GPO Box: 10413, Kathmandu, Nepal
TeL 4414328, 4384877
URL: www.himalayahiking .com
Representation in the STN
Name: Rupchandra Gurung
Designation: Managing Director
Year of establishment: 1995 AD (2052 BS)
Short description or profile of the organization
Himalayan Ecological Trekking is a company of Travel and Trek professionals devoted to the provision of good customer service. The company established in 1995. HET has been founded by the 5 to 17 years expertise in trekking and travel field.
HET always remains sincere to its promise to protect our fragile nature and Keep it intact, whenever trekking and expeditions either to the Himalayas or trans-Himalayas regions are organized. So that our children and grandchildren won’t be deprived from the pleasure what their ancestors use to have by getting so close to wilderness. HET is operating it's trekking groups mostly to the remote and non-tourist area in nature such as Kanchenjungha, Olangchung Gola, Toke Gola, Kimathanka in the far eastern regions. Rolwaling, Ganesh Himal (A complete non tourist areas) in mid east-west Nepal and Dolpo, and Saipal Himal region in western Nepal besides the major trekking routes.
Since last 13 years, HET has been operating its tours to Tibet. Its tours are conducted mostly to far western Tibet including Ali and Guge kingdom including holy Mt. Kailash and lake Manasarowar as well as tour prolongation to Central Tibet focusing to experience of more Tibetan culture and heritages. We organize treks and tours on all the popular routes and many places off the beaten track. HET is well aware of Nature and Culture heritage. HET has been strongly involved to preserve the nature and cultures. We serve as much as local organic goods to our trekking clients avoiding much imported over sea foods. HET has been involved to the different social projects since its establishments. It has already built up 7 different schools supplying the teacher's salaries and training. the benefits are so high for thousands of children in the remote areas. It has been conducting 5 days health camp in remote villages once in every year with the support of it's clients volunteering from US, Canada, UK and Australia together with the support of Nepalese dentist and Gynecologists. Out of it 3200 patients gets treated in each health camp with complete necessary medicines. The volunteer's leaders are Mr.s Kathy Johanson form USA and Mrs. Elsie James from Canada.
Ongoing activities related to sustainable tourism
Introduce new location of Ganesh Himal Area to promote possible tourism there and local encouragement for home stay trekkers.
Geographic areas location (DDC/VDC) of ongoing activities
South of Ganesh Himal at Sertung/Tipling VDCs of Dhading district around
Planned activities related to sustainable tourism
Introduce new location of Ganesh Himal area to promote possible tourism there and local encouragement for home stay trekkers.
Geographic areas location (DDC/VDC) of planned activities
South of Ganesh Himal at Sertung/Tipling VDCs of Dhading district around.
Past activities related to sustainable tourism
We have established 2 school building in Tipling & Serthung VDC in support of our trekking groups in order to encourage local people for benefits of tourism.
Geographic areas location (DDC/VDC) of past activities
Ganesh, Sertung/Tipling VDC of Dhading District