Dhampus, a name of a fabulous village, is situated at an altitude of 1750m above sea level, in the western Nepal. The village is very famous among tourists because it provides visitors with breathtaking panoramic views of Mt Dhaulagiri, Mt Annapurna, mt Fishtail, Mt Himchuli, Lamjung Himal and many other mountains. It is just 18 km away from the beautiful city of Pokhara, in the north west. Almost 25% of the tourists, who comes to Nepal, visit Dhampus and leave with many fond memories of the village and its friendly people. The Dhampus village is situated under the Annapurna and other Himalayan range. During you trek to Dhampus village, you will see the gorgeous views of mountains along with amazing local culture, tradition and life style of the local gurung community.
Dhampus Village is a gateway to Annapurna conservation area. Thus it also serves the main entrance to the Annapurn Base Camp and other trekking trails of the Annapurna region. The trek to Dhampu village is begun from Phedi village, a 30 minutes drive from the beautiful city Pokhara.
The Dhampus trekking is suit for those tourist who have short time but still have stunning desire to see the mountains, explore the local cultures, easy trek and would like to go outside town. Only 3o minutes drive from Pokhara city and starting out trek for the Phedi, Where you will pass the forest by seeing stunning views of Pokhara valley and beautiful landscapes. After arriving the Dhampus village you will see the outstanding views of Mt.Fishtail 6991m(Machhapuchhre in local tongue) and Annapurna Himalayan range.