkot by motorbike

Published: November 17, 2014
Length: 09:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Francesco Dendi

September 2014 - My wife and I travelling in Nepal, from Pokhara to Sarangkot by motorbike. It takes about 45-50 minutes to reach the hill top of Sarangkot from Pokhara city centre. The video...


Begnas Tal- Pokhara, Nepal

Published: February 28, 2015
Length: 10:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Prasco Thapa

A short video of Begnas Tal captured during our School Tour......via my BudDy.


Mantra 6, Pokhara, Nepal

Published: March 11, 2015
Length: 23:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vlad Corseu

Little feeling of an incredible glider.


Paragliding in Pokhara

Published: April 28, 2013
Length: 57:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Destination Nepal Tours & Travels Pvt. Ltd

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Trekking de despedida en el Himalaya Patoysandrix's photos around Pokhara, Nepal (photography)

Published: December 17, 2010
Length: 53:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Patoysandrix's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/patoysandrix/por_el_mundo/1224948060/tpod.html This blog preview was made...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Western Development Region, Nepal



Western Region (Pashchimanchal) is one of Nepal's five development regions. It is located in the west-central part of the country with headquarters in Pokhara. It comprises three zones : Dhawalagiri Gandaki

Located at 28.2639, 83.9722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Regions of Nepal

Prithivi Narayan Campus

Prithvi Narayan Multiple Campus (PNC) (पृथ्वीनारायण बहुमुखी क्याम्पस) is a public co-educational institution located in the northern part of the Pokhara city and is one of the largest campuses affiliated to the Tribhuvan University. The institution offers undergraduate and graduate (masters & doctorate) programs. It is named after the king Prithivi Narayan Shah credited for the unification of Nepal in its modern form.

Located at 28.2395, 83.9902 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Education in Nepal


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Pakhra, Pokhar, Pokhra, بوخارا, पोखरा, Pokhara, Ποκάρα, פוקארה, PKR, ポカラ, ಪೊಖರಾ, 포카라, Pokara, Покхара, पोखरा उपमहानगरपालिका, पोखरा गाविस, பொக்காரா, โปขรา, پوکھرا, 博克拉