Top 10 Things to do in Pokhara, Nepal

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Animal Sculpture Recycled Craft Arts Workshop
Learn to create artistic depictions of animals from recycled materials, getting tips and invaluable technique from a local artist, a master of animal form. The workshop and gallery is lined with figures of cranes, spiders, and even giant ostriches, made... Read More

Categories: Adventures

4 hours

Free cancellation

$16
per adult

Laptop Sleeve Workshop with Handmade Fabric
Create a laptop sleeve alongside the women of WSDO, Women’s Skill Development Organization, among the oldest and most successful NGOs in Pokhara. Select your fabric, get a sewing machine lesson from an experienced teacher, and then start working on your... Read More

Categories: Adventures

3 hours

Free cancellation

$19
per adult

Nepali-Style Batik Workshop
Discover the colors and intricate patterns of Nepal's batik arts with a workshop to learn the secrets of these traditional designs. Join an expert instructor for insight into the aesthetics and the unique wax and dye methods from which the... Read More

Categories: Adventures

5 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$20
per adult

Small-Group Pokhara by Bike
One of the finest ways to soak up the natural splendor of Pokhara—‘’the second city of Nepal’’—is via mountain bike. With the wind at your back, cycle the legendary "Royal Trek" route equipped with pristine lakes, rustic villages, and the... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$80
per adult

Small-Group Pokhara Hike Tour
Escape from the city scene of Pokhara for the natural splendor of the surrounding villages. This guided day hike through Naudanda—literally translating to ‘’nine hills’’—combines spectacular vistas with a trek past rolling fields, rustic villages, and epic mountains. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$58
per adult

Straw Basket Weaving Workshop
Take this chance to make your own basket from straw, the dry stalks of cereal plants, with your local instructor. Test your skills at basket weaving, a generations-old tradition in Nepal, and start by creating pliable strands from wet straw... Read More

Categories: Adventures

3 hours

Free cancellation

$14
per adult

Thukpa Noodle Cooking Class
During your time in Nepal, learn how to make Thukpa, a popular Tibetan noodle soup that has been perfected over generations. In this hands-on lesson, get a chance to shape your own noodles, create the broth, and then dine on... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

3 hours

Free cancellation

$13
per adult

Tibetan Momo Cooking Class
Get a hands-on lesson and make momos (dumplings) with your local host. Learn the art of making this delicious dish, a tradition passed down for generations. Mix the ingredients, steam the dumplings, and then taste your delicious creation. Read More

Categories: Adventures

3 hours

Free cancellation

$16
per adult

Traditional Dal Bhat Cooking Class
Nepalese trekkers often encounter dal bhat, the traditional combination of lentil curry with steamed rice. Now, get the opportunity to learn how to prepare this meal for yourself, getting local secrets about the balance of the spices in the various... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife

3 hours

Free cancellation

$16
per adult

Watercolor Painting Workshop
For a select group of Nepali artists, watercolors provide a medium of expression that brings a distinctive vision into being. This workshop gives you a chance to explore how local styles have blended with a traditional Western art form, and... Read More

Categories: Adventures

3 hours

Free cancellation

$14
per adult

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