Machhapuchhre Trek

MACHHAPUCHHRE TREK OR FISHTAIL MODEL TREK

Mt. Machhapuchhre or Mt.Fishtail lies on Annapurna Region in west Nepal. The west face &base camp of Machhapuchhre  be covered with Annapurna base camp but the northern side of this mountain is recently explored & opened for trekkers with support of Trekking agents association Nepal ( TAAN). Machhapuchhre Model trek, an alternative to other short treks in this region, probes an un-crowded corner of the Annapurna Conservation Area under the shadows of the Lamjung Himal and the Annapurna II and IV. The trekking trail covers different ethnic villages and holds immense potential for trekking and hiking activities. This new trekking route offers pristine mountain views and scenic beauty of streams, rich vegetation along with the culture & art, lifestyle of the ethnic dwellers & genuine adventure so the trek is short & easy having different wilderness experience in the region. This area is rich on floore and Fauna as we can see Monkey,common leopard, Ghoral, Himalayan Thar and many more other animals can be seen. Many kind of Pheasant as Dhanphe, Kaliz, Monal can be seen on trekking trail. We can get Yarshagumba,Panchaunle,Jatamasi,Nirmashi, Chiraito and Lauth Salla in these region.The trekking program can be design according to the time interval of trekkers as this is village trek.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Best Months of Visit: February– June/ September - November
Accommodation:Tented camps or home stay in trek/ Hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Group size: 2 and above
Meal Plan: Full Board (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) in Trekking
Guide: English speaking guide with Cook & Helpers
Group Leader: Nepali group leader as per request of the group
Trek starts: Pokhara – Kaski
Trek ends:  Pokhara – Kaski
Departure Dates: upon request
Staffs: Trekking guide, Sherpas, Cook with all Kitchen / Camping crew
Trek Grade: 1, 2,3,4,5
Cost: Depends up on trekking arrangement

TENTATIVE ITINERARY

Day 01. Arrive at Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel
Day 02. Kathmandu city tour
Day 03. Drive or Fly to Pokhara
Day 04. Trek to Lachok - Ribhan
Day 05. Trek to Chichimle Kharka
Day 06. Trek to Khumai
Day 07. Trek to Korchung – Kharka
Day 08. Trek to Gibil - Takra
Day 09. Trek to Imu-Kwiwan - Langghalel
Day 10. Trek to Mardi Pool
Day 11.  Trek to Pokhara
Day 12. Pokhara sightseeing tour
Day 13. Drive or Fly back to Kathmandu
Day 14. Departure

COST INCLUDES

  • Trekking permit fees as per program
  • ACAP Fees and TIMS Permits
  • Food for trekking (Breakfast, lunch, dinner) in community House or camp.
  • All Camping & Kitchen equipments
  • Trekking Guide & necessary porters.
  • Local transportation Airport - Hotel - Airport by private vehicle
  • Domestic flight arrangement as per program
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara on bed & breakfast basis
  • Trekking insurance with Medical insurance for trekking staffs
  • Trekking allowance, food allowance for trekking crews
  • Land transportation for Trekking staffs
  • All Government Tax &Service charge to company

COST EXCLUDES

  •   PERSONAL equipment for Trekking likeTrekking poles & Sleeping bag
  •   Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal
  •   Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  •   Emergency Rescue evacuation incase needed
  •   Personal expenses
  •   PersonalTips for staff
  •   Filmy permit for National park only for shooting camera
  •   Bar bills & Beverages

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Trip Facts

  • Trip Days: 14 Days
  • Best Time: February - June / September - November
  • Difficulty: Moderate