Do you want to get the mini mountaineering feeling while trekking in Nepal? Mardi Himal Trek is the latest trending trekking destination in Nepal Leave your footprints at the upper viewpoint of a mountain and walk through the green lush forest. Get the enchanting and virgin experience of Nepal’s new trekking route. Mardi Himal Trek in Nepal is the hottest destination for Nepal Trekking these days.
There are many trekking routes to do a glorious walking holiday in Nepal. Among these trails, the Mardi Himal route is the best and most pristine. Moreover, the trail is still less crowded and tranquil. On the outskirts of the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking route, the trail offers breathtaking scenery of mountains. Moreover, people trek on this trail to experience the magnificent forest environment as well.
Travel agencies across Nepal are getting lots of inquiries about the trek. Even Nepalese people trek on the trail. It is famous among youngsters. The major reason behind its popularity is the mountain scenery and short distance. You can do the trek in less than a week. Green lush forests trail offers tranquility and serenity as well. For those people living in city areas, the trail offers much-needed respite.
The forest’s environment, mountain vista, tranquility, serenity, short vacation, and mini mountaineering reasons make it popular.
The trailhead of the trekking is similar to lots of Annapurna region trekking in Nepal. The usual first famous destination is Pokhara. Lots of people prefer to stay the first night of trekking in an Australian Camp. The place is at the top of the Dhampus Village. The trail passes through terraced farmlands at first and enters the forest route to the high camp. Low Camp, High Camp, and Upper View Point are the famous vantage points of the trail. Trekkers don’t need to trek the same route back to the Pokhara. They can use the Siding route as well while descending.
Beware of the narrow valleys and high ridges. The trail is completely uphill until Upper View Point. Therefore, it is not easy to walk some. However, the trail is one of the easy trekking routes in Nepal. While compared to high-altitude destinations, it is easier to trail. For a physically fit person, it is not difficult to do this trek. Snow season can make the trail tricky. Therefore, during this time of the year, trekkers must heed the instructions of the guide. Lots of crevasses can make it hard and confusing. Therefore, don’t trek solo on the trail.
Don’t expect luxurious accommodation during the trek. Only a handful of teahouses are present on the trail. Therefore, trekkers have to stay overnight the Spartan way. However, basic facilities are there for the trekkers. The food menu is simple. You can get western and local basic food items. Drinking water is a problem on the trail. Therefore, you will have to depend on these small teahouses for the water.
The top of the Mardi Himal is famous for the outstanding view of Mount Machhapuchhre. From the Upper View Point of Mardi Himal, trekkers can get the spectacular scenery of mountains and cascading hills. The highlight is the holy killer mountain Machhapuchhre (Mt. Fishtail). Khopra Hill Trek is famous for Dhaulagiri and Annapurna South view while Mardi is popular for the Fishtail mountain vista.
Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Khopra Hill Trek, and Mardi Himal Trek are similar trekking trips of the Annapurna region. However, the latter two treks are off-the-beaten trek routes. Mountain scenery is equally rewarding in all these destinations. Some trekkers do all these trekking in one single trip as well. It is possible to do so. Contact the travel planners of Nepal High Trek to get the best itinerary for the trip.
Khopra Hill Trek is completely off the beaten. However, Mardi is in between Poon Hill and Khopra trail in terms of amenities. Therefore, start your trek from the Mardi route and end it in Poon Hill.
Include Poon Hill and Khopra in the Mardi itinerary. This is also the smart way to explore the majestic low-altitude places of the Annapurna region of Nepal.
The usual peak seasons for trekking in Nepal are Spring and Autumn. Therefore, plan your trip to Mardi for the months of spring and autumn. Monsoon season is the worst time to do trekking. Leeches, muddy trails, and a cloudy atmosphere make it depressing for the trekkers. In the winter season, the trail is slippery and dangerous. However, the snow on the hills and trail make it adventurous as well as picturesque as well.
Our suggestion for the magnificent journey is either in the spring or autumn season.
Even if the trail is new, it is getting lots of attention throughout the globe among trekkers. No wonder, both domestic and foreign trekkers are making inquiries about trekking recently.
Here is the list of the highlights of the trek:
Reward yourself with a beautiful walking holiday in Nepal. At an affordable rate get outstanding travel memories. We assure you that Mardi Himal Journey will surely become one of the most momentous trips of your life that you can share proudly with others.
Book the Mardi Himal Trek in Nepal with the team of Nepal High Trek & Expedition. Every year the agency spends some amount of money on route exploration as well as research. Therefore, with us, trekkers can get the latest itinerary. The arrangement of a local trekking guide and porter helps in our cause of providing an authentic walking experience. Moreover, the pricing of the trip is always relevant to the service. Flexibility and a good sense of hospitality make us an ideal partner for trekking.
From Pokhara, our adventure starts with an exciting short drive towards the mid-hills of Annapurna to reach Kande located on the roadside of Pokhara / Beni highway.
From here an hour or more climb through the cool shade of the forest brings you a wonderful spot at Thulo-Kharka popularly called Australian Camp where you can rest with exceptional views of the whole Annapurna mountain range with Manaslu peaks including the magnificent Machhapuchare ‘Fish Tail’ and Mardi Himal. From this scenic spot downhill walk to Potana another village with fantastic views for an overnight stop.
Herewith another night stop to explore beyond High Camp with a day hike to Mardi Himal higher ridge reaching the highest point of this trek at 4,500 meters.
The walk leads to a steep climb along a ridgeline to reach a hidden plateau at the base of Mardi Himal South Face with towering Mt. Machhapuchare; this area is known as ‘Other Sanctuary’ named by early pioneer Jimmy Roberts, when he first explored this area in the early 1970s. After enjoying the views of super mountain panorama returned back on the same route to our overnight stop.