Mardi Himal Trek 5 Days
All Inclusive Price:
- 5 Days
- Trip Level:
EasyJust about anyone can participate in one of these holidays. Minimum walking time is 2 hours and maximum walking time is approximately 5 hours a day. By the time you walk around a number of historical sites youâ€™ll be surprised at how quickly the time passes. You do have the chance to take your time and there are plenty of places where you can rest if needed.
- Max Altitude:
- 4500 Meter
- Easy Short trek
- Best Season:
Evade all the crowded and busy trekking route and make way to peaceful audacious trek to Mardi Himal, the hidden treasure of Nepal. The perfect 5 days short treks in the Annapurna region grant an opportunity to be adjacent with Himalayas only in 5 days. In this Mardi Himal Trek 5 days, the susceptible terrain bequeath gigantic chance to travel around charming villages, incredible landscape, unique culture, dazzling rivers, bizarre valleys and the magnificent views of snow capped peaks. Stand right in front of Mt. Annapurna (8091m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8163m), Mt. Machhapuchre (6991m), Mt. Huinchuli (6441m), Mardi Himal (5588m) and be amazed at the natural wonder of the region.
The 5 days captivating Mardi Himal treks starts from the famous tourist hub of Nepal, Pokhara and further move towards the charming villages that are obscured by the Annapurna Massif. The amazing off beaten paths takes you into the heart of Annapurna region and rewards the awe inspiring views of glittering peaks that cathedral over the dazzling rivers and the lustrous valley. Moreover the beautiful journey also passes through the blooming rhododendron forests, shimmering rivers, terraced farms and ethnic villages of Gurung and Magar people get the complete intuition into pristine culture, traditions and lifestyles. All the way to the Mardi Himal, the sights and views of Annapurna ranges as well as Manaslu provides you an exhilarating experience. Finally after the beautiful journey crossing all the thrilling way of the region you will be standing right in front of Mardi Himal (5588m). Not only the view of Mardi Himal this trek also offer the close magnificent views of Mt. Annapurna (8091m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8163m), Mt. Machhapuchre (6991m), Mt. Huinchuli (6441m),Mt. Manaslu (8156m).Â Dwell in the untouched beauty of the nature throughout this journey. In addition, Immaculate of dazzling rivers, majestic valleys transcended by giant peaks and tenanted by the ethnic gurung and magar people, the full of adventurous journey is one to be commemorating in the mind for lifetime. The best time to do Mardi Himal 5 days trek during the months of February to June and September to December.Â
This 5 days short Mardi Himal Trek is targeted for all the mountains as well adventure lovers who have limited time in Nepal. Our team has prepared itinerary concerning your safety and comfort. So please join us on this remarkable journey to the base camp of spellbinding Mardi Himal.Â
ITINERARY Expand All Download PDF Brochure
Day: 01 – Drive to Kande (1770m), Trek to Deurali (3230m)
Begin the trip with a short and scenic drive to Kande. From where the trek starts to Deurali along with astonishing views of Himalayas. The trail takes you to the Pothana after then walks continuously before reaching Deurali. Get the secluded views of Annapurna Massif. Stay overnight at Deurali.
Day: 02 – Trek to Low Camp (2970m)
Today you will be passing through the rhododendron forests, bamboo forests following the crease. As you reached the low camp at an elevation of (2950m) the view of Mt. Machhapuchre will be so close and amazing. Get yourself so closer with the blue sky and the view of layers of Himalayan foothills and spacious valley. Stay overnight in Low Camp.
Day: 03 – Trek to High Camp (3580m)
Start your day trekking towards High camp. The day is closer to the final destination passes so the trail also becomes difficult. Enjoy the trail passing through the grassland of high region with infrequent rhododendron trees. At the middle of the way you will spot the beautiful birds called Himalayan Monal or Danphe. This is a colorful Himalayan bird represented as national bird of Nepal. As you reach the higher altitude the grassland terrain is becoming wet with snow. Incredible views of Annapurna ranges can only be seen after reaching High camp. Stay overnight at High camp.
Day: 04 – Trek to Mardi Himal Base Camp (4500m)
Finally the awaited day comes today. The trail of the day is a bit challenging with a walk along the narrow, rocky trails. Early morning you will be hiking towards base camp of Mardi Himal after witnessing the glimmering sunrise view over the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Be ready to reach the higher elevation of this trek. After the hardest trail in this trip you will be rewarded by the astounding views of the entire Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and Manaslu ranges.Â Mainly the tall Mardi himal is standing right in front of you and others peaks you’re surrounded by Annapurna I, Annapurna south, Huinchuli, Baraha Shikhar, Macchapuchre. Enjoy amazing views of Himalayas which provides you an incredible experience for whole life. After all trek back to High camp and stay overnight.
Day: 05 – Trek to Sidhing (1850m)and drive to Pokhara (820m)
Admire the magnificent views of the Himalayas that this trek has to offer. And walk gradually down towards Sidhing village following the sane trail through spectacular local settlements, Himalayan views, lush forests, incredible waterfalls. Finally arrive at the Sidhing village and from there take a scenic drive to Pokhara. Enjoy evening session strolling around the Phewa Lake and the colorful market areas. Stay overnight in Pokhara.Â Â Â Â Â
WHAT'S INCLUDEDExpand All
4 Nights tea houses accommodation
Meals during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
English speaking trekking guide
Porter to carry your bagges(1 porter= 2 trekkers)
Require ground transports by private car
- Pick up and drop at Airport
- A government license holder guide
- All government taxes, VAT and service charges
- Porter to carry your baggage (for two pax)
- Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment, transportation, local tax for guide and porter
- Require trekking permits and government documentation
- First Aid Kit
- TIMS card(Trekkerâ€™s information Management System)
- 4 night accommodations during trekking
- Full board meals(Breakfast, Lunch and dinner during trekking period
- Ground transportation charge while returning back to Kathmandu from trekking destination
- Farewell dinner prior to departure
- Travel insurance
- Tips for trekking staffs
- Drinks (hot/soft/cold) and liquors
- Personal shopping and laundry,Â Personal trekking equipments,Â Gifts and souvenirs
- All items not listed in Cost included section
TRAVEL INSURANCEProof of travel insurance is mandatory before starting the trek. Standard policies often only cover medical evacuation to 4000m so make sure the policy you get covers trekking as an activity up to 6000m. You only need to be covered on the policy for the days you will actually be trekking. We have some suggestions on finding an insurance company on ourÂ Terms of Service Page
EXTRA COSTS AND EXCLUSIONSOur trekking packages are pretty much all inclusive when you arrive in Nepal. Here are additional expenses that you can plan on while trekking:
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- Sleeping Bag Rental $20 and Down Jacket $15 if needed.
- All the meals are included on the trek but we only include breakfast while you are in Kathmandu.
- We suggest a tip for the guide and porter after the trek â€“ Plan on around 10% of the cost of your trek.
- We donâ€™t include drinking water on the trek which you can buy a number of places for between $1 and $3 a bottle (it gets more expensive towards base camp). A better solution is to buy water tablets in Kathmandu for around $2 and treat the water (your guide can help you find the good places to fill your water bottle).
- The other things not included on the trek are like Wifi, charging batteries and hot showers. Wifi is available in some tea houses for $3 to $5 an hour. Hot Showers are also available in a few of the tea houses for between $4 and $6. Charging electronic devices is possible in the tea houses and charging costs between $1 and $3 an hour.
- Unforeseen cost due to flight cancellation, weather conditions etc. You are responsible for extra hotel nights ($40/night) and meals in Kathmandu or Lukla for any extra days in Nepal due to flight delays.
SOLO TRAVELERSWe generally donâ€™t charge solo travelers any extra fees. Solo travelers can expect their own hotel room in Kathmandu but will need to share a room with other group members during the trek. If availability allows we will arrange private rooms on the trek as well upon request.
CANCELLATION POLICIESWe understand things happen and plans change and will refund your deposit minus a $150 cancellation fee. If your travel dates change we can generally reschedule you at no extra charge, but please provide at least 7 days advance notice.
EQUIPEMENTThe following are what we advise you obtain in the way of equipment and gear before trekking in Nepal, and are meant to keep you mobile and comfortable in a range of expected weather conditions. Trekking gear can be rented or purchased in Kathmandu at cheaper prices, remember Nepal is the home of Mount Everest, there is plenty of choice and our staff can assist you with the necessary arrangements. Except for your day pack, all luggage will be carried by porters. There is an allowance of 33lbs/15kg per person. Additional personal items not needed for the trekking portion of the trip can be checked in the hotelâ€™s storage room for no extra cost. HEAD
- Sun hat or scarf
- Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
- Head torch
- Cotton T-shirts or Thermals
- Fleece jacket
- Waterproof jacket
- Down jacket
- Lightweight cotton pants (long)
- Waterproof Pants
- Thin inner socks
- Thick, warm wool hiking socks
- Comfortable Hiking boots
- Sleeping bag rated to â€“ 20Â°C
- Trekking bags/duffel bag
- Large plastic bags (for keeping items dry inside trek bag)
- Trekking poles (optional, recommended)
- Water bottle or camel bag
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