- Trip Price: USD 950
- Duration: 05 Days
- Trip Grade: Easy
- Mode of accommodation: Resort
- Type of Transportation: Standard to Deluxe Car, Van, Hyace, Sutlej and Land cruiser as per the group size
- Group Size: Minimum 01, Maximum 40, and Average 16
- Activity: Sightseeing, Cultural tours, Bird watching and Jungle activities
- Hotel Category: Standard Resort
- Meals Provided: 2 Breakfasts, 2 Lunch and 2 Dinners
- Starring Point: Kathmandu
- Ending Point: Kathmandu
- Important habitat for a variety of wildlife
- Junction for several migratory species
- Home of more 280 different spicies of birds including ducks, ibis, storks, egrets and herons, as well as the endangered swamp partridges and Bengal floricans
- Home for Wild water buffalo, blue cows, various species of deer, Gangetic dolphins and gharial crocodiles
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- What is Tea House Trek?
- What is Camping Trek?
- Do I require the previous experience to go for this trek?
- Is there any arrangement made for emergency?
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- What do I need to prepare for the trek?
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Nepal »Wildlife Safari »Koshi Tappu -Bird Watching Tours -05 Days
Koshi Tappu -Bird Watching Tours -05 Days
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At Chitwan and Bardia, you may encounter rare and endangered animals such as the one-horned rhinoceros and Royal Bengal tiger. Other species that can be found in the parks are wild elephants, sloth bears, several species of deer, leopards and langur and rhesus monkeys. Gharial and marsh mugger crocodiles and the freshwater Gangetic dolphins also inhabit the rivers. Koshi Tappu, in particular, is a bird watchers paradise, where hundreds of different species of water birds have been recorded.
The Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve covers an area of 175 sq km and is in the eastern Terai region of Nepal. It lies on the flood plains of the Sapt Koshi and is for the most part, enclosed within the 8 meter high embankments of the Koshi Barrage, which has been designed to minimise the destructive annual floods. It is a beautiful and fascinating aquatic environment and is home to an astonishing variety of water birds that flock to its ponds full of flowering plants.
From Kathmandu, the Reserve is about a 10 hour, 450 km drive along the Mahendra Highway. It is also possible to fly to Biratnagar, from where it is a 50km journey by road.
The reserve provides an important habitat for a variety of wildlife but, in particular, water birds, including several migratory species such as the sarus crane from Siberia. In all, a total of 280 different species of birds have been recorded and these include many varieties of ducks, ibis, storks, egrets and herons, as well as the endangered swamp partridges and Bengal floricans.
Koshi Tappu is also home to the last surviving population of wild water buffalo and its other inhabitants include blue cows, various species of deer, Gangetic dolphins and gharial crocodiles.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Fly to Biratnagar and drive to Koshi Tappu.
Day 03: Jungle Activities
Day 04: Drive back to Biratnagar and fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 05: Final Departure
- Airport pick-up and drop service
- Full board basis Package
- All transportation costs according to itinerary
- Experienced sightseeing guide
- All applicable tourist entrance fees
- Applicable airfares as per the itinerary
- Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal
- International Airfare
- Emergency Rescue evacuation
- Tipping (Tip)
- Bar bills & beverage
- Other personal expenses
- Any other expenses not mentioned in the 'Cost Includes' section above
Clothing and equipments Accessories for Koshi Tappu -Bird Watching Tours
The equipments and clothing list below for Wildlife Safari. Please note that most of the items are easily available for buying or renting in Nepal and you are suggested not to bring unnecessary items with you.
Day sack to carry personal goods
Personal medicines and first aid kit
water bottle and iodine tablets
Torch (better head torch)
Camera and extra batteries
toiletries and towel
compass, binoculars, altimeters,
Playing cards , books, guide book
Clothing and equipments Accessories for Tea House and Camping Treks
The equipments and clothing list below is for a relatively longer trek involving a cold high altitude destination in Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan. If you are doing a short trek to a relatively lower altitude you may not need all these. The list below is for a guideline alone, you may have your own check list as well. Duffle Bag and a good sleeping bag will by provided by Marron Treks P.Ltd, which you should return after completion of your trip. Please note that most of the trekking items are easily available for buying or renting in Nepal and you are suggested not to bring unnecessary items with you.
- Cap for sun protection during trek
- sunscreen lotion/sun balm
- T-shirts and long sleeved shirts
- fleece or thermal shirts for colder areas
- fleece jumper/sweaters
- Down jacket
- wind /water proof outer garment
For leg and hand
- Casual troussers for walking
- Water proof trouser
- Thermal legging for colder areas
- Hand gloves
Trekking Shoes For foot
- woolen and cotton socks
- Trainer or casual shoes
- Waterproof hiking boot
- Gaiter for rain and snow
- Day sack to carry personal goods
- Personal medicines and first aid kit
- water bottle and iodine tablets
- Torch (better head torch)
- Camera and extra batteries
- toiletries and towel
- Large handkerchief
- compass, binoculars, altimeters,
- Playing cards , books, guide book
For Peak climbing we suggest the following gears except above mentioned accessories.
Suggested Climbing Gear
- Climbing boots, Crampons.
- Ice axe, Harness.
- Rock pegs, Helmet (crash hat).
- Warm climbing trousers, Long cotton hiking shirts.
- Waterproof climbing jacket, Gaiters.
- Sun hat, Light cotton athletic socks and wool.
- Climbing socks, long sleeved cotton/woolen shirts.
- T-shirts, Wool long underwear.
- Down high altitude, Sleeping bag.
- Down jacket/ trousers/vest, climbing sunglasses.
- Sunscreen, Lip salve.
- Lightweight fleece, Fleece/wool for climbing.
- Head torch /batteries/bulbs, Lightweight thermal/ insulated ski gloves.
Please do write us at firstname.lastname@example.org for furthermore information except those mentioned in above.