goSTOPS, a full-stack operator brand that leases and transforms budget hotels and operates them as backpacker hostels, introduces a new division goEXPERIENCES to offer a wholesome, fun-filled, exciting, and experiential holiday. The Gen Zs and Millennials are explorers at heart who like challenges, outdoor activities, and are keen on going on adventures. In that spirit, goEXPERIENCES will cover India’s 30 most popular travel locations, beginning its first phase in September, and scale to 55 destinations by end of 2022.
The ‘Experience Wing’ will create avenues for well-planned itineraries with multi-day, multi-destination treks and tours as well as curated in-destination experiences and activities over the next 6 months. The trips have been curated to inspire the traveller, that goes above and beyond the trodden path. This well-rounded exciting travel programme will provide a hassle-free one-point travel solution with the availability for stay and transportation. The experiences at goEXPERIENCES are curated by trekking and travel experts at goSTOPS. Each activity is planned after taking into account the safety precautions. goSTOPS will ensure bringing together knowledge and specialist skills in providing accommodation, travel, stays, and outdoor activities, that will give their customers a safe, exciting and fun-filled adventure.
Speaking at the announcement, Pankaj Parwanda, Co-Founder, goSTOPS said, “We are thrilled to launch our experiences division that will be a pull factor for Gen Zs and millennials. goSTOPS is a leader in providing high-quality youth-focused accommodation infrastructure within a youth-friendly budget. We believe you can have an exciting holiday if your experiences are well planned and managed by experts on the ground, who could give you total value for your money, and yet not leave you wanting for a better experience. Our strong on-ground presence with in-house operations places us in an excellent position to provide rich experiences to young travellers across the country and bring the benefits of the sharing economy to their entire travel experience helping them experience more in less.”
In the initial phase, goSTOPS will provide customised trekking and sports activities like sunrise cycling tours, snowboarding, rappelling, boulder climbing, etc. across Rohtang, Manali, Kasol, Manikaran and Rishikesh in Uttarakhand and Himachal. There is also a line-up of treks and activities for young travellers in winters. Upcoming experiences will also take youngsters to new and offbeat locations in Rajasthan, MP, Kerala, and other cities. One can get an itinerary designed around their chosen activity including cycling, trekking, multi-adventure, cultural or historical.
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