Mardi Himal Trek

Duration: 10 Days
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy – Medium
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Food: Breakfast,Lunch,Dinner(BLD)
  • Group Size: Min 1
  • Max Elevation: 4500M

Experience an unforgettable journey with the mesmerizing Mardi Himal Trek, tucked away in the majestic Annapurna region of Nepal. This extraordinary adventure promises awe-inspiring vistas, diverse landscapes, and a profound sense of tranquility that will leave you spellbound.

Step onto the trail and immerse yourself in a world of natural beauty. The Mardi Himal Trek remains a hidden gem, offering a chance to escape the crowds and truly connect with the untouched surroundings. Traverse through verdant rhododendron forests, cross picturesque rivers, and discover quaint traditional villages that transport you to a bygone era.

One of the highlights of this trek is the close encounter with the snow-capped peaks of the Annapurna Range. As you ascend, be prepared to be captivated by panoramic views of Mardi Himal, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), and Annapurna South. These majestic mountains will etch an indelible memory, making every step of the journey worthwhile.

Immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture as you interact with the warm-hearted residents who call these mountains home. Their rich traditions and genuine hospitality offer a unique window into their way of life. Experience the cozy comfort of teahouses along the trail, where you can relish authentic Nepalese cuisine and share fascinating stories with fellow trekkers from around the globe.

The Mardi Himal Trek caters to both seasoned trekkers and beginners alike, offering a moderate level of challenge while ensuring an enjoyable experience. With a well-planned itinerary and expert guides, you can embark on this adventure with confidence, knowing you'll make the most of your journey.

To fully immerse yourself in the wonders of the Mardi Himal Trek, it is recommended to set aside approximately 7-10 days. Here, we have designed the 10 Days itinerary so that it’s enough for you for acclimatization, leisurely exploration, and ample time to soak in the awe-inspiring views. Keep in mind that the best seasons to undertake this trek are spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) when the weather is favorable and the vistas are at their most spectacular.

If you're in search of an off-the-beaten-path trek that combines natural splendor, cultural immersion, and a serene ambiance, the Mardi Himal Trek is the ideal choice. Prepare to create lifelong memories as you navigate the rugged terrain, marvel at snow-capped peaks, and uncover the true essence of Nepal's enchanting Annapurna region.

Highlights

  • Explore around historic places of Kathmandu Valley
  • Marvel at the breathtaking vistas of Mardi Himal, Machhapuchhre, and Annapurna South.
  • Immerse yourself in the pristine beauty of rhododendron forests and cascading rivers.
  • Explore charming traditional villages frozen in time along the trail.
  • Experience the warm hospitality and rich cultural heritage of the local residents.
  • Enjoy authentic Nepalese cuisine and share stories with fellow trekkers in cozy teahouses.
  • Suitable for both experienced trekkers and beginners looking for a moderate challenge.
  • Allocate 7-10 days for a well-planned itinerary with ample time for acclimatization.
  • Best seasons for the trek are spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November).
  • Escape the crowds and enjoy the tranquility of this hidden gem in the Annapurna region.
  • Create lifelong memories as you discover the true essence of Nepal's captivating landscapes.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival at Tribhuvan International airport, Kathmandu (1345m).
  • Day 02Pretrip Meeting followed by Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley
  • Day 03Road Trip to Pokhara(can use flights as per interest)
  • Day 04Drive to Kande and Trek to Deurali
  • Day 05Hike up to Forest Camp from Deurali
  • Day 06Trek to High Camp
  • Day 07Trek up to Mardi View Point
  • Day 08Trek down to Siding Village from Low Camp
  • Day 09Drive back to Kathmandu(Can Take Flights)
  • Day 10Transfer to Tribhuwan International Airport for Departure

Inclusion

  • Transportation to and from Tribhuvan Airport.
  • Three nights of comfortable accommodation in a well-appointed tourist category hotel in Kathmandu, including breakfast.
  • Two nights' stay in Pokhara with breakfast, offering a pleasant and relaxed atmosphere.
  • All transportation required for the trek.
  • Local guest house accommodation in the mountains, providing an authentic experience amidst nature.
  • Trekkers' Information Management System (TIMS) fees.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Permit(ACAP).
  • Experienced, government-authorized guide and porters, offering guidance and assistance throughout the trek.
  • Comprehensive insurance coverage, including food, accommodation, and wages for guides and porters.
  • Wholesome meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
  • All essential equipment, including a cozy sleeping bag and a practical duffel bag.
  • First Aid Kit, ensuring preparedness for any unforeseen circumstances.
  • Detailed maps, helping you navigate and explore the trekking route with ease.
  • Service charge and government taxes, ensuring a hassle-free experience.
  • Post-trek celebration dinner in Kathmandu, allowing you to reminisce and share stories of your adventure.
  • International airfare, giving you flexibility to choose your preferred flight arrangements.
  • Meals in Kathmandu (excluding breakfast), allowing you to explore the culinary delights of the city.
  • Personal expenses and shopping, giving you the freedom to indulge as per your preferences.
  • Shower and electronic charging fees at guest houses during the trek, providing you with options for additional convenience.
  • Alcoholic drinks, chocolates, tea, and coffee.
  • Tips for guides and porters, an appreciation for their exceptional service.
  • Extra accommodation and meals outside of the provided itinerary.
  • Costs resulting from unexpected occurrences such as cancellations, weather problems, property damages, or illness, as these are beyond our control.

Useful Information

While trekking with Trekkers Society, it's important to note that we prioritize your safety and comfort. Although we cannot assume responsibility for weather-related problems or property damages, rest assured that we will do our best to assist you in managing any inconveniences that may arise.

Please be aware that transportation to and from Pokhara can occasionally experience delays due to weather conditions, which can last for several days. To avoid potential issues, we highly recommend booking flights to and from Kathmandu with a few extra days to spare. This precaution ensures that you won't miss your flight back home.

In the event that your flights proceed as planned, we can assist you in arranging additional activities during your extra days. However, if you have a tight schedule and encounter road delays when departing from Pokhara, it is possible to take a flight back to Kathmandu for an additional cost.

Our team is dedicated to making your trekking experience as smooth and enjoyable as possible. Feel free to reach out to us with any concerns or questions you may have, and we will be more than happy to assist you.