This trek starts from Simikot which is situated at an elevation of 2910 meters and climbs up to Nara La pass (4530meters) and make a loop back to Simikot via Limi valley through scenic Nyalu La (4950m). This tough but rewarding trek offers the opportunity to meet the friendly villagers of upper Humla. Visit the monasteries that are 400-1000 years oldand experience the unique culture of the past still in practice. Added to this is a scenery of pine-forested Karnali gorge and beautiful Saipal and Nalakankad mountain range. The area untouched by modern changes and believed to be the present form of mythical Shangri-la. (Listed on Steve Razetti’s Top 10 treks in the world.) Travelers have to fly Simikot via Nepalgunj, the regional hub of Western Nepal.
Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu – transfer hotel – tour briefing Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Day 03: Transfer airport – Fly Nepalgunj – transfer hotel Day 04: Transfer airport – fly Simikot (2910m) Hotel / camp Day 05: Trek Simikot to Dharapori (2300m) Day 06: Dharapori to Salli Khola (2700m) Day 07: Salli Khola to Tumkot (2920m) Day 08: Rest day with exploring the village Day 09: Tumkot to Yari village (4100m) Day 10: Yari village to Hilsa and cross border o/n at Taklakot (3800 m) Day 11: Drive to Manasarovar lake Day 12: Drive to Tarchen Day 13: Trek to Dirafuk Day 14: Trek to Zuthulfuk via Dolmala Pass(5600 m) Day 15: Trek to Tarchen and drive back to Taklakot Day 16: Drive to Hilsa exit border and trek to Manipeme Day 17: Manipeme to Til, (4100m) Day 18: Til to Halji (3600m) Day 19: Halji to Jang hot spring (3800m) Day 20: Rest day Day 21: Jang hot spring to Talung Day 22: Talung to Singjungma over Nyalu la pass (4500m) Day 23: Singjungma to Langdok Base – About 5 hrs Day 24: Langdok Base to Dhinga Laga (3250m) Day 25: Dhinga Laga to Simikot Day 26: Fly Nepalgunj / Kathmandu Day 27: Free day in Kathmandu Day 28: Fly back home
A spectacular trek from Simikot through Humla to the Tibet border and then the Kailash Kora followed by a road trip through Tibet and back to Kathmandu. Firante Treks took care of everything and guided us on a fascinating journey to the most holy of mountains