Congenial, humble, knowledgeable, and proactive, Shiva Prasad Bhatta is one of the popular faces in our team. He is a licensed guide with over 9 years of experience leading trekkers through the Himalayan mountains. He has successfully led countless trekking groups in the popular trekking routes of Nepal. Over the past 9 years, he has led treks throughout Nepal, including popular routes like the Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit, Annapurna Base Camp, Langtang Valley, Nar Phu Valley, Kanchenjunga and Gokyo Lakes. Admittedly, he is one of the favorite trekking guides of many clients and is highly respected for his outstanding service as a trekking leader.
Hailing from the mountainous district of Gorkha, Shiva spent the early part of his career as a Mathematics Teacher. As a teenager, Shiva used to explore the trekking trails of his villages and also worked as a porter for trekking groups. Through his determination and hard work, he earned the trust and respect of the company he worked for and was given the opportunity to guide trekking groups on his own. Today, Shiva is one of the most sought-after trekking guides in Nepal, known for his hard work and unwavering commitment to serving his clients best. He has led to almost every trekking region of Nepal, from the popular Everest Base Camp trek to the lesser-known treks in Dolpa and Mustang regions.
He is trained personnel in 'Advance Wilderness First Aid Training' from Kathmandu Environmental Educational Project (KEEP) in association with Nepal Tourism Board. He has also participated in a first-aid training workshop. Shiva has also received a certificate in eco-tourism and wilderness first-aid from KEEP (Kathmandu Environmental Educational Project). Furthermore, he has also completed several significant training including English Language Course, First Aid Training, Photography Training, and skill development training programs.
Shiva takes a keen interest in the safety of his clients and ensures that his clients have everything they need for a successful and enjoyable trek. He goes above and beyond when it comes to leading the group. No doubt, he is passionate about his work as a trekking guide. His English is good and he is proactive and friendly. He takes great pride in his work as a guide and considers it a privilege to be able to introduce people from around the world to the wonders of Nepal's mountains. His experience and expertise make him the best guide for you to embark on an adventure to the Himalayas.