Travel is something that has a charm of its own. Discovering new places, trying new cuisines, meeting new people and most importantly all those exciting adventures you experience. But only a few are able to follow their passion to travel, find the road less traveled and make a living from it. Yes, we are here talking about travel influencers and bloggers who quit their 9-5 jobs and decided to travel the world.
They not only talk about their travel journeys but also inspire people to explore the wonders of the world. These bloggers will compel you to get out of your comfort zone by sharing their experiences and giving hacks and tips about all things travel-related. Here is a list of top Indian bloggers that are doing good in the travel niche, in no particular order, who believe in seeking adventures and exploring new things.
Top Travel Influencers on Instagram in India
Shivya Nath’s life was pretty normal until she decided that her corporate life was over and she wanted to explore what lay outside her comfort zone. After authoring the best seller “The Shooting Star,” Shivya Nath believes it’s important to travel slow and alone in search of meaningful local experiences around the world. Follow them for stories that are real, offbeat, and highly informative.
Siddharth Joshi’s Instagram travel posts aim to do much more than just highlight stunning places and popular attractions. Additionally, it reflects the character of the place as seen by the local people. He often highlights the local people, their customs and their way of life in order to give his followers a more real and in-depth experience of a place.
Larissa Deesa has been creating travel-related content for her over 7 million followers for years. The influencer started out as a lifestyle creator, posting DIY videos and creating art on YouTube. The traveler has now found her niche, and if you look through her Instagram, you’ll realize that her artsy aesthetic is everywhere. Perhaps this is what makes them so popular and well-loved!
“I have a crush on the world,” his Instagram bio says, and he’s not wrong. Aakash Malhotra, aka Wander With Sky, has traveled to 45 countries so far, enjoys undertaking and filming spontaneous excursions, and is on a journey of joy and self-discovery through travel. He refers to himself as a serial travelpreneur, and each gorgeous image on his Instagram is a testament to his commitment to exploring the world through his artistic lens for his committed audience of 766K followers.
Savi and Vid
If we had to call Savi and Vid something else, we would call them relationship objectives. Savi and Vid married after going to each other’s high school and decided to pursue their shared passion for travel. The duo has visited 96 countries in their 12-year journey, documenting their adventures for their millions of followers.
Ajay Sood is a travel photographer who tells stories through his photographs. Influenced by different societies and ways of living, his photographs speak volumes about his journey of travel experiences. His work has been published in prestigious magazines like Huffington Post, Taj Magazine, Go Getter and many more. He also won the Best Photoblog Award in 2018 from the Gujarat Tourism and Innovative Council of Indian Tourism (ICIT).
As a travel journalist, a brand management expert, a photographer and a public speaker, Archana’s motto is “Quit your job, travel the world”. All of the travel photos and stories on her “Travel See Right” blog are a true testament to why she travels with purpose – causes that go beyond adventure like environmental awareness and women’s empowerment.
Anunay Sood is an Instagram sensation and a multi-talented travel influencer. Apart from being a travel photographer, he is also a marketing professional, business owner and a blogger. He is a master of all trades with many hats and a jack of all trades.
Every post that Anunay shares reflect his passion for the outdoors and the mountains. As he travels the globe, his camera is his faithful travel companion. He uses it to capture breath-taking landscapes and shares them with his 1 million+ Instagram followers. His amusing posts have attracted a sizable following and encouraged many people to pursue their travel aspirations.
Ami Bhat is a marketing post-graduate by qualification who has turned full-time travel writer and blogger by passion. A travel enthusiast who loves sports, photography and dancing with equal passion, Amy believed in planning a vacation for every long weekend that comes through the year.
She started documenting her travels on her blog – www.thrillingtravel.in, not only to re-live her travels but also to share information to other travelers seeking information about the destination. Their travel interests are quite diverse and you will find them equally comfortable on top of a snowy mountain or 20 meters below sea level or on the high walls of a forgotten castle.
Abhinav Singh is one of the leading Indian travel bloggers. What started as a personal self-healing journey has now become her career. He has traveled to more than 200 places in India and 11 countries in the last 10 years. His work has been published in some of the leading newspapers and magazines such as National Geographic, Lonely Planet, Mint, Outlook Traveler and Times of India.
With his excellent photography skills, he has captured some of the most stunning shots and has also won several awards for photography and blogging. He has also worked with several international tourism boards, airlines, luxury resorts and other brands.