Our amazing team
Our team consists of committed people who are involved with operations, finance and sales, and it is through their professionalism Corporate Adventure treks [CAT] has been able to provide such high-quality services to its clients over the years. Ours is a team of nature enthusiasts who are committed to world travel and share a common devotion to the outdoors. For more than two decades, we have been expanding our services by providing new and unique destinations and itineraries that are more than suited to please our clients.
Mr. Saroj Katel
CEO / Founder
Born and raised in Solukhumbu and its near regions Solukhumbu, Khotang, and Okhaldhunga, Saroj Katel, is the founder of Corporate Adventure Treks, a travel agency company which is more than it meets the eyes. It's not just any travel agency. With staff young, enthusiastic and passionate about traveling we strive to make our client's travel smooth and free from tedious works which makes it so much easier and convenient.
Carrying the weight of luggage as a porter before, our founder Saroj Katel now bears the weight of the company due to its success and popularity. Soon after, he became a city guide and a manager at a travel company which becomes his source of inspiration to initiate his own company. Anyone can dream but only a few accomplish what they dream. Out of which Saroj Katel makes this list due to his perseverance in gaining training from Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP), an authentic government agency, and many such reputed bodies solely for the purpose of raising proficiency in the field of tourism. He believes in the motto of 'simple living and high thinking', and even today it is the principle which has led to his successful venture. His wishes came true as his company shot up in preference by first-time travelers who required people with good spoken English and enthusiastic bunch of guides and trip planners. Having traveled to numerous places in Nepal and a decade worth of experience, Mr. Katel is well aware of their features which makes him the most valued gem of Corporate Adventure Treks. His innovative approach to various aspects of the trips and management has been integral to the success of the company.
Undeterred in his aim, Mr. Katel is still looking to grow himself and on doing so explores new practices. His growth from a skinny kid to an assertive person that he is today has been inspirational to all of us in Corporate Adventure Treks.
Trekking and Tour Department
Not just a trekking guide, Mr. Pashal Kattel has been operating in the tourism and even specifically, trekking, for over 10 years with great guile and enthusiasm. His nature for learning has never declined and continuously works on newer ways to provide the most delightful of experiences to the trekkers. Originally from Solukhumbu, he has developed his skills extensively as a guide for Himalayan ventures while also having a Bachelor’s degree. He has received First aid training from KEEP and is a NATHUM certified guides. He has successfully completed treks in various regions of the country like Everest, Manaslu, Annapurna, Langtang, and Upper Mustang. His friendly personality has always been of great help to trekkers during the travel.
A travel-fanatic since his early years, Mr. Shrestha has always the passion of exploring various places in the country. Also from Solukhumbu, He began his career as a porter and gradually worked his way up the ladder to become the qualified trekker he is today. Along the years, he has received various training including first aid training from KEEP and an authorized trekking guide license from NATHUM. He has also successfully guided various treks in various regions of the country like Everest, Manaslu, Annapurna, Langtang, and Upper Mustang, Tibet, Mt kailash Mansarovar. Regularly seeking to improve the quality of experience of the trekkers, Mr. Shrestha has adapted no-nonsense attitude on his work in 19 years of his career in travel and tourism.
Laxman Dural (Prakash)
Having had more than 20 years of experience in the field of trekking and travel in Nepal, Mr. Laxman Dural has one of the most lavish experiences that one can hope to have. His easy-going personality and keen eye for improvisation has also helped him to be a trustworthy guide. Being born in Okhaldhunga, the natural beauty of the region had great impact upon him to direct his career as a cook and now as a trekking guide. Apart from being a certified cook and trekking guide, he has also received training for first aid treatments and various other aspects needed in a trek. His ventures to Everest, Manaslu, Annapurna, Langtang, Dolpa, Rara, and Upper Mustang have helped him gather ample experiences all over the country.