Bardia National Park

Bardia National Park

Initially it was established as hunting reserve in 1976 and transformed it into Karnali Wildlife Reserve and finally in 1982 it is converted into Bardiya National Park. It is situated in plain (terai ) land east of Karnali river in western Nepal and covers 968 sqmt.This is the home of Tiger, wild elephant, rhinoceros, swamp deer, blackbuck, gharial crocodile, march mugger crocodile and Gangetic dolphin, Bengal folrican, Lesser florican, Silver-eared mesia, and Sarus crane. 30 different mammals, and 250 species of birds.