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Born in Himalayas & Run by Native Himalayans

Garhwal Himalayan Explorations Pvt. Ltd

25 years of Quality Holidays in Himalayas for Individuals, small Groups & Families


Team Himalayan

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Dear Visitor         

Greeting   from  the  land  of  Gods,  Glittering  peaks,  and  the  Ganges.  We are very   pleased   to  introduce   you  to  Team Himalayan at    Garhwal   Himalayan  Explorations  which  is  a  team  of  young  energetic   professionals,   who  have  been actively   involved  in  the  research  projects of Institute of  Himalayan Studies & regional development, and other projects for the welfare of  the local people.


All team  members are highly qualified , have led expeditions, trekking , rafting, sailing,  wild life safaris, and other special interest tours in different parts of the country. Thus are aware of recent developments in the trade.

G.H.E.  has  its  fleet  of  brand new cars, Tata sumo, Toyota Qualis,  Best  located tourist guest houses and river side camps, state of the art rafting and trekking equipment, mountain bikes,  safari jeeps, and other equipment with a dedicated team of  handpicked cooks and camp staff.


Although the margin  of profit  is not very high, a part of it goes to the education of the poor's, free medicines to the porters and others, of the area.


Being  the native  of  the area, we  have  very good relations with the renowned ashrams  and  yoga  institutes,  So  that  we  can  arrange,  yoga  and meditation demonstrations or classes for groups and FITs coming to this area.


Team Himalayan at G.H.E. boosts  of  being  the  best in Uttarakhand  with  maximum  resources, which means you get all services under one roof with the professional and personal touch.


Considering  all  these  points, Team Himalayan at  G.H.E.  is capable of handling your travel arrangements  in this  area and will go out if way to prove the point and  

G.H.E. is headquartered at Rishikesh, the gateway to the Himalayas, with its field offices at Uttarkashi and Joshimath.



Team Head: Rajeev Tewari

Managing Director and the head of GHE team Rajeev comes from High mountains. Rajeev is a science Post Graduate with another post-graduation in Tourism. He  has worked for leading adventure companies of the country  for years and has 28 years of experience in the field of Adventure Tourism.

He is president of the UFO –Uttaranchal state Tourism Outfitters Association  and Past President of Indian Association of Professional Rafting Outfitters.

Rajeev is also founder of Sattya Yoga : Teaching Yoga in its original form.

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Seema Tiwari Director Operations

Coming from Garhwal mountains Seema handles the operations at  the Ganga Nature camp . Her skills are used for supply management of treks & rafting expeditions also.

Spending her childhood with her grandpa  who was in British army and fought many wars including the world war II who shared great knowledge of life and mythology, Seema knows the people and culture of the area at its best.

Having a sound knowledge of Hindu mythology Seema also takes sharing classes on mythology.


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Krishna Mohan Bandhani

Coming from Pauri Garhwal Krishna is working with the company since the beginning. While trekking with groups in the mountains Krishna has learned a great deal about mountain area, people and their culture.

Working with GHE from 1992 Krishna is now Manager Operations and looks after the operations.


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Daulat Singh Bisht-

coming from high mountains of Chamoli Garhwal, Daulat is Senior River Guide & Manager Operations.

Daulat has led  trekking groups and guided rafts  in deferent part of India including J & K , Zanskar & Leh Ladakh, which has given him a great knowledge of safe operations on mountains & rivers.

When not trekking Daulat runs the Eco Camp Resort of the company, located in Shivpuri Rishikesh.

He is also the head of the rafting guides  and responsible for smooth river operations on commercial rafting on Ganga.


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Laxman Singh:
Coming from the high mountains of Chamoli Garhwal,   laxman manages the show from the office. He handles all the information from planning to execution of the tours


Pankaj Thapliyal:

Pankaj has done Basic & Advance Mountaineering courses from the reputed Nehru Mountaineering institute in Utterkashi.

Pankaj leads trekking trips in the season and handles the river camps in winters for rafting & rock climbing groups.

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Deewan Singh : Deewan has been part of Team Himalayan since last ten years  as Chef on treks and pilgrimage groups. Being local from the area he has great knowledge of  local Garhwali Cuisine which are high lights of his meals on the trip.

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Phagun (Balbeer)- Is in charge of the big fleet of vehicles  (21)   used  on the trips. He is in charge of maintenance of the vehicles and makes sure the smooth operation on the trips. 

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Celebrities with Team Himalayan


Sonu Nigam – The famous Indian Play back singer with team Himalayan on his trekking trip to mountains.


Titanic famed Kate winslet stayed with Team Himalayan for a week on her spiritual journey to India.  Seema took her to all the spiritual places in the area to make her experience in Rishikesh a memorable one.

 In Times of need: Team Himalayan at the time of  kedarnath Flood-  Carrying food to  remote villager on foot and rafts

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