INTRODUCING - KAISER KHAN
Outdoor Crazy: Kaiser has been exploring Pakistan on foot since 1974. He started his trekking from the scenic valleys of Kaghan Swat, Gilgit Chitral, Hunza and Skardu. In 1978, he became one of the senior life members of Adventure Foundation of Pakistan (a subsidiary of Outward Bound). In 1979, he joined Alpine Club of Pakistan and qualified several courses in ice climbing, rock climbing, camp counseling, wilderness guiding, orienteering, outdoor kitchen, rescue, first aid and emergency management from ACP School of Mountaineering (1980-82). Later, he accompanied several climbing and exploratory expeditions in the Karakorums, the Himalayas and the Hindukush. In 1984, he was one of the climbing members of the successful Pak-Japan Expedition to Yukshin Gardan. Until then, this peak was the highest virgin peak of the world.
Experienced Tour Operator
: Backed by an invaluable experience
of 28 years, Kaiser is one of Pakistan's leading tour operators in travel &
tourism industry. He is the founder,
owner and operator of Pakistan
Guides, Licensed Tour Operator (# ID-350)
operating mountaineering expeditions, trekking tours, ice & rock
wild boar & big game trophy hunting;
mountain & desert jeep safaris; camel safaris, bicycle
tours, photo safaris, scientific & exploratory expeditions, rafting & kayaking
expeditions; cross country & downhill snow skiing; cultural tours;
archaeological tours, custom designed tours, overland treks & tours to
China, Umra Services and special interest tours to the most exotic & remote
regions of Pakistan. Kaiser is a trainer & custodian of an experienced team of
guides, cooks, sardars, tour officers, tour managers and drivers, essentially
required to run a diversified & progressive tour agency.
Research & Development has always been the core of Kaiser's profession. The courageous First Descent of the Swat River in a primitive skin raft, discovery of the Sosbun Valley Trek, introduction of Guaranteed Fixed Departures & Expedition Shopping Catalogue are some of his eminent innovations.
Professional Photographer : (since 1980) – Trained by the Photographic Society of America, Kaiser is a professional photographer and has participated in several exhibitions at home & abroad. He is quite experienced in landscape, pictorial, macro, sports, interior, portraiture, aerial, altitude, table top, glamour, travel, architecture, and manipulative photography. He has specialized in making color slides and back by a long experienced of presenting slide shows. Kaiser is also a custodian of a rich syndicate of country’s best color slides on various aspects of travel in Pakistan. Kaiser happens to be the First Pakistani to have presented a live talk show with color slides on various aspects of trekking, mountaineering and adventure tourism in Pakistan to the students of Oxford University (1999). Kaiser has also been the principal photographer of Isobel Shaw’s Guide Book to Pakistan (ISBN 962-217-553-8), the Insight Guide Book to Pakistan by Tony Halliday (ISBN 981-234-462-4) and Pakistan Guide Book by the Footprint Guide Book UK (ISBN 0-8442-2144-9). He is also contributed innumerable pictures & slides to several brochures, booklets, posters, exhibitions and promotional material for tourism at home and abroad.
Professional Hunting Guide : (since 2006) -
Kaiser has been successfully escorting his
hunters all over Pakistan for harvesting trophies of Blue Sheep,
Himalayan ibex, Sind Ibex, Punjab Urial Blandford Urial and Wild Boars.
His achievements of wild sheep hunts may be seen at
http://pakistanguides.com/hunting/index.htm and wild boar driven