About Us

We are a registered adventure tour company operating since 1998 from Kathmandu, Nepal. Our premium-rated tours and treks run in the Himalayan regions of Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan, and India that hold a reputation for quality, friendly professionalism and safety with a high client return rate.

From the peaks of Everest to the plains of the Terai, we have crafted some of the most original treks and extreme adventures offered in the country. For example, our ‘Lhasa to Kathmandu Mountain Bike Tour’ has the distinction of being the highest altitude mountain bike expedition with the longest and deepest decline in the world. We run mountaineering expeditions to the peaks of Makalu, Dhaulagiri, Everest, Lhotse, Tukuche, and more. Our trekking tours include the Annapurna, Everest, Langtang, Mustang, Manaslu, Dolpa, Kanchenjunga, and Dhaulagiri circuits.

Makalu Adventures offers cultural tours of world heritage sites throughout the Kathmandu Valley and surrounding regions. Our guests can choose among a list of 5 star and cheaper hotel options whilst enjoying relaxing sojourns or expeditions and adventure sports. A fleet of luxury vans are always on standby to transport our clients to destinations throughout Kathmandu Valley and further afield. We are partners in a peaceful 3-star eco resort hotel in the heart of Thamel, Kathmandu and a yoga training and retreat center in a peaceful rural location nearby. That being said, stay assured that we can accommodate for a variety of requirements, desires, and dreams.

We create tour itineraries for all, regardless of age or capability. Our team has a great range of experience in Himalayan adventure trips and outdoor sports. Our Sherpa guides are from the original mountaineering Sherpa families who were the first in the world to climb two mountains over 8000 metres. We have a deep love and knowledge of nature, local culture, people, and religion and facilitate smooth, safe, and meaningful interaction at all levels whilst you appreciate the beautiful Himalayas. Our team is committed to responsible travel that benefits local communities and maintains the environment whilst respecting local traditions, religions and heritage.

Owner and director of Makalu Adventure, Mohan Lamsal always makes sure that he adds his personal touch and care to the details to ensure that nothing is overlooked and all your needs are met. After 28 successful years in the trekking and tours industry, he has possesses a vast range of knowledge and experience. He has served as General Secretary of TANN ‘Trekking Agency Association of Nepal’ and is a member of NTA ‘Nepal Tourism Board’ and NATA ‘Nepal Association of Tour and Travel Agencies’.

We have successfully collaborated with some of the world’s top tour operators based in Europe, U.S.A. and Africa. In fact, we are dedicated to offering the highest quality, safest and best value trekking and tour trips that are possible. We make our best effrorts for our clients to experience the thrill and pleasure of travel and adventure. We consider it an achievement when our clients leave with a deep sense of satisfaction and great memories. Makalu Adventure, the peak of experience and knowledge in Himalayan touring!