Chitwan Jungle Safari
- Trip Code: ATH8415
- Duration: 3 Days
- Trip Level: EasyJust about anyone can participate in one of these holidays. Minimum walking time is 2 hours and maximum walking time is approximately 5 hours a day. By the time you walk around a number of historical sites you’ll be surprised at how quickly the time passes. You do have the chance to take your time and there are plenty of places where you can rest if needed.
- Jeep Safari
- Canoe Ride
- Bird Watching
- Cultural programs
- Jungle walks
- Village tours
Chitwan National Park is regarded as Nepal’s biggest third attraction. It is the first national park in Nepal. Formerly named as Royal Chitwan National park was established in 1973 and grabbed the status of World Heritage Site in 1984.Its forest and grasslands extended over more than 2600 km sq and was home to about 800 rhinos. It is the home of the more than 700 species of wildlife and a not yet fully surveyed number of butterfly, moth and insect species. At least 43 species of mammals and also kept the record of getting almost 543 species of bird. The variation of different species of birds and animals is the most interesting and exciting part for visiting Chitwan National Park.
The area is located in the central climatic zone of the Himalayas, where monsoon starts in mid June and eases off in late September. During these 14–15 weeks most of the 2,500 mm yearly precipitation falls – it is pouring with rain. On the edge of the national park Sauraha is a well-known spot for tourists. Accessible from the nearby Bharatpur Airport, Sauraha offers a choice of hotels, lodges, restaurants and agencies that organize day trips into the protected area.
Day 01 - Arrival to National Park via tourist vehicle, 6 hours.
We will drive to Chitwan National park on a private tourist vehicle from Kathmandu. During your drive in the highway you will come across picturesque Hills and Rivers. The drive takes around six hours from Kathmandu. On reaching resort, you would be briefed by our Guest Relations Officer. After the lunch you would be going for Village tour. Meanwhile the dinner would be ready by the time you return to the resort. Overnight at Resort.
(Lunch and dinner included if taken at the resort)
Day 02 - Activities inside the Chitwan National Park.
After the Breakfast we will move ahead for morning tour which will provide you one of the best times to see the wildlife at its best with Jeep Safari/Jungle Walk.
Then after the Lunch we would go for canoe ride. We will take local boats to watch crocodiles along the banks and also visit the Elephant Breeding Centre. Late afternoon you would be entertained with the Tharu Cultural Program. Overnight at Resort.
(All meals included)
Day 03 - Early morning activities and same day Departure to Kathmandu by tourist vehicle, 6 hours.
Today is the last day of the trip so after morning tea we would be going for bird watching as Chitwan is very famous also for the different species of the birds, which is the attracting fact for the visitor. After that we would be back to resort, have breakfast and get ready for heading towards Kathmandu in a tourist vehicle. Our representative will assist you for it. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu (the package do not provide accommodation at Kathmandu after the return from Chitwan. If required, please confirm during the bookings for extra night).
Accommodation in the resort in twin sharing/double basis
Hotel / pick up & drop by tourist vehicle
Transfer from Kathmandu – Chitwan – Kathmandu by tourist vehicle with driver
Guided tours and activities inside the Chitwan National Park
Full board meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) with hot drinks
A government licensed English speaking safari guide during the trip
All local permits and entrance fees
All government taxes / tourist services charges / vat / official expenses
Price Does not Include
Travel insurance (recommended). (See the travel insurance page)
International airfare to and from Nepal. (See the international flights page)
You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu (A tourist visa with multiple entries for 15 days can be obtained by paying US $ 25 or equivalent foreign currency. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos.)
Accommodation at Kathmandu after the return from Chitwan.
Tips for guide and driver. (Tipping is expected)
Any others expenses which are not mentioned on 'Price Includes' section.
Note: USD 75 per person extra would be applicable if you wish to get single room during the trip.