Adventurenation.com is an online community where users can search for detailed information on adventure activities and adventure destinations; become part of activity-based groups ('Tribes'), learn from experts in every activity ('Gurus'), join trips organized in association with adventurenation.com alliance partners ('Adventures'), and access a calendar of adventure-based events taking place around India.
An adventurenation.com Tribe is a group dedicated to, and focused on, a specific adventure activity.
Yes, every adventure activity covered by adventurenation.com has a dedicated Tribe.
Yes, users can create their own Tribe, though these will only be localized tribes, centred on a particular activity grouping (for example, biking in Mysore).
An 'Adventure' is a trip that adventurenation.com organizes in association with the website's alliance partners.
No. If you're interested in an adventurenation.com package, you can submit a query online. We will soon have the online booking functionality.
There are limits, but to book large groups of 20+, please call our consultants at 0124 - 4983580.
No. Adventures are organized only by adventurenation.com and our alliance partners.
Depending upon whether facilities are available in India, most of the activities featured on adventurenation.com have Adventures.
Adventurenation.com has a calendar of adventure-based events including film screenings, talks, seminars, book launches, etc.
Yes. If a user has created an event (for example, a trekking trip out of Dharamsala), he or she may post that event on the website. Such posts also help other trekkers in the vicinity - or further away, even - to get to know about the event.
A Guru is a person who is practiced and experienced in their adventure activity (or activities). Adventurenation.com Gurus help promote their activities, assist users with their activity-related queries, and also lead trips.
Yes. Gurus are available to advise on any aspect related to their specialized adventure activity/activities.
By leaving your question in the 'Ask a Question' box on the Guru's prrofiles page.
A chieftain is an accomplished individual (in any industry) who has a passion for the outdoors or any particular activity (but not necessarily skilled like the Gurus).
Yes. If you have gathered together 1000 + people into a Tribe (for example, birding in Rajasthan), you could apply to become Chieftain.
Yes. Adventurenation.com has guides for all adventure activities. Each guide explains what the activity is all about and its history, and gives a list of the equipment and gear used. The guides also provide names of cities and towns in India where you can participate in the activity, the best time of year for that activity, and useful tips.
Yes. Adventurenation.com covers every adventure destination in India, from the multi-activity locations like Rishikesh and Manali to single-activity sites like Bir-Billing and the Lakshadweep Islands.
Not presently. We do, however, intend to provide a guide to international adventure activities and destinations at a later stage.
We do a rigorous operational audit of all our partners from time to time, based on the criteria of safety, sustainability, reviews, operational excellence, and corporate and customer feedback. Our field auditors visit the facilities and carry out physical audits with a keen eye on details. We certify partners for whom audit has been conducted and their operations found to be above the minimum satisfactory level. The benchmarks for audits are the procedures listed by the Government of India and/or governing/associated bodies related to a particular adventure activity.
Very safe. Adventurenation.com only has alliances with those partners that have the highest, and the most stringent, safety standards in their business operations, and for whom safety of guests is the top priority.
Adventurenation.com only has alliances with those partners that follow the best practices in sustainability, whose activities go a long way towards protecting the environment, and do as little harm as possible to the local ecosystem. All our partners have pledged to work towards ensuring that tourism impacts on society, culture and the environment in a manner that is positive, contributing to the overall betterment of society, to the empowerment of local communities, and to the strengthening of India's cultural ethos.
AN360 is the 'stamp' of reliability on the alliance partners of adventurenation.com. When you see the AN360 stamp, the said property/operation has been thoroughly vetted, audited and endorsed on the parameters of safety, sustainability, and excellence in operations, services and customer care. You can thus be assured that these resorts/tour operators have pledged to uphold and maintain the highest standards on the above criteria.