Kathmandu Tour Chitwan Safari
Kathmandu and Chitwan Tour Package
Kathmandu and Chitwan Tour
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Kathmandu and Chitwan Tour

Personalized Adventures
Duration7 Days
Trip GradeEasy
Maximum Altitude1,345m
Group Size1-14
Travel StyleCity Tour and Safari
Best TimeRound the year

Start your unforgettable 7-day journey combining the rich cultural heritage of Kathmandu Valley with the exhilarating wildlife adventures of Chitwan National Park. Your tour begins in the vibrant capital of Nepal, where you'll explore several UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including the iconic Pashupatinath Temple, the serene Swoyambhunath (also known as the Monkey Temple), and the majestic Bouddhanath Stupa. Wander through the historic cities of Bhaktapur and Patan, marveling at their well-preserved architecture and cultural treasures.

From Kathmandu, your journey takes you to Chitwan National Park, often called the 'heart of the jungle.' This renowned park, the first national park of Nepal and a UNESCO World Heritage Site is home to over 700 species of wildlife, including the rare One-Horned Rhino and the majestic Royal Bengal Tiger. Bird watchers will be delighted with the park's impressive list of over 500 bird species.

In Chitwan, immerse yourself in various jungle safari activities, experiencing the rich biodiversity of the sub-tropical jungles. After an exhilarating wildlife experience, you'll return to Kathmandu to conclude your tour with a final flight back to your home country.

This 7-day Kathmandu and Chitwan Tour blends cultural exploration with thrilling wildlife encounters, offering an enriching and memorable Nepalese adventure.

Major Highlights of the Kathmandu and Chitwan Tour

  • Explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu: Visit historic landmarks like Pashupatinath Temple, Swoyambhunath, and Bouddhanath Stupa.
  • Wildlife Safari in Chitwan National Park: Discover diverse wildlife, including the One-Horned Rhino and Royal Bengal Tiger in Nepal’s premier national park.
  • Bird Watching in Chitwan: Spot over 500 bird species in the rich biodiversity of Chitwan National Park.
  • Cultural Immersion in Nepal: Experience the vibrant cultures, traditions, and lifestyles of Nepalese communities.
  • Adventure Activities in Chitwan: Enjoy thrilling activities like jungle safaris, canoe rides, and elephant tours in Chitwan.
  • Architectural Marvels in Kathmandu and Patan: Admire the stunning architecture, craft works, and traditional handicrafts in historic cities.
  • Learn About Tharu Culture: Understand the unique culture and traditions of the Tharu people in Chitwan.

How Much Does the Kathmandu Chitwan Tour Cost?

The cost of the Kathmandu Chitwan Tour varies based on the type of services you choose and the size of your group. At Recreation Holidays, we understand that every traveler has unique needs and preferences, so we tailor each trip to suit your requirements.

Get ready for a remarkable journey tailored to your preferences, whether you're looking for an affordable adventure or a luxurious retreat. Let us handle all the planning and logistics, ensuring that your dream vacation becomes a reality effortlessly. Focus on creating unforgettable memories while we take care of the rest, making your experience truly remarkable.

Experience the Kathmandu Chitwan Tour in Autumn (Sept – Nov)

Choosing a Kathmandu Chitwan Tour during the autumn season is an excellent decision. This time of year, Nepal enjoys clear skies, mild temperatures, and lush greenery, making it one of the most delightful and popular times for tourism. The weather is perfectly balanced, neither too hot nor too cold, creating ideal conditions for trekking and outdoor activities. Autumn offers breathtaking views of the Himalayan Mountains, with dry and clean air enhancing visibility. The landscapes are alive with vibrant colors, featuring golden fields and rich forests. Additionally, significant festivals like Dashain and Tihar take place during this period, offering a deep dive into Nepalese culture. Autumn in Nepal offers a perfect blend of favorable weather and stunning scenery, making it ideal for trekking, cultural experiences, and nature appreciation.

Discover Kathmandu Chitwan Tour in Winter (Dec – Feb)

A Kathmandu Chitwan Tour during the winter season provides a unique and captivating experience amidst Nepal's chilly yet enchanting landscapes. Visitors can explore the historical and cultural wonders of Kathmandu in a cool and crisp atmosphere. The winter months bring a refreshing clarity to the air, offering stunning views of the surrounding Himalayan peaks. As you journey to Chitwan, known for its lush national parks, the winter ambiance adds a serene charm to the greenery. The combination of cultural exploration in Kathmandu and the natural wonders of Chitwan during the winter months creates a memorable tour. The crisp air and quieter surroundings amplify the beauty of Nepal's diverse attractions.

Experience the Kathmandu Chitwan Tour in Spring (March-May)

Taking a Kathmandu Chitwan Tour during the spring season unveils a mesmerizing journey through Nepal's captivating landscapes. Kathmandu greets visitors with mild temperatures and vibrant colors as flowers bloom, adding a lively touch to historical and cultural sites. The delightful weather enhances the experience of visiting ancient temples and lively markets. Moving towards Chitwan, the landscape transforms into a lush paradise during spring. National parks burst with life, providing a splendid backdrop for wildlife encounters. The spring season enhances the allure of safari adventures, creating unforgettable experiences. A Kathmandu Chitwan Tour in spring is a harmonious blend of cultural immersion and natural wonders, leaving travelers with cherished memories of Nepal's enchanting charm.

Explore Kathmandu Chitwan Tour in Monsoon (Jun – Aug)

A Kathmandu Chitwan Tour during the monsoon season offers unique experiences along with some challenges. The verdant scenery is at its peak during the monsoon, despite frequent heavy rains that can interfere with outdoor activities and trekking. The Himalayas are often obscured by clouds, limiting visibility. However, this season offers a more tranquil and less crowded experience at popular tourist sites, providing opportunities for more personal cultural exploration. It's essential to be prepared for rain and to choose accommodations that offer comfort and relaxation during frequent rainstorms. While it may not be the best time for certain outdoor activities, a monsoon tour can still provide a distinct perspective on Nepal's natural beauty and culture, all while enjoying the comforts of luxurious accommodations.

ItineraryExpand All

Welcome to Nepal! Upon landing at Tribhuvan International Airport, a friendly representative from Recreation Holidays will greet you and accompany you to your hotel. After settling in, enjoy a welcome dinner and get an overview of the exciting Kathmandu Chitwan Tour ahead. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Max Altitude: 1,345mAccommodation: Hotel

Enjoy a hearty breakfast to kickstart your day before embarking on a guided exploration of Kathmandu. Accompanied by an experienced, English-speaking guide, visit prominent UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as the grand Kathmandu Durbar Square, the holy Pashupatinath Temple, the peaceful Swayambhunath Stupa, and the impressive Boudhanath Stupa. Absorb the rich history and cultural tapestry of the city. After an eventful day of sightseeing, return to your hotel for a relaxing night.

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Today, venture to the historic cities of Bhaktapur and Patan. In Bhaktapur, visit the impressive Durbar Square, known for its medieval architecture and vibrant local crafts. In Patan, explore the beautiful Durbar Square, with its ancient palaces, temples, and exquisite handicrafts. Learn about the cultural significance and history of these cities. Return to Kathmandu for an overnight stay at your hotel.

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Depart for Chitwan, traveling along the scenic Prithvi Highway. Enjoy picturesque views of traditional villages, terraced fields, and lush landscapes. Upon arrival in Sauraha, experience an engaging Tharu cultural performance and savor a traditional Nepali dinner by candlelight. Overnight stay in Sauraha.

Travel Time: Approximately 6-7 hours by road

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After breakfast by the Rapti River, embark on an exciting jungle safari in Chitwan National Park. Take a jeep ride through the forest to spot diverse wildlife, including one-horned rhinos, Bengal tigers, deer, and various bird species. Participate in activities like elephant bathing and, for the adventurous, canoeing. Visit the crocodile and elephant breeding centers. Overnight stay in Chitwan.

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Start the morning with an optional jungle walk or bird-watching session to enjoy the serene early hours and observe local wildlife. After breakfast, pack up and begin your journey back to Kathmandu. Depending on your preference, you can travel by road or by air. Reflect on your wildlife adventures and enjoy the drive or flight back to the capital. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.

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Your memorable adventure in Nepal concludes today. You'll be escorted to Tribhuvan International Airport for your departure. Please ensure you arrive at the airport at least three hours before your flight.

This itinerary offers a rich blend of cultural and natural experiences, showcasing some of Nepal’s most captivating sites. For any customizations or additional activities, please feel free to contact us.

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Trip Service Details
  • Airport and hotel transfers
  • Four nights' stay in a Kathmandu Hotel (BB)
  • Two nights' twin-sharing accommodation in Chitwan, including all meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • All jungle safari activities in Chitwan
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • Comfortable private vehicle for transportation
  • Knowledgeable, English-speaking local tour guide
  • Nepal visa charges
  • Your International flight tickets
  • lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Entry fees for heritage sites
  • Extra accommodation beyond the outlined itinerary
  • Fees for excess luggage
  • Personal expenditures
  • Travel insurance coverage
  • Tips for guides
Additional Info

Food and Drinks on the Kathmandu Chitwan Tour

During your Kathmandu Chitwan Tour, you will enjoy a variety of delicious foods and drinks for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotels where you will stay offer a diverse menu featuring Nepali, Chinese, Mexican, American, Indian, Italian, and other international cuisines. You can select dishes that suit your taste and preferences. All meals and beverages are prepared with fresh, hygienic ingredients and served with warm hospitality and excellent service.

Hotels and Accommodations on the Kathmandu Chitwan Tour

You will stay in excellent 3-star hotels in Kathmandu and Chitwan, providing top-notch services and amenities. These include hot showers, comfortable beds, clean bathrooms, dining rooms, bars, delicious food, WiFi, swimming pools, and more. For an additional charge, you can upgrade your stay to a luxurious 5-star hotels, ensuring an even more comfortable and enjoyable experience.

Insurance for Your Kathmandu Chitwan Tour

Comprehensive travel insurance is crucial for a worry-free and enjoyable Kathmandu Chitwan Tour. This insurance should cover medical emergencies, trip cancellations or interruptions, and loss of personal belongings. As your journey includes exciting outdoor activities and wildlife encounters in Chitwan, it's essential to have coverage for potential risks associated with adventure and safari experiences. Travel insurance offers peace of mind, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the cultural and natural wonders of Nepal, knowing you are protected against unforeseen circumstances

Packing List for the Kathmandu Chitwan Tour

Packing appropriately for the Kathmandu Chitwan Tour is essential to ensure your trip is safe and comfortable. Here is a list of recommended items to bring, considering the season and weather conditions:

  • Sun hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, moisturizer, lip balm, and other creams
  • Clothing suitable for the weather
  • Cotton t-shirts, waterproof jacket, down jacket, cotton pants, trousers, and comfortable shoes
  • Gloves, scarf, socks, towel, and face wipes
  • Cell phones and camera
  • Important documents and extra money
  • First aid kit

By packing these items, you'll be well-prepared to enjoy all the activities and experiences of your Kathmandu Chitwan Tour.


During your Kathmandu Chitwan Tour, you'll stay in comfortable 3-star hotels in both Kathmandu and Chitwan. These hotels offer amenities such as hot showers, cozy beds, clean bathrooms, dining facilities, bars, WiFi, and swimming pools. For an extra fee, you can upgrade to luxurious 5-star hotels, ensuring a more opulent stay.

Yes, the Kathmandu Chitwan Tour is perfect for families. The tour includes cultural and natural attractions suitable for all ages, making it safe and enjoyable for children, adults, and elderly family members. Families can explore stunning sites and relax in the serene nature of Nepal together.

Packing appropriately for the season is crucial. Essential items include a sun hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, moisturizer, lip balm, cotton t-shirts, a waterproof jacket, a down jacket, cotton pants, comfortable shoes, gloves, a scarf, socks, a towel, face wipes, a cell phone, a camera, important documents, extra money, and a first aid kit. This packing list ensures you're prepared for various weather conditions and activities.

The tour includes comfortable transportation in private vehicles, jeeps, or flights, as specified in the itinerary. From your arrival at the airport to your departure, we ensure smooth and comfortable travel experiences, making your journey hassle-free.

Recreation Holidays P. Ltd. is a professional and well-organized travel and adventure agency in Nepal. We offer high-quality services at competitive prices, including comfortable transportation, experienced guides, top-notch hotels, and exceptional customer service. Our goal is to make your Kathmandu Chitwan Tour enjoyable, comfortable, and unforgettable from start to finish.

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