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Mardi Himal Base Camp Trek

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Nepal

Trip Length

7 days

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March - May, September - November
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Mardi Himal Base Camp Trek

Mardi base camp trek is often named as off-beaten and short trekking routes in the Annapurna Region of Nepal. Being near to one of the most popular tourist destinations: Pokhara. It serves as one of the most promising destinations for incredible views of the Himalayan peaks, natural beauties, and human settlement of Himalayas. Base Camp trek to Mardi is one of the highly emerging treks in Nepal on the lap of Fishtail (Machhapuchhre) which you definitely should not miss out on.

Description

Mardi base camp trek is often named as off-beaten and short trekking routes in the Annapurna Region of Nepal. Being near to one of the most popular tourist destinations: Pokhara. It serves as one of the most promising destinations for incredible views of the Himalayan peaks, natural beauties, and human settlement of Himalayas. Base Camp trek to Mardi is one of the highly emerging treks in Nepal on the lap of Fishtail (Machhapuchhre) which you definitely should not miss out on.

Itinerary

Day 1

Welcome to Nepal

Welcome to Kathmandu!

Enjoy your day exploring this beautiful village, experience the immersive culture on offer. Make sure to get a good nights rest to prepare for your trekking adventure.

Spend your day exploring Kathmandu, experience the beauty and rich culture it has to offer
Day 2

Drive to Pokhara (950m) & then onto Dhampus (1650m)

We start our adventure with a scenic drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu. Then a one and a half-hour ride to Dhampus. The total driving time is around 7 and a half hours for the day.

Dhampus is a local village, slowly turning into a tourist destination because of its architectural house designs and beautiful sceneries of high snow-capped mountains and hilly landscapes.

Explore the architectural house designs, beautiful sceneries of high snow-capped mountains and the hilly landscapes of Dhampus

Activities

  • Scenic Drive To Pokhara
  • Scenic Drive To Dhampus
  • All Meals

Accommodation

You will spend the night in a reputed teahouse/lodge.

Day 3

Trek from Dhampus to Forest Camp (2650m)

After a hearty breakfast, we start our journey to Forest camp. The trail to Mardi Himal leads to some of the beautiful small villages like Pothana, Pitam Deurali, etc. Plenty of picturesque sights to be seen and admired on route. This walk is roughly 5-6 hours.

An early morning start to Forest Camp, admiring the spectactular views that surround you

Activities

  • Trek To Forest Camp
  • All Meals

Accommodation

Forest Camp

Day 4

Trek To High Camp (3580m) via Low Camp (2900m)

The trail to Mardi Himal High camp is quite steep to begin with the early morning after breakfast in Forest Camp. On the way vast rhododendron, oak, maple, and pine forest cover the view until we reach Badal Danda, where we will have our lunch.

Before reaching Badal Danda, we cross Mardi Himal Rest Camp and Mardi Himal Low Camp. After having lunch in Badal danda, the forest starts to fade away and barren land with small bushes appears, showing the change to tundra vegetation. The view of Fishtail, Annapurna II, and Annapurna South along with other snow-covered ridges welcomes you to High camp.

High camp is a hilltop village with many lodges where trekkers rest for an early morning trek to see the sunrise view of the wonderful Himalayas. After an early dinner we spend the night with excitement thinking about what the next day will bring

Begin the trek to High Camp via Low Camp and experience the change in vegetation on exiting Badal danda after a forest lunch

Activities

  • Trek To High Camp
  • All Meals

Accommodation

Mardi Himal High Camp

  • High camp is a hilltop village with many lodges. Trekkers rest here for an early morning trek to see the sunrise view of the wonderful Himalayas.
Day 5

Early Morning hike to Lower View Point (4200m), Base camp (4500m) & return to Low Camp

The most important day of the trek begins with the earliest 2hr steep hike to the viewpoint where we see the golden sunrise on the mighty Himalayas.

The moment the rays fall upon the glowing snow shows the real beauty of Nepal and amazes us once again. After observing the panoramic sunrise we hike towards Mardi Himal base Camp our destination for our close up view of the peaks. Then we will return to High Camp, have our lunch and trek back to Low Camp. The duration of the walk is roughly 8-9 hours

A truly humbling moment, watching the golden sunrise on the mighty Himalayas

Activities

  • Trek To Sunrise Viewpoint
  • All Meals

Accommodation

Mardi Himal Low Camp

Day 6

Trek from Low Camp to Siding (1750m), then Drive to Pokhara

We will descend to Siding from where we will drive off-road to back to Pokhara. This will be a 3-4 hour walk, followed by a 2 hour drive.

Descend via Siding, followed by a drive to Pokhara where youll have the rest of the day to wonder and explore this beautiful town

Activities

  • Trek To Siding
  • Drive To Pokhara
  • Breakfast
Day 7

Early Morning Flight to Kathmandu

After breakfast, depart for a small airport to take you back to Kathmandu International Airport. From here, choose to spend more time in Nepal and continue on another adventure or catch a flight back home to share your wondrous and magnificent experiences.

After a small domestic flight to Kathmandu, we end our trek. Hopefully you leave with a full heart and an appreciation for the beautiful views you have witnessed.

Activities

  • Transfer To Airport
  • Domestic Flight To Kathmandu Airport

What's Included

Accommodation

Accommodation as per itinerary

Ground Transport

Transfers as per itinerary

Flights

Domestic Flights as specified in itinerary

Meals

Meals as specified in itinerary

Created by
Shiba Rijal

Mr Shiba Hari Rijal was born in the remote village Satyadevi in Dhading district of Nepal. He finishes his school level from Shree Bachhaladevi higher secondary school in his own village. After finishing high school, he came to Kathmandu and join a college of Geography and travel/tourism;also join a trekking. Firstly, he started his trekking as a porter and then he became a guide. He used to work as a manager in 2 different companies. Because of his hard work he is now founder of his own company life Himalaya trekking.

Mr. Shiba has started working in trekking field since 1992. He has got a huge experience in trekking sector.So, his friends,family and the trekkers suggest him to start his own company. He establishes life Himalaya trekking. He knows how to treat a guest. He says “Servicing to the guest is like servicing to god”. So, he has been servicing an excellent service to the guest.

As a Malltitalented personality Mr. Rijal speaks multiple languages like English, German, Hindi, Nepali and other 5 different local languages. As a good traveler, he travels different countries like Austria, German, Croatia, Slovenia, Italy and many other countries.

MD rijal has the experience of famous trekking routes in the Everest region (Everest base camp trek more than 50 times) Annapurna Region, Langtang region, Manaslu Region, Ganesh Himal region, Makalu region, Kanchanjunga Region, Dolpo Region and many other hidden trekking reason. He is not only a good trekking guide he is also an excellent climber. He have been in many famous trekking peaks like Mera peak (6,476 m in 1999), island peak (6,189 m in 2000), Yala peak (5,700 m in 2001) and many other.

Mr. Shiba Hari Rijal is not only interested in trekking sector. He is a kind hearted, positive and the helpful person. Because of this habit he is now president of Ganesh Himal Community Foundation. He donates the profits from life Himalaya to the Ganesh Himal Community Foundation and he is building the earthquake damaged schools in the remote areas of Nepal, helping livelihood projects.

Mr Rijal is an enthusiastic tourism entrepreneur, fully devoted in social work, an energetic person who, have a lot of experience in trekking, peak climbing and servicing to Nepal Travelers. Mt rijals like meting people and travel.

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