Chitwan Jungle Safari

  • Duration 3 Days
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Type Tour
  • Best Season March to May & Sept to Dec
  • Group Size 1 to 20
  • Maximum Altitude 220 m

Chitwan Jungle Safari is a popular activity in Nepal. It offers the opportunity for travelers to experience the country's rich biodiversity and stunning natural beauty. You do the jungle safari activities in Chitwan National Park, just a few hours' drive from Kathmandu and Pokhara. This safari allows visitors to explore the park's forests, grasslands, and a wide range of wild animals and birds.

The highlights of Chitwan Jungle Safari are the park's iconic wildlife, including one-horned rhinoceros and Royal Bengal tigers. Sloth bears and a variety of bird species are the features of Chitwan National Park. Visitors can take a guided tour of the park on foot, by jeep, or on an elephant-back safari. It depends on their interests and preferences.

In addition to wildlife, Chitwan Jungle Safari also offers the chance to participate in a variety of cultural and outdoor activities. Visitors can take a traditional dugout canoe ride along the park's rivers and wetlands. They visit a local Tharu village to learn about their culture and way of life. And doing a bird-watching tour to see some of the park's over 500 species of birds.

It's important to be prepared and follow safety guidelines when visiting Chitwan National Park. Visitors should always stay with a guide and follow their instructions; avoid touching or feeding the animals. Everyone has to respect the park's rules and regulations. It's also a good idea to bring sun protection, insect repellent, and warm layers. The weather in Nepal is unpredictable sometimes.

Overall, a Chitwan Jungle Safari is a unique and exciting experience with jungle activities. It is a tour to see some of Nepal's most iconic wildlife. It is also about learning about the country's rich cultural and natural history. Whether you are a nature enthusiast or just looking for a fun-filled day, Chitwan Jungle Safari is the best. It is sure to be a highlight of your trip to Nepal.

The major things to experience on the Chitwan Safari Tour

  • A spectacular view of villages and forests
  • Thrilling driver along the big rivers
  • Sightseeing and Culture Program in Chitwan
  • Jungle activities in Chitwan National Park


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After breakfast at the hotel in Kathmandu, there is a short walk to the bus station for 5-6 hours to Saurah. Saurah is located in Chitwan, where Chitwan National Park is. Someone from the hotel pick you up and take you to the hotel. Check-in, brief the program and serve the lunch.

You go for a village walk through the high grassland in the afternoon with your nature guide. Chitwan is the home of rare and endangered one-horned rhinos. So you may encounter with rhino on the walk. You walk through the lush green forests into the existence of wildlife throughout the day. You back to the hotel for dinner after sunset view from the bank of Rapti River. Then you go to the cultural dance program conducted by the Tharu people (the native community of Terai)

  • AccommodationHotel
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude220 m

Today you have guided safari activities in the Chitwan National Park. Your nature guide leads you on a jungle walk, then a cannoning trip. You can see some crocodiles on the bank of the river. You visit the Elephant breeding centre and back to the hotel for lunch and rest.

In the afternoon, the nature guide leads you to an hour of Elephant back safari. The exciting Elephant Back safari goes through the jungle to view the beauty of nature, wild animals and plants. You come back to the hotel in the evening to enjoy the lovely dinner.

  • AccommodationHotel
  • MealsBreakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Maximum Altitude220 m

You go to view the fascinating sunrise as well as the birds at the bank of the Narayani River in the morning. Then you back to the hotel for breakfast and drive back to Kathmandu by tourist bus. The tour ends after you arrive in Kathmandu. 

  • MealsBreakfast


  • Kathmandu to Chitwan to Kathmandu by tourist bus
  • Full board meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner with hot drinks) in Chitwan
  • Nice comfortable twin-sharing accommodation in Chitwan
  • Chitwan National Park and necessary permit fees
  • One nature guide for all jungle activities 


  • Meals and accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Personal nature expenses
  • All kinds of cold drinks and alcoholic beverage
  • Personal nature expenses 
  • Tips for the staff (expected but not mandatory)

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