Mardi Himal trek is one of the best undisturbed trekking in Annapurna Himalayan range that helps exploring the unique cultural specialties of the place. This new opened trek route is best alternative for Annapurna Base Camp trekking trail nearby.
The Mardi Himal Trek is one of the exotic and interesting treks that offer a paradise view for all nature lovers and adventures trekkers. This Mardi Himal Base Camp is relatively easy trek and thus is suitable for all aged travelers. Walking through the beautiful village, astonishing landscape, and beautiful rhododendron forest will be unforgettable lifetime experience.
This is the least visited trek in Annapurna where we will explore the local culture and tradition along with the amazing mountain views of Machhapuchre, Annapurna, Hiunchuli and of course Mardi Himal.
It is the best short and sweet tea house trek. Spring & autumn are the best seasons.
Facts of the Trip
Trip Name: Mardi Himal Trekking
Trip Duration: 11 days,
Max. Altitude: 4,200m,
Best Time: March, April, May, September, October and November are the best months.
Minimum Pax: 1 pax,
Start Trip: Kande,
End Trip: Lumre,
Accommodation: Hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara, Tea house during trekking
Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and Pokhara, All meals during trekking
Trip Grade: Moderate
Terrace farmlands, dense rhododendron and oak forests, Beautiful Mardi Khola (river),
Opportunity to experience unique walk through beautiful landscapes,
Opportunity to witness several wild animals like dears, ghorals,
Breathtaking views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Annapurna South, and Hiunchuli,
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu
Meet at Tribhuwan International airport, Kathmandu and transferred to the hotel, after your freshness briefing program for your trekking, overnight at hotel.
Day 02:Kathmandu to Pokhara
In the morning, drive or fly to Pokhara, which takes about 30 minutes by flight and 6-7 hours by bus. Today you'll be free in Pokhara you'll visit yourself. Pokhara is gorgeous lake town that offers broad views of Mt. Machapuchre, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt Annapurna and Mt. Manaslu.
Day 03:Drive to Kande and Trekking to Deurali (2232m)
After breakfast at Pokhara hotel, drive to Kande which takes about 30 minutes by private vehicle. Then we continue our walking through local villages and beautiful forest to reach Deurali. Overnight in deurali
Day 04:Deurali to Forest Camp (2600m) about 5 hours walking
After breakfast, our day walk starts from Deurali to and ends at Forest Camp. First we walk through plain way and then we continue our walking through beautiful pine forest. We will take a packing lunch because there is not any hotel/restaurant on the way. Overnight in Forest Camp
Day 05:Forest Camp to Low Camp (2990) about 4 hours walking
The day walk is pleasant walk for us that we walking inside the forest. We will experience the thrill of walking in the wilderness rhododendron forest. The mountain views from low camp terrific. Overnight in Low Camp
Day 06:Low Camp to High Camp (3550m) about 5 hours walking
Today the trail goes out of forest, so we can enjoy the astonishing views Mount Annapurna South & Hinchuli Himal. We continue our walking to High camp for our overnight stay, from where we will have some incredible Himalayan views. Overnight in High Camp
Day 07:Hike up to Upper View Point (4,200m) & back to High Camp (3,590m)
Early morning sunrise view and take a breakfast, then hike up to upper view point to get fantastic views Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and surrounding peaks of the Himalayas. After spending some time back to lodge, overnight in High Camp
Day 08:High Camp to Sidding (1700m) about 6 hours walking
Take a breakfast at High Camp and descend down towards Sidding village. We continue our walking through beautiful rhododendron forest to reach Low Camp. Take a lunch at Low Camp and we further walk to beautiful traditional Sidding village.
Day 09:Siding Village to Lumre and drive back to Pokhara 2.5 hours walking and 1 hour drive
Today is final day of our Mardi Himal trekking. We descend down to Lumre walking through the beautiful village of Tamang and Gurung. When we reach to Lumre, catch a vehicle and drive back to Pokhara. Overnight in Pokhara
Day 10:Pokhara to Kathmandu
Drive or fly to Kathmandu, which takes 30 minutes by flight and 6-7 hours by bus. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel
Day 11:Final Departure
Representative from Nepal Himalayan Sherpa Adventure will take you to the airport to catch your flight back to your home.
From USD: 550 for Mardi Himal Trekking
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