Sauraha is a thriving town where tourists stop over before embarking on their jungle adventure and an experience in itself for tourist activities, ethnic and indigenous cultures, next to jungle ambiance, interesting native cuisine and umpteen other activities. Visitor center at Sauraha provides information on wildlife and conservation, while women’s user group souvenir shop offers local handicrafts and products for gifts and souvenirs. Visit to Elephant Breeding Center at Khorsar, Sauraha, is intriguing for visitors offering insights and information on domesticated elephants and baby elephants born there.
Tourist standard hotels, community homestays and luxury resorts line the streets, alongside coffee shops and restaurants overlooking the banks of the meandering Rapti River where tourists can also enjoy relaxing evenings during sunset. If you are lucky, you might also spot animals such as one horned rhinos or elephants near river banks or in the city itself, even when you are not on a safari! With exciting nightlife and cultural experiences, Sauraha is a great stopover for anyone looking for a relaxing time.