Partners & Affiliates

  • Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

    This website gives you an insight to one of the renowned mountaineering institutes of the world. Mountaineering is not merely a physical activity rather it is a science and an art. To learn this science one has to go undergo formal training on mountaineering.

Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

Being situated at Darjeeling, popularly called the Queen of Hills, HMI makes your learning experience even more enjoyable. The scene beauty of our training areas, famous tea gardens and enchating view of Kanchanjunga makes your trip to HMI a memorable experience. HMI is renowed for having the most competent faculty in the world. Most of our instructors are luminaries with many records under their belt and many of them are Nations highest adventure award winners. You can associate your wards with them through various courses of HMI.

Darjeeling-734101(WB), INDIA
Tel: +91 354 2254083/ 2254087
Fax: +91 354 2253760

International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation

The UIAA was founded in 1932. It started as a predominantly European organisation, but now all continents are represented with 82 member organisations from 57 different countries. The UIAA is recognised by the International Olympic Committee as the international federation for mountaineering.

Since 1964 climbers have been able to look for the UIAA Safety Label when they buy climbing equipment. The label means that products have been tested to the highest standards. Since 2004 the UIAA has also awarded the Environment Label to those who follow UIAA environmental guidelines when organising activities in the mountains.

UIAA Office Monbijoustrasse 61 Postfach CH-3000 Bern 23 Switzerland
Tel: +41 (0)31 370 1828 - Fax: +41 (0)31 370 1838

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Mountaineering and Allied Sports

ABVIMAS recognizes that our clients are the ones that allow us to keep doing what we love, professionally. Because of that, your business is important to us and we want to ensure that every aspect of your experience is an enjoyable one. We believe that our incredible guides and staff are the foundation of our programs. All of our guides are highly skilled professionals who have been selected based on their technical proficiency, proven safety records, careful judgement, patient and supportive teaching styles and great personalities. Our guides are dedicated to the world of alpinism, many having first ascents and successful summits on major peaks in the Cascades all the way to Mount Everest. In addition to their impressive personal achievements in the field, .Our instructors bring a wealth of natural history, cultural anthropology and linguistic knowledge for their group's enlightenment. We celebrate the relationships with our students that are built on camaraderie and trust..

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Mountaineering and Allied Sports,
Manali 175131 .
Phone No-(01902) 252342-253789
Fax No- 01902-252139 Grams - Himount.
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  • International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation

    The UIAA is the International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation. In the spirit of sport and friendship it brings together nearly 1.3 million men, women and children joined by their passion for mountains.