Unique opportunity to explore one of the most popular hill stations of Pokhara
Witness the Damai settlement in Sarangkot
Enjoy the memorable sunrise view from Sarangkot
Experience various other activities such as paragliding, and jeepfliyer
The villages provide you the knowledge of the unique culture and tradition of the local communities
Get a close-up view of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Machapuchhre on a clear day
Benefit from the varied Nepalese landscape and culture
This Sarangkot day hike is an incredible journey of around 5 hours to one of the most popular hill stations of Pokhara. You can witness the Damai settlement in Sarangkot. The hike provides you the opportunity to enjoy the memorable sunrise view from the top of Sarangkot.
Our start-off point for this hike is Pame which is 15 minutes drive from Lakeside. It takes normally 4 hours to reach Sarangkot from there. 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. You may experience various other activities such as paragliding, and jeepfliyer. 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. Hikers will get a close-up view of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Machapuchhre on a clear day.
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 local community. Your interaction with villagers will provide more experience in the lifestyle of rural Nepal. Hence, the hike provides you knowledge and entertainment at the same time.
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Available - Trip is available to run if minimum group size is filled
Limited - Only few space available
Include & Exclude
Arrival and departure transport by private car/ bus/van
Trek guide and a porter (sharing by two clients)
Home guide and support staffs
First aid kit
Government tax and service charge
Other personal expenses such as snacks, beverages, personal gear, etc.
Tips to guide and porter
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:
Slow your ascend and take proper rest
Stay hydrated all the times
Eat a healthy balanced diet food which is a mixture of carbohydrates, proteins, and vitamins
Sleep well throughout the trek for at least 7 hours
Avoid alcoholic products, tobacco, and other beverages
Be mentally strong and prepared
Train your body accordingly to cope with uphill hikes
Take medicine if necessary
The most significant things to be included on the backpack are: Body Wear
Trekking Trouser and Shorts
Down Jacket Waterproof Jacket
Sunhat and Warm Hat
Gloves(warm and Light)
Trekking Shocks (4-5 Pairs)
Sleeping Bag and Layer
Trekking Poles water Bottles
Water purification tablets
Small medical kits to put some emergency necessary medicines which you need
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 Sarangkot Hike in Nepal.
Frequently Asked Questions
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.
This hike in Nepal is completely safe and has very minimal requirements. However, some possibilities of threats will be discussed by our experts. We encourage every traveler to take a professional training guide. They will provide you information regarding locations as you go.
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 to 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 are fewer participants. Please note that we will not be continuing the trip if there is a political riot, natural disasters, pandemics, epidemics or catastrophes, etc.