Wildlife in Nepal

Nepal has a lot of large wild animals and many species of mammals.

Rhinoceros, Bengal tiger, Asian leopard, clouded leopard, snow leopard, red panda, Himalayan black bear, sloth bear, gaur (a wild and ferocious buffalo), four-horned antelope, striped hyena, sambar deer, chital deer, hog deer, barking deer, palm civet, langur and rhesus macaque monkeys, pangolin, Gangetic dolphin, mugger crocodile, gharial, monitor lizards, pythons, cobras, vipers, tortoises and many other wild beasties roam Nepal’s jungles and mountains (or swim in its rivers). For a full list of mammals check here.

Rhino in Chitwan, Nepal (Kipling Travel)