Baghmara Wildlife Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Airport Transportation
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... from a distance in a rather smug way – haha!), Langur monkeys and Rhesus Monkeys, Green Bee-eaters, an Open-Mouthed Stork, Purple Stork, Purple Duck, Kingfishers and lots of other pretty birds. We also visited the Gharial Breeding centre to see the Gharial crocodiles, the ones with the long nose, which are very endangered. The breeding centre was pretty cool and it was amazing to see how slowly they grow – despite growing to be the longest freshwater croc ...
... the jeep to make it move away. The guide had a pebble that he taps on the metal frame in the back to let the driver know when to stop or move on, when we get to Namibia, I'm planning to use one to get Les to stop and start as I see the animals, with his hearing at the moment it will save having to repeat myself. Three of the four types of deer are spotted next and wild oxen. We have seen more animals than last time we visited Chitwan. The ones that eluded us where the ...
... up by another van to head to the top of a nearby hill - Sarakot. From here the views are great, all across the valley towards Pokhara. And from here, paragliding. The hillside was so busy, there were at least 30 gliders in the sky. I have no idea how they didn't crash into each other!! The guy said they all turn right and they know each other, so it's all fine. Hmm. Apparently it was really good air. So we were quickly paired up and given a harness to wear and ...
I also felt fortunate that I got to have the kids all to myself...they fought over teaching me dance moves and Nepali songs. I was also quizzed incessantly on Nepali words, which I now have a basic understanding of. Most of them thought that I would and should understand more Nepali than I do...they would ask me what "butterfly" means in Nepali and then laugh out loud when I said I had no idea!
I also went to a Nepali Good Friday service ...
... and the rocky Nepali village paths really shattered my nerves as I bumped my way through. I even fell once when it all got too bumpy for my novice riding skills, I felt so inadequate. Eventually we got to the entrance of the forest. There was a massive sigh of relief from me to be getting off the bike, that must had scared the animals away - we didn't see any rhinos, crocodiles or deers this morning.
This side of the river had completely different vegetation ...