Pokhara- Sarangkot Day Hike - 1 Day



Stretched in the lovely vicinity of northern side of Pokhara, Sarangkot is truly a phenomenal place to find peace far away from the crowded cities. Known for its panoramic wondrous sunrise view, Sarangkot is a very tranquil place where you can create a lot of memories. It is one of the best day hiking places in the whole Mid-Western Region of Nepal. So don’t miss the opportunity to explore one of the best natural terrains of Pokhara. Alluring Sarangkot must be your go-to place if you’re a travel connoisseur.



Sarangkot Day Hike awards us a tour to one of the most picturesque viewing points in Pokhara. Dwelled at 1600m north of Pokhara valley it gives us an elegant panoramic view of Annapurna, Mt. Fishtail (Machhapuchhre), Mt.Manaslu, Mt. Dhaulagiri and many other massifs. The lovely northern view from Sarangkot grants us the magnificent mountain ranges and the southern view gives us the divine Pokhara city with Fewa Lake, the World Peace Pagoda, and lovely curvy hills extending far and wide. As we hike up we will pass through lush forests, captivating hill farmlands, and hospitable local villages. With great views and fresh air of Sarangkot, one can feel attuned to quietness and tranquility.

Trek commences by our representative picking you from your hotel. If you’re in Kathmandu it will take 2 days for your day hike in Sarangkot as you’ve to drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. And if you’ve set more budget for the trip you can simply take a flight to Pokhara and finish your trek in just a day but that would be a lot of rush. The beautiful village of Pame is 15 minutes’ drive from Lakeside which is the start-off point for our hike. Our walk begins from Pame to Sarangkot. This track usually takes 4 hours to reach Sarangkot. Pame to Sarangkot hiking trail goes through the common but beautiful Nepali village full of untouched raw nature. These villages though are near the touristic city of Pokhara, they are so naive and are untouched by so-called modernization. Sarangkot is a superb viewpoint which is very renowned for the panoramic view of Annapurna Mountain and Pokhara city located on the bank of a Fewa lake. After sunset drive back to scenic roads of astounding Pokhara.

Sarangkot the hill station of Pokhara is one of the most beloved and one of the tourist captivating places near to Pokhara valley. Stood at an elevation of 1592m is the most suited place for sightseeing the Himalaya range and relish the exquisite natural surroundings. 

Beside beautiful natural surroundings, Sarangkot is also famous for adventurous activities like paragliding, jeep flyer, and others. Sarankot a northern near hill to Pokhara, is a charming village best known for its sunrise, where on a clear day you can perceive an unhindered panorama of the Himalayan Mountains of Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri range, Mt. Fishtail and so on.

If you’re a travel enthusiast looking for an enchanting place that consists of both adventure as well as a diverse form of natural beauty for a short amount of time. This place is most suited for you.

Trip Highlights:

  • Observe the beautiful and pleasing Sunrise from Sarangkot.
  • View of the Himalayas like Annapurna Range, Dhaulagiri Range, Mt. Fishtail massifs, etc.
  • Sightseeing Lakeside and opportunities to shop Nepalese relics like Khukuri, Pashmina, Singing bowl etc.
  • Astonishing Base view of the entire Pokhara and lovely Fewa Lake.
  • Hike to lush forests and bird watching which helps to promote Forest Therapy.
  • Witness panorama of calm World Peace Pagoda.
  • Lovely arena of Pame Village while ascending and descending down.
  • Escape from the so-called modern crowdie places for a while.
  • Lovely, charming, and hospitable individuals.
  • And also witness the local way of living.


Day 1


There are a series of activities that you’ll follow in order to make your trek more fascinating and full of memories. Cherish every moment that you will spend in the stunning vicinity of Sarangkot. Explore the beautiful valley of Pokhara if you can encompass it in a day. Here are some of the activities that well do in order to make this trek a grand success.

Begin your Pre-Trek schedule by freshening up yourself in your standard hotel of Pokhara. After some time of quailing wait, our representative will pick you up in our private van. A very delicious breakfast will be there to tempt you. The breakfast treat is by your hotel. Before driving towards Pame village you can request your guide if you want to sightsee the calming environment of Fewa Lakeside.

Then get in our private van. The scenic drive from Fewa Lake to Pame commences. Enjoy your fifteen minutes ride then we reach the beautiful village of Pame, a start point of our trek. Then start trekking by pulling out our trekking sticks and step foot to green bare earth.

After 3-4 hours of walking on the trail according to your pace. You’ll reach the top of Sarangkot. Your struggle to climb up will pay off when you savor the beauty of all the Mountain ranges that you can notice from the top. Our agency will add up some spice to your travel by providing delicious lunch so that you can enjoy from the hilltop. Capture some pictures to cherish your memories forever. Spend some time and feel the cool breeze touching your soul and making your heart leap in joy.

From Sarangkot, you will see Panoramic of Annapurna Himalayan Ranges. You will observe the views of Annapurna, Himphuli, Annapurna south, Annapurna I, II, III, IV, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, and many more including beautiful views of Pokhara Valley.

Now it’s time to descend from the same trail we went up. Sightsee those beauties that you forgot to enjoy while climbing. After reaching to Pame, a cool and tasty drink will be there to erase your thirst. If you prefer you can sightsee Pame, or else hope into your ride.

Enjoy the scenic ride and as promised you’ll be dropped in front of your hotel. Freshen yourself from the tiring trek. If you still want to go out you can hop for Lakeside again on your own.

P.S: If you’re in Kathmandu, the hike will last for two days if you choose to drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. And if you choose the early flight you might miss the solid sunset. So it’s better to take two days and explore the beauty of both major cities that is closer to the nation’s heart.

Cost Included

  • Hotel picks up and drops by tourist vehicle
  • Trained Tour Guide
  • Delicious lunch on the way
  • All necessary permits and taxes
  • One day hike with pleasant views

Cost Excluded

  • Breakfast and Dinner
  • Personal Gears
  • Additional activities
  • Accommodation
  • Donation & Rip for the Guide

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Pokhara- Sarangkot Day Hike
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Trip Facts

  • Tourist Vehicle
  • 1-20
  • 1700m.
  • Easy
  • Pokhara
  • Pokhara
  • Every Day
  • Trained Tour Guide
  • Day Tour
  • Lunch
  • Your Language