Mardi Himal Trek
The Mardi Himal trek route is a sorted out trek route since decades in the Annapurna region. Before 2011, the route was popular among the campers.
Mar - June, Sept - Dec
Mardi Himal Trek
The Mardi Himal Trek is a newly opened route and hidden treasure in the Annapurna region. This trek is the best destination to avoid the crowd. Mardi Himal trek offers imaging view of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchre and Manaslu ranges. Mardi Himal base camp, Siding village and Lwang are the major attraction of this trek. Mardi Himal Trek presents an overwhelming and picturesque adventure to Mardi Himal, where you will be completely soaked with the views of snowcapped peaks, green rolling hills and walking into a pristine forest of lovely rhododendron-magnolia-pines and oak tree lines.
Mardi Himal Trek where you will be walking on high ridges with constant grandeur views of Annapurna Himalaya and Dhaulagiri towards the west and Manaslu mountain range in the east with towering South Face of Mt. Machhapuchare ‘Fish Tail’. Mardi Himal Trek a moderate to adventurous trip without the problem of getting AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness), where our itinerary days are flexible with ample time to get acclimatize and to enjoy the surrounding views, as the walk progress on the high ridges towards Mardi Himal located beneath towering Mt. Machhapuchare or Fish Tail, the forbidden mountain one of the unclimbed peak so far.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Drive to Pokhara (800m).
Day 03: Drive to Phedi and trek to Pothana.(1925m, about 4 hours trek)
Day 04: Pothana to Forest Camp at Kokar (2,600m)- 4 hours walking.
Day 05: Forest camp to Low Camp (3,150m)- 5 hours trekking.
Day 06: Low camp to High Camp (3,700m)- 4 hours trekking.
Day 07: Day excursion to Mardi Himal Base Camp and back to High camp/ (4,500m)- 4 hours Trekking.
Day 08: high camp to Siding village (1,750m) -6 hours walking.
Day 09: Siding village to Lumre and drive to Pokhara- 3 hours walking and 2 hours driving.
Day 10: Drive Pokhara to Kathmandu.
Day 11: Final Departure.
Kathmandu/Pokhara/Kathmandu by tourist bus
All trekking permit - ACAP permit and TIMs Card
English Speaking guide during trekking and his meals, accommodation, salary, insurance and transfer
Twin sharing mountain lodge known as tea house accommodation during trekking
3 times meals - Breakfast, Lunch and dinner during trekking
Pokhara/trekking start and trekking end point to Pokhara by private car or cab transfer
Twin sharing hotel accommodation in Pokhara with breakfast
All the local government taxes and company service charge.
Sherpa Expedition T – shirt, trekking map and trip achievement certificate
First aid medical kit
Duffle bag, sleeping bag, and down jacket for use during the trek
All government taxes & office service charges
Nepal Visa, in/out flight to Kathmandu
Your meals at Kathmandu, except provided dinner and breakfast
Entire cold and alcoholic beverages on the trip
Necessary group climbing gears (Climbing rope, ice axe, ice crew and snow bar/ possible to hire or buy in Kathmandu)
Travel insurance (Must includes Helicopter evacuation and trip cancellation)
Personal nature expenses
Any extending trips
Nepal custom duty for import of expedition goods.
Tips, gifts, souvenirs.
Any other item not mentioned in “THE PACKAGE COST INCLUDES” section