• 10
  • 900 USD
  • 2-10

Trip Overview

  • Starts at: Kathmandu
  • Country:Nepal
  • Ends at: Kathmandu
  • Duration : 10 Days
  • Trip Route: Kathmandu – Pokhara - Australian Base Camp - Forest Camp – Low Camp – High Camp – Mardi Himal Base Camp – Badaldanda - Pokhara -Kathmandu
  • Max Altitude: 4,500 m/14,763 ft
  • Trip Level: Demanding

Trip Highlights

  • Explore the beautiful Pokhara valley.
  • Walkthrough rivers, dense forest, and lush green vegetation.
  • Beautiful views of snow-covered mountains such as Annapurna South, Hiuchuli, Mt. Machapuchare and Mardi Himal itself.
  • Visit the beautiful High Camp, Low Camp & Forest Camp
  • Explore the local ethnic culture of Rai and Limbu people.

Trip Information

Mardi Himal Base Camp Trek is one of the most amazing trekking routes in the western part of Nepal. This trail lies within the western Annapurna Region of Nepal and is found east of Modi Khola across the valley from Hiunchuli. This trail is also referred to as an eco-tourism trail that passes through lush forests crammed with Rhododendrons of varieties of colours and other vegetation too. The mixed local culture, diversified vegetation and stunning landscape are the attraction of Mardi Himal. This place is also considered the best place to relax far from the busy trails of the region.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Drive to Pokhara
  • Day 3: Trek to Deurali
  • Day 4: Trek to Forest Camp
  • Day 5: Trek to Low Camp
  • Day 6: Trek to High Camp
  • Day 7: Exploration Day: Hike to Mardi Himal Base Camp and return to High Camp
  • Day 8: Trek to Siding
  • Day 09: Trek to Lumre and Drive back to Kathmandu
  • Day 10: Departure from Nepal

Detailed Itinerary

We receive you from Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) on your arrival. In 20- 30 minutes, our vehicle brings you to the hotel. After you take rest in the hotel, we hold a meeting over dinner to plan your trip.

Included Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

After breakfast, we drive to Pokhara via Prithivi national highway with scenic views along the road. The drive could take around 7 hours to reach in Pokhara. We even have the choice for a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara which takes around 35 minutes. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Included Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

We trek slowly upwards and goes through the bamboo forests with different color rhododendron increasing the beauty of nature and other vegetation too. The first village we reach is named Dovan where very few numbers are lodges are present. Then we head towards our last destination for today, Deurali, where we will stay overnight at lodge.

Included Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Today, we will start our journey from the discreet route, leaving the villagers behind. The diversified flora makes this trail a stunning enchanting route to forest camp, from where you can observe the view of Ghandruk, a Gurung Village. On this day we camp and lost into another world of the Forest Camp.

Included Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

After having breakfast early in the morning, we set for a hike that ascends pretty easily through breathtaking views of hills and mountains. Lichens, tree ferns, and orchids can be observed everywhere. There are excellent sorts of flowers and shrubs of flowers as well as the very fragrant daphne. After reaching low camp, we see the Machhapuchhre and Annapurna sanctuary. We camp here at night.

Included Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Just after a short steep climb, we begin our day from the protective shady forest which brings us ridge, now grassy and sometimes under the snow. Then after that, we reach the high camp where we will have our lunch. We again enjoy the breathtaking views within the flabbergasting landscape and exploring this awesome spot. Overnight stay under starry moonlit skies.

Included Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

This is a stunning area to spend the entire day and give our weary bodies a breather. There is no chance of lazing around in such a beautiful place. So touring a bit is good to explore our nearby surroundings and the imaginative landscapes. We are also able to do some washing and cleaning and even catch abreast of some reading.

Included Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

We descend to low camp retracing our steps to scenic Gurung Village Of Siding. Then after an hour of walk, we reach the upper Mardi Khola and we hike along the side of the river till we reach Siding. Overnight stay at a homestay in Siding.

Included Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Today, we descend to Lumre where we see the flat course of the river valley which gradually goes down and down between the pastures through the Tamangs and Gurungs village in Lumre. We booked a private vehicle for Pokhara. After taking rest, we visit Mahendra cave and Davis Fall, popular attractions in Pokhara. We fly to Kathmandu in the afternoon which takes about 40 minutes. The flight allows observing the mountains closely. The day is for taking rest and exploring nearby places. We enjoy the night in Kathmandu.

Included Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Backpackers Adventure Trek arranges to send you to the airport 3 hours before the scheduled flight time.

Included Meals:Breakfast.

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      Trekking in the Himalayas requires equipment and footwear according to the season and the location. A single trek can start in the warm and humid climate in the lowlands, and bring you to passes above 5,000m. Solid trainers (“sneakers”) are adequate on most trails but bring sturdy boots for crossing passes that may be covered with snow. Climbing expeditions requires special equipment. Sandals and flip-flops are practical for an evening in lodges or camp. You can buy any kind of footwear in Nepal.   No, it is not possible to live off the land in Nepal. You cannot just set off into the woods with a little money, a basket and a fishing rod and expect to manage on your own, Not only is the vegetation where there are fruit, wild herbs and other wild edibles limited, private community-owned, but fish is sparse and hunting is forbidden. It can also be difficult to buy food locally due to scarcity and poverty. 

      • Sleeping: Tent, Sleeping bag, Sleeping pad and Silk liner.
      • Hiking: Rucksack, Hiking boots, Camp shoes, Wool socks, Lightweight trekking pants, Trekking shorts, T-Shirts and Undergarments.
      • Cold Weather: Long underwear/Wool thermals, Sweater, Thermal Coat, Waterproof jacket and pants, Heavyweight pants for high elevations, Heavy down jacket, Winter hat, and Winter gloves.
      • Accessories: Water purification, Water bottles, Cap/Hat, Hiking poles, Sunglasses, Head Touch Light, Reading materials, Journal and pens, Camera with extra batteries, Daypack, Heavy-duty duffle bag and Gators.
      • Personal Supplies: Sun Lotion, Hand sanitiser, Toiletries, Bar soap, Face/body wipes, Washing liquid, Lip balm and Medications (If necessary).
      • Extras: Duct tape, First aid kit and Extra pp size photo and photocopies of passport.
      • P.S: You can rent the above gears in Kathmandu and Pokhara in Nepal.

      Included / Exlcuded

      Price Includes:

      • Pickup and Drop off from Airport by private vehicle.
      • Standard twin-sharing accommodation in Kathmandu including breakfast, lunch and dinner.
      • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during the trek(Depends on the trails).
      • City Tour guide and trekking guide(Licensed Himalaya Guide).
      • Porters and local staff during the trek.
      • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine to the guide and porter along with other staff.
      • All the formalities fee of national park and monuments, parks, temples and monasteries.
      • TIMS permit for trekking.
      • All domestic flights however you have to pay an extra amount for the helicopter.
      • Sun hat and Backpackers t-shirt.
      • Farewell dinner and souvenir.
      • Government taxes, vat, tourist service charges.
      • Official expenses.

      Price excludes:

      • Emergency Rescue and Evacuation travel insurance.
      • Airfare and departure tax.
      • On arrival Nepal entry visa which can be easily obtained in International Airport in Kathmandu.
      • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks.
      • Personal trekking gears.
      • Tipping is expected for guide, porter and local staff.
      • Expenses that are not mentioned in the include section.



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