The Chitwan National Park is widely acknowledged as one of the best national parks in Asia. It lies in the Terai region of southern Nepal. A diverse combination of nature is found here, thus providing a perfect habitat for wildlife. It harbors many globally threatened species including the Royal Bengal Tiger, great one-horned Rhino, Gharial crocodile, Asian Elephant, Sloth bear, Leopard and many more!
During your stay in National Chitwan Park, you are going to experience various nature and cultural program such as:
Canoe Trip: You can enjoy a canoe trip on either the Rapti River or the Budhi Rapti River. You can see two types of crocodiles, the Gharial and Mugger basking on the river bank.
Bird Watching: For the bird watchers, it is a Paradise Island with over 450 species of exotic birds of domestic as well as migratory birds! Many are threatened species, e.g. the Great pied hornbill, Bengal Florican, Peregrine falcon, lesser adjutant storks, etc. A bird watching trip will be a memorable experience.
Nature Walk: Our experienced naturalists will accompany you to the more specialized habitats. This is the ideal opportunity to explore and experience the beauty of the flora and fauna. The authority of the naturalist must be closely observed to obviate any risks from wildlife attacks.
Elephant Breeding Centre: This is the first Elephant breeding center in Asia. You can see baby elephants socializing with their parents and other babies. This center is government owned and its purpose is to raise the young elephants and to train them to convey tourist around the region.
Village tour: Excursion in Tharu village will grant you an exhilarating experience. Tharus are the indigenous inhabitant of the Terai. We will offer guided cultural tours to meet the locals and experience their traditional self-sufficient way of life.
Cultural Program: In the evening, you will get an opportunity to be a part of Tharu folk dance. The drummers and symbolic stick dancers perform traditional movements and invite guests to join them in this rhythmic display. Such cultural shows performed by Tharus are an unforgettable experience. The Tharus in their traditional colorful costumes, unique in their disparity with the common mode of dress all over Nepal, are sure to captivate you.
Elephant safari: You will be able to ride on an elephant’s back. From up there, you can view the wild life of the area in their natural habitat.
Elephant Bathing: Your guide will take you to the specific place where you can observe elephant bathing.
Crocodile Walk: One more option is to go for a crocodile walk. It goes through grassland and forest along the bank of Rapti / Narayani river. We promise it’s safe! 🙂
Accommodation: overnight in Chitwan National park
Meals: breakfast, lunch, and dinner
Activities: elephant safaris, game drive, nature walk and canoe-rides