We at Accessible Adventure Travels have always tried to live up to our responsibilities for creating programs that match our superb destinations. We never stop going the mile to achieve excellence. It is a way that we give back to the places we love by bringing in enthusiastic travelers to these amazing destinations. And that’s what we do best. The men and women at ‘AAT’, some of whom have been with us right from the start form a vital part in the operations undertaken by our team; a team well equipped to meet the challenges of the new age travel, and cultivated enough to gratify all savvy travelers. Our guides & porters are well experienced, and know when what to do and how to do it and believe in it, too.
Our tour leaders and staff are among the “select few” from the regions you will be visiting. They are here because of their native experience, knowledge, their wide international exposure and education. Most of our guides were born on the rugged mountains that you seek to trek in on your holidays. They share the experiences of their own lives and families, along with their influences and beliefs, which provides a deeper understanding of the local culture and people. Many lasting friendships have been formed between our travelers and local guides. They are a central part of what we call the‘Accessible’ Travel experience. Perhaps, what’s more important is that our team as a whole is a group of people who simply enjoy their jobs…& enjoy it to the hilt.
We are extremely committed to preserving the natural environment when we plan your holidays and make doubly sure that the area is kept clean on the conclusion of our programs. We strictly adhere to the norms of the International Porters Protection Group (www.ippg.net) and make sure our guides and porters are well equipped and geared to providing you flawless services, always keeping in mind at all times first and foremost; your safety and protection throughout your program.
Hari Kumar Shrestha Managing Director. He has been working in the Himalayan Mountain for over ten years first as a porter then eventually Government licensed guide. Becoming a city guide around Kathmandu and working as a tour operators in another agency, he got more courage to be expert in Nepals tourism. His exposure to travel and trekking made him realized to organize his own company to give at par services from his previous companies where he served for long time. He is the Managing Director of Accessible Adventure Pvt. Ltd., situated in business district of Thamel, Kathmandu. He completed his bachelor degree in Tourism Management and some foreign language courses. By guiding tourists all throughout Himalayan Region, he has vast knowledge about the culture, language of the local people of Nepal. He is as elected member for NATTA from over 1500 members as Executive member and Coordinating Tourism Management Department., which is easy to understand that he is well recocnize persona in trekking tourism in Nepal. Similarly, He is also an active person in social works. He is president of Junkiri Nepal; as a recognize NGOs president he is also elected as Joint-Secretary on dated February 2016 in NFN (NGO Federation of Nepal, Kathmandu). He is passionate about nature particularly mountaineering and environmentally aware of the surroundings to preserve not to exploit. He experience scaling a height over 6,000 meters. If you choose to glimpse adventure of the majestic beauty of the mountains in Himalaya, you will benefit from his vast knowledge, experience and passion of natures beauty.
Mr. Nabaraj Dhakal is a professional trekking guide, trekking leader, and climbing guide and has established his name under successful adventure entrepreneur after successfully leading a adventure trekking company in Nepal in collaboration with his other partners.The director of the company took birth in Manasalu region of Gorkha district where he gained the knowledge of culture, religion, nature and Himalayas etc. He had an amazing experience while trekking Annapurna, Everest, Langtang, and Upper Mustang. Nabaraj Dhakal, Managing Director of Accessible has been into tourism business since 2003. At the onset, he gathered experience and in-depth knowledge about this field by guiding trekkers to different regions of Nepal. This experience aroused his interest in this sector and hence, ended up as a partner in Accessible. Mr. Dhakal has started his trekking career as a porter in the very first and has been many places of Nepal, India Tibet as a professional Trekking and Tour leader.Being a part of Accessible, he constantly comes up with different ideas as to how to promote sustainable tourism in Nepal and also better the tourism business for not only Accessible but also for his country.He assures you to provide high standard personalized services with his well-equipped, well experienced crews.
Santosh Dhakalis one of our most experienced trekking guides in the Mountain. He worked as a guide for more than 10 years serving trekkers from different parts of the world. With over 10 years of experience in the tourism industry, He has acquired a wealth of information and knowledge about Nepal; including regional geography, religious beliefs, culture, and traditions. He is a very hardworking, sincere and loyal guide of Accessible Adventure since our establishment. He is originally from the mountain region of Nepal. He is very familiar with mountains and forest since childhood. He is very friendly with almost all parts of Nepal. He has made trekking in a different region of Nepal likeMt.Everest, Langtang,Annapurna, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, and many moreseveral times which made him one of our most reputed guide. Thank god..!!we were precocious regarding such probabilistic disasters so we had arranged well qualified trained guides of local inhabitants in a mountainous region for such climbing treks in high altitude who can tackle with such sudden obstacles. Mr. Santosh is also well known about all cultures, religions, and people in the Mountain region. He is a very funny, friendly and adventure seeker. He is a strong believer in Karma . His sincerity is his identity.
Your trekking in Nepal experience will be guided by our trained trekking guide Shiva Shrestha. Starting the career as the porter in 2004, now he is the government licensed trekking guide in Nepal with years of experience. He belongs from hilly region of Dhading and possesses the comprehensive knowledge of local tradition, culture, festivals and history. Along with fluency in English, he possesses the leadership quality and excellent interpersonal skills which is the necessity for every trekking leader. He has vast experience of trekking in Everest region, Annapurna region, Langtang region, Manaslu, and Upper and Lower Dolpo region of Nepal. You would surely love to embark for the adventure trekking with him.
After a few interactions with Lok, anybody will find him as a humble wise gentleman. Lok started working as a trekking guide since end of nineties. Lok has been working with Accesible Adventure since 2004 and is among Accessibles senior trekking guide. He is our most professional, experienced, knowledgeable, English speaking trekking guide. Lok has led trekking groups to most of the trekking trails of Nepal uncountable times. Some of them are Everest Base camp classic trail, Gokyo Lakes and Everest Base Camp Trek, Everest three passes trek, Everest View Trek, Annapurna Circuit Trek, Annapurna Base camp trek, Ghorepani Poonhill Trek, Langtang Valley Trek, Langtang Gosainkunda Trek, Manaslu Circuit Trek, Tsum Valley Trek, Upper Mustang Trek, Upper Dolpo trek, Kanchenjunga and Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek and many many others trails too.
Born amid the mountains of mid-western Nepal, Mangale(Popularly known as Ram) started working as a porter back in the nineties . Most trekking guides of Nepal start their career working as a porter for few years. After few years of working as a porter, he got trekking guide training and starting working as a guide. He has been working with Accessible Adventure since 2004 and popular as our most experienced, respectful, cheerful, friendly trekking guide. Anybody likes his company; our past clients who have once trekked with him prefer to go again with him for their next treks. Ram has trekked these trekking trails of Nepal uncountable times: Everest Base camp, Gokyo Lakes and Everest Base Camp Trek, Everest three passes trek, Everest View Trek, Annapurna Circuit Trek, Annapurna Base camp trek, Ghorepani Poonhill Trek, Khopra Danda and Mohare Danda trek, Langtang Valley Trek, Langtang Gosainkunda Trek, Manaslu Circuit Trek, Upper Mustang Trek, Upper Dolpo trek, and many many others trails too. He has also done pilgrimage trail in Tibet to Kailash Manasarovar several times in his life.
Shreekrishna is knowledgeable, goal-driven, dedicated, and experienced individual for handling cultural tours in heritage sites of Nepal. His depth knowledge and understanding on the issues of intercultural communication makes the heritage and cultural tour more effective for the travelers. Shreekrishna ensures effective communication and motivates diverse arrays of travelers possessing high degree of enthusiasm.He can speak fluently English and Spanish.Shree has taken the government approved Tourist Guide training from Nepal Academy of Tourism Hotel Management. He started to work as a freelance tourist guide few years ago through various travel agencies. He is also a life member of Tourist Guide Association of Nepal.
Having completing his masters degree in English, Mr.Maharjan has deep knowledge of culture, religion, history, politics, geography etc related to Nepals tourism scenario. He is fluent in Spanish therefore we are proud to have Rameshor with us as his English/Spanish is fluent and useful for the guests who plan their programs with us. Rameshor is outstanding in so many ways as a cultural tour guide. He is an honest, hardworking, and experienced a professional Tour Leader who has been working with us since last 7 years. While on tours with him he fulfills you with highly interesting adequate information about the places you visit. He equally promotes responsible as well as sustainable tourism.
Kipa is the experienced climbing guide in Nepal who is going to lead you towards peak of snow capped mountains. His involvement in this field is from 2006. We know him as the young and energetic leader with jolly character. He will understand your climbing/mountaineering capability and guides you to the snowy peaks accordingly. With the vast experience in climbing and mountaineering, he has successfully conquered the 7000 meters massif many times. With good hold in English, Nepali, Sherpa and Korean language he will be great leader, guide and the partner while climbing the peaks and make your holiday in Nepal a true adventure.
Born in the region of Makalu after finishing his school level education, Rengi Lakpa Sherpa came to Accessible Adventure, highly recommended through an acquaintance this year. He felt pleased to be working for a well-established trekking company. He has successfully climbed Mt. Everest on two occasions also has submitted some other well known peaks as well. We are proud on him to have a part of our company as a climbing guide. He has submitted many mountains and peaks in Nepal Tibet. We send him as a professional trek climbing guide in mountain with our expeditions clients. He is very honest as he is from Sherpa community too. He has good knowledge to communicate with clients and provide his best services.
Ang Tendi Sherpa has been to almost all trekking areas of Nepal like Annapurna, Everest , Langtang, Manaslu, Upper Mustang and many other Regions and specialized in Tibet India as well .He has submitted many mountains and peaks in Nepal. He takes both pride and pleasure in offering excellent service to our guests and is very capable and courteous. Starting his career in tourism industry as a porter and able to establish himself as a senior and the most respected trekking guides among Accessible Adventure Team. His main concern is travelers satisfaction and pleasure during the trekking climbing. His depth knowledge of trekking trails, mountains, geographical location, local culture, festivals and tradition helps tourist to explore the hidden secrecy of the places and enjoy a lot in trekking. We are proud to be Mr Tendi as a part of our company.
One of our dedicated and experienced trekking guides in our team, Mr. Bhatta is a resident of Gorkha District. Raised on the foothills of Himalayas, he has had successful trekking adventures to the Annapurna, Everest, Manaslu, Island Peaks and many other destinations. With proper knowledge about the local culture and traditions, Mr. Bishnu has been involved as trekking guide for the past 7 years. You are definitely in safe hands when you are with a trekking guide as professional as Mr. Bishnu who has travelled all over Nepal, to various tourist destinations.
This is a guide who is fond of strenuous travelling. A professional in the travel and tourism sector, he completed his Intermediate Level in Tourism Management; He has wide knowledge and experience in travel and trekking arenas of tourism, particularly some route adventures specialized in Annapurna, Everest Langtang. A reserved but open minded gentleman, Chhabi enjoys serving tourists at optimum levels where total customer satisfaction is at stake in this highly global competitive planet. This licensed guide is much experienced with a high level of expertise that brings much relief to guests who opt for holidays in the wild.
A lighthearted and dexterous individual, Mr. Rajendra Dhamala is a notable trekking guide. With a broad inventory of trainings received, he is a licensed guide and has validated his skills, throughout his association with our company. He is well-recognized in the tourism industry, due to his vast experiences in corresponding fields. His professionalism, diligence and desire to our serve clients is exemplary. Well acquainted to the areas he is stationed at, his knowledge of the localities is informative and convenient. He is a reliable and hospitable person, and has our highest regard for his work ethics and bona fide character.
Lakpa Sherpa is an experienced mountaineer who has an impressive history of climbing many mountain peaks with many different groups and climbers from all parts of the world. He has been in the industry for over ten years and is one of the most reliable trekking and mountaineering leaders that we are lucky to have. His confident nature and ability to handle any sort of situation in the mountains is what makes him a valuable companion to have during trekking and peak climbing journeys. Lakpa has climbed and summitted Mountain peaks like the Tukuche, the Island Peak, the Mera Peak, Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu and Lobuche among many others. His knowledge about the local culture and the terrains and his way of conveying information and ideas to the clients makes his very easy to be around with. With a soft-spoken personality but a strong confidence and reliability factor, Lakpa is one of the best climbing leaders we have. His climbing streak is nothing short of impressive and his endurance capabilities and experience in the field makes him one of the most dependable climbing leaders.
Deepak has been guiding trekkers through the mountainous trails of the Nepal Himalaya for more than ten years. Having grown up in the hills of Gorkha, he has a deep understanding of the mountains and lifestyle of the people living there. He has guided several groups to Everest Base Camp and other destinations in the Everest and Annapurna regions. He is a trained and licensed guide. He has received Trekking Guide training from Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management (NATHM). He has also completed a course in eco-tourism and wilderness first-aid from KEEP (Kathmandu Environmental Educational Project). Knowledgeable, patient, caring and considerate he is particularly adept at guiding elderly groups and families with kids.
Congenial, humble, knowledgeable and proactive, Bishal Gurung is one of the popular faces in our team. He is a licensed guide and has been working as a mountain guide for more than ten years. Hailing from the mountainous district of Dhadhing, Bishal spent the early part of his career as a Mathematics Teacher. His love for the outdoors and passion for adventure made him change his profession. He has led several trekking groups to EBC, ABC, Annapurna Circuit, Upper Mustang, Manaslu, Tibet etc. Shiva has also received a certificate in eco-tourism and wilderness first-aid from KEEP (Kathmandu Environmental Educational Project).
Mr. Santa is young and energetic guide and has adequate knowledge in guiding the Himalaya. Having sound experience in trekking sector brings with him rich experience and willingness to assist trekkers with professionalism and dedication. He value local culture, but equally respects others too. His constant support towards the organization has been helping hand to run it efficiently. Recently, he got licensed by Ministry of Tourism Hotel management tourist training center in Nepal and also holds a High Altitude First Aid Certificate.
Ramhari Dhamala is a field member of Accessible Adventure. He is a licensed trekking guide with over decade of experience in the field of travel and tourism. He was born in the beautiful village of Dhading and raised amidst the glories of Mother Nature. The hills, valleys, mountains, and rivers had always appealed to him. Following his lust for nature, he traveled to different places within Nepal and decided to work in the field of tourism. He went through intensive training for a trekking guide. Finally, he is here as a trekking guide in World Alpine Treks. He is friendly and cheerful in nature. Though young, he is responsible and well experienced.
Meena is from Kaski district in Annapurna region of Nepal. Trekking is her passion since her childhood as she grew up seeing trekkers and hikers stepping up the trials for trekking adventure. Following her dreams, she took female trekking guide as her profession and now she has more than decades of experience in this field. She has been to Everest, Annapurna, Langtang, Mustang and most of the trekking regions numerous times around Himalayan country Nepal. With in-depth knowledge of routes, culture, history and quick decision making ability, she will ensure your trekking adventure even more extra special.
Born and raised at Chitwan, possesses has more than 12 years of experience as tour and trekking guide. From her childhood she was exploring the Chitwan National Park, and now she is certified tour and trekking guide to major cities along major trekking sites like Everest, Annapurna and Langtang etc. She has taken tour and trekking guide as her profession and she is very passionate about it. With good sense of humor, she would surely bring a smile in your face and turn your trip into a really fun filled journey around the Himalayas.
Shanti is from the Solukhumbu district. She attended the Female Trekking Guide training conducted by Empowering Women of Nepal in 2003. Since then Shanti has been working for Accessible Adventure Trekking.She has undertaken technical rock and ice climbing training in Nepal and overseas. In 2011 she was part of a womens expedition and scaled Annapurna IV (7525m), Chulu West (6490m) and Tent Peak (5690m). Her area of expertise includes the Annapurna Circuit, Tilicho Lake and the Jomsom/Muktinath trek. She has vast experience of trekking in the Annapurna and Langtang regions and loves to trek and climb mountains. Shanti is known among her friends asthe lady with the beautiful smile.
Mrs. Alina has been in association with the tourism industry for over 12 years and has dedicated herself to this field. Her penchant for travelling and experiencing the splendor of nature has charmed her into making into her career. She describes nature as an integral part of his life, and strives to promote trekking and tourism. Combined with a dauntless and unwavering spirit, she attempts to make every trip, a recreation. Mrs. KC is a credentialed guide with an attachment to her surroundings, which empowers her to make the best use of her compassion and helps our clients connect with nature through trekking.
Uma is an easy-going good-natured cultural guide who has been with Accessible Adventure since the beginning. Her knowledge about the history and the culture of the people of Nepal makes her a most valued guide. She tends to give deep and insightful knowledge and information about various sites and destinations that you will be touring. Her deliverance of the information regarding the history and the lore behind the sites and the settings make for quite an enjoyable tour and adds more flavor to the trips. Having deep knowledge about the cultural aspects, Uma is an expert at conveying the stories that are associated with different destinations for a congenial cultural trip and tour.