Leh - Hemis - Aryan Valley - Leh
Untold Ladakh is an expedition to discover the rich culture, ancient history, stunning landscapes, and the unique way of Ladakhi life. The region inhabited by people of Mons, Tibetan and Indo-Aryan descent, have developed a unique way of life in this challenging environment, revolving around agriculture, animal husbandry, and trade.
The journey brings a collective of storytellers, explorers and change-makers to explore with a motive to tell a tale & gain insights on the art of impact storytelling with our mentorship team.
by The Impact Society
Explorers x Storytellers x Change-makers >> This is for you
If storytelling is your thing, join this community of explorers, photographers, filmmakers, writers and creators, discover unseen & untold stories, gain insights by renowned professionals, exchange traditional knowledge, indulge in authentic explorations, meet inspiring local leaders and co-create magic on this journey of endless possibilities.
Story Trails by The Impact Society, is a journey designed for experiencing inspiring stories of natural history, cultural legacy, environmental & wildlife conservation, climate actions and sustainable leadership, with a tribe of conscious seekers & explorers.
Untold Ladakh is a storytelling expedition to immerse in local tales of life in extreme, cultures & communities, climate change and sustainable practices that co-exist in this fragile landscape.
Ladakh is not just another tourist spot, it's a land of untold stories and hidden treasures waiting to be discovered. Beyond the breathtaking landscapes and stunning vistas, a world of cultural and heritage experiences is waiting to be explored. To get a taste of the untold side of Ladakh, venture out with us into the local villages and interact with the people who call this land home.
Our team, accompanied by local storytellers, and a storytelling mentor will take you through the untold and unseen side of Ladakh's cultural diversity coupled with insights on impact storytelling & leadership.
12-19 August' 2023
Saturday - Saturday
Story Trails of Spiti
Culture | Communties
Limited Seats available
Writer & Researcher
4 Star Grade/Homestays
Breakfast + Dinner
Vegetarian + Non-Vegetarian
Storytellers x Explorers
Photographers, Filmmakers, Writers, Social Leaders, Solo Travelers, Adventurers
* Double Sharing Occupancy only
* Check the inclusions and exclusions below
A Storytelling Journey
From visiting local villages and exchanging tales with communities, this expedition is designed to discover local life, resilient cultures, climate leadership and sustainable innovations that has led to a positive impact and change in Ladakh's eco-tourism model.
Coupled with in-house training and sessions designed to unlearn the art of impact storytelling & social leadership with our mentor & local storytellers.
Handpicked & Curated Explorations
Discover rare & untold stories about cultures, conservation initiatives, environmental co-existence and social leadership through our thoughtfully picked, authentic experiences.
Local Exchange & Tales
Immerse in local experiences, document the nomadic life, discover traditional co-existing knowledge systems & thriving communities.
Travel with your Tribe
Travel with a resonating & conscious tribe who yearns to unlearn and explore just like you.
Hear from our host storytellers and meet inspiring change-makers, to unlearn 'The Art of Impact Storytelling'
Giving back to the community, by means of slow and regenerative experiences that extends benefits and empowers local opportunities and preservation.
While you are on this explorative journey, exchange thoughts, ideas and collaborate with a like-minded community to co-create Impact.
7 nights stay - Double Occupancy
Meal Plan (Veg & Non.Veg) : Breakfast + Dinner
1 local Ladakhi lunch
All local explorations, storytelling sessions and mentorship
Sessions and workshops by mentor - Roohani Sawhney & The Impact Society team to guide you
Stationery for your hacks & mentor notes
Give-aways & gifts
Lunch in transit or during walks
Personal meals (During walks/explorations/trails)
Air/Train Travel (To&Fro)
Medical/Personal Expenditures done during the tour
Any personal explorations that are not within the itinerary
Writer & Researcher
Roohani is an expert writer and researcher who has devoted her career to exploring the tribal world. After leaving her job with IIM-A and NIF, Roohani delved into years of research on the society and culture of Ladakh, making her the perfect mentor for those seeking an unforgettable adventure. Her book, The Last Avatar, showcases her extensive knowledge of tribal studies and documents her research on 16 unique communities across India. In addition to this, Roohani has written a book with INTACT HECS on the tribes and culture of Andaman and Nicobar Island. Her move to Ladakh a few years ago to further her research has allowed her to gain unparalleled knowledge of this unique landscape and focus on exploring Ladakh's hidden treasures.
Meet your tribe on this unique journey
Travel & Wedding Photographer
Author & Travel Photographer
Biologist & Science Journalist