Chitwan National Park is one of the hearts of the wilderness of the rich ecosystem in Nepal. The numerous kinds of has an excellent chance of spotting 500 Asian one-horned Rhinoceros, 120 tigers, and 40-50 elephants. Wildlife such as leopard, wild dog, sloth bear, gaur, sambar, chital, hog deer, barking deer, wild pig, etc. are major attractions. Moreover, sharing home with these are other animals like rhesus monkey, grey langur, and leopards. Despite of, enormous encroachment from the local people, this is still at its best state.
Formerly called Royal Chitwan National Park is the first of its kind in Nepal. Consequently, it was established in 1973 and granted the status of a World Heritage Site in 1984. It covers an area of 932 km2 (360 sq mi). It is in the subtropical Inner Terai lowlands of south-central Nepal of Chitwan District. In altitude, it ranges from about 100 m (330 ft) in the river valleys to 815 m (2,674 ft) in the Churia Hills.
Moreover, Chitwan has a tropical monsoon climate with high humidity throughout the year. The area is located in the central climatic zone of the Himalayas, where monsoon starts in mid-June and eases off in late September.
Departure and Arrival Location: Kathmandu, Nepal Airport
Departure Time: Before 3 Hours
Our Office Location: Thamel, Kathmandu
Today, we start our journey to Chitwan. On reaching Chitwan National Park, we attend a briefing program related to our jungle tour.
16:00pm – We take a tour to a nearby ethnic Tharu village. Then, we visit the National Park Visitor’s center. It is followed by the sunset view from the bank of Rapti River.
19:00pm – You will be treated by a cultural dance of the Tharu community or slideshow presentation on almost everything in Chitwan.
20:00 pm – It is time you enjoy your dinner. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Today, you will just explore the jungle, wildlife, and enjoy all of it.
6:00 am – Wake up
6:30 am- breakfast time
7:00 am- Canoe ride along the Rapti river + jungle walk
13:00 pm- Enjoy your lunch.
15:00pm- Jeep Drive
20:00- Enjoy your dinner. Overnight stay at Chitwan
After breakfast, we drive back to Kathmandu by tourist bus.