Floodplains of Sapta Koshi River. Koshi tappu jungle safari covers the vast expanse Koshi River with its blue waters and lush jungle areas on both sides. It is  a popular safari destination located in eastern part of Nepal and one of the finest birding sites in Asia. It is considered as the major attraction of the safari. The Koshi Tappu wildlife reserve attracts a large number of migratory birds. It is the main habitat of Arna (wild water buffalo). Bird watchers arrive here in search of the beautiful Bengal florican and the flamboyant Sarus cranes. More than 440 species of birds have been recorded here, including those that arrive from Siberia and Tibet around November to February.

The reserve is named after the biggest river of Nepal, the Koshi. The Koshi Tappu wildlife camp makes an exciting alternative destination for visitors who have already visited Chitwan National Park or Bardia National Park. Koshi tappu wildlife reserve is the bird's watchers paradise. Globally threatened species occurring in this area include Black-necked Stork, Greater Adjutant Stork, Lesser Adjutant Stork, Baer's Pochard, Red-necked Falcon, Bengal Florican, Great stone Plover, Black-bellied Tern, Dusky Eagle Owl, Swamp Francolin, Marsh Warbler, etc. Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve is accessible by bus, air, surface and Sunkoshi rafting. Koshi tappu is the only Ramsar Site (a wetland of international significance) in Nepal. More than half of Nepal's birds are recorded from Koshi Tappu! Makalu, the world's fifth highest mountain (8,463m), can be seen on a clear day.

We operate Koshi Tappu jungle safari package according to your desire there are 2 nights 3 Days, 3 nights 4 Days, and 4 nights 5 Days safari packages available with us. Choose the perfect safari package, Nepal. Best season for Koshi Tappu jungle safari are beginning of March to end of May and the beginning of September to end of December. You can choose the package and see details itineraries about Koshi Tappu jungle safari which is given below then enjoy Koshi Tappu jungle safari trip as per your desire and duration of the holidays. Koshi Tappu Safari offers spectacular views of natural wilderness. If the given safari trip is not suitable for you, we design another itinerary according to your desire, if you need more detail about Koshi Tappu jungle safari fell free to contact us.

Trip Itinerary

Day 01: Flight from to Biratnagar. Arrive Biratnagar Airport, meet and drive to Koshi Tappu wildlife camp.
13.00: Lunch time
15.00: Birding in the nearby surrounding of the park.
19.00: Dinner time

Day 02: Wake up early in the morning around 5/6 o'clock
6.00: Morning walk within near vicinity
8.00: Breakfast time
9.00: Start Raft boat ride on sapta Koshi River with naturalist to view some of the water birds, water 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 views birds and fresh water dolphins. Late afternoon return to the camp 19.00: Dinner time

Day 03: Wake up early in the morning around 5/6 o'clock
6.00: Morning walk within near Vicinity
8.00: Breakfast
9.00: Departure to Biratnagar Airport or For the 03 nights
9.00: Birding all along the dam of the Koshi River and the area of pink tower crossing the Koshi barrage. We have picnic lunch at the pink tower. Late afternoon return to the camp looking for some more birds.
19.00: Dinner time

Day 04: Wake up early in the morning around 5/6 o'clock
6.00: More bird watching into the jungle
8.00: Breakfast time
9.00: Departure to Biratnagar Airport and Flight to Kathmandu.

Cost included

  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis
  • All meal ( Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Jungle program as mention in Itinerary
  • English speaking nature guide
  • National park fee.
  • All government Tax
  • Both way transportation by tourist bus or flight Biratnagar from Kathmandu.

Cost Exclude

  • Personal Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses like: bar bill, tips and others.
  • Program other than mentioned in itinerary.
  • Tipping for staff.

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