Saipal Base Camp Trek

Mount Saipal Base Camp Trek is the most remote and wildest trek destination in Nepal. It positioned between Humla and Bajhang district. Most of travel agencies giving faulty information about the trek combining Mt. Api Saipal Trek. Mt. Api is different mountain and situated in Dharchula district and Mt. Saipal is situated in Humla and Bajhang district. If you like to trek Base Camp of Mt. Saipal than trek via Simikot, Humla district and if you like to trek in Southern Base Camp of Mt. Saipal than trek via Chainpur, Bajhang district.  We operate northern base camp route. Most trekkers trek up to Rani Kharka valley west face of Mt. Saipal. Rani Kharka valley is beautiful valley wide-open grassland of Tukchulung and Yultsodun communities. And many Khyampas of Bajhura district also graze their sheep in Rani Kharka valley. Actual Mount Saipal expedition Base Camp is from north east ridge of Mt. Saipal for that you need to walk up and down further four days and cross another high pass.

Mount Saipal Base Camp Trek trail lead from Simikot to Kairang and to Rani Kharka valley. We return back via Chala village, a village spectacularly set on a steep hillside and down to Yalbang village than continue to Simikot. Either you trek back to Simikot or trek along the Karnali valley to Bajura district and fly out from Kolti. We also operate wilderness Mount Saipal circuit trek starting from Bajhang and ending in Simikot, Humla.

Trip Facts

Best Season: May to October
Destination: Mount Saipal Base Camp Trek
Activity: High Altitude Trekking
Max. Altitude: 4500m.
Group Size: Minimum 2 pax
Activity Per Day: Approx 5-7 hrs

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu transfer to hotel O/N Hotel
Day 02: Morning preparation for trek afternoon fly to Nepalgunj O/N Hotel
Day 03: Fly to Simikot and trek to Dharapori O/N Camp
Day 04: Trek to Chhoila O/N Camp
Day 05: Trek to Palangla O/N Camp
Day 06: Trek to Kairang O/N Camp
Day 07: Trek to Rani Kharka Valley
Day 08: Exploration Saipal Base camp O/N Camp
Day 09: Trek to Chhoti Bari O/N Camp
Day 10: Trek to Chalang village O/N Camp
Day 11: Trek to Yalbang Gompa O/N Camp
Day 12: Trek to Kermi afternoon relax in hot spring O/N Camp
Day 13: Trek to Chauganfuya O/N Camp
Day 14: Trek to Simikot O/N Camp
Day 15: Fly to Nepalgunj and to Kathmandu O/N Hotel
Day 16: Sightseeing in Kathmandu O/N Hotel
Day 17: Drive to airport for return flight.

Trip cost includes:

  • All arrival and departure transport
  • All ground transport during trek
  • Twine sharing basis accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu and Nepalgunj
  • All camping with three meals a day during the trekking
  • Cook and Sardar and Porters
  • National park, trek permit fees and government royalties
  • Medical insurance of trekking staff
  • Domestic Airfare


Trip cost excludes:

  • International air ticket and Nepal visa fees
  • All kinds of drink during trekking
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Travel insurance and cost of medical services of client
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • Tips for supporting staff (Tips is expected)
  • Charted helicopter, plane and other transports in case of emergency


Available departures


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