With several decades of experience in the adventure tourism industry around the world and a board of advisors from the leadership and outdoor sector globally, we are a leading provider of educational programs in the Himalayas.


Our established training venue in the Himalayas,

The Royal Beach Camp, run educations, international certification and research projects in partnership with universities, collages and companies from around the world.


We are very lucky to work with a handpicked team are great minds from the adventure tourism industry and educational sector today.

30 years of experience

in the adventure tourism industry around the world.

International board of advisors from the leadership, adventure and educational sector.

Our graduates are working in

15 countries world wide.

Team


"Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championship" - Michale Jordan


Ram Silwal 

Head of Programs


Expedition leader with 30 years of experience in the adventure industry, consulting amongst others the British Army on adventure trainings in the Himalayas, the Alps and Scandinavia. Ram is an dedicated educator, serial tourism entrepreneur and Honorary Representative for Nepal Tourism Board.

Gerry Moffatt

Industy Advisor


Author and Film Producer for maongst others National Geographic and Discovery Channel.

Gerry is an expedition paddler and climber with an impressive CV of first decent and twice to the summit of Mt Everest. He has also been handpicked by the government of Bhutan to develop adventure tourism in the Himalayas.

Fredrik Hermelin

Industry Advisor


Adventure tourims entreprener with 25 years experience in the travel industry. Fredrik has worked in corporate travel for multinational companies like CWT, British Airways and American Express. At The Search Adventures he creates and guide unique and personal travel experiences around the world. 

Xenia Brundin

Sustainabilty & Partnerships


Sustainability consultant in adventure tourism and founder of the non-profit Silwal Foundation. Xenia is a communications professional with a wide academic background in Journalism, Project Management, Antarctic Studies and Social Entrepreneurship.

Annki Nilsson

Educational Advisor 


Head of Tourism Faculty at Grimslövs Collage, with over 20 years of experience teaching and guiding youth to a career in the tourism industry.

Annki has also developed and introduced several successful educational programs to diversify the Swedish education system. 

Paulus Harb

Partnerships


An successful sales manager and entrepreneur, Paulus made a life changing decision to quit his job and join the International Trekking & River Guide education with us to pursue his passion for nature, people and health. He joined  SUMMIT Team in 2020.



Anthony Eddis-Davies

Head of Awards


Anthony has worked in the industry as an instructor and coach for over 20 years. The director of Adventure Consultancy, he travel the world as safety manager for film prodocution teams, and was handpicked by the government of Bhutan to develop adventure tourism in the Himalayas.

Stewart Williams

Leadership Advisor


As a former Major of the Intelligence Corps, Steward served in the British army for 20 years before becomeing a security risk management expert, working for private companies as well as national governments on major projects. 



Seven Summit Women

Inspiring Lecturers


The first all female team to summit the highest mountains on each of the seven continents.

A group Nepali women with inspirational stories of personal struggle, sisterhood and victories working today with adventure and unclimbed peaks, alongside the empowerment of marinalised women.



Instructors, Leaders & Support Team.


Our exceptional team on the mountain and rivers consitist of instructors, leaders and guides with UIAA and IRF qualifications. The team has several decades of experience under their bealts,  incl. muli-time Everest summiters and recordbreakers in first decents on the Himalayan rivers. 

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It is our mission to empower the next generation through the outdoors

and teach them the tools they need to create the life and future they want.


Leadership skills, communication and reaching goals, team management and creative problem solving along with integration of sustainability in decision making are key qualities of successful individuals in the future.

We believe there is no better place to learn and practice those skills than the outdoors.


Through challenge based learning, students get hands on experience in an environment that is both inspirational and learning intense, ensuring that the students practice and embody the knowledge that they gain. At the same time pushing their boundaries both mentally and physically, to expand their comfort zones and grow their confidence.


Our extensive experience, love for new challenges, along with an international team and a mix of students from around the world, makes our programs international, innovative and sustainable.

We work for a sustainable future.

info@summitadventureacademy.com

The world's highest mountains, most epic rivers and vibrant cultures.

- Let the Himalayas be your classroom!