It takes about an hour’s flight from Kathmandu
to reach Nepalgunj. It is the gateway to western Nepal.
Nepalgunj is a major hub to the western region for Sita
Air. Nepalgunj is the major commercial city in the western
region and popular treks to Dolpa, Jumla, Rara Lake
and Mount Kailash begins from here. Summers are dry
and the temperatures are quite hot and winter is cold
with snowfall in the upper mountainous western region
Situated in the Terai region at an altitude of 540ft
and with the runway length of 5,000ft Nepalgunj offers
many airlines as a hub for flights into the remote
a western region.