Bardia Jungle cottage - INTRODUCTION
Welcome To Bardia (Bardia ma Swagat Chha), “Your Home in the Jungle” Swagat means welcome and we take pleasure in welcoming you at wilderness Bardia and wish you a memorable wildlife experience during your stay at Bardia, Nepal. Premi is well known by everyone in the Bardia region as one of the first ranger who created Bardia National Park.
For over thirty years premi has researched every corner of the jungles from the Karnlai to the Babai Valleys. He has trained many guides over the years, all of whom develop a similar deep love and appreciation for the jungles that surround them. The quiet and relaxing atmosphere of Bardia Jungle Cottage reflects Permi’s calm and thoughtful character, which is all welcoming. There is simlpy no better place to stay and experience the amazing heart of wild Bardia.
“Follow the wildtrail with us, the people who know Bardia better” If you need a personalized, reliable and individual service for the wildlife safari’s in Bardia, we beleive BJC can give you the very best during your stay at Bardia.
To cater to the visitor’s needs while exploring the wilderness and wonderland, Mr. khadga Bahadur Khadka”Premi” established the Bardia Jungle cottage in 1994 after his retirement from National park service, after serving more than 20 years. He was instrumental in establishing the park as a wildlife reserve thus he has a vast and extensive knowledge about the park and will be happy to share the same with you. Being a family owned enterprise, all service and activities while staying at the Bardia Jungle Cottage are personalized and paying best attention according to clients’ needs and preferences. It has expert and highly knowledgeable nature guides and birdmen to accompany you in order that you may have an unforgettable wildlife experience. With these experts, you can also fish for the prize, large Mahasheer, a game fish, which is considered an excellent catch, in the mighty Karnali River. This river also provides superb rafting trips and expeditions which we can tailor according to the clients needs.
Accommodation at BJC is in traditional Tharu style bungalows, which reflects the prominent local culture with hot and cold showers and western style flushing toilets. In order not to disturb the natural habitat of the serene jungle atmosphere, we do not use the television. Discover the legendry spirit of Tharu & Nepalese hospitality in the centrally located in the heart of Thakurdwara. BJC can be an idea of your paradise a place where traditional charms of Bardia hospitality blend exquisitely with locally amenities.
BJC is a comfortable place with good food which provides you neat and clean accommodations with homely comforts. A branch of Karnali River has been following behind the BJC, where you can have the surrounding views by sitting at the open and nice garden as well as bank of the river.
Nature Walks, Elephant Safari, Bird watching, Jungle drive, Tharu village tour, Canoeing trips, Wild rafting, Tharu culture program, Fishing, Cycling tour, Visit to Blackbuck Sanctuary, Mini trek, Camping in the jungle, Isolated villages and surrounding farmlands, Visit to the Karnali bridge.