Best Season: Spring(March – May) and Autumn(Sept – November)
Total Duration: 11 Days
Mardi Himal Base Camp trek is the best rated short trek in the Annapurna Region to enjoy the breathtaking view of The Mardi Himal, The Fishtail Mountain, the Annapurna Range, Dhaulagiri Range, and the Mount Manaslu Range.
The Mardi Himal trek even though being a short trek requires both of your mental and physical determination and willingness. The Gurung and Magar settlement, green lush rhododendron forest and the geographical setup of the trail is the mesmerizing part of this trail.
Upon your arrival in Kathmandu (TIA), our representative from Hillstrek will be there to pick you up. You will be transferred to the hotel in half an hour's drive with private vehicles. We discuss our trip and you have time for refreshments. In the evening we are together again for welcome dinner in typical Nepalese restaurant with cultural program.
After breakfast, your tour guide will pick you up for half day sightseeing in Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple and Bouddhanath Stupa. You will have your lunch in the restaurant with the view of Stupa then you back to hotel. You will meet your trek leader and discuss about the trek and do last minutes arrangements.
We begin our long drive to Dhampus early in the morning. En route we get to enjoy the countryside of Nepal with its green hills, winding rivers, terraced farms and of course the mighty Himalayas. Overnight in Dhampus.
After spending beautiful morning in the ridge top village of Dhampus, we head off the main Annapurna trekking trail and follow the forested ridge to Forest camp. Since this is new trekking destination. The day’s walk in the rhododendron forest is beautiful with gradual uphill.
Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu (1380mtrs)
Day 02: Half day sightseeing in Kathmandu (1380mtrs)
Day 03: Drive to Dhampus via Pokhara.
Day 04: Trek to Forest Cam-2500m (4-5 Hours)
Day 05: Forest Camp to Badal Dannda via Low cam (4-5 Hours)
Day 06: Trek to High Camp (2 Hours)
Day 07: Hike to Mardi Himal Base Camp 4500m. And back to Low Camp.
Day 08: Low Camp to Siding and drive to Pokhara.
Day- 09: Pokhara activities
Day- 10 Fly/ Drive to Kathmandu from Pokhara
Day- 11 Departure
Cost Included/Cost Excluded
Airport picks up and drops off by private transport.
Three nights’ accommodation on bed and breakfast basis at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu.
Kathmandu city tours, including all entry fees, tour guides, and private vehicle transfer.
One nights’ accommodation on bed and breakfast basis at a 3-star category hotel in Pokhara.
Transfer to Dhampus from Kathmandu on private transport.
Transfer to Pokhara from Sidhing by private vehicle.
Transfer to Kathmandu fly / private transport from Pokhara.
Full board meals with tea/coffee (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
Best available twin sharing lodge to lodge/tea house accommodation during the trek
An experienced English-speaking (trekking guide)
Porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
Salary, insurance, equipment, meals, and accommodation for the guide and porters.
A comprehensive first aid medical kit
All necessary paperwork and permits (ACAP and TIMS)
All government and local taxes.
International flights and Nepal entry visa.
Foods, beverages and bar bills.
Dinner and lunch at Kathmandu and Pokhara except as in the itinerary.
All kinds of Personal equipment and expenses not mentioned in the itinerary.
Gratitudes to the guide and porters.
The green hills, winding rivers, terraced farms, forest, and landscapes.
The breathtaking view of The Mardi Himal.
The Fishtail Mountain, the Annapurna Range, Dhaulagiri Range, and the Mount Manaslu Range.