Marketing and Sales Manager
Krija is the Head of Sales and Marketing department of Aarya Village Travel. She started her job back in 2012 as an intern from the scratch. Now she leads the team of over 10 people in her department. Krija has graduated in Bachelor degree in tourism from Kathmandu Academy of Tourism and Hospitality.
Travelling is her passion, which drives her into this profession. She loves travelling and has involved in many touristic activities like city Tours, Hiking, Trekking, Mountain Biking, Canyoning, Paragliding and Rafting all around Nepal. The reason she can give the best what guest wants is her experience on all above activities. She has visited Dubai for Arabian Travel Market (ATM) and London for World Travel Market (WTM) by representing the company to promote Nepal destination internationally. She is keen on traveling new places to learn and experience, that makes her more confident to sell sustainable holiday packages to the clients all over the world. As a woman she believes she can continue to lead sales department no matter how big the company will become in future. Krija believes that women are more responsible, loyal and can perform more than man in life if the opportunity is provided.
Over his six years with the company as a Head of Operations, Sudarshan has been handling all operational related activities for the guests starting from their arrival until their departure. He works 24X7 due to his job nature as an Operation Manager.
After graduation in Travel and Tourism Management from Tribhuwan University, he launched his career as a freelance trekking guide. He has travelled all length and breadth of Nepal as a guide with his guests until he joined AVT. He has more than a decade experience as a trekking guide and almost trekked all of the popular mountainous regions of Nepal like Annapurna, Langtang, Mustang, Manalsu, Kanchenjungha, Dhaulagiri, Tibet, Bhutan including few mountain peak climbing like Island, Mera, Lobuche, Chulu etc. He is a certified trekking and tour guide.
His passion for travelling, adventure and making new friends is what brings him into this profession. Being a graduate from Tourism University and his extensive experience in trekking and knowledge on various regions of Nepal make him capable to do his duty in a best possible manner. At times Sudarshan also lead adventurous trek to the High Himalayas for AVT’s guests and sometimes to fulfil his passion as a road captain in the motorbike tours to Himalayas. He believes in “Leave no traces, only footprints” and very much concerned towards environment and people while operating the tour and trekking.
Manager of Admin and Finance
It was 2013 when Bashu joined AVT as an intern. He started his career as a fresh university graduate from Tribhuwan University. He mastered each and every small task carefully and diligently in a course of time after joining AVT. Every matter related to finance, admin and human resources is a part of his everyday learning and understanding. AVT feels great having such a hardworking person in the team.
Bashu is one of the oldest staffs of AVT who has proven that AVT is an organization where anybody can learn from the scratch and build his career. As of now, he leads 5 people under Admin and Finance department. In fact, he has to deal with all 20 members of the company, guides over 60 and hundreds of parties like hotel, transport, restaurants, etc. Altogether, it counts over 200 people and companies that he has been dealing with in various ways. It has certainly provided him immense challenges, learning opportunities and shaping him as a strong person everyday.