Dhampus Sarangkot Trek is an easy and leisure trek in Nepal. It is ideal for those who want to enjoy the beautiful mountain vistas, local culture and traditions of Nepali villages but not ready for strenuous trekking. This trek takes you through low land and serene jungles with an amazing view of the Annapurna range in the backdrop. This trek is the best way to spend a nice family holiday
It is the 3 days trek from Pokhara valley. In this short trek to Annapurna region, you will get to explore many things in a short period of time. Sarangkot is world famous vantage point for sunrise view and paragliding and the Dhampus village id full of lush forest, terraced farmlands, multiethnic community villages and panoramic view of mountains. Apart from these 2 spots, there are lots of wonderful places along the way. During the trek, you will get an amazing view of mountains such as Mt. Machhapuchhre, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, Neelgiri, Himchuli, Shingachuli and many other peaks.
The exploration of Kathmandu and Pokhara city is also included in this Dhampus Sarangkot trekking package. During your stay in Pokhara and Kathmandu, you will visit many historically and culturally significant places and many beautiful lakes and caves in Pokhara. The Dhampus Sarangkot trek itinerary is designed in such a way that, you will make the best out of these 8 days of this trip journey.
DHAMPUS SARANGKOT TREK HIGHLIGHTS
- Enjoy the scenic bus ride from Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Phedi
- Walk through the lush forests of rhododendrons and oaks with the possibility to see different animals
- Explore the diverse cultures and traditions of ethnic people like Gurung and Magar
- Catch breathtaking views of mountains like Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Dhaulagiri, Hiunchuli, etc.
- Walk through the rice fields and pass through many picturesque villages with the Himalayas in the backdrop
- Catch many photographic spots during the trek on almost every point of your trek
What To Expect
1. Food and Accommodation
As the Dhampus Sarangkot a leisurely trek, you won't have to go to remote areas. Many restaurants are available along the way, where varieties of western and traditional dishes are available. During the trek, you will stay in guesthouses. They are fairly luxurious and provide you with basic services. While in Kathmandu and Pokhara, you will stay in a3-star hotels with breakfast service. For lunch and dinner, you can explore various dishes available in the city according to your preference.
Pokhara is a beautiful city to spend a day. Famously known as a Lake City, it has many things to offer. You can visit Phewa and Begnas lakes, Mahendra and Bat caves, Devi’s falls etc while you stay in Pokhara. There are various modern cafes and bar where you can try different food items and enjoy. Wandering around the rich and vibrant streets of Pokhara and buying the souvenirs is one of the fun things to do.
Sarangkot is one of the best viewpoints to behold the sunrise and sunset. You can get the wonderful panorama of the Annapurna range and thrilling view of Pokhara valley and the beautiful lakes. The Mountains look mesmerizing at the time of Sunrise and Sunset. It is one of the most beautiful experience to have during your Dhampus -Sarangkot trekking journey.
Dhampus is the final destination of your trekking. It is a beautiful village with the Himalayas in the backdrop. You will pass through rice fields, vegetable farms to get there. You can interreact with local people while you stay in the village. You will get to learn about the lifestyle of the local people. You can try different traditional food items and enjoy the beautiful view of the surrounding.
Beautiful landscapes along the way will make your Dhampus Sarangkot trek an amazing trip. You will walk along with beautiful landscapes covered with rhododendron and oak forests. You can have an amazing view of the snow-capped mountains on the horizon. You will get a plethora of these beautiful sceneries throughout the journey.