The Dhampus Sarangkot Trek takes you to the wonderful Annapurna region, home of the majestic Mount Annapurna massif. It is a grand trekking adventure that takes you close to the mountains, as well as presents you with the natural beauty of the region in a short amount of time without you having to go through an arduous trekking journey to higher elevations. The trek is a moderate trip that does not require any previous trekking experience and throughout the trip, you have a very low chance of getting altitude sick.
The trek concludes at Pokhara, and the trip also includes a paragliding adventure if you wish to pursue it. It is one of the best short trips in Nepal that captures the entire best natural, cultural and Himalayan attributes of the beautiful Annapurna region in a short amount of time. At each step of the way, you will be presented with the best services as well, and will always be in the company of our trusted and professional guide.
Dhampus Sarangkot Trek begins with a drive to Pokhara- the most beautiful city in Nepal. Pokhara is situated right beside Phewa Lake and is close to the Annapurna Mountains. From the city, you can get amazingly good views of the Annapurna Massif, like the Machhapuchhre Himal, the Dhaulagiri Peak, and the Annapurna Range. Moreover, the best part about driving to Pokhara is that you also get to enjoy a rafting experience in the Trishuli River.
Rafting in Nepal has been steadily growing in popularity and appeal, and the Trishuli River Rafting presents one of the best white water rafting experiences in the country. You can enjoy the river’s fast-paced swift turns and speedy rapids as you navigate your raft along the flowing water. It is quite thrilling
Likewise, from Pokhara, you will be driving to Phedi and then to Dhampus to finally reach the Australian base Camp, passing by several smaller ethnic Gurung and Rai settlements along the way. As you trek through the Annapurna Base Camp, you will be presented with breath-taking landscapes embedded with thick bamboo groves, emerald woodlands of alpine cedar and pine as well as vast fields of pastures laden with yaks and mules. In addition to the beguiling terrain, you will also be presented with wonderful sights of the Annapurna Mountains that rise against the valley quite magnificently.
Similarly, the Dhampus Sarangkot Trek also takes you to Sarangkot– one of the best viewpoints of the region situated close to the city. From Sarangkot, you can get panoramic views of the Annapurna massif, as well as of the sprawling Pokhara city below. One of the best features of Sarangkot is perhaps its sunrise view where from the viewpoint; you can get a phenomenal sight of the rising sun amidst the mountain peaks.
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You may arrive at Kathmandu International Airport at any time. Upon your arrival, you will be greeted by one of our airport representatives, and he will help you get transferred to your Hotel. There are no planned activities for the day, thus you may check into your hotel and relax. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Kathmandu.
Today, you will be driving from Kathmandu to Pokhara- the tourist hub of Nepal. As you drive towards Pokhara, you can also enjoy fleeting glimpses of the countryside life of Nepal as well. Moreover, along the way, you will also be rafting on the Trishuli River. As you reach Charaudi, you will begin your rafting journey there, plowing down the river until you reach Muglin. From there, you will continue the drive to Pokhara. Upon reaching the city, you will be transferred to your Hotel. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Pokhara.
From Pokhara, you will drive to Phedi, which takes about 30 minutes. The trekking trail from Phedi branches out towards beautiful woodlands and occasional small Gurung settlements. You can get goods views of peaks like the Annapurna Range, the Machhapuchhre (6997m), Hiunchuli (6441m), Lamjung Himal (6983m), and many others from the hills in the Dhampus. If you wish to continue further on, you can also eventually trek to the Australian Camp, from where the views are even more gorgeous. You can enjoy a sunset view of the mountain peaks at Australian Camp. Overnight stay at the lodge in Dhampus.
Further from Dhampus lays the village of Naundanda. Passing through Naundanda, you will then reach Sarangkot, one of the most famous hill stations near Pokhara. From Sarangkot, the sprawling Pokhara city below can be seen spectacularly, snugly situated against the lake coast of Phewa. On the flanks of the city, decorating the skyline lays the Annapurna massif. The Annapurna and the Dhaulagiri Ranges from Sarangkot are a sight truly to be revealed upon. Overnight stay at the guesthouse at Sarangkot.
From Sarangkot, you can trek your way back down the valley towards Pokhara. The trek presents you with a good opportunity to enjoy the natural beauty of the terrain. On the other hand, you also have the option of paragliding your way back to the city. Paragliding from Sarangkot presents amazing aerial views of the mountains as well as of the city below. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Pokhara.
From Pokhara, you will make your way back to Kathmandu, enjoying the natural scene and bidding goodbye to the Annapurna Mountains. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will be dropped off at your Hotel. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Kathmandu.
Approximately three hours before your scheduled flight, you will be dropped off at the airport for your departure.