Exploring Sherpa Villages and Himalayan Peaks

Leaders

Here are the Trip Leaders scheduled for this journey (please note that leader assignments are subject to change).

Lamichhane param

Param Lamichhane

Departure Dates: October 8-21, 2019, December 2-15, 2019, February 18-March 2, 2020, October 6-19, 2020, December 7-20, 2020, March 16-29, 2021

Param grew up in the Pokhara, Nepal, and has been guiding since 2005. He holds a master's degree in English and has travel all throughout Asia including Tibet, Dubai, Vietnam, and Malaysia. When he is not leading treks, he enjoys swimming and reading.

Magar bhala kaji

Bhala Kaji Magar

Departure Dates: November 8-22, 2019, December 22, 2019-January 4, 2020, March 3-16, 2020, April 1-14, 2020, October 27-November 10, 2020, February 16-March 1, 2021, March 30-April 12, 2021

Born in Namche Bazaar, the Sherpa “capital,” Bhala Kaji Magar graduated with studies in English, sociology, and anthropology and decided to take on the life of a trekking guide in his local mountains. He completed numerous training courses with ...

Shakya niraj

Niraj Shakya

Departure Dates: October 23-November 5, 2019, March 17-30, 2020, November 19-December 2, 2020, March 2-15, 2021

Not many can say they've trekked to Everest Base Camp—let alone more than 40 times—but that's exactly what Niraj has a passion for. Born and raised in Kathmandu, Niraj has explored many regions of Nepal including Annapurna, Mustang, and Pokhara. He has ...

Sherpa chhimi tenzing

Chhimi Tenzing Sherpa

Chhimi Tenzing Sherpa was born with trekking in his blood in the village of Namche Bazaar, Nepal, surrounded by the beautiful mountains of the Himalaya. His dad was a trekking guide for 35 years and Chhimi’s earliest expedition was at the age of 14, with ...