Chitwan Independent Adventure and Homestay

Keen to deepen your understanding of Nepal? This four-day independent tour gets you closer to the country with an excursion through Chitwan National Park to spot its elusive one-horned rhino and an immersive G for Good community homestay. Spend time with the Tharu community by preparing traditional meals together and explore the surroundings on a sunset cycle to Narayani River.

  • Duration: 4 Days
  • Guaranteed Departure: Yes
  • Physical rating: Light
  • Supplier Tour ID: TANCNP/240961
  • Your Guide: English speaking
  • Starts: Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Finishes: Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Age requirement: 2 +
You will Visit
  • Kathmandu
  • Royal Chitwan National Park



Day 1: Kathmandu/Royal Chitwan National Park

Depart early this morning for the journey to Chitwan. Arrive at Barauli and get a warm welcome from the local Tharu Community Women's group. Get settled in and enjoy dinner with the new hosts.
The accommodations on this trip will take place at the Barauli Community Homestay. Designed to help preserve the culture of the local Tharu people, this homestay is completely run by women, bringing diversified income and sustainable tourism to the region.


Day 2: Royal Chitwan National Park

In the morning, go on a village walk and visit the local Tharu community surrounding the homestay. After Lunch embark on a jeep drive in Chitwan National Park and try to spot the elusive one-horned rhino. In the evening, enjoy a local Tharu Cultural Dance with the community followed by a local dinner.


Day 3: Royal Chitwan National Park

Wake up early and experience the local community by bicycle. In the afternoon, cook local Tharu dishes with local family at their home and enjoy a nice lunch. Later, embark on another jeep drive through the Chitwan National Park.


Day 4: Royal Chitwan National Park/Kathmandu

After breakfast, head back to Kathmandu. Tour ends on arrival.

    • Your G for Good Moment: Barauli Community Homestay, Royal Chitwan National Park Your G for Good Moment: Barauli Village Orientation Walk, Royal Chitwan National Park Your Local Living Moment: Barauli Community Immersion, Royal Chitwan National Park
    • Chitwan National Park 4x4 safari
    • Sunset cycling
    • Local cooking class
    • Local dance and dinner
    • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
    • Homestay (3 nts)
    • 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
    • Private vehicle, bicycle, 4x4
    Group Leader
    • This tour is an Independent Adventure with no group and no CEO (Tour Leader). A G Adventures representative will meet you and give you a briefing to start your trip and there will be local guides provided at the included sights
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Tour Highlights:
  • Embark on a village walk through the Tharu community
  • Stay in a G for Good Barauli community homestay
  • Spot the one-horned rhino in Chitwan National Park
  • Learn to cook traditional fare with a local Tharu family
  • Cycle around Narayani River.