Bardia National Park is one of the best habitat of Royal Bengla Tiger where the number of tiger increased dramatically. As per latest survey there are total 50 adult tigers 6 teen tiger and 25 cubs which make the total number 81.
Survey was done 3 years before where the number of tiger was only 50. The survey report was released today by Chief District Officer Bishnu Bahadur Thapa.
Animals are fighting for their lives every day in every country around the globe. Kept on chain, enslaved for personal use or entertainment of so called literate people, and beaten are some of the cause of animal abuse. Often in Chitwan National park elephants are forced to work up-to 14 HRS a day. Forcing to work for hours and hours with rest case the Tuberculosis in elephant but now it has been transmitted to one Horn Rhino too which has been proved by researcher how. They are misbehaved, bitten by rod in head cruelty. If you are planning to visit Chitwan National Park than you can see elephant abuse in 3 different places.
Privately owned Elephants
There are around 100 private elephants in Chitwan national park that are used for wildlife safari in park. Often elephant are beaten brutally in the stable. Elephant are forced to work for hours to entertain people. Elephant are chained in elephant stable. We can see tears in the eye of elephant and often they roar loudly in the stable.
Elephant Breeding Center
Elephant is breeding center are chained and they are not given freedom where electric they are kept in small section. Elephant are forced to work for the government purpose like patrolling national park, carrying woods and other many works. Male elephant form the national park comes in the breeding center to impregnate the female elephant. They are chained so they can’t move during this act.
Elephant bathing are done in the bank of Rapti River daily to entertain guest. People used to sit in the back of the elephant where elephant are forced to spray water by the trunk for the people who are sitting in back of it which are repeated frequently. Elephant looks very distressed during this act. If the elephant didn’t perform the act according to the wish of mahout than they are beaten brutally by rod in the head.
The work of Shuklaphanta Swamp Deer relocating to Bardia has been started from Sunday however they are not getting success to catch anyone. As decision of Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation on October this year 5 male & 5 female are going to shifted from Shuklaphanta to Bardia which might takes a week.
6 elephant and 40 crew member are mobilized to capture Swamp deer. Net and dart technique are used to capture Reindeer. There are already 100 Swamp deer in Bardia however their number could not increased so this relocation decision is taken. Relocated Swamp deer will be mixed with the remaining group in Bardia.
Relocation is taken as the preservation of wildlife, if some flue goes viral in wild animal than other location animal will be saved so this is a act of preservation as per government official. As per last year census there are approx 2300 Swamp deer in Shuklaphant Wildlife Reserve.
We tell you best way to see a Royal Bengal Tiger in Bardia National Park. If you are planning to visit Bardia to encounter tiger live in front of your eyes than it is the best national park in Nepal compared to other national park like Chitwan National Park. Often Tigers in the summer season are seen at watering holes in Bardia however there is not 100 % guarantee of seeing it. Encountering tigers might take few days so we recommend our guest to come with open date of departure instead of fixed date.
Our local nature guide are experts of this activities so they properly know where we can find tiger in Bardia National Park. Often we do jungle walk to encounter tiger in Bardia and wait for the tigers to come in watering holes for water where the view of tiger is amazing. We request our guest to follow the instruction of our nature guide strictly. Many times guests are attacked by tiger so be careful during you trip. Tiger are very protective of their child so if they feel the threaten for your side than it attacks.
Instead of running along in the jungle to get rid of tiger is not the recommended option. Being on group with sticks is the best way to threat tiger from being attacking. The other way is climbing a tree so always listen the instruction of guide being before in national park.
Wildlife Safari Bardia offers Tiger Tracking Package, Please find the different kinds of Tiger Tracking Package below:
Planning to visit Chitwan National Park, here goes the 15 reasons to visit Chitwan National Park to make your visit fruitful. Below mention activities are top picks of Chitwan National Park.
Elephant Safari: Elephant Back Safari is one of the famous program in Chitwan national Park done by the guest. Elephant Safari is normally done in Tikauli Forest which is knows as Buffer Zone however it is attached with Chitwan National Park. During this Safari you will be encountered with several jungle animals i.e: Rhino, Deer, Monkey, Leopard, Wile bore, Royal Bengal Tiger( If you are lucky) and other many more. It is done around 1 HRS where you need to share a elephant for 4 adult or you can reserve it single however the cost will be payable directly in the location.
Jeep Safari: There will be dream of every guest to see the Royal Bengal Tiger once in their life. There are few ways to see it in the jungle, one of the best option to see it is Jeep Safari. Jeep Safari takes your into the wilderness of jungle and you will be exploring the jungle deeply. Lots of guest see Royal Bengal Tiger during this trip. Jeep Safari takes the time of 4 HRS in sharing and for reserve you can explore it from dawn till dusk.
Visit to 20 Thousand Lake: One of the best location for bird watching. 20 Thousand lake is registered as reserved wetland in Nepal. During your trip to 20 Thousand lake you can see many migrant birds and rhinos along with deer and tigers. Once you reach there than you find yourself in the lap of nature. The mesmerizing view of lake with the reflection of jungle in the water makes your day.
Canoe Ride: Canoe ride is done in Rapti river. During this trip you can see may birds, crocodiles, peacock dancing if you are lucky. Noise or birds and the splashing paddle sound makes your trip amazing.
Tharu Cultural Program: Tharu are the indigenous people who lives in lower belt of Nepal and Sauraha, Chitwan is part of it. Tharu culture program is one of the best option for them to save their culture and to present the culture among other which helps them to promote their cultural value. This program is done basically in a hall where people can accommodate approxly 200 once. If you are in a large group than hotel can arrange this program in the premise of hotel.
Elephant Breeding Center: Situated around 3 km far from Sauraha, this is the perfect destination for the kids. This is the first breeding center in Nepal of elephant where you can see the mother elephants along with their baby. Calf playing with each others will make your day.
Visit to Elephant Stable: Visit to Elephant Stable is itself a amazing activities you can enjoy in Chitwan. Elephant Stable is the place where you can find government elephant who are kept for the protection of National Park. If you want to visit this place than you need to be there either in morning or in afternoon. During day time elephants are taken inside national park for grazing.
Village Tour: Want to know about the Tharu lifestyle than this is the best opportunity. During this tour can will be explained about the lifestyle of tharu tribe. You can observe the lifestyle, food, living style of this indigenous tribe.
Tower Night Stay: Tower Night Stay is one of the unique program you can do in chitwan during you stay. There are different towers in different parts of the Park where you can enjoy you night. Basic living standard can be found there with basic toiletries. During you stay you can listen the live sound of the wild animals in the tower and different kinds of wild animals can be seen around tower in you stay.
Jungle Walk: Jungle Walk is the best way to explore the national park on foot. During this walk inside chitwan national park you can encounter different types of wild animals, different species of reptiles, different species of birds. Jungle walk is a walk escorted by Trained Nature guide.
Bird Watching: Bird Watching Chitwan is tour package of Birding in Chitwan National Park. During Bird Watching one can find more than 550 species of birds is Chitwan National Park. Chitwan National Park is one of the protected area in the regards of wildlife in Nepal. Approximately 160 species of birds come to Chitwan National Park every year in Autumn Season.
Sunset View: Sunser View with chilled beer in the bank of rapti river is the one of the best experience you can gain in chitwan. Canoe ride at dusk in rapti river is one of the best attraction. Rhinos roaming around bank of Rapti river is another attraction of the sunset view.
Village tour by Ox Cart: Normally village tour are done by walk however if you want the unique experience of Village tour than Village tour by Ox Cart is one of the unique experience you can have in chitwan. You will taken to different corner of Tharu village in this ride.
Crocodile Breeding Center: Crocodile breeding center is located in Kasara which is inside Chitwan National Park. Normally this is the part of Jeep Safari where you will be taken to Kasara and taken back to Sauraha. This is the first breeding center of Nepal where different species crocodiles are breaded and released in different rivers of Nepal which helps to increase the number of Crocodile.
Tharu Cultural Museum: Tharu cultural museum is opened to preserve the culture of Tharu tribe. Mostly you can find the tools of agriculture in the museum. Beside of this you can find the houses of tharu previously, living standard, clothes, food they eat and other minor minor this of this indigenous tribe.
Shifted Rhino from Chitwan National Park to Babai Valley, Bardia National Park gives birth to male calf today. Rhino has been shifted in late February. Id no 21010 is the rhino which gives birth of male baby rhino. Both mother rhino and the newly born baby rhino are in good health as per Assistance Warden Ashok Bhandari. To increase the number of rhino in Bardia, five rhino has been shifted in Babai Valley.
Wondering about best seasons to visit Bardia National Park, here we provide information about best time to visit Bardia National Park. If you planning to visit Bardia National Park than there are some few things better you know before you travel. Bardia National Park has a tropical monsoon climate with height humidity although the year and mostly there are three main seasons:
March to early June month are hot month in Bardia where the temperature rising is taken as normal till the month of May. In April, days are hot but night are quite cold due to southern wind. Among the months march is quite good in the terms of hot in Bardia.
In Nepal Pr-Monsoon starts from the end of May. This is not the recommended time to visit Bardia. Evening are often rainy and if not also dark clouds are covered the sky. Thundering and lightening is normal in this time. As the month changes, June is the amalgamation of thunderstorm and rain frequently.
Middle of June is the time Monsoon becomes active fully and the scenario of the weather changes. Heavy rain is normal in this time. If we look over the data than the total rain of the year falls around 80 % in this three months. During the monsoon humidity is extremely high.
Winter is the best time to visit Bardia National Park. Starts from Mid September to end of February. Weather are cool blown from the northerly. January is the coldest month in calendar where the temperature falls up to freezing point specially if it rains. From late November the relative humidity touches 100 percent in the mornings, and so there is dewfall during December and January nights and sometimes when you hear the drips pouring off the trees in the morning, it is often mistaken for rain. After cold morning the temperature goes upto 20-25 Celsius in the afternoon.
Nepal today celebrates 4th 0 poaching year since 2011. The last date was May 2nd 2014 last rhino has poached. Team works of Park Authorities, Nepal Police, Nepal Army, local communities, Conservation Partners hands are behind this success.
This is the first time Nepal has achieved two consecutive years of Zero poaching year of One- horn Rhino, now the total population of rhino is the Himalayan country is 645 which is the record itself.