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Contact Us

Contact Snow Cat Travel

Our Sales Office for all customer enquiries is based in the UK, although as a Nepalese company our Head Office is in Kathmandu.

The Sales Office is managed by Mark who has trekked and travelled extensively throughout Nepal and Bhutan (and beyond).

Mark has over 40 years experience in the travel industry with "blue chip" UK Adventure Travel Operators.

Initially as a trek leader and then senior management roles in both product and operations.

Mark endeavours to provide all our clients with a responsive, friendly and knowledgeable service.

Contact Mark by phone:

Tel: +44 1405 862917 (international)

Tel: 01405 862917 (from UK)

Contact Mark by email:

Your very own personal trip advisor


Brand Manager-Snow Cat Travel
Get Snow Cat Travel to contact you

If you would prefer us to give you a call, then simply send an e-mail to Mark in our UK based Sales Office and let us know the phone number you'd like Mark to contact you on and an indication of the time locally you would prefer Mark to call you.

IMPORTANT: Do please state your full international dialling number, as well as the country you live in.

Our service pledge to you

When we created Snow Cat Travel we appreciated from the very outset that it should be "for people by people" and our philosophy towards customer service is very simple, "treat people how we as people like to be treated".

With tailor made treks and tours a "hard sell" approach just won't work AND it won't happen to you either.

We are not selling "bums on seats high volume join a group fixed itinerary, fixed schedule treks and tours".

We genuinely are here to help you. Yes, we use computers but to hand-craft a truly tailor made trek or tour really needs the human brain and where knowledge, experience, passion and dedication still matter more than a programmed machine.

UK Sales Office Opening Hours
  • OPEN
    Monday - Friday

    1000hrs - 1500hrs (UK time)

    Saturdays, Sundays

    And England Public Holidays

Outside of our regular opening hours stated above our sales office endeavours to operate on an "on request/on call" basis at weekends and evening time. We understand that with the international nature of our client base and the varied time zones with our regular office hours may not always be convenient. So, if you'd like to chat with us on the telephone outside our usual office hours, do please let us know in advance and we will do our very best to arrange a convenient telephone appointment with you. We regularly manage to speak with clients as far apart as Australia and the U.S.A.

Emergency Contact Information

This information is for clients only and who are currently travelling in Nepal with Rural Heritage Journeys PVT LTD for use in the event of a genuine emergency.
Please do not use this information for sales related matters

Approx. 2 weeks before you are due to arrive in Nepal, we will also be sending you your Final Joining Instructions for your Nepal holiday.

This document will also contain the following Emergency Contact Information shown below.

Outside office hours contact emergency numbers (24 hours)

In the event of an emergency we recommend that you inform/contact your guide for immediate assistance/first point of emergency contact.

If this is not possible/practical then do not delay in phoning our Kathmandu Head Office during office hours.

Kathmandu Head Office

  • Head Office address and Telephone

    Rural Heritage Pvt. Ltd, Pipal Marg, Bansbari, Kathmandu, Nepal

    Tel: +977-1-4522617 OR +977-1-4522618

    If you are phoning from a landline in Kathmandu Tel: 4522617 or 4522618

    If you are calling from a landline elsewhere in Nepal or from a Mobile (Cell) with a Nepal SIM
    Tel: 01 -4522617 or 01-4522618

  • Office Hours

    Sunday-Friday (Closed Saturday): 09:00 hrs -17:00 hrs

If an emergency arises outside of office hours please contact the following senior staff members below on their 24 hrs mobile/cell phone numbers.

Outside office hours contact emergency numbers (24 hours)

  • Abhi Shrestha
    Operations Manager

    +977 9801097561 / +977 9841297561

  • Niraj Shrestha
    Managing Director

    +977 9801023167 / +977 9851023167

  • Dil Tamang
    Executive - Tour Operations

    +977 9801059148/ +977 9851059148

If you are calling from a landline in Nepal or from a Mobile (Cell) with a Nepal SIM then omit dialling +977 - area codes are not required as these are all mobile/cell numbers

Please do not use social media/email to contact us if an emergency arises whilst you are in Nepal as these are managed from the UK and as a result of the time difference (5 3/4 hrs) we may not be able to respond immediately.

Pokhara Representative

  • Mr. Tara Gautam

    +977 9856010460 OR +977 9801050460

If you are calling from a landline in Nepal or from a Mobile (Cell) with a Nepal SIM.
9856010460 OR 9801050460

Area codes are not required as these are both mobile/cell numbers

From UK

01405 862917

Outside UK

+44 1405 862917

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Snow Cat Travel is the brand name of and trading as Rural Heritage Journeys PVT LTD of Nepal with a Head Office in Kathmandu. Our parent company Rural Heritage Nepal owns and operates select boutique, heritage hotels in Nepal such as the Famous Farm at Nuwakot and the Old Inn at Bandipur.
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