At Luxury Holidays Nepal, we believe that every step we take leaves a footprint and it's up to us whether we leave a good or bad mark. We understand that when our clients travel with us, they not only experience a new destination but also have an impact on the environment and local communities.
That's why we are committed to operating responsible tourism operations that prioritize sustainability and responsibility. We employ well-trained staff who are knowledgeable about responsible tourism practices. Our management team, drivers, porters, and guides all prioritize sustainability and responsible tourism.
We believe that sustainable tourism, responsible tourism, and ecotourism are fundamental indicators of a healthy tourism industry, and we strive to incorporate these principles into every aspect of our operations. By working together with our clients and partners, we aim to make a positive impact on the destinations we visit and help to preserve their natural beauty and cultural heritage for future generations to enjoy.
Luxury Holidays Nepal always considers the following matters to make an as sustainable trip as possible.
1. Respect Nature and the Environment
Luxury Holidays Nepal places a strong emphasis on responsible tourism practices and aims to minimize its carbon footprint. The company's commitment to promoting eco-friendly practices includes waste reduction, the use of reusable water bottles, and supporting local businesses and communities. LHN also supports various social and community welfare activities, such as providing aid and assistance to remote areas and helping to preserve cultural heritage sites. Additionally, the company values the safety and comfort of its guests and staff, with a strong focus on providing sufficient trekking gear, training its leaders in pharmacy and AMS, and carrying emergency first aid kits.
2. Respect the communities and the cultures
At Luxury Holidays Nepal, we believe in respecting the communities and cultures of the places we visit. We encourage our guests to learn about the local culture, interact with the locals respectfully, and support local businesses and communities. By doing so, we hope to promote cultural understanding and appreciation and contribute to the preservation of local cultures for future generations.
3. Utilization of local natural resource
LHN emphasizes the utilization of local natural resources to support local communities and promote sustainable tourism. The company supports local businesses and utilizes local products and services whenever possible, which helps to generate income and support the livelihoods of local people. By promoting the use of local resources, LHN also helps to reduce the environmental impact of tourism and preserve the natural beauty of the destinations it operates in.
4. Support the local employment
Supporting local employment is a vital aspect of responsible tourism, and Luxury Holidays Nepal (LHN) is committed to promoting sustainable employment opportunities for the local community. The company hires local staff, including trekking guides, porters, and drivers, to ensure that the benefits of tourism are shared with the people of Nepal. LHN also supports local businesses and promotes community-based tourism, providing travelers with opportunities to interact with the local people and learn about their culture and traditions. By promoting local employment and community-based tourism, LHN is contributing to the economic growth and development of the local community.
5. Avoid harmful things
To ensure the preservation of the environment and communities, it is important to avoid harmful things such as littering, using single-use plastics, and damaging cultural heritage sites. At Luxury Holidays Nepal, we encourage our guests to adopt responsible and sustainable tourism practices and to be mindful of their impact on the destinations they visit. By making a conscious effort to avoid harmful practices, we can protect the natural environment and cultural heritage for future generations to enjoy.
6. Leave the flora and fauna as it is
Leaving flora and fauna untouched is an important aspect of responsible and sustainable tourism. Luxury Holidays Nepal encourages its guests to respect the natural environment and leave it as they found it. This includes not disturbing plants, animals, or their habitats during any excursions or activities. By minimizing the impact on local ecosystems, LHN aims to preserve the natural beauty of Nepal for future generations to enjoy.
7. Least generation of waste
LHN promotes responsible tourism practices, including the least generation of waste. The company encourages travelers to minimize their use of disposable items and carry their own reusable water bottles and bags. LHN also ensures that its trekking and camping activities are conducted in an environmentally friendly manner, with waste properly disposed of and not left behind. By promoting eco-friendly practices and minimizing waste generation, LHN is doing its part in protecting the environment and preserving Nepal's natural beauty for future generations.
8. Take garbage back
Pack it in, pack it out" is a principle that LHNs follow strictly. We encourage our guests to bring their own reusable water bottles and minimize the use of disposable plastics. Any waste generated during a trip is carefully managed and disposed of properly, and we make sure to leave no trace behind in the natural environment. Our guides and porters are trained to pack out all garbage, including non-biodegradable waste, and leave the trekking trails and campsites clean and pristine. This is our way of ensuring that we leave behind the least impact possible and maintain the beauty of the environment for future generations to enjoy.
9. No or less use of plastic and other unsustainable and harmful things
To promote sustainable tourism practices, Luxury Holidays Nepal avoids or minimizes the use of plastic and other unsustainable and harmful things in its operations. The company encourages guests to bring reusable water bottles and avoid single-use plastics during their trips. LHN also supports eco-friendly initiatives such as waste reduction, recycling, and responsible disposal of waste. By prioritizing sustainability in its operations, LHN is committed to preserving the natural beauty and resources of the destinations it operates in, for future generations to enjoy.
10. Insurance and Child rights protection
Our guide and porters are fully insured. You do not need to worry about our crew while making a trip with them. We pay them well and promptly. Luxury Holidays Nepal Pvt. Ltd. pays their medical expenses and we do not employ people below 18 yrs. We know employing people below 18 yrs is against international child right. Luxury Holidays Nepal does not like to exploit children to make money for us. We do not seal anyone’s life to promote our social and economic status.
11. Corporate Social Responsibility
LHN prioritizes the safety and well-being of its guests, and this includes taking measures to ensure that they are covered by insurance during their trips. The company offers travel insurance options to its guests to provide them with financial protection against unforeseen events such as accidents, illness, and cancellations.
In addition to ensuring guest safety, LHN also takes measures to protect the rights of children in the areas where it operates. The company adheres to the Child Protection Policy and supports initiatives aimed at preventing child exploitation and abuse. By promoting responsible tourism practices and respecting the rights of children, LHN is contributing to the betterment of society and the environment.
Luxury Holidays Nepal has associated with several social welfare organizations to support society and keep nature and the environment clean and clear. We are following the rules and travel tips published in sustainable tourism organizations.
If you need any further information, please contact us, Email: at [email protected], Phone: at +977- 985 100 5129 (WhatsApp)