Chitwan and Nagarkot tour is a special package that allows us to get close to wildlife and nature. It also gives the opportunity to watch the magnificent panoramic view of the Himalayan ranges. Along with mountain views, Nagarkot is also the best viewpoint from where we can enjoy sunrise and sunset views. After an exotic life in Nagarkot, we fly to Sauraha, Chitwan. Chitwan National Park, UNESCO’s natural world heritage site is our ultimate traveling destination of this Chitwan Nagarkot tour. Chitwan is the home of two of the world’s most endangered mammals: the royal Bengal tiger and the one-horned Rhino. In Chitwan, we will be doing various jungle activities like Elephant safari, jeep safari, jungle walk, bird watching, canoeing, visit Elephant breeding farm, etc. Elephant bathing is the other attraction of this tour.
Chitwan locates in the southwestern part of the Narayani Zone. Chitwan was a dense forest ruled by the Tharu God/King Chitrasen Baba. Since the forest was locally called ‘ban’ was ruled by Lord Chitrasen, it was called Chitra Ban, later transliterated to Chitwan. It is particularly rich in flora and fauna. Not to mention, Nepal’s first national park, Chitwan National Park is located here along with the adjacent Parsa National Park. The major attractions of the place are the national parks that protect and conserve the flora and fauna of the place. Rare species include Bengal Tiger, Gharial, Rhino, Leopards, Mugger crocodiles, Indian rock python and some species of deer. Elephant safari, jungle safari, bird watching are some of the activities to enjoy here ensuring a wonderful time in nature.
Chitwan is the homeland of Tharu people who are notable for their art. Their houses are decorated with different drawings denoting the various phases of history. After exploring the rich biodiversity of Chitwan, we head towards Nagarkot, the beautiful hill station. Nagarkot is a wonderful place to see on clear days the panorama of major peaks of the eastern Himalayan ranges, including Mt. Everest. To watch the sunrise and sunset over the Himalayan mountains, Nagarkot is also very impressive. A number of luxury hotels and lodges are also available in Nagarkot to spend the nights. Short day walks are good for exploring Tamang villages and other areas of the city.
All in all this tour is filled with stunning naturistic beauty. The diverse flora and fauna in Chitwan, the scenic views from Nagarkot simply make this tour a memorable one. If you are planning a short getaway in nature with your family and friends then you would definitely not want to miss this tour.