Tej has been responsible for tour leading in India and Nepal for over ten years. He studied English, History and Geography at Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University and is fluent in English, Hindi and Gujarati. Tej has a keen interest in responsible travel, cultural preservation and wildlife conservation and in his spare time enjoys reading, travelling, playing sport, socialising, and generally sharing his passion for India with others.
Q: How did you fall into tour leading?
A: My best friend/big brother/mentor Mayur, inspired me to join hands with tourism
Q: What do you like most about tour leading?
A: Meeting people and sharing the colours of India
Q: Where is your favourite part of the world?
A: My motherland India
Q: What was your biggest travel highlight?
A: Paragliding over Pokhara (Nepal)
Q: What’s the craziest request you’ve ever had from a client?
A: Please take picture of me while I am leaning through a coach door on a moving train
Q: What’s the one thing you couldn’t travel without?
A: My small picture file (paraphernalia of India)
Q: Which famous person would you most like to travel with?
A: Jonny Bealby
Q: Have you ever made a cultural faux pas?
A: Sharing facts about eating from left hand