Mardi Himal Trek - 6 Days
Mardi Himal trek which will take you to the Annapurna range. This trek will cross the way with different snowy landscape and forest with rhododendron. In this trek we can see different flora and fauna. We get chance to see Danfe here the national bird of Nepal. Mardi Himal trek will take you the Himalayan animal.
Mardi himal trek is short and easy trek. This will take you the height 4500 meter. In this trek we can involve in Gurung culture and see the tradition of Gurung people. Mardi Himal trek with beautiful view around the village and natural beauty of this range. In this trek you will enjoy the trip with your friends and family.
- View of Annapurna range, Mt.Machhapucchre (fishtail), Hiunchuli and many more.
- Walk through green forest with rhododendron flower and snowy landscapes.
- Hike to Mardi Base Camp.
- Visit remote villages like Siding and Pothana.
- Involve in Gurung culture and tradition.
- Price Details
- Day 01
- Arrival at Tri Bhuwan international airport our representation will pick up you.
- Drive to Pokhara or fly from Kathmandu.
- Overnight at Pokhara.
- Day 02
Drive to Kande and trek to Deurali/ Pothana (2125m , 3 to 4 hrs)
- Breakfast at hotel.
- On this day our trek starts from Pokhara to Kande. This will take short drive to reach Kande.
- From Kande our trek start towards the Pothana/Deurali. It will take 3 to 4 hours to reach here.
- Overnight at Pothana.
- Day 03
Trek to Low Camp (3150m, 3 to 4 hrs of walk)
- Breakfast at Pothana.
- On this day we will trek towards the Low camp from Pothana. On the way we can see the beautiful scenery and view of Mt. Machhapuchhre (fishtail) himal from here.
- In this place we get lodge in here.
- Overnight at Low camp.
- Day 04
Trek to High Camp (3700m, 5 to 6 hrs of walk)
- Breakfast at Low Camp.
- On this day we will trek to High camp. On the way we get the view of beautiful of rhododendron and national bird of Nepal Danfe in here.
- This trek will take you to get glimpse of Annapurna south, Machhapuchhre, Hiunchuli.
- To reach High camp we will leave the Badal danda along the Mardi himal range.
- Overnight in High camp.
- Day 5
Hike to Mardi Base Camp and trek down to Siding (4500m, 8 to 9 hrs of walk)
- Breakfast at High camp.
- On this day our trail will hike to Mardi Base camp which will be our final destination. On the way we will spend our quality time here by watching Himalayan views. Visit Gurung village.
- By walking on the side of snowy landscapes. We will step down to Siding and which will take 4 hrs of walk.
- Overnight at Siding.
- Day 6
Drive back to Pokhara
- Breakfast at Siding.
- On this day we will drive back to Pokhara.
- Overnight at Pokhara.
- Accommodation in trekking region in guest house, lodge.
- All meals in trekking region.
- Surface transportation as per the itinerary.
- An experienced English-speaking during trip.
- TIMS, Permits, Government tax and our office charges.
- Airport pickup and drops.
Price Not Includes
- Sightseeing entrance fees where necessary.
- Travel insurance international air fare to and from Nepal.
- Personal expense like alcoholic drinks, beverages etc.
- Service charges for Hot water, battery charges, internet etc in trekking region.
- Other things not mentioned in itinerary.
What is the best time of a year to do Mardi Himal trek?
For this trek spring season (March, April and May) is best time to trek. In this time, you can see the beauty of blooming flowers like rhododendron and orchids and clear panoramic view of Himalayas. Apart from this season, you can trek in other seasons too for the same adventure.
What are the trekking equipment’s required for this trek and where do I get them?
For trekking equipment’s, we have mentioned them below. We recommend you be equipped with these for the trekking: Day pack Duffle bag Sun glasses Towels Water bottle Washing soaps Moistening lotion Spare batteries Spare Warm clothes And most needy things like: Hiking boots, Flip-Flop slippers, wind proof jackets which will keep you warm, trekking suits, sun hat, water proof gears. These equipment’s are important for you while trekking and you will get these stuffs in trekking shops in Thamel area in Kathmandu or lake side Pokhara. Our representatives will be happy to help you with the hiring of the materials.
Are the foods and water hygienically standard?
Yes, the foods and water in the trekking region are hygienically standard as our representative will take care of foods that are provided to you on the region.
What kinds of foods are available during Mardi Himal trek?
Typically, different kinds of ethnic foods like Dal Bhat are best served in the area. One can also get western and continental foods however the taste might not be up to the usual standards. And please inform our guide if in case you are allergic to any kinds of food.
How fit do I need to be for this trek?
This trek is suitable if you are a normally healthy adult. People of underage or overage can also do the trek if they have no any health issues. We recommend you to consult your medical practitioner if you have any health issues. Also it is better to have travel insurance that covers high altitude medical insurance in case of any emergency.
Do I need any medical insurance for this trek?
Medical insurance is highly recommended for this trek because it will be easy for you in case of any medical emergency. The trek to Himalayas is itself a challenging task so it is better to be prepared for circumstance.
Do I need guides and porters for this trek and how can I get them?
Trek guide is necessary for this trekking while you can choose to have a porter if you feel necessary who will carry 15 kgs of your luggage. The price of the porter is not included in our packages. You can get one in the trekking area and our guides will help you in the matter.
How can I pay for this trek?
You can choose to pay via credit cards, Bank transfer or IME/ Moneygram/ Western Union. For more information regarding the payment please follow the link below.
What happens in-case of medical emergency during the trek?
In case of any medical emergency our guide will be there to help you. You could be transferred to any nearby health post or health clinic or you could be rescued via chartered Heli from the trekking region in case we need to. Having a travel insurance that covers the high-altitude medical insurance could be helpful in this situation.
Can I get the guides who speak languages other than English?
Yes, you can get the guide that speaks other language if you need one. The price however will be extra.
What if I cancel the trip?
For any trip cancellations clients will have to inform 30 days prior to the departure. While 15% Booking amount is fully nonrefundable any extra amount received above that shall be refunded however the expenses incurred for the transfer of the refund amount shall be charged by the company. Any trips cancelled within 30 days of the date of departure shall be fully nonrefundable.
How difficult is to do Mardi Himal trek?
Mardi Himal trek is a strenuous trek which involves 6 hrs of walk per day to reach an altitude of 4500 m so clients with altitude sickness might face the difficulties. Past trekking experience is recommended.
How experienced are your guides/porters for this trek?
You will be accompanied by a knowledgeable and experienced guide licensed by the Government of Nepal. Our team has the members serving more than 10 years in the industry.
Are there ATMs on the way of this trek?
No there are no ATMs on the way so you have to carry extra cash with you.
Do I have to pay extra for the mobile, camera charging, hot shower and internet use and how much is it?
Yes you have to pay extra charge 2 to 4 Dollars for charging, camera, hot shower or internet use.
What are the safety measures during my trip?
You might want to have a travel insurance. Also please be equipped with all the necessary trekking gears. Further please inform about any health issues to our representative before the start of the trek as a safety measure.
Do I need to tip guides and porters and how much is it?
It is not mandatory but recommended to tip the guides and porters. It is usually 10% of trip amount.
What is the highest altitude reached of Mardi Himal trek?
The highest altitude is 4500m at Mardi Himal base camp.
How long do we walk every day during this trek?
We will walk up to 6 to 7 hrs in this trek in average everyday. Through out the trail there will be plenty of time to rest and enjoy the scenic beauties.
What kinds of transportation are available during Mardi Himal trek? Do you book transportation or I need to book the transportation by myself?
We will provide tourist bus for surface transportation in this trekking package. Private vehicles or shared Jeep are also available upon request by clients and the price will be extra.
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