Trip Name

Mardi Himal Trek - 11 Days

Trip cost USD 890 USD (Per Person) Contact for group discount

Trip Fact

Trip Duration 11 Days
Destination Nepal

Mardi Himal Trek is the only trek so close to Pokhara which will take you for the closest interactions with the Himalayas that you have been always admiring. Walking most of the time on the forested and alpine ridge that stands in between the massive, Annapurna and a beautiful Pokhara valley is incomparably beautiful and adventurous.

The classic way to reach there for Nepalese is to drive till siding and make a straight climb up to low or high camp, but due to safety reason, we recommend you to take another route, where you have to drive for about 45 min till Kande and start your journey comfortably sensible way.

Trip Highlights of Mardi Himal Trek


  • visit UNESCO world heritage sites
  • Closest view of Mt fishtail the virgin peak on the region due to its holiness
  • Great view of Annapurna and surrounding peaks
  • Dense, lush and diverse forest walk
  • Great view of the southern valley Pokhara
  • Reach till 4500m Mardi Himal base camp.
  • Guided private tours to UNESCO world heritage sites.


Outline Itinerary:

  • Day 02: Private Sightseeing Tour by car of Kathmandu’s Cultural Sites
  • Day 03: Drive to Pokhara 8 hrs (827 m)
  • Day 04: Drive From Pokhara to kande 1 hrs and Trek to Deurali 4 hrs, 2232 m
  • Day 05: trek to low camp 8 hrs 2970 m
  • Day 06: trek to high camp 5 hrs 3520 m
  • Day 07: explore
  • Day 08: trek down to siding 6 hrs
  • Day 09: drive to Pokhara 3 hrs
  • Day 10: Drive back to Kathmandu
  • Day 11: Departure or Explore more... trekking ideas side trips paragliding jungle safari rafting

Detail Itinerary


    Enjoy your private transfer from Kathmandu's International Airport to your hotel. In the evening relax with a welcome drink followed by a trip briefing by your experienced, professional guide

  • Private Sightseeing Tour by car of Kathmandu’s Cultural SitesDay 02
    Private Sightseeing Tour by car of Kathmandu’s Cultural Sites

    Today enjoy your private, full-day sightseeing tour with English speaking guide to Kathmandu's cultural, religious and historical UNESCO World Heritage sites including  Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Overnight at your Kathmandu Hotel.

  • Drive to Pokhara 8 hrs (827 m)Day 03
    Drive to Pokhara 8 hrs (827 m)

    You will just find it wonderful driving to Pokhara on a day that’s crystal clear. Beautiful view of rice paddy and farmlands on the way........ once you began to see the Himalayas bigger and closer…you are entering the Pokhara valley…The views of snow-capped mountain peaks sprawling on the north side are almost ecstatic, beginning a whole connection of memorable experiences that stay with you for a really long time.

  • Drive  From Pokhara to kande 1 hrs and Trek to Deurali 4 hrs, 2232 mDay 04
    Drive From Pokhara to kande 1 hrs and Trek to Deurali 4 hrs, 2232 m

    Drive for about 40 min to a place called Kande, the trail has a fair bit of climb to warm you up and is beautifully forested, passes through villages called Australian camp and pothana that leads you to deurali literally means a small pass, is located on a small ridge hidden inside the forest.

  • trek to low camp 8 hrs 2970 mDay 05
    trek to low camp 8 hrs 2970 m

    The trail today is a combination of good ups and downs, mostly ups through the dense forest of rhododendron,  1 or 2 small tea houses can be seen. Forest can be entertaining with its beautifully shaped trees and branches. fortunately, the views of the mountains and valley get better sometimes when the forest opens up. The low camp is a small settlement of 4 lodges that offers a great view of fishtail mountain.

  • trek to high camp 5 hrs 3520 mDay 06
    trek to high camp 5 hrs 3520 m

    The trail is mostly uphill through dense rhododendron forest, the vegetation changes to alpine style after Badal danda. Throughout the trail, the magnificent view of the entire Annapurna, fishtail ranges and the southern valley cherish your hearts. High camp is the last place with lodges right on the ridge and offers the possibility to see the 2 deep valleys within a few meters.

  • exploreDay 07

    We hike early in the morning to enjoy the light taking away the darkness, one of our guide’s favorite ways, the trail is steep but every victor of the steep climb is rewarded by mind-blowing views of the massive white Himalayas. It might take 4-5 hrs to reach base camp but walking down is fun and of with great hope of relaxation.

  • trek down to siding 6 hrsDay 08
    trek down to siding 6 hrs

    Today you might be tired as the trail is completely downhill, however walking with an open mind can help you, appreciate a great sense of change in the natural vegetation from alpine to subtropical. The most beautiful part could be lush mossy forests. Siding is a small village of mixed ethnic groups, where the major occupation is farming.

  • drive to Pokhara 3 hrsDay 09
    drive to Pokhara 3 hrs

    Half of the drive is off-road that’s carved in between the farmlands making many turnings and a great view of the down valley. Once you reach the valley the road gets much easier but still a great view of the river that you drive through. In total it will take you 3 hrs to reach Pokhara. Chill the rest of your afternoon and evening.

  • Drive  back to KathmanduDay 10
    Drive back to Kathmandu

    We get set for an 8 hours scenic drive to Kathmandu or if there’s urgency, we can hop a 30 minutes flight to Kathmandu, the option is yours to decide; upon arrival in Kathmandu, we will be escorted into our hotel. We either spend the day leisurely or perhaps catch up on some last-minute shopping or explore any sights we missed during our first day in Kathmandu. At eventide, we attend a celebration dinner together. Overnight stay in Kathmandu

  • Departure or Explore more... trekking ideas side trips paragliding jungle safari raftingDay 11
    Departure or Explore more... trekking ideas side trips paragliding jungle safari rafting

    Our team will have a private vehicle on standby to take you to Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport or if you'd like to extend your stay we have many short tours available. You can go on an exciting game drive in Chitwan National Park, experience the exhilaration of white water rafting or take a thrilling mountain bike ride on some of Nepal’s urban trails. Always wanted to visit Tibet or Bhutan? We have the experience to handle the details. At Travel Maker South Asia it is an honor to serve you and we look forward to welcoming you back to beautiful Nepal. We wish you a safe journey.

Cost Includes


  • All ground transportation in the city by private car
  • All sightseeing and trekking with a certified English speaking guide
  • 2-star hotels in cities and charming mountain lodges while trekking
  • All necessary government and local permits plus entrance fees 
  • The use of a decent sleeping bag during the trek
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek
  • Basic emergency first aid kit
  • The required number.of porters to assist -max weight 17 kg for 1 porter


Cost Excludes


  • Beverages including water - A nice selection of drinks are available at tea houses
  • Anything not mentioned in the cost includes a section
  • Tips for guides and porters


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