Meghauli Serai by Taj Safaris

Taj Safaris expands their footprint, from the tiger heartland in Central India to the “Heart of the Jungle” in Nepal known as Meghauli Serai. Perched on the edge of the Rapti River and the world famous Chitwan National Park, the riverside villas and river view rooms invite you to a serene getaway where the days are curated to thrill you with wildlife encounters and the nights are full of carefully planned surprises.


City: Chitwan

Distance from Airport: 29 km / 18 miles

Distance from City Center: 29 km / 18 Miles

Altitude: 149 m / 489 ft


Bada Ghar Dinner

In Tharu culture people live in joint family groups in a large family home  ‘Bada Ghar’ 

Tharu Village Dinner

Authentic local cuisine and unvarnished native culture are prized experiences for any traveller

Riverside Dinner

An elevated deck called the Rapti Kinara (literally meaning bank of the Rapti) with a vantage view of the river below and the forest 


Canoe Safari

While safari drives and walking safaris let guests see the larger and smaller animals respectively

Safari Drives

Twice daily safari drives are conducted by expert naturalists in specially designed 4X4 vehicles with theatre style seating.

Junior Naturalist Programme

For the adventurous youngsters with a love for all things wild, our Budding Naturalist programme is an interactive curriculum.


Meghauli Room National Park View

2 contemporary rooms with quirky rhino motifs open up to balcony overlooking the Himalayas and the Terai grasslands below.

Rapti Villa with Rapti River View

The 16 luxury villas drenched in pastel hues create a calming sanctuary in the heart of the jungle. Each villa features spacious living areas with great views of the Rapti river and the National Park. With private plunge pools in every suite and luxurious 5 fixture bathrooms adorned with traditional Nepalese stone spouts, you will be tempted to while away your afternoon listening to the rhythm of the flowing river.

Rapti Mahal Suite with Private Plunge Pool

The spacious Rapti Mahal with its lush scenic views of the river and the park, private river viewing deck and large plunge pool is a picture of breathtaking serenity.