How It All Began

Here at Himalayan Shepherd travel, we have a team of passionate travel designers and concierges for whom creating trips of a lifetime is so much more than just a job. With over 18 years of experience in travel, you can be sure we will be able to offer you in-depth advice and excellent customer service every step of the way.

Our main objective is to keep the service level at top of all priorities, so a steady grow of satisfied customers will follow automatically.

Why choose Himalayan Shepherd

For starters, it's about a lot more than just travelling this time!

We are a group of localities like-minded young kinsfolk, active and enthusiastic explorers, designing not just a vacation but a wholesome experience for you to remember us forever.

Being sons of the soil, we are very close to our tradition values, our team an innate knowledge and thorough understanding of our land and people.

We speak from experience -Word-of-mouth referrals from our happy clients have always been key to our success. we have witnessed that if we are internally satisfied with our work through vigour of honesty, truthfulness and kindness helping travellers all the time, business prospers automatically since each satisfied customer will share his or her genuine feelings to others thus becoming a recommended organization for serving travellers.

A resolute commitment and hospitality are at Ladakhi’s DNA. We are dedicated to ensure your travel is customised and taken care of precisely.

Himalayan Shepherd = one-stop shop

We are a “one-stop shop.” we can handle every aspect of your travel—from booking airline tickets, ground transfers, arranging bike, renting cars, tours and activities, and Much much more. 

The People in Charge

Stanzin Dorjey

Stanzin Dorjey

Founder
Born and raised in Leh Ladakh, Stanzin Dorjey founded Himalayan Shepherd in 2010. He was working in leading travel agent in Delhi for 8 years, when he realised that there was a market for a company that showed travellers the insider track and hidden gems that only locals know. He moved back to his native Ladakh to put his plan into action.
Stanzin Dorjey (Dorjey junior)

Stanzin Dorjey (Dorjey junior)

Dorjey grew up hiking, trekking, camping, rafting and exploring. A keen Mountaineering, raft guide and safety kayaker with over 15 years of experience and has paddled all major rivers in the Himalayan. He has trekked Siachen glacier many a times.
Padma Chonjor (PAMA).

Padma Chonjor (PAMA).

ama oversees Himalayan Shepherd’s operations and ensures guest return happy and hungry for more. He is proud and excited to introduce Ladakh to visitors from around the world. Consider him as local friend and he will show you how wonderful our Ladakh and people can be.
Tsering Dolkar (Dollu)

Tsering Dolkar (Dollu)

My name is Dolkar, together with my husband Stanzin Dorjey. I have been on the board of Himalayan Shepherd since 2017. I am responsible for the maintenance of the financial records and accounts of the business. Our main objective is to keep the service level at top of all priorities, so a steady grow of satisfied customers will follow automatically.