What are the service OWA offers?
Osho World Adventures (OWA) offers wide range of travel and tour services. We are specialized in trekking, cultural tour, expedition, hiking and other adventurous activities in Nepal, India, Bhutan and Tibet.
Why choose OWA for travel and tours service?
We are experienced and recognized Holiday Planner and service provider related with the Tourism Sector. Our Guides are well trained, fluent in different languages and with long experience in related sectors. As our motto is “Traveler’s Satisfaction is our Achievements” we are always here to assist you for your holiday.
Who can travel with us?
Any travelers from any age can travel with us as we get the customers from all walks of life. However, we would like to give service to the people from their early fifteen to late seventies. We accept people from all nationalities and the means of communication is English though. We have never faced any problem of age difference so far for trekking is all about making your trip more adventurous and fun.
What is the process if I want to book any of your Tour, Trek or other services?
We have very easy process to book tour trek and other services with us. After that visit in our webpage which include various types of services like Nepal Tours, Trekking, Hotels, Transfers. Then select your required service there and send us a query. You can use our online tour booking form or send us an e mail at: email@example.com. If you intend to make any changes like having a day more or less then in that case you need to inform us so that we make your itinerary accordingly.
Is it possible to hire only transfer/ vehicle service from your team? What do you suggest?
Of-course, you can book transfer/ vehicle service from us even if you are not interested in not taking package with us. Here we are able to provide any types of vehicle as per your group size and requirement for your tour. With the vehicle you will have a experienced driver who is well-known about the local areas. The cost of the vehicle includes all the expenses, fuel, driver’s salary, road permit and parking.
For my anniversary/birthday! Will you be able to arrange something special for me?
Yes, we will be able to arrange cakes, flowers, champagne, and/or chocolates. If you are in trek it is not possible to find Champagne but we can arrange wines. If you are going to trek and want us to arrange something for your Anniversary/ Birthday please contact us before you start your trek so we can make the necessary arrangements in advance. Charges for this service depend on the specific request.
Are doctors available at all times?
We have Hospitals; Health clinic in all major places and have very good relationship with doctors from different areas of Nepal so these doctors are available in any case you need emergency medical attention. In any case, please let the escort / attendant / anyone in our ground office know immediately if you feel unwell or think you are going to need medical attention.
Is there an emergency contact number?
Yes. You can dial on 9751000991 anytime from anywhere. If you are using international number you need to put our country code 00977 or if you are dialing from local number in Kathmandu, don’t need to put any code.
How can I exchange currency? Are ATM machines available during the trip?
There are numbers of Banks and authorized exchange centers in the main cities. Hard currency can be exchanged at banks, hotels and authorized exchange centers. ATM machines are available in different locations of Kathmandu, Pokhara, Chitwan, Bhaktapur and other main towns. Traveler’s checks can be cashed at banks and at authorized exchange centers. Note that you will get the best rates at banks for any currency.
How much should I expect to tip?
For your sightseeing tour in Kathmandu or other cities, per car, a gratuity of $10 for the driver and $15-$20 for the guide is recommended, but tipping is solely at your discretion. The drivers and guides that accompany you during the rest of the sightseeing have been paid by OWA team, so there is no need for you to tip them further. However, if you choose to do so, $10 per person per half-day tour is appropriate.
Should I give money to the poor/destitute that I see in town?
We request that you please do not extend monies to the beggars, as this merely encourages this behavior and will increase their harassment of your group for the remainder of your trip. If you wish to make a donation to assist with the poverty in Nepal, OWA team will be happy to recommend a charitable organization you may contact.
Are your all staffs insured?
Our all staffs including guides, cooks, Sherpas and porters are fully insured. We take pride in the fact that our all staffs are well paid and insured properly. They are provided all required equipments in the high altitude trekking.
How can I book my trip in advance?
If you are traveling in high tourist season i.e. between October to November and March to April, you have to book the tour six to ten months before. Because of the limitation of the infrastructure in tourism industry in Nepal , you are asked to book the trip in advance.
How much spending money should I bring?
This will depend on the destination and you’re spending habits. However our trip dossiers will give you an idea of how to budget for additional meals, optional excursions, and extra expenses you might incur on any specific trip.
What is the mode of payment?
We accept major credit cards such as VISA, Master and American Express. You can use any of above credit card to pay us. You can also pay us either by Western Union Money Transfer or PayPal or Direct Bank Transfer.