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    Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek with Luxury options

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    At a Glance

    • Destination
    • Duration
      08 days
    • Trip Difficulty
      Easy Trip
    • Activities
      Tour and Trek
    • Accommodation
      Standard and Luxury Options
    • Meals
      Breakfast Only(Kathmandu and Pokhara) and All standard meals
    • Mx.altitude
    • Vehicle
      Private and AC Tourist bus Transportation
    • Max. People
    • Single Supplement
      USD 250
    Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek with Luxury optionsMap
    • StartsKathmandu, Nepal
    • EndsKathmandu, Nepal

    About - Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek with Luxury options

    Nestled in the heart of the Himalayas, Nepal stands as a beacon for trekkers and travelers, offering an unparalleled fusion of rich culture and breathtaking landscapes. With the majestic Himalayan ranges forming its northern backdrop, this landlocked nation draws in visitors with promises of adventure and spiritual enlightenment. We present an exclusive blend of these elements through our meticulously curated "Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek."

    This specially tailored journey takes you from the bustling streets of Kathmandu, with its intricate temples and historical landmarks, to the serene beauty of Pokhara, Nepal's adventure capital. But the true essence of this tour lies in the trek between Dhampus and Sarangkot. These two picturesque villages are not just gateways to some of the most awe-inspiring Himalayan panoramas but also offer a deep dive into the authentic Nepalese way of life.

    The trek, suitable for both beginners and seasoned hikers, provides an intimate experience of Nepal's natural beauty, punctuated by terraced farmlands, lush forests, and the ever-present Himalayas in the horizon. As you tread these paths, every step brings forth a fresh perspective, making this journey not just a physical trek, but a voyage of inner discovery.

    Features on Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek with Luxury options

    Cultural Immersion

    The mystic land of Nepal is not just renowned for its soaring peaks but is equally vibrant with its deep-rooted traditions, rich history, and diverse cultural tapestry. The Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, presented by Luxury Holidays Nepal, is specially curated to offer travelers a profound immersion into this cultural wealth, beyond just the visual allure of the Himalayas.

    Kathmandu: The Cultural Heartbeat Starting in Kathmandu, the nation's pulsating capital, participants will find themselves transported back in time. The city, often dubbed as a "living museum," is peppered with age-old temples, palaces, and courtyards that tell tales of its ancient rulers and their legacies. The vibrant festivals, intricate woodwork, and the mystical air that envelops the stupas and shrines, like Swayambhunath and Boudhanath, offer a firsthand experience of the valley's spiritual ambiance.

    Dhampus: A Traditional Hamlet The trek itself provides a serene juxtaposition to the city's hustle and bustle. Dhampus, the initial trekking destination, is more than just a gateway to panoramic mountain vistas. As you walk its trails, you'll be greeted with the melodic hum of traditional Nepali songs and the sight of locals engaged in age-old agricultural practices on terraced fields. The village houses, built in traditional style with ornate woodwork and stone masonry, stand as testaments to the region's architectural heritage.

    Sarangkot: Fusion of Nature and Culture Continuing to Sarangkot, the trek beautifully blends nature and culture. Known for its breathtaking sunrises, this hamlet also offers an insight into the local Gurung and Magar communities' way of life. The vibrant attire, traditional dances, and local delicacies here are not just for show; they are integral threads of everyday life, weaving a rich cultural fabric.

    Local Interactions: The Heart of Immersion Central to this cultural immersion is the opportunity to engage with the locals. Whether it's sharing a cup of traditional 'chiya' (tea) with a villager, participating in a local festival, or simply learning a few Nepali phrases, these interactions bridge the gap between being an observer and becoming a part of the community, even if just for a few days.

    The Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek is not merely a journey across trails and terrains; it's a deep dive into the heart and soul of Nepal. It beckons travelers to not just see, but to feel, understand, and resonate with a culture that has stood the test of time, remaining vibrant and alive amidst the ever-changing landscapes of the Himalayas.

    Himalayan Panoramas

    Nepal, often dubbed the "Roof of the World," is home to some of the globe's most awe-inspiring mountain vistas. The Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, curated by Luxury Holidays Nepal, promises travelers a front-row seat to these majestic panoramas, where every glance at the horizon narrates tales of geological grandeur and the sheer might of Mother Nature.

    From City to Mountains: A Gradual Reveal Starting in the historical city of Kathmandu, one might catch occasional glimpses of distant snow-capped peaks from certain vantage points. But it's as one proceeds towards Pokhara and subsequently begins the trek that the Himalayas truly start unfolding in their full splendor.

    Dhampus: A Painter's Dream Dhampus, perched gracefully on a ridge, acts as a sentinel to the magnificent Annapurna range. The village, especially during the golden hours of dawn and dusk, offers unparalleled views of the Himalayan giants, including Annapurna South, Machapuchare (Fishtail), and Dhaulagiri. Each silhouette, kissed by the sun's hues, stands tall and proud, creating a surreal tableau that's both humbling and uplifting.

    Sarangkot: Sunrise Amidst Giants Further ahead, Sarangkot's magic lies not just in its cultural vibrancy, but also in the mesmerizing play of light and shadows on the peaks as the sun rises. Travelers often find themselves waking up in the pre-dawn chill, making their way to the viewpoint, and then standing in silent reverence as the first rays of the sun illuminate the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. This daily celestial dance, as the day breaks over the Himalayas, is a sight to cherish for a lifetime.

    Interplay of Nature and Spirituality Beyond just the visual treat, the Himalayan panoramas along this trek also hold deep spiritual significance. Many peaks are revered and considered sacred in local lore. Their looming presence often evokes feelings of spirituality, introspection, and a profound sense of connection with the universe.

    A Constant Companion Throughout the Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, the Himalayas remain a constant – sometimes as distant whispers and sometimes as overpowering roars. Their ever-changing moods, with clouds rolling in or clear azure skies, ensure that no two views are ever the same, making each glance a unique experience.

    The Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek offer more than just picturesque landscapes. It provides soulful encounters with the grandest mountain range on Earth, reminding travelers of the delicate balance of power and beauty that nature embodies. It's a journey where every step is accompanied by the silent yet resounding echoes of the mighty Himalayas.

    Luxury Accommodations

    Luxury accommodations on the Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek provide a comfortable and memorable stay throughout the journey. Here are some of the luxury accommodation options for different star categories in Kathmandu, Pokhara, Dhampus, and Sarangkot:


    • 3-Star: Hotel Holy Himalaya or similar
    • 4-Star: Hotel Mulberry or similar
    • 5-Star: Kathmandu Marriott Hotel or similar


    • 3-Star: Hotel Lake Star or similar
    • 4-Star: Mount Kailash Resort or similar
    • 5-Star: Temple Tree Resort and Spa or similar


    • For 3-Star/4-Star Options: Standard Guest House Accommodation with all meals
    • For 5-Star Options: Basanta Lodge (Ker and Downey Nepal) with all meals


    • For 3-Star/4-Star Options: Standard Guest House Accommodation with all meals
    • For 5-Star Options: Himalayan Front Hotel with all meals

    These luxury accommodations offer a range of amenities and services, such as comfortable rooms, en-suite bathrooms, quality bedding, Wi-Fi, and more. They also often feature picturesque views of the surrounding landscapes, allowing you to unwind and relax after a day of trekking or sightseeing.

    Scenic Flights

    One of the highlights of any visit to the Himalayan nation of Nepal is the unparalleled views of its majestic mountain ranges. While treks offer intimate encounters with these behemoths, scenic flights provide a unique, bird's-eye perspective that is equally, if not more, breathtaking. On the Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek designed by Luxury Holidays Nepal, travelers have the opportunity to indulge in these celestial views, making their journey an unforgettable aerial adventure.

    Everest Scenic Flight: Beholding the Top of the World Starting in the capital, Kathmandu, an optional Everest Scenic Flight is a must-experience for many. As you soar above the clouds, the plane skirts past a panorama of the Himalayas, giving passengers close-up views of giants like Mount Everest, Lhotse, and Ama Dablam. The snow-capped peaks, rising majestically out of the earth, shine brilliantly under the morning sun. This hour-long flight is not just about viewing the mountains; it's about feeling the enormity and reverence that these peaks command.

    Kathmandu to Pokhara: A Journey Above Valleys and Ridges The domestic flight between Kathmandu and Pokhara is a scenic journey in itself. The aircraft glides over terraced hillsides, deep valleys, and winding rivers, with the ever-present Himalayas forming a magnificent backdrop. The changing topography below, from the urban sprawl of Kathmandu to the tranquil blues of Pokhara's Phewa Lake, is a visual treat and sets the tone for the adventures to come.

    Sarangkot Sunrise: A Different Flight While not a flight in the traditional sense, the trek up to Sarangkot for the sunrise is an ascent to one of nature's most dramatic aerial theaters. As the sun rises, the Annapurna range emerges from the shadows, and the world below appears to float on a sea of clouds. It's an ethereal experience, akin to flying in a dream.

    Safety and Comfort: Prioritized Understanding the importance of safety and comfort, Luxury Holidays Nepal ensures that all scenic flights are operated by reputable airlines using well-maintained aircraft. Knowledgeable pilots, who are well-versed with the Himalayan topography, provide insightful commentary during the flights, enriching the experience manifold.

    The Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek is not just an on-ground exploration of Nepal's beauty but also an aerial odyssey that captures the heart and soul of this mountainous marvel. The scenic flights, whether it's beholding the towering Everest or gliding over verdant valleys, add a touch of magic to the journey, creating memories that last a lifetime.

    Guided Sightseeing Tours

    Guided sightseeing tours on the Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek provide you with an in-depth understanding of the cultural, historical, and natural attractions of the region. The tour includes guided sightseeing tours in Kathmandu Valley and Pokhara, led by an experienced and knowledgeable guide.

    Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour

    • Pashupatinath Temple: A sacred Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, situated on the banks of the Bagmati River.
    • Boudhanath Stupa: One of the largest Buddhist stupas in the world, revered as a prominent pilgrimage site for Tibetan Buddhists.
    • Swayambhunath Stupa: Also known as the Monkey Temple, this ancient religious site offers panoramic views of Kathmandu Valley.
    • Patan Durbar Square: A historical site showcasing traditional Newari architecture, including the Royal Palace, temples, and courtyards.
    • Optional Everest Scenic Flight: You can also opt for an Everest Scenic Flight on the second day, which offers a spectacular aerial view of Mount Everest and the surrounding peaks.

    Pokhara Sightseeing Tour

    • Davis Falls: A unique waterfall that plunges directly into an underground gorge.
    • Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave: A sacred Hindu cave located near Davis Falls, housing a Shiva lingam.
    • Bindabasini Temple: A Hindu temple dedicated to Goddess Durga, offering views of the Annapurna range and Pokhara city.
    • International Mountain Museum: A museum dedicated to preserving the history and culture of mountaineering in Nepal and the Himalayas.
    • Phewa Lake and Barahi Temple: A serene lake with the Barahi Temple situated on an island, accessible via a short boat ride.

    These guided sightseeing tours provide valuable insights into the rich history, culture, and natural beauty of Nepal, enhancing your overall travel experience.

    Breathtaking Trekking

    The Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek offer breathtaking trekking experiences, allowing you to explore the stunning landscapes of the Annapurna region. The trek takes you through picturesque villages, terraced hillsides, and lush rhododendron forests, providing unforgettable memories and spectacular views. Here are the highlights of the trekking portion of the tour:

    Trek to Dhampus (Day 04): After a short drive from Pokhara to Phedi, you will begin your trek towards Dhampus. The 3-4 hour trek takes you through lush forests and terraced fields, offering panoramic views of the Annapurna range. Dhampus, situated at 1,750 meters, is a traditional Gurung village that showcases the local culture and provides a glimpse into the daily life of the villagers.

    Trek from Dhampus to Sarangkot (Day 05): On the fifth day, you will trek from Dhampus to Sarangkot, covering a distance of approximately 5-6 hours. This scenic trek leads you through picturesque landscapes and offers mesmerizing views of the surrounding mountains, including Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), and Dhaulagiri. Sarangkot, at an elevation of 1,600 meters, is a popular viewpoint for observing spectacular sunrises and sunsets over the Himalayas.

    Sunrise at Sarangkot (Day 06): Wake up early to witness the awe-inspiring sunrise from Sarangkot. As the sun ascends, it casts a golden glow on the snow-capped peaks of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges, creating a breathtaking sight that will leave an indelible impression on your memory.

    Throughout the trek, you will be accompanied by an experienced and knowledgeable guide, ensuring your safety and comfort. The trek's moderate difficulty level makes it suitable for most travelers, even those with limited trekking experience.

    Sunrise and Sunset Magic

    Nepal, with its stunning Himalayan backdrop, offers some of the world's most breathtaking sunrise and sunset experiences. The Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, thoughtfully crafted by Luxury Holidays Nepal, encapsulates these celestial moments, allowing travelers to witness the grandeur of nature in its most ethereal form.

    Dhampus: First Light on the Himalayas Waking up in the tranquil village of Dhampus is an experience in itself, with the morning's serenity punctuated only by distant bird calls and the soft rustling of leaves. But as dawn breaks and the first sunrays touch the snow-clad peaks of the Annapurna range, a magical transformation unfolds. The shimmering silver of the mountains slowly turns golden, with the imposing Fishtail (Machapuchare) standing sentinel. As the village comes alive with the day's chores, this sunrise remains etched in one's memory as a timeless reminder of nature's artistry.

    Sarangkot: Horizon's Golden Embrace Sarangkot is famed worldwide for its sunrise, and rightly so. As trekkers ascend to the village's vantage points in the wee hours, the anticipation is palpable. And then it happens. The horizon gradually warms up, casting a soft orange glow on Dhaulagiri and Annapurna. The skies and the mountains seem to converse in hues, offering a spectacle that words can scarcely capture. It's in these moments that many find a deeper connection with the universe, feeling minuscule yet integral to the grand scheme of things.

    Evenings: A Symphony of Colors The magic doesn't end with the morning. As the day draws to a close, the setting sun casts a myriad of colors upon the sky, turning it into a painter's dream. The peaks, now in silhouette against the twilight, stand as silent spectators to the day's end. In villages, the golden hour is a time of reflection, gratitude, and preparation for the night – a routine that has remained unchanged for generations.

    Beyond the Visual: An Emotional Journey While sunrise and sunset are undoubtedly visual treats, they also evoke profound emotions. The changing colors, the play of light and shadow, and the sheer magnificence of the setting often lead to introspection. It's a time when many travelers pen down their thoughts, meditate, or simply soak in the beauty, finding peace and contentment.

    The Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek promise more than an adventure. It offers moments of magic, where the day's beginning and end become celebrations of life, nature, and the timeless beauty of the Himalayas. It's an invitation to pause, reflect, and revel in the simple yet profound joys of witnessing the sun's dance on the world's highest peaks.

    Expert Guidance

    Expert guidance on the Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek ensures a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable experience throughout your journey. An experienced, helpful, and friendly English-speaking guide, along with porters as required, will accompany you during the trek, providing invaluable support and assistance. Here's what you can expect from your expert guidance:

    Knowledgeable Guide: Your guide will have extensive knowledge of the trekking routes, local culture, history, and natural surroundings, offering valuable insights and information throughout the journey.

    Safety and First Aid: The guide is trained in first aid and safety procedures, ensuring that any health issues or emergencies are addressed promptly and appropriately.

    Assistance with Logistics: Our guide will coordinate with the porters and handle all logistical aspects of the trek, such as accommodation, meals, and transportation, allowing you to focus on enjoying the experience.

    Cultural Immersion: The guide will help facilitate interactions with local communities and share their customs, traditions, and way of life, providing a deeper understanding and appreciation of the local culture.

    Trekking Support: Our guide will help you navigate the trekking routes, ensuring that you stay on track and maintain a steady pace. The porters will carry your luggage, making the trek more comfortable and manageable.

    Encouragement and Motivation: Throughout the trek, your guide will offer encouragement and motivation, ensuring that you have a positive and enjoyable experience.

    All-Inclusive Package

    The all-inclusive package on the Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek covers a wide range of services and amenities, providing you with a hassle-free and enjoyable experience throughout your journey. The package covers various aspects of your trip, from arrival to departure, ensuring all your needs are catered for. Here are the key inclusions of the all-inclusive package:

    • Arrival and Departure: Ground transport in a private luxury vehicle for airport and hotel transfers.
    • Hotel Accommodation: Comfortable hotel stays in Kathmandu and Pokhara, with breakfast included.
    • Accommodation during Trek: Standard guesthouse or luxury lodges in Dhampus and Sarangkot, with all meals provided.
    • Domestic Flights: Round-trip flights between Kathmandu and Pokhara as per itinerary.
    • Transportation: Comfortable private ground transportation throughout the tour.
    • Guide and Porters: Experienced, friendly, and English-speaking guide and porters as needed.
    • Staff Salary and Allowance: Daily wages, salary, equipment, food, and clothing for Nepalese staff and porters.
    • Valley Sightseeing: Guided sightseeing tours in Kathmandu and Pokhara with a professional guide.
    • Sightseeing Fees: City sightseeing and entrance fees for various attractions.
    • Farewell Dinner: A cultural dinner in Kathmandu at a typical Nepali restaurant with dance performances.
    • Government Taxes: All applicable government taxes and official expenses.

    The all-inclusive package ensures that your Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek are well-organized and worry-free, allowing you to focus on exploring beautiful landscapes, immersing yourself in local culture, and creating unforgettable memories.

    Personalized Options

    The Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek offers personalized options, allowing you to tailor your travel experience to your preferences and requirements. These options provide you with the flexibility to choose the level of luxury, additional activities, and customizations that suit your needs. Some of the personalized options available for this tour include:

    Luxury Accommodation Options: Choose from 3-star, 4-star, or 5-star accommodation options in Kathmandu and Pokhara, catering to your budget and preferences. Additional options for upgrading your accommodation in Kathmandu are also available.

    Add-on Activities:
    a. Everest Scenic Flight: Opt for an hour-long scenic flight on the second day to enjoy an up-close and unobstructed view of Mount Everest and the surrounding peaks.
    b. Paragliding in Pokhara: Experience the thrill of paragliding in Pokhara, offering panoramic views of the lakeside city, surrounding mountains, and terraced landscapes.

    Extra Nights in Kathmandu: Customize your itinerary to include extra nights in Kathmandu, accommodating early arrivals, late departures, or domestic flight cancellations.

    Travel Insurance: Make sure to arrange your travel insurance policy, which covers trip cancellation, interruption, medical treatment, repatriation, and other contingencies.

    Special Filming, Camera, and Drone Permits: Acquire the necessary permits if you plan to use professional filming equipment or drones during your trip.

    Private and Customized Trips: For tailor-made itineraries or private group tours, contact us to discuss your specific needs and preferences.

    Group and Family Discounts: Reach us to inquire about group and family discounts available for the tour.

    These personalized options provide you with the flexibility to create a travel experience that matches your interests, needs, and budget, ensuring a memorable and enjoyable Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek.

    Best time for the Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    Nepal's diverse topography and its location in the Himalayas mean it experiences varied climates across different regions. The best time for a trek, especially in the Dhampus Sarangkot region, is primarily influenced by the country's two major seasons: the dry season and the monsoon. The tour and trek curated by Luxury Holidays Nepal can be enjoyed to the fullest during the following recommended periods:

    Autumn (Late September to November)

    • Weather: This is arguably the most popular trekking season in Nepal. Post-monsoon, the skies are clear, offering brilliant views of the Himalayan peaks.
    • Temperature: Moderate temperatures during the day make trekking comfortable, while nights can be chilly but bearable with the right gear.
    • Highlights: The landscapes are vibrant, with terraced fields golden after harvest. Additionally, significant festivals like Dashain and Tihar fall during this season, providing an insight into Nepali culture.

    Spring (March to May)

    • Weather: Spring is another favorite amongst trekkers. The weather is pleasantly warm, and the skies are relatively clear, especially in the earlier months.
    • Temperature: Daytime temperatures are warm, making it comfortable for trekking. Nights are cooler but not freezing.
    • Highlights: Rhododendron forests bloom in full, painting the hills in shades of red, pink, and white. This season also offers a great opportunity to witness the rich biodiversity of the region.

    Winter (December to February)

    • Weather: While lower regions like Kathmandu and Pokhara experience mild winter weather, the higher altitudes of Dhampus and Sarangkot can get quite cold.
    • Temperature: Days are generally sunny and cool, but temperatures can drop significantly at night.
    • Highlights: The trails are less crowded, offering a more solitary trekking experience. The clear skies provide breathtaking views of snow-capped Himalayan peaks.

    Summer/Monsoon (June to early September)

    • Weather: The monsoon season brings heavy rains, which can lead to slippery trails and the possibility of landslides in hilly regions.
    • Temperature: Warm and humid.
    • Highlights: The landscape turns lush green, and the air is fresh post-rains. However, the possibility of flight delays and obscured mountain views due to clouds make this season less preferred for trekking.

    For the best balance of clear skies, favorable temperatures, and cultural experiences, the Autumn and Spring seasons stand out as the top choices for the Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek. However, each season offers its unique charm. Travelers should consider their preferences, preparedness for varying weather conditions, and tolerance for crowds when making a decision. Regardless of the time chosen, the beauty and allure of Nepal remain timeless.

    Important notes on the Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    Here are some important notes to consider when planning your Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek:

    Altitude: Although the Dhampus Sarangkot Trek is a low-altitude trek, it's essential to be aware of altitude sickness, its symptoms, and preventive measures. Stay hydrated, avoid alcohol, and inform your guide if you experience any symptoms.

    Physical Fitness: This trek is suitable for trekkers with moderate fitness levels. However, it's advisable to engage in regular physical activities like jogging, swimming, or hiking before your trip to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable trekking experience.

    Packing: Pack appropriate clothing and gear for the trek, considering the time of year and weather conditions. Essentials include comfortable trekking shoes, warm layers, waterproof jackets, sun protection, a reusable water bottle, and personal first-aid supplies.

    Travel Insurance: Obtain comprehensive travel insurance that covers trip cancellation, interruption, medical treatment, repatriation, and other contingencies.

    Local Customs and Etiquette: Familiarize yourself with local customs and etiquette in Nepal to ensure respectful interactions with locals and a better understanding of the culture. Be respectful of religious sites, dress modestly, and ask for permission before taking photos of people or inside temples.

    Guides and Porters: Hire experienced guides and porters to assist you during the trek. They will not only ensure your safety but also provide valuable insights into local culture and traditions.

    Environmental Responsibility: Practice responsible tourism by minimizing waste, using reusable items, respecting local flora and fauna, and following the "Leave No Trace" principles.

    Currency and Expenses: The local currency in Nepal is the Nepalese Rupee (NPR). Carry enough cash for personal expenses, as ATMs might not be available in remote trekking areas. Also, keep in mind that credit cards may not be widely accepted in smaller establishments.

    Communication: While phone and internet connectivity can be limited in remote trekking areas, larger towns and cities like Kathmandu and Pokhara have better connectivity options. Consider informing your loved ones about limited connectivity during the trek.

    Taking these important notes into consideration will help ensure a safe, enjoyable, and memorable experience during your Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek.

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    What's Included

      All ground transport in a private luxury vehicle, including airport and hotel transfers
      3 Star Options: Accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu(Hotel Holy Himalaya or similar) and Pokhara (Hotel Lake Star or similar).
      4-Star Option: Accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu(Hotel Mulberry or similar) and Nagarkot (Mount Kailash Resort or similar).
      5-Star Option: Accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu(Kathmandu Marriott Hotel or similar) and Pokhara (Temple Tree Resort and Spa).
      For 3 Star/4 Star Options: Standard Guest House Accommodation with breakfast In Dhampus and Sarangkot.
      For 5 Star Options: Accommodation with breakfast in Dhampus (Basanta Lodge- Ker and Downey Nepal) and Sarangkot (Himalayan Front Hotel).
      Kathmandu - Pokhara - Kathmandu flight, as per itinerary.
      All ground transportation in a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
    • GUIDE:
      An experienced, helpful and friendly English-speaking Guide and Porters as required 
      All Nepalese staff & porter’s daily wages, salary, equipment, food & clothing.
      Sightseeing in Kathmandu and Pokhara Valley by private vehicle and a professional guide.
      City sightseeing and entrance fees
      Farewell dinner in Kathmandu in a typical Nepali restaurant with a cultural dance performance in the evening.
      All government taxes and official expenses.

    What's Excluded

      International flight airfare (from and to Kathmandu).
      Nepal entry visa; you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu.
      Lunch and Dinner while you are in Kathmandu, Pokhara and in trekking
    • ADD-ON:
      Upgrade accommodation in Kathmandu to Dwarika, Paragliding in Pokhara and Everest Flight on the Second day
      Extra nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu. In case of early arrival or late departure, domestic flight cancellation (due to any other reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
      Travel Insurance (for trip cancellation, interruption, medical treatment, repatriation, etc.)
      Telephone Calls, Internet, laundry, soft drinks, beers, and any Alcoholic beverages.
    • FILMING:
      Special Filming, Camera, and Drone permit fee.
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    • Group and Family Discounts
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    • TIPS:
      Tips for the guide & driver. (Tipping is Expected).
    • EXTRA:
      Any other services, activities or personal expenses, which are not mentioned in the itinerary and other items not listed in the “Cost Includes” section.
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    Trekking Grade for Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek 

    The Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek can be classified as an "Easy to Moderate" grade trek. Here's a breakdown of what that means:

    • Altitude: The trek does not involve extremely high altitudes. Dhampus and Sarangkot are both below 2,000 meters. This reduces the risk of altitude sickness that is common in higher treks.
    • Duration: The trekking days are relatively short, and you will not be trekking for many consecutive days without breaks.
    • Terrain: The trails are well-trodden and don't have technical sections that require special trekking equipment or climbing skills. While there will be ascents and descents, they are not overly steep or challenging.
    • Daily Trekking Hours: Typically, you'll be walking for about 4 to 6 hours a day, with plenty of breaks in between. This allows trekkers to move at a comfortable pace without being rushed.
    • Physical Fitness: While it's always beneficial to be in good physical shape, this trek doesn't require trekkers to be in peak physical condition. A person with a moderate level of fitness, without any underlying health issues, should be able to complete the trek comfortably.
    • Experience: This trek is suitable for beginners as well as experienced trekkers. First-timers will find it a great introduction to trekking in the Himalayas, while seasoned trekkers can enjoy the scenic and cultural richness of the route.

    The Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, curated by Luxury Holidays Nepal, offers a blend of natural beauty, cultural insights, and the thrill of trekking in the Himalayas without the challenges of high-altitude or technically difficult terrains. It's perfect for those looking to experience the Himalayas without committing to a strenuous or long-duration trek.

    Accommodation During Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    During the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, the accommodation options depending on the package selected:

    • 3-star package: Accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu (Hotel Holy Himalaya or similar) and Pokhara (Hotel Lake Star or similar). Standard guesthouse accommodation in Dhampus and Sarangkot with all meals.
    • 4-star package: Accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu (Hotel Mulberry or similar) and Pokhara (Mount Kailash Resort or similar). Standard guesthouse accommodation in Dhampus and Sarangkot with all meals.
    • 5-star package: Accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu (Kathmandu Marriott Hotel or similar) and Pokhara (Temple Tree Resort and Spa). Luxury lodge accommodation in Dhampus (Basanta Lodge- Ker and Downey Nepal) and Sarangkot (Himalayan Front Hotel) with all meals.

    All accommodations provide comfortable rooms with attached bathrooms, hot showers, and modern amenities such as Wi-Fi, TV, and air conditioning/heating. The lodges and hotels in the luxury packages offer additional services such as spas, swimming pools, and fine-dining restaurants.

    Foods during Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    During the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, the food options vary based on the package selected:

    • 3-star and 4-star package: Standard guesthouse accommodation in Dhampus and Sarangkot with all meals included. The meals are typically Nepali and continental with options such as rice, lentils, vegetables, noodles, pasta, eggs, bread, and soup. The meals are prepared by experienced cooks using fresh and local ingredients. Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara are not included, allowing travelers to explore the various dining options available in the cities.
    • 5-star package: Luxury lodge accommodation in Dhampus (Basanta Lodge- Ker and Downey Nepal) and Sarangkot (Himalayan Front Hotel) with all meals included. The meals are prepared by experienced chefs and offer a range of cuisines from around the world, including Nepali, Indian, Continental, and Chinese. The lodges also have fine-dining restaurants and bars that offer a range of beverages and snacks.

    Vegetarian and non-vegetarian options are available, and the meals can be customized based on dietary restrictions and preferences. Safe drinking water is also provided throughout the trek in the form of boiled or filtered water.

    Transportation during Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    During the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, the transportation options include:

    1. Private Luxury Vehicle:

      • Purpose: Ground transportation for airport and hotel transfers, sightseeing, and the route from Pokhara to Phedi.
      • Features: Comfortable, air-conditioned, and clean.
      • Driver: Comes with a skilled and professional driver.
      • Vehicle Type: Chosen based on group size and luggage needs.
    2. Domestic Flights:

      • Route: Kathmandu to Pokhara and vice versa.
      • Duration: A swift 25-minute scenic journey.
      • Views: Offers breathtaking views of the Himalayan range.
      • Airlines: Flights are by reputable and seasoned domestic airlines.
    3. Luggage Concerns: Transportation arrangements take into account the luggage needs of travelers, ensuring comfort and convenience during transit.

    4. Safety and Reliability: Both the private vehicle and domestic flights prioritize passenger safety and comfort, allowing travelers to focus on the experience and the beautiful scenery.

    Having seamless and luxurious transportation options during the Nepal Tour ensures travelers can relax and immerse themselves in the journey without logistical concerns.

    Drinking water during Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    During the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, safe drinking water is provided throughout the trek. The water is either boiled or filtered to ensure that it is safe for consumption. The lodges and guesthouses also provide safe drinking water for guests.

    While trekking, it is recommended that travelers carry a reusable water bottle and refill it with the provided safe drinking water. This helps to reduce plastic waste and is an eco-friendly option. In addition, travelers can also bring water purification tablets or a water filtration system if they prefer to treat their own water.

    In Kathmandu and Pokhara, it is recommended that travelers drink bottled water, which is widely available in stores and restaurants. It is important to ensure that the seal of the bottled water is intact before purchasing it to avoid the risk of contamination.

    Group Leader during the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    During the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, an experienced and friendly English-speaking guide will accompany the group throughout the trek. The guide is trained and licensed by the Nepalese government and has extensive knowledge of the local culture, customs, and traditions.

    The guide will provide valuable insights into the places visited during the tour and trek and will assist with any queries or concerns that travelers may have. The guide will also ensure that the trek proceeds at a comfortable pace for all travelers and that everyone is safe and healthy throughout the journey.

    In addition to the guide, the trekking group may also have porters to carry the luggage and equipment. The porters are also trained and experienced and will ensure that the luggage is safely transported throughout the trek. The guide and porters will work together to ensure that the group has a comfortable and enjoyable trekking experience.


    If you have purchased a voucher for the tour, it's important to confirm your preferred tour date with us as soon as possible, to ensure availability and allow time for the necessary arrangements to be made, such as purchasing domestic air tickets and booking accommodations.

    It's recommended to confirm your spot on the tour at least 2 months prior to the commencement of the tour, to allow for any necessary preparations and arrangements.

    When confirming your booking, you'll typically need to provide a code and voucher number to us. This information can usually be submitted through a link, such as the Voucher Redemption link.

    Visa for Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    For the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, travelers will require a Nepal entry visa. The visa can be obtained upon arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu or at any other entry point in Nepal.

    The visa fee varies depending on the length of stay in Nepal. For a 15-day visa, the fee is USD 30. For a 30-day visa, the fee is USD 50, and for a 90-day visa, the fee is USD 125. Travelers can pay the visa fee in USD or other major currencies such as Euro, Pound Sterling, Swiss Franc, Canadian Dollar, Australian Dollar, Japanese Yen, and Hong Kong Dollar.

    To obtain the visa, travelers will need to fill out a visa application form and provide a passport-sized photo and a valid passport with at least six months of validity remaining. It is also recommended to carry a few extra passport photos and a photocopy of the passport.

    Travelers can also apply for the visa online before arriving in Nepal. This can be done through the official website of the Department of Immigration of Nepal.

    Book an international flight for the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    If you're planning to do the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, you'll need to book an international flight to Kathmandu, which is the capital city and the main entry point for most visitors to Nepal. There are several international airlines that offer direct flights to Kathmandu from major cities around the world, such as Delhi, Mumbai, Bangkok, Singapore, Dubai, Doha, and Istanbul.

    The cost and duration of international flights to Kathmandu vary depending on your departure city and the time of year. It's recommended to book your international flight well in advance to secure the best rates and availability.

    It's also important to check the baggage allowance and restrictions of your airline, as some airlines have stricter baggage policies than others, and excess baggage fees can be expensive. You can use the following options to book your flights.

    1. Expedia (
    2. Kayak (
    3. Skyscanner (
    4. Orbitz (
    5. CheapOair (
    6. Travelocity (
    7. Priceline (
    8. Google Flights (

    These websites allow you to compare flight options, airlines, and prices from different providers, and you can often find deals and promotions that may not be available elsewhere.

    When and where should you arrive for the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek?

    It's recommended to book your international flight to arrive and depart from Kathmandu international airport(Tribhuvan International Airport), as this is the main entry and exit point for most visitors to Nepal.

    Upon arrival at the airport, you'll be received by representatives from Luxury Holidays Nepal, who will be holding a signed card with the company's name. They will escort you to your hotel in Kathmandu.

    If you plan to arrive early or depart late, you'll need to make extra hotel arrangements by contacting [email protected]. It's important to provide your flight details to the company after purchasing your international air ticket, so they can make arrangements for your airport pickup and transfer to the hotel.

    Currencies accepted during Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    Primary Currency: Nepalese Rupee (NPR) is the local currency and most widely accepted throughout the country.

    Foreign Currencies:

    • Major ones like US dollars, Euro, British pounds, and Australian dollars are accepted in prominent tourist areas, especially in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
    • Recommended for larger transactions, such as hotel payments.

    Local Currency for Small Transactions: Always handy to have Nepalese Rupees for smaller transactions, tips, or when visiting off-the-beaten-path destinations.


    • Easily found in urban areas like Kathmandu and Pokhara.
    • Limited or non-existent in trekking regions like Dhampus and Sarangkot.
    • Suggestion: Withdraw enough cash before starting the trek.

    Credit Card Acceptance:

    • Widely accepted in luxury hotels and upscale restaurants in cities.
    • Less accepted in smaller establishments and trekking areas.
    • Always keep a mix of cash and card.

    Currency Exchange:

    • Available in Kathmandu and Pokhara's airports, banks, and money changers.
    • It's recommended to exchange some money upon arrival or in major cities.

    Emergency Funds: Always keep a small stash of cash for unforeseen situations or areas where digital transactions aren't possible.

    Being prepared with the right mix of local currency, foreign currency, and accessible card options ensures a hassle-free experience during the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek.

    Safety during the Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek 

    Ensuring safety during any trek is paramount, and the Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek are no exception. Here are several safety considerations and measures taken to ensure a secure trekking experience:

    • Altitude Acclimatization: Although Dhampus and Sarangkot are not high-altitude destinations, it's still essential to recognize the symptoms of altitude sickness. If any symptoms are noticed, it's crucial to inform the guide immediately. Always adhere to the trekking pace set by the guide to allow gradual acclimatization.
    • Experienced Guides: The trek will be led by experienced guides who are familiar with the trekking routes and are trained to handle any emergencies that might arise. They also undergo regular training on first aid and altitude sickness management.
    • Regular Health Checks: Some tour operators might do daily health checks to ensure that trekkers are in good condition and not showing any signs of altitude sickness or other health concerns.
    • Communication: Guides will have a way to communicate with local villages and towns in case of emergencies. Mobile phones work in certain areas, and in remote regions, satellite phones or radios might be used.
    • First Aid Kit: Always trek with a comprehensive first aid kit that includes treatments for common ailments, injuries, and altitude sickness.
    • Safe Drinking Water: Drinking untreated water can lead to illnesses. Ensure that you only consume boiled or purified water. Your guide will advise you on where and how to get safe drinking water.
    • Food Safety: Stick to freshly cooked meals. Avoid raw salads or fruits that can't be peeled, especially in remote areas, to prevent gastrointestinal issues.
    • Proper Equipment: Using good quality trekking gear can prevent many potential problems. Ensure that your shoes fit well to avoid blisters, and your backpack is adjusted correctly to prevent back strain.
    • Insurance: Ensure you have a comprehensive travel insurance policy that covers trekking and possible emergency evacuations.
    • Local Knowledge: Respect local customs and follow the advice of your guide, especially concerning local wildlife, plants, and cultural sites.
    • Weather Awareness: The Himalayan weather can be unpredictable. Listen to weather forecasts and be prepared for sudden changes. This might mean carrying rain gear, even if the morning is clear and sunny.
    • Respect Trail Etiquette: When on narrow trails, always give way to porters and livestock to avoid accidental falls or injuries.
    • Emergency Plans: In the unlikely event of a significant emergency, have a clear plan for getting back to a larger town or village, where medical facilities are available.
    • No Alcohol or Drugs: Refrain from consuming alcohol or drugs while trekking. They can impair judgment and exacerbate the effects of altitude sickness.

    By adhering to these safety measures and guidelines provided by Luxury Holidays Nepal, trekkers can enjoy the Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek with peace of mind, knowing that their well-being is prioritized.

    Internet and SIM Card for Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    During the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, internet and mobile phone connectivity is available in Kathmandu and Pokhara. Most hotels and restaurants in these cities offer free Wi-Fi access. However, internet and mobile phone connectivity may be limited or unavailable in trekking regions such as Dhampus and Sarangkot.

    To stay connected during the trek, travelers can purchase a local SIM card from one of the many telecom providers such as Ncell or Nepal Telecom. These SIM cards can be easily purchased from the airport or at any mobile phone shop in Kathmandu or Pokhara.

    The cost of a local SIM card is usually between NPR 100 to NPR 500, depending on the provider and the plan selected. Travelers will need to provide a photocopy of their passport and a passport-sized photo to purchase the SIM card.

    To activate the SIM card, travelers will need to dial a specific code provided by the telecom provider. Top-up cards can be purchased at any mobile phone shop, and online top-up options are also available. It is recommended to check the network coverage and data plans of different providers before purchasing a SIM card.

    Vaccinations & Immunization for Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    Before traveling for the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, it is recommended to consult with a travel health specialist or a healthcare provider to discuss the required and recommended vaccinations and immunizations.

    The following vaccinations are generally recommended for travel to Nepal:

    • Hepatitis A and B
    • Typhoid
    • Polio
    • Tetanus and diphtheria
    • Measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR)
    • Rabies
    • Japanese Encephalitis

    Health Issues During Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    Traveling and trekking in different terrains and altitudes can present various health challenges. When partaking in the Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, especially with luxury options, here are some health considerations to be aware of:

    • Altitude Sickness (Acute Mountain Sickness, AMS): While Dhampus and Sarangkot are at lower altitudes compared to many other Himalayan treks, there's still a slight risk of altitude sickness. Symptoms include headache, nausea, dizziness, and difficulty breathing. If you notice these symptoms, it's essential to communicate with your guide immediately.
    • Dehydration: Due to the dry mountain air and physical exertion, dehydration is common. Drink plenty of water, even if you don't feel thirsty.
    • Gastrointestinal Problems: Traveler's diarrhea and other stomach problems can be caused by consuming contaminated food or water. Sticking to reputable dining options, especially in luxury packages, should minimize these risks. Avoid raw salads and always drink bottled or purified water.
    • Sunburn and Sunstroke: The sun's intensity is more pronounced at higher altitudes. Protect yourself by wearing a hat, and sunglasses, and using sunscreen. Also, try to avoid trekking during peak sun hours.
    • Respiratory Issues: The air can be thinner as you ascend, and dust on the trail might cause coughing or respiratory discomfort. Carrying a lightweight mask or scarf to cover the nose and mouth can be beneficial.
    • Blisters and Foot Issues: New boots or improperly fitting shoes can lead to blisters. It's essential to break in trekking boots before the trip and to wear moisture-wicking socks. Always carry blister plasters in your first-aid kit.
    • Cold-related Issues: Even in warmer months, evenings can be chilly. Hypothermia or frostbite are risks if not dressed appropriately. Layer clothing and always pack warm gear, including gloves and a hat.
    • Insect-borne Diseases: While not a significant concern in higher altitudes, areas like Kathmandu and Pokhara can have mosquitos. Malaria is not prevalent, but dengue fever can be a concern. Use insect repellent and wear long sleeves and pants during dawn and dusk.
    • Underlying Health Issues: If you have chronic health issues like heart problems, asthma, or diabetes, consult your doctor before the trek. Ensure that you carry any personal medications and inform your guide of your condition.

    It's always recommended to take a thorough medical check-up before embarking on a trek and to carry a comprehensive first-aid kit. The guides in luxury treks are usually well-trained in first aid and can assist in emergencies.

    Insurance for the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    When embarking on the Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek, it's imperative to have comprehensive travel insurance. The unpredictability of mountain environments combined with the remoteness of some trekking locations makes it crucial to be prepared for any eventualities. Even with luxury options, the basic insurance requirements remain similar, though there might be some additional considerations. Here are the key components your insurance policy should cover:

    Emergency Evacuation: Ensure your insurance covers helicopter rescue and evacuation costs. In some remote areas, this might be the only way to access medical care quickly.

    High Altitude Trekking: Check the maximum altitude limit in your policy. Even though Dhampus Sarangkot Trek doesn't reach extreme altitudes, some policies might have specific exclusions for trekking above a particular height.

    Medical Treatment: Comprehensive coverage for medical treatment, hospitalization, and medication should be included.

    Trip Cancellation and Interruption: Unforeseen circumstances might lead to canceling or interrupting your trip. Ensure your insurance covers expenses related to such eventualities.

    Baggage Loss or Delay: This covers compensation for lost, stolen, or damaged baggage and personal belongings. It can also provide funds for the purchase of essential items if luggage is delayed.

    Flight Delays and Cancellations: Due to unpredictable weather conditions in the mountains, flights can often be delayed or canceled. Your insurance should cover additional costs related to these disruptions.

    Personal Liability: In the rare event you cause harm to a third party or their property, personal liability coverage can protect against claims.

    Activity-specific Coverage: If your tour includes additional adventure activities like paragliding, rafting, or others, ensure these are covered in your policy.

    Repatriation: In the unfortunate event of severe injury or death, repatriation covers the cost of returning the insured person to their home country.

    Additional Tips:

    • Always read the fine print to understand any exclusions or conditions in the policy.
    • Keep copies of your insurance policy and important contact numbers with you during the trek. Also, inform your guide about where you keep these documents.

    Altitude Variation on Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    The altitude variation on the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek is as follows:

    Kathmandu: The capital city of Nepal, where the tour begins, is situated at an altitude of around 1,400 meters (4,600 feet) above sea level.

    Pokhara: The city of Pokhara, the gateway to the trek, is located at an elevation of approximately 800 meters (2,600 feet) above sea level.

    Dhampus: The village of Dhampus, where the trek starts, is situated at an altitude of around 1,750 meters (5,740 feet) above sea level.

    Sarangkot: The hilltop village of Sarangkot, the highest point on the trek, reaches an elevation of approximately 1,600 meters (5,250 feet) above sea level.

    The altitude variation on this trek is relatively mild compared to other high-altitude treks in Nepal. It allows travelers to enjoy scenic beauty and cultural experiences without experiencing significant altitude-related challenges. However, it is still important to acclimatize properly and be aware of the potential effects of altitude as you ascend. Drinking plenty of water, taking rest breaks, and following the guidance of the trekking guide will help ensure a safe and enjoyable trekking experience.

    Checklists for Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek

    Here are some checklists for the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek:

    Clothing and Footwear:

    • Hiking boots
    • Trekking sandals or shoes
    • Warm socks
    • Thermal base layers
    • Fleece jacket
    • Down jacket or vest
    • Rain jacket
    • Sun hat
    • Warm hat or beanie
    • Gloves or mittens
    • Trekking pants
    • Shorts or convertible pants
    • T-shirts or long-sleeved shirts
    • Swimsuit (if visiting hot springs or swimming pools)


    • Sunglasses
    • Trekking poles
    • Daypack or backpack
    • Sleeping bag (if staying in teahouses)
    • Water bottle or hydration system
    • Headlamp or flashlight
    • Camera or smartphone
    • Power bank or extra batteries
    • Travel adapter

    Toiletries and Medications:

    • Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, etc.)
    • Sunscreen
    • Insect repellent
    • Hand sanitizer
    • First-aid kit (with basic medical supplies)
    • Prescription medications (if any)
    • Altitude sickness medication (if trekking to high altitudes)

    Other Essentials:

    • Passport and visa
    • Travel insurance policy
    • Cash (Nepalese rupees and/or US dollars)
    • Credit card or ATM card
    • Emergency contact information
    • Guidebook or map (if self-guided)
    • Language translation app or phrasebook

    It is important to pack light and only carry essential items during the trek. The weight limit for trekking gear is typically around 10 to 15 kg, depending on the tour operator and the length of the trek.

    Trip Extensions

    There are several trip extensions that can be added to the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek to further explore Nepal's culture, history, and natural beauty.

    Some popular trip extensions include:

    Chitwan National Park: This is one of Nepal's premier wildlife reserves and is home to a diverse range of wildlife, including tigers, rhinoceros, and elephants. Visitors can go on jungle safaris, birdwatching tours, and canoe rides.

    Lumbini: This is the birthplace of the Buddha and is an important pilgrimage site for Buddhists around the world. Visitors can explore the temples and monasteries and learn about the life of the Buddha.

    Everest Base Camp Trek: This is a challenging trek that takes travelers to the base of the world's highest mountain. The trek offers stunning views of the Himalayas and is a great adventure for experienced trekkers.

    Annapurna Base Camp Trek: This is another popular trek in the Annapurna region that takes travelers to the base of the Annapurna mountain range. The trek offers panoramic views of the mountains and the surrounding landscape.

    Bhutan Tour: Bhutan is a neighboring country to Nepal that is known for its pristine natural beauty and rich culture. Visitors can explore the ancient monasteries, temples, and fortresses and learn about Bhutan's unique way of life.

    These are just a few of the many trip extensions that can be added to the Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek. Travelers can customize their itinerary to include any of these options or other destinations that they are interested in exploring.

    A Typical Day on Nepal Tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek 

    A typical day on the Nepal tour and Dhampus Sarangkot Trek varies depending on the stage of the journey you are in. However, here's a general outline of a day during the trekking portion of the tour:

    Morning Wake-Up: You will wake up early in the morning, typically around 6:00-7:00 a.m. The mornings in the mountains are usually crisp and clear, offering stunning views of the surrounding peaks.

    Breakfast: After freshening up, you will have breakfast at your guesthouse or lodge. Breakfast usually consists of a variety of options, such as porridge, toast, eggs, pancakes, or local dishes like chapati and vegetables.

    Trekking: Following breakfast, you will start your day's trek, which generally lasts for 4-6 hours, depending on the itinerary. The trekking pace will be steady and comfortable, with plenty of opportunities to take breaks, enjoy the scenery, take photos, and interact with locals.

    Lunch: Around midday, you will stop for lunch at a local tea house or guesthouse. Lunch options typically include Nepali, Indian, or Tibetan dishes, such as Dal Bhat, momos, or noodles.

    Afternoon Trekking: After lunch, you will continue your trek toward your destination for the day. The afternoon trek is usually shorter than the morning session, allowing you to arrive at your destination with ample time to rest and explore the area.

    Arrival at Destination: Once you reach your destination, you can relax, freshen up, and enjoy some tea or snacks. You can also take this time to explore the village, interact with locals, or simply enjoy the views and tranquility of the mountains.

    Dinner: Dinner is usually served between 6:00-8:00 pm at the guesthouse or lodge. Like lunch, dinner options include a mix of local and international dishes, offering a variety of flavors and tastes.

    Evening Relaxation: After dinner, you can spend time socializing with fellow trekkers, playing cards or board games, or reading a book. Alternatively, you can retire to your room and get a good night's sleep to rejuvenate for the next day's trek.

    Throughout the trek, your experienced guide will ensure that the pace is comfortable, and you have plenty of time to enjoy the experience while maintaining a steady progression toward your daily destination.


    Tipping is not mandatory in Nepal, but it is a common practice in the service industry, including tourism. Tipping is a way to show appreciation for good service and is typically given at the end of the service.

    In Nepal, it is customary to tip the guide and the porter who assists during the trek. The amount of the tip depends on various factors such as the length of the trek, the difficulty level, and the quality of service provided. As a general guideline, travelers can consider tipping the guide between USD 10 to USD 20 per day, and the porter between USD 5 to USD 10 per day.

    Tipping is also expected in hotels and restaurants, especially in high-end establishments. The amount of the tip varies depending on the quality of service provided, but a tip of around 10% of the total bill is considered appropriate.

    It is recommended to carry enough cash in small denominations to give as tips, as it may not be possible to tip with credit cards or larger bills.

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