Ilām
in Mechī Zone of Eastern Region, Nepal

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.909 and 87.928 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 54' 33" and E 87° 55' 41"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - NPR
Spoken languages:
Nepali, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:15 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Kathmandu
UTC/GMT offset: 5.75 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:27 am and 6:26 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Ilām

Ilām in Mechī Zone (Eastern Region) with it's 17,491 citizens is a town in Nepal about 169 mi (or 272 km) east of Kathmandu, the country's capital city.

Current time in Ilām is now 08:15 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kathmandu with an UTC offset of 5.75 hours. We know of 8 airports near Ilām. The closest airport in Nepal is Bhadrapur Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 41 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Sagarmatha National Park in a distance of 96 mi (or 154 km), North-West.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dhankuta, Gangtok, Jalpaiguri, Bhojpur and Samtse. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 69 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 94%
Air Pressure 1008.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 75% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

22°C (72 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 22nd of August 2019

21°C (71 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

21°C (70 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

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안나푸르나_트레킹(Anna06_Gutar).wmv

Published: April 18, 2012
Length: 41:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: susupark57

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ilam District

Ilam district, a part of Mechi Zone, is one of the seventy-five districts of Nepal, a landlocked country of South Asia. The district, with the town of Ilam as its district headquarters, covers an area of 1,703 km² and has a population (2001) of 282,806. It is about 600 km from Kathmandu. The highest point is Sandakpur with an elevation of 3636m. Ilam attracts many researchers who come to study rare birds and the Red Panda.

Located at 26.9, 87.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Ilam District

Sandakfu

Sandakfu or Sandakphu (3636 m; 11929 ft) is the highest peak in the state of West Bengal, India. It is situated at the edge of the Singalila National Park in Darjeeling district on the West Bengal-Sikkim border, and is the highest point of the Singalila Ridge. Sandakphu has a small village on the peak with a number of hostels. Four of the five highest peaks in the world, Everest, Kanchendzonga, Lhotse and Makalu can be seen from its summit.

Located at 27.06, 88 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of West Bengal, Mountains of West Bengal, Villages in Darjeeling district, Highest points of Indian states

Tonglu, West Bengal

Tonglu (3036 m amsl) is the one of the higher peaks of the Singalila Ridge and a small settlement inside the Singalila National Park in the Darjeeling subdivision, Darjeeling district in the state of West Bengal in India near the India - Nepal border. It is a roadside halt along the trekking route from Manebhanjan to Sandakphu.

Located at 27.03, 88.09 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Darjeeling district, Mountains of West Bengal

Ilam, Nepal

Ilam is a municipality and tea-producing town in Nepal. It is in Ilam District which is in hilly Eastern Region of Nepal. It is famous for natural scenery and landscapes, tea production, and diverse agricultural economy.

Located at 26.909, 87.927 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ilam District

Dhuseni, Mechi

Dhuseni is a town and Village Development Committee in Ilam District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 4,514.

Located at 26.9167, 87.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ilam District

Jitpur, Mechi

Jitpur is a town and Village Development Committee in Ilam District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 5,454 persons residing in 989 individual households.

Located at 26.8333, 87.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ilam District

Laxmipura

Laxmipur is a town and Village Development Committee in Ilam District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 6,901 persons living in 1198 individual households.

Located at 26.85, 87.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ilam District

Panchakanya, Mechi

Panchakanya is a town and Village Development Committee in Ilam District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 6,666 persons living in 1221 individual households.

Located at 26.9667, 88.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ilam District

Puwamajhuwa

Puwamajwa is a village and Village Development Committee in Ilam District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 2,419 persons living in 397 individual households.

Located at 27.0333, 87.8667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ilam District

Shanti Danda

Shanti Danda is a town and Village Development Committee in Ilam District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 4,373 persons living in 794 individual households.

Located at 26.9167, 87.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ilam District

Pauwa Sartap

Pauwa Sartap is a village development committee in Panchthar District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 3616 people living in 643 individual households.

Located at 27.0333, 87.7833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Panchthar District

Timai refugee camp

Timai refugee camp, located in Jhapa District, Nepal, is home to some 6,874 Bhutanese refugees. The refugee camp is located along both the east and west sides of Limbuwan Highway 72 near its terminus at Limbuwan Highway 07. To the east of the refugee camp flows the Tamai River, a tributary of the Mechi River. The camp is abutted by medical centers on the north and south.

Located at 26.7438, 88.0776 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Refugee camps in Nepal, Bhutanese refugee camps

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Ilām