Our Team

Travellers' Review

It was an amazing experience for me and my wife on a trek to Annapurna Base Camp. We booked our... Read more
Annapurna Sunrise, Poon Hill
Royals meet your expectations

Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Manaslu circuit trekking with Royal Holidays was an awesome experience. My guide was a very helpful person who was quite... Read more
Eric Tan
Awesome experience with Royal

Manaslu Circuit Trek

Great experience with Royal Holidays during the entire trip of EBC. Right from the start to finish, the service was... Read more
Great EBC experience
Great EBC experience

Everest Base Camp Trek

Nothing beats the pleasures of traveling in Nepal. Royal Holidays are impeccable in their services – be it transportation, food... Read more
Majestic Mustang memories
Majestic Mustang memories

Upper mustang trek

I have trekked many times in Nepal with one reputed company in the past. This time I had an urge... Read more
My Langtang Experience with Royal
My Langtang Experience with Royal

Langtang Valley Trek

Our Travel Specialists

Basanta Devekota

Basanta Devkota

President and Founder

Basanta Devkota who is originally from Northwest of Gorkha district of Nepal. Basanta, a young man of a visionary and enthusiastic tourism entrepreneur, eagerly dedicated to his works and duties, having a friendly manner, has already done his master’s degree in TT(Travel & Tourism). He’s been involving in the tourism sector for a decade and half as well as he has his own tourist hotel in central Thamel of Kathmandu that is run very well. These are all because of his hard work and dedication to what he’s doing now. Moreover, he is a kind-hearted and helpful guy because he sometimes goes to different remote areas of Nepal so as to help those needy people and provides them with foods, shelters and other basic needs earmarking a certain percentage of money through his company, ‘Royal Holidays Trek’ and his hotel ‘Kathmandu Mantra Home’. Last but not least, he used to do trekking all over Nepal as a guide at the beginning of his career and then now he organizes different kind of treks and tours as per clients’ will as a boss or a travel consultant.

Pawan Basnet

Pawan Basnett

Executive Director

Born in Lalitpur, Nepal and brought up and educated in Sikkim, India, Pawan began pursuing his career since 1999. It wasn’t until 2011 that he found his deep passion towards the tourism industry, so he made a drastic career change leaving behind his technical qualification from a science background.  He is a result-oriented, self-motivated, optimistic, proactive and hardworking person obsessed with writing, re-writing, compiling, blogging, and editing language and literature materials. He is able to adapt to a multitude of situations contributing to ideas, thoughts, and time to execute positive results.

Simultaneously, Pawan is a prolific writer and a wordsmith who takes delight in manipulating vocabulary and phrasal management. With outstanding inter-personal and communicating skills and proven ability to motivate team members in a dynamic environment, he is always out to seek new challenges and better opportunities to make a small indirect contribution towards the nation. A hardcore workaholic, he loves challenges, jobs with higher responsibilities, authority, and lead. He has been deeply inspired and motivated by the maxim quoted by the former President of USA, Barrack Obama – “Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.”


Dipak Dhakal

Web Developer

Dipak Dhakal is a content marketing professional at Royal Holidays Treks (P). Ltd, an inbound marketing platform that helps companies attract visitors, convert leads, and close customers. Previously, he worked as a marketing manager for a tech software startup. He graduated with honours from Tribhuvan University with a degree in Business Administration and Creative Writing.” And moreover, he is an expert of Information Technology as well. He’s been involved in it for 4/5 years. His combined education experience and creativity as an Information Technology Specialist make him an exceptional choice. He has a focused detail-oriented approach and can methodically arrive at technological solutions for any company issues.