Project Description

Kiran Sapkota

Kiran Sapkota joined Karnali Excursions in 2014, and ever the since he has been working as a trek team leader. He was born in Nuwakot district, which is nestled on the lap of Ganesh and Langtang Himalayan ranges. In order to pursue his childhood dream to become a prominent trek team leader and professional cultural guide; he moved to Kathmandu for his further studies after graduating from high school. After completing college level of education, he took Trekking Guide Training, which was jointly organized by Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management (NATHM) and Trekking Agents Association of Nepal (TAAN). In order to enhance his medical knowledge, he also took Advanced Wilderness Medical Course, organized by Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP). He has already led numerous successful treks in the Himalayas and pilgrimage tours likes of Chardham Yatra, Shree Amarnath Yatra, Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra and Muktinath Yatra in India, Tibet and Nepal. His professionalism, simplicity, honesty, charming personality, and his willingness to share his wealth of knowledge with his clients, have helped him to become a highly demanded trek team leader and professional culture tour guide.