The World Peace Pagoda Stupa lies south mound of Pokhara at height of 1,300 mtrs right above the Phewa Lake. It is great creation of Japanese Buddhist monk it build at ridge supervising view of Annapurna Himalayan range together with Pokhara valley and sparkling Phewa Lake.
Buddhist follower Japanese monk has made 80 white paint peace stupas around the world and two of them are in Nepal at Pokhara and Lumbini. We have a few optional trail to go Shanti Stupa, one of the shortest route to visit World Shanti Stupa is with short boating on Phewa Lake. The trip begins from coast of lake and take short wooden board ride to other shore of Phewa Lake. Then steady climbing-up through on forest grove and bushes with overlooking Pokhara valley. It takes 1:30hrs walk with distance of 1.5 km to reach world peace stupa.
If you prefer to make your day hike bit extra and longer then drive to west coast of Phewa Lake called Pame. The actual walk begins from here on across small villages with cultural excursion often walk magnificent rice territory. Now the trail continuous on sloppy hill with gorgeous view of Pokhara valley and Phewa Lake to world Peace stupa. Amazing stupa is just more than white stupa because it presents panoramic view of Himalayas including from right Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Annapurna south, Annapurna range, Fishtail, Gangapurna, Gandarva Chuli, Lamjung Himal, Manaslu etc. Enjoy yourself with beautiful nature then have a lunch and drink on next door. We will descend Lake Side either drive or trek back, trektrail descend on the ridge to Chhore Patan where you can visit Tibet refugee camp, carpet factory and suviniour shops.
What Included In The Cost
- 30 minute Boating from Lake Side to Stupa Walkway then drive from Davi's fall to Lake Side
- Government authorized professional license trekking guide
- Authentic Nepalese Lunch at Ananda hill
- Mineral water