Pokhara is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Pokhara one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Pokhara is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Pokhara or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Pokhara. Explore the historical monuments of Pokhara with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Pokhara guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Pokhara page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Pokhara landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Pokhara.
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The world peace pagoda is a stupa atop a hill offering amazing views of Pokhara. Dedicated to peace and prosperity and the innocent lives lost during the world war, the Peace pagoda is made with the initiative of uniting the human race.
There are three paths up to the pagoda and several small cafes once you arrive. The panorama that you experience ...
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Chhorepatan, Pokhara 33700, Nepal
06:00 am - 07:00 pm
A sacred cave that houses a Shiva Temple, the Gupteshwar Gufa is an experience by itself. Although dark and dingy, the caves are beautiful from inside and offer amazing views of the nearby waterfall. The Shivalinga inside the cave is said to bein the same condition since it was explored. This shrine is said to have certain healing powers which attracts a number of visitors throughout the year.
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British Gurkhas,GPO 50, Pokhara, Nepal
08:00 am - 04:30 pm
The Gurkha regiment was known for its valour and unwavering steadfastness. This museum is dedicated to that spirit and showcases a number of objects and information relating to the regiment. One can also buy an original, military-issue Khukuri (special Gurkha combat knife) as a souvenir here.
Accompanied by sound effects of machine-gun fire, it cov...