Information

Permits in Pokhara

Annapurna Conservation Area Project

If you plan to trek anywhere inside the Annapurna Conservation Area, you’ll need a permit from the Annapurna Conservation Area Project in Damside. The admission fee to the conservation area is Rs 2000/200 (foreigner…
Immigration in Pokhara

Immigration Office

Visa extensions need to be applied for online at www.nepalimmigration.gov.np. Click 'online application' and 'extension of visa', upload a photo and note your Submission ID number. You have 15 days to take this numb…
Permit in Pokhara

Trekking Agencies Association of Nepal

All trekkers are required to register their trek by obtaining a Trekking Information Management System (TIMS; www.timsnepal.com) card. You can obtain the TIMS card at the Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal. Bri…
Hospital in Pokhara

CIWEC Clinic

CIWEC Clinic provides emergency treatment and travel medicine advice and should be your first choice for medical treatment in Pokhara. Payments can be made by credit card and the clinic is used to liaising with insu…
Post in Pokhara

Post Office

The main post office is a hike from Lakeside at Mahendra Pul. There’s a much smaller branch in east Lakeside, though alternatively most bookstores in Lakeside sell stamps and have a post box for letters and postcard…
Police in Pokhara

Tourist Police

The tourist police are located in Damside at the same site as the tourist office. They also operate a small booth opposite Moondance Restaurant.
Tourist Information in Pokhara

Tourist Office

The Nepal Tourism Board runs this helpful tourist office in Damside, sharing a building with the Annapurna Conservation Area Project.
ATM in Pokhara

24hr ATM Lounge

Inside the Centre Point Complex is a room with half-a-dozen different ATMs. Most take international cards.
Travel Agency in Pokhara

Blue Sky Travel & Tours

In addition to ticketing, Blue Sky run their own air-con Kathmandu–Pokhara coach service (Rs 700).
Hospital in Pokhara

Western Regional Hospital

Pokhara's large Western Regional Hospital is on the east bank of the Seti River.