Travel Inn has got a dedicated team of people chosen from different stratas of life traveled extensively in India. This enables to impart their first-hand knowledge of the places that your clients will be visiting and help you make decisions as to how to best plan an itinerary for your client. You will find an honest “tell it how it is” approach to planning an itinerary, suggesting sights and selecting accommodation.
Ravi S Kalra
Ravi Kalra is the Managing Director at Travel Inn. He began his career in the travel industry in the late 70’s when he led trekking groups in the Himalayan ranges. His passion for travel made him explore the world and with his vast experience of the travel destinations, he founded Travel Inn in the year 1985. Ravi’s keen interest in Wildlife and adventure has established Travel Inn as the most preferred wildlife and adventure Destination Management Company in India. Ravi likes to spend his free time birding, listening to music and travelling with his daughter Jasmine. His favourite destination in India is being in the Himalayas.
Director - Finance
Gurmeet Kalra is the Director Finance at Travel Inn. She has been an indispensable part of Travel Inn for the last 10 years. Her father was a diplomat with the United Nations in Iran and her early schooling was from Tehran. She has completed her education in Sociology & Economics, which was followed by Bachelor of Education from Punjab University-Chandigarh. She later did her M.B.A in Hamburg, Germany. She married Ravi in 1990 and joined Travel Inn full time in 2000. She is widely travelled in India and across the world. In her free time she likes reading, especially non-fiction. Her favourite destinations in India are Ladakh and Kerala.
Director Sales & Marketing, UK
Rajan is Travel Inn’s Director Sales & Marketing in the UK and has been for the last many years. He is always there to help you chose the right tour and with any information that you may require prior to your clients tour to the Indian subcontinent. He has been with us for more than 25 years and continues to travel all over India, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Nepal extensively. He has first-hand knowledge about the areas that the clients are travelling to and is able to give realistic suggestions. He is an excellent raconteur and a listener with patience and intelligence.
Pawan Sharma is the General Manager at Travel Inn. His passion for travel emanated from his childhood years. Born in Mumbai, and brought up for four years in Tanzania, Africa, his liking for wildlife began during visits to Masaimara, Ngorongoro & Serengeti national parks. Later, having graduated in Science from Delhi, he pursued a PG Diploma in Tourism Management from IITTM Gwalior. Starting his career in 1999, he gained experience in operations, which was substantiated by simultaneously leading groups in India, Nepal & Bhutan on Cultural & Wildlife tours. Subsequently, he learned the nuances of Sales, whilst working in London for five years. With a constant drive to hone his skills, he is also heading the Product & Business Development team, apart from overall managing the lovely team at Travel Inn. His varied interests include travel, wildlife, birding, reading, music & sports and doesn’t miss a chance to go to his favourite haunt, the Himalayas.
Team Head - Wildlife Product Development & Operations
Anit Singh is the Team Head Wildlife Product Development & Operations at Travel Inn. He has done his Bachelors in Engineering, however has a strong passion for Travel and been in the industry for over 8 years now. Anit loves the challenging environment at Travel Inn, which constantly pushes him to bring out the best in himself. His strategic acumen and empathetic nature comes from his interest in Wildlife and History. Anit believes humans crave new experiences and travel lets them tap into that craving. He likes to enhance his knowledge by discovering new places that are cultured and connected to ancient history. A big foodie, Anit is the go-to person to inquire about the best places to eat around Delhi. In his spare time, he likes to read and his favorite books are the Harry Potter series.
Heads - HR, Admin
Mandeep Kaur heads the HR and Admin department at Travel Inn. Always grateful for new learning experiences, Mandeep finds that her experience with Travel Inn has helped her achieve a new dimension towards her personal and professional development. She believes travel in India allows you to immerse yourself in a completely different world, returning home with fresher perspective of life. In her spare time, Mandeep likes to relax and renew herself with some reading and painting.
Head - Sales
Lalita Thakur heads the Sales department at Travel Inn. She has done her Masters in Tourism and has been in the industry for 9 years. Always eager to learn, she looks forward to working on different projects with Travel Inn and enjoys her research on wildlife and adventure trips. In her spare time, Lalita engages herself in a perfect combination of books and travel. She loves travel in India as she believes every visit is different, and every experience unique. She has a wide variety of favourite places to travel ranging from Ladakh to Rajasthan to Goa.
Team Leader - Wildlife Operations
Kanika Arora is Team leader in Wildlife Operations at Travel Inn. She has done her post-graduation in Business Administration and has been in the travel industry for over 5 years. Kanika enjoys the ample learning and growth opportunities Travel Inn has to offer. Cheerful and full of life, Kanika believes travel in India is a celebration always- full of colour and diversity. To add to her celebration, in her spare time, you will find her practicing to some of the best dance moves!
Team Head - Operations
Sarika Bhatnagar is Team Head Operations at Travel Inn. She has done her Bachelors in English Honors. Widely travelled all over India and overseas, Sarika brings over 20 years of experience to Travel Inn. She believes the company provides her with a good platform to enhance her knowledge and experience. In her spare time, she loves interacting with people and building new relationships. Meeting and befriending new people is her most valuable travel benefit.
Team Head - Operations
Nehal Mutha is Team Head Operations at Travel Inn and works closely on designing Group Tours. She has done her Bachelors in Travel and Tourism and has been in the industry for 5 years. Nehal is excited to be part of the Travel Inn’s journey. She loves the office energy and finds comfort in the people she works with. An avid traveler, who loves interacting with people, Nehal loves being exposed to new customs, cultures, people and places. In her spare time, Nehal relishes a good home-cooked meal followed by a movie!
Team Head - Operations
Mohd Nazim is Team Head Operations at Travel Inn and specializes in designing premium holidays for upmarket clients. He has done his Bachelors in Business Administration and has been in the travel industry for 9 years. Nazim appreciates the flexible and supportive environment at Travel Inn that allows him to focus on both his personal and professional growth. He loves the soulful simplicity with travel in India. In his spare time, Nazim enjoys long drives and some of his favourite places to travel include Jaipur, Jaisalmer and Varanasi.
Team Leader - Sales
Neena Malhotra is a team leader and works with Lalita Thakur in the Sales team. Her passion for travel has taken her to most parts of India. She has been in the trade for 11 years. She enjoys songs of bygone era and watching movies in her free time. With Travel Inn she got the opportunity to handle variety of clients which required specific detailing in handling their travel plans. She benefits from first-hand knowledge of various destinations she visited, an opportunity she gained at Travel Inn.
Head - Finance
Jitander Prashar is the Finance Head at Travel Inn. One of the most senior persons at Travel Inn, he is an important member in the team. Apart from heading the Finance team, he also works closely with the Field management team on the ground. Known for his hard work, dedication and cooperative attitude, he has enjoyed working at Travel Inn in the congenial atmosphere. His hobbies include travelling, watching cricket and listening to music.
Team Head - Accounts
Neha Malyan is the Team Head Accounts. With her past experience of working in the Accounts department at other travel companies, she leads her team effectively. Her knowledge of accounting, combined with the auditing skills, is an useful asset. She works closely with our Director Finance to ensure that all payments are made in time and this helps in carrying forward the image of Travel Inn as one of the best paymasters in the trade. In her free time, she likes to travel, watch movies, enjoy dance and music.