Bharatpur city Bharatpur is a city in Chitwan district in the Narayani zone of Nepal. It lies on the bank of Narayani River. Bharatpur airport is located 1 mile southeast of Narayangarh. Bharatpur airport is also known with BHR IATA code. It is operated by CAAN (Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal). Bharatpur airport is Nepal’s 4th busiest. It is the main tourist gateway to Chitwan national park. Bharatpur is the nearest airport from the Chitwan national park. Bharatpur city’s main attraction is Chitwan national park. The park is regarded as the best and the oldest national park in Nepal. Main activities in Chitwan include jungle safari, bird watching, sunset view from the bank of Rapti river and boat tour. There are many other things to do in Chitwan like: trekking, paragliding, rafting and watching different types of animal. The other major animal you will see is the one horned rhinos whose famous place to live on earth is none other than Nepal. Not only this,you can also
enjoy the cultural activities of local people (Tharu Community). There are so many interesting places near Bharatpur and Narayangarh is one of them. Narayangarh is the main shopping area of Bharatpur. For animal and nature lovers Bharatpur is a good destination. If you want to see birds and animal in Nepal, this is where you would come. Chitwan National Park offers them an opportunity of a lifetime to see royal Bengal tigers, one-horned rhinos, various species of bird and butterflies. Your choice of hotels and lodges are located in the region. Famous places near Bharatpur: Narayangarh (the main shopping area of Bharatpur city), Devghat (one of the most religious place in Nepal), Upardang Gadhi, Maula Kalika Mandir (Temple). Major attraction of Bharatpur: Bishazari Tal (twenty thousand lake), Chitwan National Park, Narayani River, Rapti River. The date of first service of this airport is March 5, 1996 and the IATA airport code of this airport is BHR. There are various flight from Kathmandu to Bharatpur scheduled by two major airlines and they are Yeti airlines and Buddha airlines.On daily basis, there are 3-6 flights scheduled by those airlines. Kathmandu to Bharatpur is short flight about 20 minutes and people visiting to this route are allowed to carry total 20kg. The cheapest fare from Kathmandu to Bharatpur is NPR 3090 for Nepali and Indian and USD 101 for foreigner.