Located in the Terai regions in Nepal attracts visitors from all over the world. A visit to national parks involves game stalking by a variety of means like the foot, dugout canoe, jeep ride, and elephant backs. One is bound to sight a one-horned rhino or two at every elephant safari. Besides the rhinos, wild boars, sandburs, spotted deer, sloth bear; four-horned antelope are also usually seen.
A Royal Bengal Tiger may surprise you by his majestic appearance as we have almost 200 of them. Nature walk or jungle walk is another way of experiencing the wilderness. Jungle walks give, close-up opportunities to view animals as well as observe their tracks, signs, and sounds. Early morning and late- afternoon walk is the best to avoid the midday heat.
The famous lodges to stay in Chitwan national park are Jungle Safari Lodge, Green Park Resort, Taj Sarai, Barahi Jungle Lodge, Green Park, Island Jungle Resort, Paradise hotel, Green Mansion Lodge.
Down the Rapti river, it offers views of water birds: brilliant blue Eurasian kingfishers, egrets, osprey, and ruddy she drakes. A pair of binoculars is a must for bird watching.
Through the jungle, it provides more game spotting opportunities than might be expected otherwise, because it goes deeper into the forest, usually beyond the beaten tracks. After the thrill of elephant rides, nature walks, and jeep safaris, visitors can splash around in the swimming pools that some of the resorts offer.
Nepal is a paradise for bird lovers with over 848 species (almost 8% of the world’s total) of birds. And among them, nearly 500 hundred species are found in the Kathmandu Valley alone. The most popular bird-watching spots in Kathmandu are Phulchoki, Godavari, Nagarjun, Bagmati River, Taudaha, and so on. Get your binoculars and look forward to a rewarding experience.
Nepal Jungle Safari activities can be added to any adventure you choose from our tour/trek packages for one night to 3 nights from simple lodges to deluxe hotels/resorts in Chitwan.
Head towards the Chitwan National Park from Kathmandu by car or tourist bus and on route marvel at the beautiful scenery of winding roads, clear rivers, and the evergreen hills. On your arrival, our representative will greet you, and he will transfer you to the resort where you will be offered refreshments. Scout the new environment and after a hearty lunch, visit the park which was famed in the past as a hunting ground for aristocrats but now is a protected area. Traverse the greenery on the back of an elephant and witness endangered species like Bengal Tiger and One-horned rhinoceros. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner included.
Today is the day when you’ll fully explore the beauty of Chitwan National Park. The morning fog along with the chirping of birds makes the ambiance alluring, and you might feel like skipping breakfast and starting the jungle walk. The warm sunlight in the wilderness makes your canoeing trip in the Rapti River relaxing, and you might witness Gharial crocodiles as well. The jiggling ride on the elephant’s back, filled with the laughter of people makes the trip joyful, and you can bathe these gentle giants too. After having your lunch, enjoy the bird watching as the park contains more than 500 species of birds. Blend some culture in your natural tour as you visit the Tharu villages and through their dances get a glimpse into the rural Nepali life. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner included.
This day marks the end of your lovely trip to Chitwan National Park. After breakfast, you can drive back to Kathmandu or enjoy a scenic flight to Kathmandu (costs USD 124 extra). In Kathmandu, grab some souvenir from the local shops and enjoy common Nepali culture and cuisines. Breakfast and Dinner included.
You can either extend your stay here, or you can conclude your trip. If you wish to complete, our representative will drop you off at the Tribhuwan International Airport. Breakfast included.