Sonam Chhiring Sherpa

–  Co-founder / Managing Director

Sonam Chhiring Sherpa born in the Eastern part of Nepal, a small mountain village of Sibuje in Everest region, is the co-founder / Managing Director of vertical Himalaya Treks and Expedition Pvt. Ltd. He has been working tirelessly in this field for 10 years. As a Himalayan trekking guide, he is very experienced and has been leading treks and expeditions over all Nepa. and Tibet as well.

Sonam started his career as a porter a decade before working with several reputed companies in this sector. After a long hard journey gaining experience and understanding of both tourism and tourist, he fulfilled his dream of starting his own company where he could provide better and quality service to the clients.

Sonam is an optimistic and positive person with a love for nature and outdoor and boundless energy which has helped him to be a successful entrepreneur in this industry. He loves to share his knowledge with others. He has successfully organized treks and expeditions for clients from across the globe and he is still exploring new destinations and rules.

Climbing Experience:

  • Mt. Lotche (8516m) 2012
  • Mt. Shishapangma (8013m) 2013
  • Mt. Makalu up to c3
  • Mt. Everest (8848m) 2016
  • Mera Peak (9 times)
  • Island Peak (6 times)
  • Lobuche Peak (4 times)

Training Experience:

  • Basic Mountaineering Training (NMA)
  • Advance Mountaineering Training (NMA)
  • Trekking guide training (NATHM)
  • Mountain safety/basic first-aid training (HRA)
  • Helicopter Marshall Course (NMA)

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