It is often said that the best way to explore a place is through its people and interactions. At Unventured, we stand by this adage and believe in curating holiday experiences that give you a taste of local culture. We specialise in designing a multitude of packages that cater to your unique travel needs. From hiking through the terrains of Himalayas to exploring the bylanes of Rajasthan on bicycles, hiking to monasteries in Bhutan, to cycling across the sandy shores of Goa or chasing the famed Indian Monsoon rains, we have something on offer for every discerning traveller’s needs in every season of the year!
Why choose us?
Not a race to the top – We know that one of the most significant element of a journey is the people you travel with. Like minded travellers who enjoy the journey vs racing to the destination. Our tours are curated to combine local expereinces along side some challenging rides, so every kind of traveller has something for them on each day. Our guides will set the right pace so the team rides along supporting eachother and enjoying the journey along the way.
Indian Subcontinent on a platter – As a travelller you must’ve heard many things about the countries in the Indian Subcontinent, its culture, people and ofcourse DIVERSITY which at the heart of INDIA, BHUTAN & SRILANKA (coming soon). Our trip planners take utmost care to add local expereinces on your tour; whether it it is hosting you in local homestays, immersing you in culture, visiting historical places, engaging in local activities, trying the regions food or local interactions; you get an aunthentic glimpse of the regions we travel to. Our planners are cautious to add responsible wildlife interactions, reduce your carbon footprint on the regions as much as possible and travels throug off the beaten path trails so you go home with a true essesnce of the region beyond the cliché’s.
Our trip guides – We know that your guide is at the heart of your experience. Our small groups only policy allows you to interact with your local guide to get the most of your time with them. They are family away from home watching your back and making sure you are at the centre of your journey. Our 3:1 support system will give you the edge to communicate your needs and be heard to fulfill them accordingly. You decide when you want to ride and when you have enough and want to call it a day. We are there to support you.
Travel Responsibly – One of the corner stones to the Unventured way of travel is a sustainable eco-responsible way of travel. A key ownership of travelling eco responsible way is to empower the locals in the region by collaborating with local businesses and helping them build sustainable livelihood from tourism, educate them of the benefits of responsible travel and educate travellers about eco friendly practices that contain pollution caused by tourism.
We advocate a sustainable form of travel and also encourage fellow travellers to adopt these simple yet effective practices for a greener future and in the quest to leave no mark behind on the places we travel to. We are committed to creating a better future for the world and want to impact and influence this through responsible travel.
Setting the right expectations – We understand that when you travel, it is a journey of discovery, of new lands, culture and way of life. We beleive in setting the right expectations from the moment you enquire for an expereince with Unventured. Our itineraries define the accomodations, ride distances and even intensity of the trail. We will communicate every possible detail to ensure you know what to expect without the fancy lingo. As a company we do not subcontract and hence you will be guided by an Unventured person who would have already led the trail many times over and they will give you as much insight on what the experience will be like.
Over ninety percent of our guests have raved about their expereince with Unventured for showing them the ‘real’ India and their interactions with our trip guides to be friendly and accomodating. You can read up more on our reviews here Tripadvisor
Very knowledgeable tour guide Gladys looked after us well. Great way to see the city and get a little bit of a feel for the culture, history - and... read more the food! Great dosa during the trip. Trip was recommended to me by ex-pats living here and I would definitely recommend to others.
I was very lucky being the only patron with Ajith for the morning - had a great time with as we wandered the back streets - love getting into... read more the nitty gritty of places - thoroughly enjoyable....would totally recommend.
My daughter and I really enjoyed our time with Pallavi and learned a lot about the history of Bangalore. The markets were colorful and chaotic and we would have... read more been overwhelmed without our guide. She was very knowledgeable, fun and helped us negotiate some good bargains with vendors! This will be one of our favorite memories of Bangalore!
Really seeing how the locals live and trade - Gladys was an exceptional tour guide. We saw a side of Bengaluru (Banglore) that really showed how the locals trade and live on a day to day basis. We had... read more lunch at a local place and I had the best Dosa Masala I've had all trip.
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