Excursion in Bardia (Nepal)
Bardia National Park, Bardiya, Mid-Western Region, Népal
Bardia national park is a place of pristine forest and wildlife out of the tourist track. The inhabitants of the Nepalese jungle: The royal Bengal tiger, the Asiatic Elephant, the one-horned rhinoceros, among others (deers, crocodiles, monkeys, birds…), which you may discover during jeep, elephants, floating or even walking safaris.
Bardia is located 600km west of Katmandu in the heart of the Teraï plain which is inhabited by the Tharu ethnical group. They are warm and welcoming people with a very vivid, and complex culture close to nature.
They are happy in advance to meet you.
Upon arrival in Takurdwara, check in Racy shade resort.
Village visit after lunch. You will visit the temple area, the Bazar and you will enter in a real typical tharu house and see the local life.
Dinner and night in Racy shade resort.
After an early breakfast, you will go in the national park in a jeep.
This is a good excursion to discover the geography of the park and the different ecosystems. In some areas we can go down the car for small walks.
After lunch, in the afternoon you will go on elephant back for a safari (only 1h). Elephants are very adapted to go inside the vegetation and give good possibilities to get close to rhinos
Dinner and night in Race Shady Resort
After breakfast, we drive one hour to Chisapani, over the Karnali Bridge where we have a typical lunch (with local fish) in typical restaurant. After lunch we begin the floating safari (on raft). There are no big rapids on the river and this excursion offers good opportunities for magnificent landscapes and birdlife among other animals.
Picnic lunch, Dinner and night in Racy Shady Resort
Local Tharu culture dance program
After an breakfast, we will go in the national park for the day with a naturalist guide and a porter By jeep and walk. There are good possibilities to see one horned rhino, wild asian elephants or Bengal tiger among other animals.
Picnic lunch, Dinner and night in Racy Shade Resort