Chitwan National Park is famous national park in Nepal. It is the first national park of Nepal. It was established in 1973 and was granted the status of a world heritage site in 1984. Chitwan National park covers an area of 93,200 hectares, extends over four districts: Chitwan, Nawalparasi, Parsa and Makwanpur.
The park is home to more than 50 mammal species, over 525 birds, and 55 amphibians and reptiles. The endangered fauna found in the park are: One-horned rhinoceros, Gaur. Royal Bengal tiger. Wild elephant, Fourhorned antelope, Pangolin, Golden monitor lizard, Python, etc. Bengal florican. Lesser florican, Giant hornbill, Black stork, While stork, etc
Elephant pictures found in Chitwan National park Area village.
All pictures by Krishna Mani Baral