About Us - Swiss Family Treks and Expedition GmbH
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About Us

Swiss Family Treks & Expedition GmbH in Partnership with Swiss Himalayan Family Treks & Expedition (P) Ltd is a friendship enterprise of Nepalese and Swiss. We are nepalwide active, with the headquarter based in Pharping, Kathmandu. The Director is Stephan Kocher a mountaineer who has climbed many mountains in Switzerland.  He lives with his 4 daughters since 14 years in Pharping, 40 minutes outside of Kathmandu. We speak German, English, French, Nepali, Tibetan and Italian...

The Basis of this company is to bring to travellers and mountaineers the beauty of this country closer through tourism, which is ecologically and ethnologically clean. This means trying not to produce pollution and always bringing back our garbage and to bring economic means to the country through paying good salaries, insurance in case of accidents to all the staff if climbing guide or porter. Also we pay proper taxes to the goverment of Nepal which is of absolute importance for every country in the world. We can proudly say that all this aims, we were able to integrate into our company over the last years. 

Our agency is specialized for treks and all kinds of sightseeing with familiy and people, who want to enjoy a holiday and see a lot more from this country. If you travel with your family, you can be sure, to be welcomed even warmer. It is the friendliness of the people here, which will make your trip complete. This may be one of the main factors to travel to asia for a family holiday. We will make sure to organise your stay in a way, that you get the most out of the country and culture. 9 years experience traveling with kids here in nepal, india and tibet have showed, it is the perfect destination for a wonderful trek, combined with cultural/handicraft sightseeing and a lot more. For certain destinations we offer horses for the kids, or they will simply be carried. We will provide you always a local guide, which will help you to explore and explain the country and culture. And be assured, there is a lot to explore and see! Whilst the local peoples natural friendliness here will undoubtedly impress you and in addition you get all these fascinating, almost magical landscapes.

Here are some reasons why travelers have faith on us;

Quality & Value
Our services are intended to offer quality and value for money, together with a rich, varied and a rewarding experience. We have built our reputation as the best service provider. Our prices of all the tours are highly competitive and unmatched with any other local tour operators. We provide high quality and guaranteed services; therefore, we have an excellent track record of our customer’s satisfactions. We plan before starting of any sort of activities or journey with proper consultation with everyone involved in it and brief possible threat beforehand, so that we can prevent the possible unwanted aspects and therefore, we ultimately could impart the maximum satisfaction to our clients. 

At most of the places where we organize cultural tours & teahouse treks we provide the best available accommodations. While on teahouse trek we provide lodges with hot and cold running water and flush toilets, unique features in the mountains. Each lodge is superbly equipped and the trained chefs serve an array of regional specialties.

Our transportation department provide A/c & non-A/c large Mini Coaches, cars to cater to Groups and Individual requirements. The chauffeurs and accompanying guides are polite, well behaved, highly experienced and trained. They are well versed with the local areas and can communicate in English.

Government authorized and professional company
We are registered under the government of Nepal, have been organizing professional treks and tours in the Nepal Himalayas with its customized trip as per the client’s wishes. We are very flexible to answer all the questions arise from clients and corresponding with them very precisely before and after the travel.  

Strong Foundation
Dedicated, young, experienced and committed team imparts your holiday a memorable, your journey a success and achieves your ultimate destination. We believe on work rather than word, serve quality service with wide range of choices. We have adequate of equipments necessary for all sorts of tourism adventures, either that is trekking, tour, expedition, peak climbing, rafting to name a few. Each team member holds license, experience and expertise in their respective field. They are regular paid, insured of their health. They are always ready in their area to make your holiday a lifetime achievement.

Another reason, why you should choose us is for your safety and security. As aforementioned, each team members are well trained of the First Aid in case of any incident, either that is high altitude sickness to strand in any menace. We have emergency and rescue helicopter services in case it is needed. We have 24-hour hotline services and satellite phone facilities for communication while in the journey in case of emergency. 

Stress free and relaxed travel
We know that you have come to Nepal to spend your holiday and release your stress after long and continuous shores. We have designed the itineraries and the packages in such a way that you will feel relaxed and stress free journey and splendid sightseeing, so that you feel at home away from home, like you are watching TV or doing any exiting and fondest activities in and around your cozy place. Because, we believe, during your journey with us must be fun, memorable and fondest in your lifetime.

Variety of services in reasonable price
We provide wide range of services in reasonable price. We can guarantee that any travel and trekking company in the country provides such service in the price, we have been providing to the visitors. We provide the best possible services to our guest with the blend of care and sincerity to make you feel at home away from home at the cost you can afford.

Eco-friendly Company
We believe that the nature and the culture of this country are the biggest assets and therefore, any activities, we undertake attempt to ensure no, if not minimal negative impact upon the nature and its unique culture. Our team members have taken various trainings relating to environmental awareness and cultural prevention.

Both male and female guides: We do have both male and female guides. We believe some visitors/trekkers feel comfort and prefer to travel with women staffs/crews. Either male or female guides, they hold license, experience and expertise in their respective fields.