• Dolkhar: Weaving Sustainability & Authenticity In The Land Of Ladakh
  • 10 Best Sustainable Tourism Startups - 2023

    Refocusing the Focus of the Travelers from Tourism to Sustainable Tourism
    Sometimes to escape from this hustle-bustle of life is important to get back the rhythm of life to work with full concentration and freshness. Travelling gives us that golden opportunity to free our mind from stress ands anxiety. With the increased level of pollution, people got to know about the significance of switching to environment friendly substitutes. In Tourism industry, the concept of sustainability has crept in and driving the whole industry.

    The word sustainability is related to environment because it talks about the solutions for the climate crisis. Sustainable Tourism refers to sustainable practices carried...

10 Best Sustainable Tourism Startups - 2023

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Company Logo Company Name Company Management Company Description
Dolkhar Dolkhar Rigzin Lachic, Founder It aims to shed light on Ladakh's untold stories. Offers a unique restaurant and villa experience in Ladakh, seeking to preserve Ladakh's heritage while providing visitors with an immersive and genuine experience. The villas reshape Ladakh's tourism dynamics, showcasing cultural diversity, language, and landscapes beyond tourist hotspots
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Aaranyachar Aaranyachar Aniket Gupta, Managing Director Working closely with the guardians of the Central Indian Landscape, the Madhya Pradesh Tiger Foundation Society as well as Last Wilderness Foundation (NGO). It aims to support alternate livelihoods by adopting community driven tourism practices & aiding conservation measures. All journeys are designed to allow maximum exposure with the locals
Compass India Compass India Pravin Tamang, Founder & CEO A young Indian B2B destination management company has designed its products and services with an objective to benefit the local economy. It ensures that at least 80 percent of the tourism revenue remains within the local economy and suppliers. It is developing a booking platform for home stay in the Himalayan region
Ghumo India Community Ghumo India Community Shubham Patidar, Founder & CEO A community consists of individuals who are passionate about traveling and exploring different parts of India which promotes eco-tourism and responsible travel practices to help preserve the environment and support local communities.Encourages travelers to explore offbeat destinations and to immerse themselves in local cultures
HOETUS HOETUS Gaurav Debnath, Managing Director One of the fastest-growing firms in the eco-tourism sector provides wide exposure to activities like organic farming in the villages, trekking to a waterfall or a hill-top, playing football with the local village kids, swimming in the river, a tour of indigenous ways of hand-made tea and many such activities
Homestays Of India Homestays Of India Vinod Verma,Co-Founder & CEO, Shailza Sood Dasgupta, Co-Founder & Director, Debjani Mitra, Director A enterprise dedicated to support authentic family run homestays across India. Provides travelers an informal setting and opportunity to interact with hosts and co-travelers, experience the local culture & tradition and taste India's rich cuisine prepared by locals. Working in collaboration with brands, local communities, and influencers to promote socially responsible tourism
Kabani Community Tourism Kabani Community Tourism Sumesh Mangalasseri, Managing Director & Chairman, Sreejith Payyadakath, CEO A togetherness of committed people thinking and striving for the cause of their people and the land that they love. Offers sustainable and authentic travel experiences with special attention to avoid most of the pit falls of tourism. Their mission is to encourage entrepreneurship and social innovation at village level
Naturextreme Naturextreme Nanda Kumar, Founder Focuses on types of tours like adventure tours, wildlife tours, cultural tours, scuba diving tours, customized tours, and fixed date tours. Offers various kinds of packages offered by NATX comprising a range of exciting destinations both domestic and international. It specializes in wildlife and diving based tours that also focus on wildlife photography, under-water diving photography and for organizing large group diving programs
RV ON RV ON Ajay Kalra, Managing Director Known for providing memorable, adventurous and luxurious car avanning experiences that enhances ecotourism without compromising on comfort and luxury for its guests. Specializes in experiential travel and is slowly but surely making a mark in this unique space of Caravanning. Leaving no stone unturned to meet its mission ‘Reimagine Road Trips’ by giving every Indian the chance to enjoy the benefits of Caravanning on their next vacation
Tenpy Tenpy Arsh Bansal, Founder & CEO Set up tiny homes in the middle of nowhere, farms or wild, the tiny homes act as a hardware to connect user to nature which enables personal wellness and digital detox and provide minimalist leisure time. Helps to get back to being primitive for a short time to find the balance between work life and domestic life and get it rejuvenated