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Mardi Himal Trek - 12 Days

Trip Highlights:-

  • Best Sunrise and Sunset View.
  • Less crowded trekking Region
  • View of Annapurna ranges, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), and Dhaulagiri.
  • Local cultural and traditional experiences.
  • Rich in flora and fauna
  • Highly recommended as ‘Eco-Tourism route’ in Annapurna region
  • Cultural Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley

Trip Introduction:-

Mardi Himal Trek in Nepal is short and newly opened trekking trail in Annapurna Region. The trek was officially opened in 2012 and is still running well. There are teahouses with basic facilities for traveler. This is a short relatively easy and unspoiled trek. . Now a day’s Mardi Himal Trekking is becoming more popular and best trek for short time traveler and suitable for those looking for less crowed trek experience in Annapurna Region.

Yet it is highly recommended for trekker who loves cultural, beautiful forest walks and alpine landscape. As the trail mostly stays along the ridge, the altitude gain becomes more gradual.  In the trial, we walk through the high ridge with the great views of the Annapurna, Machhapuchre (Fishtail) and Hiumchuli mountains and many other Himalayas.

    Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01:     Landed at Kathmandu, Meet Pariwar Holiday Representative, & meet guide, transfer to Hotel.
  • Day 02:     Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley and trek preparation.
  • Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (200 Km) (827m/2,700ft): 6-7 hours
  • Day 04: Drive to Phedi and trek to Deurali. (2100m/6,720ft): 30 minutes drive, 4-5 hours
  • Day 05: Deurali to forest camp (2,520m/8064ft): 6-7 hours
  • Day 06: Trek from Forest Camp to low camp (2970m/9504ft): 5-6 hours
  • Day 07: Trek from Low camp to high camp (3540m/11,328ft): 3-4 hours
  • Day 08: High camp to upper viewpoint then returns to high camp (4250m/13600ft): 2-3 hours
  • Day 09: High camp to Sidhing Village (1700m/5440ft): 6-7 hours
  • Day 10: Trek to Lumre and drive to Pokhara :2-3 hours trek, 2 hours drive
  • Day 11: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu : 6 -7 hours
  • Day 12: International airport drop, final departure.

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Day 1
Day 01: Landed at Kathmandu, Meet Pariwar Holiday Representative, & meet guide, transfer to Hotel.

After arrival at Kathmandu International airport, make visa, clear all your Bags and luggage’s and you meet Pariwar Holidays airport Representative who will assist you to transfer your hotel. Our representative will help you to check into your designated hotel, then you will be briefed about your daily program. This is your first overnight in the Kathmandu valley.

Day 2
Day 02: Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley and trek preparation.

After having breakfast at hotel, we will take your sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley a city of history and full of culture for tourist. The city presents an interesting holy mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism and western influence of mix Culture. There will be a day guided tour to the famous and biggest Hindu Temple of Pashupatinath, the largest Buddhist stupa in Nepal Boudhanath, Swoyambhunath (Monkey Temple) and Kathmandu Durbar Square, all of them are UNESCO World Heritage sites, return to hotel and you will have some time to buy trekking gear if you need and overnight at your hotel.

Day 3
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (200 Km) (827m/2,700ft): 6-7 hours

In the morning time we catch Bus from Kathmandu Tourist Bus park and drive along the Trisuli and Marsyangdi River to reach Pokhara. Pokhara is a tourist’s paradise full of natural as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, & temples of Buddhist and Hindus.

Day 4
Day 04: Drive to Phedi and trek to Deurali. (2100m/6,720ft): 30 minutes drive, 4-5 hours

After having breakfast at hotel in Pokhara, you will have short drive to Phedi then the trek will start. You will trek through the stone steps, terraced fields and villages.We continue our walk to Deurali which is a small beautiful village with good views of the Annapurna South, Mardi Himal and Macchhapuchhare.

Day 5
Day 05: Deurali to forest camp (2,520m/8064ft): 6-7 hours

After having breakfast at lodge, we will start our trek. Our trail today passes through lush forest scattered with the rhododendrons (Nepal national flower) on the whole way and finally at forest camp.

Day 6
Day 06: Trek from Forest Camp to low camp (2970m/9504ft): 5-6 hours

After having breakfast now our treks start, we walk through the admire forest which is reach in greenery. Then continue trekking to Low camp with the nice views of Mt. Machapuchhre (Mt. Fishtail) up and the beautiful valley down.

Day 7
Day 07: Trek from Low camp to high camp (3540m/11,328ft): 3-4 hours

Today’s Treks goes through the rhododendron forest takes us to Middle camp. From Here we have a stunning view of Mardi Himal, Annapurna South, Hiuchuli, Gangapurna, Machhapuchhre and Mardi Himal itself. The trekking trail continues along the Mardi Himal ridge mainly on grass with some isolated rhododendron forest and reaches at High camp.

Day 8
Day 08: High camp to upper viewpoint then returns to high camp (4250m/13600ft): 2-3 hours

Today we wake up early for beautiful sunrise view of the mountains, after an early breakfast walk up the ridge towards Mardi Himal Base Camp. we trek to the view point to have the wonderful view of the Himalayas including Mardi Himal (5587m), Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna south (7219m), Hiunchuli (6441m), Baraha Shikhar (Mt. Fang) (7647m), Tent Peak (5695m), Singhachuli (6501m), Machapuchhre (6993m) and many other. Then we will return to high camp lodge and relax on lodge.

Day 9
Day 09: High camp to Sidhing Village (1700m/5440ft): 6-7 hours

After having breakfast at lodge, we start your trek and from here we will catch a different route from high camp that will take you to the Sidhing village and the trekking through this trail different for other trails. Siding is a traditional Nepalese village with traditional culture.

Day 10
Day 10: Trek to Lumre and drive to Pokhara :2-3 hours trek, 2 hours drive

Today we start the trek toward Lumre , On the way we see different village of mix culture of Brahmin Ghale and gurung. At Lumre we will meet road then drive to Pokhara- rest of the days are free and you can explore the Pokhara yourself.

Day 11
Day 11: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu: 6 -7 hours

We take tourist bus from pokhara at 7am for Kathmandu with lot of memory of the Mardi Himal Trek.

Day 12
Day 12: International airport drop, final departure.

You will be transferred to the Kathmandu international airport for your final departure to your loving home with excellent memory and overwhelming adventure of a lifetime on Mardi Himal base camp trekking.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • All airport/hotel transfers.
  • Kathmandu city tour by private car and driver with an experience tour guide.
  • 03 night’s basic hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • All nights in standard guest house/lodges in mountain.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner.
  • All accommodation and meals during the trek (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
  • All land transport by local and tourist bus included bus station drop and pick up.
  • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide including his salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging.
  • Private porter (2 trekkers:1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and lodging.
  • Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion).
  • A comprehensive medical kit.
  • All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit, TIMS ).
  • All government tax and service charge.

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu(and also in the case you return early from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary).
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, tea/coffee, snacks and all kinds of hard and soft drinks).
  • Tips for guides and porters.

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Price From USD 1,050 USD $ 950/person
950
Total $ 950 USD

Trip Facts

  • 1-12 People.
  • 4,250m/13,600ft
  • Nepal.
  • Moderate
  • Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trek.
  • Hotel accomodation in Kathmandu and teahouses during the trek.

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