Chitwan National Park

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  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy
  • Trip Style: Jungle Safari
  • Transport: Tourist Bus
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Group Size: 1+

Chitwan National Park is spread over an area of 932sq km, the Chitwan National Park is Nepal’s oldest and the most visited national park in Nepal. Originally a rhino sanctuary, this well-protected area of sub-tropical forest was established in 1973 and consist of varied ecological landscape: Churia Hills, oxbow lakes and flood plains of Rapti, Reu and Narayani Rivers.

The flagship species of the park are one-horned rhinos, Asian elephant, mugger crocodiles, and Bengal tigers. Over 43 diverse species of mammals reside in the park, others including gaur, four-horned antelope, striped hyena, pangolin, monitor lizard and python.

A total of 450 species of birds have been recorded in the area including Bengal florican, giant hornbill, black stork, white stork, peafowl, red jungle fowl, egrets, herons, kingfishers, flycatchers, woodpeckers, and several other fowls.

We will also visit the nearby Tharu settlements to enjoy the Tharu Cultural Dance. Tharus are the indigenous peoples of Nepal, whose ancestral land comprise of inner Terai. The most amazing thing to do in Chitwan National Park is you can play with the Elephant and respect the animals right. Jeep drive into the dense Jungle is the most beautiful to enjoy with wild animals. Besides Royal Chitwan National Park safari, we offer you 5 days Ghorepani Trekking to make your trip a more memorable one!

Highlights

  • Wildlife safari in Royal Chitwan National Park
  • Great scenic drive through the Prithivi Highway
  • Walkthrough the Tharu Village communities.
  • Play with baby elephant and visit one-horned Rhino

Outline Itinerary

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Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan National Park 6hrs.

Departure KTM 6:30 -On Your arrival at Sauraha Bus park, Tadi or Bharatpur Airport our staff will receive you. You will then be transferred to our Resort where you will be offered refreshments & be given a briefing & its facilities. After being given your programs for the day, your room will then be allocated to you.

13:00- Lunch.

15:00Village tour to a nearby ethnic Tharu village where you will learn more about the life and lifestyle of the Tharus. Visit the National Park Visitor's center where you can learn more about the history of the National Park and about wildlife & Sunset view from the bank of Rapti River.

19:00- Tharu cultural dance presentation (which you will also participate in) by the local villagers.

20:00-Dinner.

  • Lunch and Dinner
  • Hotel

06:00 -Wake up call.

06:30 -Breakfast.

07:00 -Canoe ride along the Rapti River. An excellent opportunity for Bird Watching and for seeing the 2 rare species of crocodiles; the Marsh Mugger and the fish-eating Gharial. + Jungle Walk + on the way back one can enjoy the elephant bathing.

13:00 -Lunch

15:00 -Elephant Safari or Jeep drive. An excellent opportunity to see four different kinds of deer, rhinoceros, wild boar, monkey, leopard, sloth bear and the Royal Bengal Tiger (If you are lucky).You will also encounter many other smaller mammals that have made Chitwan their home.

19:00 -Tharu cultural dance presentation or Slides show presentation.

20:00 -Dinner

  • Full Board
  • Hotel

06:00 -Wake up call.

06:30 -Breakfast.

07:00 -Visit the Government Elephant Breeding Centre.

09:00 -Departure for onward journey to KTM.

  • Breakfast
  • No Hotel is included

What's included

  • Experience English Speaking Naturalist Jungle guide
  • 2-Accommodation in twin-bedded rooms
  • Meals: 2-Breakfast, 2-Lunch, and 2-Dinner
  • Transportation by Tourist bus to and from Chitwan
  • National Park Entry permit
  • Activities: Elephant Ride or Play with, Canoeing, Jungle walk, Birds watching tour, Visit Elephant Breeding Center, Tharu Village tour, Culture Programme Etc. 
  • Bar, Laundry and Telephone bill, 
  • Items of personal nature
  • Air transport (KTM-Bharatpur-Kathmandu)

 

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Useful Info

This trip is organized in the last minutes booking as well. We have daily departure for Chitwan National Park. Please visit the page cultural acceptance page for more details on what you can do and not to do. 

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