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  • Am I suited to small group travel?
    We have recognized that many of our travelers participating in our events have not been on a ‘group trip’ before. Yet our icebreaker session after the departures provide flexibility, allowing you plenty of freedom within the framework of the itinerary. You’ll find that with our min and maximum group size, you’ll travel in a minimal impact style with a great group of like-minded companion, many of whom will undoubtedly become lifelong friends.
  • How many people can join a tour?
    We think small& close groups make is great company. Our scheduled group departures cater to not more than 25 participants. For our day events, the number of participants varies according to the choice, so you can expect anything from 20 to 50 on board. We strongly believe that small group travel allows you to forge lifelong friendships with your fellow travelers and even your guides and support crew while enjoying an authentic and well catered experience
  • Who will be my travelling companions?
    Travelling companions will be Part of small group travel, means that although travellers come from various locations and backgrounds, you will be travelling with like-minded companions who, like you, are keen to share the experience and forge lifelong friendships.
  • I’m a solo traveler, will I be charged a single supplement?"
    Team Parikrama does not charge solotravelers to pay a surcharge for travelling alone on the majority of our trips. Our tours are primarily on a twin share basis, so if you are joining the group as a solo traveler, we will match you with someone of your own gender. The choice is yours however; if you prefer not to share, we offer single occupancy that will guarantee a single room/tent/cottage for you. Your trip notes will outline the options of occupancy.
  • How fit should I be?
    Fitness is an important aspect of our trips, with each itinerary carefully crafted for ease of selecting the adventure that best suits you. Detailed information, including suggested pre-trip training, can be found in the trip notes and pre-departure information. We recommend that you familiarize yourself with the physical requirements of your trip and speak to our staff if you have any questions.
  • How safe is it?
    Your well-being is our top priority on all trips. While our operations team frequently reviews every aspect of your adventure and the regions visited, we also receive constant updates provided by our local partners and Government Body Travel warnings and plan our operations accordingly. Team Parikrama is 100% committed to your safety and follow specific protocols, safety analysis and risk assessment.
  • What about environmental impact?
    We believe that adventure travel revolves around establishing a strong relationship with the people with environments in which we operate. All our tours have been developed responsibly to ensure “ZERO WASTE” that minimize the impact of our presence and help to protect the regions we visit while contributing positively to the local community.
  • Can I organize my own private group?
    If the specified departure dates are not suitable, or if you would like to vary the itinerary, we would be happy to develop a program to suit your travel interests. We regularly organize tailor-made holidays for friends, families, school’s/colleges groups. As a general rule, for a quote to match the brochure trip price you will need a minimum of Ten people in your group.
  • Are tips included in my trip price?
    Tips are not included in the tour cost. Tipping is a personal thing, do not worry about how much, or when, to tip. Tipping guidelines are provided for certain destinations in our pre departure information upon booking, however the best advice will be provided by your tour leader.
  • Where can I get more information?
    Detailed information on each of our trips is available for download from this website, and we are able to mail you brochures showcasing the overall portfolio of our destinations. First hand Blogs and travel tips for our major destinations are also made available on this site. If you aren’t sure where to start, you can contact us at 8904890519 and speak to the teammates.
  • What should I pack?
    Your pre-departure documents (itinerary) include a detailed packing list with items that you need to bring. While most of the equipment for daily activities is included in your tour cost, some items like helmets and hiking boots are best brought from home.
  • What is included in my trip?
    We know that holiday planning requires time, money and effort. It is our aim to incorporate as many inclusions as possible during your trip to ensure your time is spent effectively and to minimise out of pocket expenses. Our trip pricing includes most meals, permits, transfers, entrance fees, equipment, support vehicles and accommodation. These vary by trip, and specific inclusions can be found in our detailed trip notes (itinerary).
  • How much free time do I get on tour?
    Each trip has been carefully crafted to provide an element of free time, allowing you to explore at your own pace and relax after a long day. While some trips have more free time than others, we know that a balance between structured activities and free time is important and strive to provide you with time for both.
  • Where do we stay?
    The accommodation will vary from trip to trip. When not enjoying our fully supported camping trips, we strive to handpick quality accommodation based on location, reliability and local charm that captures the essence of the destinations. Accommodation is typically on a twin-share basis; however single occupancy are available at an additional price. Featuring hot showers and comfortable tents, private eco-camps featuring environmentally responsible practices, standing room tents and raised beds, luxurious, Comfort options, and authentic homestays in all corners at the destination that provide a true glimpse into the local life, you can rest assured that you will be comfortable wherever you hang your hat at the end of the day.
  • What type of ground transportation is used on your tours?
    Like accommodation, the style of transportation varies by destination; however, it is always safe, secure and comfortable. From large vehicles and private cars to authentic train carriages and air conditioned touring buses, our transportation will easily get you to your next destination in a reliable manner that showcases the local culture – whether it entails taking the scenic route through the countryside or travelling in traditional vehicles. Of course, on many of our adventures you are your own form of transportation, travelling by foot, bike or kayak!
  • What level of comfort can I expect during my adventure?
    While the style of accommodation varies by trip, we take pride in providing you with a high level of comfort on all of our adventures. Your accompanying trip leaders and staff will take care of your day to day needs including preparing food, carrying gear and arranging transportation. Comfort options provide quality character-filled accommodation far from home, allowing you to explore by day and relax comfortably by night. Our cycling trips feature AC/Non AC Rooms and support vehicles for those needing a break, while our private transport vehicles keep you comfortable regardless of the transfer duration.
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