Samsara Trekking: Nepal Birding Holidays

6 to 11 hours
Pick-up offered
Free cancellation
1 - 5
Mobile ticket


Nepal Birding Holidays covers Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA) of Nepal. It ranges from Alpine Himalayan bird habitats to mid-hill forest and rivers and the tropical plain with national park jungles, wetlands and lakes.

Bird habitats, in Nepal, are mixed of alpine vegetation, hill forests, rivers, streams, wetlands, lakes and farmland offering birders endemic and rare sightings combined with beautiful hike. Alpine habitat is just a day away from Kathmandu and Pokhara for the sighting of Himalayan Monal and other colorful birds.

Moreover, birders can enjoy hovering vultures and birds of prey above the hills surrounding Kathmandu and Pokhara valleys; Waders in the Wetlands, the lakes and the rivers in the tropical plains of Nepal; and colorful birds in Chitwan and Bardiya National Park jungles.

Birding Holiday is one of the most sought after activities in Nepal you should never miss while you are in Nepal. It is a lifetime experience!


This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park, North Side of Kathmandu Valley, Kathmandu 00977 Nepal

Joining Nepal Birding Holiday, birders will enjoy sighting of many species of birds including only endemic bird of Nepal - Spiny Babblers. The national park inhabits over 311 species of birds including 117 migratory birds. Common species of bird species are white backed vulture, Himalayan griffon, black vulture, beard vulture, dark kite, hen harrier, goshawk, sparrow hawk, sikhra, common buzzard, Asian black eagle, steppe eagle, magpies, kalij pheasant, leafbirds, flycatcher, bushchat, babblers, cuckoos, bulbul, swift, warblers. Apart from birding, it is a beautiful hike with magnificent view of the Himalayan range from the top of Shivapuri and Nagarjun Hills! Locals life style and bird-eye view of the valley is bonus of this birding trip.

Duration: 6 hours


  • Private transportation
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Bird Guide
  • Entry/Admission - Shivapuri Nagarjun National Park


  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Bottled water

Additional information

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Samsara Trekking field and office staff are fully vaccinated against COVID-19!
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

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You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

April 2022

Our decision to go to Nepal birding was very last minute and how very lucky we were to chose Samsara Trekking. We had a fantastic week seeing a little of sights of Kathmandu before then walking and driving through the stunning scenery of the Chitwan NP area and on our last day exploring the hills...

April 2022

I did the langtang trekking (9 days) and then Chitwan (8 days) with samsara trekking. Everything was organized perfectly. The guide Bishnu is a very skillful birder and was a very good company, always very helpful. We had a lot of fun and spotted more then 320 species of birds and about 20 specie...

April 2022

My wife an I did a one day one day tour to Phulchoki Hill with Samasara Trekking. Our guides, Prem and Krishna were exceptional! Very knowledgable about the birds, local ecology and wildlife. We managed to see a large number of birds including many of the specials for the area. I can recommend th...

December 2021

Great place to see birds very close to Kathmandu. Lovely knowledgable guide. Highly recommended. I saw a huge variety of birds and had a good trek too.

February 2020

Our trip took us to Bardia and Chitwan National parks, Pokhara, and the vulture rescue centre at Pithauli. In addition we birdied on the outskirts of Kathmandu at the start and finish of our two weeks in Nepal. The birding was excellent. We have done four previous trips in the Indian sub-contine...

December 2019

We just had a lovely birding trip organized by Samsara Trekking. Prem and Bishnu are very experienced and interesting to talk to. They took good care of us, and they really know their birds and wildlife. We covered several geographic areas including Bardia, Lumbini, Chitwan, and ShivaPuri. At all...

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