Trip Difficulty: Moderate
Trip Style: Trekking and Tour
Transport: Private Vehicle / Tourist Bus
Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel + Tea House Lodge
Group Size: 2
Max Elevation: 4100 m
- Walkthrough less crowded peaceful trekking trails of the Annapurna region
- Enjoy the spectacular views of Mardi Himal, Mt. Machhapuchre, and the Annapurna range
- Travel along with rhododendron forest, high Himalayas, terraced farmland
- Experienced and practicing Yoga and Meditation by professional yoga instructor
- Daily yoga and meditation in the pristine nature and environment
Mardi Himal Yoga and Meditation trek is the most famous ultimate yoga and meditation trek in the Annapurna region of Nepal. Soul cleansing Mardi Himal Yoga and Meditation trek allows you to learn, and practice yoga and meditation, along with trekking to the base camp of stunning Mardi Himal. Unarguably, this trek is one of the finest spiritual yoga treks in Nepal. Practicing yoga and meditation let alone help you to achieve a peaceful body and mind but when you do it in the serene Himalayas, it doubles the benefits of yoga and provides you the inner strength to face the challenges in life.
If you are looking for a combining yoga and trekking in the Himalayas with a certified professional yoga instructor, then Mardi Himal Yoga and meditation Trek is the most preferable trek for you. Surrounded by the panoramic views of Annapurna ranges, and other high Himalayas, you will meditate early in the morning. It is considered the best time for meditation; this will help you to keep energetic and full of life during the trek. Throughout the trek, you will follow the routine of waking up before the sun. After listening to the melodious bird song at the foothill of Annapurna massifs, and the Mt. Machhapuchre, you will participate in practicing yoga and meditation with your yoga instructor. Some of the major highlights of the Mardi Himal yoga and meditation trek include the tranquility of the trail, peaceful nature walk through the dense forest, dotted with rhododendron forest, snow-capped mountain tops, and not to mention it is a yoga and meditation trek that involves an hour-long meditation with some cool yoga postures that you will cherish for a lifetime.
With our 11 days Mardi Himal Yoga and Meditation Trek, you will have an amazing experience of doing yoga and meditation in a serene natural environment within the backdrop of the Himalayas. Your spiritual awakening journey starts with a scenic drive to the peaceful city of Pokhara and goes through the Australian Base Camp, High Camp, Low Camp, and High Camp. On your way, you can experience the breathtaking views of Mt. Machhapuchre, Annapurna south, Hiuchuli, and Mardi Himal itself. Along with yoga and meditation, this trek also rewards you with exotic flora and fauna, wonderful sceneries, beautiful nature, diverse culture, and panoramic views of mountain massifs.
Yoga and Meditation Trek in the Himalayas
Yoga and meditation help you to manage the stress and anxiety of your life. Combining breathing exercise, meditation, and poses sure benefits mental and physical health but when you choose to do yoga and meditation in the calm Himalayas, you can enhance your spirituality. Mardi Himal yoga and meditation trek offers you a daily practice of yoga and trekking in the stunning landscapes of the Himalayas.
If you are feeling tired with your hustling and bustling city life and planning for a short effective and meaningful trek to the Himalayas, then Nepal Adventure Team welcomes you to 11 days of Mardi Himal Yoga and Meditation Trek that completely drop into the stillness. No wonder Mardi Himal yoga and meditation trek is gaining its popularity day by day that lets you discover the spiritual experience that comes your way.
Passport & Visa
All foreign nationals, except Indian citizens, need visas to enter Nepal. Getting a visa must be the easiest one though. You just have to go to the Nepalese Embassy/consulate in your country or it can also be obtained upon your arrival at Kathmandu International Airport. To get a visa, you need to bring 2 pp size photos, visa fees, and a valid passport.
Tourist Visa Fees: 3 days transit visa - Free of Cost
15 Days – 30 USD
30 Days – 50 USD
90 Days – 125 USD
For more information, please contact the Department of Immigration.
Tel: 00977-1- 4429660 | 4438862 | 4438868 | 4433934
E-mail: [email protected]
Transportation in Mardi Himal Yoga Trek
For Mardi Himal Yoga Trek transportation is a deluxe tourist bus to Pokhara and back to Kathmandu and airport pick up and drop and drop to Phedi (Trek starting point) will be a private vehicle and back to Pokhara by Local bus from Sedding. All the cost is already included unless otherwise noted.
Travel insurance is a must when you travel abroad. Therefore before you come to Nepal, please make sure you have your insurance documents with you since our insurance companies cannot insure foreign nationals. Because of the reason that they cover all the expenses if you face some unfortunate happenings and you have to be rescued or medically assisted during the trip or if your belongings are lost or stolen.
Mardi Himal Yoga Trek is a newly opened and unbeaten trail and we have a guide and porter cum guide for a single traveler to give you company on the trek. We have arranged for a single traveler to pay for a single trip only. He has to share the accommodation with other people of same-sex though while he can also join the other groups.
Foods and Accommodations in Mardi Himal Yoga Trek
All meals are provided during the Mardi Himal Yoga trek while only breakfast is included in Kathmandu and Pokhara. Generally, traditional Nepalese (Daal, Bhat, curry, and pickle), Tibetan, Continental, Indian and other cuisines are available in the Mardi Himal Trek in local lodges/teahouses. There will also be a welcome and farewell dinner for guests in Kathmandu. In Kathmandu, you'll be staying in the best quality standard hotel, on a twin-sharing basis. On trekking, accommodations are simple yet comfortable on-mountain lodges. Toilets and bathrooms need to be shared in some teahouses.
Note: Single room is always available but only on special request and spending extra bucks.
Health and Fitness Required
No previous experience is required since it’s a moderate Mardi Himal trek. But you being a healthy person, physically and mentally is very important. It is better if we prepare ourselves a few days/weeks prior to the start of the trek by jogging and running regularly since will be walking a lot of ups and downs in the hills, ridges, villages, and mountains. Participants with pre-existing medical conditions should inform us beforehand.
First Aid Kit/High Altitude Sickness
Nepal Adventure Team strongly suggests that you have your own personal first aid or medical kit even our team has also first aid medical kit bag. Mardi Himal Trek takes you to some high altitudes though not much but the slow walks and regular stops between the walks will help you acclimatize to high altitude saving you from the high altitude sickness called AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness). Gaining altitude without proper consideration of AMS is fatal.
Your Guide and Porter
Mardi Himal Yoga Trek takes you to remote places over high altitudes (4100m), the leader should have a piece of significant knowledge in the field so that he can wonderfully and safely lead you there clearing any obstacles on the way. We, Nepal Adventure Team can proudly say that our guides are highly qualified for the role. They are fully trained, experienced, and licensed. They have undergone a whole lot of training to make themselves useful in various situations and to make your journey a smooth and pleasant one. Our porters are always fully equipped with the gears they need and as per the company policy, they are always insured and completely looked after. They are our backbone. We allow a maximum weight of 25kg to be carried by one porter. We make sure that they are well paid and well treated.
Best Time to Trek in Mardi Himal
The best time for trekking to the Mardi Himal Yoga Trek is Spring (March to May) and Autumn (September to November or till December) because the weather is warm and moderate while the view and visibility are the best. The winter is also somehow fine but the monsoon is the less frequented time because of the occasional heavy rain and when the roads might be troublesome.
Mardi Himal Trek Equipment and Packing Lists
After booking with Nepal Adventure Team, please pack necessary items as listed:
- Travel documents: passport, visa (if you have), travel insurance, air tickets, voucher, passport photo (x 2)
- Bank card or credit cards, travelers' cheques, etc
- Comfortable boots and runners/sports shoes.
- 6-8 pairs of socks woolen/cotton.
- Fleece jacket, Down / Duvet Jacket, and Rain / windproof jacket.
- Gloves- 2 pairs.
- T-shirts 4-6 pcs, shirts (woolen/cotton).
- A cap for day and a woolen hat or Balaclava for evening/morning wear.
- Short and tracksuits.
- Sleeping bag (4 seasons) with inner liner.
- Large and small towels.
- Water bottle.
- Sun /snow glass.
- Ski / walking poles(optional but useful).
- First Aid/medical kit.
- Duffel Bags(carried by porters or animals).
- Torch / Flashlights with spare batteries.
- Pen knife/ Swiss knife.
- Scarf/mask (for dust and wind).
- Personal hygiene stuff.
- Any other extras you feel are necessary like binoculars, cameras, books, journals, and more.
Mardi Himal Trek has been a long newly opened in the Annapurna region in Nepal, so the itineraries are modified and moderated in such a way that you can take it easy and slow. DO NOT RUSH AND ENJOY. There is plenty of time and the guide will keep track of you all the time. It might be a bit harder or a bit colder but you will get used to it.
Every traveler is different and they spend their own way. Some spend on food and drinks while others on souvenirs. Either way, consider your own spending habits and also tipping, emergency fund ($200), etc before you pack up and leave.
Trip Specific Safety
Your guide is always there for your safety concerns and looking after your valuables. But you have to be equally careful. Carry some sort of wallet or belt for your important documents and money. The hotels have a safety deposit box where the lock is recommended before passing the luggage.
A Couple of Rules
Possession or use of any illegal drug is totally intolerable. It is because of the law that respects the local people and their culture. The group will be expelled in such a case.
Nepal Adventure Team strongly believes that we all are equally responsible to act in favor of the local people and the surrounding environment. Our clients too have an important role to
- Respect the local laws, customs, and beliefs
- Always ask for permission before doing something in the local or consult to the leader
- Keep the area the same as you found it as, wherever you go and dispose of rubbish
- Support local skills to encourage positive sides of tourism.
Feedback and Reviews
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