Arranpurna – the highest mountain system on Earth – consists of many parallel mountain ranges, several of which are popularly viewed from Sarangkot.
Sarangkot village itself sits above the Pokhara Valley on the Pokhara Valley Rim. In fact the highest point of the rim directly atop Pokhara City, and directly adjacent to the majestic Annapurna Mountain Range. Sarangkot has always been home to a traditional spiritual village along with its array of tourist enterprise.
Because of it views and its accessibility, Pokhara & Sarangkot are Nepal’s most sought after destinations. This trip gives you a great sense of mountain life without having a long trek (no trek at all, if you prefer so). Located in the Mid-Western region of NEPAL 200 kilometres from Kathmandu. Travel from Kathmandu is 6 very scenic hours by national highway bus or 25 minutes by small air craft.
Officially, this whole district is named Gandaki, meaning The Water District. With a high rainfall, the Gandaki District land is crossed here and there by many mighty rivers flowing out of the Himalayan mountain glaciers.
Said to be “… definitely one of the best places to stay in Nepal.”
Eight-Hundred Meters atop Pokhara Lake side with sweeping outlooks by day and night. Sunrise to sunset Himalayan Range views.
During your stay you will be cared for by an experienced and professional host family as the Sarangkot Superview Lodge & Restaurant is a longstanding family run lodge with excellent catering available around the clock.
The Sarangkot Superview Lodge & Restaurant has awesome view directly from most rooms, the best viewpoints for many many miles around. The upper level rooms are deluxe standard with hotel grade beds, private bathrooms, hot water, communications and fast internet, all day restaurant, plenty of indoor and outdoor areas to rest and meditate in the mountain air or to socialise with other travellers from all over the world.
Guests can see Sarangkot sunrise while they enjoy breakfast in their room, or from the rooftop terrace, or walk up to the Sarangkot peak just a few steps away.
The Space, Each deluxe room has hotel grade beds, private entrances at the front to a balcony with outlooks, and another entrance at the rear to a garden. All rooms have access to high speed wi-fi.
Guest Access, Of course your room and attached bathroom is your private area, and you free to spend time relaxing there or in the garden , the restaurant, or upstairs on the rooftop terrace area. These areas have continual views during both the days and the evenings.
Pokhara is a paradise city as it has fragments of everything: rivers to kayak, hills to hike, lakes to boat, mountains to regard, sunrises to photograph and most of all, people to smilingly help. Standing atop this jewel city is Sarangkot, the acme of the destination.
Sarangkot is situated on the lap of the Annapurna, thus making it a perfect vantage to enjoy the sunrise striking on the snowy mountains with its first golden beam of rays. It is nestled in the tranquility of the woods and knitted to the neighboring local villages. Sarangkot is such a place whose pulchritude and ever blowing fresh hilly air rejuvenates your self. It is that place where you need to start if you have freshly fallen in love with the Himalayas or if you haven’t.
Sarangkot has much more to offer. It is close enough to Pokhara that makes it possible to either paraglide down to the city or take a 30 minute taxi to sightsee what the city has to offer and return to Sarangkot to end your hectic day. Here, you will sleep in glimmering city view and wake up with the sunrise. It is a fantasy come true. Making all this possible for you is Superview Lodge.
Superview Lodge is the oldest, family run guest house in the historic village of Sarangkot. Established in 1994 as a teahouse serving trekkers heading into the Himalayas, we continue to serve you.
Even today Superview Lodge is the best-rated guesthouse situated on the western rim to Pokhara valley. It is an incredible vantage point to rejoice the glory of Sarangkot. With the care and detailed attention put in by your experienced host, what you have to worry about? Nothing!
SARANGKOT POKHARA OVERVIEW
Officially, this region is the GANDAKI DISTRICT (i.e. the water region) sitting adjacent to the ANNAPURNA mountain range.
Sarangkot is an amazing place for Nepal visitors to stay with good weather views approaching those that climbers climb to see and experience.
Sarangkot is the highest point on the rim above Pokhara Valley. It is a geographically unique and special place to stay. It is not hard to access but it is well worthwhile.
Sarangkot also has world-class paragliding and a Zip-Line down to Pokhara City 700 meters below. No Trekking Permit is required to enter trek or stay here.