Koshi Tappu Wildlife Tour
Koshi Tappu Wildlife tour, Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve Camp is located in Saptari and Sunsari districts in eastern Nepal, the Koshi Tappu Safari covers the vast expanse Koshi River with its blue waters and lush jungle areas on both sides. It’s considered as the major attraction of the safari. The forest is the homeland of wild buffaloes, hog deer, wild boar, spotted deer, blue bell and jackals. The vegetation of this area is mainly tall khar-pater grassland with a few patches of Khair-sissoo scrub forest and deciduous mixed river line jungle. You can explore the forest of Koshi Tappu safari riding on elephant back.
Here you will see the hattisar (elephant stable) where elephant breed regularly and which is one of few such facilities in Asia. During the Koshi Tappu Safari at dusk and dawn time you will see many varieties of birds and animals sitting along the river. The best place to watch the bird species is the Barrage, downstream of the river.
Itinerary: 3 Nights 4 Days
Day 01: Fly to Biratnagar airport. Drive to Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve. OR drive from Kathmandu to wildlife reserve. Check in the room. Join lunch and then birding in the evening. Dinner
Day 02: You will get a wake up call in the morning. A guided nature walk will increase your apitate. Breakfast and then gentle wildlife rafting on the Sapta Koshi river. Have lunch on the bank of the river and then drive to Koshi Barrage to view bird life and fresh water dolphins. Return and have dinner.
Day 03: Explore the reserve by safari jeep coming to the distant and remote animal and bird view points. We will go wth pack lunch and come back in the evening.
Day 04: You can choose to do bird watching in the morning. Have breakfast and drive back to Kathmandu.