9 Days Mardi Trek

The nearest point, one can get towards a mountain!

Days 9
Medium Family Adventure, Small Group, Trekking Trips
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Mardi Himal sits beneath the Fishtail Mountain (Machhapuchhre). Throughout the treks, you have to walk along the dense forest with splendid flora and fauna.

Mardi Himal Trek is one of the shortest newly opened routes. Before 2011, this route is famous among the campers in the Annapurna region. After 2012, different homestay has been constructed for the services of trekker’s up to the High Base Camp. Mardi Himal sits beneath the Fishtail Mountain (Machhapuchhre). The mesmerizing view of Annapurna Range, Hiuchuli, Annapurna South, Machhapuchhre and entire Annapurna mountain ranges can be seen from various chunks of the series. Throughout the treks, you have to walk along the dense forest with splendid flora and fauna. Although this trek is short, but have to walk away through high altitude i.e 4500 meters at Mardi Base Camp. So there may be the problem of altitude sickness. The entire trek duration is 5 days. Throughout this trail, you have to walk different uphill and downhill of the Annapurna regions. One should have to follow the blue and white marks which lead to the destination.

Day by Day


  • Day 1

    Today we start the scenic journey from Kathmandu (1350m) to Pokhara (820m) by bus, it will take 7–8 hours. Alternatively, to be faster, you can choose 25 minutes. flight. Upon arrival, one can choose to relax by the calm waters of the lake or soak up the bustling nightlife of the city.

  • Day 2

    Your day trip and trek from Pokhara to Kande sounds absolutely delightful! The awe-inspiring views from Sarangkot and the tranquil trek through the forest to Forest Camp make for a truly unforgettable experience, spanning approximately 7 to 8 hours. The Rhododendron flowers, renowned for their beauty, will be in full bloom in March and April, adding an extra element of enchantment to the trek. Taking a moment to rest and savor a nourishing lunch in Pothana or Deurali will be a well-deserved respite, as the panoramic vistas of the Annapurna Range, Dhaulagiri Range, Manaslu Range, and Nilgiri Range continue to captivate. Spending a night at Forest Camp, amidst the tranquility of the forest, will offer a sense of serenity that is truly priceless.

  • Day 3

    As the sun rises, you'll savor a delicious breakfast and prepare to embark on your journey uphill from Forest Camp to Rest Camp and Low Camp. This picturesque path takes you through lush forested areas, and the journey is expected to take approximately 5 to 6 hours. Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to soak in stunning mountain views and savor a sumptuous lunch. The path then winds uphill to Middle Camp at 3280m, where you'll spend the night nestled in the heart of the jungle. Surrounded by the sweet melodies of chirping birds and the majestic beauty of mountain ranges on both sides, spending a night at Middle Camp is nothing short of breathtaking. Prepare to be awe-struck by the incredible beauty of the natural world as you settle in for a peaceful and restorative night's sleep.

  • Day 4

    Following a hearty breakfast, we will embark on a scenic trek from Middle Camp to High Camp, located at an altitude of 3600m. The journey will take around 3 to 4 hours, and will commence with a trek through the forested trail. As we venture higher, the landscape will transform, and we'll eventually emerge from the treeline. En route, we'll be treated to unparalleled panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. There's also a chance of catching sight of majestic yaks grazing along the way, adding to the allure of the journey. Upon arrival at High Camp, we'll be greeted by a warm and inviting campfire, adding to the cozy and welcoming atmosphere. We'll savor a delectable lunch and spend the night surrounded by the serene beauty of the mountain ranges, resting up for the adventure that lies ahead.

  • Day 5

    As the morning sun rises, we'll savor a delicious breakfast before embarking on an exhilarating hike to the viewpoint at an altitude of 4042m. The round-trip journey is expected to take 4 to 5 hours, with a brief stopover at a charming tea shop nestled along the way. Upon reaching the viewpoint, we'll be greeted by an awe-inspiring panorama of stunning mountain vistas. The breathtaking views are sure to leave an indelible mark on our hearts. After savoring this unforgettable experience, we'll return to the hotel for a sumptuous lunch, before commencing on a trek down to Badal Dada, situated at an altitude of 3420m. The descent is expected to take around 2 hours, and will be a serene journey as we bask in the natural beauty of the surroundings. As we reach our destination, we'll be treated to a tranquil and serene atmosphere, where we can bask in the peacefulness of the natural world. Get ready for a truly enchanting experience!

  • Day 6

    Following a hearty breakfast, we'll embark on an invigorating trek down to Landruk at altitude 1565m, starting our journey from the picturesque Badal Dada. Along the way, we'll pass through the idyllic Middle and Low Camps, soaking in the breathtaking beauty of the forested trail and enjoying the unparalleled views of the surrounding mountains. The journey will take around 6 to 7 hours, during which we'll traverse through the verdant forest area and relish the stunning vistas that unfold at every turn. As we near Landruk, we'll be captivated by the enchanting natural beauty of the region, and eagerly anticipate our arrival at this charming destination. Get ready for a journey that will rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul!

  • Day 7

    After savoring a delectable breakfast, we'll embark on a serene trek to Jhinu Dada, nestled at an altitude of 1780m, from the charming hamlet of Landruk. Renowned for its Gurung community, with a significant number serving in the British and Singaporean Armies, Landruk promises to enthrall us with its unique culture and traditions. Our trek will follow the enchanting trail along the Modi River, renowned for kayaking and considered a challenging feat for enthusiasts. As we soak in the stunning views along the way, we'll arrive at Jhinu Dada after approximately 3 hours, where we'll relish a scrumptious lunch and take a one-hour break to rejuvenate ourselves. Our next adventure will take us through a captivating jungle trail as we head towards the renowned hot springs. After a gentle 15-minute walk, we'll indulge in a relaxing hot soak in the natural springs, letting the warmth soothe our senses and rejuvenate our bodies. Finally, we'll head back to our hotel to spend a restful night, reminiscing about our exciting journey thus far.

  • Day 8

    After reaching Jhinu Danda at an altitude of 1780 meters, we will begin our journey back to Matkyu at an altitude of 1500meters, which will take about 1.5 hours. Then we will board a vehicle for a road trip to Pokhara which is 830 meters away and it will take us 3–4 hours. With this, our adventurous climbing experience will end well.

  • Day 9

    Today we begin our scenic journey from Pokhara to Kathmandu by vehicle. The trip will take approximately 7–8 hours, will provide panoramic views of the famous Madi River, Marshyangdi and Trishuli Rivers, and other landmarks. We'll have a short lunch break along the way, so we have a chance to recharge before continuing our journey.

What is included?

  • Conservation and national park Entry permit fee.
  • TIMS pass (trekking information management system).
  • Local Bus/Vehicle service.
  • Supporting staff as well as necessary insurance meals and allowance.
  • 3 meals per day for guest and accommodation hotel and lodge along the trail.
  • Comprehensive first aid kit pack.
  • One porter each per two Guest.
  • All Gov. Taxes.

What is excluded?

  • Travel / Medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
  • Personal expenses telephone, alcoholic beverages, drinks shower and hot water, donation and tips etc.
  • Additional costs extra days stay in case of bad weather forecast and other unforeseen circumstances.

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Dates for 2024

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Mar 22 to Mar 30, 2024
9 Days / 8 Nights
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