Mardi Himal Trekking is short trekking in Annapurna region. In just in five to seven days of trekking hikers are able to reach the base camp of Mardi Himal at the altitude of 4500m and return back to Pokhara or Kathmandu. Mardi Himal itself is a trekking peak measuring 5587m at a lower level of popular Macchapucchere Himal (Fishtail Peak-6997m). The trek is considered as off-beaten path but the popularity of this trek has increased the flow of both Nepalese and foreign trekkers in this area. The trekking trial of Mardi Himal Base Camp is easy to walk until high camp which is located in 3600m. People accommodate in a mountain lodge at 3600m and walk to the Mardi Himal Base Camp early in the morning for the best sunrise view at the altitude of 4500m.
Mardi Himal Trek offers you the clear and close view of wonderful mountain like Fishtail, Himchuli, Annapurna South, and Dhaulagiri ranges. You will walk through the wonderful village, alpines and fertile valleys of subtropical area and mountain tea gardens. Until reaching Mardi Himal Base camp you will walk through the mountain ridge to have a stunning view of the Mardi and Fishtail mountains at the end of the viewpoint. This short trek offers a small circuit of 5 days where you reach the base camp and return back to Pokhara passing through the different route.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Kathmandu or from Pokhara|
|Group size:||2-12 people|
|Max-Altitude:||4500m, Mardi Himal Base Camp|
|SEASONS||January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December|
|Trekking Duration:||6 Night 7 Days|
On the last day of the trek, trekkers can experience the home stay with locals in Siddhing now popular for organic tea garden, Gurung village and their culture, and enjoy local organic food directly from their garden.
The best season Mardi Himal Trekking is from February to May and from September-December. If you have a short time and you want to avoid the traditional route of Annapurna Trekking then Mardi Himal Trekking is the best option.