Board of Trustees

To achieve the great objective of serving the nation through its community service project, Explore Himalaya is proud to be patronized by many warm-hearted enthusiasts from different corners of the world. We would like to thank the personalities as listed below for kindly accepting our request to help us in this great mission as members of the Board of Trustees. We have been highly inspired by their involvement in the team and believe that their association would help in achieving our objective to its full extent, benefiting as many people of the rural Nepal from Tourism Industry.

Mr. Lars Gundersen– Denmark – Kipling Travel

Name in Full: Lars Gundersen
Nationality: Danish
Occupation: CEO Kipling Travel
Address[Office]: Slangerup, Denmark
Tel[Office]: +45-47-161220


Mr. Song Poh – Malaysia – Director, Adventure Rain Forest

Name in Full: Song Poh
Nationality: Malaysia
Occupation: Business Owner
Address[Office]: 22, Jalan USJ 3/3F, Subang Jaya , 47600 , Selangor , Malaysia
Tel[Office]: 603-56353701
Fax[Office]: 603-56353701


Mr. Jaysing Thakkar – India – Director, Indo Nepal Holidays

Name in Full: Mr. Jaysing Thakkar
Nationality: India
Occupation: Company Director
Address[Office]: -Indo-Nepal Holidays, 4A, Eknath Apartments, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Panch Rasta, Mulund (W), Mumbai – 400 080
Tel[Office]: 91-22- 5914376 / 5914379
Fax[Office]: 91- 22- 5914379


Mr. Scott MacLennan Founder/Program Director- The Mountain Fund
Scott has been managing the business of nearly 20 nonprofit organizations for the past fifteen years as the co-owner of MacManagement Inc which operates 1500 units of subsidized low income housing in Colorado, New Mexico and Texas. Scott also coordinates the Premier Partner Trekking program for the International Mountain Explorers Connection and is the President of the Anatoli Boukreev Memorial Fund, the International Director of Karing for Kids-Nepal, and member of the Board of Directors of the Alpine Fund.

Scott’s E-mail: mtnfund@mountainfund.orgs

Happy Explorers

Good & hearty meals each day, more than what we expected! In Mustang the lodges were fairly good. Good price/ quality ratio. Good accommodation even in remote areas.

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Community Service

Community Service

We work with the motto "Tourism for Development". Explore Himalaya Community Service Project was conceived to empower underprivileged segments of Nepal.

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