Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve

Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve lies between Saptari and Sunsari districts in eastern Nepal. The Koshi Tappu Reserve covers the vast area of Koshi River delta.  It is considered as the major attraction of the safari tour destination to observe various endemic & exotic birds as well rare wild buffaloes. The forest is the habitat of wild buffaloes, hog deer, wild boar, spotted deer jackals and Gangetic Dolphin. The vegetation of this area is mainly tall khar-pater grassland with a few patches of Khair-sissoo scrub forest and mixed type of deciduous river line jungle.

Travelers can explore the area of Koshi Tappu by riding on elephant back safari tour. Or by boating on Sapta Koshi River and by short jeep drive which allow you to observe various endemic-exotic birds and endanger animals in nature. Specially safari tour on dusk and dawn time you will see magnificent views with many varieties of birds and animals sitting along the river bank of Koshi. It is the home of birds where you can enjoy your dream of bird watching trip in Nepal.

Koshi Tappu Wildlife Safari tour for 2 nights 3 days

Day 01: Upon arrival at the bus stop or at the Biratnagar airport meet our office representative and transfer to the resort.

  • Refreshing, brief about the program
  • Have a lunch and rest
  • Birding in the near by surroundings of the Park
  • Sunset view from the river bank
  • Dinner and slide show about flora-fauna

Day 02: Wake up call, refreshing & drink tea-coffee

  • Morning nature walks within near surrounding area
  • Have a breakfast & go for boating
  • Boating on the Sapta Koshi River with naturalist to observe water birds, water buffaloes, dolphins and various water habitats
  • End boat trip by the bank of river and have picnic lunch
  • Short drive to the Koshi Barrage to view some bird-life and fresh water Dolphins
  • Late afternoon return to the camp
  • Dinner and rest or sleep

Day 03: Wake up call, refreshing & drink tea-coffee

  • More bird watching around
  • Have a breakfast & packing luggage
  • Transfer to Biratnagar airport & fly to Kathmandu
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Koshi Tappu wildlife reserve highlights

  • One of the best spot for bird watching in Nepal (A total of 280 different species of birds have been recorded in the reserve. )
  • Habitat of wild buffaloes, hog deer, wild boar, spotted deer jackals and Gangetic Dolphin
  • Boating/Rafting on Sapta Koshi River
  • Jeep Drive
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Trip Cost: Please contact us for cost details.

Wildlife Safari Package Cost Includes

  • Transportation Kathmandu-Koshi Barrage-Kathmandu local bus ticket
  • Airport pick up and drop as per package
  • Guided Jungle Safari activities as per package
  • Accommodation at resort, meals- breakfast, lunch and dinner as per package
  • Experienced safari guide during
  • Guide's insurance, salary, national park entrance fees

Wildlife Safari Package Cost Excludes

  • Flight tickets Kathmandu-Biratnagar-Kathmandu and airport tax
  • Personal transportation except above programs
  • Accommodation & meals during stay in Kathmandu
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Emergency evacuation cost
  • All bar bills except tea and coffee
  • International flight tickets
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Tips & Gratuities for guide and staffs
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