Trekking Guide Hire in Nepal

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Do you want to do trekking guide hire? Get experience, English speaking, and well trained local expert guide from Base Camp Hike at the best price.

If you’re searching for a trekking guide in Nepal’s Himalayas, you’re the right place. Because we(BASE CAMP HIKE) had already operated numerous trekking with guide hiring service. The main things you will guarantee secured from all things that arise while you are trekking in Nepal.

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Why do you need to hire a guide?

There are lots of benefits of hiring a guide in Nepal. A good guide can enrich your trekking route very well. Apart from showing you the trail, the guide explains to you about the trekking area including the local’s lifestyles, their cultures, and as well as the name of the mountains.

Furthermore, Guide can tell about the religion, temples/monasteries, geography, local floras, and faunas, teach you the Nepali language, share culture, and festivals.

A guide plays a vital role to make a trip excellency. If you get a professional trekking guide you can communicate with him without a problem. All in all the following are some of the benefits of hiring a guide.

  • To get all information of trail
  • You don’t need to take stress to find out the way
  • To get the Best hotel on the trekking route.
  • You will get cultural, natural, and local information from the guide.
  • It is the best way to support the local community.
  • For the communication with local people
  • Your guide can immediately help you if you get sick during the mountain journey.
  • A guide can customize an itinerary if it’s needed during the trek.

How to hire a guide in Nepal?

It is an easy way to hire a guide in Nepal. Both trekking guide as well as a tour guide, you can get on the daily basis prices. By paying 20 to 30 USD per day, you can get a leader that can make your Nepal trip memorable.

Hiring a local guide is easy to process. Provide your requirements such as what types of guide you need, porter needed or not, for how many days you need, male guide or female guide, and interested trekking trail. Upon providing this information to the trekking company, they can arrange for you a suitable person for the job.

For the details, please visit how to book trekking guide and porter in Nepal’s Himalayas.

Benefits of hiring a guide and Porter with Base Camp Hike

When you hire a guide or porter from us, you’ll be protected from your financial things. All of our guides can speak English fluently. They know trekking trails very well as they had visited several times.
Our guide helps you to know the local culture, traditions, local food, flora, and faunas of the areas. Nonetheless, our guide can help you find out best hotel on the mountain. Because of our trusted service, many of our clients turned into our friends.
For the porter, We always select a strong porter to carry bags. Our porter can carry a maximum of 25kg and they’re experts to carry stuff safely.

Professional Guide

A guide is able to get a license through a month-long training course in the context of Nepal. It organizes by TAAN and Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management (NATHAM). BASE CAMP HIKE’S guides are trained by the Government of Nepal. All of our guides and porter are trained from TAAN and Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management (NATHAM).

Skillful Guide

Our mountain leader has good knowledge about the trekking trails, medical treatments , emergency services of first aids, altitude sickness, and other important things related to trekking. They will never leave you alone or misleading during your trekking. You can check our client words for our guide service at Tripadvisor Reviews.

You’ll get a Local Guide from Base Camp Hike

At the main trekking starting points like Pokhara, Kathmandu, Lukla, and Dhunche, our team will be there. We have a standby professional guide, strong porter as all well a porter cum guide.

Guide and porter hiring service is easy with us because we have working guides and porters with more than a decade of experience in Nepal’s Himalayas. We have a guide and porter who can make happy American, European, and Asian country people.

How much it Cost to Hire a guide and porter in Nepal?

Whilst hiring a guide, the guide price can range between 20 to 30 USD. The cost of hiring a local guide and a porter in Nepal is comparatively cheap than in another country.

Wages of Guide/Porter is determined by the government of Nepal. It ranges from 18 to 30 USD per day. On the that, we should pay insurance of guide and porter. Let’s have looked at the guide and porter hire cost:

 Types of Guide/Porter  Everest Region   Annapurna and Langtang Region  Manaslu Region  Other remote region
Cost of Guide Hire each day  USD 28  USD 25  USD 28  USD 38
Cost of Guide cum Porter Hire each day  USD 24  USD 24  USD 26  USD 34
Cost of Porter Hire each day  USD 20  USD 18  USD 20  USD 30

What’s is included?

  • Salary of Guide, Porter Cum Guide, and Porter
  • Insurance, Foods, and drinks of the guide, porter cum guide, and porter
  • Company Service Charges.

What’s excluded?

  • Transportation charge or any flight fare of Guide, Porter Cum Guide, and Porter.
  • Tipping

Note: This price rate is for experienced and expert local mountain guide and porter. Some agency or guide can offer you even less than this range. Keep in mind, those guide who has the strong qualification, years of experience, and other skills to make happy of any type of guest definitely they will charge more money than others. It makes justice for their skills.

Porter Hire

If you need only a porter, you can get a strong porter from us. A porter can’t communicate as much as a guide does but they can lead you to the Himalayas. Porter can help to the tourist find out a trail and hotel. However, some porters can speak the very limited English language. Normally a porter’s job is to carry guest stuff during trekking days.

How much it cost to hire a porter?

You can get a strong porter from us at USD 18 each trekking day. This price includes all the expenses of the porter. It means food, accommodation, insurance, and other personal expenses of porter include on this price. However, you should pay the transportation charge for the porter from and to Kathmandu.

Porter Cum Guide Hire

A porter Cum guide leads you on the trekking trail with a carrying bag maximum of 15 kg. He/She speaks basic English language but will be experienced. For those who want to have a local mountain leader and can speak English by carrying some stuff, PORTER COM GUIDE is a perfect choice.

Female Trekking Guide Hire

If you’re solo female trekkers and wondering to do guided trekking in Nepal, you’re in the right places. We base camp hike is providing female/woman trekking guide for solo female tourist. For the details of the female guide, please visit the female guide in Nepal.

How to Hire the best guide in Nepal?

If you’re going to take a guided trek, your trekking satisfaction depends on the guide/porter. So you should take the best mountain leader. It is an easy way to hire the best mountain leader in Nepal. To get the best guide, you should figure out the best trekking company. By paying 20 to 30 USD per day, you’ll get the best guide from a trekking company.

Guide hire from Kathmandu or Pokhara or Lukla?

Normally, most of the trekking starts and ends in Kathmandu. So, we arrange a mountain leader from Kathmandu. However, there are also other places where tourist begins trek. They are Pokhara as well as Lukla. If you’re considering for local guide and porter from Pokhra or from Lukla, we can also fulfill your demand. Because we’ve local guide who are staying in Pokhara and Lukla.

Final words regarding Guide Porter

There are many agencies that are offering guide porter hiring services. But finding a perfect guide and porter might be hard. One of the trusted trekking companies that provide the perfect guides and porter at a reasonable/Cheapest price is Base Camp Hike. Certainly, you’ll get satisfaction on your Nepal trip using the guide and porter of BASE CAMP HIKE TREKKING COMPANY. Your Satisfaction with security is Our Paramount Concern While Travelling with Us.


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Rated 5 out of 5

I did the Annapurna Circuit trek in September 2019 and it was just amazing trip that I’ve ever had.
I can fully recommend Base Camp Hike – they are professional, responsible, and helpful when planning the trekking.
Thanks, BASE CAMP HIKE for my amazing holidays.

Evan H

Response from Base Camp Hike

Hi Evan
Thanks for your words to Base Camp Hike.

We hire a guide for Annnapurna Base Camp Trek

Rated 5 out of 5

We did the Annapurna Base Camp trek with Base Camp Hike. We hired a guide from the company and it was just an amazing trip.
Our guide Sabin explained all things in detail. We hired a guide for 10 days of Annapurna Base Camp Trek. The reason we choose this company for guide hire is they offer us the cheapest. We’re highly satisfied. Recommended for those who want to guide hire in Nepal’s Himalayas.


Response from Base Camp Hike

Namaste Dear Guest
Thank you so much for your precious words to us.