About Us

Yak Ru Adventure Pvt. Ltd., an adventure travel company based in Kathmandu, Nepal is the brainchild of Kanchha Gurung (Sujan), a visionary with a passion for adventure and a deep-rooted connection to the tourism industry. With a career spanning over three decades in the field of tourism, Kanchha Gurung decided to channel his extensive experience and love for the Himalayan region into creating a company that would redefine the travel experience for adventure enthusiasts


Our founder Kanchha Gurung in 2007 when working for Huwans Club Aventure

The inception of Yak Ru Adventure can be traced back to 2015. Motivated to provide authentic, high-quality travel experiences, Kanchha Gurung assembled a team of highly experienced individuals, all fluent in French and English, creating a diverse and skilled group of professionals. Finally, together with his eldest son, the company was officially established in 2019 with a clear vision - to offer trekkers, travelers, and adventure lovers an opportunity to explore the natural and cultural wonders of Nepal, Tibet, and Bhutan in a responsible and immersive manner.

Kanchha Gurung's hails from the Manaslu region of Nepal. His connection to the Himalayas and commitment to safety, quality, and responsible tourism practices form the foundation of Yak Ru Adventure. He has been working in tourism since 1990 and over these long years, he has had the opportunity to work for various international adventure travel agencies gathering first-hand experience. 

Our managing director Suresh Gurung during a mountain rescue training 

His eldest son, Suresh Gurung, is the managing director of the company and a tourism professional with a decade of experience. He is in charge of creating trip itineraries and the company's overall operation. He has a bachelor's degree in Nepalese culture and history and a B1 level in French. Currently, he is doing a master's degree in adventure tourism studies.

Today, Yak Ru Adventure stands as a testament to Kanchha Gurung's vision, providing a gateway for individuals from around the world to embark on unforgettable journeys, discover hidden gems, and forge lasting connections with the rich cultures and landscapes of the Himalayan region. The company's journey is marked by a dedication to creating memorable experiences for every traveler while prioritizing the well-being of local communities and the preservation of the environment.