Ladakh, Jammu & Kashmir
An artistic estate homestay in Coorg, Karnataka
Outlook India and Little Local
Where: Shangarh, Sainj Valley, Himachal PradeshWhen: May 20-25, 2019How long: 6 daysHow much: Rs 25,000, including stay, meals and trekking guides, equipment and activities after reaching Shangarh
What to expect:
This trip is a hiking enthusiast’s dream. Trudge through secretive Himachali villages of the Great Himalayan National Park and be treated to the restful views from a pristine bugyal. The streams with their silvery trout will catch you hook, line and sinker and if you are lucky, the elusive tragopan will spot you too. Let local partners Sunshine Himalayan Adventures, seasoned operators working with villagers of Kullu for over two decades, walk you through the art of high-altitude hiking, while being gentle on the earth.
Read more: http://www.responsibletourismindia.com/reroute/himachal-pradesh
Where: Sarmoli, Munsiari, UttarakhandWhen: May 5-11, 2019How long: 7 daysHow much: Rs 30,000, including stay, meals and activities after reaching Sarmoli
She Moves Mountains offers a unique experience for women from urban and rural communities to come together. This trip is for women travellers who are keen to understand gender roles across urban and rural areas, care deeply about making a difference and love the mountains! Sarmoli is a remote but beautiful Himalayan village in Uttarakhand, and trip partner, Himalayan Ark, has been working here for over 20 years. The women of Sarmoli—trained homestay hosts, weavers, birders and high-altitude trekkers—will show you their world!
Read more: http://www.responsibletourismindia.com/reroute/uttarakhand
Where: LadakhWhen: May to AugustHow long: 6 daysHow much: Rs 32,000 per person, all-inclusive ex-Leh (food, accommodation, local transport, local guide and permits).
Apricot, known as "chulli" in Ladakh, was introduced to the arid region of Ladakh centuries ago by traders passing through the area on the Silk Route. This tour allows tourists to get a deep understanding of organic farming of apricots. The scenic beauty is unmatched and you will stay at warm homestays in some beautiful and unexplored villages of Ladakh.
Read More: http://www.mountainhomestays.com/JoinExpeditionForms/ApricotTrail
Where: Kumaon, UttarakhandWhen: April 23 to 30, 2019How long: 8 daysHow much: Rs 46,200 per person.
This is a river expedition like no other as naturalist and river expert Emmanuel ‘Theo’ Theophilus of Himalayan Ark will be joining in. Having lived in the upper reaches of the Kali basin for the past 26 years, Theo knows this River and the inter-connected riverine ecosystem intimately and he will share his knowledge and insights with participants. The River, located along the border of India and Nepal, flows through the picturesque Kumaoni landscape. Coupled with the sparkling water and wonderful sandy beaches, this trip promises a wilderness journey of a lifetime. Participants run the river with experienced guides in the day and bask in the natural beauty of the region in the late afternoon and evening.
Read More: https://www.expeditionsindia.com/kali-8-days/