Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge awarded by RARE India in collaboration with TOFT for their operational best practices and journey towards building a planet sensitive and community inclusive hospitality business.
The travel industry is witnessing a paradigm shift with a growing emphasis on sustainability. Booking.com’s Sustainable Travel Report 2023, based on insights from over 33,000 travelers across 35 countries and territories, reveals that 76% of global travelers express a desire to travel more sustainably in the next 12 months.
Gaurav Dhotre, is a corporate turned naturalist . He gave up his mumbai city life to follow his passion for wildlife. He discovered his love for wildlife in childhood and was fascinated to draw and read about wildlife and as he grew he took to trekking and hiking, used to increase his knowledge about the Flora and Fauna.
Community run initiatives are the most sustainable in the protection of landscapes and engagement of various stakeholders. The Baiga jewellery initiative that was started in 2018 is one such example of a sustainable initiative that now spans across 20+ community members in villages situated in Mukki and Khatiya regions of Kanha Tiger Reserve.
Collarwali or ‘Mataram’ ‘Respected Mother’ in Hindi, who died recently. She is a legend in the Pench Tiger Reserve that straddles the Madhya Pradesh and Maharashta borders of India.
Google encourages green travel through its new features, which help the consumer make eco friendly choices. These new features are added to Google Search & Maps with the focus on reducing carbon emissions by 2030.
India the least Sustainable Travel destination? Sweden has been ranked as the most sustainable country for travel in a new index. Following the Scandinavian nation in Euromonitor’s Top Countries for Sustainable Travel are Finland (second) and Austria (third). Rounding out the top […]
Most sustainable travel destinations Euromonitor, the global research and monitoring firm ranks India at the very bottom for sustainable tourism yet predicts there will be growing awareness among consumers, businesses, and governments’ to prioritise the planet alongside people and profit […]
Booking.com uses TOFTigers certified lodges to go green The largest online booking agency in the world, Booking.com, chooses sustainability as the only way forward. That includes it’s lodging owners, for travellers, and for destinations. They therefore choose TOFTigers lodging certification, […]