Dhampus Sarangkot Hike

Trip Duration 2 Days
Destination Nepal
Trip Grade Easy
Activity Trekking
Transportation Private Vehicle
Accomodation Hotel + Lodges
Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
Max. Altitude 1600 M
Type of Trip Private and Group
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Nepal is famous for its high mountain adventure trips and Trekking in Nepal is famous adventure holidays activities. Nepal's northern side has the world's tallest mountain peaks and most part of Nepal's land is embraced with hills. Nepal is known as Mt. Everest and many people think Nepal doesn't offer short hikes and trips around. Annapurna region is another world's famous high mountain adventure such as Annapurna Circuit Trek, Annapurna Base Camp and many other trekking trails. 

Among many of the world's best trekking trails from Pokhara, you can do a short day hiking to short 2- 3 days trekking without giving trouble to your lungs. Pokhara is one of the best travel destinations in 2018 for relaxing, adventure sports and the giant Himalayas. Pokhara is one of the largest cities in Nepal with beautiful lakes, majestic Himalayas, and greenery hills. People who arrive in Nepal for long holidays they don't miss Pokhara because of its beauty. Pokhara is surrounded by the white snow-capped mountains which you can see from your bed too. Sunrise, sightseeing, paragliding, day hiking, and other adventure sports are popular in Pokhara but if you want to push a bit higher to enjoy than we suggest you this 2 days Dhampus Sarangkot trek from Pokhara. 

Day Tours Nepal 2 days trekking in Pokhara dhampus trekking package is for those travelers who don't want to go for the big hike and want to enjoy with short and sweet holidays in Nepal. 2 days Dhampus Sarangkot trek is the best way to see the majestic Himalayas and also to see the typical village of Dhampus. Dhampus village is famous for a short day hiking trip and easily accessible by drive too but if you want to stretch your legs for a while then the Dhampus is the best hiking trail destination. If you are curious and concerned how about the altitude than don't worry up to dhampus elevation everyone can make it. For views, you will see exactly the same views that you are seeing in our banner images.

Things To Do In Pokhara

Trip Highlights

  • Typical mountain village in Dhampus.
  • Greenery hill and Forest.
  • Amazing Annapurna Mountains and Fishtail.
  • Living, Lifestyle, Food, and Culture.
  • Landscapes, sunrise, sunset.
  • Memorable time with our team. 

Trip Itinerary:

  • Day 01:Pokhara drive to Phedi Trek to Dhampus (1,600m) 5,249ft Distance: 5-6 km (2-3 hours) From Pokhara, we will take a scenic drive towards Phedi and it’s about 30 minutes, from Phedi we will start walking. At the beginning, we have walk uphill and it’s not totally climbing the hill the trails are wide. Slowly 1 hr uphill walk will take you in the dhampus village then walking through villages with stunning mountain views. Dhampus village is at 1600m from the sea level and of the paradise in Nepal. In total, we will walk 3 hrs from starting point. We will spend our night with very charming and friendly Gurung people in nice hotels and homestay. Dhampus village is pretty much famous for yoga trek, if you are wondering for yoga and meditation in a lower part of Himalayas then dhampus is the right place.
  • Day 02:Dhampus Trek to Sarangkot (1600m) 5249ft Distance:19-20 km (6-7 hours) Wake up early morning for the beautiful mountain views which change the color after the sunrise. Enjoy the morning breakfast which will be served by our team because they will stay in the same place. Before joining the breakfast pack your bags so it will be easy for our guys. At first, it's pretty much easy and bit downhill but after reaching to Naudanda hiking trail is almost flat. Sarangkot is beautiful and the popular hill station for Annapurna ranges, sunset, and sunrise. Enjoy the peaceful evening in Sarangkot.
  • Day 03:Sarangkot drive to Pokhara. Early morning enjoy your breakfast with the sunrise and the panoramic mountains view. From here you can see Pokhara valley, Fewa lakes, and amazing landscapes. If you love photography than must bring a nice camera. After breakfast and the morning view our guide will drop to your hotel. Enjoy the shopping and peaceful walk around Fewa lake.

Cost Includes

  • Full Board (breakfast, lunch, and Dinner) in Trekking
  • Accommodation during the trek (local lodge).
  • Government registered local expert guide,
  • Porters to carry trekking bags.
  • Annapurna Conservation park, and TIMS card.
  • Equipment clothing for porter & staffs.
  • Insurance for all staff & porters.
  • Transportation as per itinerary
  • First Aid Kit for Dhampus Sarangkot Hike.
  • Updated Dhampus Trekking Map
  • Salary, allowances, expenses & insurance for all staff including porters

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal visa – Multiple Entrée 30 days – USD 40
  • Dinner during hotel stay in Pokhara
  • Hotel Accommodation in Pokhara
  • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
  • Tips for guide and porter
  • Table drinks, snacks, personal insurance, medical evacuation in case of emergency.
  • Expenses incurred due to accidents, landslide, strikes, political unrest, etc…

Equipment List

Trekking Equipment

Obviously you will be in higher elevation while trekking in Nepal. The weather will be different in every region but also have to pack the proper trekking equipment. Day Tours Nepal is selling Nepal’s Top Best selling treks and all are Tea-house Trekking so you don’t need to think of Camping gears.

While buying clothing please pick warm clothing especially during the winter season (Dec-Feb) in Nepal. We also suggest you to get the proper light backpack and have enough space to pack your stuff. If you are confused to buy the Trekking gears than no worries you can buy the Trekking equipment in Nepal too.

We recommend you to get check the below list for Trekking in Nepal.


  • Warm jacket – down jacket, if possible.
  • Water and windproof jacket (alternatively bring a poncho or umbrella)
  • Long sleeved synthetic fleece (windproof material, if possible)
  • Thermal underwear
  • Hat, pair of gloves and scarf
  • Comfortable hiking trousers (loose fitting)
  • Shorts and trousers, or skirt
  • 2 pairs of warm wool-blend socks
  • 2 pairs of running socks or liner socks
  • Proper hiking boots
  • Running shoes and flip-flops
  • 2-3 t-shirts

During winter season, additional clothing’s may include:

  • The outer jacket should be warm, down jacket is highly recommended during winter season
  • Bring a pair of warm winter trousers, in addition to the hiking trousers
  • Bring at least one windproof layer of clothes, helping to reduce any chill factor influence.
  • Snow gaiters

Trekking Gear

  • Pair of polarizing sun-glasses (to be comfortable and to avoid potential snow-blindness)
  • Backpack and backpack cover (against rain and dust)
  • Map of the trekking area (Day Tours Nepal will proivde Trekking Map so you don't need to buy)
  • Head torch, or small torch, plus spare batteries
  • Sleeping bag and silk liner
  • 2 x water bottles
  • Miscellaneous
  • Toiletries
  • A small light weight and quick drying towel
  • Bar of soap
  • Sunscreen (SPF +20)
  • Earplugs
  • Insect repellants (for lower elevations)

First aid kid

  • Water purification tables or a water filter
  • Some Diamox pills against potential altitude sickness (if going beyond 3,500+ m elevations)
  • Toilet paper
  • Optional items
  • Camera, battery etc
  • Altimeter
  • Compass
  • Binoculars
  • Books/magazines
  • Trekking poles
  • GPS unit
  • Padlocks for guest house rooms and bags
  • Sewing/repair kit
  • Pocket knife
  • Candles (for lodges)
  • Dairy or notebook plus pencil/pen

Usefull Info

  • You don't need to arrange proper trekking gears like big hikes.
  • Normal clothing will be fine but in winter must have warm clothes. 
  • We serve vegetarian meals to.
  • Don't pat dogs or animals because some might be aggressive.
  • If you want to extend hike email us.

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