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Phewa Tal (Fewa Lake)

Pokhara, Nepal
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“boat ride” (148 reviews)
“fewa lake” (208 reviews)
“colorful boats” (19 reviews)
Pokhara, Nepal
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Reviewed yesterday

It is so peaceful, clean and lovely here. We chilled by the Lake in a number of cafes and it is the most relaxed we have been since travelling. Definite must see and hire a boat to row into the middle. We took a couple...More

Thank Terri F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were rowed over to the island and given the opportunity of looking around the temple. Although it was busy it was still lovely to see. Being rowed on the lake as the light was fading special

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 2 days ago

There’s so much activity on and around this area it’s a great place to wander around, relax, eat, shop and take pictures. The boats are very colorful and there’s a lot of local life going on. Boats will take you across to the Peace Pagoda...More

Thank wendyc2020
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The lake is part of Pokhara. You can stroll past many restaurants and bars along the lakeside parallel to the main shopping street . Also at night local people have small stalls selling food. We walked around the lake in an easterly direction passing fields...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 3 days ago

There is a good walk parallel to the Main Street along the lakeside path. Lots of human interest, we even saw a snake charmer. We thoroughly enjoyed a ride by taxi up to the Peace Pagoda, followed by a walk down the path to the...More

Thank Thejarmen
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Phewa Tal is the most popular touristic destination in Pokhara. Lake was lovely and still well maintained. On the middle of the lake there is a small island that is barahi temple.. such a sacred place in middle of tal. Many hindu devotee alwys visit...More

Thank srijana p
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There are plenty of restaurants by the lakeside. You can sip a beer or two and peacefully enjoy the scene around.

Thank Sheetal P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Instead of boring paddle or rowing boat I rented a kayak in one of the rafting companies - Himalayas hidden treasure. And it was much more fun! I enjoyed sunset with beautiful views on world peace Pagoda on one side and Annapurna Mountains range on...More

Thank mein938
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lake was lovely & still well maintained. Boatmen helpful & good to see life vests being used. Interesting view from Hotel Fishtail.

Thank Elizahama
Reviewed 1 week ago

During my journey through Nepal, I stayed a few days in Pokhara and was within walking distance of Phewa Tal. This lake appeared to be very popular and is surrounded by lush greenery. The scenic beauty of this area became more apparent when I opted...More

Thank jonahNJ
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Kishan N
2 November 2017|
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Response from TanakaWootay | Reviewed this property |
Water is about the only thing 100 rupee or less in Pokhara, Nepal!
Qhurshida H
8 August 2017|
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Response from The Himalayan G | Reviewed this property |
Pokhara is only 827 m high from the sea level. So you can not find ice in Pokhara although Sept is season of Ice fall in the Himalaya. But you can enjoy the spectacular Himalaya range as well as boating in Fewa lake. But if... More
19 November 2016|
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Response from lynday1948 | Reviewed this property |
With a warm fleece you should be OK. I would try the afternoon when the temperature has risen a little. It will be cold but this keeps the tourists away so it will be quieter at the temple on the lake hopefully.