Mardi Himal Trek goes around the vicinity of Macchapuchre (Mt. Fishtail).

Being a newly opened trail, very few tourists have trekked in this area. Mardi Himal trek features beautiful villages which are typically Nepali in style and architecture.

Besides, you will also experience wildlife and panoramic views of the most beautiful mountains including Annapurna South, Mount Machhapuchhre (also known as Fishtail) and Mount Hiunchuli.

Mardi Himal Trek Itinerary
Day 1: Pokhara to Pitam Deurali (2100m)
Day 2: Pothana to Forest Camp(2600m)
Day 3: Forest Camp to High Camp (3550 m))
Day 4: High Camp – Mardi Himal Basecamp (4500m) – Low Camp
Day 5: Low Camp to Lwang Village
Day 6: Lwang Village to Pokhara

Day 1: Visit in Pokhara office
Describe treks and meet the guide
Day 2: Pokhara to Pitam Deurali (2100m)
Highlights: Amazing view of Fishtail and Annapurna with typical villages
08.00am: Pick up from your hotel and Drive to Milan Chowk
08.30am: Start the trek.
09.30am: Arrive in Dhital. An old village in this area.
10.30am: Arrive in Hyangakot, we can see the amazing view of Annapurna mountains and Manaslu range of mountains. We will have a tea break here while you are enjoying the views.
12.30pm: We arrive in Dhampus. We will have the lunch with good mountains views in Dhapus which is known as one the most photogenic village in the region.
01.30pm: Continue the trek after the lunch
03.30pm: Arrive in Pothana. Overnight at Local lodge in Pothana

Day 3: Pothana to Forest Camp(2600m)
Highlights: Views of Mountains and walking through jungles.
07.00am: Breakfast at your hotel
09.00am: Start your trek to Forest Camp
11.00am: Arrive in Pritam Deurali(2300m) and have your lunch here. Note: There are no tea houses to eat between Pritam Deurali to Forest Camp
12.00pm: Start your trek to Forest Camp after the Lunch.While you will head toward forest camp, you will the main trail going to Annapurna Base Camp and start uphill trekking in the deep Rhododendron and pine forest. There is no permanent trail from Pritam Deurali to forest camp because this trail used to be the shepherds’ trail to bring their cattle to higher pastures during summer. Please be aware of several trails that lead neighboring villages like Tolka, Landruk, Lwang and siding village. Please carry enough water for next 4 hrs because you won’t find any sources water between Deurali and Forest Camp
03.00pm: Arrive at Forest Camp. you will stop in one of the 3 lodges in the Forest Camp. It is a beautiful setting as the name implies in the middle of a Rhododendron and pine forest.
Dinner at the local lodges.

Day 4: Forest Camp to High Camp (3550 m))
Highlights: Amazing View of Mardi Himal and Annapurna Region
07.00am: Breakfast at your hotel
08.00am: Start your trek to Rest Camp. Note: This place was named because of the hard uphill trek, trekkers wanted to have rested on the way to High Camp. You can see some glimpse of Fishtail and Annapurna III and IV
09.00am: Arrive in Rest Camp and continue the uphill Trek to Low Camp
10.30am: Arrive at Low Camp (2970 m). Continue the trek to High Camp. On the way, you will see mountains like Annapurna South, Fishtail, and Hiunchuli
12.00pm: Arrive in Badal Danda. Have your lunch here. Note: Badal danda is above the tree line (above the cloud) on clear days, amazing views of Fishtail, Mardi Himal and Annapurna South, Ghorepani top, and Pokhara Valley can be seen clearly from here. If you are staying overnight in Badal Danda, you can see the amazing views of Sunset and Sunrise. Please make your early reservation for the hotel because there is only one hotel with 6 rooms
01.00pm: Continue the trek after the lunch to Highcamp.
03.30pm: Arrive in Highcamp. Check-in Local lodge. Dinner at the lodge.

Day 5: High Camp – Mardi Himal Basecamp (4500m) – Low Camp
Highlights: Feel the Altitude and be above the cloud
05.30am: Wake up and have your tea at the lodge.
06.00am: Please take your pack breakfast and start uphill trek to Mardi Himal Basecamp. Note: it is the uphill trek. On the way, you will see the close view of Annapurna South and Fishtail.
09.30am: Arrive in Mardi Himal Basecamp. Feel the altitude and enjoy the close view of Mardi Himal
10.30am: Our mission is over. Continue the downhill trek to Highcamp.
12.00am: Arrive in the lodge at Highcamp. Have your lunch before heading to low Camp.
01.00pm: Start downhill trek to low camp
03.00pm: Arrive in Low camp. Overnight at local lodge in Low Camp. Dinner at the lodge.

Day 5: Low Camp to Lwang Village
Highlights: Explore the beauty and lifestyle of Lwang village
07.00am: Wake and Breakfast at the lodge.
08.00am: Start downhill Trek to Siding Village(1885m). Note: Siding has the small bus station. If you not like to continue the trek, you can take bur or Jeep to Pokhara. Note 3 hrs drive.
11.00am: Arrive at Siding Bazar. Have your lunch at local restaurant.
12.00am: Continue the trek to Lwang village. Lwang is the Gurung Village with rich culture and tradition. You will not only see it but can feel it too.
03.30pm: Arrive Lwang Ghalel Village(1600m). You have a good opportunity to experience the culture and tradition of Gurung Clan. Overnight at home stay with local. Note: You will stay and eat at a local house with locals. They will make traditional Nepali meal call Dal Bhat ( Lentils, Rice, Seasonal Vegetable with fresh organic ingredients). Enjoy the meal and with local chicken curry. A local cultural dance program can be organized for a small fee. On your free and easy time, you can explore village till dark.
Dinner at the home

Day 6: Lwang Village to Pokhara
Highlights: Observing the lifestyle and culture of traditional villages
07.00am: Wake and Breakfast at the lodge.
08.00am: Start downhill Trek to Asthma Village.
11.00am: Arrive in Asthma Village. Have your lunch here. Note: On the way to Astham, you have a good opportunity to observe the local culture and tradition. You might not get this opportunity in another trekking route.
12.00am: Continue the trek to Milan Chowk.
01.00pm: Arrive in Milan Chowk and visit Tibetan Monastery on Hyanja.
03.00pm: Drive to Pokhara after visiting the monastery.
03.30pm: Arrive in Pokhara. Check in your hotel. Congratulation your trekking ends.

What is included?
Accommodations x 5 nights in the mountains. NOTE: Base on twin sharing.
All itinerary as on suggested itinerary.
All land transportation
Pick up from your hotel in Pokhara and transfer to trekking starting point.
Pick up from trekking ending point and transfer you to Pokhara.
All meals stated in the itinerary.
Breakfast x 5
Lunch x 6
Dinner x 5
All necessary paper works, conservation entry permits and Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) Permit.
1 trekking guide & 1 porter (maximum 15kg luggage) will be provided during your treks.
Salary, accommodations& meals for trekking guide and porter.
First aids kids, water purified tab & all necessary in the mountains.
23% VAT (Government tax and service charge).
What is not included?
Personal expenses
Items that mentioned as your own expenses.
Travel Insurance
Any extra expenses due to weather change or natural causes such as landslide or accident.

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