Our Team

  • Rankesh Gurung

    Rankesh Gurung

    Founder, trekking and expedition operator in Nepal, Tibet & Bhutan

    Rankesh Gurung has been the managing director of Nepal’s leading mountaineering and trekking company, Passages Nepal Pvt. Ltd since the company establishment. Rankesh has successfully led, Mountain trip, Trekking and climbing in the mighty Himalayas over the past 17 years. He has led many treks to Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit, Langtang region trek, Ganesh Himal, Mt, Manaslu trekking and expedition, Western Nepal trekking of Rara lake, shey Gumpa, Dolpo- mustang trek, Mount Kailash, Tiber tours, India and Bhutan. His experience in planning successful climb for mountain trip to Mt. Everest Expedition, Baruntse, Cho Oyu, and Pumari and to Island Peak, Mera Peak, Lobuche Peak, Chulu East, Chulu West, Pisang peak, Paldor peak and other grades A and Grade B trekking peaks to Mountain expedition and hiking-trekking. His several years' experience gave him erudition to the point of the mountain, tourist routes, Nepal trekking, and hiking trails, people as well as mountain expeditions. It let him organize a really nice and experienced team which provides you with unforgettable feelings in wonderful mountain scenery with a friendly company. Rankesh has worked as assets and were of great help in his successful climb to Mera peak and Island peak throughout every year. The trekking holidays he organized are great and unforgettable from his warm and friendly environment. He organizes Responsible travel and tourism for all types of trekking and mountain trip holidaymakers.

    Rankesh Gurung has not only depth experience of operating Nepal mountain travel trip and trekking adventures, but He has also great knowledge as of program coordinator for the village community development projects and he is President for HEED Nepal organization. Our company or Passages Nepal Pvt.Ltd. shares 5% of its trekking, comping, and Mountaineering for the charity works in the village. Now the rural poor have 5 new school building, 4 renovated school building and support 6 teachers, school supplies, books, notebooks and textbooks for the school. The lives of the people have been changed through the MAPs program. MAPs are popular in 15 mountain and hilly VDCs. The MAPs aim is to protect the Medicinal Aromatic Plants in wild and domesticate them into the local mountain terrace land which has 4 times more value than of the traditional crops. This program believes that to stop the mountain melting and global warming. The HEEDs program of “Save the planet through Recycle” (STPR) is created by the program director Beni Rani Ghale has supported the FAMILY IN NEED and their children Education. We collect the nonbiodegradable plastics and process to make ornaments and things for reuse. This program has saved the environment and lives of the people.
    For the tourism development initiatives and to sustain the tourism in the country of Nepal, He is Secretary for the Ganesh Himla Tourism Development Committee. His First aim to develop the tourism in Ganesh Himal Region which is in the least development categories within Nepal, for example, ‘Tourism’. The hard and step developing lesson is the key fundamental for his success in Travel Business, tourism and development initiatives of rural Education, Health, Environment, Empowerment and Development where HEED stands.
    In additional, Rankesh is Senior advisor for “Raising Nepal social service club” Dhading, Tipling united club Dhading, Heed Nepal Tipling youth club Dhading and Chair of Himalayan Organic Agriculture cooperatives Dhading, This is because of his longtime experience of his involvement in the community development and support he made to mountain people being very sincere and operating responsible travel and tourism in the Himalayas. He has created a club/ Group for mountain climbing as a guideline “Climbing First Limit, Teach Mountain Summit”.

  • Purna Bahadur Gurung

    Purna Bahadur Gurung

    Trekking Guide (Senior) & Mountain Leader

    Purna Gurung is from the mountain of Northern Nepal called Ganesh Himal region which is in the meddle Langtang Himalaya range in the east, Manaslu and Annapurna in the southwest leading Himalaya guide in Nepal since 2000. He has trekked almost all over Nepal Himalaya and climbed all the Nepal Peaks. He is very hard working, honest and clients take a career. He works always responsible ways and he is trusty of Nature culture and adventure holidays as well as a social worker for Himalaya communities. He has lead several community-based organization to assist rural poor on the offseason of trekking and climbing.
    He is funny, sincere and mountain manner on his working period. Purna makes a wonderful trip for his clients in many different alternative ways for success. He trusted his guiding in Himalaya, climbing instructor and wellness manager for all climbers and trekkers.  He has not only the experienced of the mountain also the cultures, weather forecasts and mind reader of clients that can find out the reason and weaknesses.
    His work is always genuine and takes cares from the airport to the Himalaya and airport after a joyful trip in Nepal. He mostly guides Annapurna Himalayas, Everest base camp and region, Annapurna base camp, Langtang valley, Tamang heritage, Gosainkunda,  Ganesh Himal ruby valley, Paldor peak, Helambu, Dolpo, Rara himal, Kanchenjunga, Tent peak, Mera peak, Island peak, Lhotse others. He was awarded as the best guides in Nepal Himalaya and Tibet as well as mountain charities.

  • Mr. Birendra Gurung (Chitra)

    Mr. Birendra Gurung (Chitra)

    Office assistance

    Hello and Namaste! 

    I am Birendra  (Chitra) Gurung from ruby valley municipality, Dhading Bagmati, Nepal. Khading village of Dhading district is my born places grown place and completed my school level education. 
    I am trained and Government License holder trekking guide since 2007. And I have spent almost 10/11 years in porter guide.  The 3 to 4 years porter at passages  Nepal Pvt. Ltd or in this trekking company have gained lots of knowledge regarding mountain adventures, peak climbing, Mountain peaks in Nepal Himalayas, People culture s, Languages and  Now I do managing trekking trips, tours, and office assistant.  I have visited most of the trekking region in Nepal.  I still lead the trekking crews and do the office assistant for this company. As I am a professional trekking guide I know all the trekking routes and explore new places or new destinations to give new experience and taste of new trekking routes to our valued clients. 

    My experience has to lead to my valuable clients in many trekking destinations like Everest base camp trek, Gokyo valley trek, Island peak climbing, Mera peak climbing, and other innumerable adventure Himalaya trekking tours in Nepal.  Similarly, I have lead in Annapurna trekking region, Tsum valley trek, Manaslu trek, Annapurna base camp trek, Annapurna circuit/ Thorong la pass, Narphu valley, Ruby valley trek, Langtang valley, Mustang trek in Mustang valley trek, Dolpo trek and far western trekking regions. Other high passes are Tashilapcha, Amalapcha,  Everest high passes, Ganjala pass,  Khumbila, sherpani col, Rolwaling  and many more. 
     Join us today to make your journey successful. My continue leadership in the Nepalese Himalayas prior to share experience integrating services in better ways in the mountains. 
    Thank for reading and joining tour Nepal trekking tours with us. 

  • Song Wang

    Song Wang

    Tours and Sightseeing Coordinator

    Song wang is the best tour and sightseeing operator in Nepal from from china.

  • Saujan Tamang

    Saujan Tamang

    Expert trekking guide in Nepal

    Welcome to Nepal:

    Hello/ Namaste!!!
    It's me Saujan Tamang. I was born in Mountain region which falls in great Himalayan trails; known as Ruby valley municipality in Ganesh Himal region of Dhading, Bagmati. Ruby Valley is northwest from Kathmandu valley. I have been working in Trekking field for more than 10 years and willing to give continue in future too. 
    I am a government license holder guide for trekking and proud to say that I can manage and lead any size of trekking groups in a friendly and family environment. I have guided almost in every region like Annapurna trekking region, Mount Everest, Langtang valley, Ruby Valley, Manaslu trek, Annapurna circuit, Annapurna base camp trek, upper mustang trek, Dolpo trek, Rara mugu, Rolwaling  and many others like  Helambu other royal treks in including Ghorepani poonhill trek and others. 
    I can speak fluent English and all most languages of all trekking regions which are most important to communicate and make a quick decision on the spot in case of any problems accurse while on the trekking in Nepal Himalayas.  I have been to all famous trekking routes and proudly can say I have a good knowledge of trekking and mountains experiences. 
    I always put my hard effort to give good information about Himalayan trails, Local cultures, flora-fauna, and Nepalese trekking tours history. I am acknowledging global warming, snow melting, and ecotourism. 
    I am more than happy with this company; Passages Nepal Pvt. Ltd who gives partial/regular training regarding tourism, hospitality, altitude sickness and importance of ecotourism in the context of the current tourism situation of Nepal and the world. I wonder to take all types of trekkers in their destinations while trekkers or holiday makers through this trekking company in Nepal. Thank you and Namaste again. Saujan Tamang.