Humla Limi Valley Trek locates in the northwest part of Nepal. It’s a beautiful and remote trek that you would like to visit in Himalayan. The primary transportation of the Limi valley trekking area is mules, donkeys and horses.
The locals are the descendants of Tibetan. They have their norms, culture and traditions and even their dialect. You will be able to notice that their customs are well preserved. Their primary income is animal husbandry, and some other income will be trading of goods.
There will only be a limited permit issued every year, and this is to protect the fragile ecosystem of the Limi Valley trek route.
You would get to see the panoramic scenery of the Himalayas such as Saipal, Byas and Rishi. Besides the view, prepare yourself to have the opportunity to find rare flora and fauna, like blue sheep, wolf and wild yak.
The starting point of the Humla Limi Valley trek will be at Simikot. You will be trekking through a pine forest. You will have the chance to meet up with local Hindu and Buddhist people in their traditional attire along the way. You will pass through farming areas of the local people.
There will be barley, buckwheat, potatoes and rice. There is a beautiful monastery along the trek which is Namkha Khyung Dzong Monastery. This Monastery is the biggest in the region. There is a big statue of Sakyamuni Buddha inside the Monastery. Along the way, there may be chances to see some mountain goats and blue sheep! So look out for it.
Don’t miss your chance to visit remote Limi valley of Humla, far western Nepal. Contact us to plan Limi valley trekking trip for you.
Limi Valley Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj(150m) – 1 hour.
Day 02: Nepalgunj to Simikot(2,970m) flight & Trek to Dharapuri(2,280m) – 6 hours.
Day 03: Dharapuri to Kermi(2,670m) – 5 hours.
Day 04: Kermi to Ghumsa Khola Valley(3,400m) – 6 hours.
Day 05: Ghumsa Khola Valley to Dharmasala(4,000m) – 7 hours.
Day 06: Dharmasala to Talung(4,380m) – 8 hours.
Day 07: Talung to Jang(4,070m) – 6 hours.
Day 08: Acclimatization day at Jang.
Day 09: Jang to Halji(3,680m) – 6 hours.
Day 10: Halji to Til(3,710m) – 6 hours.
Day 11: Til to Manepeme(3,960m) – 9 hours.
Day 12: Manepeme to Hilsa(3,740) – 5 hours.
Day 13: Hilsa to Palbang(3,390m) – 8 hours.
Day 14: Palbang to Muchu(2,930m) – 5 hours.
Day 15: Muchu to Chumsa Khola(3,400m) – 6 hours.
Day 16: Chumsa Khola to Dharapuri(2,280m) – 6 hours.
Day 17: Dharapuri to Simikot(2,970m) – 6 hours.
Day 18: Fly back to Nepalgunj & Kathmandu – 1 hour. Overnight at a Hotel.
Limi Valley Trek Permit
Humla Limi valley trekking permit will cost US$ 50 per person for the first seven days and after that US$7 per day per person.