Activities offered

Culture, Wildlife & Nature

One of the best ways to view the flora and fauna of Chitwan is by taking a safari ride on an elephant, as it enables you to penetrate deep into the jungle through tall grasslands.

In a jungle

Jungle safari

The most appreciated attraction in Chitwan is sitting on elephant back and travelling throughout the jungle of Chitwan National Park. Elephant safari or jungle safari is an easiest way to view the birds and wildlife in its natural habitat where you are able to see lots of wildlife such as one horned rhino, bengal tiger, deer, Leopards, etc.

For those who want to immerse and experience wildlife very closely, jungle safari is the ideal activity. This will take you inside the deepest part of the Wildlife  and will give you the rare opportunity to walk on the same path that wildlife at Chitwan take, retrace their steps, and understand them better. These tours are guided by experienced wildlife experts at the resort.

On a jeep

Jeep safari

Jeep safari is one of best opportunity to see the wildlife in Chitwan National Park which provides you the opportunity to take snap of wildlife and the view around you. While travelling we will able to see one-horned rhino, bengal tiger, spotted deer and many more.

On a boat

Canoe ride

Canoe ride on Narayani river is the more thrilling activities to explore Chitwan National Park and to view different aquatic animals and wildlife. Canoe is a dug out boat made traditionally with a single wooden log by local inhabitant which can be done in the morning & afternoon. Visitors can enjoy sights of Marsh Mugger & Gharial crocodiles basking on the banks of the Rapti river.

Early mornings or early evenings are the perfect time to embark on a river ride to the Western side of the forest area. You will come across various bird species along the river route as well as marsh crocodiles basking in the sun. Fishermen are also a common sight on the route. They mostly belong to the Tharu ethnic group, who have been fishing the traditional ways for generations.


Tharu cultural program

Tharu people of Chitwan welcome guests by performing dance and singing in the evening, famous Tharu stick dances and the crazy peacock dance are two highlights which reflects their life styles.

A special presentation is also offered for guests who are there for a longer stay on the various aspects of wildlife and Tharu community. Guests can also opt to visit the local tharu village where they have the opportunity to observe and interact with the locals on their culture and way of life.


Bird watching

Bird watching simply means observation of birds in its natural habitat. Chitwan National Park is the popular spots for bird watching with over 450 species of birds. While travelling on jeep or riding on elephant back you will able to see numbers of birds including blue-throat, lesser adjutant storks, brown fish owl and more.

Take a bath

Elephant bathing

Elephant bathing is the exciting and entertaining activity in Sauraha. Bathing and swimming with the elephant will be the great fun, the more fun will be when elephant spray water from the trunk when you sitting on their back.
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