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Jungle Safari

General Information about Jungle Safari in Nepal
Jungle Safari is the Fourth most popular sports of Nepal. Nepal has 14 national parks and wildlife reserves most of which have dense tropical jungles teeming with diverse wildlife and exotic birds. Ride on elephant back or drive your four-wheeler to view wild animals in their natural habitat or you might escape for a canoe rides on the jungle rivers. One can also have a memorable nature walks, bird watching excursions, village and cultural tours. Chitwan, the home of Nepal's wildlife, has over 43 species of animals. It is also popular safari destination in the region.


What is Jungle Safari about?
When you visit a new country, you often meet new people and new places. Have you ever wondered meeting new Animals and Natural Beauty? Jungle Safari let's you do just that! It is also a way to pay your respect to the animals by indulging in this outback adventure sports which brings you closer to the nature. When you visit Nepal, add the Jungle Safari in your `To-do List'. You won't regret it.

The outdoor adventure sports into the wilderness to see wild animals, birds and natural beauty. You ride on an elephant's back or on a four wheeler jeep accompanied by a fully trained guide (also known as expert Naturalists) for the love of nature and animals. In Nepal, Chitwan and Bardia are two hot dishes on the menu. Pick Chitwan as this is Nepal's most popular National Park offering excellent opportunity to see Royal Bengal Tigers, One horned Rhino, crocodile and thrilling wilderness experience into its deep and thick jungle. Pick Bardia also, as this is another National Park, which offers excellent jungle safari. Here too you can ride on an elephant or a take four wheel to discover some of Nepal's unspoiled natural habitats. Most jungle safari consists of canoe rides on the Jungle Rivers, nature walks, birds watching excursions and quick tours around the villages to discover unique culture and traditions of the local village people. There are also scheduled cultural-musical programs performed by the villages, which are also in the Jungle Safari itinerary. Chitwan and Bardia have excellent accommodation facilities right in the jungle so one can start and relax at ease.

What does Jungle Safari offers for me?

Village Tour - into the villages to learn about new culture and traditions

Elephant Safari - thick jungles awaits you to explore wild animals

Nature Walk (or also known as Jungle walk) - in and around jungle for that sweet walks!

Cultural Program - watch programs consisting of traditional (folk) dance and songs

Birds Watching - spot the species and write your own books on birds in Nepal!

Other Services - have a go for splendid boating and canoeing experience in the rivers and ponds

Accommodation - stay where the action is. Get the lodges or resorts at the place where Safari begins and ends.

How much will it cost? - Money Maters!
Cost mainly depends on your duration of stay and your choice of accommodation. Most jungle safari packages are for 2 to 4 days costing on average US$ 300 to 400 which includes transportation, food, and accommodation. Jungle safari is almost always done in groups; this is done to minimize the cost for transportation and guide. Group discounts are often available."

What to bring with you?

  1. Binoculars
  2. Sun Hat and Sun Cream
  3. Swim Wear
  4. Light Clothes; Color should blend with natural surroundings
  5. Light sweater or jacket for mornings and evenings during the winter season (Dec to Feb)
  6. Shoes for easy movement
  7. Flashlight
  8. Swiss knife
  9. Reading books

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