An exclusive program designed for birdwatchers. This tour takes the ardent bird-lover all the way from the forests of the hills right down to the lush jungles of the Terai; all the spots where avifauna is found in abundance and variety. So far, 801 species of birds have been recorded in Nepal which is about 10 percent found in the world.
|Day 01||Arrive Kathmandu. Meet at the airport and transfer to hotel Briefing about the program. Rest of the day free.|
|Day 02||6:30 am – Drive to Phulchowki hill with pack lunch.for a full day of bird watching on the upper region of the hill. Return to hotel in the evening.|
|Day 03||6:30 am – Drive to Phulchowki hill with pack lunch. Start observing birds form midway and come down to Royal Botanical Garden. Return to hotel in the evening.|
|Day 04||6:30 am – Drive towards Tauda lake, Malpokhari and Chovar Gorge on the way to Dakshinkali. Return to hotel by lunch time. Free afternoon.|
|Day 05||7:00 am – Transfer from hotel to the Chitwan National Park. Enroute, observe birds in Naubise & Trishuli River.Depending upon season & time, it may be possible to see ibis-bills along the river. Arrive at lodge/resort by afternoon Briefing by Senior Naturalist followed by lunch, dinner & overnight.|
|Day 06||6:00 am- Morning bird watching tour. After breakfast, crocodile walk- watch crocodiles & water birds while on the boat ride back to the camp. After lunch elephant safari to view the larger animals. Dinner & overnight.|
|Day 07||After breakfast, depart for Bis Hazaari Tal at Tickauli forest with pack lunch. Full day bird watching.Return to the camp in the evening. Dinner and overnight.|
|Day 08||After breakfast, take a one & a half hour boat ride to Amaltari Ghat. From there walk towards Devi Tal & Churia Hills. Pack lunch enroute. Drive back to the camp in the evening from Amaltari Ghat. Dinner and overnight.|
|Day 09||Elephant ride or last Bird Watching tour. After breakfast, transfer to Bharatpur for return flight for Kathmandu. Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to hotel & check in.|
|Day 10||At Kathmandu. Free day for personal activities.|
|Day 11||Transfer to airport for onward journey.
Or opt for Koshi Tappu Extension.
Koshi Tappu extension to “Bird Watching Tour”
|Day 09||Transfer to Koshi Tappu & check into the Camp. Dinner and overnight at the camp.|
|Day 10||Full day bird watching in and around camp area. Dinner and overnight at the camp.|
|Day 11||Full day bird watching in and around the Koshi River sandbanks & islands. Dinner and overnight at the camp.|
|Day 12||Transfer to Biratnagar to fly back to Kathmandu. Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.|
|Day 13||At Kathmandu. Free day for personal activities.|
|Day 14||Transfer to airport for onward journey|