Chitwan Jungle Safari is one of the finest jungle safari tours in the world to explore the wildlife adventures. While the Northern part of Nepal is famous for trekking and expeditions, the southern lowlands is popular for jungle safari. The lowlands of Nepal, known as Terai is rich in biodiversity. The Terai region covers tropical jungles with many rivers flowing from the Himalayas across the lowlands creates a favorable condition for many species of birds and animals to thrive in the wild. Most part of the region is protected by national parks, conservation areas and wildlife reserves. There are also national parks and conservation areas in the northern part of the country protecting the Himalayan wildlife.
Jungle safari in Nepal is an amazing wildlife experience and a great way to spend your holidays for exploring the wildlife adventure. It gives close-up opportunities to view animals, observe their tracks, signs and sounds as well.The visitors fuse with jungle to spot extraordinary wild animals. The jungles of Nepal protects some of the endangered species on earth like the One-Horned Rhinos, Gharial Crocodiles, Asian Elephants, Royal Bengal Tiger, Snow Leopard, Red Panda and Blue Bull. Adventures in the jungle include Elephant Riding, Nature Walking, Bird-Watching and Canoeing.
This Chitwan Jungle Safari tour provides a close up opportunities to view wild animals, observe their tracks, signs and sounds as well. All the jungle activities are done within the Chitwan National Park. So, Chitwan Jungle Safari was named after it. Chitwan National Park is the one of the most popular true wildlife adventure destination, where thousands of tourists visit every year. The park covering an area of 932 sq km is enlisted in UNESCO world natural heritage site. The park plays a vital role in protecting the wild animals of the region that are in the verge of extinction. The national park is a natural habitat of Water Buffaloes, Egrets, Woodpecker and Deer. It is also a home to some of the endangered species like Gharial Crocodiles, Rhinoceros, Tiger, Leopards, Sloth Bears, Wild Bison and many species of Birds and Butterflies.
Chitwan National park is the first national park of Nepal which lies in the plains of terai and famous for many interesting adventurous activities like Elephant back safari, Elephant bath, Nature walk or Jungle walk, Bird watching, Jeep safari and dugout-canoeing. It is also the home of interesting ancient ethnic groups of Nepal like Chepangs and Tharus. So, It is also the best tour package to explore the tharu culture along with wildlife adventure. There are also choices of jungle lodging, tented camping or staying at a guest house for accommodation.
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, meet and greet at the international airport and transfer to hotel. Short briefing of trip. Check in to hotel and overnight at Hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 02 : Drive Kathmandu – Chitwan (175 km, 04-05hrs) – B/L/D
After breakfast, pick up from hotel and drive to Chitwan for about 04-05 hrs by Tourist bus which is 175 km in the west of Kathmandu. Check in to the hotel and rest for refreshment. In the afternoon, head towards half day jungle activities like village walk, elephant breeding centre visits. In the evening, typical Tharu cultural dance performance. Overnight at Hotel, Chitwan.
Day 03 : Full Day Jungle Activities – B/L/D
After breakfast, head towards full day jungle activities like jungle walk, elephant bath, elephant back safari or Jeep safari, dug-out canoeing, bird watching etc. Overnight at Hotel, Chitwan.
Day 04 : Drive Chitwan – Kathmandu – B
After breakfast, pick up from hotel and drive back to Kathmandu retracing the same highway. After reaching Kathmandu, transfer to hotel. Check in to hotel and rest for refreshment. Enjoy the free time by shopping at souvenir shops or hanging around thamel (Tourism hub). Overnight at Hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 05 : Departure – B
Leisure until departure. Transfer to the international airport to board the flight.
1. Pick up and drop off service from airport and hotel by private vehicle.
2. Welcome drinks (non-alcoholic).
3. All accommodation in 3-star category hotels on B/B plan in Kathmandu whilst full board basis (all meals) in Chitwan.
4. Kathmandu – Chitwan overland round transportation by Tourist bus.
5. All jungle activities fees in Chitwan.
6. All government and local taxes.
1. Nepalese visa fee.
2. International airfare.
3. Lunches and Dinners not mentioned above.
4. All personal expenses.
5. Travel insurance.
6. Tips for the guide and driver (tips is expected).