Chitwan Jungle Safari 5-Days

Chitwan Jungle Safari

Chitwan national park is situated some 172 km south of Katmandu in the low lands of the inner Terai. Covering an area of 932 sq km, Chitwan National Park includes some hilly areas which are covered by deciduous Sal forest. One-fifth of the park is made up of the floodplains of Narayani, Rapti, and is covered by dense elephant grass interspersed with revering forests of silk, cotton, acacia, and Sisam trees. This ecologically diverse area is a heaven of a wide variety of flora and fauna. Major activities in Chitwan Jungle Safari Tour includes adventurous and thrilling Jungle walk, You get the best animal sightings on foot at your own pace. You will be able to appreciate the smaller attractions of the jungle with our naturalists. Usually, it is easy to see animals such as rhino, deer, and sloths as these animals prefer to live in less disturbed areas of the park. Atop an elephant is a safest and most convenient way to get around in the jungle and observe the diversity of wildlife. The canoe trip is another attraction of the Chitwan jungle safari where you float down in the river by dugout canoe. You will come across with crocodiles basking on the riverbank during the ride. It is also a relaxing way to watch birds and wildlife species that frequently come to bathe and drink.

Chitwan National Park is the last remaining home in Nepal for the Asian One-horned Rhino, Royal Bengal Tiger, leopard, varieties of deer, sloth, Rhesus monkey, wild boar, jackals, civets, mongooses, cats, and snakes. The rivers and lakes are home to crocodiles and the extraordinary Gangetic dolphin. Chitwan is also a bird watcher’s delight with more than four hundred migrant and local species birds recorded. Chitwan Jungle Safari Tour offers the view of cormorants, herons, egrets, storks, cranes, ducks, woodpeckers, hawks, ospreys, falcons, kestrel, parakeets, ibises, kites, cuckoos, kingfishers, swallows, Orioles and many others.

A jeep drive is the fastest way to visit a wide area of the park. A 4-hour drive of some 45 km in the park offers a good chance of seeing some big game. Bird watching is  Chitwan national park’s another attraction since the National park is known as a paradise for birds and bird watcher. Chitwan Valley records over 450 species of birds. The eagle eyes of our naturalist will point out some of the migratory and globally threatened birds.

You will enjoy the Tharu village walks to understand the culture of the Tharu ethnic people. Tharu houses are made of mud and dung plastered over wood and reed frames. Their traditional culture is still strong in Terai. Local naturalists can take you to their village and describe their lifestyle and culture. Tharu cultural dance which is popularly known as Stick Dance. We will show you a different type of dance what is make you real venture of travel.

Days 5

Excellent

5/5

5.0 rating
Based on 1 Review
TOUR DETAILS
  • Duration 5 Days
  • Trekking starting from Tours
  • Activity Level Easy
  • Group Size Medium

On your arrival at the bus station or airport, you will be received by our friendly representative. You will be transferred to the Resort where you will be offered refreshments. Along with the refreshments, you will get a briefing on the Resort, facilities, and activities in the National Park. You may start to enjoy the programs and activities and overnight stay in the resort.

Sample Day:

13:00 – Lunch.

15:00 – Elephant briefing & bathing.

16:00 – Elephant safari. An excellent opportunity to see four different kinds of deer rhinoceros, or, monkeys, 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 (which you can also participate in) by the local on almost everything under the Chitwan sun.

20:00 – Dinner.

You will receive wake up call and then start the activities as designed by the resort.

05:30 – Wake up call.

06:00 – Tea/coffee. Followed by nature walk. An excellent opportunity to see a great many of those 524 different species of birds found in Chitwan.

07:30 – Breakfast.

09:00 – 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.

10:00 – Visit the Government Elephant Breeding Centre. Walk/drive back through the Tharu villages to our Resort where you can take a leisurely swim or relax by the poolside. You can also spend the time before lunch to gaze at the fishes found in Chitwan in your own fish pond or play a game of tennis or billiards with your friends or just spend a few quiet moments in our library with a book. You can even let your children play by themselves in our children‘s playground. Your choices are limitless.

13:00 – Lunch.

15:00 – Visit the National Park Visitor’s center where you can learn more about the history of the National Park and about wildlife.

16:00 – Village tour to a nearby ethnic Tharu village where you will learn more about the lifestyles of the Tharus.

19:00 – Tharu cultural dance presentation or a slide show presentation.

You will enjoy the day in the National park on various programs and overnight stay in the resort.
05:30 – Wake up call. Tea/coffee followed by elephant safari, nature walk or you can just spend the morning as you prefer.

Drive or fly from Chitwan National park to Kathmandu. The drive is scenic and beautiful along the river Trishuli.
Arrive in Kathmandu and Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley as time allowed to you. It may include Kathmandu Durbar Square or Swoyambhunath Stupa and in the evening join farewell dinner.

Finally, Transfer to airport flight back to your own destination.

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • Airport or Bus station pick up & Drop.
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Two times tea biscuit).
  • Accommodation in the resort.
  • All transportation as required.
  • Jungle permit.
  • All taxes and service charges.
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Nepal Visa fee.
  • Bar bills (alcoholic drinks, mineral water), cigarettes, client’s personal insurance, and any kind of unforeseen & personal expenses.
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Tips for the serving staffs.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Other expenses and services which are not mentioned above in inclusion.

One Review to “Chitwan Jungle Safari”

    • wakemaxel95

    We were there to book a chitwan-nationalpark package. At the end we were there for more than 1 1/2 hours and talked with the stuff. He gave us many information and hints about things to see in and around Pokhara and Kathmandu. Moreover he gave us a really good description about the nationalpark and the different hotels there.
    The best address if you want to be inspired about things to do!


    Rating: 5 / 5

Write a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*


SIMILAR TRIPS