Mardi Himal Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1350 M) and transfer to hotel
One of the members of our company will welcome you at the international airport terminal gate and take you to the hotel. You will have a few hours to rest. Later, in the evening, you will meet with the tour guide in your hotel lobby. He will brief you about tomorrow's day trip.
Day 02: Kathmandu Valley sightseeing with a tour guide and trek preparation
You will go on a guided sightseeing tour to several UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will visit one of the holiest temples of Hindus, the Pashupatinath temple. Nearby this temple is located the largest in Nepal, Boudhanath stupa. After visiting these places, you will head to Swayambhunath and Kathmandu Durbar Square. In the evening, you will meet with your guide who will brief you about the trekking program.
Day 03: Drive to Kande (1770 M) via Pokhara (825 M) and trek to Australian Camp (2055 M)
After having breakfast, you will drive to Pokhara, the beautiful lake city. From Pokhara, you will continue driving towards Kande. Upon reaching Kande, you will take a small break and begin towards Australian Camp. Trekking through the forested trail, you will reach camp for the night's stay.
Day 04: Trek to Kokar Forest Camp (2600 M)
The trail will go through the dense forest of rhododendron and many small villages. Today, the trail will go to be short and peaceful. Trekking on a forested trail, you will reach Forest Camp where you will stay for the night.
Day 05: Trek to Low Camp (3150 M)
After having breakfast, you will ascend gradually through the beautiful rhododendron forest. On the way, you will get to see striking views of Mardi Himal and Mt. Machhapuchhre. Trekking through the forested trail, you will reach Low Camp where you will spend today's night.
Day 06: Trek to High Camp (3700 M)
Ascending along the ridge, you will move towards High Camp. The trail will present beautiful views of Mardi Himal, Mt. Machhapuchhre, Mt. Hiunchuli, and Annapurna South. You will reach Badal Danda and leaving the tree line behind, you will arrive at High Camp.
Day 07: Excursion to Mardi Himal Base Camp (4500 M)
Today, you will wake up early in the morning and begin ascending a steep trail. The trail will be rocky and uneven in some sections. After a couple of hours of climbing, you will reach a ridge top known as Mardi Himal Base Camp. From here, you will again ascend for another two hours and reach the main base camp of Mardi Himal. Upon reaching here, you will get to observe wonderful views of the Himalayan mountains and Himalayan scenery.
Day 08: Trek to Sidhing Village (1750 M)
Following a different route after low camp, you will trek down to Siding village. The trail will go through lush forests. In Sidhing village, you will get to see the lifestyle, culture, and traditions of the locals.
Day 09: Trek to Lumre then drive to Pokhara (825 M)
After having a warm breakfast, you will descend to Lumre then drive to Pokhara.
Day 10: Drive to Kathmandu (1350 M)
After having breakfast, you will drive to Kathmandu. The drive will be scenic and present a countryside view. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will move to your hotel. In the evening, you will have a farewell dinner organized by the company.
Day 11: Final Departure
As per your flight departure time, one of the members of our company will move you to the airport for your flight back to your home.