Mardi Himal Exploration is one of the new trekking hidden trails in the Annapurna Region of Nepal. This 6 nights and 7 days trip is considered as an ideal trek to feel the vibration of Nepal’s Himalayan Region who have very limited time to travel and want to connect with the wild adventure of Nepal. If you enjoy connecting with Nature and adventure this tour is the best option for your vacation to Nepal. The Tour will start from a colourful Pokhara valley where you can view the majestic Mt. Fishtail and other Annapurna ranges from your hotel’s room early morning which is more than 7000 M altitude. During this trail after Dhampus village the mountain landscape changes differently and varieties of vegetation with amazing views of Mardi Himal, Mt Fishtail (Machhapuchhre), and Hiunchuli Himal.
YOUR INCLUDED MEAL GUIDE: B= BREAKFAST, L= LUNCH, D=DINNER
DAY 1: ARRIVAL TO POKHARA
Today will be your arrival day to Pokhara and we will arrange your pick up from Pokhara Airport or Pokhara Tourist Bus park and transferred Overnight at Pokhara Hotel. Enjoy the rest of your day exploring colorful Lakeside street souvenir shops where you can buy the beautiful gifts to your loved ones from your Nepal’s visit.
DAY 2: POKHARA TO DHAMPUS VILLAGE-B/L/D
After breakfast, you will meet your Local guide and start the trip with an hour’s drive to Phedi. From Phedi, we will do uphill stone stairs climb with Rhododendron & Pine forests till we reach to beautiful Gurung Village called Dhampus. This is the perfect place for Himalayan views of Annapurna Ranges, Lamjung Himal, and Manaslu. During the evening time, we will explore the Dhampus village to know more about its century-old culture and lifestyle.
DAY 3: DHAMPUS TO REST CAMP-B/L/D
Today after having organic local breakfast we continue our day trek with a steep uphill hike through the dense forest which will give the amazing views of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna ranges from different points of the Trail. The views of mountain and Himalayas landscape are different as we move on and vegetation also differs. We may encounter various species of birds, butterflies, dragonflies, and other wildlife on the trail and we will stop overnight at the rest camp.
DAY 4: REST CAMP TO HIGH CAMP-B/L/D
After breakfast, Depart from rest camp with a much more steep climb through the Juniper forest and some flat hike for a while to reach the High Camp. After reaching the high camp viewpoint you will be rewarded with the breathtaking views of Annapurna range and Mt Fishtail.
DAY 5: HIGH CAMP TO MARDI HIMAL BASE CAMP & RETURN TO LOW CAMP-B/L/D
We will wake up early morning to witness the spectacular sunrise over the Annapurna range from Highcamp which will be your lifetime memory. After breakfast, we will again start our steeper climb with a narrow and rocky trail much more challenging than earlier days with stunning mountain views along the trail to reach the Mardi Himal Base camp which is situated at 4250 M from the sea level. We will enjoy the pristine beauty of the Himalayas can take photos with Mountain Yak and Sheep if we are lucky. After some hours spent on the base camp, we will head back to the low camp for the overnight.
DAY 6: LOW CAMP TO SIDHING AND DRIVE BACK TO POKHARA-B/L
Today will be the last day of the trek and we will hike downhill to Sidhing village which is very beautiful and hospitable where we will stop for our Lunch. We will take our drive from Sidhnig to Pokhara for an overnight stay at your hotel. You can enjoy the evening meal going to a beautiful cosy restaurant in Lakeside.
DAY 7: DEPARTURE FROM POKHARA TO KATHMANDU-B
After breakfast, we will drop you off from your hotel to Pokhara Airport or Pokhara tourist bus Park for your return to Kathmandu.
All Essential Trekking Permits
English Speaking Professional Local Guide
Tea Houses/B & B Guest House Accommodation
Meals as Specified on Day Itinerary
All Ground Transportation Involved During the Trip
A First Aid Kit with Basic Supplies
Staff Costs Including Their Salary, Insurance, Equipment, Food & Accommodation
All Government and Local Taxes
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED
Your international flight’s Tickets
Nepal Visa fees & Airport Taxes
If you hire a potter there will be an extra cost
Cold drinks, Beverages, and your personal expenses along the trek
Evacuation in case of emergency
Personal Travel Insurance (Strongly Recommended)
Gear or equipment for your Trek
Anything else not mentioned in ‘WHAT INCLUDED’
Tips for your drivers, hotels, restaurants, etc.
WHAT TO BRING WITH YOU?
Hiking Shoes & Pair of Slipper
Warm Jacket, Trousers Extra Clothes
Hat or Cap to Avoid the Sun
Trekking Poles (Optional)
Water Bottle & Water Purification Tablet
Basic First Aid Supplies
Insect Repellent Sprays