Annapurna Trekking Agency is a unique adventure company in Nepal run by a team of professional Nepali female outdoor guides who virtually grew up playing in the mountains. Their long and combined experience in different outdoor skills, such as camping, hiking, wilderness survival, mountain climbing, rafting, culture, and biodiversity all give them a cutting competitive edge.
Annapurna Trekking is a government authorized trekking company in Nepal registered with the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation. Its head office is based in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal.
Why Anu is a good guide?
Anu brings heaps of kayaking, rafting, trekking, and even basic mountaineering skills to Annapurna Trekking Agency. She is strong, determined, and first of her village in high school graduation. Initially, she was afraid of water, but her desire to learn overcome that fear and she soaked up all the essential skills required to be river and trekking guide like a sponge. Anu’s passion for her professionalism can’t be matched. She excelled her skills working as trekking, rafting, and kayaking guide in another company. The birth of her daughter forced her to take 2 and half years of break, but she returned with even more energy and passion towards Annapurna Trekking Agency and established herself as professional, experienced, and excellent river trips & trekking trip guide. She is dedicated to her profession and always looks forward to creating an opportunity for women in adventurous sports. Anu is an incredible asset on any trekking around the Himalayas.
Years of experience: Since 2007 (Professional guide as rafting, trekking, kayak instructor, and basic mountaineering)
Designation, training, and certification:
- Trekking license
- Rrafting license
- White-water Rescue Training (WRT)
- First Aid (Red Cross), and basic mountaineering
What do we offer?
Annapurna Trekking Agency provides professional guiding services for trekking, rafting, rock climbing, mountaineering, canyoning, and many other outdoor adventure activities in Nepal. All its programs are planned, organized, and led by professional Nepali female guides.
Annapurna Trekking offers a variety of program options, from easy mountain tours for families and solo female trips to challenging and adventurous treks, rafting, and climbing. Programs can range from a daylong excursion to multi days trips.
Our Beliefs for Women Participation
Annapurna Trekking Agency team believes that active participation of female in every level of society is vital to bringing positive change. The team strongly believes in empowering Nepali women so as to create an independent society and aims to engage more women in predominantly male-dominated activities of trekking, rafting, climbing, and kayaking.
And the all-female team of Annapurna Trekking Agency is leading this by example as it provides a platform to produce future female guides and outdoor leaders, by imparting necessary technical, communication, organizing and leadership skills.
They regularly teach interested women about outdoor adventures, involve in confidence-building exercise, conduct outdoor leadership workshop and give them the opportunity to be financially independent through employment and enterprise.
Annapurna Trekking Agency holds the safety and satisfaction of our clients in utmost importance.