Pokhara a city in central Nepal
Pokhara - a city in central Nepal, located 200 km west of Kathmandu, with a population of about 200 thousand people. The city is served by the airport.
The city is located on Lake Pheva of the city a picturesque waters of the Himalayas (Great Himalayan Range) with eight vertices Daulagiri, Annapurna, Manaslu, and others. For this reason, the city is very popular among tourists. From Pokhara begin hiking trails in the mountains.
The city is home Newari, Gurung, Magara, Chhetri, thakali and other peoples of Nepal. C 1950 in Pokhara valley settled many Tibetan refugees who originally lived in the camps.