2. Since its formation in 2002, socialtours has
become a leader in responsible tourism and
soft adventure in Nepal. For this, it has
received recognition through ﬁve
nominations for the prestigious Responsible
Tourism awards in the UK, and mentions in
Lonely Planet and National Geographic
Adventure. The team strives to provide
unmatched professional service with an
intimate personal touch, while adhering to
core values of respect for individuals,
excellence in delivery, social responsibility of
business, and environmental conservation.
3. Go Local. Experience Nepal.
Insider tours led by locals. We combine a comfortable tour with an insider’s
view of Nepal, giving each traveller a unique holiday full of local experiences.
These trips can be as short or as long as one wants, as they are fully
customized to meet time requirements as well as special interests. Ideal for
families and people on shorter visits to Nepal, these tours can take place in
Kathmandu and/or Pokhara, highlighting the cities’ hidden secrets that only
locals know. These trips are guided by our well trained local guides.
8. Chitwan - Home of the one horned Rhino and the elusive Royal Bengal Tiger
10. Get Active. Soft Adventures.
Trek, hike, bike, paraglide, raft, kayak, bunjee - guided by local experts. Get
active and explore the outdoors in the safe hands of reliable professionals.
Customizable to each traveller’s level of ﬁtness and interests, these soft
adventures aim to have people enjoy the adventure center that is Nepal to the
fullest. The options are endless: trek high or low altitudes; hike for a day,
venture off on a three month trek across Nepal on the Great Himalayan Trail, or
leisurely meander through villages; cycle on a day trip or take off on a 14 day
1000 km ride; paraglide tandem in the midst of 8000m peaks ;abseil down
waterfalls... all of these activities are tailored to your needs. We also design
active holidays for people with special needs, helping everyone enjoy what
Nepal has to offer.
22. Best of the Rest: White Water Rafting, Mountain Biking, Bunjee, Paragliding, Jungle Safari
24. Get Immersed. Special Interest.
The hidden secrets of Nepal - Spirituality, Yoga, Shamanism, Pilgrimage, Red
Panda Watch, Coffee Farming, Village stay. Our passion for people and nature
drives us to develop trips that focus on exactly that-- creating wonderful,
enriching trips for people with special interests. Experience the authentic
practice of Nepal’s Vedic heritage, combining astrology, Ayurveda and the
holistic practices of Yoga on our “Trekking for Health” trip, Go searching for a
sight of the Red Panda, participate in organic coffee harvesting, or experience
true rural life in Nepal with a village stay. Whatever you choose, we guarantee a
unique and authentic experience of some of Nepal’s best kept secrets.
32. Get Involved. Philanthropic Travel.
Voluntouring and Charity Challenges. The best way to travel is to combine
Nepal’s fantastic tourism products with a little bit of giving. Volunteer your time
to teach a bit of English, mingle with and inspire youths, or nurse sick
elephants. Our range of volunteer placements is vast. Our team diligently
monitors each placement to ensure that the matchmaking is as close to the
requirements of both the project and the volunteer. Along with our partner,
Save the Children International, we also design Charity Challenges aimed at
supporting education in rural areas. Each trip helps to support a particular
cause in the region of travel. Travel cannot be made more fulﬁlling than this!