Set along the quiet banks of the Rapti River in the traditional village of Tharu, surrounded by forest, this Eco-luxury lodge offers a perfect base to those who want to explore the wilderness of Chitwan, indulge in absolute tranquility & serenity amidst nature, get a glimpse of the local culture through lodge’s on-site features, style & ambiance and experience the rich hospitality of Nepal.
The lodge has 28 individual and 6 inter-connecting river-facing cottages spread over 12 hectares of pristine land.Each room opens to a private balcony where guests can enjoy the beautiful view of the river, the National park, feel the fresh breeze and listen to the sounds of nature throughout their stay. Rooms are designed keeping in mind the utmost comfort and convenience of guests and are an impressive blend of contemporary and traditional elements with the use of local bamboo, elephant grass , native art and wildlife & nature inspired artifacts.
The resort offers a wide range of jungle excursions and cultural experiences – Jeep safari, Jungle walks, Elephant safari, canoeing including village walks. All tours are led by experienced and knowledgeable guides and locals. In the evening, traditional Tharu dance and music performance by local groups are organised, it gives a beautiful insight into the local culture, customs and lifestyle and makes for an enriching experience.
Guests can savor an assortment of Nepalese cuisine and International culinary delights including Continental, Indian, Chinese and Thai at the in-house restaurant. The food is fresh and flavorful. The ingredients used are organic and locally sourced and add a local flavor to it.
Tiger’s Den Bar, located some distance from the cottages, serves an array of spirits, wine and liqueurs. Guests can relax and unwind after a long day of adventures and excursions.
The lodge also has an infinity pool where guests can take a refreshing dip and soak in the tranquility of the surrounding nature. The on-site wellness spa offers a wide choice of Ayurvedic therapies and treatments and provides a perfect atmosphere for relaxation and rejuvenation.
If you are looking for a few days of experience in the wilderness, consider this one as one of your options.
Visit http://www.barahijunglelodge.com/index.html for more information and direct booking.