Our Team

Pradip Tamang

Pradip Tamang Founder CEO

Pradip, familiar for being an active, easy-going guy and an open-minded trekking expert, a tour leader and tourism passionate is a hard working guy with complete devotion toward Nepal mountain tourism and He is currently the founder and Chief Executive Director in Wilderness Excursion (P) Ltd. Pradip provides the leadership, take cares the public relation at the organization, and maintains strong and healthy relationship with our clients.

Pradip; born and grew up Sertung Village on the lap of Ganesh Himal region now known as wonderful Ruby valley trekking. After completion of his school from his village school, shortly after he moved into Tourism field, joined and graduated in faculty of Social Science and Humanities from Tribhuvan University and now doing 3 Year Bachelor of Buddhism in Tribhuvan University. During his 19 years of growing experience guiding with countless Himalayas journeys and expeditions, he got a chance for organizing trips expertise in a depth and better way. With his hands-on extensive knowledge in trekking, rafting, climbing and expedition along with his continuous hard work and efforts, in 2011 he established his own agency Wilderness Excursion (P) Ltd to provide quality services and amazingly unforgettable trip experience to adventure travel seekers. And through this hard work Wilderness Excursion (P) Ltd is now a very well established company guiding more than 350 people from all over the world per trekking season.

As a former professional Himalaya guide, and a very adventurous person he is expert in advising and modifying the trips understanding exactly what visitors want and need as Wilderness Excursion (P) Ltd client. Pradip is passionately dedicated to leading the tourism industry in a sustainable way and very active in contributing to the community initiatives to improve living standard , economic growth and quality education in the remote areas, particularly Ruby valley trekking. He has strong social values and believes that giving is always better than taking and has set aside 15% of the company’s business benefit solely for social work and charity.

He believes in that the key to successive life is good thought and far-sighted plan with hard work. He is a good team leader, for him there is three kinds of family, his family at home, his crew and his clients. He does everything to ensure everyone he works with is happy as he always says ‘Happiness is the key, only happy people can make others Happy.’ He is always fond of sharing his experience and expertise in Himalayas treasure with visitors he wants to provide guidance not only in the Himalayas but also personal guidance as a friend and family. He looks ahead to do hospitality welcome and greeting you with the rewarding and challenging venture. He promises you to provide high standard personalized services with his well experienced and qualified working teams. Thank you!

Khari Man Tamang

Khari Man Tamang Executive Director

 Khari Man Tamang, Executive Director of Wilderness Excursion (P) Ltd, is one of the most experience guide and trekking tour leaders in our company. He is an adventure specialist and outdoor equipment expert in tourism industry in Nepal. He has leaded many adventure trek group to Nepal's most wilderness areas such Dolpo, Kanchenjunga, Mustang, Narphu Valley, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri beside normal and major trekking area likeAnnapurna, Everest & Langtang etc. who has chosen his life to go through hard working  and contributing a best services for his clients - managing and planning the trek and expedition. He is very friendly, full sense of humor, self-disciplined and self-motivated. Along with that he feels always great to help people and be familiar with them. He can adapt the new environment very quick with his best ability, He is always here to well-come to the entire member from all around the world to join an expedition in Wilderness Excursion for better service and safety reason. He assure to all the trekking and hiking dreamer to take higher than their dream. 

Priscilla Tamang

Priscilla Tamang Account cum Customer Care Representative

She is a member of our account department and looks after the day to day transactions of Wilderness Excursion. She belongs to Sertung -5, Dhading district, Ganesh Himal area and is pursuing her Master Degree in sociology Tribhuvan University in Kathmandu. On the experiences of working in the tourism industry, she says that she loves her work with passion and dedication here and is committed towards it. Priscilla is also one of the female trekking Guide in our company. 

Jay Ram Tamang

Jay Ram Tamang Senior Trekking Guide and Leader

Jay Ram, born in remote village of Sertung is a highly experienced Trekking Leader working in Wilderness Excursion Pvt. Ltd. He is originally from Ganesh Himal Region of Nepal. Jay Ram started his career in tourism around early 1995 as a trekking porter and after having 2-3 years of experience in the different Himalaya region of Nepal and Tibet, he became a guide in 1997. Jay Ram has led as many as about 200 smaller or bigger groups in the Everest, Annapurna, Langtang, Kanchenjungha, Ganesh Himal, Dolpo and Mustang region of Nepal.

Wilderness Excursion is very proud to employ such a highly experienced guide who has had a long experience of working in some of the major trekking companies of Nepal till 1995. He has worked as a trekking leader in Pabil Trek, Dav Summit Trek, Hauser Excursions, Nepal Vision Trek & Expedition Pvt. Ltd, Alliance Treks & Expeditions Pvt. Ltd formerly. Besides English language, Jay Ram speak Spanish and Italian. He has travelled to Germany, Spain, China and India. Jay Ram is friendly and helpful staff in Wilderness Excursion.

Kamal Pandey

Kamal Pandey Website Programer in Wilderness Excursion

Kamal, Resident of Kathmandu, he is the back bone of all our online operations. It's his job to keep Wilderness Excursion's websites updated and in proper working order. Whenever any of our staff face any kind of computer related problem, he is there to help them out with a smile always on his face! He is efficient at his work and has quite an experience in this field. Kamal has ability to design web and mobile capable applications with dedication to his work. He has been working in Wilderness Excursion since our company's inception year.

Chandra Ghale

Chandra Ghale Trekking Guide

Chandra contributes so much in making our Manaslu, Everest, Annapurna and Langtang Trekking programs specially. He lives in his homeland during the off season in Chalish Village of Sertung, Dhading. He started his career in guiding since 2005 as a trekking porter and now become a professional Himalaya Trekking guide after vast knowledge about Nepal mountain trekking trail, culture, tradition. His innovative itineraries and desire to share his love of Nepal Himalaya and mountain are key factors that ensure the success of our outstanding program. At all levels Chandra engages indigenous peoples in our operations that are simply fantastic and take our itineraries to new heights. He has been working in Wilderness Excursion from 2013.  

Gyalzen  Sherpa

Gyalzen Sherpa Everest Trekking Guide

Gyalzen Sherpa born and raised in Solu Khumbu is one of the most energetic young trekking guide in Wilderness Excursion since its inception. Gyalzen is a great strength of WE, has also been in many of the peaks below 7000m above the sea level. Being raised in Sherpa family, high mountains and its challenging steps are just day to day life of Gyalzen. Besides his lifelong experience in the high mountains trekking route in Everest Gyalzen has passion in guiding in Himalaya and loves to meet New people is fantastic fellow and great guy to hang with, is super Everest trek guide in Wilderness Excursion. 

Riddie Ghale

Riddie Ghale Trekking Guide

Riddi Ghale, born in 1973 in the Sertung, a remote village of some 300km north-west of Kathmandu, has been working as a junior trekking guide since last year. Riddie first stepped in this industry as an assistant cook and kitchen helper during early 90s when, there were NOT any teahouse or guest houses in the trekking areas of Nepal Himalaya. He has worked hard for so many years for camping group in Nepal Vision Treks, Thamserku Treks, Alliace Treks etc as a Junior Guide. He is very flexible for doing his duty with his manner of friendly and helpful nature; he acts as porter cum guide, cook-helper and as team assistant depending on the flow of tours we have. About his education he had only some formal school classes but he has knowledge of almost all the GHT (Great Himalaya Trail that is some 1700km from Kanchenjunga to Dolpa of Nepal Himalaya) sections. He has been to the major cities of Nepal and has also visited India, Malaysia, Kuwait, Dubai etc. His sincerity towards his job makes him one of our able guides in Wilderness Excursion  

Garap Sangpo Lama

Garap Sangpo Lama Trekking Guide

Garap is working as a trekking guide in Wilderness Excursion from 2012 He has guided several groups to Annapurna, Langtang, Everest, Kanchenjunga and Ganesh etc. He lives in his homeland during the off season in Sertung village of Dhading. He just started his career in trekking industry in 2011 as a trekking porter and now become a professional Himalaya Trekking guide after getting knowledge about Nepal mountain trekking trail, culture, tradition. He works hard to gain higher level of position in Wilderness Excursion. Garap is very friendly and helping fellow, everyone can enjoy his friendly nature of him while trekking in Nepal. 

Rahul Tamang

Rahul Tamang Trekking Guide

Rahul is also born and raised Ruby Valley of Ganesh Himal area is young energetic and hard working person in Nepal trekking industry.  He has passion and dedication in guiding trekkers in Himalaya of Nepal. He joined Wilderness Excursion as a young trekking porter in 2012 now has gained the knowledge of trekking needs and he has gained trekking guide license from NATHM (Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management) under Government of Nepal, ministry of culture and tourism. He has guided several groups to Annapurna, Langtang, and Ganesh etc. He works hard to gain higher level of position in Wilderness Excursion.

Aital Tamang

Aital Tamang Senior Trekking Guide

Aital Tamang, born and raised in Solu Khumbu from lower Everest region, has been working as a senior trekking guide since 2014. Aital has two decades long experience working in trekking has first came in this industry as an porter, assistant cook and trekking chef during early 90s when, there were NOT any teahouse or guest houses in the trekking areas of Nepal Himalaya. After getting trekking guide training from NATHM (Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management) under Government of Nepal, Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation. He has previous trekking guide experience in Royal Mount Trek, Eco Nepal trek. He is very flexible for doing his duty with his manner of friendly and helpful nature. About his education he had only high school classes but he has knowledge of almost all the GHT (Great Himalaya Trail that is some 1700km from Kanchenjunga to Dolpa of Nepal Himalaya) sections. He has been to the major cities of Nepal and has also visited Tibet, India, Malaysia, etc. His sincerity towards his job makes him one of our able guides in Wilderness Excursion.