Royal Chitwan National Park Vacations
Royal Chitwan National Park is located approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Kathmandu, the country's capital, and about 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Kathmandu Valley.
Royal Chitwan National Park is not the only place in this popular region worth experiencing; visitors with plenty of time should also drive a little further out to experience the special qualities of the surrounding countryside, towns and cities. Bharatpur, lays 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast, and Meghauli sits 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the east.
While you are in Royal Chitwan National Park, experience Bhaktapur. Approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the east, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you'll find Dattatreya Temple, Pottery Square and Nyataponla Temple. If you have time to spare, why not stop by Taumadhi Square, Peacock Window and Bhaktapur Durbar Square before you head back to Royal Chitwan National Park.
Places of worship are the perfect portals into a community's heart and soul. The temples around Royal Chitwan National Park are no exception.
Should you hear the call to adventure, do as the locals do and go hiking and mountain biking. Discover Nepal's beautiful waterways. Canoeing and rafting are both popular ways to exercise here.
When planning your trip to Royal Chitwan National Park, it's handy to remember that the handiest major airport, Tribhuvan International Airport, is located in in Kathmandu, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the east.