15th Chitwan Elephant Festival 2018
December 26 – 30, 2018
The festival will also include an elephant polo competition as in the previous years. The festival
is being held every year on the eve of the New Year in the Gregorian calendar.
Other activities include picnic for elephants and elephant beauty contest.
This year, a special programme is being held on the themes of literature and tourism, according to
organising committee coordinator Suman Ghimire.
The festival is hosted by the Regional Hotel Association, Sauraha.
Nepal Tourism Board is the promoter of the festival.