ABOUT US

About Us

A Spoonful of Wanderlust A Handful of Detours A Bagful of Local Flavours An Ounce of Adventure A Slice of Quirk & A Bucketful of Happy
Yogi and Suchna believe in taking the road less travelled and stumbling upon some hidden gems along the way! For over a decade, they've mapped their way across various continents, sniffed out unusual routes, discovered new flavours and stayed at quirky hostels. The Backpacker Co is their expression of soul travel. Be it solo travelling or a group holiday, the team here loves crafting unique holidays packed with local experiences and plenty of room for impromptu detours. They believe in making 'Your Trip, Your Way' so it's a perfect fit with you and your personality!

The Backpack Girls

DISHA DIWAN

Senior Manager & Thirsty Traveller

Disha has an agenda, she's running. Running far away from all things normal. She always finds a way off the beaten track, both literally and metaphorically! #WhyDoBoring she says. And she calls a spade a spade! Her energy is infectious so is her love for backpacking. Little wonder she floors everyone with her knowledge on world travel!

Mallika Iyer

Executive Operations & Curly Haired Baker

Mallika suffers from travelomania and would jump over to every chance that allows her to travel,be it even the Bermuda Triangle! She pursues baking as a passion by creating the yummiest cakes for her colleagues. Planning your trip is a mini trip (hop skip jump to travel destinations) for her, as she travels through the roads of your destination virtually!

Saumya Tiwari

Sales Executive & Gorgeous Dancer

Her friends see her as a tea dependent life form and a real life (hippy) Lara Croft. With a heart of a vagabond, soul of a dancer, Saumya seeks to live a life less ordinary, one filled with spontaneity, adventure and freedom to travel solo to every city in the world.

 

Shanaya Tata

Sales Executive & Tattooed Rebel

Fresh out of Washington, DC, Shanaya’s trophies are her tattoos from all around the world. She approaches all aspects of life with humour and edge- especially travel! An artist and a dancer, this adrenaline junkie wants to get to know every place she visits inside out. Let her plan your adventure and she’ll turn you into a daredevil, making your journey action packed, cultural, and totally wild!

Alithea Barretto

Executive Operations & Brainy Babe

Do not go on her height as she has more talent than what the Himalayas measure. Alithea wants to be known for her voyages as far as the land and sea goes. She is a beautiful butterfly who is trying to spread her wings all around the world. Her inspiration is travel and she will bring that passion to all your trips!


The Travel Junkies at The Backpacker Co don't do Boring


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