'We want to eliminate the harm being caused by unregulated tourism.'
Shantanu is the director and project head of Habre's Nest, a wildlife travel enterprise on a mission to protect the red panda.
A mountain getaway protecting a refuge for red pandas
Travel to the border between India and Nepal to take in the breathtaking Himalayas — and see if you can spot a certain red-haired resident on the way.
'There's awareness and a change in behaviour'
Mohan is a tracker at Habre's Nest, a wildlife travel enterprise on a mission to protect the red panda.
'When guests stay with us, they get a glimpse of our past heritage'
Trilok is a member of Himalayan Ark, a community-owned social enterprise that supports villagers to run homestays while giving back to their communities.
Trek in the Himalayas and save the red panda
At Habre’s Nest, explore the wonders of the Himalayas while protecting the endangered red panda.
Slow living with a shot of empowerment in the Himalayas
Savour the joys of slow living with a community-led tourism initiative that preserves rural values amid urban demands
Trek in the Himalayas for a lofty purpose
In the Himalayas, a national park cost locals their livelihoods. With Himalayan Ecotourism, explore the mountains and help communities thrive again.
A hidden desert stay that uplifts its community
The sprawling Thar desert is home to diverse wildlife — and a friendly sustainable tourism community. Discover a desert that's anything but desolate.
Support dignity with your delicious meal
Warm and earthy in vibe, Echoes hires people with speech and hearing disabilities, to provide them with dignified livelihoods. Eat well and do good.
Go back to nature at this restaurant-boutique
Go Native is a haven for all things local, sustainable and healthy. Shop for eco-conscious products or enjoy local dishes made from pesticide-free produce.