Nepal for all seasons
December 20 , 2013
The Regional Hotel Association
Nepal Chitwan is organizing 10th Chitwan Elephant Festival in
Sauraha of Chitwan from December 26 to 30.
The event will feature activities like elephant race, elephant football, elephant beauty contest, ox cart race, horse cart race and canoeing race. Similarly, the organizers will give information about daily activities of elephants to the visitors.
The event will feature cultural activities of Tharu – the indigenous community living in and around Sauraha.
Organized since 2004, the elephant festival is already a popular event in Nepal’s tourism calendar. The event draws thousands of domestic and foreign visitors to Sauraha every year. It also attracts media representatives from different parts of the world.