Mardi Himal Trek is the shortest and best scenic trail to reach at base of the Mountain. During trek, here is no time to blink your eyes. While trekking the views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre & Manaslu himalaya come’s in front to you. The Mardi Himal Trek was opened to tourist in 2012 . This trial contains beautiful rotendent forests to snowy rocky hills.
During trek sometimes travelers has to pass through stone stairs built by villages in a traditional way. The best part of Mardi Himal Trek is low camp, which has the best views of Machhapuchhare mountain along with sunrise & sunset view. here you have the facility of lodging and footing as well. In this trial you will walk through village, big busy jungle to light pine forest . which ends in the open ridge with the view of Mountain caravan till the far distance.
|Day||Trip Discription||Detailed Itinerary|
|Day 1||Arrive in Kathmandu||Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel Taleju Botique Or simailar on B/B basis|
|Day 2||Kathmandu/Pokhara||Drive to Pokhara by car or van (6hrs). You can have free walk around Lakeside in Pokhara.You can get typical Nepali food to international cuisine. There are lots of live music bar, pubs & disco to hang around at Night.
Night at Hotel Iceland on B/B plan.
|Day 3||Pokhara – Landruk (1500 m – 5h of walking||Pokhara/Nayapul by car or van (45mins). After 5 hours of walking from Nayapul we reach the beautiful Gurung village of Landruk.
Night stay in lodge.
|Day 4||Landruk – Forest Camp (2600 m – 4h of walking)||Then we will begin to walk via rhododendrons forest, we may see some wild animals, like deer and many unique types of birds.
Night stay in lodge
|Day 5||Forest Camp – Low Camp (2900 m) – High Camp (3500m – 6h of walking)||We continue walking via Rhododendron Forest until we reach to Low Camp. After lunch in low camp 3hrs walk to reach High Camp. High camp is the best view point for sunrise and sunset.
Night stay in tea house.
|Day 6||High Camp – Mardi Himal View Point (4100m) – Siding (1750m – 7h of walking)||After having a breakfast 2 hour hike towards the Mardi Himal base Camp. Splendid view of the South Annapurna, Hiunchuli, Mardi Himal and Machapuchare, then steep down of 4 hours of walking to the Siding village
Night in lodge
|Day 7||Siding – Luwang (1460m – 5h of walking)||From Siding 5 hours of walking towards Luwang village. From Luwang we can see a beautiful view the valley, many water falls and in the north part we see Mardi Himal, Machhapuchhare and Annapurna III.
Night stay in lodge
|Day 8||Luwang – Pokhara||After two hours of walking we reach at Bhindabari and then 1hour 30mins of drive to Pokhara by local jeep.
Night in hotel Queens Park or similar on B/B plan.
|Proceed to Ktm 6hrs by bus. Night at Hotel Taleju Botique or similar on B/B plan .|
|Day 10||Kathmandu||Free day in Kathmandu. Night at Hotel Taleju Botique or similar on B/B basis|
|Day 11||Departure||Departure transfer to airport.|
Duration: 11 Days
Activities: Trekking / Walking / Hiking / Exploring
Trip Grade: Moderate
Group size: 1 Min
Best Season: Spring / Autumn / Winter (Can Explore all season)
Mardi Himal trek Rate :
Base: 2/4 pax: USD 850 per person
Base: 5/7 pax: USD 740per person
Base: 8/10 pax: USD 695 per person