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Chitwan National Park
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Chitwan National Park

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Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Natural
Country: Nepal
Best of: Park, Wild Life
Description:
At the foot of the Himalayas, Chitwan is one of the few remaining undisturbed vestiges of the 'Terai' region, which formerly extended over the foothills of India and Nepal. It has a particularly rich flora and fauna. One of the last populations of single-horned Asiatic rhinoceros lives in the park, which is also one of the last refuges of the Bengal tiger.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Chitwan National Park", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.