Luxury Nepal tour with Dhampus Sarangkot Trek encompasses the cultural and religious heritage of Kathmandu city, splendors of Chitwan, Pokhara, and spectacular easy adventure to Dhampus & Sarangkot along with lavish service and accommodation in five star. Exploring the popular UNESCO World Heritage Site in Kathmandu, discovering the essence of authentic natural beauties in Pokhara, walking through the sparse human settlements, terrace farming, lush green forest, and witnessing spectacular snow-capped mountain panorama along with magical sunrise and sunset from Dhampus and Sarangkot will be an astonishing experience for the lifetime.
The trip began with the city excursion in Kathmandu and 30min scenic flight to the most beautiful tourist city Pokhara where we started our journey of small trekking towards Dhampus village. You will hike ascend via lush green forest and picturesque settlements of ethnic groups and get to Dhmapus. Dhampus is a classical village that offers majestic views of the Annapurna Himalayan range and insights into the rural lifestyle of the people. After Dhampus, we trek towards Sarangkot to Naudanda from where we will follow the most motorable way to get to the Sarangkot viewpoint. Sarangkot offers you an opportunity for adventurous Paragliding, an amazing sunrise view, and a Pokhara city view. The top of the Sarangkot viewpoint provides the awe-inspiring views of Annapurna massif, Dhaulagiri, Machapuchhre, Himchuli, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, and numerous incredible snowy peaks. After this, we drive back to Pokhara and explore the lakeside, street, foods, and luxury accommodations before heading to Chitwan. Next, we will drive to Sauraha to explore the Chitwan National Park that has an important destination in preserving and promoting the rare wildlife. You will be enjoying the jeep safari, elephant safari, canoeing, birdwatching, jungle walk, and observe the Tharu Cultural show in the evening.
Luxury Service & Accommodations
The best thing about our Luxury package is five-star accommodations in cities, luxury transportation, facilities on hand as you want, varieties of food and comfortable and best service during the trip. Reaching the famous viewpoints, admiring the mountain beauties, and rejuvenating physically and mentally including luxury service is the most wondrous moment for the lifetime. A luxury tour is the best way to experience nature and culture in the best available comfort way.
Trek to Dhampus & Sarangkot
A short and exciting trek starts from the beautiful city Pokhara and ascending closer to the mountains and cherishing the awe-inspiring views of snow-capped mountains and majestic landscapes add more excitement to this trip. The amazing traditional village, delicious taste of local cuisine, breathtaking views of snowy peaks, and sunset or sunrise over such giant snow-capped mountains are the memories for a lifetime. Dhampus is also the gateway to the popular trekking route Mardi Himal Trek and Sarangkot is the most traveled viewpoint of the Annapurna Himalayas range.
Kathmandu City Excursion
Kathmandu’s top sights are spread throughout the sprawling capital where most visitors end up missing key attractions. During the city excursion day, you’ll be taken to almost all the UNESCO World Heritage sites which include Swayambhunath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Patan Durbar Square, and Pashupatinath Temple. City excursions in a comfortable private luxury car between locations in the city, with a private guide on, had to offer the information and background of the heritage.
Luxury Nepal Tour with Dhampus Sarangkot trek is an ultimate combination of lavish service cherishing in the heart of nature along with the rich culture and exotic wildlife safari. For this trip, we offer you luxury accommodation, transportation, and services during the entire trip, which is crafted by trekking specialists, professional guides, and many service providers. The luxury Nepal travel package detailed itinerary is posted below, read completely to know about the accommodations and other services and facilities. If you are looking for similar trips in the Annapurna region, we also offer Luxury Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Luxury Holidays Nepal and Everest Helicopter tour, and Luxury Trekking too. Please contact us for special rates with a discount.
After arriving in Kathmandu, a representative from Luxury Holidays Nepal will pick up from the airport and take to your hotel. In the afternoon, you may take a rest or visit Luxury Holidays Nepal’s office. At evening, we host a pre-trip meeting at your hotel in Kathmandu and introduce your tour guide. Please seek this opportunity to ask questions about your trip. This includes a final briefing and preparations for the trip. For the meeting, please make sure you bring your passport, one passport-size photo, and a readable copy of your travel insurance policy. During this meeting, please clear the due balance, if any. Please inform us in advance if you will be arriving late and therefore are unable to attend the pre-trip meeting. Overnight in Kathmandu.
After breakfast, your sightseeing trip will start. You will have a private vehicle and a professional tour guide for your sightseeing tour. You will visit the following sites.
Swyambunath Stupa - The Monkey Temple (World Heritage Site):
You can watch over the valley from the top of a hillock on its western side. Swyambhu is also known as Samhengu and the Monkey temple because of the countless monkeys living in the premises.
Pashupatinath Temple (World Heritage Site):
Pashupatinath Temple is one of the holiest Hindu temples of Nepal. It is located on the banks of Bagmati River on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu. Pashupatinath is the most important temple dedicated to god Shiva.
Boudhanath Stupa is 2500 years old Buddhist stupa in the Valley built in the 5th century with four pairs of eyes of Lord Buddha in four cardinal directions keeping an eternal watch over the people and their doings. You will find Buddhist pilgrims from Tibet going round the stupa spinning the prayer wheels.
Patan Durbar Square (World Heritage Site):
Patan Durbar Square - located in central of city Lalitpur. It displays the Newari architecture that had reached its pinnacle during the reign of Malla kings who were great builders and patrons of the arts.
The rest of your time is free for further exploration and some shopping nearby your hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.
After breakfast, fly to Pokhara (known as The Lake City owing to a large number of lakes in the city). As you leave Kathmandu, the landscape changes. You will see hills, small settlements and terraced farms. Stroll around the Pokhara. Overnight at Pokhara.
After breakfast, drive to Phedi in a private vehicle for an hour and then begin your trek by ascending to Dhampus for 3 to 4 hours. On the way, you pass through beautiful terraced fields, hamlets, and lush forest. Overnight in Dhampus.
After taking your breakfast start your trek. The trekking trail passes through paddy fields, magnificent hills, middle landscapes and showcases the beautiful view of the Himalayan ranges. You reach Sarangkot, one of the Nepal's best sunrise and sunset view point from where you can see a breathtaking view of Annapurna (8,091m.), Dhaulagiri (8,167m.), Ganesh Himal (7,446m.), Manaslu (8,165m.), Machhapuchhre (6,993m.) and others. In addition, you also see a nice view of Pokhara city. Overnight in Sarangkot.
Today gone be a little hectic day but there is a lot of things to grab. Before the sun rises, you will leave your warm bed and head towards the Sarangkot viewpoint to witness the beautiful sunrise ornamenting the white snowcapped mountains.
Breakfast at the hotel and drive back to Pokhara. You will have a private vehicle and a professional tour guide at your disposal. The places you visit are as below:
Bindhabasini Temple: Lies in the center of religious old bazaar. It is dedicated to Goddess Bhagwati, yet another manifestation of Shakti. The park grounds offer a fine picnic and relaxing area.
Davis fall: Locally known as Patale Chhango and in the southern flank of the Pokhara valley is where the stream flowing from Fewa Lake collapses and surges down the rock into a deep gorge, leaping through several potholes. This is hugely popular with tourists and locals alike.
Gupteshwor Cave: The revered Gupteshwor Cave is situated 2 kms from Pokhara airport. The entrance is right across from Devi’s fall and the cave is almost 3 kms long. It has some big hall-sized rooms and some passages where you have to crawl on all four. This cave holds special value to Hindus since a phallic symbol of Lord Shiva is preserved here in the condition it was discovered.
Phewa Lake and Barahi Temple: Situated at an altitude of 800m above sea level, it is the second largest lake in the kingdom. With the Barahi Island Temple in the middle of the lake it is the most important religious monument in Pokhara. Built almost in the middle of Phewa Lake, this two-storied pagoda is dedicated to the female force Shakti. The reflection of Mt. Machhapuchhare and Annapurna can be seen in its serene water. Thick forest lies on the adjoining southern slopes of the lake.
Seti River Gorges: Carved by Seti-Gandaki is one of the natural wonders of Pokhara. K.I. Singh bridge at Bagar, Mahendrapool & Prithivi Highway Bridge near bus park, provides a perfect view of the river’s dreadful rush and the deep gorge made by the turbulent flow of white water.
Overnight in Pokhara.
After breakfast drive to Chitwan. The road snakes through the verdant forest to Chitwan. On reaching Chitwan you will be greeted by the hotel representative and will hand you the full schedule of the activities that you will be doing throughout your stay in Chitwan. Then you will have lunch.
Activities at Chitwan include:
Lunch followed by a tour of Tharu village and parks visitor center. Sunset view from Rapti River, dinner & cultural program.
This day will be filled with different types of jungle and non-jungle activities so in other words, it’s a day to have fun and to learn and observe new things.
Activities at Chitwan includes:
Canoeing & jungle walk or a visit to the elephant breeding center. Lunch followed by an elephant or jeep safari with evening entertainment. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast, drive back to Kathmandu from Chitwan. This will be a journey along the river banks with wonderful views of hills and the rural Nepalese lifestyle. After reaching Kathmandu, take a rest or do some souvenir shopping. To celebrate the successful completion of our journey, you will have a farewell dinner with cultural program in the evening. Overnight in Kathmandu.
After a few days of fun and excitement, the day to bid farewell has arrived. Our representatives will escort you to the Tribhuwan International Airport as per your flight time.
After the wonderful opportunity to organize this tour for you we wish you a safe and happy journey ahead.
Luxury Holidays Nepal provides you 5-star hotels in Kathmandu, Chitwan and Pokhara. In Kathmandu, we will be staying at Gokarna Forest Resort or similar Category, in Pokhara Hotel Pokhara Grande or similar category, in Chitwan Green Park Chitwan- resort or similar and standard guest house during the trekking.
You should carry the water bottle, sunscreen, camera, spare jacket, etc. in your day pack. You are provided with a free locker room in the hotel of Kathmandu. The weight allowance in domestic airlines of Nepal is up to 15 kg and for more weight, you have to pay US$1 per/kg depending on the area.
Transportation on Journey:
Luxury Holidays Nepal will offer you private luxury vehicles for airport transferal, sightseeing and Pokhara-Phedi, Sarangkot-Pokhara and Luxurious tourist bus for Kathmandu-Chitwan-Pokhara-Kathmandu.
Group Leader during the journey:
Luxury Holidays Nepal will facilitate you with the trained traveling guide in your group.
Payment of the Due Balance:
The rest amount of your trip can be paid in our office after your arrival. If you choose to settle your holiday balance by credit card, a handling charge of 4% on the outstanding balance is made. (Online payment link)
If you have purchased a voucher for the tour, please inform us which tour date suits you as soon as you are certain. We need time to purchase your domestic air ticket and make other arrangements so please confirm your spot on a tour at least 2 months prior to the commencement of the tour. Your booking on a particular tour date is subject to the availability of spots. Also, please send us your redemption code and voucher number. (Voucher Redemption Link)
You can get a visa at Kathmandu airport upon arrival. Please bring 2 photos for the visa. Expect to have some waiting time in the queue for obtaining your visa. You can also get your visa prior to coming on the tour by contacting your closest Nepali embassy.
Tourist Visa Fee Details
Updated Tourist Visa Fees
15 Days (Multiple Entry)
30 Days (Multiple Entry)
90 Days (Multiple Entry)
Visa Extension (Within Valid Visa Period)
USD 3 per day
Visa Extension (With Multiple Entry)
Additional USD 25
Visa Extension (After Visa Expiration)
Late fee USD 5 per day
For more details please click here.
Booking your international flight:
If you don't have a regular travel agent then you can check for international flight options at one of these sites.
makemytrip.com, www.kayak.com, www.vayama.com
They usually have good offers.
For more details: (See the international flights page)
When and where should you arrive?
Please book your international flight to arrive and depart from Kathmandu international airport. The tour starts with an orientation meeting at about 5 pm on the first night of the tour and ends on after the scheduled trip after breakfast.
You will be received outside the Kathmandu international airport terminal by representatives holding a "Luxury Holidays Nepal" sign card and he will escort you to the Hotel.
If you plan to arrive early or depart late, please make sure you make extra hotel arrangements by contacting at [email protected]
After you purchase your international air ticket, please contact us to give your flight details.
Currencies accepted in Nepal:
Some major currencies (USD, AUD, and EURO) are accepted for both visas and in general. There are plenty of ATMs in Kathmandu and credit cards are accepted in limited shops and many restaurants. Please note that only Nepali rupees are accepted on the trek.
The altitude sickness will get from 3000 meters. Normally below three 3000 meters will not have altitude-related problems usually for people for stable health. But above it can cause altitude-related sickness. If you have a health condition which might cause problems, please consult a doctor about the advisability of doing the trek.
We do not hope that there may arise any serious problem for you in your journey, but if you get caught by serious illness then we will do our best to take you to the nearest hospital possible. So, it is good for you to have insurance which will cover your cost. Be Insured. (See the travel insurance page)
If you want to see a close view of Mt. Everest and Himalayan peaks, we can arrange mountain flights. You can contact [email protected] to book. To know more about Mount Everest Scenic Flight by plane, please click here and Everest Scenic Flight by Helicopter click here.
Trip Extensions/ Add on trips:
If you like our service and you want to extend your trip, then we can further organize your trip to India, Bhutan and Tibet. And other trekking and activities of Nepal like Everest Trek, Annapurna Basecamp Trek, Langtang Trek, Manaslu Trek, Bunjee Jumping, Rafting, Peak Climbing, Tours, etc.
A general rule of thumb for tipping is from USD 40 to USD 70 per Traveler, depending on the length of the trek. Porters do appreciate a personal tip, although it is not uncommon for the Guide and his Porters to pool the tips they have collected before splitting it amongst themselves, with the Guide is getting a little more for overseeing the welfare and safety of both the Travelers and Porters as a whole. That said, this is just a guide and you may tip, however much you think is appropriate for the services rendered which made your trip a memorable one.
For more information about Nepal Trip click here.
During the trip; weather, local politics, transport or other factors, that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is however very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered. If alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect.