Wild Nepal

Kathmandu, Bardia National Park, Chitwan National Park, Pokhara

From $5100 per person in low season
From $5800 per person in high season

based on 12 nights & daily experiences

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  • Accommodation

  • Private transfers

  • Daily experiences

  • Daily Breakfast

per person based on 2 people sharing, including domestic flights, accommodation and private transfers.

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At a Glance

  • This trip is for the adventurous amongst you who are willing to head off the beaten track in search of stunning flora and fauna

  • Nepal is a stunning and relatively untouched corner of the world so during the trip you can experience breath-taking scenery and charming people

  • Nepal has everything from national parks to immense mountains and this trip will allow you to delve into some of its most cherished places

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Insider's View

This itinerary is all about wildlife. Go in search of tigers and rhinos in the parks before finishing up in Pokhara and admiring the amazing views! A fantastic trip!

Why not fly up to one of NW Nepal’s remote regions? Spend a week trekking to Mugu’s Rara Lake or the spectacular Shey Phoksundo National Park. 8 nights of camping in Mugu or Dolpo starts at £980 per person, including porters and guide.

Fancy something a bit more adventurous?

A microlight trip from Pokhara starts at £200 per person. A five day white-water rafting extension from Pokhara starts at £450 per person.

We design each itinerary around you, so this suggested itinerary is a starting point that we can tweak or transform into something completely bespoke to you. Call us on 858 345 1762 to start planning your vacation.

Itinerary

This itinerary allows you to really get off the beaten track and explore the wilder side of Nepal, visiting both Chitwan and Bardia National Parks, each offering something unique and some of the best wildlife watching in Asia. For bird enthusiasts there are over 867 species of bird that can be seen alongside tigers, elephants, rhinos, bears and crocodiles to name a few. You will also head to Pokhara, a stunning lake side town and the gateway to some incredible hiking in the Annapurna region.

  1. Fly to Kathmandu

  2. Days 1-4: Kathmandu

    Arrive into Kathmandu where the smell of spices, the cacophony of noises and the array of colors will assault the senses. Here you will spend the next couple of days exploring the temples, stupas and gates of the capital from the beautiful oasis of the Inn at Patan, a stones throw from Patan’s Durbar Square. Enjoy private tours to Boudhanath, Swayambunath and Pashupatinath, before a day trip to Bhaktapur, also known as the city of temples, where you will get lost in endless places of worship of every shape and size. On your return why not stop at one of Nepal’s endless breath-taking panoramic viewpoints for a sunset chai.

    Accommodation: The Inn Patan (3 nights)

  3. Days 4-7: Bardia National Park

    Fly alongside the Himalayas to Nepalgunj, then drive the short distance to Bardia National Park for four days of safari activities in the jungle, river and grassland. You will be whisked off for game drives, drift along rivers and enjoy long evenings in your charming Tiger Tops Karnali lodge after adrenalin filled days of tracking the illusive Nepalese animals that call this national park home. You will also have a chance to visit the elephant stables and embark on walking safaris with some of the best guides in Nepal.

    Accommodation: Tiger Tops Karnali Lodge (3 nights)

  4. Days 7-9: Pokhara

    Today fly to Pokhara via Kathmandu, this idyllic lake side town boasts stunning views of the snow-capped mountains, a beautiful peace pagoda to hike up to and bobbing boats for you to row to one of the lake’s island temples. You will be based at the beautiful Tiger Mountain Lodge, adding in a nice change of pace between your two wildlife experiences. Wake up to spectacular views of Machhapuchhare and the surrounding Annapurna range and venture out for walks at your leisure around the local villages and farmland.

    Accommodation: Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge (2 nights)

  5. Days 9-12: Chitwan National Park

    From Pokhara drive though the rural country to Chitwan National Park which will take approximately 5 hours. On arrival at Tiger Tops Tharu Lodge you have the chance to settle in and we suggest you head out with one of the lodge's naturalists to watch the resident elephants bathe in the Narayani River.


    Over the next couple of days you will have the chance to get into the safari lifestyle, enjoying river safaris, beautiful al-fresco meals, walking and jeep safaris. Chitwan is truly beautiful and though the chance of catching sight of land mammals is harder, making it more rewarding when you do, you will still be blown away by the stunning morning light and hazy sunsets as well as the endless birds that will keep you enthralled for days. 

    Accommodation: Tiger Tops Tharu Lodge (3 nights)

  6. Days 12-13: Kathmandu

    Fly back into Kathmandu for some last-minute shopping and a final night banquet, before heading back home in the morning.

    Accommodation: Dwarika's (1 night)

  7. Fly home from Kathmandu

Location

Kathmandu, Bardia National Park, Chitwan National Park, Pokhara

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