KATHMANDU - POKHARA - AUSTRALIAN CAMP - SARANKOT - VISIT SUNRISE - POKHARA - KATHMANDU
Why Australian Camp & Sarankot Hiking?
- Visit the remarkable green hill station- Sarangkot.
- Enjoy such a miracle mountain view of Annapurna south, Hiuchuli, Annapurna II, Lamjung Himal and Fishtail (Machhapuchhre).
- Be up close with local people, their tradition Culture and stunning Landscapes.
- Incredible green valley view, Rivers, Lakes and farming terrace field.
- Enjoy the breathtaking sunrise view from Sarangkot hill top.
The Australian camp & Sarankot hiking is a beautiful alternative to the Annapurna view trek. Short Australian camp & Sarankot hiking is an easy walking trail, which leads you through Pokhara-Phedi & Kande as it is lower altitude area than this trek continues leads you to Australian camp through the frets and stone made steeps. Australian camp & Sarankot hiking introduce you to fascinating heart hills, Local Customs, Culture & Annapurna Massif. This short and best hiking near Pokhara leads you along the foothills of the popular Annapurna trekking region. It is most visited short hiking route and part of Annapurna base camp, Mardi Himal and Poon hill trek.
The Australian camp & Sarankot hiking is absolutely stunning hiking in Nepal. The best part of this short hiking trip is the hike can be done whole year any season you want & is Suitable for all age travelers who don’t have hiking experience too because this hike will lead you maximum 2,000 m.
Once you have seen the beauty of the sunrise over the vast Annapurna Himalayan terrain than you will meet your dream that you had before the hike and the magnificent Himalayan vistas inspire you and your group to come again for amazing views of the Mountain, to know about Culture & Local authentic foods from the Mountain.
The Australian camp & Sarankot hiking is for 2 night 3 days so our one night we will spend in a tea house at Australian Camp here you are surrounded by so much snow cap peaks than in our 2nd day we will spend the night at Sarangkot which is popular spot for sunrise view so in the morning before we head down to Pokhara we will have an admirable sunrise view over Annapurna & Dhaulagiri range.
Australian Camp & Sarankot Hiking are a short hiking destination near Pokhara and it is a lower loop easy hiking journey of the Annapurna trekking region. The entrance permits are required for Australian Camp & Sarankot Hiking but only for Dhampus day hike or Sarangkot day hike, you don't need to have an entry permit.
The entry permit cost: $30 US and TIMs card cost $10 US, but the cost of TIMs for individual trekkers is a bit more cost $20 US.
Australian Camp & Sarankot Hiking can be done in any months in a year, but relatively during the autumn season (Sep. - Nov.) and Spring season ( March to May) are the best time to trek because almost every single day, the sky is clear, the visibility is so clear, which means you can see wonderful mountain views, the valleys are so green which is photogenic, rare case of raining and freshness of the entire environment. However, weather ways September to November and March to May are the best trekking months for Australian Camp & Sarankot Hiking trip.
Australian Camp & Sarankot Hiking Outline
Day 01: Pokhara to Australian camp,
Day 02: Australian Camp to Sarangkot,
Day 03: Visit sunrise view point then back to Pokhara,
- Pick up and drop as per itinerary,
- Your local entrance fee,
- Lisence holder trained guide ,
- Bus Ticket go and back to kathmandu,
- Guide Salary and all his expenses,
- Two Night Hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast,
- All Grounded transport as Per itinerary,
- 3 times mean only during mountain.
What's not included?
- Your extra meals,
- International flight tickets and visa fee,
- Extra activities out of itinerary,
- Extra night hotel,
- Alchohalic and Non alchohalic drinks.
- Tip For Guide and Porters, it is expected very highly in tourism.
Day by Day Itinerary
1 Hrs Drive & 2 Hrs Walking Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Tea House/Lodge
Drive from Pokhara to Kande then we begin to walk as it is beautiful to drive passing some wonderful high green mountains and villages. The total driving time will be about 45 minutes from Pokhara then we catch the small trails along the forest upwards hill to Australian camp. Australian camp is situated on the top of the mountain from where you can see 180 Degree views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri & Paradise Valley. It is about 4 hours walk today in a pristine nature and village.
4 Hours Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Tea House/Lodge
We take our breakfast in the lodge then we start our journey to Sarangkot. All the way to Phedi via Dhampus it is all downhill through some Gurung villages and forest, but this day will be quite warm as you are descending to a lower altitude. 3 hours walk from the Australian camp to Phedi we have to get a short drive from Phedi to Sarangkot hill, it is about 25-minute drive than we walk up about 30 to 40-minute final walk to reach Sarangkot lodge. Sarangkot is one of the popular spots for sunrise where hundreds of travelers' visits. Our total walk, today will be about 4 hours, then we reach beautiful Sarangkot. When you sit down on the chair in Sarangkot you can see the whole Pokhara valley and Phewa Lake.
40 Minute Drive Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Hotel
Today before breakfast we have to go to the top hill station of Saragkot which is a stunning place to observe the valley and peaks especially the sunrise from Sarangkot will be indescribable. It is an only 10-minute climb from your lodge to get to the top, then we can see the awesome view, then we go back to the hotel for breakfast after we head down to Pokhara via khahare.
Today we will reach in Pokhara quite early so if you are interested to explore the city and visit major places around we can make few hours sightseeing trip.
Sorry, No fixed departure dates are listed to group join, please request private trip
Location of Australian camp and Sarangkot hiking?
Australian camp and Sarangkot lies in the Midwest of Kathmandu about 250 KM so it is a popular hiking route in Nepal. This hiking is near Pokhara, however, An hour drive takes you to Kande it is where we begin our walk to Australian camp and the next day we trek to Sarangkot via Dhampus village.
How much do I need for Australian camp and Sarangkot hiking?
It is quite a cheap area to hike as it is close to the road and city. Your proper walking days will be 3 days and the rest will be transport and accommodation in the city so if you are less than 5 people in your group this trip will cost about 299 USD But for single trekkers will cost even more it cost 450 USD.
What do I need for Australian camp and Sarangkot Hiking?
It is easy and short hiking, trail so you just need to bring your essential clothes and light bag pack. You don’t need even sleeping bags and down jackets, because it is lower loop area trek is quite warm during the day only in the morning and evening you have to wear a warm jacket. If just need to bring two pairs of T-shirt, a pair of socks, sandal, sun glass, sun cream, cap/hat, half comfortable paint, simple jacket that’s all you need to complete Australian camp and Sarangkot hiking.
During this hike, you can have many foods. The area where we are going is already a touristy area so there are menu systems and there are verities of food options such continental, Indian, Tibetan, Nepali, and Mexican.
The price of food is not same in each lodge as per the verities there is different cost. Generally for one meal you have to manage 3 to 7 USD and the mineral water cost about 1$ per liter.
This trekking is only around the lower parts of the Annapurna conservation area. The accommodations are quite nice, almost like the city because you can have a private bathroom with hot shower, clean and comfortable bed, quiet room and mostly view side rooms during your trek and in the city, you will have 2 or 3-star category hotel including breakfast.
- Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure
- 30% of the total cost of the trip will be charged if cancelled between 60 to 30 days prior to departure date
- 60% of total cost of the trip will be charged if cancelled in between 30 to 14 days prior to departure date.