Although Bardia is located quite farther than Chitwan National Park, it is worth to visit as it is less crowded and less disturbed. Thakurdwara is the headquarters of Bardia National Park, where your accommodation will be arranged. It is about 3 hours driving distance from Nepalgunj airport. If you are driving from Kathmandu to Bardia, it takes about 10-12 hours. If you get stuck in traffic in leaving the Kathmandu or Prithivi Highway, you may need more time. The hillside, farmland and river scenery keeps your mind fresh while riding. You turn left to go to south at Muglin and from Narayangadh you follow the Eat-West highway until you reach Bardia. The East-West Highway is the longest highway in Nepal that lies completely in Terai region which is densely populated, so this drive gives you pictures of some urban areas in Nepal.
The 4 days Bardia tour program is more comfortable and suitable for everyone. This trip can make further longer as per your needs. Since the region is suitable not only for jungle safari but also for rafting and fishing, it provides unlimited opportunity to explore the region in various ways. If you are taking 4 days program, then you will have 2 complete days for jungle activities. All enthusiastic travelers can contact us to book the trip or get some additional information.
After your arrival of briefing, cultural village tour & experience the true 'Tharu' life style, visit to 'Tharu' museum and crocodile breeding center. (This day programme will be arranged according to your arrival time). Stay overnight at hotel.
After early morning breakfast relax and get ready for jungle trek to track tigers. Whole day jungle walk, have packed lunch inside the jungle around 1 pm, explore the jungle till dawn, return to resort before dark. Relax in Resort and dinner will be served at 8 pm. Stay overnight at hotel.
Wake up early around 6:am and have breakfast, go Elephant safari return to resort and relax in beer garden or go to patkula creek for swimming (next to resort). Lunch around 12:30 and after lunch you will visit to elephant breeding center. Return to resort relaxes and bonfire in the evening and dinner will be served at 8 pm. In this day you can go for 4WD safari inside the national park for half day after lunch. Stay overnight at hotel.
Wake up early around 6:00 am have breakfast & go for bird watching inside the near jungle, return to resort before 10 am to have lunch. Drive to Nepalgunj and fly to Kathmandu or drive directly to Kathmandu.
If you wish to travel from Kathmandu to Bardia and from Bardia to Kathmandu by public bus, we are happy to arrange your transportation accordingly.