Package Name: Pokhara-Ghandruk-Dhampus-Pokhara Trekking
Highest altitude: 8091 meters
Activities: Walking and sightseeing
Culture: Gurung, Brahmin and Magar.
Accommodation: Hotel, lodge and camping
Transport: Bus/private car/ helicopter
Best Season: Spring and Autumn
Attraction: Mahendra cave, Devis falls, deep Seti river gorge as well as the World peace pagoda
Trip Cost: Contact Us
Duration: 9 days
Pokhara is the famous tourist destination of Nepal which is situated towards 200km west from the Kathmandu city. Pokhara- Ghandruk- Dhampus- Pokhara Hiking is the shot and easy trek around the Pokhara valley. This trek provides the opportunity to get insight into the culture and lifestyle of the ethnic Gurung community of Nepal. This is the short trek which is suitable for those who don’t have much time but love to get the Himalayan experience. Pokhara Ghandruk Dhumpus trek provides the opportunity explore the culture of the ethnic community as well as observe the captivating view of the Mountains like Annapurna range, Machhapuchhre, Hiuchuli etc, Dhaulagiri range etc.
Dhampus is the is a Gurung Village is inhabited different ethnic community like Gurung, Magar, Brahmin etc. you see the mixed culture of these different group of people there. From Dhampus also you also see the beautiful vistas of the mountains like Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, and Dhaulagiri etc. during this trek you walk through the river valleys, forest of rhododendron and orchid bushes, ethnic villages etc with the view of the mountains. In this hiking package you also visit the famous places of the Pokhara valley. Pokhara city is the nature’s paradise which boasts up the Phewa tal (lake), deep gorge of Seti river, Mahindra Cave and other places like KI singh Bridge, Bindya Bashini Temple, museum, Davi’s Fall, World peace pagoda and Buddhist Temple etc. in Pokhara you visit Phewa Lake where you can enjoy boating, Barahi Temple in the middle of the lake and shadow of the Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) in the lake. You also visit Mahendra cave, Devis falls, deep Seti river gorge as well as the World peace pagoda from where you can observe the Pokhara valley and the mountain vistas.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Day 03: Drive/Flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara , 7hrs/25 minute
Day 04: Drive to Sarangkot for sunrise. After Breakfast sightseeing in Pokhara
Day 05: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and Trek to Ghandruk , 6hrs
Day 06: Trek from Ghandruk to Dhampus- 5hrs
Day 07: Trek from Dhampus to Phedi and Drive to Pokhara-5hrs
Day 08: Flight/Drive back to Kathmandu
Day 09: Departure to homeward
Leisure time recommended Programs are: Mountain flight in Kathmandu, Paragliding and Zip Flyer in Pokhara