Bring out your wild side on this 4-day small group safari in Chitwan National Park, an ancient Nepalese hunting reserve that has become a National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site. Travel with your guide on foot, by boat while you observe the more than 400 species of animals that are in this beautiful park, including crocodiles, rhinos, sloths and, of course, the elusive Bengal tiger. On the way, you can cross an incredible range of ecosystems, including jungles, marshes or meadows. Nature and animal lovers will appreciate this multi-day excursion inside this UNESCO World Heritage Site which is home for a stunning array of creatures.
 

Tour code:
Tour Type: Discovery
Tour Route: Kathmandu – Chitwan National Park
Duration: 4 Days/ 3 Nights
Tour Customizable: Definitely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Guides: Local Guide (English Speaking Guide, Other Languages Upon Request)
Transportation: Private first–class air-conditioned vehicles
Start/End: Kathmandu/Kathmandu

Brief Itinerary
Day 1: Kathmandu – Chitwan National Park
Day 2: Chitwan National Park – Enjoying a jeep safari in the wetlands Chitwan
Day 3: Chitwan National Park – Paddling in the dugout canoe on the Budhi Rapti river
Day 4: Chitwan National Park – Kathmandu

 
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Day 1: Kathmandu – Chitwan National Park (L, D)

Your tour starts in the early morning with a bus ride at 07:00 to Chitwan from a bus stop in Kantipath, just off Thamel. Relax along the 5-hour journey and watch the scenery change as you travel from the hills and terraced fields to the cold climate of Kathmandu to the subtropical plains and meadows of Chitwan. When you arrive at the National Park, enter a lost world of gigantic trees and labyrinths of vineyards that is home to rhinos, elephants, crocodiles, and deer. You will even see the elusive royal tiger of Bengal! Find your hotel representative for a 10- to 15-minute walk to your accommodation at the Royal Park Hotel, where a brief orientation session will take place. After lunch, take a ride in an oxcart, the local means of transportation, to visit a nearby native city and a museum dedicated to the culture and history of the Tharu indigenous people. Return to your hotel for a cultural show before dinner performed by a local troupe.

Chitwan National Park - Nepal jungle safari

Day 2: Chitwan National Park – Enjoying a jeep safari in the wetlands Chitwan (B, L, D)

Spend the morning at your leisure, then after lunch early enough embark on a jeep safari in the Chitwan wetlands. Your safari to discover the fauna and flora takes you deep into the jungle, where you can see single-horned rhinos, deer, bison, and monkeys. Keep your eyes open to see more rare animals, such as bears, leopards, and Bengal tigers. Return to your hotel for an informative slideshow on the vegetation and wildlife of Chitwan presented by a naturalist guide with a wealth of knowledge about Nepal. dine at the hotel and spend the rest of your evening at your leisure.

Chitwan National Park Jeep Safari

Day 3: Chitwan National Park – Paddling in the dugout canoe on the Budhi Rapti River (B, L, D)

After breakfast at your hotel, take a cruise on the Budhi Rapti River in a dugout canoe to spot crocodiles taking in the sun and the multitude of birds in the park. To see more birds, take a guided nature tour with an experienced guide to catch a glimpse of Chitwan’s varied bird species. After lunch, join your naturalist guide for another walk through the jungle. Stay watching the sun go down behind the trees and enjoy a drink at a riverside bar before heading back to your hotel for dinner.

Canoe on the Budhi Rapti river Chitwan Nepal

Day 4: Chitwan National Park – Kathmandu (B)

After breakfast at your hotel, take the 09:30 bus back to Kathmandu, where you will arrive near Thamel in the vicinity from 15:00.

Chitwan National Park

What’s Included?

  • Experienced English speaking guide
  • Centrally- located accommodations with daily breakfasts as indicated in the itinerary
  • All meals as indicated in itinerary with the set menu & local food
  • Reasonable mineral water per person each day during the tour
  • Entrance fees visit all sites as indicated in the itinerary

What’s Excluded?

  • All Airfares and taxes of international flight to Nepal/ out of Nepal
  • Other domestic & external flights not mentioned
  • Foods and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees and permits during free time
  • Personal travel insurance (Compulsory)
  • Personal expenses such as Bar, Telephone, and Laundry bills
  • Tips and gratuities for tour guides & drivers