We at Outfitter Nepal have itinerary for the Sarangkot and Dhampus hike including your arrival and departure days, a day tour in Kathmandu plus travel days between Kathmandu to Pokhara and return however if you wish to book the hotel in Kathmandu yourself and just to take our hike package only, that is not a problem with Outfitter Nepal, being a local company, we can always offer you tailor made itinerary and program as per your need and interest.
Nepal is hiker’s paradise with hundreds of popular hiking trails, Nepal does not have only High Mountain trekking but also short and easy hike program and the Sarangkot Dhampus Hike is one of the most popular and most classic hiking route in Nepal which passes through country inhabited by a wide diversity of people and offers spectacular mountain scenery and takes you north of Annapurna & Mt. Machhapuchare (Fishtail) ranges, the region is heavily settled and farmed, the Sarankot is an ideal view point to view both a sunrise & sunset within the majestic Himalayan range, we will have views of mountains from Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, and Manaslu including the magnificent Mt. Machhapuchare (Fish Tail).
The Sarangkot Dhampus hike start with a day drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara and next morning, we drive to Sarangkot Phedi and hike to Sarangkot view point, the Sarangkot village is perched on the North West of Pokhara with enchanting views of Pokhara Valley and the Phewa Lake, the Sarangkot Dhampus hike passes through beautiful countryside inhabited by highly diversified communities of people, the region is heavily settled by the mid hills tribe "Gurungs." Gurungs are the famous Gurkha soldiers in the British, Indian, and Nepalese Army, yet back home in the high hills, they are Shepherds and farmers, after staying an overnight in Sarangkot view, we then hike another view point of Dhampus, the Dhampus is another view to see the spectacular sunset and sunrise view over the Himalayas, then after spending an overnight at Dhampus, we hike to Phedi and drive to Pokhara.
We offer departure to the Sarangkot Dhampus hike every day, as we are local company based in Kathmandu Nepal, there does not required to be minimum number of people as we arrange the hike even for single people and can pick any date that is the most suitable for you and the hike is very popular for the family travel with children.