Nepal is a paradise for bird lovers! With the big variations in landscape, altitude and climate, Nepal offers a wide range of different species. But not only that, as Nepal also burst of culture, interesting sights and experience we have included it all into the mixture of adventures!
Did you know? Did you know that there are about 850 different species of birds in Nepal? That counts for about 10% of the world total, in only a small piece of land!
There will be time for adventure, some relaxation at beautiful resorts and a dip into the local culture.
So, enjoy some of the best birding spots in Nepal. Spiced up with many of the best highlights that Nepal has to offer!
In Kathmandu valley alone there are over 500 different species. Spend a day in Shivapuri National Park and Phuchowki with Godavari. These are two stunning areas for bird watching in the valley. After Kathmandu you travel to Chitwan National Park in the Terai area with a different variety of birds. Do exciting jungle activities as you look out for the birds!
This experience also includes some soft adventure, do a short hike to Upardhangadi where you will stay for a couple of nights at a homestay. Natural surroundings, where the birds come to you!
You will end your birding at a beautiful resort where you can rest and enjoy the pool. The experience ends in Kathmandu with a tour to the local market, and an opportunity to learn to cook like a local. The last evening is spent together with our local host, sharing experiences over a Nepali dinner.
Location: Kathmandu Valley, Pulchwoki, Shivapuri, Chitwan, Upardhangadi, Kurintar, Kathmandu.
Best time to travel: September – May.
Recommended stay: Between 12– 14 days.
Suitable for how many people: From two to ten people.
Where you will stay: Guesthouses, hotels, homestays, resort. Standard can vary on your request.
Activities you can do: Bird watching with a professional birding expert, sightseeing tours in Kathmandu, jungle activities in Chitwan National Park, 3- days hike (or longer) and some relax-time at resorts.