Active India Holidays Pvt. Ltd.

With a dedicated focus on active, experiential tours and exciting new destinations, we specialise in creating safe, authentic and memorable India holidays and travel experiences for families, small groups and independent travellers.

Active India Holidays Pvt. Ltd. (ACTIVE INDIA) was established with a dedicated vision and focus on active, outdoor adventures, cultural discovery and wildlife tours and destination management services across India.

Each one of our tours and experiences are carefully designed and well-researched to offer a taste of real India, that goes far beyond the beaten track and a common-place narrative.

From our thrilling trekking and cycling adventures to immersive culture and discovery tours, wildlife safaris and tiger trails to special interest, school and charity events, Active India's activities are crafted with a clear focus on the quality of service, authenticity of experience and in ensuring direct participation and engagement with the rich cultural charms,natural splendour and unparalleled diversity that defines India.

Active India's dedicated focus remains on following products categories.

  • Walking and Trekking Tours
  • Cycling and Biking Tours
  • Experiential Discovery Tours
  • Wildlife and Nature Tours
  • Schools and Charity Events
  • Families and Independent Travellers
  • Tailor-made Special Interest Tours

We conduct our cycling and trekking programs in Ladakh, Zanskar and the Himalayas, pioneering multi-activity programs (cycling, safaris and wildlife adventures) in Rajasthan and Kerala, wildlife safaris and tiger trails in prominent national parks and tiger reserves, experiential culture and discovery tours across the length and breadth of India.

Active India's foundations are defined by our local outdoors expertise, high safety standards, robust infrastructure with end-to-end quality control and most importantly, our trained, skilled and experienced leaders and support personnel.

Together with an innovative and sustainable approach in our operations and priority-access partnerships with hotels and resorts, we are able to offer high quality, safe and authentic India experiences at great value and superior comfort to both new and returning visitors.

Founded by Ravi Tickoo, a professional mountaineer and career travel entrepreneur, Active India is supported by a team of passionate and experienced professionals including local destination experts, trained and skilled tour leaders, multi-lingual guides and support staff.

With almost three decades of experience operating KVT, one of India's leading and four-time national award winning travel company, Ravi brings his strong leadership, dedicated vision and industry expertise to Active India and most importantly, his life-long passion and love for the outdoors. A niche advantage and core strength of Active India, as Ravi puts it,"lies in our direct understanding and years of expertise in the distinct operational skills, quality control and safety standards that are fundamental for the successful establishment, continued growth and ongoing competence of an active outdoors travel company."

Active India Holidays Pvt. Ltd. is a recognised adventure and culture tour operator with the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, a registered member of the Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF) and associated with leading travel and conservation organisations in the region.

Responsible Travel

Active India is deeply committed to sustainable and low-impact travel. A responsible tourism policy has therefore been integrated into all major aspects of our operations and logistics right from the outset. These include training our staff on the low-impact policies and practices, engaging with local communities in the environmentally sensitive and affected areas through direct investment and participation in various conservation projects and initiatives.