Nepal is blessed with a vast array of exceptionally rich bird life with total of over 850 species recorded . A diverse topography and climate has resulted in a variety of habitats within the country, which are home to over 8% of the world’s total bird population.Nepal is a paradise for the birdwatcher. From the lowland jungle of the Terrai and the Koshi Tappu barrage through dense rhododendron and Oak forest of the middle hills to the windswept plateaus of the high Himalaya. There is always something to keep one twitching.

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Chitwan National Park is synonymous with some of the most rewarding and stimulating wildlife activities in Nepal. The park is approximately 1,000 sq. km. of sub-tropical lowland jungle, five hours by road from Kathmandu or a 25 minute flight. It is home to a multitude of wild animals including the Royal Bengal tiger and the endangered one horned Rhinoceros, native to Nepal of which there are less than 1,500 surviving. There have also been more than 420 species of birds recorded inside the park.

Most of our jungle itineraries include a stay at a lodge within the park of which there are only six. The accommodation is normally in double attached cottage style rooms. A typical package is based on a two night / three days stay. Activities include elephant safaris, canoeing, bird watching and nature Tours conducted by resident professional guides and naturalists.

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Panchase Danda (hill) Birding Trek – 9 days

Panchase, a moderate hilltop in west of Pokhara, is the best destination for experiencing the bird watching with the opportunity to view the green nature and snow-capped mountains with our nature guide. Rich in flora and fauna, the area hosts numerous species of wild forest of rhododendron, herbal plants with several species of birds, butterflies and other animals.
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Kathmandu Valley Birding Tour – 5 days

Kathmandu, one of the top travel destinations around the world is the most popular site for bird watching. The surrounding hills and flora serve as nesting sites for many species of birds. Kathmandu is the paradise for bird watching. The beautiful hills of Kathmandu Valley rich in the diverse range of ecology and vegetation are the excellent habitat for birds to thrive. Phulchoki, Shivapuri National Park and Nagarjun Hillside are the main sites for bird watching around Kathmandu Valley.
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Nepal Golden Triangle Birding Tour – 9 days

9 Days Nepal Golden Triangle Birding Tour is a special package designed by Nature Trail for those who want to explore and witness the birds activities with the green lushy vegetation of hilly areas as well as sub-tropical region of terai. During the tour, you will have opportunity to see some migratory and resident birds in Kathmandu and Chitwan National Park.
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Lowland Nepal Bird watching Tour – 9 days

The lowland region of Nepal are the best habitat for resident and migratory birds of diffrent species. The National parks, lakes, rivers, wetlands and mountains are the best places for watching the birds and nature walking. Country’s two premier wildlife reserve – Chitwan National park and Koshi Tappu Wildlife reserve along with the forested hills of Kathmandu valley are the finest bird watching sites in Nepal.
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Charm of West – Bird watching Tour -9 days

Charm of West Bird Watching Tour is the special birding holiday package taking you to the Kathmandu, Chitwan National Park and Bardia National Park where you will experience an extraordinary flora and fauna exploration with the nature trail walking. In kathmandu, there are green hilltop that are the best habitat for resident birds whereas in terai region, the dense forest allow the resident as well as migratory birds to shelter.
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Godawari Birdwatching tour – 1 day

Situated 18km south east of Kathmandu city, Godavari is the most popular place for bird watching in Kathmandu valley. Godavari, at the base of Phulchoki hill, around 100 species of birds are recorded to date around the Royal Botanical Garden including Babblers warblers, tits, thrushes, minivets, woodpeckers, eagles and many other migratory birds.
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Shivapuri & Godawari Birdwatching – 2 days

Shivapuri and Godawari are the two verdan places for bird watching in Kathmandu Valley. Shivapuri is the government protected area where you can see more than 500 species of birds including resident and migratory birds. The bird watching area is about 11 km north of the Kathmandu where you can see blue magpies, kalij pheasants and Bonellie’s eagles. Likewise another birding destination Godavari is situated 18km south east of Kathmandu city.
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Taudaha Lake and Pharping Bird Watching – 2 days

Taudaha Lake, situated 8 kms from Kathmandu city is the oldest lake in central Nepal popular for bird watching. Taudaha and Pharping, harbour a total 120 species of birds where birds have a large playground around the long stretched hill with forest area and near bagmati river. Taudaha is the ideal lake to see wild ducks and water birds where 40 different species of birds are found in the wetlands.
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Bird watching and Safari -3 days

Bird Watching and Safari is the special tour package designed to provide the opportunity to explore the resident and migratory birds of Terai region along with other endangered animals.
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Kaligandaki Valley Birding Trekking – 21 Days

Kaligandaki valley is a rewarding for bird watchers as this is the site of buzzing bird activity and home for different species of birds. The Blood Pheasant, vulnerable Cheer Pheasant and migratory species Demoiselle Cranes fly above Kali Gandaki River.
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The Trisuli is the most easily accessible river and most popular rafting river. Trips here are normally for one or two days.The river is easily reached from either Kathmandu or Pokhara. The trip can also be extended into the Royal Chitwan National Park.
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10
Mar

Joshua Simons and Katherine Burnett

England I would like to say a tremendous thank you for all of the support in making our visit to Nepal a tremendous success.
06
Jan

Sandar and Myint

Myanmar All in all we enjoyed our trek and their accompanies much and satisfied with your arrangement. Thank you.

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Nepal boasts over 800 species of birds, almost 8% of the world’s recorded population. This is not surprising, in a country which rises from near sea level in the Terai Region.

Clients Testimonials

10
Mar

Joshua Simons and Katherine Burnett

England I would like to say a tremendous thank you for all of the support in making our visit to Nepal a tremendous success.
06
Jan

Sandar and Myint

Myanmar All in all we enjoyed our trek and their accompanies much and satisfied with your arrangement. Thank you.