IRTA 2018

The Winners

Best Individually-run Homestay
GOLD: Ghoomakad, Rakkar village, Himachal Pradesh
SILVER: Chhotaram Prajapat Homestay, Salawas, Rajasthan
Best Community-run Homestay
GOLD: Friends of Orchha, Madhya Pradesh
SILVER: Demul, Spiti, Himachal Pradesh
SILVER: Baramati Agri Tourism, Maharashtra
Best Heritage Property
GOLD: The Bhuj House, Gujarat
Best Wildlife Property
GOLD: Fringe Ford, Kerala
SILVER: SAI Sanctuary Trust, Karnataka
SILVER: Wildernest, Goa
Best Boutique Property
GOLD: Maachli, Maharashtra
SILVER: Meena Bagh, Himachal Pradesh
Best Outdoor Operator
SILVER: Konkan Explorers, Goa
SILVER: Quest Expeditions, multiple destinations
Best Urban Neighbourhood Operator
GOLD: Reality Tours and Travels, Mumbai
SILVER: The Preserve Alleppey Society, Allapuzha
Best Cultural Immersion Operator
GOLD: The Folk Tales, multiple destinations
SILVER: Culture Aangan, Maharashtra
Outstanding Achievement Award

Kerala Responsible Tourism Mission

Best Overall Winner

Fringe Ford, Kerala

Disclaimer:We have tried to ensure the operators listed here are responsible towards local communities and the environment. We, however, urge travellers to do additional checks when choosing an experience/accommodation.

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