Hiring a Personal Guide

Adventure Himalayan Travels & Treks arranges various kinds of service for your trekking experience in Nepal. We hope that it makes you very comfortable exploring the nature and culture that the mountains offer.   The option of hiring a Personal Trekking Guide and Porter in addition to our full support group treks, teahouse packages & summit expeditions is highly recommended to make the most out of your experience. We offer a personal guide & porter service for your individual needs.  All of our guides are experienced, professional & bilingual. We offer you this special individualized service. Porters carry the luggage of two clients maximum. Guides do not carry any luggage. Guides speak enough English to communicate well, while porters only understand basic English. Guides of course are well-trained and have lots of experience in trekking. Moreover, they are able to tell you about the mountains, culture, and history of the villages and general areas that you are trekking in.

The quote for hiring a Trekking Guide (trained by ministry of tourism, license holder) Guide/Porter (assistant guide, trainee) and just trekking Porter in trekking regions are as follows:

Annapurna Region, Langtang Region and Helambhu Region
Guide: US$25.00 per day
Guide/Porter: US$ 20.00 per day
Porter: US$ 18.00 per day.

Everest Region, Around Manaslu, Kanchenjunga Region, Dhaulagiri Region & Ganesh Himal Region
Guide: US$ 25.00 per day
Guide/Porter: US$ 20.00 per day
Porter: US$ 18.00 per day

Price will include:-
Their salary, meals, accommodation, insurance and their equipment.
Note: (You will have to pay for food, accommodation, transportation for yourself, if necessary Domestic air ticket, travel insurance, emergency evacuation, landslides for yourself and Nepali staff, National park permit, when you are using this kind of service and will inform to you total cost in advance).

Additional cost for permits and transportation, Langtang Region, Local bus to Dhunche will cost Nrs.1000 per person, Langtang National park permit will cost Nrs. 3000 per person, Tim’s card will cost US$ 20.00 per person.

Annapurna Region

  • Local bus to Besisahar or to Bhulbhule will cost Nrs.1000 per person.
  • Annapurna national park Permit will cost Nrs.3000 per person
  • Tims card will cost US$ 20 per person.
  • Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara will cost US$ 128 per person for tourist.
  • Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara US$ 75 for Nepali.
  • Taxi from Nyapul (trekking ending point) to Pokhara will cost Nrs.3000

Explore Annapurna Base Camp Trek

  • Tourist bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara will cost Nrs.1200 per person (Regular tourist bus)
  • Tourist bus (Deluxe) will cost Nrs.2000 per person
  • Annapurna national park permits Nrs.3000 per person
  • Tims card US$ 20 per person
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara by air US$ 83 per person

Explore Everest Region Trek

  • Local bus to Jiri will cost Nrs.1500 per person
  • Flight to Lukla and Return to Kathmandu will cost US$ 390 per person
  • Airfare for Nepali will cost US$ 160 per person.
  • Everest National park permit will cost US$ 33.00 per person.
  • Tims card will cost US$ 20 Per person.

Manaslu Region

  • Local bus to Arughat Bazar will cost Nrs.1200 per person
  • Manaslu national park permit will cost US$ 33.00 per person
  • Annapurna national park permit will cost Nrs.3000 per person
  • Tims card will cost US$ 20 per person
  • Special trekking permit for Manaslu valid for 10 days will cost US$ 100 Per person
  • Bus from Bhulbhule to Kathmandu will cost Nrs.1500 per person

Mountain Flight US$ 230 per person

Other Airfare in Nepal

  • Kathmandu to Bhadrapur US$ 128 per person
  • Kathmandu to Biratnagar US$ 104 per person
  • Kathmandu to Bharatpur US$ 123 per person
  • Kathmandu to Bhairawa US$ 89 per person
  • Kathmandu to Dhangadi US$ 187 per person
  • Kathmandu to Janakpur US$ 58 per person
  • Kathmandu to Nepalgunj US$ 139 per person
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara US$ 84 per person
  • Kathmandu to Simara US$ 42 per person
  • Kathmandu to Tumlingtar US$ 160 per person