- 290 Species of Birds and 27 Species of Mammals
- Bird Watching Paradise in Asia
- Diverse ethnic culture and cuisine
- Fishing Activities
Easily the bird watcher’s paradise in Asia, Koshi Tappu Wildlfe Reserve (1996) renders endearing experience when it comes to birdwatching and jungle activities. Lying at southern-eastern Terai and covering the total area of 176sq.km, Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve is the home to 290 species of Birds, 27 species of Mammals, and accompanying aquatic creatures. The Reserve was declared Ramsar site in 1987. Reserve was established to protect rare wild water Buffalo (Arna) and has successfully done that with the 150 Arna at the current time.
Koshi Tappu does not disappoint in its offering of activities too. The natural jungle walk with experienced naturalist, is different from what other park renders and can be thoroughly enjoyed. You can best satisfy your mind and body by walking on foot in the reserve. Tiger tracking is another captivating activity to cherish in your memory.
The bird migration that takes place each year during the winter is another sight you simply cannot miss. Moreover, the park renders some of the enriching view of endangered Gangetic Dolphin, Gharial Crocodile, ducks, herons, storks, egrets and ibis. The grasslands, mudflats, numerous water-holes and marshes magnets the bird from other parts of the world too.
As mentioned, Koshi Tappu is birdwatcher’s paradise as the bird lover’s visit to have the glimpse of birds like Bengal Florican, Weathercock, Dusky Eagle owl, Black Fish Eagle, Common golden eye, Gulbilled tern, Flamboyant Sarus Cranes and other birds. The amazing part of wildlife safari in Koshi Tappu is the view of world’s fifth highest mountain, Mt. Makalu (8463M) in a clear day.
The best time to plan the trip to this reserve is from October to May and from September to December as you can enjoy both resident and migratory birds coming from Siberia. Koshi Tappu Wildlife Safari offers everything from the view of exotic mammals and 290 species of birds to jungle walk and cultural activities. The mammals like Asia Elephant, spotted dear, Hog deer, wild pig and Golden Jackal will be ready to welcome you and your camera.
Koshi Tappu Wildlife Safari ensures you exhilarating experience as you will be rendered the pure gems of nature. The soulful lullaby of colorful birds, sound of wild animals and the glimpse of world’s fifth highest mountain is there in Koshi Tappu Wildlife Safari of Aarya Tara Travels and Tours. The comfortable night sleep and delicious meal is not to be mentioned.