PROFILE

Name : Mr Tsering Wange
Designation & Address : Managing Director
HIMALAYAN HOLIDAYS
A Unit of Arunachal Holidays & Resorts Pvt Ltd.
Main Market, Bomdila PIN 790001
West Kameng Dist, Arunachal Pradesh, North East India

Mob : (91) 9436045063 & 8794891760
Tel : (91) 03782-222017
Email : himalayan-holidays@usa.net
Website : www.himalayan-holidays.net

Spouse : Mrs Anshu Jamsenpa (World Record Holder & 5 Times Mt. Everest Summitter)
Children : 1. Miss Passang Droma 16 yrs 2. Miss Tenzin Nyiddon 12 yrs
Passport No. J4088014

Places travelled/visited within India: Most States & Union Territories

Places travelled/visited abroad: Forty Eight countries and regions around the world including USA, United Kingdom, France, Holland, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Holland, Belgium, Portugal, UAE, South Korea, Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan, etc.

BRIEF WRITE UP :

Tsering Wange of Bomdila, Arunachal Pradesh, North East India is a well known tourism pioneer and an adventurer (First Indian to do the World’s Highest Sky Jump). He has been promoting adventure tourism and adventure sports within India and abroad for the past two decades, having obtained Govt registration in the year 1995 and Tourism Department recognization in the year 2000.

He and his agency Himalayan Holidays which is headquartered at Bomdila in Arunachal Pradesh with branch offices at Itanagar, Tawang, Bhalukpong and Guwahati has handled thousands of domestic tourists and scores of foreign visitors who came from different parts of the world to visit North East India.

He is the winner of the International Tourism Award which he received in Madrid from Sir Jose Larrauz Isturiz, Director, Ministry of Industries, Tourism & Commerce, Government of Spain.

He is also the recipient of prestigious ‘Indian Travel Award 2017’

He has the distinction of being the only person who made North East India Tourism presentation in New York, London, Amsterdam & Singapore sponsored and hosted by Ministry of Tourism Govt of India. He has toured over 48 countries & regions around the world having participated in all the world’s biggest tourism fairs, festivals & conferences to promote NE India Tourism abroad. In recognization of his efforts and contributions, he was awarded National Adventure Tourism Award (Silver Medal & Citation) in New Delhi.

On 5th June 2017 Mr Wange met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi and submitted a memorandum urging him to formulate National Policy for Mountaineering, Adventure Tourism & Adventure Sports. PM Modi has assured to look into the matter on a positive note.

He also made a submission to Her Highness The Queen of Bhutan Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck during her visit to West Kameng in Arunachal Pradesh to open up the border road between Bhutan & Arunachal for trade and tourism.

Mr Wange had earlier apprised the then Hon’ble Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh in New Delhi and submitted a memorandum for promotion & development of adventure tourism in North East India.

He is the proud recipient of Bharat Excellence Award and Jewel of India Gold Award. He also received Certificate & Citation from the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India for promoting NE India Tourism within India and abroad.

He also produced two popular travel serials on North East India tourist circuit for 'Indian Holidays' (Sony TV) and for 'Wanderlust' (DD II).

He also worked closely with Bollywood movie KOYLA staring Sharukh Khan & Madhuri Dixit which was shot in West Kameng & Tawang District in Arunachal Pradesh. Producer & Director Rakesh Roshan felicitated Mr Wange with a citation for his services in promoting film tourism.

Mr Wange was felicitated by Govt of Arunachal Pradesh, Deptt of Tourism for his long years of contribution in promotion of Arunachal Tourism in the world market.

He was also felicitated by Arunachal Pradesh Tour Operators Association (APTOA) during its IX General Conference at Pasighat in Arunachal Pradesh.

He groomed and mentored several budding adventurers and mountaineers including Anshu Jamsenpa and Nima Lama. Both the mountaineers eventually summitted several mountain peaks around the world. 5 times Mt Everest Summitter Anshu became world record holder in mountaineering & Nima also became an Everester!

INTERNATIONAL TOURISM CONFERENCE ATTENDED:

1. International Tourism Borse (ITB Berlin), Germany
2. World Travel Market (WTM London), United Kindgom
3. ASTA World Travel Congress (Los Angeles), USA
4. International Tourism Asia (ITA Hong Kong), Hong Kong
5. COTAL Congress (Gyeongju Korea), South Korea
6. Entertainment & Incentive Business Travel Mart (EIBTM Geneva), Switzerland
7. South Asia Travel & Tourism Exchange (SATTE) Colombo, Sri lanka
8. South Asia Travel & Tourism Exchange (SATTE) New Delhi
9. Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF) Kolkata
10.International Travel Mart (ITM) Guwahati, Shillong, Tawang & Imphal

POST HELD IN SOCIAL ORGANIZATIONS/NGOs:

Chief Adviser, Arunachal Pradesh Tour Operators Association (APTOA)
Vice President, North East India Tourism Confederation (NEITC)
President, Arunachal Mountaineering & Adventure Sports Association (AMASA)
Adviser, Eastern Himalaya Travel & Tour Operators Association (EHTTOA)
Founder, Entrepreneurship Development & Vocational Training Institute (EDVTI)
Executive Member, Sewa Bharati Bomdila, West Kameng Dist (AP)
Institutional Member, Indian Mountaineering Foundation, New Delhi (IMF)
Former State Secretary, Youth Hostels Association of India, (YHAI)

ADVENTURE TRAININGS & OTHER CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES :

1. Organized High Altitude Trekking Programme, Thembang-Chander, Oct 2005.
2. Organizer of River Rafting Programme in Dirang Chu, Oct 2007
3. National Himalayan Trekking Expedition, Arunachal Pradesh May 2009
4. Adventure Exhibition Stall at Buddha Stadium Bomdila on 15th August 2010
5. Organised Mt Everest Expedition 2011 (April-May)in collaboration with Nepal Agent.
6. Organized Rock Climbing Camp at AMASA Rock Field for students of Govt. Degree College Bomdila, Aug 2012
7. Organized a week long Adventure Camp for 28 selected youths at AMASA Rock Field Bomdila from 24th June to 1st July 2012
8. Conducted Youth to the Edge Training Programme for 186 NSS youths at Rupa during Feb-March 2013
9. Conducted Adventure Training Programme for 46 students & youths at AMASA Training Campsite Bomdila in the month of July 2013.
10. Organized reccee expedition to base Camp of Mt. Kangto 7090 mtr and Mt. Nyegi Kangsang 7050 mtr. to explore mountain climbing & expeditions during Sept-Oct 2014.
11. Organized 4 days Para Gliding programme at Bomdila Nov 2014
12. Organized adventure programmes for ‘Discovery’ TV Channel shoot at Bomdila March 2015
13. Organised logistic support to Mt Gorichen East 6222 mtr Expedition Sept-Oct 2016.
14. Organised logistic support to an unnamed virgin 6494 mtr Expedition Sept-Oct 2016.

Himalayan Holidays, the pioneers in travel and tourism since 1986, is a government approved leading tour operator and travel agent in North East India catering to foreign tourists and Indian visitors. Himalayan Holidays is an accredited member of Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO), Association of Tour Operators of North East India (ATONEI), Adventure Tour Operators Association of India (ATOAI), Eastern Himalaya Travel & Tour Operators Association (EHTTOA), Arunachal Pradesh Tour Operators Association (APTOA), Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and Arunachal Mountaineering & Adventure Sports Association (AMASA).

Himalayan Holidays is run by a group of tourism professionals led by Tsering Wange - a multidimensional personality and a well known figure in tourism industry. The fascinating beauty of North East India is not only little explored but little known to outside world. Hence to promote NE India in the competitive world market, Mr. Wange regularly participated in International Tourism Borse (ITB Berlin), World Travel Market (WTM London), ASTA World Travel Congress (Los Angeles), International Tourism Asia (ITA Hong Kong), COTAL Congress (Gyeongju Korea), Entertainment & Incentive Business Travel Mart (EIBTM Geneva), South Asia Travel & Tourism Exchange (SATTE) etc. Mr. Wange's tourism presentation in New York, Amsterdam, Madrid and Milan in association with Govt. of India Tourist Office was a great hit with travel trade media - generating rave reviews and the much needed publicity of NE India tourism.

Himalayan Holidays is the proud recipient of many awards, certificates and letter of appreciation but following four are note worthy :-

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Bharat Excellence Award 2004 and Jewel of India Gold Award 2004 : For the contribution made in developing and promoting environment and eco friendly tourism in North East India.
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Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India : For regular participation in tourism fairs and festivals for projecting and promoting the little known N. E. India Tourism.
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Bollywood Producer/Director Rakesh Roshan : For the excellent ground arrangement and transportation of Koyla film unit members including Shahrukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Amrish Puri, Hritik Roshan etc. during their forty five days shooting stint in Arunachal Pradesh.
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Bachendri Pal, First Indian Everester : For the trekking coordination and laisoning of All Women Trans Himalayan Trekking Expedition starting from Arunachal Pradesh and ending in Ladakh.

Himalayan Holidays also produced two popular travel serials on NE India tourist circuits for 'Indian Holidays' (Sony TV) and for 'Wanderlust' (DD II).

Himalayan Holidays is synonymous with North East India tourism. We guarantee you the best value for your money by providing quality services. We offer exciting tour packages for the whole N E India - Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura and Bhutan. Endowed with unsurpassed beauty, the North East India was until recently the hidden frontier, existing in splendid isolation. The magnificent landscape in its unspoiled glory is now accessible and open to tourist, travelers and adventure lovers. Come, explore and discover yourself amidst the charming tribal people and denizens of the endless greens and measure your appetite for the elixir of life. And whoever saw the honey flying to the bee ! Come and take home a bit of what heaven is made of.....

Himalayan Holidays beckons you to discover the new vistas of unexplored North East India -

Arunachal Pradesh : Land of the rising sun - the hidden Himalayan state unfolds!
Assam : Land of red river & blue hills - home of the great Indian one horned Rhinoceros!
Meghalaya : Scotland of the East - orchids above the clouds, romance in the air, a paradise!
Nagaland : Land of the brave Nagas - affluent fashion stationt, warm hearted & fun loving!
Manipur : The Jewel of India - a mosaic of culture and tradition, a beautiful little Shangrila!
Mizoram : The land of highlanders - enchantment, contentment, a musical way of life!
Tripura : The Princely State - splendoured palaces, lakes & temples, an odyssey unmatched!

Achivements & Reorganizations
Govt Recognised Tour Operator & Travel Agent.
Winner of Bharat Execellence Award 2004
Jewel of India Gold Award 2004 and
International Tourism Award 2006