Witness the incredible Annapurna range on the Mardi Himal trek - 11 days and explore an off-beat trekking route that goes through dense forests. Mardi Hike is an excellent venture in the east of the world-famous Annapurna Base Camp trek. To be more precise, east of Modi Khola, across the valley of Hiunchuli. It is a perfect trek for new trekkers who are looking for an adventurous journey but a less crowded trekking route.
Also referred to as the Mardi Himal Base Camp trek, the hike presents you with breathtaking landscapes and mountain panoramas of Annapurna I (8,091 m), Annapurna South (7,219 m), Mardi Himal (5,587 m), Fishtail (6,993 m), Nilgiri (7,061 m), Hiunchuli (6,441 m), Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), and numerous others. The entire trail ascends through dense rhododendron forests until you leave the tree line behind and walk along the ridge of Mardi Himal to the Base Camp.
The Mardi Himal trek route goes through different camps known as Forest Camp, Low Camp, and High Camp. To add the cultural essence to the Mardi Himal, we follow a different route while descending from the High Camp to Sidhing village. This part of the journey lets you experience the mountain village lifestyle and culture of the locals. Overall, this Mardi Himal is an ideal trekking package in the Annapurna region. You get to enjoy less crowded trekking, phenomenal sceneries, and off-the-beaten trekking routes. Fun fact, this Mardi Trip was only officially opened in 2012. So, you can understand why not many travelers have heard about Mardi trekking.
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Weather and Temperature in Mardi Himal Trek.
The weather and temperatures at Mardi Himal Trek is various throughout the year. They are defending by 4 different seasons summer, spring, winter and Autumn.
Spring Season for the trek
In Spring season the weather is perfect for trek. The sky above you head will be blue and crystal clear. The views of mountains won't be obstructed by any medias. In spring forest beauty is enhances by the colorful Rhododendron blossoms.
The average day time temperature is about 17 degree c. However it may go up to 20 degree c. The temperature at nights and early morning are colder but not so freezing.
Summer season (monsoon seasons) for trekking
Summer season is warm with heavy downpour and frequent monsoon rains. During summer season ,the views is obstructed by heavy clouds .thus usually views are not clear ,even though the weather is not favorable, if you are lucky enough you may catch the dirt free and beautiful scenic views after heavy downpours.
The summer season is warm with average temperature between 10 -23 degrees. However the temperature after rainfall and during nights and mornings drops to 5 degrees.
Trekking in Autumn Season
Autumn season arrives just after monsoon season. As monsoon has cleared the atmosphere autumn season has clean and dear environment. The mountain shines with grace when rays of sun strike it. The weather is much more favorable and satiable for trekking. There is low precipitation and hence low chance of rainfall. However it may rain little in early autumn in September. The day time temperature is around 20 degree c, whereas night time temperature is close to 5 degree Celsius.
Trek in Winter Season
Winter in mountain range means unbearable cold winter continues from December to February at Mardi Himal. The weather is extreme and unfavorable for trekking. The trekking trails are covered with piles of snow due to heavy snowfall. During winter season, the average temperature drops about to 5 degree, with every 1000m ascent in height. The days are a bit warm with temperature of 9-13degrees. But the temperature of morning and evening are freezing. At these times temperature reaches down to -10 degree Celsius.
Mardi Himal Trek Difficulty
There are many factors that make the Mardi Himal Trek a bit more difficult than the other famous long treks in the Himalayas. The terrain and the elevation play a huge role, along with no proper tourist infrastructure. A daily walk of 6 to 7 hours through the rough forested path is needed. The trekkers have to be fit.
Frankly, we believe anyone can do Mardi Himal trip package if they have the will and determination. Our full support makes the journey somewhat bearable. We arrange everything for you.