This Mardi Himal Trek is a new and less crowded trek route that has been recently opened. This is the Best Short, peaceful as well off the beaten trekking trail in the Annapurna Trekking Area.
Among different trekking routes in this Annapurna region, this Mardi Himal trek has gained popularity in a very short time period. Before 2012, this trek was not so popular because it was accessed only by the limited trekkers where they have to carry their own tents and foods. But after 2012, it was officially opened with few number of tea-house and guest house with basic limited facilities. After gaining popularity, more tea-houses are now opened which provide basic facility to the trekkers trekking in this region. This trekking route is very close from Pokhara where you will get relatively close view of Mount Fishtail. Being a short trek, it is not as easy as other treks here in Annapurna region. Within the short days, you will gain an altitude of 4500 m from the sea level. The Forest camp, Low camp, High camp, and the Mardi Himal base camp is a beautiful place to be at. The trekking trail passes through Gurung village where you will witness different tradition, culture, lifestyle, and daily activities. Along with this, you will witness the beautiful Buddhist culture. Monasteries, prayer flags, and prayer wheels can be seen during this trek.
Best season to trek in this region is March to May and September to December. This is an easy to moderate level of trekking where you will have to walk for about 6 hours a day. You will gain an altitude of Mardi Base Camp (4500) from Pokhara (900 m). You will drive from Pokhara to Kande and from Kande, trek starts. Trekking trail is mostly uphill and few downhill and plain trails. It will be little difficult to walk up as you gain altitude. From Kande, trail will pass through Deurali and then to Forest Camp. From Forest Camp, the trail further continues to Low camp and then to High camp and finally reaching to Mardi Base Camp. Throughout the trek, you will be accompanied by the majestic mountains and dense forest of different vegetation and wildlife.
In summary, this Mardi Himal trek offers a beautiful picturesque view of mountains and surrounding and many more within your short holidays for trekking in Nepal. Trekking Trail Nepal offers you 3 Different Mardi Himal Trekking Package which fulfill you dream to experience Mardi Himal. In conclusion Mardi Himal is the best trek for adventurous short trek in. You can can start either from Pokhara or Kathmandu.