Trip reference number: 2274

Trip Operator: Wildlife Worldwide

Nepal Wildlife

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Visiting three national parks in the low lying Terai region of Nepal, this two-week tailor made itinerary takes in some of the best locations in the entire subcontinent to see wildlife and birdlife.

Despite the twin incursions of farming and industry, large areas of the Terai were set aside to protect wildlife along the border with Nepal's southern neighbour, India. Among the highlights you may catch a sight of are tiger, rhino and elephant, deer a-plenty, Gangetic river dolphins and birds, birds, birds!  Nepal really is a birdwatcher's paradise with raptors, barbets, flycatchers and exotic leafbirds to see in over 25 Important Bird Areas. Also, this Himalayan Kingdom has some of the world's most endangered birds, such as the Oriental darter, Sarus crane and Bengal florican.

Suggested itinerary

The full itinerary detail is available on our website.

  1. Day 1: Depart UK
  2. Day 2: Arrive Kathmandu
  3. Day 3: Full birding at Phulchowki Hill
  4. Day 4: Fly to Pokhara
  5. Day 5: Explore Pokhara
  6. Days 6-8: Transfer to Chitwan
  7. Day 9: Transfer to Lumbini, birthplace of Lord Buddha
  8. Days 10-11: Travel to Bardia National Park
  9. Day 12: Return to Kathmandu
  10. Day 13: Fly back to the UK

Please note: Koshi Tappu extension: Keen birders can add a visit to Koshi Tappu in the Eastern Terai to any Nepalese itinerary to see its impressive birdlife. Day 1 Fly to Biratnagar and transfer to Koshi Tappu, 3-nights Koshi Camp. Vehicle, boat and foot safaris to see Gangetic river dolphins and birds Day 4 Transfer back to Biratnagar and fly to Kathmandu.

  • Available*: Oct to May
  • Price including flights from/to UK: From £3,695 pp
  • Price excluding international flights: From £2,845 pp
  • Activities available:
    • Culture

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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