A journey through the sand trails of Rajasthan,
where life seems like a poetry and what lies within
are the nomadic folktales, a royal history
and enriching cultural legacy.
by The Impact Society
Explorers x Photographers x Filmmakers x Cinematographers
Conservationists 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.
Jodhpur (1 night) - Jaisalmer (2 nights)
Untold Rajasthan is an expedition to unravel the cultural & eco-logical stories that are intertwined with an enriching history of music, dance, theatre and conservation.
A story trail designed to experience impactful stories, led by an inspiring photographer/storyteller to showcase the art, culture, music and environmental side of Rajasthan.
16-19 February' 2023
Thursday - Sunday
Story Trails of Thar
Heritage | Culture
Limited Seats available
Travel & Transit:
SUV / Mini Tempo
& Desert Camping
Breakfast + Lunch
3 Star Grade
Vegetarian + Non-Vegetarian
Storytellers x Explorers
Photographers, Filmmakers, Writers, Social Leaders, Solo Travelers, Creators
*Early Bird Offer Closed
*Only 3 Spots Left
Take an adventure to discover the Untold
We aim to empower future storytellers who can shape positive narratives of change by using the power of visual communication - such as photography & filmmaking as an essential tool for expressing and showcasing our natural heritage & culture, with a special focus on local impact.
Handpicked & Curated Explorations
Discover nomadic folktales, heritage, environmental co-existence and culture through our thoughtfully picked authentic trails.
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 storyteller and meet inspiring change-makers, to unlearn the art of storytelling
Heritage & Boutique Stays
Discover the culture of the royalty with a stay at heritage resorts and live in camps to experience the life of a desert nomad.
While you are on this explorative journey, exchange thoughts, ideas and collaborate with a like-minded community to co-create Impact.
3 Nights stay with (breakfast, lunch & dinner) at heritage hotels and desert camp
Meal Plan (Veg + Non.Veg) : Breakfast + Lunch + High Tea + Dinner for 3N/4D with authentic local cuisine in Jodhpur & Jaisalmer
Desert Camping Experience
All experiences, photo-walks and story-trails
All internal transfers from Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Jodhpur and to city tours & explorations
Local Explorations and Tribal experiences
Stationery for your hacks & mentor notes
Host Storyteller - Vishal Bali & The Impact Society team to guide you
Give-aways & gifts
Meals (During walks/explorations/trails)
Pick up & drop from airport/station
Air/Train Travel (To&Fro) from destination to Jodhpur
Medical/Personal Expenditures done during the tour
Any personal explorations that are not within the itinerary
A photographer and travel experience creator, Vishal has an eye for expressing history and portraying surreal stories of nomadic tribes and lasting cultures.
His travel has taken him to the north and south of India in the quest of documenting local cultures and tribes, with his photos being published across various networks, books and media.
Meet change-makers on this unique journey
Travel & Wedding Photographer
Author & Travel Photographer
Biologist & Science Journalist
In association with Roots of Indigene
The team at Roots of Indigene have invested their time and resources in finding the best of stories from tribal areas & uncharted destinations with the zeal to share the same with fellow travellers.
They curate indigenous circuits to help travellers get close to local tribes and understand their lives from the grass root level, preserving their knowledge systems through sustainable tours.