On our backpacking trip to Harshil Valley in Garhwal Himalayas, we are trying to decode backpacking as a means of travel. In Episode 2, watch how we made it to Harshil Valley after we had left for Dayara Bugyal Trek and Camping.
Backpacking is considered one of the most efficient and sustainable forms of travel. It rarely does contribute to mass tourism and brings in money to the interiors of a place. Backpacking implies an interesting milieu of intercultural exchanges and learnings. As one of the most ‘aware’ group of travellers and tourists, Backpackers help in reducing carbon footprints – thanks to their ‘jugaads’ and other ways of travel.
Watch First Episode here
Writer: Pushkar Ranjan, Narendra Rathi
Narration: Pushkar Ranjan
Photographer: Oliur Rahman & Roopesh Nair
Cinematography: Oliur Rahman
Editor: Oliur Rahman