Saligram Aryal, Managing Director and Guide
As the founder and director of Mountain World Treks, Saligram has over 15 years of guiding and portering experience. Based in Kathmandu, Saligram coordinates all pre-departure communication, trip details and finances. When allowed the chance, he will guide treks to the Langtang and Annapurna mountain ranges. With a love for the mountain vistas and a knack for telling corny jokes, Saligram is sure to make any client feel right at home.
Like most guides, Sudip began as a porter. He received his guiding licence in 2010 and was soon hired by Mountain World Treks. Although he grew up in the lowlands of Nepal, he is drawn to the beauty of mountains. Sudip specializes in the Langtang trek and manaslu circuit trek.
After many years of portering and assisting to guides, Prakash received his guiding licence in 2008. From 2008-2011, he worked for a UK-based trekking company as a guide and was hired by Mountain World Treks in 2012. Prakash specializes in the Everest Base Camp and Annapurna Circuit treks. When not guiding, Prakash stays busy helping his wife with their shop and taking care of his young son.
Dipesh has been guiding since 2009 and portering since 2006. Dipesh has guided all of our treks and specializes in the Upper Mustang and the Manaslu Circuit treks. Having been born and raised in rural Nepal, Dipesh grew up surrounded by stunning natural landscapes. His love for nature is a driving force behind his desire to guide.
In the same way of many beginner, Ishwor also start his carrier as a porter on himalays. After many years of
experience he been able to take guide license. He was a good student in school, that helped him to
learn language very fast and become an excelent guide in short time since his struggle in this field. He received Guide licence in 2012. He has done yet many of famous mountain trekking and safaris. He grew up in the remote village, complete his school in same village and came Kathmandu for his further study.
He is a guide with having very long work experience in tourism. He had start his carrier as a porter, after few years he been able to received guide licence. Afterwards he is doing guide continuesly since 2000. He specializes in all trekking of Nepal, he has done trek in Tibet and India several times. Beside he does farming and priest as well in free time. He origin in a remote village with mass family. Now he is living with his family member in village.
He is also a one of energetic guide working form Mountain World Treks. He joned us as a porter after his few years Malasiya stay. Since he received a trekking guide licence in 2013, he is working well in this company. He knows Malaysian language well. He has done ABC, EBC and Langtang. Mostly he lives in a village with his parents. He has a daughter, who has just joined a school.
In 2008, Dinesh opted for a career change after many years of teaching mathematics at his village’s secondary school. He began training to become a trekking guide and received his licence in 2011. Based in Kathmandu with his wife and young daughter, Dinesh is always excited to escape the city smog for fresh mountain air. He specializes in the Annapurna Base Camp trek and Langtang Gosainkund Trek.
Experienced, strong and friendly, our porters are an essential and respected part of the trekking team. You will quickly see how they become a part of the “family” as they join us during rest stops along the trail and share meals and a few rounds of cards in the evenings.
Niraj Aryal Suresh Regmi Binod Bhandari