Biratnagar is located approximately 150 miles (241 kilometers) from Kathmandu, the country's capital.
Consider using Biratnagar as a launch pad for further adventures. This much-loved region has an abundance of interesting sights and attractions. You'll also find Prakashpur, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast, and Bhadrapur 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the west.
Experience moments of serenity in Nepal's shrines.
There are many ways to make the most of the outdoors around Biratnagar. Hiking and mountain climbing are two ways thrill seekers here can get their kicks. Enjoy Nepal in a completely new way. Summon the courage and try paragliding.
For many of us, experiencing new horizons is as much about cuisines as it is about visiting sites, so be sure to try the local specialties here. Goat and also chicken are commonly used in food here. Two regional delicacies worth trying are kinema (soybeans) are chiura (beaten rice). But your meal is not really finished until you have enjoyed kasaar (ball of rice flour and sugarcane juice), a popular dessert here. Lassi (milkshake made from curd) is popular drink to ask for no matter what time it is.
The most convenient major airport, Bagdogra Airport, is situated in Bagdogra, 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the east of Biratnagar, so take that into account when booking your vacation.