Phurwa Sherpa
Nepal

Phurwa
Based in Kathmandu, Nepal
Trek Rate
$25 per day
Languages
English, Nepali, Sherpa, and a little German
Experience
almost 7 years
Ratings
great (4 reviews)

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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
  • Langtang Valley (Jan 2018)
  • Langtang Valley (Nov 2017)
  • Langtang Valley (Dec 2018)
  • Around Manaslu via Manaslu Base Camp (Oct 2018)
  • Around Manaslu via Tsum Valley, via Manaslu Base Camp, and via Punggen Gompa (Sep 2018)
  • Annapurna Circuit via Tilicho Lake, Bus to Tatopani and trek to Poon Hill, via Kagbeni, and via Marpha (Oct 2018)

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Reviews

by Lily (USA)
on Dec 2, 2018

Around Manaslu via Manaslu Base Camp
led by Phurwa Sherpa

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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.

by Morten (Sweden)
on Oct 8, 2018

Around Manaslu via Tsum Valley, via Manaslu Base Camp, and via Punggen Gompa
led by Phurwa Sherpa

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Phurwa was great, she did everything she could to make sure that me and Thomas had a great trek, which we had.

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by John (UK)
on Jan 10, 2018

Langtang Valley
led by Phurwa Sherpa

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Simply excellent

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by Jane (Australia)
on Nov 19, 2017

Langtang Valley
led by Phurwa Sherpa

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Phurwa is a very dedicated guide, and a lovely, lively person. Extremely proactive, she did her best to assist me in everything I needed.