About

Green People


Green People (The Goat Villages & Bakri Chhap) is an integrated, for-profit impact organisation, working towards holistic rural development & reverse-migration of marginalised Himalayan farmers by providing them ecologically sustainable & long-term engagements through rural tourism, agriculture & related pursuits, and bridging the socio-cultural & economic gap between rural and urban.

The Goat Villages are promoting farm retreats/ homestays and reviving abandoned villages by leveraging their tourism potential and Bakri Chhap by providing market linkage to indigenous farm produce from the marginalised farmers' community that we work with.

Awards & recognitions


Bakri Swayamvar among Top 5 Best Sociial Impact Projects at the Indian Responsible Tourism Awards
The Goat Village won Gold Award at WTM, World Responsible Tourism Awards, 2019 under the category, 'Best For Benefitting Local People'. It is also the only shortlist & winner from the country across all categories.
The Goat Village chosen among 14 global Leaders in Responsible Tourism by WTM (also being the only one from India).
WhatsApp's first coffee table book launched by Mr. Will Cathcart, Global head of WhatsApp and Mr Amitabh Kant, CEO – Planning Commission of India, featured Green People on its cover page. WhatsApp shortlisted Green People among few impact business organizations in India and the ‘only’ in travel & tourism space.
The Goat Village, Nag Tibba has won the Gold Award at the Indian Responsible Tourism Awards (IRTA) 2019 in "The Best Earth Friendly Stays in India" category.
TGV, Nag Tibba made it to the Top 5 among the Best Community Run Home Stays in India at IRTA.
Winner of TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Award (given to only 1% of accommodations across the globe).

Contact Us


Address: 21/10, EC Road, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India Phone: +91 98188 89005 Email: thegoatvillages@gmail.com Email: bakrichhap@gmail.com