Key Information

  • Trip Duration Trip Duration 7 Days
  • Trip Grade Trip Grade Easy
  • Group Sizes Max Person 02 - 16
  • Transportation Transportation Private Vechiles & Tourist Bus
  • Destination Nepal

About Dhampus Sarangkot Hiking

Dhampus-Sarangkot hiking is a naturally and culturally delighting trip of Nepal bestowing the best of Nepal’s natural beauty and cultural insight. Dhampus-Sarangkot hiking is the wonderful trip activity around the Pokhara valley with the views of alluring golden rice plateau. The exclusive views of astounding Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, fishtail, Manaslu alongside the experience of rich Gurung culture and adventure sports such as bungee jumping and paragliding etc. are the special features of this hike. From the vantage point of Dhampus and Sarangkot, you can grasp the extraordinary glimpse of Pokhara and the scenery gets more alluring amid the dusk. The best season to initiate a hike would be September to December and March to May. 

Dhampus Sarangkot Hiking is a 3 days hiking in the lower Annapurna region of Nepal. It is an easy trip, which is highly suitable for the family trips. This hiking begins from Phedi, after a drive from Pokhara and goes through the forest region. Dampus is a large Gurung settlement, which is located beautifully in the shadow of the Annapurna Himalayan chain. Gurung culture is awe-inspiring, who love the traditions and values inherited from their ancestors. Dampus village is what primarily known for. The hospitality and folk cultural performance is remarkable. The route through terraced hillside leads you to Sarangkot, which is the best paragliding spot in Nepal. The terraced hillside Sarangkot has become a traveler’s choice throughout the year. You can enjoy the best paragliding, drive or hike down to Pokhara, the city of Lakes. Index Adventure organizes Dhampus Sarangkot hike with all the arrangement along with paragliding on your request. Please, contact us for more details. 

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu,1350m.
  • Day 02: Drive to Pokhara 6 to 7 hrs
  • Day 03: Drive to Phedi and hike to Dhampus (1600m).
  • Day 04: Hike to Sarangkot (1720m).
  • Day 05: Descend to Pokhara.
  • Day 06: Drive to Kathmandu
  • Day 07: Departure to International Airport
Detail Itinerary

Cost Details

Cost Includes

  • All Airport, Bus Park, and Hotel transfers with tourist vehicles.
  • Both way (Roundtrip) by tourists Bus KTM-Pokhara-KTM.
  • (But it can be customized according to your requirement about Flight).
  • Round Trip Pokhara –Phedi –pokhara private Vehicles.
  • 4 nights Kathmandu & Pokhara Hotel including breakfast.
  • Licensed holder Hiking Guide and Sherpa potter in mountains.
  •  While in Hiking Accommodation and 3 meals the day (Lunch, Dinner & Breakfast).
  • All necessary paperwork and permits (free, local & Government tax.)
  • Farewell Dinner with Index T-shirt.

Cost Excludes:

  • international airfare.
  • Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs).
  •  Travel and rescue insurance (necessary).
  • Lunch and Dinner while you are in Kathmandu & Pokhara city.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, internet, laundry, bar bills, bottle or boiled water & Hot Drinks Tea and Coffee, Hot Shower, Batteries charge, Heater during the Trek and Sweet things like desert).
  •  Extra night accommodation and meals if early departure from the mountain.
  • single supplementary will extra
  • Tips for the guide, porter. (Tipping is voluntary).
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in including section.

FAQs

How to enter Nepal, via road ways or air ways?

If you are travelling through air then you can only enter Nepal through Tribhuvan International Airport; is the only international airport in Nepal that operates several international flights on a daily basis. The airport is located in the capital city: Kathmandu, which is a popular hub for tourists visiting Nepal.

If you are travelling through road ways then you can either enter from China Border and India Boarder but before entering Nepal you should report yourself to Nepal Entry/Exit Points. Some of road entry/exit points are:

From China: Rasuwagadi Border & Kodari Border.

From India: Dhangadi, Kanchanpur, Nepalgunj, Birgunj, Kakarvitta, Bhairahawa

Reference: http://nepalimmigration.gov.np/content/immigration-offices--entry--exit-points-1.html