When Ranbir Kapoor in Ye Jawani Hai Deewani uttered that one dialogue, ‘Mein udna chahta hoon, dhodhna chahta hoon,girna bhi chahta hoon..bas rukna nahi chahta’ it went on to become every aspiring globetrotters mantra. Traveling has taken today’s generation by storm. We all want to travel and breakaway from the monotony of life. These 5 startups embrace the importance of traveling and bring together like-minded individuals who are looking for adventure. Whether you are a backpacker or adventurer, these 5 companies will get you started and help plan your next adventure.
#1 The Land Out There
What started out as a blog eventually went on to become a bag packing adventure club, bringing people with similar mindsets together and spending quality time with one another every other night, away from the chaos. This two year old start up helps people choose from a variety of weekend camping activities. So, the next weekend, no pub hopping, only life popping scenes!
Check them out at – http://thelandoutthere.com/about-us/
#2 White Collar Hippie
What attracts us the first? The name. This uber cool startup found their way through people’s hearts and minds through the powerful medium of social media. Offering the most exciting outdoor camping activities from Kanyakumari to Kashmir, they have gained a wide fan base in a short span of time. All we need sometimes are fairy lights, a sky full of stars, a bonfire and some good music with people we love the most!
Check them out at – http://www.whitecollarhippie.com/
Thrillophilia first started off as an e-commerce for adventure activities, later spread its wings and started conducting ground work too, including organizing tours and camps around India. With their organized set of dedicated team members, they make planning, organizing and having fun a lot easier for us. Look up at the site below for the entire thrill!
Check them out at – http://www.thrillophilia.com/
#4 Women On Wanderlust
Who says it’s a man’s world? Sumitra dedicated her entire life to travelling fearlessly, and when she was sure enough of what she wanted to do in her life, she founded Women On Wanderlust. It’s neither a travel agency nor a company. It’s just a club that encourages women of all age groups to unleash their hidden inhibitions, and explore the beauty that the world has to offer. WOW even takes international. What are you waiting for ladies? Looking for more such companies? Check out HookedUpon’s exclusive article for Solo Women Travelers.
Check them out at – http://www.wowclub.in/
#5 The Shaka Surf Club
Ishita Malaviya was just another student of Manipal University, Karnataka and lead a normal life along with her boyfriend Tushar, until she came across a bunch of German Exchange students who got them hooked onto the waves and the kind of buzz surfing could possibly give anyone. After 6 years, today, they own The Shaka Surf Club, where they get hundreds of visitors monthly , whom they train to surf, conduct camps which are famously known as camp Namalohas and have their own surf movie dates, every night. Head on to the little quaint town side of Manipal, Karnataka, and let the waves change your life forever.
Check them out at – https://theshakasurfclub.wordpress.com/
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