The founder of the company, Group Captain (Rtd.) M. Shah Khan has lived an enviable outdoor life. He was among the first mountaineers, best polo player and trophy hunter.In 1958 he was team member of joint Pak-British army expedition on Rakaposhi(7,788m),which was conquered first time. Shah Khan belongs to the royal family of Hunza and son of (Late) Mir Muhammad Nazim Khan KCIE (knight commander of Indian empire); Mr. Shah Khan is also one of the legend and living heroes of war of the liberation of Gilgit-Baltistan in 1947-1948.during his tenure in Pakistan air force he introduced siking and captive breeding of different spices of wild animals and birds at nalter including astore markhore ,ibex and ladakh urial and was very successful .
The Managing Director of Himalaya Nature Tours Pakistan Mr. Asif Khan son of Mr. Shah Khan is an experienced, knowledgeable tour operator and has vast knowledge of operating treks, tours, expeditions and trophy hunting in Gilgit-Baltistan region. Before joining Himalaya Nature Tours Pakistan in 1990, he worked in Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) as a Tourism officer for more then ten years, he has got training in Tourism Management and ski resorts from institute of Tourism and Hotel Management in Austria.
The Himalaya Nature Tours Pakistan is also working with Beek Trekking Pakistan in Germany, the owner Mr. Michael Beek a famous travel writer and climber.He has also published two guide books on Pakistan and doing lots of tour publicity and promotion for Pakistan in Germany and Switzerland. He is also a famous mountaineer and paraglider. He has trek most strenuous and unknown treks in Karakuram and Himalayas like Lupke la ,around Nanga parbat ,shimshal to K2 ,snowlake trek and Biafo Hisper. Be sides working with Michael Beek the most famous Travel Company Hauser excursion Munich Germany is our valuable client and working since 1990 together successfully
Mr. Sayed Masood Ahmed is a childhood friend of Mr. Asif Khan and son of famous wing commander Sayed Ahmed known as lanky Ahmed who was a famous pilot and friend of Mr Shah Khan .Mr Masood’s father used to fly single engine airplane to Skardu and Gilgit before and after partition .Masood before settling in USA used to run company called Concordia expeditions and used to himself led trekking groups to K2 ,Gondo Goro ,Nanga parbat and shimshal .He is working for Himalaya Nature Tours to promote tourism in USA for Pakistan.His website is www.concordiaexpeditions.com
Col(retd) M. Sher khan is managing partner of Himalaya nature tours. He is renowned mountaineer of Pakistan who has climbed 4 peaks above 8,000 m, That are Nanga parbat,Gasha brum1, Gasha brum 2,broad peak and was also team member of Pakistani expedition on mount Everest . He has also climbed above 7,000 m peaks Rakaposhi ,pasu peak and Yuksin Gardan peak .
Mr. Asad Karim belongs to Shimshal is our office manager who is very experienced mountain guide and professional hunter working with Himalaya Nature Tours Pakistan since 1990.
Mr. Ghulam Shah(nickname naughty shah) from shimshal is working since 1990 with Himalaya Nature Tours Pakistan as a professional guide and guides our culture tours and jeep safaris.
Mr. Murtaza Baig from Shimshal is very experience mountain guide .He guides K2 ,Gando Goro la ,hisper,biafo,snowlake treks.He is working with Himalaya Nature Tours Pakistan since 5 years.