The trek to Mardi Himal Base Camp blesses us with the natural beauty of Annapurna Mountain Range, Mt. Macchapuchre (6,993m) and other peaks in the Western Himalayas. Take a scenic route to the glorious Mardi Himal region as you get to witness the beauty of the mighty Himalayan region. With the ice monstrosities and the beautiful forests and rivers to accompany you on your journey, this trek will be one of a kind. The cultural insight, the friendly villagers will make your trip even more worthwhile as you traverse through the alpine landscape, rhododendron forest, wide grassland to name a few.

On the trip, you will also get to visit the city of Kathmandu and Pokhara and get all the fun you can from the beautiful nightlife to the cultural and religious places to visit.

This trek is fit for the beginners and moderate trekkers. The rocky trail may challenge you but with the beautiful view of nature at your side, you might not be fazed by such hardship.

Trip Highlights

  • embark on a journey through the western Himalayan region through the thick forest and alpine landscape
  • get acquainted with the friendly villagers as you traverse through the traditional villages across the rocky trails and open grassland
  • enjoy the tourist hub of Pokhara along with the culturally diverse Kathmandu

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • Day 03: Kathmandu - Pokhara
  • Day 04: Pokhara - Kande (1,770m) - Pitam Deurali (2,100m)
  • Day 05: Pitam Deurali - Forest Camp (3,050m)
  • Day 06: Forest Camp - Badhal Danda (3,200m)
  • Day 07: Badhal Danda - High Camp (3,600m)
  • Day 08: High Camp - Mardi Himal Base Camp (4,500m) - High Camp
  • Day 09: High Camp -Sidhing (1,700m)
  • Day 10: Sidhing - Lowang (1,500m)
  • Day 11: Lowang - Dhampus (1,650m)
  • Day 12: Dhampus - Phedi - Pokhara
  • Day 13: Pokhara - Kathmandu or you can Extend .
  • Day 14: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • Day 15: Departure

What's Included

  • Airport transfers pick up and drop by Private car or Van.
  • Two Night 3 Star Hotel  in Kathmandu with Breakfast.
  • Two Night 3 star Hotel  in Pokhara with Breakfast.
  • Entry permits for Annapurna Conservation Area.
  • Private car from Pokhara to Khade(Trekking Starting Point).
  • TIMS permits (Trekker’s  Information Management System).
  • One Professional Trekking Guide, his all necessary insurance, meals and allowances.
  • 3 meals per day and overnight accommodation in Hotel/lodge along the trekking trail.
  • Tourist Bus Ticket from Kathmandu-Pokara-Kathmandu.
  • Himalayan Partner Treks  Company T- Shirt.
  • Full day world Heritage site Tour with specialized  Tour guide.
  • All Tourist Tax.
  • Himalayan Partner Treks Sleeping Bag, Down Jacket (refundable).
  • Himalayan Partner Treks  duffel bag for your trekking stuff.
  • One porter between two person.
  • Above 5 Pax One Assistant  Guide.
  • Farewell Dinner with Tour Operator.

What's Excluded

  • International airfare and Nepal visa fees
  • Extra Night hotel In Pokhara and Kathmandu and All Meals .
  • Your travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost .
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, donation etc...
  • Tips for guides and porters.

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

    You will arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport. Our representative will pick you up in a private vehicle and transport you to the hotel. After a briefing of the tour, you can put forth all the queries that you have. Breakfast included.

  • Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu

    Prior to the trek, this will be your day to observe the beauty of the capital city of Nepal. You will get to know why they call this city 'The city of the temple'. Visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath along with various other cultural and religious place. As the day comes to pass you can also enjoy the light life at Thamel area. Get packing for the next day. Breakfast included

  • Day 03: Kathmandu - Pokhara

    Early morning breakfast and we will drive to Pokhara in Tourist Bus. This will be a long travel but the beautiful hills, villages, and rivers will keep you company. As we stop at various locations and enjoy the scene through the bus window, you would have reached Pokhara. We will transfer you to your hotel. The evening, you can enjoy the tourist hotspot with the beautiful view of the Lakeside and various pubs and restaurants. Approximately 7 hours of drive. Breakfast included

  • Day 04: Pokhara - Kande (1,770m) - Pitam Deurali (2,100m)

    After breakfast we will drive from Pokhara to Kande. This is the start of our trek. From Kande we move uphills through rocky steps and reach PitamDeurali. This is an easy day as you don't have to walk long. We stay at a mountain lodge. Approximately 2 hours of drive. Approximately 3 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 05: Pitam Deurali - Forest Camp (3,050m)

    Gradually ascending we will reach Pothana Deurali. Walking through the forests we will pass many small villages and reach the Forest Camp. Approximately 5 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 06: Forest Camp - Badhal Danda (3,200m)

    Enjoy our breakfast and we will continue our trek crossing the thick forests and enjoying the Rhododendron- the national flower of Nepal. As you gradually ascend, you will be welcomed by the exquisite view of Annapurna South (7,219m), Macchapuchre (6,993m) and Hiuchuli(6,441m). Modi River will be on the far left side. We pass through the Low Camp (2,950m). Moving up, we reach BadhalDanda (translated to cloud hill) where we stay for the night at a lodge. Approximately 5 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 07: Badhal Danda - High Camp (3,600m)

    After a slight ascent we reach shrubby alpine land. We pass through the Rhododendron forests and enjoying the beautiful panoramic view of the Himalayas we reach the High camp. We have a guest house here where we will stay for the night. Approximately 5 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 08: High Camp - Mardi Himal Base Camp (4,500m) - High Camp

    Gear up as this will be the hardest day of the trek. From high camp, we ascend to our destination- The Mardi Himal Base Camp. On route, we follow a steep climb full of rocky trails that will push you to the limit. Uneven lands and rocks will surely pose a hindrance, unlike other days. After crossing a ridge, we are here, Mardi Himal Base Camp. Take out your camera; take some nice pictures, with the beautiful mountains looming in the background. Gangapurna, Annapurna I, III, and Macchapuchhrewelcome you with their majestic views. After spending some times, we ascend to the High Camps. Descend is perilous as you have to watch out for steep cliffs. No sooner, we will reach the High camp. Approximately 7 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 09: High Camp -Sidhing (1,700m)

    We will take a different route on our way back. Instead of going back to the Forest camp, we walk through another route, through the thick forest we reach Upper Mardi region. Descending further we reach Sidhing where we stay overnight in the lodge. Approximately 5 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 10: Sidhing - Lowang (1,500m)

    Through the forest, we descend some more. This will be a peaceful walk back as the path is not rocky and enjoyable together with the beautiful thick forest at your disposal. After some uphill and downhill, we reach the village of Lowang. There is a mountain lodge where will rest for the day. Approximately 5 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 11: Lowang - Dhampus (1,650m)

    Passing the forests and the beautiful Himalayan range we trek through the rocky land and reach the village of Dhampus. The village is faced toward the mountains making for a great view. We stay at a lodge. Approximately 5 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 12: Dhampus - Phedi - Pokhara

    The descent down a steep hill from Dhampus and reach Phedi ending our trek. From Phedi we drive back to Pokhara. The rest of the day is off so you can enjoy the exquisite nightlife. Back to the hotel and we take a deep sleep. Approximately 2 hours of walk. Approximately 30 minutes of drive. BLD included.

  • Day 13: Pokhara - Kathmandu or you can Extend .

    We set off to Kathmandu after our breakfast. You will probably sleep the whole trip as all your stress and strain will be alleviated through the nap. However, if you are awake, you can enjoy the scene of the hills and valleys and the beautiful rivers that you saw when your journey began. Approximately 7 hours of drive.

  • Day 14: Sightseeing in Kathmandu

    This is the day you have to your own; sightseeing is at its peak. You have completed your journey and this day you can stroll around, visit the places you didn't get to before your trek began. Pashupatinath, Patan Durbar Square, there are many places to choose from. The evening, however, is for your celebration as your adventure comes to a close. Breakfast included

  • Day 15: Departure

    The trip is over and you will be transported to Tribhuwan International Airport by our representative few hours before the scheduled flight. Thanks for letting us serve you.

Mardi Himal Base Camp Trek Map