Sonam Gyljen Sherpa

Sonam Gyljen
Based in Kathmandu, Nepal
Trek Rate
$25 per day
Trekking Peak Rate
$35 per day
+ $450 per trekking peak
English, a little German, Nepali, Hindi, Tibetan, and Sherpa
over 24 years

Sonam is from the village of Chaurikharka near Lukla in the Solukhumbu region of Nepal, where he still spends much of the year working around his family home. He started guiding in 1994, at the age of just 19 years old. He has since guided in Everest, Manaslu, Annapurna, and Langtang regions of Nepal, he has also led climbs of Mera Peak. When not working at home or leading treks in the mountains Sonam enjoys running and traveling.

Availability & Upcoming Treks

January 2019