Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve, Dharan

#11 of 12 in Parks in Eastern Region
Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
The Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve is a protected area in the Terai of eastern Nepal covering 175 km2 (68 sq mi) of wetlands in the Sunsari, Saptari and Udayapur Districts. It comprises extensive mudflats, reed beds, and freshwater marshes in the floodplain of the Sapta Kosi River, and ranges in elevation from 75 to 81 m (246 to 266 ft). It was established in 1976 and designated as a Ramsar site in December 1987. It hosts Nepal's last remaining herd of the wild water buffalo (Bubalus arnee).
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  • koshi tappu wildlife reserve is lies the near by koshi river. they are saved animals and birds . i vist last time there  more »
  • Best place for bird watching in eastern Nepal. Wetland and different varieties of bird can be seen in season.  more »
  • Good sightseeing. Wild buffalo and deer can be seen grazing grass. Few elephant and a baby elephant in the camp site. Great morning and evening view. Sometimes wild elephant visit the area, seen blocking the roads. Famous for bird lovers.
  • Not many birds to see at this time. To see some wild buffaloes. Very nice is the nature and the riverbed. It gives some watchtowers. Nice view there into the nature. A peaceful place. I am German and on motobiketour in Northeast-India and Eastnepal.

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