Pradip Tamang, Founder Managing Director and the Tour Leader in Wilderness Excursion and also worked as s guide for more than a decade earlier was born in remote village of Sertung in Ganesh Himal region of Nepal, approximately 350 kms north-west of Kathmandu. The village which is difficult to reach and isolated from larger towns wakes up every morning to the full splendor of the Himalaya; the mighty Himalayas even looks down upon the area.
Pradip came to Kathmandu in search of work opportunity and for higher education, but it was hard for him to find a job and difficult to survive so he started to work as a trekking porter in 1999. After working as a porter for two years, Pradip gained vast knowledge about most of Himalaya trekking trail that is 1700km long Great Himalaya Trail, villages and cultures and learnt about trekking needs. Pradip got license for trekking guide in 2001 after attending training provided by Nepal Government, Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation and He had been working as a Himalaya Trekking Guide for fourteen years. Though it wasn't his dream to work as guide his fate brought him to Nepal Tourism industry. Now Pradip has deep passion to work as tourism entrepreneur in Nepal and love his work.
After schooling, he completed a bachelor in Humanities and Social Science from Tribhuwan University. Pradip now aims to implement his experience to contribute in Tourism of Nepal. He promises you to provide high standard personalized services with his well experienced and qualified working teams. Thank you!
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.
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, 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, 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 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 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.
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
Saroj is working as a porter cum guide in Wilderness Excursion from 2012 He has guided several groups to Manaslu, Tsum Valley, Annapurna Base Camp, Langtang and Gosainkunda, Ganesh Himal and Everest areas specially. 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 bout Nepal mountain trekking trail, culture, tradition. He works hard to gain higher level of position in Wilderness Excursion.