Sarankot

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Sarangkot
सराङकोट
Village Development Committee
Hill station
Sarankot, overlooking Pokhara and lake.
Sarankot, overlooking Pokhara and lake.
Sarangkot is located in Nepal
Sarangkot
Sarangkot
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 28°14′30″N 83°58′0″E / 28.24167°N 83.96667°E / 28.24167; 83.96667Coordinates: 28°14′30″N 83°58′0″E / 28.24167°N 83.96667°E / 28.24167; 83.96667
Country    Nepal
Zone Gandaki Zone
District Kaski District
Population (1991)
 • Total 5,060
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)

Sarangkot is a village and famous tourist destination of Nepal located inside Sarangkot Development Committee in Kaski District Gandaki Zone. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a total population of 5,060 with 1,010 individual households.[1]

The village is located on a mountainside ridge at an altitude of 1600m with panoramic Himalayan views. From Sarankot, on the northern direction we can see Dhawalagiri in the far west . Annapurna range is visible when the weather is clear on the same side. On the southern direction the village overlooks the city of Pokhara and its lake on the north-western outskirts of the city.

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Media[edit]

To Promote local culture Sarankot has one FM radio station Radio Sarangkot - 104.6MHz Which is a Community radio Station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Retrieved September 30, 2008. 

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