To the north of the Phewa lakeliesSarangkot. This area is enriched with historical connotation, and obtains its name inMagar language. The word Sarangsignifies sword, and Kot is means the position where defence was mounted and utilisedas ammunition storage. Most of people favour to stroll up gentle slopes in order to take pleasure in the views. From the summit, one can get pleasure from the sight of lake as well as township below. The experience of dawns and twilights in contrast to the snow adorned mountains are impressive from here. Sarangkot is attainingstatus as take-off location for para-gliders.