Mardi Himal Trek
3 Nights in Kathmandu, 9 days Camping Trekking, 2 Night in Pokhara, Total 14 days trip (Camping trek) Magnificent view of Himalayas, Walking along with forest of rhododendrrrons, temple, and breathtaking landscapes, encounter friendly people of different cultures –offmonasteriesering a fascinating glimpse of traditional rural life
Mardi Himal Trek is divided into phases of 3 nights in Kathmandu, 9 days of camp trekking and 2 nights in Pokhara City with total days of 14. The trek route provides magnificent views of mountain ranges, breath-taking landscapes, walking through the colourful forest of Rhododendrons, temples and monasteries and chances of encountering the ever-smiling and friendly people of the local inhabitants.
Trekking in Mardi Himal lets you explore the hidden and unknown treasures in there. This is because this trek one the least chosen as trekking destination in Nepal. However, the natural and cultural arts are overwhelming compared to other popular destinations. The view of Mt. Machapuchchre can be seen with a close look that beats down to any other trekking spots.
This trip with total trekking days of 14 is categorized under moderate and fully organized camping. You do not need to worry about any management issues during the trek. The route that starts from 910m of altitude later takes you to 4,100m from where a magnificent view of Mountain ranges can be seen. The best season to take this trip is from September to November and from February to May. However, if you want, the trek can be organized at any other months of the year.
Mardi Himal Trek is best for viewing cultural diversity, natural wonders, ever-flowing rivers, hot springs, iced-glaciers, green valleys, shining mountains and so on. This is what makes this trekking one of the most exotic trekking destinations of Nepal.
Mardi Himal Trekking Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport [1,338m/4,389ft] and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu
Day 02: Sight-seeing day in Kathmandu. Hotel overnight
Day 03: Drive/Fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara [827m/2,713ft]. Six hour’s drive or 45 minutes of flight. Hotel overnight
Day 04: Trek from Pothana Deurali [2,044 m/6,706 ft] to forest camp. Camp overnight
Day 05: Trek from Forest Camp to Low Camp. Camp overnight
Day 06: Sightseeing Day. Camp overnight
Day 07: Low camp trek to High camp about 4/5 hours then overnight at camp
Day 08: Exploration day. Camp overnight
Day 09: High camp trek to Siding [1760m/5,774ft] about 5 hours then overnight tat camp
Day 10: Siding trek to Mardi pool [1,000m/3,280ft] about 5 hours then overnight at camp
Day 11: Trek from Mardi pool trek to Hemja [1,079 m/3,540 ft] about 4 hours then drive back to Pokhara. Hotel overnight
Day 12: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Hotel overnight
Day 13: Free day in Kathmandu. Enjoy evening culture show and Nepali dinner. Hotel overnight
Day 14: Final departure