Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
Transportation: Tourist Bus
Accommodation: 3 Star (or greater) Hotel
Activities: Elephant Safari, Tharu Culture Dance, Tharu Village Walk, Canoeing, Elephant Breeding Center, Bird Watching,
Best Season: All Season (Jan-Dec)
Group Size: Min.1 PaxShow Less
Chitwan Tour—2 nights/3 days
Chitwan Jungle Safari 2 nights|3 days is a handy trip designed to those who have limited schedule. It introduces you with the adventurous jungle activities; ride on elephant back, jungle walk, visit to ethnic local people house, culture dance perform by local tribe, visit to sunset point and jeep drive.
Chitwan Tour is a special jungle safari package to observe around 700 species of animals in its natural habitat. Throughout the package tourist will explore the jungle and witness many wild animals including endangered species of the planet—Royal Bengal Tiger and One-Horned Rhino.
Chitwan National Park and Parsa Wildlife Reserve of Nepal and Valmiki National Park of India in combined stretches to 2,075 square kilometer and collectively this area is recognized as Tiger Conservation Unit.
Out of around 200 tigers in Nepal more than 130 inhabit in the park. It is a prime site to observe Royal Bengal Tiger in natural state. Similarly, Regulus designed package of 2 nights and 3 days will help you to witness one-horned rhino. It is easily observed in the park. There are around 600 rhinos in the jungle of Chitwan. Moreover, you will also get opportunity to watch more than 250 sloth bears.
Tourist will enjoy the trip of Chitwan as they will roam around the jungle deep inside on the back of the elephant. While on the trip you will also watch Clouded leopards, sloth bear, Bengal foxes, striped hyenas, wild dogs, golden jackals, fishing cats, jungle cats, leopard cats, various types of deer, large and small Indian civets among others.
Chitwan National Park is the best destination for bird watchers too. It is reported that more than 500 species of birds inhabit in the park. Some of the popular sighted birds in Chitwan National park are: Bengal florican, black-chinned yuhina, Gould's sunbird, blossom-headed parakeet and one slaty-breasted rail among others.
Furthermore, the Narayani-Rapti river system inhabits more than 113 species of fishes and around 20 and 40 species of mugger crocodiles and gharials respectively. You will witness them while boating in the Rapti River.
The other beautiful aspect of Chitwan Tour is that tourists will get chance to observe Tharu culture. They (Tharu) are the ethnic group of Nepal with distinct identity and culture. The Tharu museum in the park will inform you about the entire ethnic community. You will get chance to listen their folk music, watch musical instruments, their traditions and their homes which is (wall of the house) uniquely painted with drawings.
The elephant and crocodile breeding centers at the park are other major attractions of the site.
Established in 1973, Chitwan National Park is the first National Park of Nepal. It got the status of World Heritage Site in 1984. Located in inner terai of Nepal the park covers 932 square kilometer. The park is stretched penetrating various districts of Nepal—Chitwan, Parsha, Makwanpur and Nawalparashi.
Reaching Chitwan National park is very easy from Kathmandu. Every day many tourists bus ride there and it is around four hour drive from the capital. The guesthouses, resorts and lodge there are of standard quality meeting international measures.
Day 01: Arrival at Chitwan
Day 02: Jungle Safari
Day 03: Back to Kathmandu
Day 01Arrival at Chitwan Chitwan is a district where world famous Chitwan National Park is located. Your bus or flight will drop you here in Chitrasari, Tadi or Bharatpur airport. From here a hotel representative will pick you up to the hotel.On arrival to the hotel you will offered welcome drink & refreshment & will be briefed about the hotel, its facilities. You can take rest for some time after your arrival here and take lunch. Our representative will brief you about tomorrow’s schedule. In the evening we can enjoy gentle walk which is full of pleasure. The sunset view towards Rapti River is beautiful. Flocks of birds flying in the sky will sooth your heart. In the evening you will enjoy your dinner with Tharu music and their cultural dance. Tharu are native of the place. They consider themselves as jungle people with distinct traditions.
Day 02Jungle Safari It is a fun packed day today. You will enjoy jungle activities. Early in the morning you get wake up knock for early Jungle activities. The morning jungle program will be scheduled as per easiness of the guide or organizer. You will begin the trip either watching bird or Elephant Safari or a Jungle walk. After couple of hours you get back to lodge for breakfast. You get few hours of leisure before the next excursion as per instruction you got a day earlier. Elephant Safari, Jungle walk includes visit to the tower (Machan) visit and Jungle drives. It is an excursion of around three hours which is an excellent opportunity for sighting four different kinds of deer, rhinoceros, wild boar, monkey, leopard, sloth bear and the Royal Bengal Tiger (If you are lucky). After finishing safari we will go for canoeing along the Rapti river. Evening program in the park will fascinate you. You will be told or shown slide regarding park’s history, flora and wildlife. Cultural Tharu Stick Dance is fascinating. Usually dinner is served at 8 pm. The dinner will be buffet of Nepali dishes or Chinese-Indian dishes. Camp firing on request..
Day 03Back to Kathmandu You will enjoy jungle activities. Early in the morning you get wake up knock for early Jungle activities, visit to Government Elephant Breeding Center. After breakfast you leave park and drive to Bharatpur Airport or can take ride for Kathmandu.