Chitwan National Park (RCNPRoyal Chitwan National Park (RCNP) has long been one of the country’s treasures of natural wonders. The park is situated in south central Nepal, covering 932 sq. km. in the subtropical lowlands of the inner Terai. The area comprising the Tikauli forest - from Rapti river to the foothills of the Mahabharat - extending over an area of 175 sq. km. was declared Mahendra Mriga Kunj (Mahendra Deer Park) by the late King Mahendra in 1959. In 1963, the area south of Rapti River was demarcated as a rhinoceros sanctuary. The area was gazetted as the country’s first national park in 1973. Recognizing its unique ecosystems of international significance, UNESCO declared RCNP a World Heritage Site in 1984.In 1996, an area of 750 sq. km surrounding the park was declared a buffer zone which consists of forests and private lands. The park and the local people jointly initiate community development activities and manage natural resources in the buffer zone. His Majesty’s Government has made a provision of plowing back 30-50 percent of the park revenue for community development in the buffer zone. Email us for jungle safari tours in Chitwan
Following activities will be provided at royal Chitwan National parks.
An elephants back ride is one of the safest ways to enter the jungle and see the wildlife. It is an exciting and unforgettable experience to have; an elephants are the traditional means of exploring the jungle and funding the exclusive animals of the plain lands.
A typical hand-made dugout canoe will take you for a ride on the great RAPTI River where you can see gharials and crocodiles basking in the sun and enjoy watching many colorful birds.
3) Jungle walks:
A natural walk in the jungle in safety accompanied by trained naturalist who will interpret the hidden secrets of the land as you walk through ancient groves or perch in a strategically located watch tower (Machan) to observe animals grazing drinking at pools or resting in the bushes.
4) Folk Dance:
After the delicious buffet dinner we entertain you with stick dances and folk songs and give you an opportunity to dance with the native people.
5) Tharu Village visit:
T this tour is to experience the typical local life of Tharus, the ancient native people of the Chitwan jun