Guide and Porter hire in Nepal

As we are the local trekking agency. We hire an only local leader, employ and other staff to operate and generate the local economy. We hire qualified staff in our office and provides the best training for them.

We all have heard the sad stories of the porter left on the mountainside or freezing outside tend while travelers revel inside. At Nepal Hiking Trek, we really treat our guide and porters equally to face the challenge and difficulty in the trek. We appreciate the hard work perform by our guide and the porters, without them the trip is not possible. Thus we treat and obey the Guide and Porter policy to ensure the working condition of our guides, Sherpa and Porters are a strong and fair standard toward to avoidable illness, injury, and death.

Here is some quick run policy of our company in this regard:

Our Guide is trained by the Government of Nepal and get a license to do a job as a guide. A guide can able to get a license after a month-long training which is organized by TAAN and Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management (NAHAM) every year. During the training period instructs in a variety of subjects including first aid, altitude sickness, and other important issues and must have English speaking capacity which can be determined in an interview. All guides can speak fluent English or native language and well known about the route of the trekking destination. They will help you to find the best hotel with good food and accommodation facilities and they will provide you early breakfast, lunch, dinner in time and also help you in any issues like the altitude police checkpoint, permit, dangerous animal landslide, because they are very expert to handle this situation and problems.

Nepal Trekking Guide Service

A Guide does not carry any goods that belong to you. A good guide gives you guidelines to reach your destination. From a part of showing you the trial, he explains to you about the natural beauty of the place, culture, and tradition of the people living in the place. He will also explain to you about the locals lifestyle, name of the snow-capped mountain, he will also explain about the Nepali religion temple, monasteries, geography, Himalayan flora and fauna, teach you about the Nepali language, their greeting, about the local people hospitality, local dress, local food, and their festival and cultural program . An assistant guide which we call Sherpa will help you to find and secure the lodging during the busy season and help to carry your backpack when you are struggling and also help you in a very bad condition. The guide will register your details in every check post, handle the transport confusion whether go by bus or by plane, directing the porter and so on.

Nepal Trekking Porter Service

Porter speaks only their local language or Nepali Language. Some porter can speak very limited English because their job is to carry your luggage each day. A porter doesn't Speak English generally but follow the trail just not to get lost. They will carry up to 25 to 30 Kg along the trial but more than 24 Kg is maximum. Sometime the expert porter will help you to find the best and the short route to reach the destination in a short period of time and also may suggest the best hotel. Hire a porter. Hiring porter means helping them. Hundreds of thousands of families depend upon the porter to continue their lifestyle, to generate the family income. It is not the purpose of hiring the porter for just carrying your bag of luggage, he will also help you in the bad condition, makes your night and day memorable and enjoyable. It is better to hire a porter during the adventure trek than making the trip alone. Just make sure to give him a reasonable load, usually a fully packed bag. If you are trekking with the group that put all your good in one bag and give him the packed bag and carries a small or personal bag yourself. Sometimes you can find the Guide cum porter, which might be good for hiring this kind of porter if you are trekking alone. This is usually a porter who has trekked several regions and can speak a few English and help you to find the best route. Nepal Hiking Trek may have expert and trusted local Guide, Porters and Guide cum Porter and always happy to serve and help you for making your adventure trek experienced and memorable.

Prices for hiring a guide, Guide cum Porter and Porter as following (in discounted price):

Experienced peak climbing- Mountain Guide: $325 or Euro 310(per each peak climbing)

Trekking RegionGuideGuide com PorterPorter
Everest Trekking Region

 US 30              

 US 25 US 22              
Annapurna Trekking Region 


 US 25 US 22
Langtang Trekking Region

 US 30

 US 25 US 22
Upper Mustang Trekking

 US 35

 US 28 US 23
Makalu Base Camp Trek

 US 35

 US 28 US 25
If you want Hire Expert Guide/owner of Nepal Hiking Trek Taralal Dharel ( Hari) need pay Per days: US 100 

The price will include (their salaries, meal accommodation, insurance and their equipment using in adventure hiking)

Note: you will have to pay the cost of food, accommodation, transportation yourself if necessary domestic air ticket, National park permit and so on when you are using such kind of service we will inform to you the total cost in advance.

Remember that: All our staff (Sherpa, Porter, Guide, Leader) are insured and covered for the medicine and rescue service.

Hiring service of Guide and Porter for trekking in Nepal can be done easily with Nepal Hiking Trek because we are working in this field and have the expert working guide and porter from a decade of the year experience in the mountain. We have truly a combination of the eastern and western skills and we have a multicultural team. Passing the childhood in the lap of the world iconic peaks our guide and porter have the good knowledge of the culture, tradition, religion and their lifestyle and also they are well familiar with their culture, religion, arts and the ways of their living.

All of our guides are well trained and get the trekking license provided by the government. The license exam was conducted by the TAAN (Trekking Agency Association of Nepal) and Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management (NATHAM) every year. They have a good knowledge about trekking route and all kind of medicine their uses and treatment and emergency service of first aid, altitude sickness, frostbite, and other issues. Our guide and porter never misbehave with you, never ever leave you in alone, always be first to help you during the adventure hiking period.

When you hire guide and porter for the adventure trip with Nepali Hiking Trek, you are fully protected from your finance. Our guide will help you to know about the local culture, tradition, cultural and local program, interaction with the local people. Familiar with them, know the trial and provide the information about the natural resources their flora and fauna. They believe in the responsible travel and hospitality sincerely and provide you with the best opportunity to get back to the community you visit. Because of our service, quality, friendly, many of our client who makes the adventure trek with us have now become our good friends.

Our expert and experienced guide take care of all the trip details, make sure everything in the adventure trip run smoothly and with a lot of fun. Everything in the trek like the arrangement of hotel, a lodge of the teahouse, luggage, ticketing, permit, registration and so on will handle by our guide and porter. So just relax and sit back, enjoy the beautiful moment of your holidays.

We always select an expert and physically fit and strong trekking porter for the adventure trip to carry your luggage. All of our porters are well insured, equipped, well paid and highly experienced. Our expert porter can carry a maximum of 30 kg. Our professional and expert porter and guide will help you to make your adventure trek more enjoyable and memorable.

Why do I need a trekking Guide?

We are currently providing a different language guide in different fields like trekking, climbing, rafting, and other adventure activities. The main purpose of providing the expert guide is to facilities and provide our client with much accurate information about Nepal, their religion, culture aside from providing excellent services and facilities in the trekking. Hiking in the mountain region is a good idea to have a memorable experienced along the trip.

Well Knowing the people

The local guide will help you to know more about Nepal. Local guide and porter working in a particular region have well knowledge about the local culture, religion, tradition, and lifestyle. They will help you to make more comfortable and familiar with the local people.

Familiarity with the Trek

The guide has lots of experience of the particular region of the trekking and also had completed the trials multiple times. Maps are helpful but you can get the facts information, traditional, cultural, religion information from the map that you can get form your guide that you hire. The guide is well known about the time of trekking, landscapes, nest stop, the best resting point, hotel, lodges. They may know the people on the trial which can provide you with the best room in the hotel and lodge, provide you with the best food and accommodation facilities.

Break the Language Barrier

It is always good to know the language of that place where you are going to spend your vacation of making the adventure trekking. You may know some phrases of Nepal but your guide can get the real scoop. It is very helpful to know the easy route, next village to come, availability of the teahouse and also easy for the other arrangement. Especially in the higher altitude, it's an advantage to have a native language for handling the important communication.

Safety and Security

Different altitude and climate disorder can occur during the adventure hike. So your guide will have a good experience to handle such problems and issues. Sometime some security issues may arise in the remote area so the guide will help you by keeping their eyes on you and your belonging. Our guide will know the route condition and health concern in the outdoor regarding the concern.

Culture insight

The guide will be very co-operative about the local culture, tradition, and religion important of the local places. They can be very fruitful to ask about the culture, their customs, tradition and local people ethnic group, religion with the local people and you can have the insight to the history of the various place.

Why Nepal Hiking Trek and our Guide and Porter?

Some of the distinct feature and character of the Guide and Porter makes us proud and trustworthy for hiring the Guide and porter for your trekking. You will always feel safe and enjoyable trekking experience of the lifetime by trekking with them.

  • Our Guide is experienced, expert and highly skilled and qualified in various aspect of trekking in Nepal. They are government license holder with proper training, examined and interview.
  • Good training by our Guide on such issues like First Aid, Eco trekking and tourism, Altitude sickness and other rescue protocol
  • Our guide is very honest and personal integrity.
  • They speak very fluent English as well as other languages like French, Japanese and others.
  • All of our staff have a good knowledge of local culture, tradition, religion like Hinduism, Buddhism and are keen to share their knowledge with the visitors. They will also share your less known fact about our country.
  • Our guide will invite you to a special briefing about the next day program activities. This will include the distance to travel and other relevant details. You can also ask a question and discuss your day in this gathering which can be a great time.
  • We provide a basic Medical kit to every Guide which includes the commonly needed items during the trekking like Bandages, painkiller, Antiseptic and so on.
  • He will manage all the aspect of your trek like ensuring your comfort, privacy for the night's accommodation at the end of the day.  Our guide is consistent and is always considerate to all your ness so you will find the high standard.

Our Porters:

  • Hundred / thousands of the Families in Nepal depends upon the pottering to continue their lifestyle and to generate some income.
  • Your goods will be safely carried by our porter, by making your walk easy, comfortable and enjoyable.
  • Our porter will carry your bag, luggage, food, and other items with a safe and secure.
  • Your luggage or your belongings will be carefully maintained by our porter in good condition, protect them against, the snowslide, wet, from sharp rocks and another disaster.
  • Our porters are very honest and proud to Nepali and of their personal integrity because their asset is their heritage.
  • They are very excited about joining in singing and dancing at the end of the day to blow all the tiredness, to relax which brings a smile and laugher in the face. Create the romantic, fun and enjoyable environment.

Our guide and porter hiring cost include:

  • All required transport cost of Guide and Porter
  • Daily salary of the Guide and the Porter
  • All food and accommodation of the guide and porters
  • Service charges& tax at all time of hiring

Suitable guide and porters

Guide: Fluent in English, have the Government license obtained got different training related to First Aid, altitude sickness and other Environment aspects. Have 6/7 tears trekking experience and arrange all the necessary logistic during your trekking. They will not carry your luggage or a bag.

Porter: Overall the English are just ok. Cary maximum 30 kg and well known about the trekking trail, experience from 2 to 8 years. Helps to find good teahouse and guest house.

For single traveler: 1 guide/porter is good, the same person gives you the guidelines and carries your bag, also you can take 1 guide and 1 porter also.

For 2 travelers: 1 Guide very fluent in English and 1 porter are must needed.

If you don't want to get more information and just needed the person to carry your bag, you can take our porter only. They will carry your bag, provide the guideline, and helps to get the trekking way, helps to find the guest house. Their English speaking is not fluent just ok.

Note: You can question anything you have about the culture, religion, people, and country. You are hiring a guide and porter for your safety, comfort and to enjoy the trek without any difficulty. S please informs the guide immediately if you have any problems during your adventure trek. We are always ready to help you and provide you with the best service. When you are using this kind of service, tips of the guide or porter is not compulsory and included in the package but expected.


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Nepal Hiking Trek Pvt.Ltd

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