Mr. Surendra Lama 'Smile'
Director of Firante Treks & Expeditions has over 13 years experience in this tourism business and has a great love of sports and adventure travel along with sense of social and environmental responsibility. Before founding Firante Treks and Expedition, he was engaged with large organizations more then 9 years holding major responsibilities of Tour Organizer, office management and leading first time (new route) expeditions. He has been always a good travel companion and perfect tour operator. He has lead groups from all over the world throughout Tibet, India , Bhutan and Nepal.Born in Simikot village in Humla the remote far western Nepal and is one of the key person to promote Humla and far western as a tourism destination.
Janga Bahadur Lama
He has been working in tourism field since 1998, he has started his carrier as Hotel manager and then sifted to adventure tourism as a marketing manager in couple of reputed agencies, finally he has joined with Firante Treks & Expedition team from July 2009. He has leaded groups out to Tibet and Nepal and India, he is a trained adventure leader too. He is also on going core member of Sustainable tourism network (STN).
He is From Humla, and is also a practicing Lama with good knowledge of Buddhist history and religion.
Sonam Lama ‘Tamang’
A valuable partner of Firante Treks & Expeditions, he has been a guide for more than 8 years and his youthful looks would indicate that he has started his carrier into tourism so young. He was a team mate with Surendra Lama when they used to work for their past organization and now they are expert and perfect partners. He is Energetic, multi-lingual and keeps any tour running at a friendly pace and he is the one with extra value, ‘returning clients always request Sonam again’. He has been leading groups from all over the world throughout Nepal, Tibet, China, India and Bhutan. And he is experienced Trek leader, Mountain Biker, racer and expert bike mechanics. Besides his guiding job he looks after all tour opoeration and he is Operation Director of the Company.
Mr. Dak Bahadur Karki
He is an excellent guide and has been involve in tourism since 1997. He has lead group throughout Nepal, Tibet, India & Bhutan. He is multi adventure guide for Mountain Biking, Trekking & Tours.
Mr. Mangal Lama
Mangal Lama is a government registered trekking guide and office assistant.He has very good knowledge of hospitality. He is very interested to work with the guests and provide them with any help they need.