Begnas Lake, Pokhara

4.3
#4 of 17 in Parks in Pokhara
Relax on the picturesque shore of Begnas Lake, the larger of the two freshwater lakes southeast of Pokhara. Enjoy the pristine natural setting of the placid lake surrounded by lush greenery and overlooked by Himalayan peaks. Rent a boat and set out on the water, go fishing, and revel in the tranquil atmosphere of the Pokhara valley. Take advantage of the uncrowded surroundings and pristine nature, and have a picnic or go for a hike among the terraced paddy fields. Using our online itinerary creator, Pokhara attractions like Begnas Lake can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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4.6
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  • one of the five lakes of pkr. not so famous like phewa and a bit far from the city. u need a vehicle to reach there. boating is cheaper here.  more »
  • Way over rated. Noisy motorbikes. Crass architecture. The city centre is like Delhi. When the smog clears you can see some peaks but the air is pretty dirty..  more »
  • I have had mixed feelings, when i find myself being intimated. I do not like to mention what happened, may be if you like then you can view my past reviews about what did happen and who be...  more »
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  • The view of this lake is very beautiful and the environment around this lake is clean and peaceful. This lake gives you a nostalgic feeling and it is one of the beautiful lakes in Nepal.
  • It was good when I was in Nepal around 12/15 years ago but know I don’t know some of my family members steel runs boat business in there. One of from the beautiful places in the world. Proud to be Nepali.
  • A lovely place. Good Views. Mostly Crowded and Exciting. Needs more management, but still very best place to find hangout, boating and spend good time. It was good short experience and beautiful moments spent with Photographs there. Loved it. A memorable one.
  • I swear you gonna love this place. The view of mountain, nature,peace,environment add the extra beauty of the Lake.
  • Begnas Lake is located in Pokhara Lekhnath Metropolis of Kaski district of Nepal. It is very beautiful and natural place of Nepal. It is one of the most popular tourist area of Nepal.

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