Eco Wildlife Lodge
Travel Blogs from Chitwan District
I am planning to go to Nepal again and hike in Everest region for maybe 3 weeks, during that trip I would definitely like to come to Chitwan again and bring my proper camera equipment including a zoom lens. The whole day safari with Raj Paudel was one of the highlights of my traveling. His sister and him are really dedicated to the wildlife in the national park and this even though their mother was killed by a rhino. You ...
After 7hrs on the bus we were finally at Chitwan national park and it was hot! The bus took us to the district of sauraha where we began the 15min walk into town. 2 mins in and we had both began sweating so when a guy offered to drop us at a guesthouse in town we took him up on it. Luckily the guesthouse was nice and we collapsed under the fan. We spent the rest of the day chilling with a cold drink and having a wander. The next day we were both pretty knackered so decided to have ...
Today my first
concern was getting the laundry done so Gopal kindly came to collect it from
our room. I said he was very kind and he said that he was kind because he
believed in 3 “religions” – Hinduism, Buddhism and tourism!! When Dave came out
of the shower he said he thought he’d left some money in his shorts pocket so
he went to find Gopal who took him to the laundry and found the rupee notes. ...
... of our stuff into our cases and set off.
Driving down the extremely steep road, which was a long series of hairpin bends (it took 1½ hours to get down to river level), was hair-raising again but he was a much better driver than the previous one. Again we came across a lorry being hauled up to the road, having gone over the edge!!
The scenery was beautiful but once again shrouded in mist/haze. On the way we saw the familiar roadside scenes – women carrying ...
... tourists in it, we are so used to being the only ones here in Bharaptur it was a bit exciting to see other foreigners!! Phokara is a total tourist town being so beautiful and so many good activities like trekking, canoeing and paragliding to offer!! So we got amongst the tourist activities and went paragliding!! It was amazing!! We were really lucky to have perfect weather and got incredible views of the mountain ranges especially Mt Machhapuchhre/'The Fish Tail'. I ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free parking