Jungle Safari tour in Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve takes you to the alluvial flood plains of the Sapta-Koshi River in Far Eastern Terai of Nepal. Sapta Koshi is holy river of Nepal and one of the three main tributaries of the Ganges. This grassland vegetation region in Koshi Tappu was designated as Wildlife Reserve in the year 1976 with a total area of 175 sq kilometer. The vast Grassland vegetation in the floodplain of the Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve is the ultimate habitation of the wild water buffalo (Arna) in Nepal. This Wildlife Reserve is also an idyllic destination for the nature lovers and bird watchers from all over the country. The floodplain and wetland area just next to the Churia hills is mostly dominated by the Grassland, Reverine and Sal forest vegetation. This vast wetland in the bank of the great Sapta koshi and the forest vegetation offers a best habitat for different species of animals and specially birds to thrive.
This Wildlife Reserve offers some 300 different species of birds including some exclusive birds like beautiful Bengal florican (Eupodotis Bengalensis) and the flamboyant Sarus cranes endangered birds like Swamp Partridge (Francolinus Gularis) and other birds like Waterfowl, ducks, herons. From November to February you can also see the migratory birds migrated from as far as Tibet and Siberia. The Reserve is also homage to many species of wildlife like wild boar, jackals, pythons and crocodiles. Sometimes you can also see the endangered Gangetic dolphins. During Jungle Safari tour to the Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve you can explore the jungle during exciting elephant Back Safari, you can visit the Hattisar (elephant stable) where you can see elephant breeding, and at the Dusk you can observe different species of birds.
Jungle Safari tour to koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve is an ultimate destination for those who want to explore the wilderness and at the same time watch different kinds of birds.
Day 01:Arrival at Kathmandu,welcome program by Crown Himalaya Treks member and transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley
Day 03: Fly to Biratnagar and drive to Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve.
Day 04: Jungle activities at Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve.
Day 05: Drive to Biratnagar and fly to Kathmandu.
Day 06:Free shopping day in kathmandu valley, evening Farewell Dinner in Typical Nepali style.
Day 07: Departure from Kathmandu to your own destination.
* This trip is fully customizible on Client Request!!!