Parsa Wildlife Reserve Jungle Safari - 2 Night/ 3 Days
Parsa Wildlife Reserve Safari is a rare opportunity to experience the nature and culture of Nepal’s Terai, Spread over parts of Chitwan, Makawanpur, Parsa and Bara districts, a considerable part of the Churia Hills of Central Nepal also falls in this region lending it an air of a more diverse terrain. The vegetation is tropical and sub tropical mostly covered with Sal forests, while the hills are covered with Chir pine. Khair, Sissoo and silk cotton are found along water areas.
Parsa jungle safari provides good habitat fur animals like wild elephant, tiger, leopard, sloth bear, Gaur, blue bull and wild dog. Other common animals in the reserve are Sambar, Chital, hog deer, barking deer, Langur monkey, rhesus macaques, striped hyena, rat, pal, and civet and jungle cat. There are 527 species of birds found in the reserve, one being the endangered great horn bill gourd in certain parts of the forest. Other bird species include peafowl, red jungle fowl, flycatchers and woodpeckers. Birds and animals apart the reserve also habitats snakes Lide king cobra, common cobra, Krait, rat snake and python.
Parsa Wildlife Reserve is one of the easiest places to reach. The reserve headquarter Adhabar is eight-hour drive from the capital city and falls on the East-West Mahendra Highway. Another option is to fly to Simra in Bara district, from where the reserve headquarters is only seven kilometers away.
Outline Itinerary of Parsa Wildlife Reserve
- Day 01: Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport & transfer to Chitwan.
- Day 02: Full day Wildlife Activities inside Reserve including Canoe, Jungle Walk, Elephant Safari, Culture program etc.
- Day 03: Morning Bird watching and after breakfast departure from Parsa Reserve.