Bardia Jungle safari tour is another popular jungle safari tour in Nepal. The Bardia national park is located in the mid far western Terai region of Nepal and covers 968 sq. km and it is 585 km a way from Kathmandu. The Bardia national park is the largest and most undisturbed expanse of wilderness in southern Nepal. Although the largest park it is least explored by foreign tourists cause of being quite far from central Nepal.
About the 70% land of the Bardia National park is covered with Sal jungle and the remaining 30% is a mixture of grassland and savannah forest. The park headquarter is located at Thakurdwara and is surrounded by idyllic villages and fields inhabited by an indigenous ethnic group, the Tharu. The Bardia national park became a conservation area in 1976 AD and attained national park status in 1988 AD, Presently, a plan is being considered to further expand the park both north and eastwards. Conservation is a strong theme within Bardia, the park as well providing a home habitat for many species also provides an ideal environment for the study of wildlife in Nepal.
Bardia national park has more than thirty different mammals, over two hundred species of bird and many snakes, lizards and fish. Both resident and migratory birds can be found within the park boundaries. Bardia National Park is home to 19 of Nepal’s 39 legally protected species which include the One-horned Rhinoceros, wild Asian Elephant, Bengali Tiger, Swamp Deer, Black Buck Antelope, Gangetic Dolphin and Gharial Crocodile. Endangered birds include the Bengal Florican, the Silver-eared Mesia and the Sarus Crane are also in Bardia.
You can reach Bardia by flight from Kathmandu to Nepalganj as there are regular flights to Nepalgunj (nearest airport) from Kathmandu. Once you reach at Nepalganj airport, our representative welcome you and transfer you by private vehicle to the park which is very scenic.
Our Bardia Jungle safari tour is for 4 days that includes flights from Kathmandu – Nepalganj – Kathmandu however if you have limited days then we can also arrange the tour for 3 days or if you want to explore more in the park then we can also offer 5 days tour to Bardia national park. The Bardia jungle safari tour is best tour is best extended tour after some trekking in Nepal like Everest base camp trek or Langtang circuit trek.