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Jungle Safari and Wildlife tour in Nepal

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Price starting from

$980 USD 0

per person

Duration

7 days

Max. Elevation

1330m

Group size

1+ Above

Level
BEGINNER
Transportation
Private vehicle and flight
Best Season
March-may, September -December
Accomodation
Three-star hotel and luxury resort
Meals
Full board package (Breakfast+lunch+dinner)
Starts at
kathmandu
Ends at
kathmandu
Trip Route
Kathmandu-Chitwan National Park-jungle activities-Bardiya National Park-jungle activities, elephant safari-Nepalgunj-Kathmandu

Highlights

  • The best wild-life safari in whole Asia with various exciting activities.
  • Enjoy the exciting thrills on a jungle safari at Asia’s best national parks.
  • Adventure and leisure nature walks full of exotic endangered wild-life.
  • Ride an elephant into dense jungles on the lookout for rare wild-mammals.
  • Great moments within green woodland in the comfort of nice lodges, resorts.
  • Wildlife tour in the land of great bio-diversity enriched with exotic flora/fauna.

Jungle Safari and Wildlife Tour in Nepal, where outside visitors are unaware that the country offers more than Himalayan high mountains. Where in Nepal one can find exotic flora and fauna that nearly lost in this part of the world. Nepal one of world’s richest nation in terms of bio-diversity where one travel at various altitude and climate variation. Within a distance of a mere 150 km from low dense tropical jungles to the world's highest point around Mt. Everest. Due to its unique geographical position, Nepal boasts some of the most exciting and wonderful parks. For jungle safari and wildlife tour in the best places where rare and endangered mammals and birdlife are located.

Hike Himalaya will take you around the most interesting and fascinating National Parks where you can enjoy a few days or more. In the comfort of a nice jungle lodge and resorts with varied jungle activities from nature walks, bird watching to an elephant safari.Our main focus in Chitwan and Bardiya National Parks, where’s Chitwan the nearest park to Kathmandu and Pokhara cities. Located mid-south around the lowland of Terai, the flatland of the country, while Bardiya situated further west of the Nepal Terai belt. 

Chitwan much famous and popular than Bardiya due to its far location, Chitwan regarded as the best Asia national park for games. As well listed in the list of World Heritage Sites, with an area of 932 sq. km. Enriched with exotic mammals and birdlife of different species with all types of vegetation, trees, and grassland. While Bardiya National Park is further southwest within the same Terai region with a similar climate and location. Bardiya covers an area of 968 sq. km one of the less-visited and undisturbed jungles of the park. Includes nearly all types of animals and birds life like in Chitwan but quiet and chances of spotting more wildlife. All hotels, lodges, and resorts situated just outside the parks, accommodation of tourist standard from the budget, standard to luxury / deluxe.

Chitwan can be reached by overland of 4-5 hours ride from Kathmandu or Pokhara. As well as taking a short flight to Bharatpur airport from Kathmandu and drive to respective hotels or resorts. For Bardiya a long drive of 7-8 hours from Kathmandu, or take a scenic 50 minutes flight to Nepalgunj airport. Then a few hours drive to reach the outskirt of Bardiya National Park where lodge and hotels located.  Both places offer similar programs of jungle activities, accompanied by naturalists and guides to show you around with full information of flora/fauna

Important Note

  • The above itinerary is basically a guideline. If you're not satisfied or have an alternative plan please feel free to discuss it with us.
  • If you wish to discuss any aspect of this trip or your suitability for other trips, please contact us.

Trip Itinerary

Day

1
On arrival at Kathmandu and Nepal International Airport received by Hike Himalaya guide and staff with a traditional welcome of garlands. Then a short drive to your hotel in the comfort of nice rooms for refreshing moments, after resting from jet-leg and walk to the hotel’s lobby. Our guide will brief you of your Honey Moon Trips that includes various exciting activities within Kathmandu valley and beyond. Acquiring full information of the trips in Nepal, evening nice dinner in an authentic Nepalese Restaurant, enjoy the lavish dinner with a cultural live show of Nepal.

Day

2
the morning after a good breakfast an exciting drive to Chitwan around Nepal Mid-South around low flatland of sub-tropical temperatures, as drive, reach your hotels at Saura town. Located near the entrance of National Park premises, then check in a nice hotel, lodge, or resort. After checking in a lovely room, then back to the garden for a briefing by the jungle guide and naturalist of the jungle programs, getting refreshed and rest. Start afternoon activity with a short walk to Tharu village, the indigenous tribe of Terai. Evening enjoys the dinner with an exciting Tharu cultural dance performance.

Day

3
The lodge and hotels will set the jungle programs according to time-table start early morning, before breakfast with various activities, as follows morning Bird Watch Tour, Machan (Watch Tower) Tour, Jungle walks, nature walks, elephant and jeep safari with elephant briefing and bathing elephants include more with the entertainment of local Tharu cultural programs. Chitwan is famous for more than 43 species of mammals includes the endangered and elusive "Royal Bengal Tiger". The park is home to the one-horned Indian Rhinoceros, freshwater Gharial crocodile with many other common species such as gaur (Asian bison) wild elephants, four-horned antelopes, striped hyenas, pangolins, Gangetic dolphins, monitor lizards, and pythons. Other animals found in the park include sambars, chital (spotted deer) barking deer, sloth bear, palm civets, langurs, and rhesus monkeys. The park is also famous for over 450 species of birds. Among the endangered birds are the Bengal Florican, the Giant Hornbill, the Lesser Florican, the Black Stork, and White Stork. Common birds in the park include Peacocks, Red Jungle fowl, and different species of Egrets, Herons, Kingfishers, Flycatchers, and Woodpeckers, the best time for bird watching is in March and December Breakfast after short morning nature activities, and lunch between safaris by 1 p.m. Then rest, late afternoon safari of few hours followed with dinner by 7-8 p.m.

Day

4
Enjoy morning short activities before breakfast, and then ready for the drive of more than 5 to 6 hours, an exciting ride heading due west to reach Butwal city and then reach Nepalgunj, as drive leads around heavily farmland, villages, and town to reach on the outskirt of Bardiya National Park. The guide and naturalist will brief you about the park and mammals with bird-life and tell you regarding your stay includes the program set by the hotel and park management. This will be almost similar to Chitwan safari activities with a difference, here you will encounter fewer tourists or none as per the season-wise.

Day

5
Bardiya National Park, situated in the far mid-western part of Terai, east of the Karnali River, one of the largest undisturbed of complete jungle wilderness. The park covered with Sal forests like in Chitwan, the remaining balanced mixture of grassland, savannah, and riverine forest. The park provides excellent habitat for endangered animals like the rhinoceros, wild elephant, tiger, swamp deer, blackbuck, Gharial, and marsh mugger crocodiles, includes rarely spotted Gangetic dolphin. Endangered birds are Bengal Florican, Lesser Florican, silver eared, and Sarus crane. With more than 30 different mammals, over 200 species of birds, and many snakes, lizards, and fish have been recorded in the park's forest, grassland, and river habitats. A good number of resident and migratory birds are found in the park. Jungles activities include elephant rides, jungle drives, nature walks as well as visit local Tharu villages to witness the cultures of an indigenous native of Terai country. After an exciting day back to the hotel with grand memories of some animals sighting, with time to walk around Bardiya places of interest.

Day

6
A short drive of a few hours to reach Nepalgunj city airport, as per flight time for Kathmandu either morning or afternoon. Board in a medium-size aircraft then fly to Kathmandu, during air amazing panorama of Himalayan snow mountain range till you land at Kathmandu. On arrival get transferred back to your hotel after a great time visiting both famous national parks of Nepal in our Jungle Safari & Wildlife Tour.

Day

7
your last day in Nepal,  as a time for your international flight our staff transfer, you to the airport for homeward bound, after an enjoyable adventure and great wonderful experience on Jungle Safari and Wildlife our trips in Nepal.

Inclusions

  • ​​​International & domestic airport transfers as per the itinerary by private vehicle.
  • Two night’s three-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on a twin sharing basis on BB plan.
  • drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan by private vehicle.
  • 2 night 3 days accommodation in Chitwan with Full board veg/non-veg. basis resorts accommodation entire the Chitwan jungle safari tour, Lunch, dinner, and breakfast.
  • Chitwan to Bardia National Park transportation by private vehicle as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Ethical elephant activities like Bush Walk with Elephants or Elephant wellness program or watch them a bath.
  • 2 night 3 days accommodation in Bardia with Full board veg/ non-veg, basis resorts accommodation entire the Bardia NP jungle safari tour, Lunch, dinner, and breakfast.
  • All entrance and National Park fees included.
  • All activities as mentioned in the itinerary are included.
  • Professional government license holder English speaking tour guide.
  • Flight ticket from Nepaljung to Kathmandu for member & guide.
  • Insurance for Nepalese staff. (Guide and driver).
  • Government Tax and office service charge.

    • International airfare and Nepal entry visa fee (See the Visa & Entry Procedure of Nepal page).
    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
    • Insurance covers, medical, emergency evacuation, loss, etc.
    • Beverages, alcoholic drinks, mineral water, during the tour.
    • All food and beverages are other than on the itinerary.
    • Travel insurance (See the travel insurance page).
    • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
    • Personal gear and expenses (See the travel personal equipment page).
    • Tips and gratitude provided to staff.

    Complimentary

      • Welcome dinner in typical Nepali food and cultural program.
      • Hiker Himalaya Treks T-Shirt.
      • hand sanitizer and face mask.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Every place on wildlife tour beyond Kathmandu has electricity with hydropower and some places with personal solar power where guest can charge their electronic gadgets like cell phones, laptops,s, etc.


    Yes, for your kind request and interest it is certainly worth spending more days than the above itinerary days. Please do inform us of booking and we will set the itinerary accordingly to your interest and holiday duration in Nepal. The above itinerary is just a guideline, which can be re-adjusted as per your request.


    Certainly around Kathmandu and beyond at Chitwan and Bardiya also, where you will find banks and facilities for ATM or other credit cards to draw only local currencies. 


    Best hotels, lodges, and resorts as per the package tour cost, from the budget, standard to deluxe 5 star comforts available. All hotels and lodges with 24 hours room services running hot/cold water for shower and bathe with all attached bath and toilets with balcony and lounge to relax. The meals are served according to the hotel/lodge set menu of the day besides Kathmandu, breakfast with selection as well for lunch and dinner to choose from continental, Chinese, Indian or Nepalese foods with buffet banquet in some of the big hotels on tour.


    We will provide nice comfortable cars or Four Wheel Drive like land-cruiser or similar and coach, as per the size of a group. The whole journey with the same tour escort or guide and drivers to accompany you throughout your trip in Nepal from Kathmandu and beyond.

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