17. 7. 2014
How to find reliable trekking company in Nepal?
There are a lot of trekking companies in Nepal registered with Trekking Agencies’ Association in Nepal (TAAN). Among them some are government and some are private companies. Most of the agencies are inside Kathmandu. With the prospective of providing proper guideline to increasing inflow of international tourist many agencies have been established.
If you are coming to Nepal and have a question which trekking agency is best in Nepal? Let’s help you with some insights on what to look for in agencies.
1.Years In Business And Expertise
Many years of business in the this tours and travel gives greater experiences and reliable expertise. If the company have been in trade from long time it means the company is providing good service.
Business are done with clients as collaborations rather than just providing a product or service to them. So, company should ask for their input and ideas throughout the communication process. And, no business can exist without positive feedback and reviews from previous clients. Some of reviews may include the client’s email address, which may be useful if you wish to get more information about the agency service.
The company should be associated with recognized organizations, Government or Non-government, defines the reliability of the company and its CSR approaches.
4.Registration, Licenses and Associations
This is very important for you to know that you are trekking with an authorized trekking agency with proper licenses and registration from various Authorities. A trekking agency cannot run without proper licenses and registration from Authorities. Running a trek requires registration with Nepal Government, Nepal Tourism Board (NTB) and TAAN, and if it sells climbing too then registration with NMA is must. You can check the list of trekking agencies registered in TAAN via TAAN’s website.
5.Cost And Facilities
All the Travel agencies have different cost price. Some are cheaper and some are expensive. The cost price depends on the facilities provided by agency to you. Facilities like Pick-up and drop services and other emergency services comes with expensive price.
6.Send An Inquiry Email
Sending an inquiry email will help you to know more about the agency. As it is a direct two-way communication your doubt about the agencies will also be cleared. You can send an inquiry email to many agencies and compare each company.
If you have read above description about how to find reliable trekking company in Nepal. I hope you have got idea and knowledge about reliable trekking agencies.