Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park - 6 days

Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park - 6 days

Chitwan National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is situated in the southern lowlands of Nepal. As one of Nepal's famous wildlife sanctuaries, thousands of wildlife enthusiasts visit Sauraha. It has a wide network of jungle roads, making the park excellent for jungle safari activities. However, to experience the chitwan national park at its best, at least one night's stay inside the jungle is a must. So, we introduce this Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park package, which offers you a tower night stay inside the park to relax and rejuvenate amidst the lap of nature.

This trip begins with a short overland trip to Chitwan. You'll have a wonderful time being part of several jungle activities such as jeep safari, bird watching, nature walk, canoeing ride, etc. The main highlight of this tour is spending a night at the tower house set amidst the dense jungle of Chitwan. This night observation tower will offer basic amenities like a comfortable bed, pillow, blankets, and a western toilet. Experiencing the sounds of the jungle at night, the clear starry night sky, and the calls of wild animals is magical. Later you'll end this Chitwan Jungle Safari tour with a tower night stay by driving back to Kathmandu. 

How Much Does This Trip Cost?

The trip's price depends on the type of services chosen by our clients and the group size. The cost of each trip we organize is different because we see travelers as individuals having their own particular needs and preferences.

Get ready for an incredible journey tailored to your interests and preferences, whether you're looking for a budget-friendly adventure or a luxurious getaway. Leave the planning to us as we take care of all the details, ensuring your dream trip becomes a reality. You can relax and focus on creating unforgettable memories that will stay with you forever.

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Trip Highlights

  • Spend a night at the observation tower and enjoy a spectacular experience amid wild nature.
  • Do jungle safari activities and get a close look at flora and fauna residing inside the forest of Chitwan National Park.
  • Witness various exotic wildlife like the critically endangered Royal Bengal Tiger, One-horned Rhino, Leopards, etc. 
  • Savor the peaceful canoeing ride at the bubbling Rapti river.
  • Enjoy bird watching in natural environments.
  • Village tour and be part of the traditional and authentic Tharu ethnicity of Nepal.

Brief Itinerary

Day Highlights
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,593ft) and Trip Preparation
Day 2 Drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan - 5 to 6 hours (150 km) drive
Day 3 Full-day Jungle Activities at Chitwan National Park
Day 4 Tower Night Stay in Chitwan National Park
Day 5 Drive from Chitwan to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,593ft) 5 to 6 hours (150km) drive
Day 6 Final Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m/4,593ft) and Trip Preparation

Your Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park trip begins at the Kathmandu International Airport. A representative from Third Rock Adventures will receive you and transfer you to the hotel. After freshening up, you'll visit our head office to attend a small info session regarding trip plans and information. Later you can stroll around the famous tourist hub of Thamel. The environment is lively, with several nightclubs, restaurants, cafes, and pubs with live music. After enjoying the dinner, you can return to the hotel.

Overnight stay in Kathmandu. 

Day 2
Drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan - 5 to 6 hours (150 km) drive

After having breakfast, you'll commence your overland trip to Chitwan from Kathmandu. It is one of the prime tourist destinations of Nepal for wildlife activities. Upon your arrival, you'll get to the hotel for your leisure time. After settling in the hotel, you can explore the riverside area. Later in the evening, you can be part of the Tharu cultural show. 

Overnight stay in Chitwan. 

Day 3
Full-day Jungle Activities at Chitwan National Park

Chitwan National Park is famous for its wildlife beauty with fantastic flora and fauna. One of the most preferred activities for tourists coming to Chitwan is the Jungle Safari, with options like Jeep Safari, Jungle Walk, and Canoeing Ride.

You get options of jeep rides traversing through the jungle where you could spot wild animals like elephants, deer, langurs, leopards, and many more. If you are lucky enough, the king of the jungle, the Royal Bengal Tiger, could make a royal entrance. Also, an endangered fish-eating Gharial Crocodile offers excellent sighting opportunities. During winter, you can also see migratory birds from different parts of the country and overseas. For more adventurous travelers, jungle walking is an option. 

Overnight stay in Chitwan. 

Day 4
Tower Night Stay in Chitwan National Park

Today is the main highlight of your Jungle Safari tour. Chitwan is the most extensive and varied zone, offering the best opportunities for tower night stays inside the park. While heading toward the tower, you'll enjoy a peaceful canoeing ride in the Rapti river, which allows you to watch various water birds and crocodiles.

These tower houses are spacious, with comfortable beds and attached western-styled bathrooms. These observation towers are well-located in the wilderness of Chitwan National Park. From this wood house, you'll observe a diverse range of habitats: tiger, Asian elephant, wild boar, golden jackal, hyena, spotted deer, Bengal foxes, etc. 

While staying in the observation tower, you can even do bird watching. This thick jungle is the bird watcher paradise, with more than 600 species of bird’s habitat in the park. The most prominent avian species you can see include woodpeckers, pheasants, hornbill, and kingfishers, with some vulnerable birds such as black-capped kingfishers, mottled wood-Owl, grey-headed fish-eagle, bearded vultures, etc.

Overnight stay in the tower house of Chitwan. 

Day 5
Drive from Chitwan to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,593ft) 5 to 6 hours (150km) drive

Today you'll have time to explore the riverside area before you are transferred to the bus to drive back to Kathmandu. Once you reach Kathmandu, you'll have free time to explore the surroundings. There are several nightclubs, cafes, and restaurants where you can enjoy drinks and food with live music.

Overnight stay in Kathmandu.

Day 6
Final Departure

Today you have some free time until your departure. So, you can enjoy the delicious breakfast and do last-minute souvenir shopping around the Thamel area. Depending on your flight time, a representative from Third Rock Adventures will drop you at the Kathmandu International Airport. Thanks for choosing us, and with heavy hearts, we'll bid you farewell. However, if you wish to extend your trip, we offer a range of travel and tour packages. You just need to WhatsApp us for further details. 

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