TOFTigers News & Traveller Blog

Read about TOFTigers news, events and the blogs, destinations and issues that affect your budget, your travels, your conscience and your wanderlust.

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May 24

TOFTigers appoints an Advisory Board for strategic guidance

In a move to further solidify TOFTigers commitment to sustainable tourism practices, we are proud to announce the appointment of TOFTigers Advisory Board. The Board will play a pivotal role in providing strategic guidance, insights, and support of TOFTigers' mission
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Dec 23

The Winners and Runners Up for TOFTigers Wildlife Tourism Awards 2023

December 5, 2023:  TOFTigers, in collaboration with the esteemed Sanctuary Nature Foundation, organized the 6th TOFTigers Wildlife Tourism Awards at Bikaner House, New Delhi. The awards ceremony, theme "Recognizing and Rewarding the Good Work," served as a platform to honour outstanding contributions to sustainable and responsible tourism in the Indian subcontinent. The event brought together state tourism officials, businesses, service providers, photographers, community enterprises, wildlife enthusiasts that have demonstrated a profound commitment to conservation through exceptional wildlife tourism initiatives.
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Nov 23

TOFTigers signs MOU with Green Destinations for Destination Management.

We are thrilled to announce a significant development in our ongoing commitment to conservation and the promotion of responsible tourism. TOFTigers has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Green Destinations, a global leader in sustainable destination management.
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Glimpse from the last TOFTigers Wildlife Tourism Awards

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Nov 23

The Stage is Set for TOFTigers Wildlife Tourism Awards 2023

TOFTigers is excited to unveil the rescheduled dates for the 6th TOFTigers Wildlife Tourism Awards 2023 to December 5, 2023, at the distinguished Bikaner House in New Delhi. As a prelude to the awards, we are also hosting TOFTigers Sustainable Tourism B2B Travel Trade Show. This year’s theme is “Recognising Responsible Wildlife Tourism”. The awards serve to recognize and reward the top performers in the nature tourism industry, including individuals, businesses, service providers, and community enterprises, who have demonstrated a deep commitment to sustainable practices and responsible tourism in the Indian subcontinent.
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Oct 23

Empowering Guides, Preserving Nature: Celebrating the Success of our 12-day Training Program in Sariska!

TOFTigers, in collaboration with Utsav Camp, Sariska, SAMPAT Foundation, and HATS, proudly announces the successful completion of a 12-day Guide Training Program on September 29, 2023.
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Sep 23

Important Announcement

We've faced unexpected challenges and sponsor commitments, leading us to reschedule the awards ceremony and B2B Travel Trade Show to December. Your support is vital as we strive to secure funding for this extraordinary event. Stay tuned for further details and mark your calendars to celebrate excellence in wildlife tourism this December!
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Sep 23

TOFTigers Wildlife Tourism Awards 2023: Celebrating Excellence in Sustainable Wildlife Tourism

The TOFTigers Wildlife Tourism Awards is an exciting initiative that recognizes and applauds excellence in wildlife tourism –aligned with unwavering commitment to foster responsible and sustainable travel. These awards spotlight individuals and organizations that have exemplified a profound dedication to the preservation of wildlife and their habitats, while simultaneously offering discerning and ethical experiences for travelers.
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Aug 23

How important is G20 Presidency for Indian Tourism

Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary, located in the Chamarajanagar district, Karnataka, will very soon welcome visitors with jungle safaris. The safari routes will be in Gopinatham, inside Cauvery WS, the birthplace of the infamous slain bandit Veerappan.
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TOFTigers Wildlife Travel Awards

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Jul 23

6th TOFTigers Wildlife Tourism Awards 2023

We are thrilled to announce the 6th TOFTigers Wildlife Tourism Awards 2023, in association with Sanctuary Nature Foundation. Join us as we celebrate the outstanding contributions of individuals, businesses, and communities in the field of nature tourism.
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Jun 23

Workshop on Sustainable Tourism and Best Practices in the Hospitality Industry hosted by TOFTigers & Chhattisgarh Tourism

TOFTigers has partnered with the ADAVI ALERT FOUNDATION for their upcoming event: 'EYE FOR WILD':2 day PAN INDIA event in Bangalore along with photography contest & exhibition. This contest aims to bring a sense of awareness about extremely serious issues that affect wildlife and conservation.
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Tiger reserves about to open again – but with strict new norms
News - TOFTigers News & Traveller Blog, Wildlife
June 11, 2020

Tiger reserves about to open again – but with strict new norms

By Meera Bhardwaj, Express News Service -BENGALURU: Tiger reserves may soon open for tourism as the national tiger authority has...

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LEADING CONSERVATIONIST ADMITS – NATURE TOURISM BEST HOPE FOR PRIMATES
News - TOFTigers News & Traveller Blog, Wildlife
May 14, 2020

LEADING CONSERVATIONIST ADMITS – NATURE TOURISM BEST HOPE FOR PRIMATES

TOFTigers Chairman's comment This is a huge admission from one of the most powerful voices in conservation - that ecotourism...

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CONSERVATION IN PERIL AS NATURE TOURISM DISAPPEARS
Blog – Sustainability & Business, Business, News - TOFTigers News & Traveller Blog
May 7, 2020

CONSERVATION IN PERIL AS NATURE TOURISM DISAPPEARS

CONSERVATION IN PERIL AS NATURE TOURISM DISAPPEARS Editors comment It’s been a fantastic ‘wake up’ call for many in the...

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JOIN TOFTIGERS IN DECLARING A CLIMATE EMERGENCY WITH YOUR BUSINESS
Blog – Sustainability & Business, News - TOFTigers News & Traveller Blog
February 26, 2020

JOIN TOFTIGERS IN DECLARING A CLIMATE EMERGENCY WITH YOUR BUSINESS

JOIN TOFTIGERS IN DECLARING A CLIMATE EMERGENCY WITH YOUR BUSINESS Join a growing group of world class tour operators and...

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Know your Naturalists Series
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February 25, 2020

Know your Naturalists Series

K. Shanmugakumar was brought up on a tea estate in Conoor in Tamil Nadu and today is the Deputy Chief...

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Know the Naturalists Series
News - TOFTigers News & Traveller Blog
January 27, 2020

Know the Naturalists Series

Meet Namrata Bhandari – the new breed of female naturalists Taj Safari trained her to the highest standards over the...

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KNOW A NATURALIST’S SERIES
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December 28, 2019

KNOW A NATURALIST’S SERIES

A peak into the life and loves of a naturalist in Bandhavgarh Tiger reserve with Raju Gurung at Pugdundee Safaris Experience...

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What if All That Flying Is Good for the Planet?
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December 28, 2019

What if All That Flying Is Good for the Planet?

What if All That Flying Is Good for the Planet? Without tourism, it’s easy to imagine the Serengeti turned into...

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