Dhampus sarangkot trek passes through the easy trekking trail near to Pokhara valley. The trek will take you to a hilltop at dhampus and sarangkot from where the best view of sunrise and sunset can be viewed. Tourists visiting Pokhara usually extend their days hiking to Dhampus and Sarangkot to get the amazing surrounding views. From the top you will get the wide view of Pokhara valley as well as mountains peaks in the far background.
The trek starts with the flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and from there the trek begins. First you will get to Dhampus from where you will enjoy the nice view of hills around and beautiful villages nestled on the lap of those hills. The view is beautified by the white Himalayas in the background. From Dhampus you will next head towards Sarangkot to enjoy the grand sunrise and sunset. The golden rays of sun striking over the white peaks give simply amazing view. From the top of Sarangkot hill we can get wide view of Pokhara city and the serene Fewa lake down below. We will climb down to Pokhara, stay there overnight and get back to Kathmandu the next day.
The Dhampus Sarangkot trekking is comparatively easier than other treks and any age group people can embark on this trek. To get the best trekking experience in Nepal, this trek can be combined with other treks as well.
- Enjoy the dramatic views of the Annapurna Range on this short trek.
- Soak up the Nepali lifestyle and culture.
- Explore Fewa Lake and gaze at Himalayan peaks in Pokhara.
- Witness sunrise and sunset over the Annapurna Range.
- Explore Dhampus village with its stunning views of Mt.Annapurna I(8,091m) and Mt Machhapchre(6,997m).
Arrival in Kathmandu (1310M)
Fly to Pokhara (820M), drive to Phedi (30 Minutes), trek to Dhampus (1,770M / 4 Hours)
Trek to Sarangkot and overnight in Sarangkot (1,590M / 6 Hours)
Trek to Phewa Lake and drive to Pokhara (820M / 4 Hours)
Drive back to Kathmandu- option to fly (1,310M / 7 Hours)
Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport we offer you pick up facility from the airport and manage your stay at the most comfortable hotel in the city. You get to meet the team of trekkers and together we prepare for the trek. At the evening we offer you lavish welcome dinner with authentic Nepali Cuisine.
We will get on an early flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara. We will get nice view of landscapes and mountain peaks from the flight. After the 30 minutes scenic flight we will land at Pokhara airport. From Pokhara we will get on a private vehicle waiting for us and drive towards Phedi. We will drive past terraced fields and along the river bank. Once at Pedi we will get ready for our trek to Dhampus. We will climb uphill for few hours before we finally reach the attractive village of Dhampus with alluring natural beauty around. We will spend our night at Dhampus.
We will leave Dhampus early in the morning and head towards Sarangkot. The view of Annapurna range as seen during our walk ahead is quite amazing. We will pass through hills and villages. The walk gets pleasing and enjoyable here. In a few hours we will reach Sarangkot. It lies at a nice height from where the wide surrounding view can be observed and is also famous as a sunrise/sunset viewing point. We will enjoy the sunset and spend the night there.
We will start the day enjoying the beautiful sunrise from the top of Sarangkot hill. Then we will climb down towards Phewa lake that lies down below at Pokhara. We get the nice view of Pokhara city on our way down. We will then reach Phewa Lake and get a boat to cross the lake. We will then get to the hotel to get some rest. We will spend our evening walking around the market area. Night at the hotel.
Today we will leave Pokhara and head back to Kathmandu. We will enjoy the scenic drive with beautiful view of hills, valleys, forests, fields, and villages. The drive will move alongside the Trishuli river before reaching Kathmandu. You also have the option to fly to Kathmandu if you wish. Once at Kathmandu you will be driven to the hotel and you will get time to take good rest. Thus our trek comes to an end. You will spend night at the hotel and get ready for the final departure tomorrow.
Today is the final day and we get ready for the departure. We offer you the facility to drop at the Tribhuvan International Airport. We exchange final greetings and wishes and hope to see each other next time as well. We wish pleasant journey and bid the final goodbye.
What's included ?
- A porter and his entire expenses.
- Accomodation at finest hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
- Airport pickup and drop facility.
- All required local and government taxes.
- Breakfast,Lunch and dinner during the trek.
- Fresh seasonal fruits after the dinner (while on the trek).
- Licensed, experienced and English speaking trekking guide.
- Lodge expenses during the trek.
- Trekking permits/TIMS.
- Welcome and farewell dinner at one of the finest Nepalese Restaurant with traditional ethnic music and dance.
- Kathmandu-Pokhara flight tickets.
- Pokhara-Kathmandu by tourist bus.
What's excluded ?
- Additional meals and drinks
- Cost for additional trips.
- Meals in the city except for breakfast and other mentioned special dinner.
- Nepal arrival visa.
- Tipping to staffs (as an appreciation).
- Travel insurance which covers emergency rescue and evacuation.
The given cost are per person and exclude international flights. Given below are the departure dates available for online booking. If the given date is not favorable then please
write us and we will happily customize your trip on dates more appropriate for you.
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