Taste the wilderness of a rich ecosystem! Chitwan National Park; a dense forest in the south of central Nepal covers 932 sq. km. land in subtropical low land of Terai and is a homeland to various species of animals. It is actually a wildlife sanctuary that treasures number of rare species of birds and animals. Talking about the variety, it offers a wide variety of mammals, birds, reptiles and water animals and many more. The word “Chitwan” is made up of two Nepali words, Chit and Wan, Chit means heart and wan means jungle, therefore, the name itself symbolizes the heart of the jungle. Being the heart of the jungle, it treasures a number of endangered species of animals like one – horned rhino, Bengal tiger, etc. You can also encounter langur monkeys, wild boar, sloth bear, jungle cats, pythons, crocodiles, elephants and different species of deer and over 500 species of birds.
Chitwan jungle safari tours is not just about animals and birds, it is more than that. Enjoy the elephant ride, canoeing and walk around the Tharu villages nearby to explore their unique culture and lifestyle. Get treated with an authentic Tharu cultural dance and Nepalese cuisine. Chitwan National Park is included under the list of UNESCO heritage sites, therefore, hold the pride of visiting the UNESCO listed sites as you explore the wildlife in its natural and undisturbed habitat.
As you explore the jungle on an elephant’s back and traverse inside its denseness, you will taste the wilderness that the dense Sal forests of the national park beholds. Watching the wildlife deep inside the forest would be an inspiration. The sight of animals walking together in their own herd, monkeys feeding their baby monkeys, rhino’s drinking water in the bank of Rapti River, we will realize how animals have their own way of Living. What adds to your journey is the sunset view at the bank of Rapti River, nothing could have been more tantalizing!
So get ready to explore the dense forests in Chitwan National Park! Nepal hiking team is here to make your trip a memorable journey!
- Day 1: Kathmandu to Chitwan National Park
- Day 2: Chitwan Jungle Tour
- Day 3: Visit Elephant Breeding Centre and transfer to Pokhara/Kathmandu.
- All ground transportation by tourist bus
- Meal on full board basis in Chitwan
- Accommodation at hotel park land OR similar category
- All jungle and tour activities
- All entry permits, Jungle guide, etc
- Foods and accommodation in Kathmandu/Pokhara
- Ground transportation other than tourist bus
- Nepal entry visa fees
- Items of a personal nature
- Tips for jungle guide
Day 1: Kathmandu to Chitwan National Park
Today, we start our journey to Chitwan. On reaching Chitwan National Park, we attend a briefing program related to our jungle tour.
16:00pm – We take a tour to a nearby ethnic Tharu village. Then, we visit the National Park Visitor’s centre. It is followed by the sunset view from the bank of Rapti River.
19:00pm – You will be treated by a cultural dance of Tharu community or slideshow presentation on almost everything in Chitwan.
20:00pm – It is time you enjoy your dinner. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Chitwan Jungle Tour
Today, you will just explore the jungle, wildlife and enjoy all of it.
6:00am - Wake up
6:30am- breakfast time
7:00am- Canoe ride along the Rapti river + jungle walk + you can enjoy elephant bathing on your way back
13:00pm- Enjoy your lunch.
15:00pm- Elephant Safari
20:00- Enjoy your dinner. Overnight stay at Chitwan
Day 3: Visit Elephant Breeding Centre and transfer to Pokhara/Kathmandu.
Visit Elephant Breeding Centre and transfer to Pokhara/Kathmandu.
If the above itinerary does not meet your needs, we can design individualized travel plans based on your preferences.