Pokhara is a remarkable place of natural beauty. Situated at an altitude of 827m from the sea level and 200km west of Kathmandu valley. Pokhara valley is known as a center of adventure. This enchanting city has several beautiful lakes and offers stunning panoramic views of Himalayan peaks. The serenity of lakes and the magnificence of the Himalayas rising behind them create an ambiance of peace and magic. People who come to Nepal they can’t escape Pokhara before leaving a home country, Pokhara is the gateway of Annapurna base camp trekking, Upper Mustang trekking, and many other popular trekking routes in Annapurna region.
In Pokhara, there are many things to do but if you are wondering for a day hike in Pokhara then Pokhara Dhampus day hike is the best way to spend your time around Annapurna Himalayan ranges.
Pokhara Dhampus day hike starts after an hour drive from Kande village. From Kande to Australian base camp trail lead gently steep and this is about 1 and half hour walk. Australian camp height is 2100m, which is normal height for beginner hiker and also perfect hike trail for children’s. We can see stunning Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Lamjung Himal, and Fishtail. After exploring and taking some nice snaps in front of amazing mountains we will hike down to Dhampus village. Dhampus is beautiful Gurung villages with majestic views of the Annapurna ranges, landscape, and local people cultures. From the halfway of Dhampus after passing through villages we will be hiking all the way down to Phedi to ride back to Pokhara. this trip can be organized all around the year, for more details please contact Day Tours Nepal team. The maximum length of this trip is about 5-6 hours.
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.
During winter season, additional clothing’s may include:
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