More Archived TOFT News
Help for North East Indian travels
29 November 2016
Help Tourism, a tour operator specializing in East and North East India, is now a part of TOFT. Help Tourism provides purposeful travel to natural areas to understand its cultural and natural history. It links protected areas with people’s livelihoods through tourism to encourage conservation. Among its initiatives is the Sunderbans Jungle Camp that aims to protect the fragile mangrove ecosystem through model tourism, with lost cultural practices also being traced and revived for guests. The great Indian elephant safari takes place over 12 days and provides guests the unique opportunity to see Arunachal Pradesh on elephant back and learn about the tribe that once won fame for taming wild elephants. - Read more...
TOFTigers makes room for Untold India
27 November 2016
TOFTigers has added to its fold Untold India, a five-year-old boutique destination management company. Untold India organises tailormade tours to India, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Maldives, assisted by professionals who have travelled widely in these countries. In India, the company organises trips to both famous attractions and off-beat treasures such as the backwaters, jungles and villages of India. Highly qualified and trained personal travel escorts ensure comfort, safety and hassle-free journeys for guests. Accommodation provided ranges from luxury hotels to smaller boutique and heritage hotels. Personalised travel itineraries, that could include elephant polo matches at Jaipur, exclusive dinners at lovely locations, camel and horse safaris etc., help discover the true diversity of India. - Read more...
Quality rating for PAATLIDUN Safari Lodge
18 November 2016
TOFTigers augments its list of accommodation providers with PAATLIDUN Safari Lodge in Corbett. Located across 13 acres in a beautiful valley, PAATLIDUN provides accommodation in Luxury and Premium Luxury Cottages, equipped with sky beds, private plunge pools and open-air showers. Its proximity to Corbett National Park means that PAATLIDUN gets visits from some of the reserve’s mammals and avian visitors; In-house naturalists help guests enjoy the up-close wildlife experience. The Lodge serves organic food grown on its farm and employs local people, thus preserving local traditions in architecture, cooking, etc. We congratulate PAATLIDUN on its Quality Practice PUG rating. - Read more...