Dhampus Sarangkot Hike is one of the most popular and most classic hiking route in Nepal. Dhampus Sarankot lower part of Annapurna Region. Dhampus Sarangkot trek is begins at Phedi (1080 m) after 30-minute drive from Pokhara. Sarangkot (1700m) village is perched high up on the northwest side of Pokhara with charming views of Pokhara valley and the Phewa Lake.
The Dhampus Sarangkot trek passes through beautiful countryside inhabited by highly Explore the culture, lifestyle, Food and traditions of ethnic Gurung villages as well as wide spectacular mountain scenery and takes you north of Mt.Annapurna (8091 m), Mt.Machhapuchare (Fishtail-6993 m)), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Mt. Lamjung Himal and Mt. Manaslu (8163 m) ranges. Besides the breathtaking mountain views, Dhampus will also offer you an opportunity to experience the peace and beauty of Nepalese countryside,
Dhampus Sarangkot Trek is more like a relaxed hiking for many trekkers. It’s short experience to give a feel about a typical trekking in Nepal. This trekking is perfect for those people who do not have trekking experience and want to walk less and who want to explore the Himalayan views from the lower elevation. The maximum height 1600 m will not a problem for tourists. That’s why this trek is also known as the alternative trekking of Annapurna view trekking.
This trekking can be done throughout the year however January to May and September to December is better time comparing to rest of the year. You will generally have stunning Himalayan views and green scenery during these months.