From the far north to the far south, including the Phewa Lake, Sarangkot peak provides a panoramic view of Pokhara. Tourists drive up the hill to see the sunrise from the top of the hill’s view tower. Sarangkot provides a relaxing and admiring the breathtaking views of the mountains on one side and Phewa Lake on the other.
Sarangkot has just been considered one of the top paragliding destinations in the world. Travelers now can quench their adrenaline thirst by participating in activities such as hiking, zip lining, bird watching and paragliding, from Sarangkot to name a few. From Sarangkot, the vista of the Annapurna Himalaya is mystical. From here, a panoramic view of Himalayan peaks stretches from Dhaulagiri (8167m) in the west to Machhapuchhare (6997m), the tent-like peak of Annapurna II (7937m), and Lamjung (6983m) in the east.
Paragliding from Sarangkot to lakeside, Sarangkot sunrise and sunset tour, panaromic view of the mountains, Sanangkot zipline, and Bird watching are some of the major tourist attractions of Sarangkot.
Accessibility and accommodation: Several Tourist Standard Hotels/Lodges and teahouses are available in Sarangkot. There are luxury resorts and comfortable hotels alongside moderate lodges. Since it is less than an hour drive from Pokhara, a day visit is also optimum. Lake side Pokhara to Sarangkot distance is 11.3 km / 7 miles by drive. It will take maximum of 30 minutes to drive from the Lakeside Pokhara to Sarangkot hill Nepal.