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Overview

Mardi Himal is located east of the Modi Khola River, across the valley from Himchuli. The scenic version will challenge you as we take you off the beaten track, away from the tourist scene on the busy trails. Get in touch with nature as you experience the magical rhododendron forests, rice fields, traditional villages, blue glaciers of Annapurna Sanctuary and exclusive views of Macchapuchhare Peak, Mardi Himal and Mount Annapurna. You will be rewarded many times over for your decision to truly test yourself. This trek is for those who want to escape to a private sanctuary and have the peace of mind that our team of porters, guide, leader and cook will take care of the rest… all you need to worry about is ensuring that you have enough memory on your camera to capture all of the amazing snap.


Trip Fact

  • Price starts

    USD 900

  • Moderate

    Difficulty

    Moderate

  • Duration

    10 Days 9 Nights

  • Activity

    Trekking

  • Max. Altitude

    4400m

  • Season

    March to May, Sept - November

  • Accomodation

    Three star hotel, Teahouse

  • Destination

    Nepal

  • Trip Start

    Kathmandu

  • Trip End

    Kathmandu

Tour Map

Difficulty level

Moderate

Moderate

Prior trekking experience is not necessary for taking part in an easy trek. Anyone who is fit and healthy enough to walk for 4-6 hours a day can manage moderate treks. These treks only involve lower altitude with daily ascents of around 300-600m on well-maintained paths and with easy access to local amenities.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m) and transfer to hotel (3-4star), welcome dinner with group, overnight hotel.

Day 2

Half day sightseeing in Kathmandu/ Preparation day, overnight hotel.

Day 3

Fly/ Drive to Pokhara, overnight hotel.

Day 4

Drive to Kande, trek to Forest Camp (2,500m), 6 hours, overnight teahouse.

Day 5

Trek to Forest Camp (2,500m) to Low Camp (2,990 m) 2.5 hours, overnight teahouse.

Day 6

Trek to Mardi Himal Base Camp (4450m), and back to High Camp, 6-7 hours, overnight teahouse.

Day 7

Trek to Siding (1,885m) 4-5 hours, overnight teahouse.

Day 8

Trek from Lwang to Hyangjakot (1,545 m) and down to Banskot (1,100), 4 hours, drive to Pokhara, 2 hours, overnight hotel.

Day 9

Fly/ Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu, farewell dinner with group, overnight hotel.

Day 10

International departure/ onward travel.

Package Details

Trip Inclusions

    Transport

  • Private Vehicle International airport- Domestic Airport - hotel    
  • Private Vehicle: hotel – restaurant for Welcome and Farewell dinners
  • Deluxe Tourist Bus/Sharing Jeep: Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kande Banskot – Pokhara - Kathmandu
  • Accommodation

  • 3 nights staying in Kathmandu Hotel, (three star) twin-share with breakfast included.  
  • 2 nights staying in Pokhara (3-4 star) with breakfast included.
  • 5 nights staying teahouse on trek.
  • Food / Drinks

  • Three delicious meals a day on trek.
  • Hot drink provided with each meal on trek.
  • Welcome and Farewell dinners with group. 
  • *Meal Inclusion:  B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
  • Trekking

  • Porters (ratio: 1 porter: 2 clients, 15kg of personal gear carried per clients) Sherpa, English speaking guide.
  • All required trekking permits ( Mardi Himal, TIMS CARD )
  • Staff insurance included.
  • Staff provided with protective footwear and clothing suitable for high mountains pass.
  • First aid medicine box carried at all time
  • Other

  • Complimentary four season down sleeping bag and hot water bag hire for the duration of the trek.
  • Complimentary waterproof trek duffle bag hire for the duration of the trek (to be used by porter to carry your trek gear).
  • Complimentary Trekking map, T-shirt and cap.
  • All VAT taxes (13%) are included in the price.

Trip Exclusions

    Transport

  • International airfares to and from Kathmandu
  • Accommodation

  • Extra night/s of accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary. (See terms and conditions for more details)
  • Food / Drinks

  • Drinking water on trek.
  • Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages on trek.
  • Some dinners and lunches in Kathmandu and pokhara.
  • See Meal Inclusions for more details.
  • Other

  • Nepalese tourist visa available on arrival at Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport.
  • Private travel insurance (ensure cover extent to medical evacuation and trekking 4000+)
  • Tips / gratitude for staff
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery charge, extra porters, shower, heater etc.)
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended.

Meet Our Experts

No matter what the inquiry, our commitment to exceptional service ensures that a helpful and knowledgeable staff member is always on hand to assist you whenever the need arises.

Lakpa Sherpa

Kipa Sherpa

Swekshya Tamang

Devi Ojha

Bimal Basnet

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