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Mardi Himal Trek

USD 1350.00

This is one of the most beautiful trekking trail in Nepal which in short distance from Pokhara which is also another famous tourist destination. The area lies just towards the east of Annapurna Base camp. The trial to Mardi Himal(Mountain) is small but beautiful that lead through the enchanted Rhododendrons forest and finally reached to the altitude of 3,300 m. The views of gorgeous Mardi Himal (Mountain), Machapuchre (Fish Tail), Annapurna South and Himchuli (Peak) definitely make us forget our tiredness.
There are guesthouse and homestay facilities on the way from High Camp 3,700m to Mardi Himal base camp. It will be about 3 to 4 hours walking journey to the Mardi Himal base camp which provide us fantastic views of the Annapurna mountain ranges. The best time to trek here is September to November in Autumn and March to May in the Spring season.

 Group size: 1-12 people
Max-Altitude:
4,250m/13,600ft
 Destination: Nepal
Fitness level:
Moderate
 Arrival on: Kathmandu, Nepal
Departure from:
Kathmandu, Nepal
 Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and Pokhara. All meals during the trek
 Accommodation: Hotels in cities and teahouses during the trek
Mardi Himal is a 5,587 peak beneath the much more prominent Machapuchare in the Annapurna region of Nepal, from which it is separated by a 5,200m col. It was first summited in 1951 by Basil Goodfellow.
In 2012, the Mardi Himal Trek was opened, following a ridge towards the summit, with lodges and teahouses open to an elevation of 3,550m, with a further climb to "Base Camp" at 4,500m. The peak itself is classified by the Nepalese government as a "trekking peak" and is offered by many expedition companies.

Day 01              
Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel with B/B plan (bed and breakfast)
Day 02              
Fly or Drive Pokhara (25 minutes flight or 7/8 hours drive )
Day 03              
Drive to Kande and trek to Deurali 2,200 m (4/5 hours journey)
After the breakfast we drive to Kande by bus/jeep/car as per clients requirement and the walking trek begins from the elevation of 1770m. We climb 1 hours 30 minutes to Australian camp 2,100m. The first day trek will be gradual walking through Pothana village and finally stop first night at Deurali 2,200m (TEA HOUSE) lodge.
Day 04               
Trek to Low Camp 2,900m ( 7 hours journey)
We leave Annapurna Base camp trial and turn right to continue our walking journey through the thick forest of  Oak, Maple, Hemlock and Rhododendrun forest for about 4 hours where we stop for our launch at “Kokar” also known as Forest camp. The more we ascend we begin to see the trees cover by moss, lichen and tree ferns etc finally reach at the low camp where we find 4 lodges.
Day 05               
Trek to high Camp 3,150m (5/6 hours journey)
1 hour 30 minutes climbing through the Rhododendrun forest we reach Middle camp and to Badal Danda. The views from this place is amazing (Mardi Himal, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Gangapurna, Machapuchre and giant Mardi Himal stand like a majestic. We can see Annapurna South and Himchuli towars the west side and walking trial continue along the Mardi Himal ridge mainly walking through the hairy brown grass and isolated Rhododendrun tress.We can get an opportunity to see colourful Danfe (National bird of Nepal) and Pheasant bird along the trial.The lodge at High camp has beautiful 8 rooms that provide good views of Annapurna South, Himchuli and Machapuchare (Fishtail) mountains.
Day 06                
Excursion to Mardi himal base camp 4,500m (5/6 journey)
Today wake up early in the morning for the Sunrise views. After early breakfast we walk towards the ridges.The trial is properly built through the grass some steeper section but not danger zone at all,There might be Yak herd  grazing also Danfe and Pheasant birds mix up.In the summer this places will be full of goat and sheep that are brought by local for grazing that is why we will see number of herder’s huts along the way to the Base Camp. Finally, we will be at Mardi Himal base camp at 4,500m from where we will have spectacular views of Annapurna senctury mountain ranges.
Day 07              
Trek to Siding Village 1,750m (6/7 hour journey)
We use different route to get Siding village where we spend 1 night at Homestay and eat Nepalese Dhalbhat. It will be nice to learn Nepalese way of living and culture.
Day 08              
Trek to Lumre and drive Pokhara (3 hours walk and 2 hours of drive)
From Siding we walk to Lumre where our bus/jeep will be waiting for us. We will find mostly Bramin people in Lumre where as Siding and Ghale villages has Bramin and Gurung people.
Day 09               
Fly or drive back Kathmandu and shopping.
Day 10               
Final departure
Cost Included

  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Hotel in Kathmandu with Bed and breakfast plan 3 night ( No Lunch and dinner included)
  • Domestic Flights 
  • All staff wages and insurance
  • Food and Accommodation during the trek
  • National park, Municipality Tims charge
  • Sightseeing fee
The Client’s Must Required Accessories
  • Warm Woolen Jackets
  • Wind-Proof Gore-Tex Jacket Light
  • Woolen hat and Cap
  • 4 Pairs of T-shirt
  • Top and Down Warm Inner Thermal set
  • 4 Pairs of Warm Socks, 2 Pairs of Light Socks
  • Trekking Trousers
  • Extra Half-Trousers
  • Sun Glass and Suns Cream
  • Good Trekking Boot
  • Rain Coat
  • Water Bottle and Trekking Pole
 
 

Cost Exclude

  • Soft and Hard Drinks like (Mineral Water, Coca-cola or Alcoholic Beverages) during the trek from the lodge and local shop
  • Mobile and Power BankCharging Costs
  • Travel insurance
  • Horse Hiring
  • Tips for the staffs

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