About Us


Tshetem Norbu

Managing Director & Guide: Tshetem Norbu is a gentle soul who embodies Buddhist ethics, integrity and great humor. Originally from Eastern Bhutan, Tshetem owns and operates Sacred Himalaya Travel.

Since 1995, he has been a professional guide-leading tours and treks through Bhutan. He brings a deep knowledge of the cultural, religious and natural history of his country. He is also a great birder. He was awarded a National Outdoor Leadership scholarship to the USA and graduated from rigorous training in 2005.

Wendy Erd

Wendy Erd

Wendy Erd is an international tour agent and trip leader who helps organize and arrange custom tours and treks in Bhutan with Sacred Himalaya Travel. Having traveled in Bhutan for many years, she enjoys sharing a deep love of the land and of Bhutanese wisdom and ways.

She brings a wealth of experiences including  30  years  of traveling back roads and working in small villages throughout Asia. A published poet, writer and teacher, when not in Bhutan, Wendy lives between Asia and Homer, Alaska  where she helps communities tell their stories in print , video documentaries and museum exhibits.


For more information and  tour arrangements please contact:

Email: wendy@sacredhimalayatravel.com

P.O Box 736,Homer , Alaska  U.S.A 99603



General Manager: Laxmi has worked with Sacred Himalaya Travel since the beginning. She handles the Management works of all Tours and is the person behind Sacred Himalaya’s smooth operation.