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Location: Koshi Zone/Eastern Development Region
Headquarter: Inaruwa
Area: 1,257km2
Locals: Limbu, Rais, Magars, Brahmins, Chheti, Gurung, Sherpa, Tamang, Newars
Language Spoken: Nepali, Limbu, Newari, Tamang
Roadways:  Kathmandu to Inaruwa on Prithvi Highway(517kms)
Dharan lies on Koshi Highway, 40kms from Biratnagar
Airport: Biratnagar Airport, 25 min drive from Dharan, is connected regularly to Kathmandu
    Natural Heritages
        Charkose Jhadi- the biggest forest cover in Nepal extends within the district
        Bijaypur Dada, Suli area, Saguri Bhanjyang, Machamara Dada offer amazing views of mountain ranges
        Saptakoshi- biggest river of Nepal with its 7 tributaries(Arun, Tamor,Sunkoshi, Tamakoshi, Likhu, Indrawati, Dudhkoshi)
        Bhedetar is one of the best hill stations in Nepal
    Cultural/Religious Heritages:
        Temples at Bijaypur Hill- Dantakali, Pindeshwar, Buda Subbha, Pancha Kanya have historical, archaeological and religious significance

Other Attractions:
        Dhan Naach and Chyabrum Naach of LImbus, Lakhe Naach and Gai Jatra of Newars, Sakela of Rais, Selos of Tamangs, Rodighar of Gurungs are some of the traditional attractions of various ethnic groups
        B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences is a popular deemed university
Adventure Options:
        White water rafting in Tamor river
        Short trek to Bhedetar and Charles Point(view tower)
Best time to Travel: October to December
               February to April


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