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Mardi Himal Trek - 9 Days

Mardi Himal Trek

Mardi Himal trek is one of the rarely visited trekking trails in Nepal and the route is popular to provide some exceptional mountain views. The Mardi Himal trek provides an opportunity to hike through the forests and enchanting villages that have not yet felt the impact of tourism. Mardi Himal trekking is also an alternative trekking route for Annapurna Base Camp trek in the Annapurna region of Nepal. This is less explored trek and the main feature of this trek is the exotic view of the Mt. Machhapuchhre or Fishtail (6,997m/22,957ft).

This route is still virgin and the trekkers may enjoy with the great views of snow-capped Himalayan Range. The trail has an impressive views of the popular Annapurna and Fishtail including mountain landscapes and natural hot water springs. The mixed indigenous lifestyles, rhododendron forest, ancient caves, waterfalls and the great biodiversity are some highlights of this trek. The ridges have steep sides and heavily wooded with rhododendron and bamboo forests. The high alpine pastures provide grazing and a peaceful habitat for wildlife in the Mardi Himal zone. Mardi Himal is a popular climbing peak also.

  • No internal flights required
  • The spectacular views of Fishtail and Annapurna
  • Dense Rhododendron forest
  • Various species of flora and fauna
  • Amazing views of waterfalls and ancient caves
  • Mixed indigenous lifestyles
  • The great countryside, terrace farming and mountain landscapes

Day 1
Drive (200km)/fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara (884m/2,900ft).

Day 2
Drive from Pokhara to Phedi and trek to Deurali (2,100m/6,890ft).

Day 3
Trek Deurali to Forest Camp (2,600m/8,530ft).

Day 4
Trek Forest Camp to Low Camp (3,150m/10,335ft).

Day 5
Trek Low Camp to High Camp (3,700m/12,140ft).

Day 6
Excursion trip to the Mardi Himal Base Camp and return trek to High Camp.

Day 7
Trek High Camp to Siding Village (1,750m/5,742ft).

Day 8
Trek Siding to Lumre then drive by Jeep to Pokhara.

Day 9
Drive/fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu.

Cost Includes:

  • Annapurna Conservation Area (ACAP) permit and TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System)
  • A City Hotel in Pokhara for two nights
  • Three meals (B/L/D) a day on trekking from local teahouse/lodge
  • Accommodations at teahouse/lodge during the trek
  • An experienced Trekking Guide
  • A porter shared between two trekkers
  • Staff insurance, salary, food, accommodation and their transportation
  • Land transportation before and after the trek in Pokhara
  • Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu overland transfers by Tourist bus
  • First aid kit box
  • A farewell Nepali dinner with live culture program

Cost Excludes:

  • Bar and beverages bills, bottled water
  • Nature of personal expenses
  • Personal cloths and equipment such as sleeping bag, jacket, boots etc.
  • Insurance for accidental, medical and evacuation
  • Tips to the staff
  • International Airfare and Taxes

  • Kathmandu City Cultural Tour
  • Mt. Everest Flight
  • Jungle Safari in Chitwan or Bardia National Park
  • Bird Watching in Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve
  • White Water Rafting in Nepal
  • Bungy Jumping / Canyoning / Paragliding / Ultralight Flight
  • Shopping Tours

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Price From USD$650/person
Total $ 650 USD

Trip Facts

  • Drive in Pokhara-Phedi, Drive out Lumre-Pokhara
  • 4,250 meters
  • Medium-Hard

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