6 DaysKathmandu to Kathmandu Grade:
Meals: Full board meals
Accommodation: Hotels & Lodge on trek
Transport: Tourist bus/private car
Best season: Throughout the year
Dhampus Sarangkot Hiking is a famous hiking trip that goes through the classical route to the picturesque countryside. Beside the trail, you can see the mixed communities, mainly the habitations of the ethnic communities. During the Dhampus Sarangkot hike you can see the breathtaking views of the north of Annapurna, Fishtail, Himchuli, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri and the surrounding peaks.
Dhampus Sarangkot Hiking begins with a drive to Phedi and the walking session begins. Dhampus is a beautiful Gurung village beneath the incredible white peaks. The countryside is attractive and the landscape is scenic with the terraced fields, forests, hills, gorges and streams. The local people are forward in preserving folk culture, dress, language, customs and hospitality. The hike moves to the popular tourist hill and a stunning paragliding spot- Sarangkot. In the morning, you can explore the sunrise views and in the evening, you can explore the breathtaking sunset view. The Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail and Himchuli peaks are seen superb. If you love adventure, take a paragliding fly to the lake surrounded city, Pokhara. Of course, again the Himalayas can be explored from the closer distance. Then you land at the Pokhara or you have another option to drive back to Pokhara.
Thus exploring the typical ethnic lifestyles and enjoying the panoramas of the surrounding mountains is the best way to go when you have the time constraint in your holiday. Nepal Adventure Team Pvt. Ltd arranges Dhampus Sarangkot Hike with suitable itinerary and also suggesting you with a lot of other adventures like Paragliding from Sarangkot to Pokhara and jungle safari in national parks. Please, feel free to contact us for more details.
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu (1350 m) O / N at hotel.
Day 02:Drive to the beautiful Pokhara (most beautiful city in Nepal) to enjoy the night life in there.
Day 03:Drive to Phedi and hike to Dhampus.
Day 04:Dhampus to Sarangkot.
Day 05:Drive to Kathmandu.
Day 06:International deparutre to the sweet home.
Day 03Drive to Phedi and hike to Dhampus.You will have the scenic drive from Pokhara to Phedi from where you will begin your short hiking towards Dhampus. Passing through the amazing landscapes, terrains, you'll arrive at the typical Gurung village for the overnight stay.
Day 04Dhampus to Sarangkot.After experiencing the warm hospitality of the local people, you will hike towards Sarangkot in the morning. Sarangkot is the best sunrise and sunset viewpoint in whole Nepal. You'll be travelling through the green forests, fields and the typical Nepalese settlements to arrive at Sarangkot for the night stop.
Day 05Drive to Kathmandu.Your short but the most happiest and scenic journey will end here today with the drive to Kathmandu. Pokhara, the most beautiful city in Nepal has a lot to offer to the travellers and you can spend days and nights in this city full of lakes and historic places. Farewell dinner in the night in the typical Nepali restaurant accompanied by the folk cultural dance and music.
Passport & Visa
All foreign nationals, except Indian citizens, need visas to enter Nepal. Getting a visa must be the easiest one though. You just have to go to the Nepalese Embassy/consulate in your country or it can also be obtained upon your arrival in Kathmandu International Airport. To get a visa, you need to bring 2 pp size photos, visa fees and valid passport.
Tourist Visa Fees: 3 days transit visa - Free of Cost
Multiple entry 15 days - US$ 25
Multiple entry 30 days - US$ 40
Multiple entry 90 days - US$ 100
For more information, please contact Department of Immigration.
Tel: 00977-1- 4429660 | 4438862 | 4438868 | 4433934
Means of Transport
Private car, bus and walking. All the cost is already included unless otherwise noted.
Travel insurance is a must when you travel abroad. Therefore before you come to Nepal, please make sure you have your insurance documents with you since our insurance companies cannot insure foreign nationals. Because of the reason that they cover all the expenses if you face some unfortunate happenings and you have to be rescued or medically assisted during the trip or if your belongings are lost or stolen.
We have arranged for the single traveller to pay for the single trip only. He has to share the accommodation with other person of same sex though while he can also join the other groups.
Foods and Accommodations
Full board meals will be available throughout the journey. The accommodation will be on the best quality hotels and tea house lodge on your entire trip on twin sharing basis.
Note: Single room is always available but only on special request and spending extra bucks.
Best Time to Travel
You can travel any time of the year for this trip.
Every traveller is different and they spend their own way. Some spend on food and drinks while other on souvenirs. Either way, consider your own spending habits and also tipping, emergency fund($200), etc before you pack up and leave.
Trip Specific Safety
Your guide is always there for your safety concerns and looking after your valuables. But you have to be equally careful. Carry some sort of wallet or belt for your important documents and money. The hotels have the safety deposit box where the lock is recommended before passing the luggage.
A Couple of Rules
Possession or using of any illegal drugs is totally intolerable. Its because of the law that respects the local people and their culture. The group will be expelled in such case.
Nepal Adventure Team strongly believes that we all are equally responsible to act in favour of the local people and the surrounding environment. Our clients too, have an important role to
a. respect the local laws, custom and their beliefs
b. always ask for permission before doing something in the local or consult to the leader
c. keep the area same as you found it as, wherever you go and dispose of rubbish
d. support local skills to encourage positive sides of tourism.
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The groups safety is very important for us. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Even though every effort is made to go as planned, a little change might occur in the itinerary because of weather conditions, health condition of a person, unexpected natural disasters, etc. The leader will try to ensure the trip runs as planned, but please be prepared to be flexible just in case.
Note: Optional. You can have a full day sightseeing in Kathmandu and Pokhara if you wish to do so. You can also extend the trip to multiadventure tours and to different parts of Nepal. Please let us know and we will change it to your requirements.
The following dates are the fixed departure dates and a common schedule with 10% special offer. If you want a special and private package we can arrange one for you.
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