Koshi Tappu Wildlife Camp, set up in 1993, was the first luxury camp in this wildlife Reserve. It was set up primarily for bird watchers. The camp is ideal for all nature lovers seeking peace within a paradise of nature. Koshi Tappu safari covers the vast expanse Koshi River with its blue waters and lush jungle areas on both sides. Its considered as the major attraction of the safari. The forest is the homeland of wild buffaloes, hog deer, wild boar, spotted deer, blue bell and jackals. The vegetation of this area is mainly tall khar-pater grassland with dew patches of Khair-sissoo scrub forest and deciduous mixed river line jungle.
You can explore the forest of Koshi Tappu safari riding on elephant back. Here you will see the hattisar (elephant stable) where elephant breed regularly and which is one of few such facilities in Asia. During the Koshi Tappu Safari at dusk and dawn time you will see many varieties of birds and animals sitting along the river. The best place to watch the bird species is the Barrage, downstream of the river.
Koshi Tappu Jungle Safari Itinerary
Day 01. Arrive at Kathmandu transfer to Hotel
Day 02. Flight from kathmandu to Biratnagar., met by or representative & drive to Koshi Tappu wildlife Reserve have a lunch and bird watching tour.
Day 03. Wake up call(5;30am), Morning nature walk within near vicinity(6:00am), Breakfast(8:00am), Start Raft boat ride on Sapta Koshi River with naturalist to view some of the water birds, water(9:00am): 9:00AM: buffaloes, dolphins and various water habitats. End boat trip by the banks of the 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.
Day 04. Wake up call, Morning nature walks within near Vicinity(6:00am), Breakfast (8:00am) and departure to kathmandu.
Day 05. Transfer to international airport for your final flight departure.