Pokhara city also known as city of lakes lies at an altitude of 915m above sea level and 200 Km west of Kathmandu. Pokhara is rich in pure natural beauty which makes it one of the main attractions to the visitors from all over the world. The joy of gazing at the mesmerizing landscapes, mountains above 8000m from an elevation of below 1000m within a very close air distance. The serenity of Phewa Lake and the magnificence summits like Machhapuchhre and the five peaks of Annapurna range rising behind it create an ambiance of peace and magic. Pokhara city is also well known as city of lakes. Pokhara is mostly inhabited by Magars and Gurungs who have gained worldwide fame as Gurkha soldiers. Brahmins, Chhetris and Thakalis are other major ethnic group of Pokhara.