As one of Nepal’s leading trekking agencies ‘Hiking Himalayas’ has been providing a high quality service to visitors to Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan and India for more than a decade. We offer more than 20 trips a year covering diverse area of interests, including, trekking, climbing, safaris, mountaineering, rafting, sightseeing, etc. We take time to understand the needs of our clients and are specialists at arranging tailor-made tours and treks to meet your specification. Our services meet the highest standards — our guides are all well trained and professional, our coverage extensive and our methods environmentally sensitive and culturally aware. We never compromise on quality and safety and our prices are fair.
Of course we cover the well worn trails that you would have read about in ‘Lonely Planet’ and ‘The Rough Guide’, et-al, but we are always on the lookout for new areas to be explored, and new and exciting activities to delight our guests. If you invest your time and money with us we promise to do our very best to ensure that your stay in the Himalaya is the most memorable experience of your life.
Nepal has a growing tourism industry. There are hundreds of trekking companies vying for your business and it is not easy to discern which company may best meet your needs. To simplify this process as best we can with regards to ourselves we humbly present the following for your consideration:-
1. We offer flexibility with regards to dates, itinerary and group size
Book your trek for any departure date and schedule that you prefer. You have the option of trekking by yourself, with your own group, or with one of our scheduled groups. We work closely with you and can also build a bespoke Itinerary to meet your specific requirements, ensuring you get the Himalayan experience you desire.
2. We have experienced, dedicated local guides
We select and train our own staff. They have extensive knowledge of the Nepal Himalayas, from altitude sickness to local customs. They work solely for our company and are therefore highly motivated and dedicated to meeting the needs of our guests. All of our guides are fluent in English and have years of trek leadership experience.
3. We operate a ‘responsible tourism’ policy
We are committed to responsible tourism. Hiking Himalaya’s policies aim to ensure that our expeditions comply with external guidelines that are socially, environmentally and culturally sound. We feel strongly that all our treks should protect the environment by minimizing pollution, respecting local traditions and religion, and bring benefit to the local communities. Low impact trekking/touring is the best way of preserving the beautiful yet fragile places we visit. We tread lightly, taking nothing but photos, leaving nothing but footprints. We are dedicated to doing our part to preserve the natural beauty of our country.
4. We arrange accommodation as per guest’s requirements
We wish to make your stay as comfortable and as memorable as possible. There is a bewildering array of hotels in Nepal. We can arrange accommodation, that meets your needs and budget.
5. We provide support to the local community
Annually, 2% of our net profits are earmarked for reforestation efforts and educational programs in the countryside villages. In addition our CEO Vishma Raj Nepal has initiated a program for educating and housing orphaned children in Kathmandu. Clients are welcome to participate in this program if they wish.
6. We have a wealth of experience and expertise that you can trust
We have been providing our services for 15 years. Over this period we have constantly revised our product in the light of our growing understanding and experience. Consequently, we have built a large and satisfied client base, as you can see by their testimonials on this website.
7. We care about your health and safety
Each of our guides carries a comprehensive med-kit and they are trained in its use.
8. We are rarely taken by surprise by events
Over the years we have built up an extensive network of contacts and friends throughout the regions in which we travel. They keep us informed of events as they happen, which means that we can be proactive in our planning rather than reactive.
9. Expertise and Experience:
Himalayas Treks and Expedition boasts years of experience in organizing trekking expeditions in the Himalayan region. Our team consists of highly skilled and knowledgeable guides who have extensive experience navigating the Himalayan trails, ensuring your safety and well-being throughout the journey. We possess a deep understanding of the region’s diverse landscapes, cultural heritage, and trekking routes, allowing us to provide you with an authentic and enriching experience.
10. Wide Range of Options:
We offer a diverse range of treks and expeditions to cater to varying preferences and abilities. Whether you are a novice hiker or an experienced mountaineer, we have the perfect adventure for you. From classic treks like Everest Base Camp and Annapurna Circuit to more challenging climbs such as Island Peak and Mera Peak, our itineraries are designed to suit different fitness levels and interests. We also organize expeditions to legendary peaks like Mount Everest and Kanchenjunga for those seeking the ultimate mountaineering challenge.
11. Safety and Well-being:
Your safety is our top priority. We follow strict safety protocols and guidelines, ensuring that our treks are meticulously planned and executed. Our guides are trained in wilderness first aid and have extensive experience in managing emergencies. We provide top-quality equipment and regularly assess trail conditions and weather forecasts to make informed decisions that prioritize your safety. Additionally, our itineraries incorporate proper acclimatisation schedules to minimise the risk of altitude-related illnesses.
12. Sustainable Tourism and Responsible Practices:
We are committed to practicing sustainable tourism and minimizing our impact on the fragile Himalayan ecosystem. We adhere to Leave No Trace principles, promoting responsible waste management and environmental conservation. We support local communities by employing local guides and staff, staying at locally owned accommodations, and engaging in cultural exchanges that respect and preserve the traditions and heritage of the region.
13. Personalized Service:
We believe in providing personalized service to our clients. From the moment you contact us for inquiries or bookings, our dedicated team will guide you through the entire process, addressing your specific needs and preferences. We understand that every adventurer is unique, and we strive to create tailored itineraries that meet your expectations, ensuring a memorable and enjoyable experience.
6. Cultural Immersion:
Our treks offer more than just physical challenges and stunning landscapes. We value the cultural richness of the Himalayan region and aim to provide opportunities for cultural immersion. Our itineraries often include visits to local villages, where you can interact with friendly locals, experience their daily lives, and gain a deeper appreciation for the Himalayan way of life. These cultural encounters add a unique dimension to your adventure, making it a transformative journey of discovery.
In summary, by choosing Himalayas Treks and Expedition, you can embark on a well-planned, safe, and unforgettable hiking adventure in the Himalayas. Our expertise, commitment to safety, sustainable practices, personalized service, and cultural immersion opportunities set us apart and ensure a rewarding experience that allows you to connect with nature and the local communities.
To provide you with an authentic Nepalese experience, our local experts are residents of the places. To ensure that every part of your journey is enjoyable and memorable, our office staff and skilled crews are always on hand.
Travelling in a small group of no more people provides and intimate experience where you will make lifelong friendships. while your guide and support staff are attentive to ensuring your travels are supportive and fully immersive.
Quality services at the best prices make our adventures great value for money. Having essential items like meals, sightseeing and national park fees included in the trip cost allows you to better budget
Hiking Himalayas Treks & Expeditions is the trade name for authorized government-licensed trekking and touring company in Nepal. We are committed to ensuring you have a safe and enjoyable holiday