Trip Name: Astam Village Tour
Trip Type: Guided Tour
Best season: Anytime
Transportation: Land (car, bus, van)
Starting Point: Kathmandu
Ending Point: Kathmandu
Accommodation: Hotel/ Resort in Kathmandu
Attraction: view of sunset and sunrise
Culture: Traditional Nepales Culture, Newari
Trip Cost: Contact Us
Duration: 0 days
Astam village is located in the foothills of the Annapurna mountain range in the central part of Nepal and surrounded by the huge 28,000-foot mountains. There are at least five huge mountains which surrounds Astam village. Astam village is famous for the view of sunset and sunrise on the Annapurna range. From this village you see the 360 degree panoramic view of the Annapurna range. You can observe the vistas of the mountains like Annapurna South (7273m.), Machhapuchhre (7059m.), Annapurna I (8090m.) and Annapurna IV (7525m.). It is the perfect destination for tour where you find the home stay service has been launched. Astam village provides the visitors with a traditional Nepali village experience providing home comfort with an ecological base.
Astam can be reached easily by road from Pokhara. It takes about 1 hour from Pokhara. Astam village tour provides the chance to view the people growing, harvesting and processing locally grown foods like coconuts, pineapple, sugarcane corn etc. However, it is more enjoyable to walk from the highway. In this Astam village tour package you also visit the famous places of Pokhara and Kathmandu valley. in Pokhara you visit Fewa lake, Davi’s falls, World peace pagoda etc. in Kathmandu you visit the famous historical and cultural heritage sites of the Kathmandu valley like Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu and Patan durbar square.
Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel Vaishali or requirement category hotel
Day 02: Flight to Pokhara then transfer to hotel Mt Kailash or similar. After getting fresh in the hotel we explore the Fewa Lake and surrounding area.
Day 03: After breakfast drive to Hemja then hike to Astam. Stay in local Nepali typical house. Enjoy with Nepali organic food.
Day 04: After breakfast we start to hike toward Sarangkot. On the way in Naudanda we have our lunch. At night we stay at hotel in Sarangkot
Day 05: Early in the morning step up to Sarangkot tower for sunrise view where we can see the White Mountain range very close then back to hotel. After breakfast hike to Pokhara. At night we stay at Hotel Mt Kailas or similar in Pokhara
Day 06: fly to Kathmandu by morning flight then take to half day sightseeing around the Kathmandu valley. At night we stay the Hotel Vaishali or requirement category hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 07: Transfer to airport for final departure.