Bardiya National Park
Located in the heart of Karnali River of south-western Nepal, Bardiya National Park is flocked by wildlife lover and natural enthusiasts every year. Covering an area of 968 sq km, this park extends from the Churia hills southward to the fair slope of Bhabhar area. The western end of the park is bordered by the numerous waterways of the rushing Karnali River, creating many large and small island. Former hunting paradise of Royal families, it is now changed into natural habitant of wild animals.
Bardiya National Park Tour offers the fascinating glimpse of animals, many of inhabits in and around the National Park. More than 30 species of birds, 200 species of mammals and plenty of snakes, fish and lizards’ species are recorded with in the park. More than 350 species of birds have been recorded so for, making it truly a bird watcher’s paradise. Both resident and migratory inhabits within the parks boundaries.
4 Days Bardiya National Park Tour package ensures the incredible view of wildlife at their natural and untouched environment. Bardiya National Park shelters 19 of Nepal’s 39 legally protected species. One-horned Rhinoceros, wild Elephant, Bengal Tiger, Swamp Deer, Black Buck Antelope, Gharial Crocodiles and Gangetic Dolpine are rare mammals while endangered birds species includes Bengal Florican, Silver-eared Mesia and the Saurs Crane.
Additionally, Bardiya National Park Tour also covers an exotic nature walks as well as spectacular bird watching and ethnic village tour, all of which are escorted by expert naturalist. Exploring wild-life and pristine nature of forest from the watch towers (Machhan) adds more adventure to the tour. Bardiya National Park Tour also offers ample photographic opportunities.
Major Activities during Bardiya National Park Tour
Crocodile Breeding Center
Make an informative visit to crocodile breeding center in the park
Beside Jungle tour, make your trip more insightful visiting indigenous local people, Tharu. The jungle beauty, wildlife and nature are the most but it alone do not cover the unique feature of Bardiya National Park. An expert multilingual guide will escort you through the area and help you gather the insight the culture and lifestyle of Tharu community.
For adventurous trip, we take you to the road-less ride on 4 wheeler deep in the jungle. The tranquility of jungle, the sights and sounds of wild animals helps you gain off-beat experience in true sense.
Sitting high at the top of an Elephant back in a teak wood chair, through dense jungle, is the complete insane experience you will never forget. Riding at Elephant Safari that are navigated by experienced Mahoutee (Elephant Rider) is an apex form of wildlife tour in Bardiya National Park.
It is also the great opportunity to explore Asian Elephant, one-horned rhino, spotted deer, chital, barking deer, Royal Bengal Tiger, leopard and more.
Tharu Community welcomes guest by performing cultural dance and singing in the evening showcasing their famous Tharu Stick Dance and peacock dance. They perform in ritual manner wearing colorful traditional customs, singing cultural songs and playing their cultural music.
Day01: Take an early morning flight from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj. Our representative will assist you to area of National Park.
After breakfast, join a guided safari tour over the park. Explore crocodile breeding center, make a nature walk and visit Tharu village for a while and back to hotel. In evening, attend cultural program and a fine dinner.
Day02: After breakfast, we make a jungle safari all way to see one horned rhino and tiger’s territory.
This day, join elephant back safari, jeep ride through the jungle, boat ride and other jungle activities.
Drive back to hotel and rest overnight.
Day03: Today, we make a visit to the black sanctuary with packed lunch. Drive to Babai Bridge and walk upstream along the gorge of Babai River. Exploring variety of flora and fauna all the way into the nature, you will amazed with the spectacular sunset view.
Back to hotel in evening and join evening dinner. Rest overnight.
Day04: Today, wake-up early in the morning and enjoy stunning sunrise with a cup of coffee. Make a jungle walk, for exotic bird-watching.
After lunch, drive back to Kathmandu to conclude this memorable trip.