Our Team

At Hiking Adventure Treks, our team comprises seasoned professionals with extensive experience in mountain tourism and cultural tours. From our dedicated office staff handling correspondence and logistics to our highly skilled mountain trekking and climbing guides, each member plays a crucial role in delivering exceptional travel experiences. With a commitment to safety, service, and customer satisfaction, our team ensures that every journey is meticulously planned, seamlessly executed, and filled with unforgettable moments. Whether you're trekking to Everest Base Camp or exploring the cultural wonders of the Kathmandu Valley, our passionate storytellers and dedicated professionals are here to elevate your Himalayan experience to new heights.

Our team consists of:

Office Staff: Our dedicated office team handles correspondence, logistics, and trip planning with precision and efficiency. With a keen attention to detail and a commitment to customer satisfaction, they ensure that every aspect of your journey is meticulously planned and executed.

Mountain Trekking and Climbing Guides: Our highly skilled guides are the backbone of our trekking and climbing adventures. With years of experience navigating the Himalayan terrain, they prioritize safety above all else, ensuring that you reach your destination securely and with confidence. Trained in first aid and emergency response, our guides are equipped to handle any situation that may arise during your trek or climb.

Experienced Team Members: From porters to cooks to drivers, every member of our team plays a crucial role in delivering an exceptional travel experience. With their dedication, hard work, and unwavering commitment to service, they ensure that your journey is smooth, enjoyable, and memorable.

Passionate Storytellers: We are more than just tour guides; we are storytellers who weave narratives of adventure, discovery, and cultural immersion. With a deep love for the mountains and a passion for sharing their knowledge and experiences, our team members bring each destination to life, enriching your travel experience with fascinating insights and memorable anecdotes.
Our Vision: At Hiking Adventure Treks, our vision is simple yet profound – to be the catalyst for transformative and unforgettable travel experiences. We believe that the Himalayas, with their awe-inspiring landscapes and rich cultural tapestry, provide the perfect canvas for creating memories that last a lifetime.
Who We Are: We are not just a trekking agency; we are storytellers, explorers, and architects of extraordinary journeys. Founded on the principles of passion, integrity, and a deep love for the mountains, Hiking Adventure Treks has evolved into a trusted name in the realm of adventure tourism in Nepal.
  • Ram Barakoti
    Team Leader/CEO

    Ram Barakoti

    Ram Barakoti embarked on his professional journey by immersing himself in the family business, which had ties to the tourism sector. He pursued Business Management studies at Tribhuvan University with a clear intention: to excel in the realm of business. With a passion for travel and a thirst for exploration, Ram's academic pursuits were driven by a desire to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to lead and innovate in the field. Complemented by his deep understanding of Nepal's travel routes and a keen interest in adventure, Ram actively engages in training courses focused on trekking, environmental sustainability, first aid, and leadership development. By staying updated of the latest industry developments, he ensures that the company remains poised at the forefront of the business and outdoor sector. Welcome to the land of mountains and captivating culture! Ram and his team are committed to providing you with a memorable and enriching travel experience.

  • Sajana Tripathi
    Managing Director

    Sajana Tripathi

    Sajana Tripathi is our esteemed managing director, bringing a wealth of expertise and vision to our team. With a degree in Tourism Studies and currently pursuing her master's, Sajana is deeply committed to advancing her knowledge and understanding of the industry. Fluent in both English and Spanish, she effortlessly communicates with clients from diverse backgrounds, ensuring their needs are met with precision and care. Sajana's extensive experience in crafting tailor-made packages is exemplary, as she adeptly considers the unique preferences and time constraints of each client, delivering personalized experiences that exceed expectations. Her dedication to excellence and unwavering commitment to client satisfaction make her an invaluable leader in our organization.

  • Khadananda Barakoti (KB)
    Trekking Guide

    Khadananda Barakoti (KB)

    Meet Khadananda Barakoti, affectionately known as KB, our esteemed guide and brother of our CEO, Ram. With a wealth of experience and extensive knowledge of trekking routes, KB is a trusted companion for adventurers seeking to explore the beauty of Nepal's Himalayas. Over the years, he has polished his conversational English skills through interactions with travelers from around the world, making him an excellent communicator and companion on the trails. KB has trekked to almost all of Nepal's major trekking routes, allowing him to provide invaluable insights and guidance to our guests.

    Beyond his expertise, KB's friendly demeanor and warm personality make him a favorite among our guests. His genuine passion for sharing the wonders of Nepal's landscapes and cultures shines through in every trekking experience. KB's dedication to ensuring the safety, comfort, and enjoyment of our guests makes him an invaluable asset to our company. Whether it's navigating rugged trails or sharing stories around the campfire, KB is committed to providing unforgettable experiences for all who trek with him.

  • Suresh Tamang
    Trekking Guide

    Suresh Tamang

    Meet Suresh, our invaluable guide through the vibrant landscapes and cultural wonders of our journeys. Fluent in Spanish, Suresh seamlessly bridges the gap between our clients and the rich tapestry of experiences awaiting them. With his warm demeanor and extensive knowledge, he ensures every traveler feels welcomed and cared for throughout their expedition.

    Suresh is not just a guide; he's a storyteller, weaving tales of history, tradition, and local customs as we traverse different routes. His passion for the places we visit is contagious, igniting a sense of wonder and appreciation among those under his guidance. Whether it's navigating bustling markets, exploring ancient ruins, or savoring culinary delights, Suresh adds depth and context to every experience.

    What truly sets Suresh apart is his genuine care for our clients. He goes above and beyond to ensure their comfort and safety, anticipating their needs before they even arise. From recommending the best local eateries to arranging seamless transportation, Suresh's attention to detail is unmatched. Under his watchful eye, travelers can immerse themselves fully in the journey, free from worries or stress.

    In every step of the journey, Suresh's presence is a guiding light, illuminating the path to unforgettable experiences and cherished memories. With his expertise, warmth, and boundless enthusiasm, he transforms each expedition into a journey of discovery, connection, and enrichment. Suresh is more than just a guide; he's a cherished companion on our adventures through the diverse tapestry of the world.

  • Santosh Bhujel
    Trekking Guide

    Santosh Bhujel

    Santosh Bhujel, our esteemed guide, was born in the heart of the Khumbu region, surrounded by the majestic peaks and rich cultural heritage of Nepal. From a young age, Santosh's passion for trekking was evident, and he dedicated himself to honing his skills and knowledge of the mountains. With years of training and experience, he has become an expert guide who can effortlessly connect with clients of any background or nationality. Santosh's deep understanding of the local culture and geography adds depth and richness to every trekking experience, as he shares fascinating insights along the way.

    With extensive knowledge of Nepal's diverse trekking routes, Santosh is a trusted companion for adventurers seeking to explore the beauty of the Himalayas. In particular, his expertise shines on the Everest Base Camp trek, a journey he has completed more than a hundred times. His intimate familiarity with the route ensures a safe and unforgettable experience for all who trek alongside him. Santosh's dedication, warmth, and unparalleled expertise make him an invaluable member of our team, and we are honored to have him lead our guests on their Himalayan adventures.

  • Bishnu Tamang
    Trekking Guide

    Bishnu Tamang

    Bishnu, a friendly face from the Khumbu region who's been with us for years. He's like a walking map, knowing every twist and turn of the trails we trek. What's special about Bishnu is his ability for turning clients into friends. He's been through it all, from tough climbs to unexpected mishaps, and his calm and caring nature always shines through, keeping everyone safe and sound. With Bishnu around, you're not just on a trek; you're on an adventure with a trusted friend by your side.

  • Raju Basel
    Trekking Guide

    Raju Basel

    Raju Basel, a native of Dhading district and a former porter who has risen through the ranks with hard work and experience gained from various trails. Clients from different countries appreciate his professionalism and dedication. Raju's journey exemplifies perseverance and excellence in guiding.