Namgay Tenzin is from the fertile valleys of Punakha district. He was among the first guides in the country to be formally trained by the Tourism Council of Bhutan as a trekking leader and since then has attended numerous classes and the first responder’s courses conducted by NOLs and GeoEx from USA. He attended the advanced tour leading training course both in Delhi and in London conducted by Explore Worldwide Company from United Kingdom. He has successfully led groups of various nationalities on the Snowman trek (24 days) and has just completed his 18th visit in this remote region of Bhutan as recent as October of 2019. Quietly informative, always ready to help, and armed with his experience on the trekking trails and impressive knowledge of the history of the country and culture, Namgay is a model of Bhutanese hospitality.