Achham
Nepal

Achham

Naturally Nepal, Once is not enough

Nepal

Achham

Naturally Nepal, Once is not enough

Introducing

Achham district lies in Seti zone of Nepal, with its capital Mangalsen. It covers an area of 1,692 km² and has a population of 257,477; according to a census in 2011. It is one of the remotest districts of Nepal.

It is accessible by automobile from Kathmandu and Nepalgunj via a paved road that runs along the western border of Nepal from Dhangadhi. Sanphebagar – a town in Achham has a non-functional domestic airport. A seasonal road exists from Sanphebagar to Mangalsen but is often closed during monsoons.

During 2009/2010, the government of Nepal will be constructed a paved road connecting Sanphebagar to Mangalsen. The district is served by two hospitals, the government district hospital in Mangalsen and one recently opened in Bayalpata that is a collaboration between the government and the non-profit organization Nyaya Health.

It is a hilly region and has appropriate weather. Also there are a lot of places to visit in Achham.

  • CURRENCY Rupee
  • LANGUAGE Nepali
  • BEST TIME TO VISIT Anytime