The kingdom of Nepal is a small landlocked country in south Asia. Located in the mighty Himalayas, Tibet (autonomous region of China) is to the north and India to the east, west and south. It lies between 80/4' to 88/12" East Longitude and 26 12: to 30 37 North latitude. Nepal's beautiful landscape has been a blessing and has attracted a lot of visitors from different parts of the world. It has an extreme variation in climatic conditions and topography ranging from the highest peak Mt. Everest(28029ft. above sea level) to Kachana southeast Nepal (150ft. above the sea level.)
Nepali is the official language of Nepal. English is understood and spoken by the educated community in the cities. Nepali People, apart from the Hindus and Buddhist, Muslim from the third largest religious group.
Nepal has four seasons: Spring March to May Summer June to August Autumn September to November Winter December to February Clothing depend on time and place, for summer in the Tarai and Kathmandu, only light clothes are needed. But in the winter the climate is cool (maximum 21 degree Celsius) and thus warm clothing is advised.
Nepal has a total area of 147,181 sq. Km.
Why Travel With Himal Reisen
Your safety is of the utmost importance to us. Therefore, when it comes to keeping the overhead of our trips low, safety is one area in which we simply do not compromise. Our guides are selected based on their technical proficiency, proven safety records, impeccable judgment, their friendly demeanor and their ability to provide helpful and knowledgeable instructions. They are also highly professional and well trained in first aid and personal protection equipment. We also make sure that first aid kits are available on all trips and happily provide oxygen cylinders and PAC Bags upon request (payable). Furthermore, the itineraries are ideally designed to give you enough time for acclimatization.
Going on any adventure trip will require a substantial sum of money to be paid in advance. Yet, trusting a company you have no prior experience with involves risk. However, we are a fully-bonded Trek, Tour & Travel operator authorized by the Nepal Government, Tourism and Civil Aviation Department, Nepal Tourism Board, Industry Department, Company Registration Office, Nepal National Bank and the Taxation Office. We are also affiliated with several prestigious regulating bodies such as Nepal Association for Tour and Travel Agents (NATTA), International Air Transport Association (IATA), Universal Federation of Travel Agents Association (UFTAA), Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA), Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN), Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA), and Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP).
Tourism is an important sector to the Nepalese economy, and as an organization that has been involved in this sector for over two decades, we believe it is our duty to contribute to the Nepalese society in some way. We contribute 2% of our annual profit each year to Earthquake victim (homeless) in Nepal especially Dhading District where was destroyed on Saturday, April 25, 2015. We help for rebuilding, food and education for their child.
Our minimum requirement for operation is only two people, thus we can provide you a personalized service at a reasonable cost.
In order to practice responsible tourism, our company is guided by the motto ‘Take nothing but pictures, leave nothing but footprints’. We design our itineraries and operate in the field guided by the principles of ecotourism and sustainable tourism. Furthermore, all our staff have been given environmental training and are very sensitive to the delicate eco-systems we enter. In addition, we have a history of committing ourselves to the safety and enjoyment of our clients and maintaining high ethical standards in all our operations. We have proudly participated in the Dhaulagiri Base Camp Clean-Up Campaign in which we removed 33,000 kilograms of tin, glass, batteries and cylinders from the area, and the Annapurna (Ghandruk-Ghorepani) Clean-Up Campaign (27thFeb to 10thMarch, 2004). Similarly, we have also conducted numerous specialized adventure and tour activities such as charity treks, fund raising treks, treks for school students, corporate adventure activities, and others.
We offer a land-cost free trip to one person if the group consists of 12 or more people, and we also offer a 5% discount to our loyal customers who have taken two or more trips with Himal Reisen. Another 5% discount is provided to those who have been referred to us by our loyal customers. Plus, we also offer frequent seasonal discounts. With opportunities for discounted travel, you can make Himal Reisen your preferred choice for adventure holidays.