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Mardi Himal Trek, Cost and itinerary, route in Annapurna region / Tea house trek

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Mardi Himal Trek, Cost and itinerary, route in Annapurna region / Tea house trek

Mardi Himal Trek is a good alternative to escape away from crowded treks of Annapurna with stunning views and duration trekking similar to Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek and Khopra trek . Mardi Himal Trek is a relatively new trekking route in Annapurna region with spectacular views of the Annapurna Himalayan range. It’s a peaceful trekking route with very few trekkers along the way. Though the availability of foods and accommodation on the route is at the bare minimum, Mardi Himal Trekking is still an enjoyable trekking route which requires minimum effort. Mardi Himal Trek is about a week long trip in the Himalayas with stunning views of snowy peaks through small Nepali villages. It is an interesting trek compared to other popular treks in the Annapurna region. The trek in Mardi Himal consist of short ascend or descend every day. The Tea houses on Mardi Himal Trek are basic and offer only essential items to trekkers nepal guide info team organized every days this trip Autumn , Winter and spring
 

Day by days Mardi Himal trek Itinerary

 
Day 1: Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist bus
Enjoy a scenic drive in a tourist bus for about 8 hours. Then you will find yourself in Pokhara or I will organized your hotel in Pokhara stay overnight at Pokhara nice and clean 2 /3 star hotel depend on your budget but we arrange accommodation in Pokhara
 
Day 2: Drive to Phedi and trek to Pothana Deurali (2150m)
Drive for an hour to reach Phedi. Then trek to the Deurali (a low pass) of Pothana village. You make a gradual ascent to your destination in about 4 hours. stay overnight nice and clean guest house
 
Day 3: Pothana Deurali to Forest Camp (2480 m)
Walking through villages and forests, reach the forest camp in about 5 hours.stay overnight nice and clean guest house
 
Day 4: Forest Camp to Low Camp (3150m)
You will experience the thrill of walking in the total wilderness of thick forests covered with rhododendron and other trees. Mostly the trees are covered with mosses and lichen. Occasionally the thick foliage opens into small windows, from which you will stare at the stunning sceneries of in the direction of Hiunchuli and Annapurna South. On the left side far below lies the Modi Khola Valley. As you approach the camp, captivating views of the northern face of Mt Fishtail greet stay overnight nice and clean guest house
 
Day 5: Low Camp to High Camp (4100m)
Pass through rhododendron forest and alpine pasture land to reach the High Camp. In clear weather, you will definitely enjoy the Himalayan panorama.Stay overnight nice and clean guest house
 
Day 6: Exploration/Sightseeing Day
Relax, acclimatize, and explore the surrounding areas from this high vantage point. Have your fill watching the panorama today.
 
Day 7: High Camp to Siding (1280m)
The return route is different. You will walk through thick forest and then see the terraced farmland as you return to the Upper Mardi Khola region. You will see the original rural Nepal with its life at ease and proximity of Mother Nature. Stay overnight nice and clean guest house
 
Day 8: Siding to Pokhara
Treat yourself to magnificent sceneries of the Himalayan region from this place and return to Pokhara then stay overnight at pokhara
 
Day 9: Pokhara to Kathmandu
You can choose between a domestic flight and a tourist bus to return to Kathmandu or stay more days in Pokhara that be your choice
 
WHAT’S INCLUDED during the trek
Airport pickup and drop services on a private vehicle
2 night Accommodation in Kathmandu valley as per the itinerary
Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu transportation by tourist bus
2 Night Accommodation in Pokhara as per the itinerary breakfast
Pokhara – Phedi – Pokhara transportation by private vehicle
Meals on full board [Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with 3 cups of hot drinks] during the trek
Accommodation on tea houses during the trek as per the itinerary
Experienced English speaking, government licensed and ministry of tourism trained trekking guide with meals, accommodation, salary and insurance
Assistant trekking guide for groups over 6 people with meals, accommodation, salary and insurance
Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion) nepal guide info Logo
Comprehensive first aid medical kit carried by the guide
Necessary paper works, all government and local taxes
Complimentary welcome or farewell dinner in Kathmandu
Porter
 
WHAT’S EXCLUDED
 
Personal nature expenses (bars and beverage bills, hot showers, telephone calls, laundry, titbits etc)
International airfare, Nepal visa fees (two passport photographs), travel and medical insurance, emergency evacuation
Costs arising from natural calamities, mishaps or anything beyond our control ( Costs are not refundable and transferable if you leave the trek voluntarily and want to return from the trek
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara ( also in the case of early returns and late departures than scheduled itinerary )
Porters can be purchased separately if needed
Services not mentioned in ‘Services Includes’ section ( Please ask us if you are confused about any services