Below listed the following activities are most commonly done during our national park programs in Chitwan, Parsa and Bardia. The main attraction are Elephant back safari and 4WD Jeep safari during jungle safari. Similarly, Bird Watching, Jungle Walk, Tharu Culture Stick Dance, Elephant Bath, Canoeing, Village Tour are other attractive activities.
CANOE RIDE: During the canoe trip on the Rapti river, you will be able to view the full array of nature's beauty including plenty of birds, crocodiles and other animals. There is a chance you may see the two types of crododiles -Gharial and Mugger basking on the river bank.
VILLAGE TOURS: Experience the uniquely placed culture of the Tharu people. Relish what their culture is like in the Tharu village Museum in the heart of Sauraha in Bachhyauli. For centuries, the Tharus have lived very close to this protected area and hence their tradition reflects their intimate relationship with the natural world. Visit the Tharu village and share their world with them as you reach out touch another culture.
ELEPHANT SAFARI: Seated high on the back of a trained elephant exploring the grasslands and core area of the park, you become an integral part of the life of the national park. The elephant safaris, though not the most comfortable ridges, is an amazing experience. And it doesn't take long to spot at least a rhino in these forest.
JUNGLE DRIVE: Bishajari Lake (20 THOUSAND LAKES): The popular Bishahari Lake of Chitwan is an attractive destination for tourist from home and abroad especially Jungle Drive (Jeep Safari). The lake has been listed in the watershed regions in 2003 and has an area of 3200 hectares. The lake considered rich in biodiversity and natural beauty is also a major tourist attraction. Tourists flock at the lake to ovserve the astounding natural beauty surrounding it. The environment around the lake is also serene and peaceful. The surrounding lush gree dense forest add to the beatry of the lake. The seet sound of chirping birds seem to cast spell in the visitors who are oblivious to passage of time. The lake is extremely suited for observation wildlife and to lose onself amidst the nature. The dense forest around the lake also offers natural habitat for different wild animals. Aid of guide is advised during the visit to lake. The Bishajari Lake is at a distance of 8 km from Bharatpur along Hakimchowk, Gauriganj and Tharuchowk or 6 km along Gitanagar.
ELEPHANT BREEDING CENTRE: The ani mals, elephants are probably the most graceful. Our naturalists will take you to the Hattisar to demonstrate. how elephant's meals are prepared and how they eat in the Elephant Breeding Centre. They will explain the nature and habits of elephants. The unique centre was established in 1985 for the captive breeding of domesticated elephants trapping for domestication.
JUNGLE WALK: Walk out and stretch your legs deep into the forest accompanied by professional naturalists as they share their extensive knowledge with you on your way to prime spots in quest of rare and endemic species, Be on the look out for the great one-horned rhinoceros, wild boar, sloth bear, bison, gangetic dolphins, gharial crocodile and the Royal Bengal Tiger.
ELEPHANT BATHING: Just chill out beside the tranquility of the Rapti River and watch the appealing elephant taking a bath or if it's too tempting, join them while taking a dip down the river.
THARU STICK DANCE: Savour the magnificent culture dance of the Tharu communities watching by the burn fire in the evening in any of the hotels of Sauraha / Bardia or Amaltari.
BIRD WATCHING:Bird watching is another popular activity at Chitwan National Park. The national park is home to more than 500 species of birds. During the winter and early summer, the marshy area of the national park allure migratory birds from as far as Siberia. The migratory and residential birds create spectacular opportunities for bird watchers. Paradise flycatchers, Indian pitta and parakeers, water fowl, Brahminy ducks, pintails, cormorants, woodpeckers, horn bills, peafowls, floricans, storks are some of the avian species found in Chitwan Natinal Park.Bird Watching Bird Watching
Chitwan National Park, Sauraha - 146 km from Kathmandu
Parsa Wildlife Reserve, Nawal Parasi - 180 km from Kathmandu
Bardia National Park, Bardia - 585 km from Kathmandu