Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike - 1 Days

Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike
Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike
Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike
Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike
Trip Details
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Hiking Tour
  • Transport: Private car/van/Hiace
  • Group Size: 01 to 12 pax
  • Max Elevation: 1600 metres


  • A chance to hike up to two of the best viewpoints of Pokhara, Naudanda, and Sarangkot.
  • Sarangkot is also the initial point of paragliding and other adrenaline-rushing activities.
  • One of the most peaceful hikes to do when you are in the serenity of Pokhara.
  • If you want to prepare for any trekking adventures, Naudanda to Sarangkot Hike in Pokhara is the best training hike.
  • Delving deeper into the traditional lifestyle, lush forests, temples, hills, mountain views, and much more.
  • Experience one of the warmest hospitality and welcome the locals offer in that region.
  • Talk to the locals, interact with them, and also get chances to taste some of the unique dishes they serve.
  • Stunning views of Annapurna ranges and other mountains like Annapurna, Lamjung Himal, Machhapuchhre, Dhaulagiri, Hiunchuli, etc.
  • A chance to get a bird's eye view of the entire Pokhara valley and lakes from the top of Sarangkot Danda and Naudanda.

About Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike

Are you looking for the perfect one-day hiking escape into the serenity and peace of nature? In that case, we recommend you go for the Naudanda to Sarangkot Day Hike in Pokhara. Trust us, the route, adventure, traditional way of living, cultivation, vegetation, surrounding environment, and the views of the Himalayas make it one of the best walks of your life. Whether alone, with friends, or even with family, we recommend the Sarangkot Day Hike from Naudanda in Pokhara.

If you check the history of hiking in Pokhara, Sarangkot Hill Station is the most preferred place for trekking beginners. Nevertheless, the hike is also more challenging than you expect it to be thinking of it as a day hike. Naudanda stands at an altitude of 1443 meters and Sarangkot Hill Station is at 1600 meters. Also, remember that our hike starts at an altitude of 1130 meters.

During this one-day hiking adventure in Pokhara, visitors can feel the serenity, peace, and calmness of being surrounded by nature. Furthermore, the area is so peaceful and chilling that you will forget the tiredness. When you reach the viewpoint by crossing stone paths, traditional villages, cattle grazing, rural lifestyle, and greenery, you will fall in love with the journey doubtlessly. If you want to go for an adventurous hike but have very limited time, the Naudanda Sarangkot Hike serves as the best option.

Starting from Phedi, Adventure Bound's guides first take you for a hike to the top of Naudanda. After strolling for some time in the Gurung Village and having lunch, we ascend towards Sarangkot. Phedi to Naudanda is just an hour away but Naudanda to Sarangkot and then to Pokhara is a long journey.

Why Book the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike with Adventure Bound?

Naudanda Sarangkot Hike is one of the most popular hiking trails in Pokhara. Starting from Phedi, which is just 30 minutes away from Pokhara, the hike serves as one of the best routes to go hiking. To make this hike even more adventurous and insightful, we invite visitors to book the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike with Adventure Bound. Here are a few of the advantages of booking the tour package with us:

  • Pick up from the hotel to Phedi and drop off at the hotel after the completion of the hike.
  • We provide hikers with professional and English-speaking guides to accompany your journey to the top of Sarangkot and back.
  • If you are a regular client of Adventure Bound, you can also expect us to provide you with special discounts and offers.
  • You can also customize the entire Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike package as per your preferences.
  • Our team also makes sure that you do not face any difficulties while undergoing the Naudanda Sarangkot Hike.

What does the Naudanda Sarangkot Hike Offer the Hikers?

Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike from Pokhara serves as one of the most beautiful and peaceful hiking trails in the entire Pokhara Valley. You can get to see the stunning views of Pokhara Valley and different lakes in the surrounding lakes and settlements while ascending through the forest, rhododendron blooms, and different traditional settlements.

Let's see what the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike in Pokhara offers the visitors:

  • A chance to delve into the peaceful, tranquil, and calm natural environment away from the urban chaos.
  • Naudanda Sarangkot Hike is also easily accessible from the lakeside of Pokhara. Therefore, you can go for this hike even if you have a short time to explore.
  • Both Naudanda and Sarangkot are at higher altitudes 1443 meters and 1600 meters respectively. Therefore, hikers can get amazing views of the surrounding mountains like the Annapurna range, Lamjung Himal, Machhapuchhre, etc.
  • In the evening, both Sarangkot and Naudanda serve as the best point to watch sunset and sunrise in the morning.
  • If you are tired of the regular chaos and stress in the city areas, this can be one of the best escapes into nature and greenery.
  • On your way to the top, you can also witness different plants, flowers, and animals (both wild and domestic).
  • Overall, the Sarangkot Naudanda Day Hike from Pokhara serves as one of the best hiking routes for family and friends' outings.

How to Prepare for the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike in Pokhara?

Preparing for the Naudanda Sarangkot Hike in Pokhara does not require a high level of skills and advanced training. All you need to have is a strong mindset and a few cardiovascular exercises. Nevertheless, there are also no age restrictions for this hike which automatically suggests that the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike's difficulty level is easy or normal.

However, let us suggest a few preparations that we expect the hikers to do before embarking on this short yet adventurous hiking trial in Pokhara:

  • Be Physically and Mentally Fit: When it comes to trekking or hiking, physical health and fitness play the most important role. Therefore, trekkers must be aware of their physical health. Go for outdoor exercises like playing football, skipping, running, jogging, etc. Also, for mental preparation, normalize meditation and yoga.
  • Research about the route: Before you begin with the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike in Pokhara, we recommend you do some research about the place. Make sure that you understand a little about the local lifestyle, traditions, and other aspects of the place.
  • Carry some extra cash: We suggest that travelers carry some extra cash with them. This can be useful for buying different stuff while on the journey.
  • Listen to what the guides say: Make sure that you listen to the guide and follow the path that he instructs. In this way, you can be assured of a safe and successful hiking adventure.


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Our representatives pick you up from your hotel early in the morning and take you for a scenic drive from Pokhara to Phedi. Phedi is the base of the Naudanda Hiking route. The vehicle takes 30 minutes to reach Phedi where hikers will leave the vehicle and start with the hiking journey. We recommend that hikers keep watching the beautiful landscapes, and mountains, and experience the morning freshness of Pokhara Valley.

As the hike begins, you can experience yourself diving deeper into traverse terraced farms, and vegetation. villages, views of the mountains and so much more. Walking past all these natural vistas, we reach Naudanda (1443m) within just 1 hour.

From the Naudanda viewpoint, hikers will get the best views of the eastern sky and also get a chance to enjoy the peace and serenity of the hilltop while enjoying valuable and insightful interactions with the locals of that area. Moreover, the Naudanda View Point also serves as a perfect location to get the eye-soothing views of snow-covered peaks.

Hike from Naudanda viewpoint to Sarangkot viewpoint and back to hotel (5-6 hours)

After spending some time in the Naudanda viewpoint and immersing in the beautiful scenes and scenarios. we make our move towards the Sarangkot viewpoint. The journey is from 1443 meters to 1600 meters above sea level. It will take around 2 to 3 hours for the trekkers to reach Sarangkot from Naudanda. Nevertheless, the scenes and scenarios that accompany your walk encourage you a lot. Moreover, a continuous and stunning view of the snow-covered peaks like Annapurna Massif, Lamjung Himal, and Machhapuchhre also make the walk more interesting.

As you walk on this part of the hiking route, you will also pass through several traditionally established and settled villages, locals working in the farms, and domestic animals grazing in the pastures. Moreover, this is also the place where you can see so many other people who are here either for a picnic or for a hike just like you.

Once we reach the top of the Sarangkot View Point, we can see Phewa Lake, Pokhara Valley, and the beautiful settlement of Pokhara from the bird eye's perspective. Even on the top of Sarangkot, there are several hotels, resorts, and lodges that offer amazing services and food. Also, this is the starting point of zip lining, so you can also see people lining up for that.

After a few hours of stay in the Sarangkot viewpoint, we descend towards Pokhara. However, this descending journey is done in a private vehicle provided by Adventure Bound. Finally, as you reach your hotel and get out of the vehicle, that marks the end of the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike in Pokhara.

Cost Details

  • Pickup and drive facility from the hotel to Phedi.
  • A seasoned guide leads you throughout this hike package in Pokhara.
  • Drive back from Sarangkot to your hotel from Sarangkot.
  • International Flight Cost and Nepali VISA.
  • Travel Insurance, Medical Insurance, and emergency evacuation.
  • Entrance Fee During the Pokhara sightseeing.
  • Personal expenses like food, drinks, or anything for souvenirs.
  • Tips for the guides and drivers (tips are expected for encouraging the workers).

Useful Information

Facilities to Expect in Naudanda and Sarangkot View Point

Naudanda and Sarangkot View Point are very near to Pokhara lakeside. Therefore, both of these viewpoints are highly developed with the maximum facilities that the hikers can expect. From electricity, varieties of food, accommodation, and so much more, these viewpoints do not make you feel like you are at an altitude of 1600 meters above sea level. Furthermore, there is road accessibility to the top of both viewpoints. That is also the reason why our return from Sarangkot to Pokhara happens in a private vehicle.

Nevertheless, the Naudanda Sarangkot day hike from the Pokhara package does not include food facilities. Therefore, the hikers must be prepared with their food or they can also get many food options both in Naudanda and Sarangkot. The one thing guaranteed is that this Day Hike offers hikers many facilities from food to accommodation.

How Difficult is the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike in Pokhara?

Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike is not a very difficult hike. Therefore, Adventure Bound suggests people of all age groups and fitness levels go for this amazing journey. If you want to go for a short vacation into the grace of nature, this hiking package is perfect for you.

You can go for the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike with your family, children, and friends. The Sarangkot from Naudanda Hike offers you some spectacular views of nature, mountains, stone roads, villages, traditional lifestyle, and so much more to enjoy. Whether you are preparing for trekking or just on an easy and short hike, the Naudanda Sarangkot Hike is the perfect option. Therefore, we conclude that Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike's difficulty level is easy.

Best Time to go for Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike in Pokhara?

Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike is very close to Pokhara Lakeside so the weather and climatic conditions in this hiking route are similar to the Pokhara city. If the weather is perfect in Pokhara, you can go on the hike without any difficulties. In Nepal the best time to explore the hills and mountains falls during the Spring season (March to May) and Autumn season (September to the end of November).

Other than that, you can also go for the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike during the summer or winter season. In the summer season, it might be quite difficult to walk the hiking route due to hot temperatures and sunny days. Therefore, we encourage visitors and explorers to go for the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike in the autumn and spring season.

How to Book the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike with Adventure Bound?

Booking the Naudanda Sarangkot Day Hike with Adventure Bound is a very easy process to do. All you need to do is navigate to the top-right part of the package and click on the "Book Now" button after you fill in the required details. Adventure Bound, with over 15 years of experience in the travel and tourism sector will take you to one of the most amazing hikes from Phedi to Sarangkot.

Besides booking from the website, you can also book the package by directly contacting us on WhatsApp and Viber at +977 9851046019 (Laxman Aryal) or give us a call. We are ready to help you with any difficulties or challenges you face while booking packages.