Mardi Himal Trek 5 Days

Mardi Himal Trek 5 Days

Trip Overview

  • Amazing view of the Himalayan panorama. It includes Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Manaslu and Mardi Himal.
  • The lifestyle, culture, tradition, and hospitality of local ethnic groups, especially Gurung.
  • Beautiful and remote villages like Siding and Liwang
  • Exotic floral and faunal diversity along the trekking trail. You will see Rhododendron, magnolia, pine, and oak forest along the trails.
  • The lush forests, green hills, rugged landscapes.
  • Natural diversity: Greenery, vegetation and terraced farms alongside the trek route
  • The Mardi Himal Base Camp, High Camp, and the Forest Base Camp

DURATION
5 Day(s)
Tour Type
Wildlife and Adventurous
Start Point
Pokhara
End Point
Pokhara
Best Season
Mar-Jun, Sep-Nov
Mode of Transportation
jeep/trek
Max elevation
3300 m

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Mardi Himal Trek thanks the trekkers with a staggering adventure. You will love the appealingviews of the snow-capped peaks in the Annapurna Region. Walking across the chain of green hills, you will have the most beautiful memories.This astonishing journey takes you to 4,500 meters to show the marvelous landscapes. The Low Camp, Forest Camp, High Camp, and the Mardi Himal Base Camp are such mesmerizing places to be at.It is the lowest and perhaps the least explored of the trekking peaks in Nepal.  While trekking on this route, leading up to Mardi Himal base camp and finally the high camp, we get to acknowledge the solitary route complete with flourishing forests, interesting villages, valleys, terraced farms, sparkling rivers and the panaromic views of the Annapurna, Machhapuchre (Fishtail) and Hiunchuli mountains

The spectacular natural beauty is immensely springled throughout the region. Walking past the cultural Gurung villages and witnessing Buddhist culture is truly heavenful. The warm hospitality of villagers at villages like Kande, Pothana, Siding, Deurali, etc is wonderful. Get ready to collect the diverse culture and geography of the Annapurna region in less time

This 5 days Mardi Himal trek is an easiest trekking passage in the Annapurna region. It is a short but a high altitude trekking route. You will walk on the high ridges with outstanding views of Mt. Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, and Machhapuchhre. This blissful journey takes you to 4,500 meters to show the marvelous landscapes. The Low Camp, Forest Camp, High Camp, and the Mardi Himal Base Camp are such angelic places to be at.


Trip Itineraries

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Altitude: 2,125 m, Deurali   Trek duration: 3 to 4 hours hike

We start our trek from Pokhara, the beautiful city of lakes in Nepal. A short drive for nearly an hour from Pokhara will take us to Kande.

From Kande, the real trek begins. We trek to Pothana/ Deurali for a nightstand. A 3 to 4 hours hike takes us to our destination of the day.

You won’t have more options for a hotel. There are only 5 hotels in Pothana whereas the number reduces to 3 for Deurali. After check in to a hotel, take rest and enjoy.

Overnight at a comfortable Lodge. All board meals included.

Maximum altitude: 3,150m, Low Camp Trek duration: 3 to 4 hours

 We then continue our trek to the Low camp. Trekking along the beautiful trail enjoying the most scenic views, we will enjoy the trek.After walking for nearly 3 hours, we will reach the Low Camp. The Low Camp displays the mesmerizing view of Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) Himal.At the Low Camp, you will have only 3 choices for lodging. Do not worry about the facilities they provide. The lodges are adorable and the owners are hospitable. You will get a room in twin sharing basis.

Overnight at the Low Camp.

Maximum altitude: 3,700 m, High Camp  Trek duration: 5 to 6 hours

Starting at the Low Camp, we will trek straight to the High Camp today. After ascending through the Rhododendron forests for 1.5 hours we will reach the Middle Camp.Leaving behind the Badal Danda, we will continue for 4-5 hours along the Mardi Himal ridge. You can enjoy the majestic vistas of Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Annapurna ‘South’ and Hiunchuli. Also, few Rhododendron bushes and the colorful Danphe in the region are mesmerizing. Once you reach the High Camp, you will see 3 lodges for a stay. The lodges are perfect viewpoints of the snow-covered peaks. The lodge is bigger having 8 individual rooms excluding the dining room.

Overnight at the High Camp.

Maximum altitude: 4,500 m, Mardi Base Camp    Trek duration: 8 to 9 hours

Starting from the High camp in the morning, we finally head towards our major destination. It takes around 5 hours to reach the Mardi Base Camp. At the base camp, we will enjoy the splendid nature. We will spend some time there exploring the lustrous Himalayas and snowy landscapes. It’s now time to descend back to Siding. The trail demands around 4 hours of a bit steep and slippery descent. The harsh trail takes you into a beautiful traditional village of Siding.

Overnight at a Trekkers Lodge or a homestay at Siding witnessing the wonderful cultural experiences.

This is the last day of our trek. The day involves a trek to Lumre from where we can find a jeep ride back to Pokhara. It is around an hour’s drive from there to Pokhara.

Overnight at Pokhara enjoying the musical nights there.


Costs & Includes

What's Included

  • Pokhara to Trek start point and trek finish point to Pokhara ground transport.
  • Government license holder experienced, trekking guide (trained in Wilderness First Aid& altitude sickness) with his food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance, clothing and medicine.
  • Local trekking porter ( 1 porter for 2 client basis) with his food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance, clothing and medicine.
  • Twin sharing Tea house/Lodges Accommodation during the trekking
  • Daily Meals are chosen from the Menu   (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Trekking Permit.
  • TIMS Trekking Permit (Trekking Information Management System) Card for the Annapurna Trek
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • All necessary paper works, office Service charge and all Government Taxe

Not Included

  • International flight ticket and Nepal Entry Visa
  • Personal travel insurance (Which should include coverage for trekking)
  • Lunches and dinners in Kathmandu, 
  • Personal gear for trekking (Including any your may wish to hire in Kathmandu), any personal expenses (i.e. soft and alcoholic drinks, snacks etc.)