Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve

Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve

Trip Overview

• Exciting Wildlife Safari to the Wildlife Reserve covering area 175 sq. Kilometers
• Explore many endangered wildlife
• Paradise for Bird Watchers, habitat of more than 280 species
• Witness the pleasant natural vistas during the drive
• Observe the rural lifestyles and ancient cultures of local tribes

7 Day(s)
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Best Season
All the year
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Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve is one of the famous wildlife reserves of Nepal that lies in the lowlands of Terai Region in Eastern Nepal. This Wildlife reserve is spread over Saptari, Sunsari and Udayapur districts. With the abundance of rare and endangered wildlife species and pleasant nature, this has been one of the famous tourist spot in Nepal. Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve can be reached by road or air transportation. As this is easily accessible from Kathmandu valley, Wildlife Safari Tour to Koshi Tappu is best idea for elderly people who has great desire to explore the natural beauties of Nepal and want to explore the rare wildlife and birds. Moreover, this is also suitable tour destination for family tour with children. 

Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve is also known as the paradise for bird watchers as you can find many migratory and indigenous bird species here. Moreover, you can encounter diverse fish species, wild buffaloes, hog deer, spotted deer, jackals, Asian Elephants, wild pig and many other wildlife during Wildlife Safari. There are various ways to explore the Jungle and Elephant Ride is most popular among Tourists. Or, you can also do Jeep Safari or a simple Jungle walk. You will be provided one expert Tour guide who will introduce you with every single species of the Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve. 

Difficulty and Best season of Koshi Tappu Wildlife Tour 

Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve Tour is an easy grade trekking that can be completed by people with normal physical fitness and any age group. Because of its easy accessibility, Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve Tour is also suitable for tour for old-age people and Family Tour with Children. The tour completes in low altitude and thus there will not be any altitude regarding sickness. 

Though the Koshi Tappu Wildlife Tour can be done in all seasons throughout the year, March, April, May and September, October, November are considered as best time to visit here. In these months, the weather is pleasant with clear sky and tolerable temperature. Moreover, you can explore the nature at its best during this time. Winter and Monsoon season are also best to travel Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve if cold temperature and continuous rain doesn’t bothers you. This is the least famous season for tour in Nepal and thus you can go for a solo travel and enjoy the impressive natural beauties all alone. 

Trip Itineraries

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Welcome to Kathmandu. Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, our office representative will meet you and greet you in Tribhuwan International Airport and safely escort you to respective hotels. You can relax in the free time at Hotel. We will serve you welcome dinner at evening.

Accommodation – Hotel, Meals Included – Dinner 

Starting our day in early morning, we will drive in a private vehicle to the most famous travel destinations in Kathmandu Valley. Firstly, we will travel to Pashupatinath Temple – the most sacred temple of Hindu god Shiva. Though the main temple is permitted to enter for Hindu devotees only, others can enjoy the impressive surrounding views and observe people performing various rituals activities. Then we will visit Swoyambhunath and Bauddanath Stupas which are famous Buddhist Pilgrimage Site. Then if time permits, we will also make a visit to Ancient Palaces of Kathmandu Valley. 

Accommodation – Hotel, Meals Included – Breakfast 

Today we will drive to Koshi Tappu via very beautiful and scenic road where you can explore diverse landscapes, lush green forests on rolling hills, big rivers and waterfalls etc. On reaching to Koshi Tappu we will check-in to Hotel and relax there in hotel. 

Accommodation – Hotel, Meals Included – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner 

Today we will start Wildlife Tour in Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve. Here, we will explore the lush forest with the help of professional guide who will introduce us with the exotic floras and faunas of the Reserve. Today, we will explore some of the water birds, buffaloes, dolphins and various water habitats during the adventurous boating in Sapta Koshi River. Then we will have a short drive to Koshi Barrage to observe Dolphins and some bird-species and return hotel for overnight stay. 

Accommodation – Hotel, Meals Included – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner 

Today we will wake up early in the morning and go for a morning nature walk in the near vicinity. Then return hotel for breakfast and drive to Koshi Barrage area and the area of Pink Tower crossing the huge Koshi Barrage. We will have picnic Lunch at Pink Tower and return to hotel at late afternoon. 

Accommodation – Hotel, Meals Included – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner 

Day 06: Fly / Drive back to Kathmandu

Today we will leave Koshi Tappu and drive to Kathmandu in a private vehicle. If you want to reach Kathmandu faster, you can also choose domestic flight from Biratnagar which will take you Kathmandu in short time and thus you will get more leisure time to relax and catch final hour souvenir shopping before returning to your homeland.

Accommodation: Hotel, Meals Included – Breakfast and Lunch 

Today you will depart to your homeland. Our office representative will drop you to Tribhuwan International Airport 3 hours prior your scheduled flight. If you want to extend the trip with us, we will manage other tour packages as per your interest and holiday. 

Costs & Includes

What's Included

• Airport – Hotel – Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle
• Hotel stay in Kathmandu as per itinerary
• Kathmandu City Sightseeing Tour as per itinerary ( inclusive Vehicle and tour guide)
• Highly experienced, helpful, friendly, government registered guide
• Food, Accommodation, Salary and insurance of Guide
• Accommodation in hotel in Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve
• Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in whole trip except in Kathmandu
• All permits and taxes for Jungle Activities
• All ground Transportation
• One city map per person

Not Included

• International Airfare
• Your personal Insurance
• Kathmandu Sightseeing Entry fees
• Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
• Soft and Hard Drinks
• Any personal nature of expenses
• All other expenses that are not mentioned in cost include section of this trip