Things to do in Dhampus

Our most recommended things to do in Dhampus

From Pokhara: 3-Day Dhampus-Sarangkot Trek

1. From Pokhara: 3-Day Dhampus-Sarangkot Trek

Feel rejuvenated by this unique trail, which passes through rolling hills and past Himalayan peaks. Immerse yourself in the history of the area and cherish the views along the way. Day 1: Drive to Phedi - Trek via Dhampus to Australian Camp After breakfast, travel to Phedi by private vehicles from your hotel in Pokhara in the morning. Arrive at the trek's starting point after a 30-minute drive. Walk for 5-6 hours from Phedi to Australian Camp via Dhampus. Arrive at Australian Camp, popular for its breathtaking views over the Annapurna ranges, Machhapuchhré, Manaslu, and beautiful green hills. Spend the night at Australian Camp Lodge. Day 2: Trek to Sarangkot (1600 m) Have breakfast and then walk from the lodge to Sarangkot for 6-7 hours. Reap the rewards of Sarangkot's mountain views, which are especially enchanting at sunset and sunrise. Spend the night at a mountain garden guest house.  Day 3: Trek to Pokhara Rise early to take in the mountains at sunrise. Have breakfast and then trek from Sarangkot to Pokhara, a 2-3 hours walk.

From Kathmandu: Mardi Himal Trek

2. From Kathmandu: Mardi Himal Trek

Join your guide on the lesser-known Mardi Himal trek and take in the sweeping views of some of Nepal's most beautiful mountain ranges. Opened in 2012, this trek offers beautiful views with rough and rugged trails and fewer crowds. Start your adventure with pickup from Kathmandu and head to Pokhara and onward to Phedi. Hit the trails in Phedi and take the scenic trail via the villages of Dhampus and Deurali, along with other small villages. Traverse lush forests, rural villages, terraced farmland, and roaring rivers. Experience the Gurung and Magar traditions and cultures in the villages. Trek through rhododendron forests with views of the Hiuchuli, Macchapuchre, and Dhaulagiri Peaks. Reach the high camp of Mardi Himal at 2 miles (3540 meters) above sea level. From there, descend to the villages of Sidhing and Lumre and then drive back to Pokhara and then on to Kathmandu.

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