Pokhara - A Major Tourist Destination of Nepal

Pokhara is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Nepal. Many tourists visit Pokhara Valley to see the Himalayan range and lakes. Pokhara is also famous for boating, trekking, rafting and extreme sports like rafting ,canoying and bungee jumping. According to the Nepal Tourism Board, the number of international tourists to Pokhara in 2009 was 203,527, and the same year 509,956 international tourists visited Nepal and the number is increasing every year. Among the many lakes in Pokhara Valley, Phewa Lake is the largest. Phewa Lake is also the second largest lake of Nepal and it includes the parts of Pokhara Valley, Sarangkot, and Kaskikot. [...]

Tourism in Nepal

Nepal is the very beautiful country which lies between two big countries of Asia, i.e China and India. Nepal is one of the destination for many tourists of the world. The Snowcapped mountain peaks, the green forests, the rushing torrents, the deep gorges, the roaring falls, the tranquil falls, the fine flora and fauna, the antique and artistic temples attract many people to this country. [...]