Hire a Guide

Hire a Nepal Trekking and Hiking Guide

We provide English speaking Nepalese Trekking Guides and porters for your tea house treks in Everest, Manasulu, Mustang, Annapurna and Langtang.

Contact Us in advance or phone us in our Kathmandu office: + 977 145 37480. Mobile: + 977 980 8266459. See prices below.

The flight prices are subject to constant change, so the prices below are a good guide for 2024 . The Porter and Guide prices are fixed.

What You Get:

Control over what you spend on food and accommodation on a daily basis whilst having a Guide to look after you, show you the way and explain things regarding the local mountains and culture.

The fixed day price rate includes the Guide salary, their food and their accommodation. The Guide transportation is extra as quoted ( the same applies to Porters ). In addition to the Guide price you need to pay your National Park entry, food and accommodation and transport fees as well.

Note:

Guide/Porter prices are the same if you are 1 person or 4 people ( 4 Max ) – so if you are a solo traveller, you pay the price per day below – if you are a gruop of 4, it’s the same price  – Easy and Cheap! All prices are in Euros

Everest – Sagamartha National Park:

Does not include Tashi Labsta (unless on the 4 Pass Trek) or Amu Lapcha Pass and Sherpini col routes.

Flights to Lukla are leaving from Ramechap, whilst construction work is being undertaken at KTM airport, until further notice. Ramechap is a 3/4 hour drive from KTM.

Guide with salary, food and accommodation€85 per day + Transport – Guide Flight KTM – Lukla return €120
Porter with salary, food and accommodation€55 (porters obtained in Lukla)
Sagarmatha National Park Entry Fees:
For Nepali Nationals Free
For SAARC Nationals 2
For Foreign Nationals 27
TIMS Card€30
Flights for Foreign Nationals:
KTM – Lukla return – €380 (it is an ever-changing price, but budget for this)

Manaslu:

Guide with salary, food and accommodation€70 per day + Transport – Bus KTM/Arughat: €15 + Syange – KTM : 15
Porter with salary, food and accommodation€50 (porters obtained in Arughat)
Manasulu Conservation Permit:
For Nepali Nationals Free
For Foreign Nationals 27
Annapurna Conservation Area Entry Fees (end of trip trek):
For Nepali Nationals Free
For SAARC Nationals 2
For Foreign Nationals 40
TIMS Card:€30
Transport: Bus KTM – Arughat: €15 + Sange – KTM: €15

Mustang:

Guide with salary, food and accommodation: €75 per day + Transport – Guide Flight Pokhara – Jomson: 80 return – Bus KTM – Pokhara: €25 return – Jeep – Pokhara – Jomson: €60 return.
Porter with salary, food and accommodation€50 per day (porters are obtained in Jomson)
Mustang Permit:
For Nepali Nationals Free
For Foreign Nationals 407
Annapurna Conservation Area Entry Fees:
For Nepali Nationals Free
For SAARC Nationals 2
For Foreign Nationals 40
TIMS Card€30
Flights for Foreign Nationals: Pokhara – Jomson Flight: €320 return. Bus: KTM – Pokhara: €25 return.  Jeep: Pokhara – Jomson: €130 return.

Annapurna Conservation Area:

Does not include Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Na and Phu, Tilicho Lake

Guide with salary, food and accommodation€70 per day + Transport – Bus to and from Pokhara: €35. Guide Flight Pokhara return: €90.
Porter with salary, food and accommodation€50 + Transport – Bus to and from Pokhara
Annapurna Conservation Area Entry Fees:
For Nepali Nationals Free
For SAARC Nationals 2
For Foreign Nationals 40
TIMS Card:€30
Flights for Foreign Nationals:
KTM – Pokhara: €250 return.  Bus to and from Pokhara:

Langtang National Park:

Does not include Ganja la, Dorjee Lakpa / Tilmans Pass, Panch Pokhari and Mailung Khola

Guide with salary, food and accommodation€70 per day + Transport – Bus to and from Syabru Besi: €25 – Bus to and from Melamchi Bazaar: €15.
Porter with salary, food and accommodation€50 + Transport – Bus to and from Syabru Besi: €25 – Bus to and from Melamchi Bazaar: €15.
Langtang National Park Entry Fees:
For Nepali Nationals Free
For SAARC Nationals 1
For Foreign Nationals 27
TIMS Card: €30.
Transport: Bus is the same as locals : Bus to and from Syabru Besi: €25. Bus to and from Melamchi Bazaar: €15.