Pokhara- Bagar- Sarangkot- Dhampus- Pokhara.
This Sarangkot-Dhampus hike is an incredible journey to the rural parts of Nepal. You can visit Sarangkot, Dhampus, and Naudanda which are the major destinations of this hike. The hike provides you the opportunity to go through the Damai settlement in Sarangkot. You may also observe the memorable sunrise view from Sarangkot.
Along the way to the hike, you walk through beautiful temples, villages, forests, monasteries, and many more. Do not miss the opportunity to walk on the unexplored paths of Sarangkot that will enrich your experience. All these features of the trip will make it very thrilling and unforgettable. There is no precise age boundary for this hike. Seniors and minimum age people can also do it if they find it safe and convenient. However, it is better to be aware of the route map, itinerary, difficulty, altitude, action challenges, fitness, medications, necessities before the trip.
Throughout the Sarangot-Dhampus hike, you will visit the amazing villages and towns of this region. These villages are renowned for their unique culture, traditions, and hospitality of the Gurung community. Your interaction with villagers will provide more experience in the lifestyle in rural Nepal. Hence, the hike provides you knowledge and entertainment at the same time.
You can change this itinerary, services, accommodation, duration of this trip etc.to suit your needs and budget. The choice is yours. Let us help you tailor your perfect holiday.
On this day, we will begin the trek from the lakeside in Pokhara. After that, we will be trekking for about one hour to reach Bagar. Similarly, after trekking for 3 hours, we will be reaching Sarangkot. Sarangkot Viewpoint is the highest and most famous near Pokhara. The place offers a beautiful sunset view and panoramic views of the looming Annapurna Mountain Range. You may also observe Phewa Lake from there. After enjoying for some hours, we will lower down to lodge to stay overnight.
We will wake up early in the morning and climb up to Sarangkot for a sunrise view. We will take a light breakfast at the hotel and continue our journey to Naudanda. Naudanda offers great views of Pokhara Valley and Phewa Lake. After that, we will lower down from Naudanda to Ghatte Kholaand choose the path that follows Dhampus. This is the pretty little village of Gurungs which is situated at the top of the hill. Overnight stay will be at Dhampus.
On this day, we will climb to the ridge to get a close-up view of Fish Tail Mountain. We will be exploring Dhampus village where we will get to know more about the village lifestyle, culture, and traditions. Our path then descends to Dhampus Phedi. From there, we will catch the vehicle and take a 2 to 3 hours drive back to Pokhara. We will stay in a hotel in Lakeside Pokhara.
Before starting your trek, you need to take both mental and physical training. This helps to withstand extreme weather and adventure in this region. We provide the best guides for you. All our trek guides are authorized and licensed by Nepal Government and reputed organizations such as Nepal Trekking Association. We suggest you choose guides who are licensed and authorized by the Nepal Government; along with those who have years of experience and are fluent in various languages including English, Chinese, Japanese and more.
Altitude sickness has been a major problem for most of the visitors. Here are the few tips that are tried and tested by our professional leaders:
The most significant things to be included on the backpack are:
You need to pack your bags lightly because you will not be able to carry heavy loads along with the trek. You will not be able to enjoy your journey in the Himalayas unless you pack wisely. You will be sleeping in small lodges and tea houses during the entire trip. Please be prepared with the right clothes as per the season. It will get colder at the higher elevations especially during winters. You can also consult us or simply visit our comprehensive packing list for Srangkot Dhampus Hike in Nepal.
The hike is not difficult physically. However, the altitude will make it hard. This hike has rising and falling flats and abruptly ascends but it is generally manageable for the hiker of any age. They require little experience. However, it is advised for the hiker to be physically fit and have some training before planning it.
You will be guided by experts who are experienced and have been to camp multiple times for years. Our guides are locals who communicate in English. They acquire deep knowledge of the mountain, people, culture, hygiene, and safety.
Yes, the trek is fixable. We can continue to other trekking as per guest request. However, visit other trekking sites may include additional charge.
You will be provided several booking options that include such as online booking, wire transfer, or cash on arrival. Similarly, we suggest you go through our booking policy. It is better to read every policy thoroughly before you head to the payment. Please feel free to get in touch with us in case of any other queries.
We will run our booked trips under normal circumstances. You will still be going on the trip even if other hikers cancel at the end moment. We will not cancel the whole trip even if there is less number of participants. Please note that we will not be continuing the trip if there is a political riot, natural disasters, pandemic, epidemic or catastrophes, etc.
Our institution offers a lifetime deposit policy. This allows you the flexibility to transfer your deposit to anyone or any other trip. However, you will charge a certain amount, if you wished to cancel your booked trips. You may visit our booking terms and conditions. In this way, you will get detailed information.
3 Days from US $500
|No. of People
|Price per person
|US $ 290
|2 - 4 Paxes
|US $ 180
|5 - 9 Paxes
|US $ 150
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