Chitwan Jungle Safari Tour

This park is the most popular destination for tourist wanting to have a good experience of the regions wildlife. It was declared a national park in 1973. In 1984, UNESCO designated it as Natural World Heritage Site. The park offers protection to 56 species of mammals including the one horned rhinoceros, Bengal Tiger, leopard, sloth bear, wild elephant, striped hyena, Gangetic dolphin and wild bison. There are an estimated species of birds, 126 species of fish, 590 species of butterflies and 47 species of reptiles in the park. A recent study also points out the over a third of Nepal's total population is in Chitwan.

The park is spread over an area of 932 and located in the lowlands of the kingdom. The forest cover is predominantly sal, interspersed with tall grasslands, small hills, ox-bow lakes and flood plains.

When to visit?
The best time to visit Chitwan National Park is from October through March, when the temperature averages 25 degrees Celsius.

The months of March, April and June can be extremely hot, while July - September is the monsoon season when river swell and part of the become inaccessible.

What to Bring?
Binoculars, Flashlight, Insect repellent, A jacket or sweater from November through February. Lightest clothing with sunglasses and hats from April onwards. Pants should be worn during elephant rides. Bright colors such as red and white should be avoided since those colors have been known to upset the rhinos. Comfortable walking shoes are essential. Please carry only the bare necessities but not jewellery and valuable items. During the warmer months swimming suits are recommended.

Day 01: Pick up from arrival point. Reception, escort guest up to the room. Fresh up.
13:30 Lunch
16:00 Cultural Tour (visit to Tharu Village)
18:00 Slide show Program / Tharu Stick Dance
21:00 Dinner

Day 02: Tour activities
6:30 Breakfast
8:00 Canoeing, Elephant ride, Visit to Elephant Breeding centre
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Elephant back Safari
21:00 Dinner

Day 03: Departure
6:00 Wake up call
6:30 Tea / Coffee
7:00 Bird watching
8:30 Breakfast
9:30 Departure to Lumbini, Pokhara or Kathmandu.

Best time: January through June, September through December
Price: USD 120.00 per person
Accommodation: Resort with inside bath room
Meal Includes: Full board
Transportation: Tourist bus/local Bus

Package Includes:

  • All Ground transportation by tourist bus.
  • Meal on full board basis.
  • Accommodation at Travellers' Jungle Camp or similar.
  • All jungle and tour activities as above itinerary.
  • All entry permits, Jungle guide, etc.

Package Excludes:

  • Personal expenses (bar bill, alcoholic drinks, mineral water etc.)
  • Extra transportation.
  • Airfare.
  • Bird watching
  • Elephant back Safari
  • Canoeing
  • Village tour
  • Jungle walk
  • Cultural program