Location: Sagarmatha Zone/Eastern Development Region
Locals: Kirat, Rais, Brahmins, Chheti, Tamang, Sherpa
Language Spoken: Nepali, Kiranti
Roadways: The district headquarter is yet to be connected by national highway.
Airport: Lamidada Airport connected regularly to Kathmandu
Basaha Gupha: Natural caves around Halesi Mahadev
Sunkoshi and Dudh Koshi Rivers
Halesi Mahadev, also known as Pashupatinath of the East, is holy pilgrimage to both Hindus and Buddhists
Chhongkha Chandi is a Kirat Rai Festival where Rais go to Chandi Than to Dammarkhu Village to pray for good harvest and rain.
Sakewa dance with Dhol and Jhyamta by the Kirat Rais
Best time to Travel:
October to December
February to April
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