- Managing Director
Rana Bahadur Khadka
Rana Bahadur Khadka is the Managing Director and founder of ‘Adventure Himalayan Travels & Treks associated with the Government of Nepal (Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation) as chairman of the Mechi Hilly Region Promotion Development Committee.
Previously, he was also the Managing Director of ‘Hard Rock Treks and Expeditions, the Secretary of TAAN from 1999–2001,the Vice President of the Association for Tourism from 2001–2003 and President from 2003–2005, the Vice President of the Trekking Agencies Association of Nepal (TAAN) from 2011–09–06 to 2013–09-20 for two years, and also the Director of Madhuban Guest House.
He has been involved in the field of tourism for over 20 years. Born in Taplejung district of Nepal in 1971, Khadka always had this desire to work in the field of tourism from an early age. As he has worked in this field for so long, Khadka has very good relationships with different travel and tour companies, not just in Nepal but also in various other countries. He is a successful tourism entrepreneur.
A seasoned tourism entrepreneur from Nepal, Mr. Khadka has a proud history of successfully completing International Tour Leader Training in Bangkok, Thailand, in 2008. Khadka also served as a tour leader when he was leading Nepal International Company Sawadee, Shoestring, and Blue Planet Company in the Netherlands.
In Nepal, he has led many treks to Everest, Annapurna, Langtang, Kanchenjunga, Humla, Rara, Khaptad, Lumbasumba Pass, and many other trekking destinations. Over the years, he has led many groups on tours all over Nepal. His experience in planning successful climbs to Island Peak, Meera Peak, Lobuche Peak, Barunche, Cho Oyu, and Pumori are his great assets, which eventually turned out to be of great help in his successful ascent to Mount Everest back in 2007.
Likewise, he has participated in many national and international tourism fairs. He was also one of the delegates during the sixth meeting of China's Tibet-Nepal Joint Tourism Coordinator Committee.
- Sales and Marketing
Rohit is our sales and marketing officer for Germany. He joined us as an intern in the summer of 2015, making valuable contributions to the process of revising the company website and brochures.
He is currently in Germany, pursuing higher studies. He has experienced breathtaking treks in the Himalayas of Nepal. These experiences help him radiate the greatness of traveling in the Himalayas to our potential German clients.
Laxmi Khadka, from Kalanki 14, Kathmandu, has been a part of the Adventure Himalayan family since 2012, while she managed to accomplish her B.com. from Padma Kanya College in Kathmandu.
She takes pleasure in working as an accountant with sincere dedication and enthusiasm. Married, she has a fascination with traveling and is always ready to face and accept new challenges in life.
- Sales Executive
Bimala Dharel was born in Dhading district and has been a member of Adventure Himalayan Travels and Treks since 2017. Her work placement and subsequent employment in the service industry have enabled her to understand aspects of how professional hospitality services work collectively.
It also facilitated her understanding of the significance of gratifying the clients’ requisites with her endlessly enthusiastic dedication towards her work as a sales executive head leading the sales department. She is inquisitive about woodwork and has a deep passion for do-it-yourself crafts, traveling, and meeting new people.
- IT officer
A computer specialist to the core, his intensive passion, and skills for web development are innate. Mr. Milan Maharjan is the backbone of all our online operations. It's his job to keep websites updated.
He is constructive, industrious, and a ministrant. Apart from his everyday web development activities, he is honest and hardworking.
- Travel Planner
Ms. Ashika Khadka was born in Kathmandu City, Kalanki 14. She joined Adventure Himalayan Travels and Treks as an intern in the summer of 2018, August.
Although a relatively new addition to the Adventure Himalayan family, thanks to her years of experience, she knows exactly what her guests expect out of their chosen adventure.
In fact, her extensive knowledge of Nepal’s tourism sector and her passion to contribute to the industry make her an invaluable addition to our wonderful team.
- Travel Planner
Born in Kalanki 14 of Kathmandu city, Ms. Arika Khadka was welcomed into the Adventure Himalayan Travels and Treks family as an intern in the summer of 2018.
Although a new addition, she holds the major responsibility to communicate with the clients and provide necessary information about their travel plans.
Outside of work, she is fantastic at dealing with people and loves to travel. Her wide expertise in Nepal’s tourism sector and passion to contribute make her an invaluable addition to our team of travel specialists.