Location: Narayani Zone/Central Development Region
Locals: Brahmins, Chhetris, Newars
Language Spoken: Nepali, Newari
Lies at the centre of the East-West highway, and is some 150kms from Kathmandu, 126 from Pokhara
Airport: Bharatpur Airport is regularly connected to Kathmandu by flights
1.Chitwan National Park is home to one-horned rhinoceros, Royal Bengal Tiger, Ghariyal and lots of other endangerous flora and fauna
2.Bharatpur lies on banks of Narayani river-the largest and deepest river of Nepal
3.Bish Hazari(meaning ‘ 20 Thousands’) lake is very popular for bird watching
1.Devghat, on the confluence of Narayani and Kali river is a very holy place for Hindus. A holy dip at the Devghat is believed to clear all the sins.
Diyalo Bangala Palace, built by King Mahendra of the Saha dynasty holds special mention in Nepalese History
Sauraha is very popular for wildlife safari
Elephant Polo World Championship is organized every year in Meghauli, Chitwan
Best time to Travel:
October to December
April to February
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