Thin Air Adventure - Team
Mr. Som Gurung, Managing Director
Born in Dhading district, Mr. Som Gurung has a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Tribhuwan University, Kathmandu. He started his career as a trekking leader with Thin Air Adventure Pvt. Ltd. With more than a decade’s experience in organising treks, tours and other travel activities in Nepal, India, Bhutan and Tibet, he is now the Chairman of this company.
He has undergone the tourist guide training conducted by Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management and has also participated in First Aid Training conducted by Kathmandu Environment and Education Project (KEEP).
He has participated in Nepal Himalaya Tourism Festival held in London in 2004 and has also visited Thailand, Hong Kong, Qatar and India.
Maciej Abramowicz, Exclusive Manager for Poland.
Mr. Maciej is tourism professional from Poland. He has been working as an Exclusive Manager for Poland, trekking and tours (trip) Planner forThin Air Adventure Pvt. Ltd.
After trekking the Himalaya region a number of times Maciej has developed an overwhelming passion for Nepal and joined forces with us.
Now he is living and working at our Exclusive manager for Poland, Together he is operating trekking and tours in Nepal from Thin Air Adventure and incorporating current systems with modern ideas, enabling us to offer an excellent international level of service to all our clients from beginning to end.
Write him a mail mentioning your interests and he will workout a perfect travel plan for you customized according to your need.
Maciej mikolaj Abramowicz
Mobile: +48 501 037 889
Mr .William Hwang, Marketing Representative & Consultant
Mr. Hwang is a tourism professional from Taiwan. He has been working as a group Leader and trip Planner for Thin Air Adventure Pvt. Ltd. , Nepal since 1996. Many of our unique itineraries and programs are developed by or in consultation with Mr. Hwang. His expert advice is just a click away. Write him a mail mentioning your interests and he will workout a perfect travel plan for you customised according to your need.
In addition to his professional expertise Mr. Hwang has also contributed his bit to the society. Mr. Hwang in coordination with the company has developed and run several village school projects particularly in Dolpo. He has been providing school dresses and other necessary educational materials such as pencils, books, exercise-books, color crayons etc. for students in those regions.
Mr. Kale Gurung, Trekking Cook
Born in Dhading district of Nepal, he has been working as a cook since past 18 years. He started his career as a kitchen assistant in camping treks. He then took a Cook training conducted by the Hotel Management and Tourism Training Centre Nepal which along with his experience as a kitchen assistant helped him become a cook.
His ability to prepare varieties of international cuisine is well known in the travel and trekking fraternity of Nepal. His delicacies has satisfied the gourmet of tourists from countries and thus he is considered an vital member of the Company team.
He addition to becoming a professional cook, he is also excellent guide in Tea House Treks. He is trained in First Aid and Leadership from KEEP.
Mr. Milan Rijal, Trekking Guide
Mr.: Milan Rijal hails from the western district of Dhading and boasts Bachelor's Degree in Social Science from Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu.
He has spent 14 years in travel and tourism industry. He entered tourism industry assisting a British group as a porter to a Germany group who trekked to "Everest base camp trek". He quickly improved his English conversation, became familiar with various trekking routes in Nepal and as well route Tibet understood the need of trekkers in Nepal. Soon after he was an Assistant Guide for camping as well as Tea-house trekking in the Annapurna, Langtang, Everest, Kanchejunga, Manasulu and Ganesh Himal areas.
One year later, he underwent a training in “Mountain and Trekking Guide” from Hotel Management & Tourism Training Center and became a licensed holder Trekking Guide. After that he started leading trekking groups from various countries, particularly the European ones. This experience further enriched his knowledge about various trekking routes in Nepal.
He visits to Tibet, Bhutan and various parts of India in order to gain first hand experience about touring and trekking in these areas. He is extensive knowledge of the Himalayan nation coupled with his quest to share his feelings and memories will certainly be of great value to all travelers. Having a many experience for trekking filed working and Leader and trekking Guide.
Mr. Hari Adhikari
Born in 1978 in the Dhading district of Nepal, Mr. Hari, joined this profession after completing his Intermediate studies. He is a well trained trekking guide and since 2001 has been working in this field. He has been to numerous trekking trips in regions like Annapurna, Everest, Langtanga and Doplo etc. He speaks English fluently other than Nepali. He is good at looking after the guests and taking care of their needs. He also has vast knowledge of Nepal, its culture, places and people.
Mr. Shiva is a member of our accounts department and looks after the day to day transactions of HGT. He belongs to Sankosh in the beautiful district of Dhading and is pursuing his Bachelor level studies in Commerce in Kathmandu. On the experiences of working in the tourism industry, he says that he loves his work here and is dedicated towards it.
Mr. Santa is young and energetic guide and has adequate knowledge in guiding the Himalaya. Having sound experience in trekking sector brings with him rich experience and willingness to assist trekkers with professionalism and dedication. He value local culture, but equally respects others’ too. His constant support towards the organization has been helping hand to run it efficiently. Recently, he got licensed by "Ministry of Tourism" Hotel management tourist training center in Nepal and also holds a High Altitude First Aid Certificate.