Chitwan Jungle Safari - exotic wildlife adventure trip in Nepal
Chitwan Jungle Safari is a exciting and exotic way to search the wildlife at its natural habitant. National Park of Chitwan is situated in south-central Nepal, covering an area of 932 square km in the subtropical lowland of the inner Terai. Proudly it has long been one of the country's treasures - a fabulous wildlife sanctuary. The name 'Chitwan" means ' Heart of the Jungle'. Obviously home of the endangered Royal Bengal tiger, the Indian one-horn rhino, sloth bear, langur monkeys, wild boar, leopards, jungle cats, various types of deer and over 400 species of colourful birds.
2 Nights / 3 Days Safari trip
On our Chitwan jungle Safari trip, we take a ride on the back of an elephant or alternatively jeep drive into the jungle. This is an exciting way to explore the jungle's wildlife at their natural home in a safe way. It also offers the close-up sight of the one-horn rhino in its natural habitat. Further more numerous species of deer, langur monkeys, wild boar etc can be witness. Over 400 bird species, either as permanent residents or migratory visitors, can be viewed on foot in the jungle and open grassland while on bird watching and jungle walking tours there as a part of Chitwan adventure trip.
We participate on canoe rides along the Rapti River on the western side of the Chitwan National park. It provide the fantastic experience of viewing a quarter of the world's remaining Gharial population which shelter under its banks. This fish eating crocodile has long been hunted for the supposed aphrodisiac qualities of its snout.
UNESCO designated Chitwan National Park as a Natural World Heritage Site in 1984. We begin our Chitwan Jungle Safari either taking a car or bus drive from Kathmandu or Pokhara. There is also a regular flight connecting Chitwan with Kathmandu. Thus this is a wonderful opportunity to take a relaxing Chitwan wildlife safari trip. If fact it can be combine with our trekking and peak climbing trips in the Himalayas. No doubt the Chitwan Jungle safari is one of popular wildlife adventure trip available in Nepal.