$25 per day
English, Nepali, Sherpa, and a little German
over 7 years
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Phurwa is from the solukhumbu district of Nepal, home to the highest mountains in the world. Trekking is a family business for Phurwa, she has been working in the industry since 2012, before getting her trekking license she assisted her uncle and other relatives with their treks. After completing her trekking guide training, she has lead treks in Khumbu (Everest), Manaslu, Tsum Valley, and Annapurna Regions. Phurwa loves to visit new places and finds working as trekking guide allows her to see and experience the diverse culture of her own country as well as learning about the culture of her foreign clients. When not leading treks Phurwa is studying to complete her bachlor’s degree, she is also studying German.
Previous Treks with Sherpana
Around Manaslu via Manaslu Base Camp
Around Manaslu via Tsum Valley, via Manaslu Base Camp, and via Punggen Gompa
Annapurna Circuit via Tilicho Lake, Bus to Tatopani and trek to Poon Hill, via Kagbeni, and via Marpha
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Phurwa was a great guide. Even during peak season she ensured we always had a room. She prepared and was knowledgeable. She is a good person to travel with-lively, funny, smart, and interesting. She is also kind.