Chitwan National Park, Sauraha

#1 of 15 in Nature in Central Region
Must see · World heritage site · National Park · Nature / Park
Explore Nepal's first national park at Chitwan National Park, a sprawling, World Heritage-listed wildlife conservancy. The area served as hunting grounds for Nepal's ruling class in the 19th century and for many years in the mid-20th century saw egregious poaching. The park now covers 932 sq km (360 sq mi), is home to over 700 species of wildlife, and contains several conservation projects within its boundaries, including for Bengal tigers, rhinoceroses, and gharial crocodiles. Look into the various lodging and guided tour opportunities on the premises, as well as the museum and Hindu religious site near its headquarters. Use our Sauraha trip maker app to add Chitwan National Park and other attractions to your Sauraha vacation plans.
Create an itinerary including Chitwan National Park

Chitwan National Park reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
556 reviews
  • The experience of getting so close to the animals was amazing, i was bumped around by a demanding baby elephant, how amazing, while i was warned away from an adult that was chained to the ground i...  more »
  • The Chitwan National Park offers a variety of flora and fauna. Do not miss the jeep safari and especially the elephant safari. We were lucky to see a few rhinos, Gharial crocodiles, peacock, wild...  more »
  • One of the must visit site in Nepal. With elephant safari, jeep safari, boat ride, canoeing available as a means to explore the national park and its valuable and rare vegetation and animals, the time and moments I share with this wonderful place will linger forever in my mind. I will be back here soon again to do some unfinished business ✌
  • Must visit place in Nepal. If you like safari must go place. They have rare species, awesome different kinds of lots of birds, and so many other wildlife. Elephant soccer, world's only elephant polo etc and many other interesting events are held there. Boat ride, elephant or jeep safari are available. Nice resorts and hotels are available nearby. Enjoy your visit.

Plan your trip to Sauraha

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.