Travelers are voting Gosaikunda, Begnas Lake and Gokyo Lakes as the best of 6 lakes near Kathmandu. There are 1 lake near Pokhara a city just 91 km from Kathmandu and 2 lakes near Nigrodharama which is 142 km distant. The most popular of these are Begnas Lake near Pokhara and Gajedi Taal in Nigrodharama. You can find 14 Lake in the country of Nepal and Gokyo Lakes is our members favorite Lake in all of Nepal. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near Kathmandu.