Dhampus hiking starts and ends at Pokhara, provides the glorious natural scenarios along with warm welcoming of locals village. Dhampus situated at an elevation of 1,750m, is one of the famous touristic villages of western Nepal at the north of beautiful Pokhara city. Dhampus village offers visitors with breathtaking panoramic view of Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Mt. Annapurna I (8,063m), Mt. Fishtail (6,993m), Hiunchuli, Lamjung Hinal and other dozens of mountains of Annapurna and Manaslu Himalayan range.
Dhampus is a gateway of Annapurna Conservation area for hill station tour. Beautiful hills, unique village life and mountain views are the accelerators of Dhampus to collect fond memories for lifelong.
Best Season for Dhampus Hiking
The best seasons for hiking to Dhampus are Spring (March, April and May) and Autumn (mid Sept, October, Nobember till mid Dec ). If you are looking for nice views of clear mountain. Dhampus Hiking can be done in any month except January and February as it is too much cold.
Meals and Accommodation
We serve you three meals a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during Australian Camp Hiking or Dhapus hiking. Typical Nepali food, Sherpa food, and Tibetan food to all types of international cuisine (Continental, Italian, and Indian). We choose from the menu at the hotel / lodges in the hike to Australian Camp or in Dhampus. We use the lodges / hotels which serve hygienic, nutritious and good food for the trekkers for them to get enough energy for the hiking. Accommodation during the trekking/Hiking will be arranged at lodges and Standard hotels. The trekkers will have to share washing and toilet facilities.
Experience and Health Requirements
Dhampus Hiking is considered a easy hiking in Nepal which is suitable for any age group. No technical skills or mountaineering experience are required for this hiking. Trekkers who have asthma, allergy or any other diseases related to hurt, lungs should take more precaution for this and any hiking or trekking in Nepal.
Highlights of Dhampus Hiking
- Enjoy a day hike at Annapurna foothills trekking from Kande - Australian Camp - Dhampus - Phedi.
- Explore Gurung village, and traditions and culture at Dhampus village.
- Walk in Annapurna Foothills for 5 hrs with magnificent view of Annapurna and Fishtail range.
- Hike escorted by professional local guide.