Chitwan National Park in Nepal

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WDPA ID

10905

Reported Area

932.0 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Attributes

Original Name Parc national de Chitwan

English Designation World Heritage Site

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1984

Sublocation

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(ix)(x)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

4 Protected Areas

  • Nepal
  • India

Display options

Chitwan National Park World Heritage Site

Chitwan - Buffer Zone National Park - Buffer Zone

Valmiki Sanctuary

Chitwan National Park

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Chitwan - Buffer Zone

in Nepal

Chitwan - Buffer Zone

English Designation

National Park - Buffer Zone

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

303694

Year of Designation

Reported Area

750.0 km2

Valmiki

in India

Valmiki

English Designation

Sanctuary

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

4548

Year of Designation

Reported Area

545.2 km2

Chitwan

in Nepal

Chitwan

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

805

Year of Designation

Reported Area

932.0 km2