Kathmandu – Pokhara Drive
The drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara is approxiamately 205km and takes about 5-6hrs. Leaving Kathmandu we drive on the Thribhuvan Highway to Nagdhunga and then descend down the hill to Naubise. From Naubise we continue on the Prithivi Highway up to Mugling following the bends of the Trishuli river through rich subtropical forests. Then cross over the Mugling bridge and continue on the Prithivi highway following the Marshyangdi river past several rural settlement through changing vegetation most of the way to Pokhara.