Himalayan Glacier Trekking is respects your privacy. We do not rent or sell any of the details that you provide to us in good faith. We do our utmost to ensure the privacy and security of the information you supply do to us.
We are also anti-spam, and do not buy or rent information from any third parties. If you receive information from Himalayan Glacier Trekking, it is because you have asked to hear from us, you have entered a competition and agreed to join our mail list, or a friend / colleague has requested it on your behalf.
At any time you can be removed from any or all of our databases and receive no more information from us.
Impact on the natural environment and the people who live off it's resources. We inforce a number of do's and don'ts for our customers and staff when out in the wilderness. We always stay in solar powered lodges when possible but if not we discourage showers and boiled water for drinking, we never use bottled mineral water and we suggest putting on an extra layer of clothing rather than another log on the fire! We only use gas or kerosine when camping, we avoid shortcuts through hillsides and fields preventing erosion and we are extremely consciuos of disposing of litter that our groups produce in an ecologically sound way.
What personally identifiable information is collected by Himalayan Glacier Trekking? Visitors may supply personally identifiable information (such as name, address, email address or telephone numbers) for various purposes on this site, or directly to our offices. These purposes include registering to receive e-mail newsletters, requesting further information about our trips, making a booking or simply asking a question about Himalayan Glacier Trekking. Himalayan Glacier Trekking does not collect personal information from you unless you provide it to us. This means that you can visit our site without telling us who you are or revealing any personally identifiable information about yourself.
When you supply information about yourself for a specific purpose, we use the information for only that purpose (i.e. to provide the service or information you have requested). We do not divulge any information we gather from you to any third party without your prior consent. If making a booking with us, additional information will be required for operational reasons.
Personally identifiable information is stored on servers that are not publicly accessible. Further, personally identifiable information is only accessed by Himalayan Glacier Trekking' employees on a "need to know" basis. Credit Card details are NOT stored on our database when you book, or buy products on our site.
If you have registered to receive communications from us and later change your mind, you will be given the chance to unsubscribe on every email you receive.
If you would like to verify the data we have received from you or to make corrections to it, you may contact us directly at the e-mail addresses provided above.
Anonymous clickstream information is collected from every visitor to this site. This includes pages viewed, date and time, and browser type. IP numbers are used to determine domain type and in some cases, geographic region. We do not make any association between this information and a visitor's identity.
The information is used by Himalayan Glacier Trekking to build anonymous behavioral profiles. These profiles are used to ensure that our site content is relevant and appropriate for the majority of users. Again, there is no association to the users identity.
We use e-mail links located on this site to allow you to contact us directly via e-mail. We use the information provided in your e-mail to respond to your questions or comments.
We may disclose personal information if required by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary in order to conform to the actions of the law or comply with legal process served on Himalayan Glacier Trekking.
We only collect sensitive information about you with consent. Sensitive information is information about race, ethnic origin, political views, religion, philosophy, sexual preferences, criminal record or health information.
We do not use identifiers assigned by an external agency or contracted service provider to identify any of our travellers.
Himalayan Glacier Trekking welcome the Privacy Amendments (Private Sector) Act of Nepal and privacy Principles that the Act introduces.
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