Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Why Travel With Us
Above the Himalaya Trekking (p) Ltd is a fully licensed and registered company in the Government of Nepal, has been providing Treks/Tours in the Himalaya since a long time. Our elite team consists of dedicated, young and most of all experienced trekking/mountaineering /expeditions professionals, who have been involved in the travel sector since a long time. We specialize in treks and tours which will be a life time experience for our customer either in Nepal, India, Tibet or Bhutan. We offer tailor-made treks, customized for every client. We are running a tailor made trekking who fulfills every client's aspect. We believe in the quality of a personalized service, and we offer a wide variety of different treks that will suit both for inexperienced and experienced trekkers. Whether you have two days or two months to spend in the mountains, we can design a tailor-made itinerary to suit your needs.
Here are the reasons why you should book your trek with us!!!!
Above the Himalaya Trekking Company was established by a group of dedicated, young and experienced trekking mountaineering / Expeditions trekking guides and tour leaders. . During our working lives we have provided thousands of adventure and pleasure trips. Because of our quality, safe, friendly and economic service, many of our clients have now become our friends .We always believe in work and quality. All our staff is trained and has insurance and free access to equipments. The salaries are above average.. Our porters carry a maximum of 25 Kg. and they are paid well and totally equipped and insured. Medical care if needed is for everyone in the expedition.
Our top priority is the safety and security of our customers and staff during all of our trips. Our leaders are all thoroughly trained and highly experienced in leading groups through the Himalayas . They all have a special training in first aid and as well in crisis management. In the rare case of an incident occurring on the trek they can organise a rapid medical evacuation. We carry first aid kits on all of our tours, which is readily available for both customers and staff. We are constantly in communication with our field office and monitor all aspects of government and weather issues that might affect your trip. Also, we are always available on hour 24 hours emegency phoneline. During remote treks, where the nearest village might be a very long walk, our staff carries a satellite phone for communication and in case of emergency helicopter rescue is available.
Guaranteed and Quality Service:
Our organised treks and tours are always guarenteed and of high quality. We have an excellent record of customer satisfaction and continued succes has led us to expand our range of services.
We are proud to say that besides our main activity, trekking in Nepal, we now also offer mountainbiking tours, rafting, expeditions, hotel reservations, wildlife safaris, and tours (including trekking) in Tibet and Bhutan .
We've done all the planning for you! Our Tour and Trek leaders have found the best places to eat, sleep and sightseeing. Experienced tour/Trek guides will share their knowledge about the places you'll visit, and often you'll be treated to private entrances to sights and other special activities you couldn't arrange on your own. So sit back, relax and enjoy the moment-after all, you're on vacation.
Trained & skilled staffs:
All of our guides have trained for and attained a Trekking Guide license provided by the Government.
All our Guides are highly trained and skilled in First Aid, Altitude Issues and Environmental Protection.
Our trip leaders are knowledgeable about the Nepali Culture, Environment and Customs. Our professional and experienced guides take care of the myriad of trip details, making sure everything runs smoothly and everybody has fun.
We search out the best leaders for each of our adventure tours.
Our guides can speak fluent English, a few of them speak additional languages (French, German, Spanish and Japanese. They all are versed in Nepali culture, history, religions, and art, and always will do their best to reveal the genuine Nepal to you. However, their first priority is always safety, maintaining health, security and hygiene before doing anything else!
We can offer accommodation suitable for all budgets and have a good relation with five star deluxe hotels, tourist class hotels, and small cozy guesthouses, both in the cities as in the outer areas. Our goal is to offer you accommodation which feels like a home away from home, which will meet your wishes and budget.
Fresh and Hygienic Food
During camping treks, expeditions and safaris, we will offer you always fresh, organic and hygienically prepared food which is served by our private cooks. You can have wonderful international dishes, ranging from Italian, Mexican, Indian and other western foods. Of course we can also offer you typical Nepalese food! We always use purified water for washing vegetables and fruits, and for washing dishes and glasses. During treks to high altitude we will adjust our food offered with suitable food to prevent altitude sickness and to provide a healthy nutrition. Beverages include Nepali tea, coffee and hot chocolate.
We provide the most modern, lightweight equipment, specially designed for trekking and climbing both for our clients and our staff.
Competitive, Fair and Fixed price:
Our prices are extremely competitive. We insist on cutting administrative and advertising costs to avoid building them into our prices. We also maintain good relationships with hundreds of hotels and Airlines that give us their best offers. Our prices are the same for everybody, no hidden costs and no commission.
We run Eco friendly treks and tours, and do anything to try and prevent activities that will directly harm nature and cultural heritage. Our guides are very sensitive for preserving the beautiful nature of the area and they all receive regular training on this subject by national and international NGO, INGO and others.
A part of our profit goes directly to a local community. We try to develop activities such as homestay trekking programs, introduce new trekking routes in the country side, porter trainings, education etc...
We always give something back to the areas where we are working, and are supporting schools, orphanage houses, recycle projects and help disabled people.
Female Guide and Porters:
Above the Himalaya trekking can offer both male and female porters and guides.
Even though we have excellent recommendations and experiences from single female trekkers about our male guides, we do understand that some prefer to be accompanied by only women staff.
Above the Himalaya welcomes all students to Nepal , we can offer you cultural tours, volunteer projects and other type of educational activities.We offer a 10% discount for students, to apply for this discount we require the student ID details while booking your trip.
We have been involved in local charities for years now and a percentage of your tour costs goes towards helping these charities. If you are interested to visit the places and see what your contribution has provided we can include this in your tour programm.