About your tour planner

About your tour planner

Get Acquainted with-Mr.Rajan Simkhada and Team at Earthbound Expeditions : who have over 20 years of experience on tour and trek planning for you.

Let me introduce the President of Earthbound Expeditions, Mr.Rajan Simkhada.

Rajan was born in the year 1977 in Dhading which is a few hours trek from Ganesh Himal Mountain Base Camp which is located within north-west of Kathmandu. Rajan graduated with a Business Management Degree from Tribhuvan University in Nepal. After that, he effectively completed the Trek Guide Training program conducted by the Hotel Management and Tourism Training Center in Kathmandu. He also finished his training in National Commissaries training from UCI international commissary.

Rajan’s career in tourism started as a Front Desk Attendant at a Hotel in Thamel in 1994. In 1996, after which he joined a reputed trekking company, as a tour and trek coordinator. During this period, he led tours across Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan, Sri-lanka, and India. Consequently, he established himself as a senior guide.

Rajan is the spine of Earthbound Expeditions Nepal. His dedication is infinite and this venture started for him when he partnered with friends and founded Earthbound Expeditions Nepal. He still organizes and coordinates trips, where sometimes depending on client’s requests he jumps at the chance to lead a trip!
He is adept in English, Hindi, Nepali & other local dialects of Nepal.

Rajan has extensively traveled around the world to improve his understanding of tourism facilities and services. Some of the countries he visited over the years are USA, UK, Europe, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, France, Germany, Holland, Italy, Switzerland, Korea, Sri-lanka, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Thailand and Indonesia.

He is also a documented and a licensed trek guide certified by the Government of Nepal. To sum up his experiences,

Here we have mentioned a few of his works/achievements where Rajan has traveled to various places like:

  • Mustang (7) seven times
  • Simikot – Limi Valley (3) three times
  • Annapurna Base Camp (47) forty-seven times! That is a record in itself! Isn’t it?
  • Holy Mount Kailash – Mansarovar (14) fourteen times and counting!
  • Mt.Everest (3) three times
  • Langtang (17) seventeen times
  • India – Nepal tour (5) three times
  • Lhasa Tibet (2) two times
  • Bhutan (2) two times
  • Sri-lanka (1) one time
  • Climbed Mera Peak in 1999 which is 6500 meters located in the Everest region.
  • All Southeast Asian countries
  • About 25 countries around the world to explore the possibilities of improving and expanding his services

Passionately helping you to create a lifetime Experiences since 1999

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