Machhapuchhre model trek is also known as the Fishtail model trek. This is a newly explored and fresh trekking package in the Annapurna region. Fewer trekkers, majestic views of Mt. fishtail, unique culture and lifestyle of the ethnic dwellers and beautiful meadows are the major attraction of fishtail model trek. Though the destination is near to Pokhara city, this trek remains relatively untouched and less visited. The teahouse facilities are not yet developed on the trekking trail, we need to bring everything from Kathmandu or Pokhara.
The newly opened Fishtail model trekking is easily reachable, after half an hour drive from Pokhara trekking can be started immediately crossing the Mardi Khola (river), if the trekkers want to get immediately close mammal. So you can experience the perfect natural sites.
Machhapuchhre model trek offers a magic blend of the rich cultural heritage of diverse ethnic groups such as Tamang, Magar, Gurung, Dalit, Chetri, Newar and Brahmins, etc with the stunning vistas of snowcapped mountains includes Mt. Mardi Himal, Mt. Machhapuchre and Annapurna Himalayan range from the close proximity.
This model trek offers an opportunity to experience the blending of rich Flora and fauna, lush forests, species of birds, alpine flowers, wild animals and natural hot spring are supplementary attractions for trekkers of all kinds. The Mardi River Valley in Rivan and Lahachok area is an appropriate place for swimming, fishing and watching migrant birds. A natural Cave formed by rock and limestone and Tea garden is the other attractions of the areas. It seems to be the most pleasurable resting place on the lap of Nature. It is here that we can enjoy perfect peace and silence; while resting we feel like meditating.
Machhapuchhare Model trek is not a high altitude trek but the trek starts from the lowland city of Pokhara which is about 900m and reaches 4450m. This trek is fairly strenuous trek in the Annapurna region.