Situating on the lap of Mardi Himal and Mt Fishtail, 4 days Mardi Himal Trek will take you to Mardi Himal Base Camp. The Mardi Himal trek starts and ends in Pokhara, the best travel destinations of Nepal. So, trek on an unbelievable mountain landscapes, passing through beautiful forests and villages, enjoying the stunning views of Annapurna, Fishtail and Mardi Himal. Now, 4 days Mardi Himal trek is so popular among domestic and international trekkers since the trek is full of natural and cultural wonders. Even though, Mardi Himal Trek 4 days is tough and physical demanding, the trek beginners like families to seniors can join and enjoy Mardi Himal trek. For booking and any queries regarding Mardi Himal Trek, please email us at [email protected] and call or message on WhatsApp at +977 9851023742.
Trek Name: Mardi Himal Trek
Trek Duration: 4 Days
Trek Difficulty: Easy
Trek Season: Aug to Nov, Feb to Jun
Trek Altitude: 850m-4350m
Trek Cost: USD 330-USD 550
Group Size: 01 - 12 people
Trek Package: Full Package
Mode of Transfer: Bus/Jeep
Start/End of Trek: Kathmandu/Kathmandu
Mardi Himal is a short and challenging 4 days trek to Mardi Himal Base Camp from Pokhara.
4 days Mardi Himal Trek is one of the most popular trek. The trek is to the east of Annapurna base camp Nepal. This Mardi Himal Trek begins from Kande after short drive from Pokhara, we then trek to Australian Camp and trek up to Mardi Himal Base Camp. The Mardi Himal Trek is an alternative short trek to Poon Hill. Also, the trek offers spectacular close up view of the entire Annapurna mountain range. Similarly, this Mardi Himal Base Camp a less crowded trekking. It is also called a hidden treasure of Annapurna trek region. Mardi Himal Trek from Pokhara is very popular nowadays than Poon Hill Trek.
Hence, we highly recommend Mardi Himal Trek 4 days package if you are looking for a short and beautiful trek in Nepal. This is also a tea house trek. We also sleep and eat at mountain guest house during the trek.
Day 01: Drive to Kade and Trek to Forest Camp(2554m, 6/8 hours, 18 km)
Receive you at your hotel in Pokhara early in the moring by your guide, and drive to Kade. It is an hour’s drive. From Kade,we trek for an hour to Australian Camp (2060m) to catch the great views of the Annapurna range and Pokhara valley. From here you trek to the Deurali. From Deurali, you will leave the crowded trails of the Annapurna Sanctuary and head towards Forest Camp. This part of the trail is more quiet which passes through the beautiful, lush green jungle. You can enjoy the beautiful and colorful blossoms during spring in this region. You can see beautiful and colorful rhododendron and other sub-alpine flowers. Stay overnight at a local tea house in Forest Camp. If you morning flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara, it is also possible to join this group trek. But the flight cost from Kathmandu to Pokhara will be additional on the trip cost.
Day 02: Forest Camp to High Camp(3980m, 6 to 7 hours)
After a comfortable night at Forest Camp, your trek begins. Once again you trek through the beautiful forest area. If lucky, you may catch glimpses of the wildlife in these regions like Himalayan Thar, Mask deer, spotted Deer, Barking Dear, Snow leopard. Once the ascend begins, the landscape starts to change. The moss, lichen, and ferns cover the trees. After an hour of trek from Low Camp, the trail reaches out above the treeline. You will get your first, clear sightings of the magnificent mountains like Annapurna South and Hiunchuli. The trail continues along the ridge towards Mardi Himal. From Badal danda, you leave the tree line and enter the alpine zone. You will be walking mainly on grasslands. From here, you will reach High Camp. High Camp is a beautiful and small pasture land. You can see the beautiful snow capped peaks getting a little closer.
Day 03: High Camp to Mardi Himal Base Camp(4350m, 7 hours, 10 km) to Badal Danda.
You begin the trek with spectacular views of Mt. Machhapuchhre and Annapurna. You will continue your trek along the ridge to reach the beautiful Mardi Himal Base Camp. This can be a challenging day for beginners and novice trekkers. The trail is steep, rocky, and uneven. Yet with the amazing view all around you, motivation and determination to reach Mardi Himal Base Camp runs high. From Mardi Himal Base Camp, you can see the magnificent and gorgeous Mardi Himal and Mt. Macchahahpuchahre, Hiuchuli are right above you. You will also see some other high mountain peaks like Annapurna I, II and Gangapurna as well.
Day 04: Badal Danda to Pokhara(850m, 10km, 4 hours trek).
Breakfast and trek for 4 to 5 hours via low camp to Sidding village, and then drive by jeep drive to Pokhara for 2 to 3 hours. Stay night at hotel in Pokhara.