Godawari park is at the foot of Pulchowki. Often known as the Botanical Garden, it is one of the best places to visit inside Kathmandu valley. The verdant Godawari park has its significance; it is a garden full of the plantation of local flora and exotic plants. This place is an ideal place if you want to enchant into serenity and enjoy the natural greenery. It is regarded as a place that befits for that wanderer who is fond of bird watching. Enriched with the lush green hill, Godawari Park will offer you an aura full of nature, and it’s diversity, making it best spot for rambling and celebrating picnic. The place is over-crowded on holidays and Saturday.
The holy shrine located near the pond with wooden pathway above the pond is a major highlight of this place. The crystal clear water of Godavari is amazing, and the spring water is supplied to different parts of Kathmandu valley. The cool temperature and atmosphere in the park will add zeal to your being in there.
Over 500 species of plants can be witnessed in the park. The flowers and plants flaunting dramatically will make you stand along its side and click some snaps. The environment and the scenes are so angelic that will make your day blissful.
You can reach Godawari Park within 1 hour and 11 minutes approximately by drive from Tribhuvan International Airpot. The ride will be covering busy highway. And if you wish to travel from Thamel, it will take no less than 51 minutes covering 17 kilometers. Either way is the fascinatingly popular place to start the way to Godawari.