Mardi Himal trek is a wonderful and fascinating countryside walks for less than a week, suitable and ideal for all types of people including family-school / collage group to corporate people, this is an introductory trek for beginners or for hard core trekkers before their main long adventure around Nepal Himalaya destination. Mardi Himal trekking, truly an awe inspiring journey on the least trekked area away from the main trekking trails in complete wilderness with tantalizing daily views of high snow capped mountains, walking into enchanting alpine forest of rhododendron, magnolia, pine and fir trees. This awesome Mardi Himal trekking offers world 10th highest Annapurna I (8,091m / 26,545 ft) and 07th highest Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Vara-Shikar peaks / Annapurna Fang, Annapurna South (7,219m-23,693ft), Huin-chuli, Gangapurna (7,455m-24,457ft) Annapurna III (7,555m-24,787ft) includes many adjoining peaks Tent / TharpuChuli, SinguChuli / Fluted peak including the majestic Mt. Machapuchare (Fish-tail) the unclimbed and respected peak with Lamjung Himal and world 8th highest Manaslu (8,163 m). This trek leads you in the company of expert guide showing you the wonders of Himalaya with Buddhist culture including traditional village life with interesting places on route.
This fabulous Mardi Himal trek starts with an interesting overland drive to scenic Pokhara valley a famous touristic spot, where Annapurna Himalaya reflects on its Phewa Lake. Starting from scenic Pokhara heading towards Gurung traditional farm village with wonderful and dramatic views of rolling green hills and snowcapped mountains and the reaching the high hills at Mardi Himal base camp with time for short hike exploring the least visited area of this wilderness beneath the towering South Face of Mt. Machapuchare “Fish Tail” with captivating views of Himalayan peaks from world 07th highest Mt. Dhaulagiri, 10th highest Annapurna to 08th highest Manaslu mountain range.
After a fabulous time at Mardi Himal, trek leads into pristine natural surroundings of tall rhododendron trees with views of snowcapped peaks, slowly walk concludes with downhill to the road head for the drive back to Pokhara after passing though interesting villages, at Pokhara with enjoyable time back to Kathmandu with marvelous service and guidance.
simple lodge and camping
Trek grade: moderate & adventurous
Highest point: 4,100 meters at Mardi Himal base camp
Trekking: 07-08 days. (Pokhara to Pokhara)
Total Trip: 12 - 13 days (Kathmandu to Kathmandu)
Season: March to June and September to December.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to
Day 02: In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour at places of interest.
Day 03: Drive or fly to Pokhara 950 m - 06 hrs journey (30 mins flight)
Day 04: Drive to Mardipul and trek to Riban 1,675m - 05 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Kumai past Odane Hill 2,510 m - 05 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Khorchon 3,568 m - 06 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Mardi Base Camp 4,100 m - 05 hrs
Day 08: Rest day at Base Camp for short hike and exploration.
Day 09: Trek down to Kumai - 08
Day 10: Trek to Lwang village - 04 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Mardipul and drive to
Pokhara - 04 hrs.
Day 12: Drive or fly to Kathmandu - 06 hrs.
Day 13: Transfer to airport for international departure.
Trip Cost per person: $1155 US Dollars.
All necessary trekking entrance permits for Mardi Himal Trek.
Government Tax, Staff travel medical insurances their salary and medicine for the trek.
Lunch and Dinner during your stay in Kathmandu. (Except farewell dinner).
All personal trekking gear, nature expenses, Laundry, internet and Tips.
All types of cold and Beverage drink during the entire trip.
Notes: The trekking Itinerary and cost is changeable and Modifiable according to the groups time and wants. An additional trip activities such as sightseeing tours, Mountain flight, Mountain bike tours, peak climbing, Rafting and cultural tours can be added as per the client’s interest and request. For detailed information please contact us by email or direct phone.