About Us

Nature Trails Resorts Pvt. Ltd. founded in the year 1989; is one of the pioneers in the business of Nature + Adventure Resorts, Campsites and Activity Camps. It owns and operates properties at four unique, unexplored yet easily accessible destinations close to metros such as Mumbai, Pune and Nashik & is well-known for its unique offerings to Schools, Corporates and families for over two decades now.

Sterling Holiday Resorts Limited( A subsidiary of Thomas Cook India Limited) a pioneer in the Time Share Vacations Business in India acquired Nature Trails Resorts in the year 2016. Nature Trails brand will not only continue to operate independently but will be expanded nationally.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide the best facilities of pre-defined standard and unique adventures at exotic, unexplored natural locations that are close to cities and yet let you escape the dodge and tumble of city life.

The Nature Trails group owns 4 resorts and campsites in Maharashtra. Nature Trails is in the business of resorts, campsites and activity camps for the past 20 years.All of our resorts located in Maharashtra are at a driving distance of just 2 to 3 hours from Mumbai, Pune and Surat. Each of these resorts are excellent weekend holiday destinations for groups. These resorts are perfect for family outings, corporate off-sites, day picnics, conferences and outbound training programs. We provide an international camping experience for school campers and summer campers alike.

About the Founders

Hari Divekar

Hari Divekar, an electrical engineer by occupation, got fascinated with natural history & wildlife and became an active member of the Bombay Natural History Society back in 1972. In this journey with BNHS, he made great contributions to the field of wildlife research. He has published several research papers and organized snake exhibitions nationwide. He was invited by the IUCN, a UN body to present a paper on the Asiatic Wild Buffalo in Bangkok among other eminent naturalists across the world. Nature Trails started off as his dream child and he continues to remain the inspiration behind the brand.

Chinmay Divekar

Chinmay worked with Colgate Palmolive for a short while in Marketing after he passed out of the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies. He joined his father in 1997 and together they built the business and the brand. He introduced Adventure into Nature Trails. He is a history buff and loves to design and conduct expeditions. Since 1989, with an objective of providing quick natural getaways to people from metros, they acquired lands within 2 -3hours driving distance from Mumbai, Pune & Nashik and developed them into natural reserves. Their mission of establishing Nature Trails as a brand got accomplished after a long and hard struggle.‘Nature Trails Resorts’ today is well-known for its unique offerings at unexplored yet easily accessible places in Maharashtra.