The pagoda offers a perfect vantage point for admiring the Himalayan range, Fewa Lake, and the city of Pokhara. It is a popular destination for viewing the sunrise and sunset, attracting numerous visitors. Located 7 kilometers from Pokhara, the peace pagoda is accessible via several routes. Visitors can choose to hike through various trails, cycle, or for those with physical limitations, a taxi service from Chorepatan is available.

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2 - 3

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349

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326

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11

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Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Easy

Description

Pokhara itself can be quite an adventurous place to go hiking.

Pokhara is surrounded by green hills which offer plenty of options as a destination for hiking.

Moreover, hiking in Pokhara can be done all year round.

The Shanti Stupa Pokhara, also known as World Peace Pagoda Pokhara, is situated on top of Ananda hill. Located at a height of 1100 meters, the Pokhara Shanti Stupa is the first World Peace Pagoda of Nepal.

When the weather is clear, then early sunrise can lead to magnificent views of the Annapurna mountain range.