Highlights

  • Witness the mix of Buddhism and Bonpo culture.
  • Witness two high passes of 5000m and above.
  • Witness 800 years old monasteries.
  • Explore the rare flora and fauna of Humla region.
  • Know the Tibetan culture, tradition, rituals and their lifestyle.

About Limi Valley Trek

Humla-Limi Valley Trek ( The Hidden Himalaya)

To experience the rarely visited but completely beautiful trekking site and to get the sense of bathed in the beauty of nature one should go for Limi Valley Trek.To get ecstatic view of the Himalayas of Nepal, Limi Valley Trek is a must. Hilsa is the starting point of Limi Valley from where the longest river of Nepal 'Karnali' gets enter to Nepal border.The trek is rewarding as it offers chance to see Saipal (7031m), Byas Rishi, Api, Kanjirowa, Kanti, Gorakh Himalayas and Tibetan Himalayas like Mt. Kailash and Gorlamdanda. The Manasarovar Lake is cherry at the top of the trek .Trekking to Limi Valley also offers to visit 800 years old monasteries with their own historical values ,trekkers also get the chance to know the living styles,the traditions & the Tibetan culture of the people living in Limi Valley which are conserved & secured better than across the border..

The destination is popular for its flora and fauna. The region inhabits marmot, wolf, wild yak, blue sheep, wild horse, barking deer, musk deer, hare, Himalayan black bear and snow leopard.

People of this part are descendant of Tibetan origin. They still follow Tibetan culture, tradition and rituals.There are just 3 villages in Limi Valley named Til (least populated only with 30 families & closest to the Tibet-China border), Halji (touches otherside border to Burlang, Tibet) & Jhang (Limi's largely populated village with more than 300 peoples). Halji and Gombayok are popular villages of this area.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 2Kathmandu sightseeing
  • Day 3Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj
  • Day 4Fly to Simikot (2,950m) /Trek to Dhara Pokhari 2,400m
  • Day 5Trek to Salli Khola
  • Day 6Trek to Muchu ( 2,845m)
  • Day 7Trek to Sipsip
  • Day 8Trek over Nara La Pass (4,325m) /camp at Hilsa
  • Day 9Trek to Manepeme (3,720m)
  • Day 10Trek to Til (3,970m)
  • Day 11Trek to Limi
  • Day 12Trek to Yang
  • Day 13Rest day
  • Day 14Trek to Talung (4,370m)
  • Day 15Between the valleys/camp at Dhingba
  • Day 16Trek to Yakba
  • Day 17Trek to Simikot
  • Day 18Fly Nepalgunj and connect flight to Kathmandu
  • Day 19Departure to your country

Open all day to day itinerary

What to Expect

  • 3 nights of standard accommodation in Kathmandu,twin sharing (BB plan).
  • Accommodation in Nepalgung (twin sharing).
  • Restricted Area/Special permit for Limi Valley Trek.
  • Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
  • A government registered trekking guide (English speaking with license) & a local porter (1 porter with 2 trekkers).
  • Fooding, lodging ,Salaries & insurance of  the staffs.
  • Full camping service with 3 meals, cook, Sherpa staff and porters.
  • Hot drinks (Tea / Coffee) during the trek.
  • All road transport by private vehicles including airport pick up & drops.
  • Entry fees to monuments during the trek.
  • Both way domestic flight (Domestic flights KTM- Nepalgunj – Simikot- KTM).
  • Government taxes and TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System) permit.
  • One cultural show and farewell dinner.                         
  • Trip Completion Certificate.
  • First Aid Kit.            
  • International flights & Nepal entry visa. 
  • Airport departure tax.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Personal clothing and gears.
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Tips to guide and porter.
  • Cancellation fees, if any from your side.
  • Entrance fees to monuments during Kathmandu Sightseeing tour.
  • Unforeseen cost due to flight cancellation, weather conditions etc.
  • Food & Accommodation in Kathmandu ( also if earlier return to Kathmandu from Mountains due to any reason  than the scheduled Itinerary).
  • Personal nature of expenses (hot or extra shower, boiled water, Wi -Fi, laundry, battery recharge costs, etc).
  • Costs raised by conditions that are not under our control such as landslides, weather conditions, political unrest, illness, etc.

Useful Information

  • Make sure you have your all personal gears.
  • A day trip to the amazing view of Mansarover and Mt. Kailash.