Pokhara to Mardi himal trek route map, cost & schedule reviews
Mardi Himal trek is considered to be a hidden gem. Destined to quest up to the base camp of Madri Himal standing next to the mighty Machhapuchhare, this trek is one of the most hunted trekking ventures of the Annapurna trekking area. Trail starts from small winding paths which leads to the impressive forests, to climb out of the forest you have climb an elevation of around 4,500. While wandering along the oak and rhododendron forest the impressive panorama of silvery mountains widens that will hold your breath for a moment.
In the meanwhile the landscape changes unexpectedly from beautiful forest, rugged mountains to the amazing sights of Mardi Himal, Annapurna south, Machapuchre and Hiunchuli etc. Mardi Himal trek can be best in the lot to quench your thirst as it an idyllic trekking display of off-the beaten-track trail leading you into the mystical vicinity of Annapurna region.
Now; Tea house facilities available along the way. It takes 12 days duration to complete 57 kilometers distance of this trek. Difficulty level of this trek categorized fairly moderate. Highest elevation you reach on trek at 4,500 m Mardi Himal base camp. March to may and September to December is the ideal time to go Mardi Himal. It will be a memorable trip because nature enfolds you in peace.
Pokhara to Mardi Himal trek trail offers soothing representation of high alpine pastures, traditional and picturesque villages, incredible landscapes, lush valleys, grassy meadows, plundering waterfalls, roaring rivers, and untainted culture of Gurung people of the region. If fortunate you will also be encountered with the wildlife like Himalayan thar, musk deer, spotted deer, barking deer, snow leopard, and many more.
The remoteness of the Mardi Himal trek will sorely illusion you as if embarking on discovery voyage. We professional and committed team and guides that are devoted to make your endeavour the most gratifying and terrific one. We offer tailor made packages as per your requirements and time frame. If you feel the need of any further information please do not hesitate to make an inquiry. We will generously try to assist you on the matter.
Mardi Himal trek itinerary
Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu, Nepal
Day 02: Drive / flight to Pokhara 827 meters /2700 feet
Day 03: Drive to Phedi then trek to Deurali 2100 meters / 6,720 feet
Day 04: Trek to Forest Camp 2520 meters / 8064 feet
Day 05: Trek to Low Camp 2970 meters /9504 feet
Day 06: Trek to High Camp 3540 meters /11328 feet
Day 07: High Camp to Mardi himal base camp 4250 meters / 13600 feet & back to high camp
Day 08: High camp to Sidhing 1700 meters / 5440 feet
Day 09: Trek to Lwang then drive to Pokhara
Day 10: Drive / flight back to Kathmandu
Day 11: Transfer to airport for departure
Close up view of snowy peaks, walking along the pristine forest & green hills preserve an amazing prospect in your mind forever.
Mardi himal trek cost US$:
Services included on Mardi himal trek package
# Airports pick up on your arrival day
# Transportation Kathmandu – Pokhara by car / flight according to preference
# Two nights hotel accommodation in Pokhara BB basic
# Pokhara to Phedi transport by private vehicle (trek start point)
# All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & dinner) 3 cups of hot drink on choice each day
# Best accommodation at lodges during short Mardi himal trekking in Nepal
# Professional English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal
# Experience staffs (2 guest:1 porter basic) to carry your backpack
#All necessary trekking permits (ACAP, TIMS) and local taxes
# Transfer to Pokhara by jeep after trek from Lwang village
#Pokhara to Kathmandu transportation by tourist bus, car or flight on choice
# Travel and rescue arrangements if require
# International Airport transfer to depart Nepal
Service excludes on Mardi himal trek in Nepal
* Visa fees / international airfare to and from Kathmandu
* Hotel, Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu & Pokhara
* Personal expenses phone calls, mineral water, bar bills, hot shower, battery recharge, extra porters & gears etc
* Tips for guides, porters (Tipping are expected but not mandatory)
Short and easy off the beaten path of Annapurna region offers you unique natural sight of the Himalayas. Mardi himal trek is lately opened moderate level trekking route of Nepal. It is advisable to travel with local guide for better experience.