Dhampus Landruk Trekking
Activities: Sightseeing & Easy Trekking
Max Altitude: 1650 m
Trip Duration: 09 N | 10 D
Group Pax: Min 2 pax
Trip Route: Kathmandu – Pokhara – Dhampus – Landruk – Kathmandu
Dhampus Landruk Village Trek is wonderful rural trekking in Nepal at Annapurna Region preserved as Annapurna Conservation Area. The place serves as one of the main entry points to Annapurna Base Camp and to other trekking trails of Annapurna area which offers the gorgeous view of the Pokhara Valley, surrounding green lush forests hills, mountains and villages.The trip to Dhampus village, one of the paradises of Nepal, begins from Phedi village and head towards the Dhampus village and then Landruk. From scenic mountain views to the authentic local village lifestyle this place is the best for the trekking amalgamated of the adventure, nature and culture. Experience the unique culture and tradition of Nepal in short period of time.
Highlights of the Trip
Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu (Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan),
Breath taking Himalayas and natural beauty
Local lifestyle and culture
Stunning landscapes, sunrise, sunset views over the Himalayas
Green terraced farm different waterfalls, swift flowing rivers, and traditional villages
Beautiful rhododendron and pine forest, numerous ethnic settlements
Machhaphure Mountain and ranges
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu(1350m)- D
Welcome to Nepal. At your arrival in Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, Himalayan Namobuddha Travel and Treks’ representative will be there to welcome you. The representative will help you to check in your hotel rooms. In the hotel, you will be briefed about your activities during the trip. In the evening you will be welcomed with a dinner in one of the typical Nepali restaurant with cultural programs. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu- B
After breakfast at your hotel, we do sightseeing around Kathmandu city. We start our day trip from Thamel, this is the famous tourist street of Kathmandu city. You can shop your needy equipments, then to the famous historical place Kathmandu Durbar Square and then we will take you for Patan tour where you will be visiting Patan Durbar Square and living goddess of Nepal – KUMARI of Patan. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (820 m) (about 7 hour) – B
Today we will drive to Pokhara- one of the most beautiful cities of Nepal. It always worth’s visiting this city while you are in Nepal where you can enjoy most beautiful natural scenery, close views of mountains and various interesting places. Upon arrival at Pokhara, you will check in the hotel . You can rest for sometime or visit lakeside area on your own. Overnight at the hotel in Lakeside, Pokhara.
Day 04: Pokhara Sightseeing- B
In the early morning you will proceed for sunrise view at Sarangkot Hill. One can enjoy the excellent view of Pokhara city and the High Paragliding is optional for you. Then we will get back to Pokhara hotel for breakfast. After that we will explore the most famous places of Pokhara – Devi’s fall, Gupteshwor cave, Bindabasini temple, International museum etc. If the time is consumable we will do boating on Fewa Lake. Overnight at the hotel in Lakeside, Pokhara.
Day 05: Drive to Phedi (1130 m) & trek to Dhampus Village(1750 m) (2-3hrs) – B, L, D
After breakfast we drive to Phedi then the real trek stars.The trails leads the steeps way for an hour and then less steep climb up through the Rhododendron forest with following a stone staircase until reaching on the top of ridgein Dhampus Village. We will have our lunch and afternoon free for resting. We can see all the Annapurna Massif and Machhapuchhre as well as Dhaulagiri I. Overnight at Dhampus.
Day 06: Trek from Dhampus to Landruk (1900 m) (3-4 hrs) – B, L, D
After breakfast we trek toward Landruk via Potana and Deurali. The trek continues through fantastic rhododendron forest nesting different species of birds to the village. The small village comprise of huge beauty of mountains, friendly Gurung people, a small lake from where one can get the reflection of fishtail, temples, flowers, mustard fields, birds, and many more. Overnight at Landruk.
Day 07: Trek from Landruk to Nayapul(2-3 hrs) & drive to Pokhara (about 1.5 hrs) – B, L
Today, the trail will be descend. We cross the Bridge of Modi River and path continues gradual up-down through river, fine forest of oak and rhododendron we reach Nayapul. Then we drive from Nayapul to Pokhara. Upon arrived, check-in hotel. Afternoon, if you have free time time, pleasant shopping around the lakeside Bazaar. Overnight at the hotel in Lakeside, Pokhara.
Day 08: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (about 7 hrs) – B
You will reach Kathmandu by 7 hrs. Upon your arrival transfer to hotel and relax. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 09: Free day in Kathmandu- B, D
This day you will have free day on your own. Also, Himalayan Namobuddha Travel and Trek will take you for a farewell lunch or dinner in one of the finest restaurant. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 10: Departure day- B
Today is your departure day. Himalayan Namobuddha’s representative will drop you to Airport 3 hours before scheduled flight. It’s time to bid Nepal farewell visit and appreciate your visit to our country Nepal. Hopefully we shall meet again.
*Note: Above itinerary can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements. Please let us know whether you would like to make shorter or longer or any other further changes in above itinerary. We will provide you details accordingly.
1. Airport drop + Pick up by private transportation
2. Welcome dinner in typical cultural restaurant in Kathmandu.
3. Standard Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu & Pokhara with breakfast
4. Tourist Bus from Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu
5. Private transportation during sightseeing in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
6. License holder experienced tour guide during sightseeing and his salary, meal, transportation etc.
7. During the trek: accommodation with all meals (B- Breakfast, L- Lunch and D- Dinner)
8. Local License holder trekking guide during the trek and his salary, accommodation, food, transportation, insurance etc
9. All necessary ground transportation during the trek.
10. All necessary trekking permit and paper works.
11. Farewell lunch / dinner in Kathmandu.
1. Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
2. Entrance fee during sightseeing in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
3. All personal expenses such as bar bills, beverage, snacks etc.
4. Tips to guide (Expected but not mandatory)
5. Cost raised by cancelation, landslide, weather, political unrest, illness which are not under our control.
6. Other things which are not mentioned above.
Wish you a wonderful Himalayan experience with us!!!