Our Team by Location
India Country Director
A graduate of the University of Wisconsin with a degree in Geography, Kai has been living and working in the Himalayan region for the last six years. He is fluent in both written and spoken Hindi and is passionate about experiential education. Kai brings expert knowledge of India to our operations, giving him the ability to create powerful experiences for our students.
India Country Manager
Sudarshan comes to us with a background in the Indian tourism industry and a degree in tourism management. A constant source of energy and excitement for Rustic Pathways students in India, Sunny is always ready to teach people about his native state of Rajasthan. He’s a fan of Indian folk music and a star cricket player. If you’re lucky, he’ll teach you how to swing for sixes!
India Country Manager
A native of Kerala and an invaluable member of our India team, Divya’s cheerful demeanor makes her extremely popular among Rustic Pathways students. She earned her MBA with a focus on international tourism and has worked extensively in the Kerala backwaters tourism industry. A phenomenal cook, she lives with her husband Eldhose in New Delhi.
She’s a traveler in true sense; her travel starts from her childhood. After doing her Graduation in Political Science she went into Indian Fashion industry and she always had passion for travel. After diving into in to export market of Indian Art and crafts further led her to explore & travel across India as well as International. From past 4 years she has been working with rustic and she love to share her knowledge and passion for India to Rp students, ensuring they have the opportunity to experience the best our country has to offer in safety and comfort.
Manu born in Gorkha community and raised in the foothills of Dhauladhar range of Himalayas, graduated from HPU Shimla with the degree in geography. His knowledge about Indo-Nepali culture is great and makes listeners excited. Manu has been leading groups in Himalayas for last 18 years. Since 2006 he is leading Rustic’s trekking and community service programs in Dharamshala. Love to share the knowledge of herbal and aromatic plants; he loves to listen Nepali music.
Rustic Pathways Travel Pty Ltd
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Vic Travel Agent's License No. TA-0032954-C
1800 321 435 (within Australia)
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PO Box 3453
Mornington VIC 3931, Australia