Firstly, the trip begins in Kathmandu and heads to Pokhara on an overland drive across the Prithvi Highway. The City of Lakes sits to the south of Mt. Machhapuchhre (6993m) and houses various tourist attractions. Then, the trip begins as you drive to Deurali and begin the trek. Next, the trek continues across isolated trails and reaches Forest Camp. From this stop, the trek resumes its original course and ascends north. The next part of the trek takes you to High Camp. From, here the views of the surrounding landscapes and mountains are quite sublime.
Finally, you begin the trek to the Mardi Himal Base Camp. The base camp offers a grand panorama of the Mardi Himal, Machhapuchhre, and the mountains in the Annapurna range. Then, trip heads down to Landruk . The first part of the trek takes you to Chhomrong. As you follow the Chhomrong River, the trail heads north to Bamboo village via Sinuwa. Then, the trail stretches through Gurung villages and settles at Deurali passing Hinku Cave on the way.
Further, the trek heads to the Machhapuchhre Base Camp with sublime views of the Himalayas. Then, the trail continues west to the Annapurna Base Camp. The final part of the route is a difficult one across moraines and snow. The base camp grants the view of the Annapurna I (8091m) along with other mountains in the Annapurna range. After exploring the base camp, you begin to retrace your path and reach Chhomrong. Then, you head to Ghandruk, which is the second biggest Gurung village in Nepal. Here, you can enjoy the ethnic culture and traditions of the Gurung people. A drive back to Pokhara brings the trip to be civilized. Finally, a long drive back to Kathmandu settles the trip.
Mardi Himal and Annapurna Base camp Trekking is designed to offer those trekkers who prefer to explore both the new trekking routes and the most popular route in the same trek with different tests.
Mardi himal is one of the mighty mountains, which is situated in Annapunrna Himalayan Range. It is hidden gem of the Annapurna range in term of it’s unspoiled culture and unexplored nature with virgin trail. Being Annapurna region is most popular trekking destination, Mardi Himal Trek is the least visited trekking in the Annapurna region where you will be able to have nearest view of Mardi Himal, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Annapurna south and Hiuchuli. Mardi himal route has newly opened homestay and lodge. You will be expecting basic foods and accommodation along the route .
Annapurna Base Camp
Annapurna Base Camp is one of the most popular trekking on the foothill of the Annapurna south specially intended for those who love to enjoy the flora and fauna, panoramic view of the Himalayan range in a comfortable way including Annapurna ranges, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail, Gangapurna, Himchuli and other Himalayan ranges. These wonderful views are arranged almost precisely in a circle about 10 miles in diameter with a deep glacier-covered amphitheater at the center. From this glacier basin, known as the Annapurna Sanctuary, the Modi Khola cuts its way south in a narrow gorge fully 12,000 ft. deep. Further south, the gorge opens up into a wide and fertile valley, the domain of the Gurungs.
At Nepal Alternative Treks and Expedition, we put our efforts to create and operate trips to various parts of Nepal. We have a great team of skilled guides and porters to assist travelers. Thus, we provide our finest people and services to cater to your needs. Also, we allow you to change the itineraries as per your liking easily.