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Trekking Guide, Porter Guide and Porter Hiring

May 24, 2023

Trekking Guide for Hiring in Nepal.

Are you looking for Trekking Guide, Porter Guide and Porter Hiring in Nepal?

If you’re looking for a trekking guide in Nepal, here are some steps you can follow:

  1. Research and Identify Trekking Routes: Decide on the trekking route you want to undertake in Nepal. Popular options include Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit, Langtang Valley, and many others. Consider the difficulty level, duration, and scenery of each trek.
  2. Contact Trekking Agencies: Reach out to reputable trekking agencies in Nepal. You can find these agencies through online search engines, travel forums, or recommendations from other travelers who have visited Nepal. Ensure that the agencies are licensed and have experienced guides.
  3. Inquire about Guides: Contact the trekking agencies and inquire about their guides. Ask about their qualifications, experience, and knowledge of the trekking routes you are interested in. It’s important to have a guide who is familiar with the terrain, local culture, and safety protocols.
  4. Read Reviews and Testimonials: Look for reviews and testimonials from previous clients of the trekking agencies and guides you are considering. This can provide insights into the quality of their services, professionalism, and customer satisfaction.
  5. Meet in Person or Communicate Online: If you are in Nepal, you can arrange to meet the trekking agency representatives in person. Alternatively, you can communicate with them via email, phone, or video calls to discuss your requirements and get a sense of their knowledge and communication skills.
  6. Discuss Expectations: During your interaction with the trekking agency or guide, clearly communicate your expectations. Discuss the trekking itinerary, accommodation options, transportation, meals, and any specific needs or preferences you may have. This will help them tailor the trekking experience to your requirements.
  7. Verify Credentials: Ensure that the guide provided by the agency has the necessary licenses and permits to operate as a trekking guide in Nepal. They should have undergone relevant training and possess knowledge of first aid and emergency procedures.
  8. Consider Compatibility: It’s important to establish a good rapport and feel comfortable with your trekking guide. They will be your companion throughout the trek, so make sure you have good communication and a shared understanding of your goals and limitations.
  9. Discuss Costs and Inclusions: Inquire about the cost of hiring a trekking guide and clarify what is included in the package. This may include guide fees, permits, accommodation, meals, and transportation during the trek.
  10. Make a Booking: Once you have gathered all the necessary information and are satisfied with your choice of guide, proceed with making a booking. Some trekking agencies may require a deposit or advance payment to secure your guide’s services.

Remember, trekking guides not only enhance your safety but also provide valuable insights and knowledge about the local culture and environment. Take your time to find a reliable and experienced guide who can make your trekking experience in Nepal memorable and enjoyable.

How to meet  Porter & Guide in Nepal?

Nepal Challenge Trek provides you Trekking guide, Porter Guide and Porter in Nepal.

If you’re planning to visit Nepal and would like to meet a porter and guide, here are some steps you can follow:

  1. Research and Plan: Determine your travel itinerary and the regions you want to explore in Nepal. Consider the type of trekking or adventure activities you want to engage in and the level of difficulty you’re comfortable with.
  2. Contact a Reputable Trekking Agency: Nepal has numerous trekking agencies that can provide experienced guides and porters. Look for agencies that have good reviews, certifications, and a proven track record of providing reliable services. You can find these agencies online or through recommendations from fellow travelers.
  3. Make Inquiries: Reach out to the trekking agencies you’re interested in and inquire about their services. Provide them with details about your trip, including the duration, desired route, and any specific requirements you may have. Ask about the availability of guides and porters who are experienced in the regions you plan to visit.
  4. Meet in Person: Once you’ve shortlisted a few trekking agencies, arrange to meet them in person when you arrive in Nepal. This will allow you to have a face-to-face conversation, discuss your requirements in detail, and assess their professionalism and knowledge.
  5. Verify Credentials: Before finalizing your decision, ensure that the guides and porters provided by the agency are licensed, trained, and have the necessary permits to operate in the trekking areas. This is important for both your safety and the sustainability of the trekking industry.
  6. Discuss Expectations and Services: During your meeting, discuss your expectations from the guide and porter. Inquire about their level of experience, language proficiency, and knowledge of the local culture and environment. Clarify the services they will provide, such as accommodation, meals, equipment, and emergency procedures.
  7. Consider Recommendations: If you know someone who has previously visited Nepal and had a positive experience with a particular guide or porter, you can request their recommendation and contact that person directly.
  8. Arrange Necessary Permits: Depending on the trekking region, you may need permits such as the Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP) or Sagarmatha National Park Entry Permit (for Everest region). Discuss with your chosen agency who will be responsible for obtaining these permits.

Remember to take your time, do thorough research, and choose a reputable trekking agency to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience in Nepal.

Why to Hire Porter  & Guide in Nepal from Agency?

-Agency is 100% secure.

-In case of emergency ,Agency rescue the porters and Guide.

-Agency provides the best Trekking Porters and Guide.

– Agency is service oriented to the clients.

-Porter Guide  in Nepal They are  trained by agency.

-Agency provides Nepal Government Trekking Guide license holder Guide.

-Agency provides strong, honest and very helpful Porters.

-Agency pay insurance for their staffs.

-Agency provides the equipment.

-Agency provides the NTC, NCL network mobile for an emergency.

What is the Cost for  Porter & Guide for  Hiring in Nepal?

Our Porter Guide Cost in Nepal which  is as bellow:-

Our Porter cost is 20$ per day. (Porter Cost can be different based on Trekking areas/Normal & Adventure)

Our Guide cost is 35$ Per day (Guide Cost can be different based on Trekking areas/Normal & Adventure)

Our Porter Guide cost is 30 Per day (Porter Guide Cost can be different based on Trekking areas/Normal & Adventure)

Our Porter Guide’s Insurance cost is $30 (We Provide Our Porter Guide in Nepal only with Trekking Insurance and in case of  accident we will rescue then we will be responsible. Safety and security on our Priority)

Note: Your porter and Guide insurance/ Transport is not included in this price(like bus ticket/flight tickets).

How much porter or Guide insurance?: Per person porter or Guide insurance cost is $30  by an our Agency.

What is included in Cost for Porter & Guide in Nepal?

-Trekking Nepali Guide salary.

-Porter salary.

-Porter guide salary.

-porter and Nepali guide insurance.

-Porter and Guide equipment provided by Agency.

– NTC, NCL network Mobile for an emergency provided by Agency.

What’s the weight limit to carry Porter and Porter guide your Luggage?

-30 Kg maximum porter carries.

-porter Guide carries maximum 10-15 Kg

Our Porter Guide are flexible, comfort, very helpful, friendly  and happy to work with you as Porter Guide in Nepal. They will help you with a pleasure during your Trek. Our Porter Guides are very experience and knowledgeable. Also we have an adventure Trekking Porter Guides who did the more than 6000 m. and high passes Treks in Nepal. Therefore our Porter Guide cost depends on their experience and adventure Passes. For the normal Trek we cost cheaper and for the high passes we cost a bit more to our clients. Porter carries about 30 kg and Porter Guide carries about 15 kg only. Choice is on your hand as you want. We provide as per you requirement in Nepal.

How to pay  Porter Guide salary in Nepal?

By an Agency booking clients can pay to Visit Nepal 2023 Direct in Kathmandu or clients can transfer the amount at an Agency bank account or you can pay in cash before starting your Trek. In Porter Guide salary we include their Per day salary, their Meals and accommodation but we do not include Porter Guide transport so that you have to pay yourselves for your Porter Guide in Nepal. The most important things that we pay for their Trekking insurance. Without Insurance, we do not provide you our Trekking Porter Guide in Nepal. And we will be 100% responsible for our Trekking Porter Guide. In cause of  emergency we will rescue our Trekking Porter Guide. We would like to inform you that, do not hire Porter Guide in Nepal without their Trekking Insurance.

Restricted Areas Trekking Permit and Peak climbing permits issue by An Agency

For Your Restricted Trekking Areas permit we issue you by an our Agency, but we take charge from you. The region we are legal Agency in Nepal. For the Restricted Areas,  Registered Trekking are only allowed to issue the Trekking permits. It mean we have to pay Tax. To issue your Restricted Trekking Permit you need License holder Trekking Guides and Trekking Guide’s Trekking insurance is required and Trekking Permit will be issued only through the Legal Registered Trekking agencies. So we would like to let your know, Our Trekking Agency is legal and registered that’s why we are able issue your Restricted Trekking Permit in Nepal. We arrange your restricted Trekking Permit promptly with the best Trekking Porter Guide in Nepal just let us know to provide our services.

How much Trekking Permit Charge for Restricted Areas by an Agency?

We have service for restricted Trekking areas Permit arrange. With the best Trekking Guide we issue your Trekking Permit. Just provide us your Trekking Itinerary, Trekking starting date and Trekking ending date, Your Original Passport, Your Photos and your Nepal Visa. We have all Agency document what is needed for issue your restricted Trekking permit in Nepal. To issue your Trekking Permit, According to rules and system we have to submit with all requires Trekking Guide’s Insurance, his license and Citizenship, Agency’s document then we go to Nepal immigration with Submitted Paper. Finally we obtain your Trekking Permit and we will provide you. It has long process so we charge $120-150$ for 2 Person + Above. This our service Charge.

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