Luxury Philanthropic Vacation in India
Leave a legacy on a luxury philanthropic vacation in India by funding Snow Leopard conservation initiatives, and in return unlock the unique experience of tracking this elusive cat in the Himalayas
Soaring mountains, bustling cities and fascinating cultures await you
India is a feast for the senses, with innumerable highlights. A select few are:
Trekking in the Himalayas
Touring Delhi with a former streetkid as your guide
India has some fabulous eco-luxury properties; some of our favorites are:
Sujan Jawai in Rajasthan
Spice Village in Kerala
Kohima Camp in Nagaland
Samode in Bandhavgarh
By donating to the Snow Leopard Trust, you can track Snow Leopards in the Himalayas.
Go out with your expert guide in search of these elusive cats.
Learn to identify their signs as you get on their trail.
Suggested India Trip Itinerary
Example Price: US$25,000 per person
This adventure not only enables you to leave a legacy by conserving snow leopards as you track them in the wild, you also get to explore Delhi and the wonders of Ladakh. Perfect for lovers of open spaces and breathtaking nature, you will be amazed… all in luxury.
- Tracking Snow Leopards in the Himalayas
- Exploring the wonders of Leh, with its strong Tibetan feel
- Exploring villages in Ladakh
- Your homestay in Ulley
- Insights into the lives of the hardy locals
- Other wildlife, including ibex, blue sheep, golden eagles, wolves, and Himalayan foxes
- Accommodation throughout (comfortable homestay in Ulley)
- Private transfers
- Expert local guides
- Meals as specified (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
- Scheduled flights within India
Note: Price excludes international flights, but these can be arranged, including by private jet
Sample Day by Day
Note: This is a sample itinerary, to give you an idea of what is possible.
Highlights of a luxury philanthropic vacation in the Himalayas
India’s Himalayas boast a high-altitude desert in Ladakh, fascinating Thiksey Monastery, Leh palace, and enchanting villages, along with special wildlife – snow leopard, wolf, Himalayan fox, ibex, and more.
Hotels and lodges shown here are examples of what we call “eco-luxury”, meaning you minimize any environmental impact whilst retaining your creature comforts. With Impact Destinations you can enjoy the best eco-luxury accommodation available at your chosen destinations.
Leave a legacy on a luxury philanthropic vacation in the Himalayas
1By donating to the Snow Leopard Conservancy, you get to track snow leopards in the remote Himalayan region of Ladakh, learning to identify their prints and scat, before hopefully encountering them, with your expert private guide.
Conserving Snow Leopards
Your donation funds the conservation of Snow Leopards by preserving their habitats, lowering poaching, and reducing conflict with farming communities in the Himalayas.