Mardi Himal Trek is situated in the Annapurna region of the Himalayas and is a freshly opened trekking path. For a short hike in the Annapurna Region, this is one of the best. This isn’t yet as popular as others in Nepal it tends not to be as crowded. A perfect walk to enjoy the serenity.
This 7-day course that starts from Pokhara so it is perfect for those in the Pokhara region looking to do a short trek. If you are starting and ending from Kathmandu, you need to add 2 days to the itinerary because it takes around 7 hours to bus to and from Pokhara.
Mardi Himal Trek Route Map
The path is winding but quite easy and the view from bottom camp is outstanding. The path takes you a short distance to Mount Machchapuchhre. This hike offers everything you would expect of a Nepal trekking experience including native culture, majestic forests, craggy rockscapes, and broad views of the Nepali landscape.
The Mardi Himal trek offers an attention-grabbing view of mountains such as Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Annapurna I, Annapurna Fang, Gangapurna, Hiunchuli, and Machhapuchhre. During this trip, you are able to get to the highest possible point (4,100m / 13,451 ft) in such a short time.
The trek on to Mardi Himal Base Camp takes you to Phedi, about 15 kilometres from Pokhara. From Phedi, the route starts to ascend for about 30 minutes to Dhampus. If you are short on time, this trek can be adjusted to start and finish at Siding (1,750m / 5,741 ft). This would mean missing out on Dhampus, Pitam Deurali, and Forest Camp – arguably the best parts of the Mardi Trek.
Trek Difficulty Level
Mardi Himal 7 Day Trek is considered an easy hikes. On a scale of 1 to 10, it is rated 5.
In general, you won’t have any problems in going to Mardi Base Camp. We recommend doing some minor works out prior to the trekking. However, without proper guidance and at bad weather you may have some trouble trekking to base camp.
Best Time/Season to Trek in Mardi Himal
Autumn(Sept – November) is Nepal’s apex and the best time to trek. So its best time for trekking in Mardi Himal as well. April – May is another incredible time of visiting Mardi Himal Base Camp.
From May-June, the valley starts to bloom, and a better than average time to trek. In June – September, there is the risk of bloodsuckers, storms augment gigantically. Along these lines, the least individuals travel in this time.
We don’t prescribe to walk in December to January in light of the fact that there is a peril of way being closed by snowfall. Mardi Himal Trek climate ought to be a great idea to get 100% from it.