Pokhara is the second largest city of Nepal after Kathmandu. It is the headquarters of Kaski District, Gandaki Zone and the Western Development Region It lies 200 km west of Kathmandu. Three out of the fourteen highest mountains in the world Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I and Manaslu are within a linear distance of 50 km from the city. Due to its proximity to the Annapurna mountain range, the city is also a base for trekkers undertaking the Annapurna ranges through the ACAP region.
Jungle Safaris in Chitwan
Chitwan National Park
Chitwan National Park has 6 premier jungle resorts scattered inside its boundaries. These secluded resorts are the perfect place to experience the true safari atmosphere of the Terai. All the jungle activities are just a step away and there's always a chance to spot wildlife. The resorts offer individual cottages with a private bath or well-appointed luxury tent-camps to stay in. You will be in the heart of the park surrounded by the soothing jungles of Nepal.
Bhote Koshi River Trip:
This is a short 1 or 2 (2 is much better) day trip but it is not lacking in excitement. This is the steepest river run in Nepal that provides a total white water experience. It is an adrenaline river with a lot of class 3/5 rapids. It is located 3 hrs. outside of Kathmandu and is a great day trip. It is also possible to spend a night on the river camp.
Karnali River Rafting Trip:
This trip is considered to be the most beautiful and enjoyable trip in all Nepal. There is a great mix of jungle scenery and lowland forests. It is the also Nepal’s longest one river journey in the ‘Wild West’ having some challenging rapids and beautiful landscape sceneries.