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Barahi temple

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Address: Pokhara, Nepal
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Temple in the middle of the lake...

The temple is accessible by boat..a beautiful ride by boat...the temple is an old temple..loved the architect...peaceful place..the only draw back was that the boat guy charged... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
reemanagra19
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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Kochi (Cochin), India
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The temple is accessible by boat..a beautiful ride by boat...the temple is an old temple..loved the architect...peaceful place..the only draw back was that the boat guy charged extra from the Indian tourists !! we took a shikara kind of boat n costed the four of us 600 nepali rupees..but found that more convenient and hassle free!

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Chicago
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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

small but maintained hindu temple accessible through boat (expensive fee) at Fewa lake. Quiet to pray and relax

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Thank Sundaramurthy P
New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The temple is in the middle of the lake. Need to take a boat ride to reach the lake. Option is a shared boat which is far less expensive than the dedicated boat. Even if you decide to take a dedicated boat, check the rates put up on the board instead of when the boat man may tell you. Best... More 

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Beau Bassin - Rose Hill
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39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a small fee, grab a boat to the island which has quite a small temple where we barely spent 10mins. Not very spectacular, but an activity that's cheap and easy.

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Thank JemK_ima
Gorakhpur, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this Devi Temple on lake pokhara with my big family. We crossed the lake on a boat and landed on small island. My children were really excited but my wife scared of the water :) I suggest to everyone to visit the temples of pokhara lake city!

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Thank alokguptaji
Bali, Indonesia
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25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing to see here. I walked past it twice without realizing it was the temple I was looking for. don't know why it's listed as something to see as it's just a tiny "temple" in the middle of the street and not even worth photographing.

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Thank Angelas02
Madison, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

It's mildly interesting to see a temple in the middle of a lake. If you're out for a boat ride anyway, may as well stop and take some pictures. Whether you should book a boat ride for the primary purpose of visiting Barahi depends on how into temples you are.

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DURBAN SOUTH AFRICA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This temple is just across from the Phewa lake. One can hire a boat at the entrance of the lake to go to this temple. Its a religious site,.

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Thank SHDD
Manchester
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

It's a small temple a few minutes boat ride from the shore. It's a nice enough spot to sit and read a book with a bit of breeze on your face but, honestly, there's very little to see unless the place holds a specific religious interest for you.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Taking time at sunset to stroll through the courtyard and take in the views, I found very serene. The "priests in training" were curious and enjoyed taking pictures before the mantras began. I was welcomed to participate and guides what to do.

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