Annapurna Dhampus Pokhara Trek

Facts of the Trip

Duration: 7 Days

Cost: USD $ 470

Highest access: 1940m

Group Size: Min 2 to Max 14

Location: Annapurna Conservation Area project (ACAP)

Grade: Classic & Easy

Best season: Feb-May & Sept-Dec

Culture: Cultural program with Special Dinner

Transportation: Tourist Bus/Private vehicle

Accommodation: Hotel/Tea House

Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner + Tea or Coffee

  • Annapurna Dhampus Trek
  •  Itinerary:
  • cost info

Annapurna Dhampus Pokhara Trek is short hiking trail that located along Lake City of Pokhara valley in the Annapurna Region. It is intentional short village trail for those trekkers who don’t have enough days in Nepal. Dhampus Pokhara trekking begins with ascend hill on foot along the dense rhododendron forest and beautiful village after short drive from Pokhara to Phedi.

Pokhra is also known as city of Lake where you can have an alluring views of Pokhara valley and snowy mountains others charm of the valley are its renowned Phewa Lake, International Mountain Museum, Davis Falls, Tal Barahi Temple, Mahendra Cave, Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave, Bat Cave, Regional Museum etc. whereas the village of Dhampus on the Annapurna trial is blessed with a remarkable views of Annapurna range. Where you can observe and explore the cultural accumulation like Chhetri, Brahmin, Magar and Gurung and captivating slate- roofed house at Dhampus.Sarangkot will be the most spectacular view point of this trip, and it is considered as an ideal trekking destination for those trekkers who are seeking to experience Nepal Mountain scenery views such as massive Annapurna Region above 7000m i.e. Annapurna, Manaslu, Machhapuchre, Ganesh Himal, Dhaulagiri and culture within a short time period.

Trip info:

  • Accommodations:

We give our first priority to our guest to serve them at superior level that is what making us today Himalayan Magic Treks. For the accommodation we have been providing star hotels in Katmandu and even normal guest house according to the guest demands and need. During the trek we provide standard Guest House with sound environment and hygienic food for the guest to make their trip happening and healthy. Being one of the paramount destination in the world Annapurna region collects lots of tourist. so, there will always be better Lodge and facilities in Annapurna Dhampus Pokhara Trek.

  • Meals:

We get paradise of food especially in the cities areas especially in Kathmandu valley. We have a lot of restaurants with different cuisine in city but during the trek we get to eat from Continental and Nepali menu especially choices like Pasta, Pizza, Mo. Mo, soup items, Potatoes items, Dal Bhat, Hot drinks Tea & Coffee etc.

  • Our Team:

Being homeland of Himalayas, it’s obvious to have challenging routes, High altitude problems, Weather and other conditions; any of those situations is big enough to ruin your trip. Leading around the steeply hills and rocky routes is not a job of common climbers and trekkers. Himalayan Magic Treks have been providing native leaders and staffs working in this field perfectly since long years to overcome tough challenges and make your trip a golden memory. They are trained and well certified by the Government of Nepal. All of our staffs have received emergency guidance in Himalaya’s and have knowledge of first Aid for our guest. We never compromise giving safety to our staffs, therefore we provide insurance and medical services during the trek and compensation when they need especially to Porters, Kitchen member and other.

  • Field Staffs:

we are very much concern about the comfort of our guest and whenever it is about the staffs in the field. When we are on trek trekking through challenging route we need proper number of workers like Guide, Porter, Assistance guide, Camping members and other staffs. We provide 1 assistance guide with every 4 - 9 guests and 2 assistance guide with 10 guests. We do need strong and portable Porters to carry our weights, We provide 1 porters for 2 guest depending on guest stuffs and we allow only 25 kg for porters. We have professional and expert Guide, Leader and City guide in the field and can speak proper English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and other required. We can also manage any other staffs as per your demand.

  • Equipment’s:

We believe equipment does matter to make your trip easy and comfortable. Caring excessive quantity of equipment doesn’t make your adventure more interesting but the drawback. So, we request you to carry only selected and needed one and save your extra expenses for other need in trek though we have our potential porters. Warm Clothes, Down Jacket, Trouser, T-shirt, Hiking Boot, Sunglasses, Sun cream, Knife, Walking Steak, day back pack, Head Light, Sleeping Bag etc. These are the equipment's which you most carry during the trek.

  • Clothing

Liner socks, Trekking shirts short sleeve, Thermal underwear, fleece sweaters lightweight, one heavier Easy drying long sleeved base layer shirts, woolen blends trekking socks, pair trekking pants with zip off bottoms

  • Outer layers

down vest, wind/rain proof over layer - jacket and pants, peak hat, headband, Warm winter hat, lightweight thermal layer hat, pair gloves, down jacket, Pair trekking boots, pair down booties Great for keeping feet warm in room and while sleeping and for in the lodge.

Pair flip flops (for late night bathroom runs)

  • Safety & Security:

Security is our primary concern! From your beginning day (we will be there to pick you up with our staffs and identity) to departure date (airport drop services) we are always there to help you. We have proper remedial services during the trek with professional staffs; first aid kit, oxygen bag and Helicopter service for emergency rescue whenever trekkers get physical Loss or altitude sickness. We have focused more on acclimatization days to get rid of altitude sickness too.

  • Best Season to Trek in Nepal:

Autumn (September - November) and Spring (March - May) is the best trekking season for the trekking and mountaineering in Nepal. Weather is mostly clear and temperature is moderate which offers beautiful views without any obstruction. Spring collects beautiful flowers, plants and rare animals Walking is also very much suitable during this season.

Summer (June - August) and Winter (December - February). Though Summer collects heavy monsoon rainfall it is very much clear to trek around Mustang, Dolpo and Nar- Phu valley since they are rain shadow areas. Tibet is much more favorable for Tibet trek. Everest, Langtang and Annapurna are always comfortable to trek even in winter season.

  • Experience & Fitness:

Trekking in Nepal for Annapurna Dhampus Pokhara Trek does not require past experience, though we have challenging route in Everest compared to Annapurna our itinerary suggests to walk comfortable distances. Trekking in Himalayas always takes us to challenging altitudes and rocky routes, demands proper rest time and acclimatization to sustain their strength. We always have both listed properly in our itinerary. However certain training like Running, Skipping and other workout will definitely help you in roots.

  • Acclimatization:

Altitude sickness is a significant risk when trekking on any trails above about 2,500m. However good health, proper care and drinking plenty of water will definitely help you to prevent from altitude sickness. Every trekkers needs to be familiar with the heights so, for this we have life saving acclimatization days during the trek, peak climbing and expedition. We also provide certain medical support for your relief and emergency rescue through helicopter whenever guest require.

  • Eco Friendly:

We only leave foot prints! Himalayan Magic Treks is very much concern agency on environment pollution and Global Warming. We are always serious and genuine towards our garbage during the trek especially in Camping type. We collect all the rubbish and deposit it to proper place to protect our environment. We also partake in every program conducted in KEEP Kathmandu Environmental Education Project. We also suggest all travelers to protect our environment and Stop Global Warming.

  • Helping Hand

Profit oriented is not only our priority! we have been helping some of ours very villagers from different corners of Nepal to sustain their social life and help them with education and required materials. We are always looking forward for interested candidates in this field to give helping hand to support and inspire them for their better beginning and good future. If you are interested please contact us: They really need us, Support us to be their Helping Hand.

  • Note:

We have tailor-made program for Annapurna Dhampus Pokhara Trek. Days in the itinerary are always flexible, can be increased & decreased depending on your holiday and time schedule. Trekking in Everest around the Himalayan region goes through unexpected complication like natural and health challenges resulting chances in the itinerary for your security during the trek by our professional guides and leader to take you to final point safe and sound so, please cooperate with your guide for you protection.

Day 01
Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m), Welcome by Himalayan Magic Treks member than direct transport to Hotel with Bed & breakfast
Day 02
Drive from Kathmandu Pokhara by Tourist Bus, than after private car to Dhampus Phedi then trek to Dhampush (1,650m) 2 ½ hours overnight at Lodge. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 03
Trek to Landruk (1,565m) 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 04
Trek to Ghandruk (1,940m) 3 ½ hours overnight at Lodge. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 05
Trek down to Nayapul(1,070m) , than we catch bus to Pohkara overnight at Hotel with Bed & break fast
Day 06
Early in the morning after breakfast flight back to Kathmandu Afternoon Free day in Kathmandu, Evening Dinner together with Typical Nepali culture overnight at Hotel.
Day 07
Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.

Trip Cost: USD $ 470 /pax

The Trip cost will vary depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our email with your Details to obtain a quote.

Cost includes:

  • All Ground Transportation
  • Kathmandu/Pokhara/Kathmandu by Tourist bus.
  • Nayapul to Pokhara by bus
  • 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) including cup of Tea or coffee each meals time
  • Accommodation on Tea House (Lodge)
  • 2 Night’s Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast
  • 1 Night Hotel in Pokhara on Bed Breakfast
  • An English Speaking Guide
  • One porter to carry your Luggage for 2 peoples
  • Duffle Bags refundable to protect your Luggage
  • All Government local Taxes
  • National park Fees
  • (TIMS)Trekkers Information Management System
  • First Aid kit
  • General equipment for Porter during the Adventure trip
  • Guide and porter salary
  • Guide and Porter insurance during the trek
  • Tour Certificate
  • Company T-shirt as a Souvenir
  • Farewell dinner with Typical Nepali culture

Cost excludes:

  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu/Pokhara
  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks, phone and Laundry
  • Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance.
  • Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects
  • Tips