Phewa Lake

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  • Address: 33700, Pokhara, Nepal
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Biking Trail, Walking Area, Lake, Boating, Nature

Phewa Lake - Review

The second largest lake in Nepal is a thing of beauty indeed. The focal point for any dreamy traveller, the lake is hugged by lush forests from all around. On a clear day, the majestic Annapurna is clearly reflected on the lake’s mirror surface.

Many people walk or cycle around the lakeshore the trek up to the World Peace Pagoda affords breathtaking views over the tal and the mountains beyond. Go boating or just for a lazy stroll around the lake to really feel the effect of its marvellous lake.

Phewa Lake Information

  • Beware of mosquitoes around the lake especially if you go boating, it is better to carry a cream-based repellent.
  • If you choose to go boating on the lake, do as your boatman to take you to the Taal Barahi Temple which is situated on the middle of the lake.

Phewa Lake Ticket Prices

  • A Boat ride will set you back approximately Nepali Rupees 500.

How To reach Phewa Lake by Public Transport

  • Nearest Bus stops are Camping Chowk Bus Stop
  • Nareswar Bus stop

Restaurants Near Phewa Lake

  • Natssul
  • Pokhara Steak House
  • Punjabi Restaurant

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TripHobo Highlights for Phewa Lake

  • Phewa Lake Address: 33700, Pokhara, Nepal
  • Phewa Lake Timing: 24-hrs
  • Phewa Lake Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Phewa Lake(preferred time): 05:00 pm - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Phewa Lake: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Phewa Lake

  • 95% of people who visit Pokhara include Phewa Lake in their plan

  • 48.47% of people start their Phewa Lake visit around 5 PM - 6 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Phewa Lake

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

91.96% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Phewa Lake

People normally club together World Peace Pagoda and Caffe Concerto while planning their visit to Phewa Lake.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Phewa Lake Trips

Phewa Lake, Pokhara Reviews

  • A great lake situated on the middle of Pokhara, Phewa is the must visit place for tourists coming to Nepal. We can enjoy boating there. The beautiful scene seen from the middle of Phewa is enough to make anyone fall in love with this place. Its even more beautiful to walk alongside the lake at the evening and enjoying the view that nature has to offer. There is also a temple at the middle of the lake.

  • Phewa lake was an absolutely mesmerizing one. You must visit this place if you are looking for a nature-culture combo. It is absolutely beautiful place to stay and watch as the sun sets slowly leaving the golden sky alone with clouds. There is a temple at the middle of this beautiful lake. The lake is surrounded by lush green trees. If you are visiting this place make sure to pick a camera..

  • If you're planning for Nepal then this is the must have place on your list. Trust me, it's that beautiful. Lake is simply huge. Take a boat on rent and start exploring. It's unbelievable. Lake is mostly clean. Plenty of boats are there, just book your ticket, take a life jacket and start your boat for a breathtaking experience.

  • A must visit place if you are planning your vacation at pokhara. This place is the best of Pokhara valley, I must say. Tranquil, serene, lovely etcetera..You can use all the beautiful adjectives for this place. This place will make you forget the chaos you are going through in your life! Don't take my words, go and visit this place for yourself!

  • The place with an amazing beauty. Really got the serenity to have an impact on anyone's mind. Just take a boat for few hours and get lost in the beauty of the green mountains. Even last few years developments(???) around this lake - still she is trying struggle to keep her pride up. Hope the constructions around the lake don't cross limit as happening worldwide now.

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Phewa lake
  • I want to watch the sunrise from Phewa Tal in December. When are boats ready to be rented?

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    • Not sure if you can watch a sunrise while boating as boating services start only after 9 AM.

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