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Location: Koshi Zone/Eastern Development Region
Headquarter: Khandbari
Area: 3,480km2
Locals:  Yakkhas, Rais(Lohorung),Shingsaba Bhotiya, Limbu, Brahmins, Chhetirs,              Newars, Sherpas
Roadways:  Khandbari is 720kms on Prithvi Highway
Airport: Tumlingtar Airport, connected regularly to Biratnagar Airport(18mins) and        Kathmandu Airport(45mins)
    Natural Heritages
    Arun valley is the lowest lying valley in the world
    Mountains: Makalu I(8,463m), Makalu-II(7,678m), Chamlang(7,319m),            Varunste(7,129m), Kumbhakarna(5,859m)
    Rivers: Arun, Varun, Piluwa
    Waterfalls: Vaga, Waling, Namase
    Makalu Barun National Park, Milke Jaljale Rhododendron Area
    Hatiya Tatopani, Khampalung Cave
    Cultural/Religious Heritages
        Sabha Pokhari
        Manakamana Temple
        Siddhakali Temple
Other Attractions:
    Chainpure Karuwa( special type of brass-jars) are very popular
The area is very renowned for herbs, cinnamon, Rudrakshya, Chiraito,     Yarshagumba
Hedagna Gadi and Chainpur are historic sites
Adventure Options:
        Rafting at Tamor and Kabeli rivers
Best time to Travel: October to December
            February to April


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