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    Sarangkot Day Hiking

    Sarangkot Day Hiking

    • Destination
    • Durations
      1 days
    • Max. People
    • Areas of Walk
      Annapurna region beyond scenic Pokhara Valley Rim on North West hills.
    • People and Culture
      High Hills are populated with mix tribe of Annapurna Himalaya region of both Hindu and Buddhism religion. Gurung- Hindu Brahmin-Chettries, Magar of various cultures with farm life can be met.
    • Mode of transport
      Short drives both ways.
    • Duration of Hike
      From 3 hrs to 4 hrs.

    Sarangkot Day Hiking 1 days

    Sarangkot Day Hiking is a short walk on the nearby hills within scenic Pokhara City and the valley. Pokhara is on a verdant valley surrounded by rolling green hills, lovely farm villages, and well-tended terraces.  Along with these fabulous views, the Annapurna Himalaya range mountains and its beautiful lakes, Phewa and Begnas, are things to see from the hilltop.

    The Sarangkot Hilltop, above 1,460 meters high, is an excellent viewpoint for sunrise and sunset. These reflect on the chain of Himalayan peaks from Dhaulagiri in the far west, with the Annapurna range in the central north with Lamjung and Manaslu Himalaya in the east directions.

    This Day Hiking around Pokhara offers superb views of Pokhara Valley and its calm Phewa Lake. At the same time, this scenic hill is also famous for adventure sports like Para-Gliding and Zip Flyers. All of these start from this famous and popular viewpoint hill of Sarangkot.

    On this hike, either drive back to Pokhara or stay for an overnight stop in the lodge nearby Phewa Lake. So that early morning, you can catch sunrise views over various mountains.

    Best Seasons:

    Nearly all months of the year except wet months from mid-June to mid-September.

    March to May is the best time for the Sarangkot day hike due to the clear views of the mountains till the afternoon. Another best time to see clear views of peaks is October to December. Short sunlight days can be cold in the morning and night, depending on altitude.

    • Day01

      Scenic short drive(15 mins approx.) to Pame(the starting point) and hike to Sarangkot Hill for 3-4 hrs and back . (Options you can either walk or drive to Sarankgot.)

      Early morning our guide receives you for walk by the side of Phewa Lake or drive for short period to reach  bottom of Sarangkot hill. The bottom of this hill will be the starting point of today’s trip.

      From here our walk leads to a steep climb passing farm houses and terraces fields growing all types of vegetables and some seasonal fruits. Continue walking with views of Pokhara valley and the lake. Pokhara is a tourist hub of Nepal. Here are top 5 places to visit in Pohara.

      After few hours of steady walk with some refreshing stops, climb to reach at Sarangkot. Thus this place will reward with fantastic views of mountains from world’s 7th highest Mt. Dhaulagiri 8,167 m, 10th highest Mt. Annapurna 8,091 m and 8th highest Mt. Manaslu 8,163 m. Furthermore the views also includes smaller peaks with ever present Mt. Machhapuchare “Fish Tail” standing high at 6,993 meters.

      Sarangkot hill at 1, 460 meters offers views of mountains, Pokhara green valley and the city with calm Phewa Lake. Besides stunning panorama it is also popular for paragliding and Zip Flyer which is one of the most popular adventure sports around Nepal and at Pokhara.

      From here descend on the same trail or take a short drive back to your hotel with afternoon free at leisure for individual activities and boating on Phewa Lake with several options in Pokhara tour of Bindhyabasini Temple, Devi’s water fall with Gupteshwor Mahadev cave.

    Cost Details

    What's Included in Sarangkot Day Hiking

    • Sarangkot to Pokhara (Hiking ending point to Pokhara) by private vehicle.
    • A professional Hiking guide with his salary and his all expenses.
    • Lunch in Sarankot.

    What's Excluded in Sarangkot Day Hiking

    • Your personal expenses.
    • All kind of drinks.
    • Tips for guide.
    • Entry fee if required.

    Departure Dates & Price

    • Start Date6th Oct 2023
      End Date6th Oct 2023
      USD 55Per person
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    • Start Date11th Oct 2023
      End Date11th Oct 2023
      USD 55Per person
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    • Start Date17th Oct 2023
      End Date17th Oct 2023
      USD 55Per person
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    • Start Date23rd Oct 2023
      End Date23rd Oct 2023
      USD 55Per person
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    • Start Date28th Oct 2023
      End Date28th Oct 2023
      USD 55Per person
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    • Start Date3rd Nov 2023
      End Date3rd Nov 2023
      USD 55Per person
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