Sarangkot Hiking from Pokhara
- Sarangkot Hiking - Overview
The Sarangkot hiking is a short walking and well liked trip from Pokhara city. Sarangkot hiking offers dramatic views of Pokhara city, beautiful landscape, and taste of local culture, warm hospitable locals and sunrise over the Annapurna range. Sarangkot hill is the famous place for sightseeing and jumping point for the adventure paragliding.
Sarangkot is situated 5 km away from lakeside of Pokhara is one of the most amazing ever green trails for hiking in Nepal. Sarangkot lies at an elevation of 1592m and offers the famous sunrise view point along with the wonderful views of mountains, Pokhara city and beautiful Fewa Lake.
Sarangkot can be easily accessed by driving about 45 minutes from lakeside of Pokhara. Most of the hiker hike up to the top of the Sarangkot watch the sunset at evening stay overnight at Sarangkot and view clear sunrise in early morning of next day. Annapurna hiking region takes you through charming village, mostly inhabited by the Gurungs of Nepal. Sarangkot is also famous spot for adventurous experience of Paragliding in Nepal. Paragliding takes about 30 to 45 minutes but the thrilling experience remains forever. We can have the best view of Pokhara city along with beautiful mountains and lakes while having a paragliding flight.
Sarangkot hiking is best suitable for those trekkers wishing to explore different experience of culture have incredible views of Himalayas and enjoy lifestyle of Nepalese people.
Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu and have preparation for hiking
Arrive at Tribhvuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel by our agent. We will have some time to rest and freshen up in hotel from your long journey. Then we have introduction to our trekking program and meet with the guide. All the requirements for the trekking will be prepared and managed that day.
Day 2: Flight or Drive to Pokhara
After having your breakfast, we will take you to the Domestic Airport to take a
25 minutes flight to Pokhara, enjoying the scenic mountain flight. Otherwise we
can also take a Tourist bus to Pokhara about 6-7 hour drive exploring scenic
beauty all the way around. In the evening in Pokhara you can have a boating
trip on Phewa Lake; enjoy the spectacular views of Annapurna Himalaya Range and
Machhapuchhare. Finally have dinner and stay overnight in luxurious hotel in
Day 3: Pokhara to Sarangkot back to Pokhara
Early in the morning private car drives you to sarangkot hill. It is about half
an hour driving by private car. Then we hike to the top of the Sagangkot by
walking and sightseeing the remote village that lies along the way. The top
most part of Sarangkot is best place for panoramic view of mountains and
sunrise. Then further we hike to naudada which takes about three hours hiking
to get there. During this hike we can see mountains views and local villages,
local people and way of life style. After getting Naudada, Our private car
comes to pick up and drive us to selected hotel in pokhara.
Day 4: Pokhara back to Kathmandu
As for your wish you can take a fight or take a drive to Kathmandu. Have some
rest in hotel in Kathmandu. At evening you can take a short walk around
visiting the places and exploring the local lifestyle of the people. Spend a
relaxing night in hotel.
Day 5: Kathmandu Sightseeing & Shopping
Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu valley enjoying places like Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Lalitpur and have some free time for shopping.
Day 6: Final Departure
Drive to airport for final departure
Great time, Superb Mountain Views
Even though I have travelled extensively this was my first time in Nepal and I was excited for the mountain views. Sarangkot hiking from Pokhara was a great experience for me. I was looked after and considered for the whole tour and learned much about the Nepalese culture and history. I would recommend this trip and company wholeheartedly. Thank you for arrangement.