November 6th 2012

Early in October our three resident elephants from the Jungle Lodge made it home. After a three week journey across the hills and plains of the Terai, encountering torrential monsoon rain, road closures and the warm welcome of villages, Ram Kali, Chan Chun Kali and Champa Kali have settled into life at Karnali Lodge. After […]

November 5th 2012

The organic farms at both lodges are steadily growing and expanding. This October, Soorya and the team at Karnali introduced poly culture crops. Marigold flower has been integrated into the gardens to help attract pollinators and beneficial predators to manage the pests. The nursery beds are nearly ready for transplanting and the field of potatoes […]

September 12th 2012

The morning began early at 3am, as it will for the next three weeks, to ensure the elephants are moved in maximum safety and comfort. Danbar, one of Tiger Tops longest working naturalists, explained how this enables the elephants to escape the heat and the traffic, while giving them time enough to rest, feed and […]

August 30th 2012

Tiger Tops are excited to be expanding our sustainable organic farms at Karnali and Tharu Lodges, to become the first self-sufficient safari resort in Nepal. Headed by Australian Conservation Biologist, Soorya Koch, we are envisioning a large organic farm that will supply the produce for 80-120 guests and staff at Karnali. Our menus will serve […]

August 28th 2012

During the monsoon season, Tiger Tops has been making a fresh start. Led by Danish interior decorator, Mette Otzen, we have been renovating our lodges and designing unique handcrafted furniture and accessories to adorn the interiors. With a flare for incorporating local aesthetics with contemporary design, Mette has been working on a few signature pieces […]