Mardi Himal Trek is moderately intense, is often lesser known hiking trail but offers a lot regardless of days required.
Like all the trekking trails of the Annapurna region, the Mardi Himal trekking trail has allured many travelers with its majestic mountain views and surroundings. The landscapes of this Mardi area truly creates a sight that to behold.
No wonder so many tourists visit these wonderful areas with outstanding natural beauty surrounded by majestic peaks of Annapurna ranges in Mardi peak.
Mardi Himal Trek is also a cultural retreat as you get accustomed to different ethnic groups of Magars, Tamangs, Gurungs, Brahmins, on the trekking route.
This particular package has a precise 5 days of trek excluding Kathmandu sightseeing, arrival and departure days leading you all the way up to an altitude of 4500 m (Mardi Himal Base Camp).
Often regarded as an "off-beaten trek", nevertheless, provides mesmerizing views of snow-capped peaks of Annapurna South (7219 m), Annapurna III (8091 m), Machapuchare (6993 m), plus other peaks including lush green forest, scenic landscape, and some wilderness around.
Mardi Himal Trek Route
Without breaking the tradition of the Annapurna region, you start your trip from the city of Pokhara. Footwork starts from Kande and goes through the Australian Camp and Deurali. Then after some time in the wilderness filled with forests of pine, rhododendron, and junipers you reach the forest camp.
After you reach the Mardi Base Camp (4500 m), having acclimatized at the two high camps - you just relax and enjoy the magnificent view of the Madri Khola valley with the southern face of snow-covered Annapurna while sharing a meal with friends and strangers.
An option of camping is also available. The best time for trekking in Mardi Himal is Spring and Fall. In these seasons, the blooming rhododendron flowers can make you fall in love with nature.
What’s more on this trek?
- Welcoming warm-hearted people
- Scenic views of small stone-built villages
- Stupendously attractive mountain views
- Untainted natural resources, flora, and fauna
The experience of the Mardi Himal trail is the one that will always be stored on the panorama of your mind. The scenic beauty and the enthralling atmosphere will always be a thing for you to cherish. Though Mardi is not as popular as the ABC trail; but we can assure you that you will have the most amazing experience on this trip.
So, why wait anymore? Pack your rucksacks and start on the trail!