TOFT News

Launch of the report - 'The Value of Wildlife Tourism to Conservation and Communities in 4 tiger reserves in Madhya Pradesh' by Dr Raghunandan Chundawat

Today TOFTigers and Baavan, led by Dr Raghunandan S. Chundawat and his research team, are delighted to launch a new in-depth report entitled: THE VALUE OF WILDLIFE TOURISM TO CONSERVATION & COMMUNITY IN MADHYA PRADESH. This seminal report highlights the benefits of nature tourism to bordering communities, and its value in supporting wildlife conservation efforts, reducing rural poverty, and helping decrease villagers dependency on the forests. Click here to download full report Read more..

Canadian Company Wild Women Expeditions hits the ground running

Wild Women Expeditions has started their TOFTigers membership with pizzazz, supporting the village wildlife guardians programme with a generous donation. This unique company based in Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada offers a wide variety of global group outdoor adventures. Aimed at the intrepid female traveller, activities include canoeing and kayaking trips, multi-sport adventures, hiking, horse riding, sailing, and yoga retreats with differing levels of fitness and ability options. On offer is laughter and a shared love of the outdoors, combined with an ethic of care for the environment. Read more..

New DMC member – India Someday

India Someday seek to provide well planned, cost effective travel itineraries tailored to suit the independent traveller’s preferred style of travel. Their service spans all aspects of planning a trip from places to see and modes of transport to accommodation. They pride themselves on the transparency of their pricing and for having no hidden costs. They also offer safe and secure trips for solo female tourists and share their extensive experience of the best travel options. Read more..

New DMC member - Eternal Journeys

Eternal Journeys Pvt. Ltd. is a tour operating company that offers bespoke and special interest holidays across the Himalayas, Thar Desert, Ganges River and wildlife parks; special interest tours; heritage train tours; river cruises and more. They are headquartered in Delhi with more than 100-networked offices across the subcontinent. The company, being eco-sensitive, is running initiatives to address the greater challenges of tourism like carbon footprint and impact on local society and culture. Read more..

New DMC member - Lemon Holidays

Lemon Holidays serves all wildlife lovers who are keen to visit India’s forests, like the Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve, Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve, Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve and Kanha Tiger Reserve. In addition, they also specialise in tailor-made authentic and personalised tours to Nepal, Bhutan and Sri Lanka, and organise wildlife tours, cultural tours, accommodation, tiger safaris, bird park tours, alligator safaris, educational group tours, car rentals and much more. They are also committed to ecotourism initiatives and supporting wildlife conservation efforts. Read more..