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Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu Airport (1,400 m)

Stop At: Tribhuvan International Airport, Ring Rd, काठमाडौँ 44600, Nepal
Our airport representative will be receiving you at Tribhuvan International airport, Kathmandu. S/he will be displaying an “Ace the Himalaya” signboard outside the airport terminal. You will then be received and transferred to your respective hotel in our private tourist vehicle.

Note: On the day of your arrival, there will be a pre-trek meeting. During the meeting we will introduce you to your trek leader/guide. Please seek this opportunity to ask questions about the trek. We will also supply you with our trek duffel bag and cap. For the meeting, please make sure you bring your passport, three copies of passport-size photos, and a readable copy of your travel insurance policy. We will ask you to sign a legally binding trip form as well as a non-liability disclaimer.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Three-star hotel

Day 2: Drive to Pokhara by a Tourist Bus - 7 Hours

Stop At: Pokhara, Nepal
An early morning drive on a tourist bus takes you to Pokhara, the city of lakes. Pokhara is at a distance of 200 km from Kathmandu. It takes almost 6-7 hours to reach to this beautiful city. The drive will give you an opportunity to have a look at the beauty of flora, fauna, the diverse demography, beautiful mountain ranges, the raging Trishuli, Marshyangdi Rivers and plenty of rivulets along the way. As soon as you reach Pokhara, you will be transferred to a hotel.
Duration: 18 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Three-star hotel

Day 3: Drive to Kande - 1 hour and Trek to Australian Base Camp (2060 m) - 3 hours

Stop At: Australian Camp, Lumle 33700, Nepal
After breakfast we head out for Kande on a jeep. The drive to Kande where our trek begins is of 1 hour. As we reach there, we begin our trek on the beautiful trail and walk upwards to the Australian Base Camp for about 3 hours. Australian Camp is a beautiful village best known, where on a clear day you can see an unobstructed view of the Himalayan Mountains of Annapurna range, Machhapuchhre, Manaslu range and also beautiful green hills.
Duration: 18 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Guesthouse

Day 4: Trek to Forest Camp (2600 m) - 6 to 7 hours

Stop At: Deurali 33700, Nepal
After breakfast in the morning, we head out to reach Forest Camp which will take almost 6 to 7 hours of walk. The trail is slightly downhill from Base Camp to Pothana (1950 m) and again ascends to Deurali (2100 m). At Deurali there is a signboard pointing towards right saying “Forest Camp”. This will be the path we follow to reach the destination. The trail enters a quiet jungle of oak trees, maples, rhododendrons etc. After walking for few more hours, we reach Forest Camp.
Duration: 15 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Guesthouse

Day 5: Trek to Low Camp (3050 m) - 6 to 7 hours

Stop At: Mardi Himal Low Camp, Lwang Ghalel 33700, Nepal
After walking a steep climb for about few hours, we are out of the forest and onto a grassy ridge. The ridge is sometimes full of snow. The mountains seem to grow closer to you as you walk towards the Low Camp. After walking for around 6 to 7 hours you reach Low Camp at the afternoon. Enjoying a good sip of tea, you can acclimatize and capture the best views of the up close Annapurna South and Mt. Machhapuchhre.
Duration: 16 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Guesthouse

Day 6: Trek to High Camp (3900 m) – 4 to 5 hours

Stop At: Mardi Himal High Camp, Mardi himal trek, ल्वाङ घलेल 33700, Nepal
We wake up early this day for the beautiful view of sunrise through the mountains. After early breakfast, we head on to the trekking trails. We walk on the grassy ridges which during winters are filled with snow. The trail ascends throughout the walk up to the High Camp. We walk above the tree line and the temperature reduces along the path. After walking for almost 4 to 5 hours, we finally reach High Camp.
Duration: 16 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Guesthouse

Day 7: Trek to Upper View Point (4,250 m) –-2.5 hrs / Base Camp (4,500m) - 4 hrs and Trek to Low Camp (3,050 m) - 6 to 7 hrs

Stop At: Mardi Himal High Camp, Mardi himal trek, ल्वाङ घलेल 33700, Nepal
Today we wake up early in the morning and walk for few hours to reach the Upper view point or Mardi Himal Base Camp. The view of the Annapurna Sanctuary can be clearly seen. The panoramic views of South face of Mt. Annpaurna, Himchuli and Machhapuchhre (Mt Fishtail) is truly rewarding. It’s time to experience the accomplishment of our journey to Mardi Himal base Camp. After spending few hours here, we return back to the High Camp for breakfast. After having lunch and resting for some time at High camp, we walk down for 2 hours and reach Low Camp.
Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Guesthouse

Day 8: Trek to Sidhing (1,700 m) – 5 hrs and Drive back to Pokhara - 3 hrs

Stop At: Pokhara, Pokhara, Gandaki Zone, Western Region
Today is the last day of trekking. We start our day with a descent down the trail to Sidhing village added with the drastic change in elevation. After walking for around five hours we will reach Sidhing where we stop for lunch. Then, we drive back to Pokhara in 4WD jeep. Upon reaching Pokhara, we celebrate the successful trek to the Mardi Himal.
Duration: 15 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Three-star hotel

Day 9: Drive back to Kathmandu by a Tourist Bus - 7 hours

Stop At: Kathmandu, Kathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region
We head out for Kathmandu in a tourist bus. Enjoying the last glimpse of the beautiful Himalayas, we return back to Kathmandu. The journey will be of 7 total hours. Upon arrival at Kathmandu, our representative will meet and transfer you back to the hotel.

In the evening we will have a farewell dinner in a traditional Nepalese restaurant with cultural performances.
Duration: 20 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Dinner: Farewell dinner in a Nepali restaurant with cultural performances
Accommodation included: Three-star hotel

Day 10: Transfer toInternational Airport for Your Final Flight Departure

Stop At: Tribhuvan International Airport, Ring Rd, काठमाडौँ 44600, Nepal
The trip ends, our Airport Representative will drop you to the Kathmandu international airport for your flight departure from Nepal.
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Tribhuvan International Airport, Ring Rd, काठमाडौँ 44600, Nepal

Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up from the airport even if you arrive earlier.

Airports

  • Tribhuvan Airport, Kathmandu Nepal
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
10 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 9x Breakfast
  • 6x Dinner
  • 6x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 9 nights
  • Airport transfers
  • Twin-share/double in a three-star hotel in Kathmandu (2 nights) and Pokhara (2 nights)
  • Tourist bus between Kathmandu & Pokhara and tourist vehicle for Pokhara-Kande-Siding-Pokhara route
  • Licensed English-speaking trekking guide
  • Guesthouse accommodation during the trek in twin-share and dormitory rooms (5 nights)
  • 1 porter for two clients
  • Permits for trekking
  • Airfare from Kathmandu - Lukla - Kathmandu
  • Free Ace the Himalaya duffel/kit bag and sun hat (yours to keep)
  • Down jacket & sleeping bag for the trek (to be returned)
  • All government taxes, VAT, tourist service charges and official expenses
  • Entry/Admission - Pokhara
  • Entry/Admission - Australian Camp
  • Entry/Admission - Deurali
  • Entry/Admission - Mardi Himal Low Camp
  • Entry/Admission - Mardi Himal High Camp
Exclusions
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Travel insurance which covers emergency high-altitude rescue & evacuation
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa
  • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • Tips for guide and driver (Tipping is expected)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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