Mardi Himal Trek Distance
Mardi Himal Trek even though it is a newly explored trekking route has become very popular among hiking outdoor lovers. It is an incredible isolated and off-beaten trekking trail for an amazing view, customary mountain villages, woodlands, and rhododendrons in full sprout, several sensational scenes in the high elevated and complete wild with the scenery of the taking off snow-topped grand mountains, Annapurna, Machhapuchre (Fishtail) and Hiunchuli.
Mardi Himal trek is also considered the hidden gem in the Annapurna conservation area. This trekking route to Mardi Himal was formally opened in 2012. For the trekkers who love peace and tranquility, and who want to avoid the crowd, Mardi Himal may be a good trekking trip. This trek is also best suited for beginners, senior citizens, and the family with the kids.
In the Mardi Himal trek, you can explore diverse attractions. You can experience various flora and fauna of mountain forests, mountain lifestyles, glacial valleys, and also splendid Himalayan scenery. The Himalayan scenery that you can view from this route is Mt. Annapurna I (8090m), Annapurna South (7219m), Machhapuchhare – Fishtail (6993m), Hiuchuli (6444m), Baraha Shikhar (7647m), Gangapurna 7575m and Mardi Himal 5553m, etc. Besides them, wonderful terraced landscape, rhododendron trees, and breathtaking Sunrise, and Sunset Views from the High Camp of course spellbound everybody.
How Long Distance Is Mardi Himal Trek?
Mardi Himal Trek generally starts from Kande, 27 km north of Pokhara city. The trekking trail goes from Kande to Australian Camp, Pothana, Deurali, Forest Camp, Low Camp, Middle Camp (Badal Danda), High Camp, and ultimately to Mardi Himal Base Camp. Then it retraces back and deviates from Low Camp to Siding Village. The total distance of the Mardi Himal Trek is 41 km and 25 miles.
Day to Day Itinerary of Mardi Himal Trek with Distance
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu International Airport. We will welcome and receive you at the airport by our private vehicle and transfer you to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara by Tourist Coach. Driving 7 hours. Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.
Driving Distance: 205 Km/ 127 miles.
Estimated Time: 6 to 7 hours.
Or Flight Time: 25 to 30 minutes. (Transportation by a Flight/ Private Car upon request with extra cost.)
Day 3: Drive from Pokhara to Kande. Driving 1 hour. Trek from Kande to Pittam Deurali via Australian Camp and Pothana (Height. 2100 m/ 6890 ft). Overnight at Mountain Lodge.
Hiking Distance: 5.8 Km/ 3.6 miles
Estimated Time: 4 hours.
Day 4: Trek from Pittam Deurali to Forest Camp (Height. 2,520 m/8064 ft). Overnight at Mountain Lodge.
Hiking Distance: 8.3 Km/ 5.1 miles
Estimated Time: 5 hours.
Day 5: Trek from Forest Camp to Middle Camp (Bandal Danda) via Low Camp (Height 1710 m/5610 ft). Overnight at Mountain Lodge.
Hiking Distance: 5.1 Km/ 3.1 miles
Estimated Time: 4 hours.
Day 6: Trek from Middle Camp (Bandal Danda) to High Camp (Height 3900 m/12795 ft). Overnight at Mountain Lodge.
Hiking Distance: 2.8 Km/ 1.7 miles
Estimated Time: 3 hours.
Day 7: Early morning hiking to Mardi Himal Base Camp (Height. 4500m/ 14763ft), return back to High Camp. Overnight at Mountain Lodge.
Hiking Distance: 10 Km/ 6.2 miles
Estimated Time: 7 to 8 hours.
Day 8: Trekking from High Camp to Siding Village (Height 1700 m/5440 ft). Overnight at Mountain Lodge.
Hiking Distance: 8.1 Km/ 5 miles
Estimated Time: 7 hours.
Day 9: Drive from Siding Village to Pokhara. Driving 3:30 hours. Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.
Day 10: Drive back from Pokhara to Kathmandu by Tourist Coach. Evening farewell dinner at an authentic restaurant with a Nepali Cultural show. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 11: Final Departure from Nepal. We drop you at Kathmandu International Airport in our car for your flight to your country.
Note: The above can be shortened by 1 day or customized according to your requirements. For any changes in the itinerary please contact us.
Mardi Himal Trek Cost
Please contact us by email at [email protected] or WhatsApp at +977 9851203181 for the price of Mardi Himal Trek. Once we receive your request message, we get back to you within 24 hours.
Packing List for the Mardi Himal Trek
This is a basic checklist of the essential items that you should not forget to bring with you during your Mardi Himal Trek:
• A sturdy pair of trekking boots with good ankle support
• Rucksack or daypack (50 to 65 liters) with waterproof cover
• Trekking pants and waterproof trousers
• T-shirts or shirts
• Down jacket*
• Wind/ waterproof light jacket
• Fleece jumper or jacket
• Inner Thermal (top and trousers)
• 4 to 6 pairs of Socks and underwear
• Sunglasses, sun hat, woolen cap, or balaclava
• Inner and outer gloves
• Headlamp, power bank, and extra batteries
• Sun protection cream, lip balm, wet wipes, and hand sanitizer
• Towel, flip-flop or rubber sandal, toiletries
• One-litre water bottle and water purification tablets
• Sleeping bag (good to -20 degrees C or 28 degrees F); *
• Hiking poles, if you need
• Your daily medicine if any, small personal first aid kit, aspirin, plasters (band-aids), anti-diarrhea pills, anti-headache pills, cough or cold medicine, anti-altitude sickness pills (Diamox or Acetazolamide), etc.
• A small daypack/backpack for carrying your valuables
*Down jacket and sleeping bag you can rent/hire from Trekking gear shops in Kathmandu
Why Excellent Himalaya Trek & Expedition is for Mardi Himal Trek?
Many companies promote the Mardi Himal Trek package. Excellent Himalaya Trek and Expedition Pvt Ltd is different from others in the sense that it is based only in Nepal and managed by Nepalese tourism experts and local guides. Our team has been engaged in the Nepalese tourism industry since 2002. We are the direct operator of Mardi Himal Trek, not the agent and middle people. We are a trekking company authorized by the Nepal Government Tourism Ministry. Our company’s government registration number is 175840/074/075 and our license number to operate trekking, tour, and mountain expeditions in Nepal is 2432. We are associated with different tourism organizations like TAAN (Trekking Agencies Association of Nepal), NMA (Nepal Mountaineering Association), etc.
Our further features are as below by which people around the world trust us as the authentic organizer of the Mardi Himal Trek:
Team of Local Experts and Guides: As this company is managed and run by well-trained, experienced & competent local experts, and guides, we know well about the mountain trail, ecology, culture, etc. of the trekking routes. We know the best way of trekking and also we get you the same way.
Trustworthy: Trust is something that comes from commitment. Hence, being a legally registered company, we commit to providing the best, most satisfactory trekking, tours, and expeditions. We are operating all trekking, and climbing tours in Nepal based on reality, integrity, and honesty.
Focus on your needs: We highly value all our clients. We always move according to your interests and requirements. Because your satisfaction is our goal. Thus, all our trekking, tour, and mountaineering packages are customizable.
Fair Price: As we are a direct operator, not an agent, our price is always competitive and does not have any middle and hidden fees. We provide the value of what you are buying from our services at least equal to your paying amount.
Safety: Your safety is our priority. Trekking to the Himalayas is both exciting and adventurous. So we provide you with all the safety materials needed, along with motivational counseling.
Friendly, and Professional Staff: We have highly friendly, helpful, and professional staff. Our staff looks after you right from the moment of your arrival to the time of your departure. They can cope with most emergencies including those requiring evacuation and hospitalization.
Real Cared Services: Our one travel consultant or our local trekking guide keeps in touch with our clients every time. We make sure their protection is guaranteed so that they will have peace of mind while trekking with us.