Pokhara, a most loved adventure city by foreigners visiting Nepal, is not only for long treks in Annapurna mountains. There are so many best day hikes from Pokhara city especially for those having so less holiday in Pokhara but interested in hiking around to encounter the real beauty of Pokhara city and Annapurna region like a pro.
Day hikings from Pokhara city offer you the beautiful view of lake city, Pokhara. And a panoramic view of high mountains like Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchre, Manaslu, Lamjung Himal, and many more.
There are many options for single day hikes from Pokhara which includes some hours of a short drive to reach the starting point. And then start hiking for 4/5 hours or more on some. And then after having lunch and experiencing the beautiful sunset view of mountains and city from viewpoints. Again drive back to Pokhara in the evening.
A day hikes from Pokhara also allows you to experience trekking in Nepal especially trek in Annapurna within a single day. Furthermore hiking around Pokhara provides rich insight into the local community, their history, culture, and religion. With terraced farming, rhododendron forest walks with waterfalls and picturesque mountain views.
Most of the Pokhara hiking provides us the beautiful view of the Pokhara city including Phewa lake from the hilltop of Himalayan viewpoints. The reflection of the mountain on the lakes of Pokhara are worth remembering.
The day hikes from Pokhara are to the nearby hills which offer countryside experience, beautiful lakes and enjoy the natural beauty with amicable local people living in the starting point of the long day treks of Annapurna. Here are the 8 best day hikes from Pokhara.
- Sarangkot with Naudanda Hiking
- World Peace Pagoda Hiking
- Australian Camp Hiking
- Ghandruk Hiking
- Begnaskot Hiking
- Kahun Danda Hiking
- Kalikasthan Hiking
- Chapakot Hiking