Responsible Tourism

Sustainable Travel

Malla Treks is committed to promoting sustainable and responsible travel practices. Our mission is to respect the local culture and environment, as well as enhance the traveler’s experience through meaningful interactions with local communities. We instill these values in our employees and encourage our clients to adopt them as well. Our aim is to leave each visited location unharmed and intact for future generations to enjoy.

Jobs for Locals
We are dedicated to providing employment opportunities for the local people in Nepal, who are facing challenges in finding work. By using locals as crew members on our fieldwork and in our office, we aim to support the local community.

Sponsored Projects
Malla Treks is involved in various school development and infrastructure projects in Nepal, and provides support to government schools in securing sponsorship from abroad.

Educational kit and Medical support
We believe that every individual has the right to education and health, which is why Malla Treks sponsors local children in their education and provides medical support in remote areas through organizing medical camps. Our clients are also encouraged to support the local community by bringing educational materials and medical kits.

Cleaning Campion’s
We are committed to environmental conservation and actively work to reduce our impact on the environment. During our camping trips, we bring back all waste and spread awareness among locals and other operators. Our clients also participate in keeping the trails clean by collecting plastic waste.

Porter’s Safety
The safety and well-being of our porters is of utmost importance. Most of the porters in Nepal come from economically disadvantaged backgrounds and play a crucial role in the success of our trips. We ensure that they are equipped with proper clothing, boots, and accommodation, and have insurance coverage.

At Malla Treks, we are committed to responsible and sustainable travel, and we believe that by working together, we can make a difference in the world. Thank you for joining us on this journey and for being a part of our mission to protect and preserve the beauty of nature for future generations

Be a Responsible travelers

At Malla Treks, we believe in the beauty and power of nature, and we are committed to sustainable and responsible travel. We understand that the mountain regions we visit are home to many traditional communities, and we respect the local culture, people, and environment. We believe that by fostering meaningful interactions with local people and gaining a deeper understanding of their culture, our travelers’ experiences will be greatly enriched. We believe that the love and respect for all the places we visit is of the utmost importance. Our goal is to leave each place unharmed and unspoiled, ensuring that it remains as beautiful for future generations to come. This belief is not only instilled in our employees but also in our clients, as we encourage them to adopt this same mindset. In addition to preserving the natural beauty of the places we visit, we also strive to give back to the communities we travel through. We believe that it is our responsibility to make a positive impact on the places we visit, and we do our best to make that happen.

Cultural sensitivity:
Nepal is a country with a rich cultural heritage, and it’s important to respect and appreciate the customs and traditions of the local people while traveling. This includes understanding and adhering to appropriate dress codes, being mindful of religious practices, and avoiding actions that may be considered disrespectful.

Environmental responsibility:
Nepal is home to some of the most spectacular natural landscapes in the world, and it’s important to take steps to minimize our impact on the environment. This includes practicing Leave No Trace principles, avoiding activities that may harm wildlife or plants, and supporting sustainable tourism practices.

Community engagement:
Responsible travel also involves actively engaging with local communities and supporting their livelihoods. This can include staying in locally-owned accommodations, purchasing products made by local artisans, and participating in community-based tourism activities.

Responsible trekking:
trekking is one of the popular activity in Nepal, it is important to be aware of the environmental and social impacts of trekking, and to take steps to minimize those impacts. This includes choosing responsible trekking operators, sticking to designated trails, and being mindful of the impact of large numbers of trekkers on local communities and the environment.

Giving back:
Responsible travel also involves giving back to the communities we visit. It can be done by supporting local schools, participating in volunteer activities, or donating to local organizations that are working to improve the lives of the people in the destination.

Responsible Wildlife Viewing:
Nepal is home to a wide variety of wildlife, and it’s important to view them responsibly. This includes not disturbing animals or their habitats, and supporting responsible wildlife viewing operators who follow ethical guidelines.

By incorporating these principles into your travel planning and activities, you can ensure that your visit to Nepal has a positive impact on the local communities and environment, while also allowing you to have a truly authentic and meaningful travel experience.