Chitwan stands as the most desirable as well as best place for Jungle Safari in Nepal. Jungle safari is major tourist deeds in Chitwan. It’s the host land of Nepalese first national park Chitwan National Park with inscribed in UNESCO’s World natural heritage site. The Chitwan National Parks is ornamented with endangered one-horned rhino, Asian elephants and Royal Bengal tigers. The National Park is home to over 300 wild one horned rhinos along with few hundred tigers and elephants for last three decades. You can see most of them during their wilderness activities from 35- feet high wooden tower at the heart of the park.
Chitwan is regarded as base station for elephant breeding, Gharial crocodile breeding and rhino translocation. Most of wildlife activities are based on Sauraha with international standards facilities for tourists. Around 80 lodges operating outside and inside Chitwan National Park are offering accommodation to the visitors. Different means of transportation such as car, van, buses, jeeps and rickshaws ply in this tourist destination. The most interesting thing that tourist will test is they can have elephant riding. Jungle safari is memorable activity one can experience here. Moreover, ethnic Tharu culture, their lifestyle and their traditional occupation are other center of attraction for the visitor.
Meghauli, another tourist spot of Chitwan, hosts International Elephant polo Tournament every year. It’s the best place to spent days with a lot of wildlife and cultural experience. Himalaya Thunder Treks with decades of experienced team makes your jungle safari more exciting with safety as well natural specialists.
Elephant Back Safari: It’s the most adventurous and only way to explore Chitwan National Park for its unique one horned rhino, four species of deer, wild boar, sloth bear, leopard bison and the Royal Bengal tiger. Sitting on elephant back and wondering into jungle for scenic wildlife is really incredible it’s the best national park of Asia. Chitwan hosts International Elephant polo Tournament every year.
Jungle Drive: In Chitwan it’s another way to explore national park on 4 wheel drive jeep. To make a keen view on rare species of flora & fauna road passes through heart of the jungle. It’s the best option to shoot photos and movies here.
Jungle walk: Walking at the heart of the jungle makes fresh and environment energize you. We Himalaya Thunder Treks organize the walk accompanied with well -trained naturalist as well as safety team. During the walk you can observe wild animals grazing, drinking at pools, or hidden in the bushes.
Bird watching: There are over 525 birds in Chitwan National Park. It’s the best opportunity to see them on their natural habitats. Bird lovers can enjoy their time with tweeting sound of birds.
Buffer zone village tour: During the jungle safari in Chitwan you can have another unique experience of Tharu culture. Tharu village museum in the heart of Sauraha presents a long history and tradition of Tharu lived close to this protected area. Especially Tharu stick dance (traditional Tharu dance using sticks) is magnificent here.
Swimming & Elephant Bathing: During the jungle safari in Chitwan you can take a swim into Rapti River. You can have a bath sitting on elephant's back they use their trunks as a snorkel and hose pipe for bathing.
Day 01: Warm welcome with Nepalese Cultural way at Airport by Himalaya Thunder Team
Day 02: Drive to Chitwan from Kathmandu by bus/car/van 6 hrs
Day 03: Tour into Tharu villages and Museum to explore Tharu Culture with our Culture expert, sun set view in evening with Tharu cultural stick dance.
Day 04: Jungle Safari using elephants, during safari you will close to more than 450 species of birds most of them you can catch on your view, deer, rhinoceros, leopard, monkeys, Royal Bengal Tiger also encounter many other reptiles, Mammals with migratory species of birds as well. Swim and bath with elephants in Rapti River concluding the safari.
Day 05: Jungle Drive using 4WD jeep to watch and capture birds and jungle scenery, visit elephant breeding center
Day 06: Drive back to Kathmandu by bus/car/van 6hrs
Day 07: Kathmandu and Patan sight seen using bus/car/van
Day 08: Memorable Nepal Day concludes sunrise View at Nagarkot, sightseeing at Bhaktapur and Nepalese dinner in typical Nepalese cultural setting.
Day 09: See off at Airport in Nepalese Cultural manner for final Departure
Note: Presented Itinerary is our tentative plan to make your Nepal experience rich. It can be customized as client's interest and timeframe.
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