One day hike to Dhampus via Astham village

One-Day Hike to Dhampus via Astham village

Day Hike Overview

Trip Duration: Day Hike

Max Altitude: 1650 meters

Start: 8:00 am

End: 5:15 pm

Difficulty: Easy

Transport: Private Vehicle 

Group Size: For individuals, friends, and family members. All our treks are private.


  • Professional Local city tour guide
  • Trekking poles if needed
  • All Entrance fees
  • Mineral Water
  • Lunch, tea or coffee, Mineral water
  • Transportation in a private vehicle


  • No alcoholic drinks

Hike Itinerary

8:00 AM: Pick Up:

Your day begins with the guide picking you up at 8:00 AM from your hotel in Pokhara. Prepared and excited, you set the tone for an adventurous day ahead.

Drive to Melbot:

Embark on a scenic 30-minute drive from Pokhara to Melbot. The journey introduces you to the natural beauty surrounding Pokhara, building anticipation for the upcoming trek.

Start hiking to Astham Village:

Commence your hike from Melbot to Astham Village at 8:30 a.m. The picturesque trek unfolds over 2 to 3 hours, offering glimpses of the local flora and fauna as you ascend.

Explore Astham Village:

Arriving in Astham Village, take a leisurely break to explore its charm. Immerse yourself in the serene surroundings and interact with the locals for a cultural experience.

Hike to Dhampus:

Resume your journey trekking from Astham to Dhampus. The next 2.30 hours take you through breathtaking landscapes, as you approach the highlight of the day.

Lunch in Dhampus:

Reach Dhampus and savor a well-deserved lunch against the backdrop of the Annapurna Range. The panoramic views add a majestic touch to your dining experience.

Hike back to Phedi:

Post-lunch, embark on the descent towards Phedi. The 1-hour walk allows for reflection on the day’s adventures and a gradual return to lower altitudes.

Arrive in Phedi, where your transportation awaits. Reflect on the day’s accomplishments and bid farewell to the trekking trails.

Return to Pokhara:

The day concludes with a return to Pokhara. As you journey back, relish the memories of a fulfilling one-day hike to Dhampus via Hemja.

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