Chitwan National Park Safari

Homestay, Lodges
Start / End Point
Max. Altitude
415 m
Meals Included
Group Size
Nature of Trek
Hotel, lodge and Homestay tour
Best Season
All season
Trip Code
Activity Per Day
5-6 hrs
Jeep / Bus / Car

Chitwan National Park Safari Overview

Situated about 172 km south of Kathmandu, Chitwan National Park is the most popular national park in Nepal. It covers an area of about 632 km2 and encompasses the plains as well as the forest of the hilly region. Some parts of the park are covered by dense elephant grass along with forests of Sisam, Cotton, and Acacia trees. The area is ecologically diverse with a wide variety of lush verdant vegetation. Moreover, Chitwan National Park is one of the most wildlife-rich places in Nepal. Hence, Chitwan Jungle Safari is one of the must-do activities in Nepal.

Chitwan National Park Safari
    • Tharu village tour

    • Jungle walk with a guide 

    • Elephant / Jeep safari 

    • Elephant bathing

    • Canoeing 

    • Bird watching


A Sanctuary of Rare Species

    The park is also a sanctuary for some rare species of birds and animals. Animals like One-horned Rhino, Royal Bengal Tiger, Rhesus Monkey, Wild Boar, Sloth, etc. are some endangered species found in the national park. The rivers there also have dolphins as well as rare species of Crocodiles. Furthermore, there are more than 500 species of birds found in the area. These birds include herons, storks, cranes, hawks, falcons, parakeets, cuckoos, kingfishers, and swallows, among others. You can witness all these things in the Chitwan National Park Safari.

More than Just Safari

Additionally, there are several more activities that you can involve in Chitwan. You can ride the elephant around the jungle, enjoying the wildlife and vegetation as you go. You may do a Jeep Safari if you want to explore the wilderness quickly, and bathe in the Rapti River with the elephants. Also, you can walk around Tharu village and understand their culture. Additionally, you can visit the elephant breeding centre, which houses hundreds of elephants.

All in all, the Chitwan National Park Safari is a quintessential experience of the wild plains of Nepal. This safari will cater to your every need for wildlife exploration and adventure. Moreover, Chitwan to Pokhara distance is not that large so it’s quite accessible as well. We offer this safari tour all around the year as you can do this any time of the year and enjoy the experience. In addition, we provide this safari at an affordable cost with high-quality service.

Chitwan National Park Safari Photo

Chitwan National Park Safari

  1. day 1

    Chitwan National Park Safari

    Trek Duration 2 night 3 days


    Day 1: Arrive Chitwan Kathmandu or Pokhara (6 Hrs)

    We begin our Chitwan Jungle Safari tour in the morning. After having breakfast, we get on our private vehicle and head towards Chitwan. The drive is of about 5 to 6 hours with lush vegetation along the way. We’ll drive through hills and valleys with the scenery of Himalayan Mountains in the background. After we reach there, we will get to our hotel or resort. After refreshing at the hotel, we will walk around a Tharu Village nearby. We will get to know about these indigenous people of Nepal. Then we will enjoy a sunset in the Rapti River and get back to our hotel.

    Day 2: Safari Activities ( Chitwan National Park)

    On the next day, we begin our Chitwan Jungle Safari. We will discover the most popular national park of Nepal that is home to some of the unique and endangered species of the world. We will take a ride on an elephant through the jungle as we explore the wilderness. The national park is home to creatures like rhinoceros, wild bison, leopards, tigers, butterflies and some 500 species of birds. Also, we will take a bath by an elephant in the Rapti River, which is quite a fun activity. we will continue our exploration of Chitwan. We will participate in the Canoe ride along the Rapti River. We’ll also see some rare species of crocodiles in the river. Moreover, we’ll visit the Government Elephant Breeding Centre where there are several elephants kept for breeding. Also, we will explore more of the Tharu culture as we watch their tribal dance.

    Day 3: Drive back to Pokhara or Kathmandu (6 Hrs)

    After having breakfast at the hotel, we will now head towards Pokhara or Kathmandu based on your choice. We will take a deluxe bus to Pokhara, which will take about 6 to 7 hours. Pokhara to Chitwan distance is a mere 86 km. Upon reaching Pokhara, we will then receive a private vehicle to our hotel.


    • Accommodation included: 2 nights
    • Hotel Pickup and Drop-off in Kathmandu or Pokhara
    • Accommodations in luxury resort/hotels with A/C room
    • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
    • National park and conservation area permit & fees
    • Personal Experienced nature guide
    • A/C bus to and from Kathmandu/Pokhara
    • Government Tax
    • Tourist service charge
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Entry/Admission – Chitwan National Park


    • Drinks, alcoholic beverages, unless specified
    • Options of transfers to/from Chitwan to/from Kathmandu/Pokhara by private car or by flight
    • Gratuities

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