Journey To Paradise

ILAM the TEA Garden of Nepal

Ilam district is in far eastern Nepal, north of Jhapa and has West Bengal (India) in the east. Ilam town is a quiet little hill town and interesting places to visit are the viewing tower not far from the town and Mai Pokhari which is an hour’s drive away. Diverse species of fish are found in the small lake. Local visitors go to Kanyam Tea Estate for horse riding, hikes and picnics.. Illam is located on the foothills of Mount Kanchanjunga. We can find large land of lush-green tea gardens in Illam and the rolling hills covered with tea leaves are simply Wonderful. Greenery is all over the hills of Illam all around the year. Illam Tea Garden is situated near Illam Bazaar and Kanyam Tea Garden located between Terai plain and ILam Bazaar are the major of Nepal. There are many places for trekking in Illam and this places give us feeling of Relaxation and enjoyment.

Ilam is today one of the most developed places in Nepal. Its ILAM TEA is very famous and is exported to many parts of Europe. The main source of income in this district is tea, cardamom, milk, ginger, potato, orlon, and broom production on a large scale. This place also has a religious importance. The Devi temples have a great importance attached to them and many people come here just for pilgrimage.

The major attraction of Ilam is the 9-cornered Mai Pokhari lake. Also known as the abode of the goddess lots of tourists as well as Nepalese people come to visit this place. Mai river and its four tributaries also emerge in Ilam district. The famous Mane Bhanjyang (Mane pass) connects Ilam with Darjeeling district of West Bengal, India.


  • Day 1


    Arrival in Kathmandu

  • Day 2

    Kathmandu To Bhadrapur Or Birtamode

    Fly or Drive to Bhadrapur Airport or Birtamode Jhapa by Bus and drive to Shri Antu, enjoy sunset view.

  • Day 3

    Mai pokhari

    Visit Mai pokhari 2438m

  • Day 4

    Drive To Kanyam

    Drive to Kanyam & Sightseeing of Kanyam & Fikkal

  • Day 5

    Visit Gajur Mukhi

    Visit Gajur Mukhi to bhadrapur/Birtamode

  • Day 6

    Back To Kathamandu

    Birtamode/Bhadrapur to Kathmandu

  • Day 7

    Final Departure

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