Kailali District with Dhangadhi as its district headquarters is located in the Far-West Development Region ( Seti Zone). It’s one among the District located in Terai of Seti Zone which is known for its own natural beauty, biodiversity, and cultural importance. It Covers a part of 3,235 sq. km and contains a population (2011) of 775,709 which is bordered by Bardiya and Surkhet in East, Kanchanpur in West, Doti, and Dadeldhura in North and India In the south. Though it’s a district located in Terai but around forty percent of this District is settled in the cragged region. Dhangadhi is a center of attraction of not only Kailali district but of the entire seti zone. The district additionally contains Tikapur Park, one amongst the biggest parks in Nepal, and Godha-Ghodi Tal (lake) situated at Sukhad Kailali.
Places To Visit
Karnali Bridge: This Bridge is in the eastern part of the Kailali District in Chisapani on the Mahendra route. This is often the second sample bridge of Asia which has an only single pole for its support. This bridge is the connecting bridge of the far west with the alternative part of Nepal. The fantastic design of the bridge, cold and contemporary air and deep blue water flowing river attracts all. The Delicious fish of Karnali also are attracting points of Karnali Bridge.
Tikapur Park: This park is located in Tikapur municipality. This park is located within the bank of Karnali river and which covers a part of twelve bighas and We are able to reach this place by traveling around six km from Tikapur. The attractive flowers and also the attracting natural forest causes you to lose in this place.
Dolphin: Dolphin is another attraction of this District. We will notice Dolphin in the Karnali river, Pathariya stream. Dolphin sometimes travels from India to the current place when the water level of those rivers are high. It’s believed that there is around 100 Dolphin of Platanista gangetica species in the Karnali region. We are able to view Dolphin enjoying Hide and seek in these rivers.
Ghoda Ghodi Lake: It’s located in the eastern part of Kailali District which touches Darakh, Sadepani and Ram Shikhar Jhala VDC. It covers a section of one hundred and 38 Hector. This lake is in the form of a hand. There is 14 lake around this lake. We will found quite 450 kinds of plants, 148 kinds of birds, 32 kinds of butterflies, 300 kinds of medicine and twenty-seven kinds of fish. It’s a depth of 1 meter to 4 meters.