Team Gypsies

SHARATH VISHNU

A adventurer at heart and a marathoner by choice. Sharath chose mountaineering & climbing as a career after completing his graduation in commerce.  Being aspiring mountaineer he is also trekked & cycled extensively in Uttrakhand, Himachal & Ladakh. His self-supported 1000 km plus epic journey on a bicycle in the Western-Ghat has inspired many to take up such journey. At TAG he is the youngest and takes care of all recce tours & leading the treks and expeditions.

Also a Certified mountaineer, and has completed his advance mountaineering course from Nehru Institute of Mountaineering. He maintains his adventure dairy by blog named Mountain-kid


GIRISH NAGAMANGALA
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Girish is a corporate employee in life but a trekker by heart. He has been leading treks for the past 5 years and has covered most parts of Western Ghats and also many in the Himalayas. He is fresh of his ascent of Stok Kangri and is looking to climb more Himalayan peaks in the future. At TAG he takes care of planning & organizing the events. He is a more composed & soft natured guy who makes & keeps everyone happy 🙂

Being ameature photographer he loves to capture stunning  landscapes & lively portraits frames. Some of his amazing clicks can be found in INSTAGRAM


RAJESH P NAYAK

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He is an adventure traveler & loves to travel on his mountain bike everywhere. And he is among the few cyclist in the country, who has gone on a self-supported expeditions to some of toughest terrains in INDIA by exploring lesser known trails in the Western Ghats, Himachal Pradesh, Ladakh & Sikkim. And some of which were in excess of 1000kms. Coming from business background he keeps himself busy at TAG by taking care of recce tours, trail findings, designing itineraries etc.

He is known for his #ShotOniPhone photos. His love for cycling takes him beyond any trail or road does, to the extent which he recently happened to cycle on the frozen Zanskar river [Chadar Trek] & the entire frozen Pangong Tso Lake on a dead winter when temperature were down upto minus 40°c. More about the adventure on Frozen-Highway and photo stories on INSTAGRAM feed.


NEELIMA VALLANGI
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She is an offbeat and adventure travel enthusiast. She has been travelling in India for a while now with the intention of unearthing most of the little known places. She is an IIT graduate from Chennai and her passion for travel made her quit high profile corporate job to become full time traveler and freelance travel writer.

She is also an professional travel & landscape photographer and contributor for National Geographic and BBC Travel magazine. Her travel blog Travel-With-Neelima is the most sought & top rated adventure travel blogs in INDIA.


GIRISH MOTWANI
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Girish is one man who is into all kinds of adventures. Soft spoken, always smiling & talkative personality. He has done self supported cycling in Ladakh and a huge highlight is his Solo Winter Cycling trip in Arunachal Pradesh. He too has cycled and trekked across the Western and Eastern Ghats & the Himalayas too. He has been exploring the North Eastern states and its hidden treasures especially in Meghalaya & Arunachal.