Mardi Himal Trekking is the alternative trekking route of Annapurna region of Nepal. If you wish to travel to see the eastern view of Annapurna Series Mountains then Mardi Himal Trek is the best package. Nepal Unique Treks offers you this tranquil trekking trail of Nepal.
Mardi Himal Trekking starts from the Lake city Pokhara. The joyous bus drive will take you this vibrant town. The early morning walking starts from Pokhara. Viewing the magnificent lake and city area along with the enchanting views of the mountains the journey heads towards the village of Pritam Deurali. The place is habituated by the Gurung ethnic people. You can observe their culture and traditions too. The journey then heads towards Rest Camp near to the Forest Camp. Earlier the trekking in Mardi Himal used to be the camping trekking trip. Nowadays, lots of lodges and tea houses are opened in the area. Therefore, tea house trekking is viable. Nepal Unique Treks team members visited the area and designed this sophisticated itinerary for the better travelling experience. You can feel the spirituality and tranquility in a single trip.
From Rest Camp the journey heads to High Camp passing by the Forest Camp. Trail is often covered with snow amidst dense forest. From High Camp journey heads to Mardi Himal Base Camp and back come to Low Camp for the overnight. These areas are less crowded and you can enjoy the nature peacefully. From Low camp the journey heads to village of Sidim and then towards Lowang Village. The last day of your trekking in the rural trail is in Lowang. In this village of Gurung Community you can enjoy with the locals. Eat with the locals. Dance with the locals. Finally the journey ends in Pokhara where you can do sightseeing before departing to Kathmandu.
Book the Mardi Himal Trekking with the expert and reliable team of Nepal Unique Treks. We would assure the impeccable hospitality and quality service while taking you to this tranquil place up in the Himalayas.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m)
Day 02: Drive to Pokhara (827m): 6-7 hours
Day 03: Drive to Phedi and trek to Deurali (2100m): 30 minutes drive, 4-5 hours trek
Day 04: Deurali to forest camp (2,520m): 6-7 hours
Day 05: Forest Camp to low camp (2970m): 5-6 hours
Day 06: Low camp to high camp (3540m): 3-4 hours
Day 07: High camp to upper viewpoint (4250m), return back to high camp: 2-3 hours
Day 08: High camp to Sidhing Village (1700m): 6-7 hours
Day 09: Trek to Lumre, drive to Pokhara and fly to Kathmandu: 2-3 hours trek, 2 hours drive and 25 minutes flight
Day 10: Final departure
• Airport transportation
• Standard hotel accommodation on BB Plan in Kathmandu and Pokhara
• Accommodation at local teahouse while trekking
• Full board meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) while on Annapurna base camp trekking
• Cultural tour in Kathmandu with heritage entrance fees
• Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu By tourist AC Bus
• Free use of trek gears like a sleeping bag, and duffle bag while on a trip.
• Medical trained and experienced trek guide with comprehensive medical kit
• Trekking Sherpa and other trek crew with proper insurance
• Trek porter to carry all person gears with insurance and gears
• Annapurna base camp trekking map
• TIMS trekking permit, Annapurna conservation entry permit, and all government taxes.
• Nepal entry visa fees
• International flight tickets to and from Kathmandu
• Personal travel insurance of any kind
• Sight seen entrance fee in Kathmandu
• During stay in city Kathmandu and Pokhara food
• All beverage drinks and main meals in cities
• Tips to trek crew and personal expenses like telephone, laundry, postage etc.
Useful information while ANNAPURNA
Our Guide and Porters:
Our guides and Sherpa have responsible and long experience in trekking field. Guide speaks English and keeps knowledge about the mountain, mountain sickness, people, and culture. Generally, he will have a right to choose a guest house to stop overnight and right to take a necessary decision if the weather is not favorable if you are physically not in good condition or if there any potential danger of life or etc.
Nepal Unique Treks will provide a porter (helper to carry the luggage) with warm clothing while going to the high mountain. We give priority to the local porter as much as possible.
Guest House during the Trek:
There are nice and clean guest houses in the village on the way to trekking, also known as a tea house. We will accommodate to our trekkers in that guest houses. You will have your own room (twin sharing) and a bathroom is outside. They are safe and people are friendly.
Meal during the Trek:
The general understanding in the mountain, you buy food from the same guest house where you say. We will buy a freshly cooked food from the local guest house. They will have a standard menu which is set by the Local Lodge Management Committee. You can choose your meal from the menu. Food is clean and delicious but not well decorated like a city
Medical facilities during the Trek:
There are rare medical facilities in the mountain. We generally recommend to you bringing own medicine if you having regular medicine otherwise we provide our guide and Sherpa will carry first aid Kidd for all team like (a headache, stomach ache, painkiller, Diamox, bandage, iodine, cotton, gauze, Hansa Plast, common cold, diarrhea, ) to the normal situation. If it is serious, you should go down or call an emergency evacuation.
Electricity during the Trek:
There is not enough electricity in Nepal. You could expect power cut in some certain time of the day. While you are on the mountain, you will require electricity to charge your battery, mobile, camera or etc. generally, they will ask you to pay extra money for charging. Most of the guest house they use solar power electricity and due to bad weather, not enough power to charge your things, we suggest bringing battery power bank and headlight
Drinking water in Mountain
There is bottle water available along the normal trekking trail. Besides that, you can take your own water filter or can buy a medicine to purify the normal water. Further, you can buy boil water as well as in trekking. We suggest keeping clean environment best way to use boiled water and medicine to purify the normal water
Telephone and the internet during the Trek:
Most of the village has Wi-Fi, internet facilities. However, you can buy a local telephone SIM card (NCL or NAMASTE) which will help you to buy the internet and use with your Smartphone set. You can use for calling to anyone if it requires at the same time.
Transportations while traveling in Nepal
There require or to use a local transport or you may want to use them as well as. The local people or local club will force to use their transport facilities. The price will be negotiable and a vehicle could be old and with very basic services.
You might have to be rescued due to some accident or serious ill. We can send rescue Helicopter service immediately to bring you back Kathmandu hospital. The helicopter services are expensive in Nepal. We recommend you to buy insurance which covers search and rescue in need. After you rescued, Nepal Unique Treks can help you for documentation to claim the payment.