Ilam Tour Package - 5 Days

Ilam Tour Package

Ilam district in East Nepal, 430 miles away from Kathmandu, is the queen of the hills in the east region of Nepal. People visit this place very often because it is the gateway to many other towns to the North, including Kanchanjunga Himal, World’s third highest peak. Great Himalaya Trail hikers cross this town. There are many Hydro project and agricultural research group visit this place very often. Tea from this place is World class in standard level and with varieties of taste. Ilam has the first sunlight in Nepal and groups of people come here to witness it. Ilam has the cheapest of all package in the sightseeing category. During May to August, hills around the tea estate offer coolest weather for those people burning in hit like hell in southern plain region.

Crossing Mai Khola in Ilam Tour

Tourist taking the river route to reach small village call Dungdunge. They will have to crossover small town of domestic tourist attraction, Domukha, and start crossing river 14 town until they reach in Camping site in Dungdunge.

Camping in Ilam tour

Dungdunge is small village with no electricity. You will have your fresh fruit and food, and local Rooster soup with your meal. You will stay in camp site in Tent like this. Village is surrounded by Jungle and River. You will camp at the top of the River bank. During the cold time, there will always be burn fire at night.

Sunrise view from Sri Antu Sunrise Viewpoint

Sri Antu is situated at the elevation of 2328m high from sea level. You can witness the first sunlight over in Nepal, first in Sri Antu. It is so mesmerizing to see Sun come up below from the plain far away. You can see third highest peak, Kanchanjunga from here and surrounding Mountain and Hills.

Ilam tour package is the cheapest package in Nepal with lots of fun and sightseeing. You can enjoy the river crossing and sightseeing in tea garden and exploring the villages in Nepal through the adventure.

Day 1
Drive or Fly to Urlabari

You have two option to Reach Urlabari. Drive or Fly. If you drive to Urlabari by Car, You exit Kathmandu valley in Dhulikhel, you go down to Sun Koshi River corridor until reach Khurkot, drive and cross the mountain and reach plain area in Bardibas. Drive through Terai, crossing the Nepal biggest bridge in Koshi and you reach Urlabari. Other option is fly to Biratnagar from Kathmandu, 40 minute and drive one houre to Urlabari and stay in the Home Stay Village.

Day 2
Home Stay in Urlabari to Dungdunge in Ilam

Your adventure began as you cross the clean Mai Khola River which starts from the bottom of the mountain. The small town there provides you supplies like waters, biscuits and potato chips, because you won’t find the shop after wards for two days. You have to cross 12 times to reach small small village of Dungdunge which is surrounded by Jungle and River. If river is over flooded then you have the option to trek through the thick mountain forest and hills in the proposed Mai Eco-Tourism Place. You will camp in Dungdunge at the top of the river in tent or in hammock. You will have the burn fire at the night in the winter.

Day 3
From Dungdunge to beautiful town of Ilam

You will have to cross river couple of times before you get into the Mountain Taxi. You will enjoy the ride since it cross many rivers, mountains, villages, valleys, jungles, tea gardens. When you reach Ilam, check into hotel and rest.

Day 4
Ilam to Kanyam and Urlabari

Sightseeing in around Ilam and Kanyam and drive to Home Stay Village in Urlabari. There is one more place in Shri Antu or in Sandakpur, if you desire to stay one more night there to view first Sunrise in Nepal then you will have to add one more day in your itinerary.

Day 5
Urlabari to Kathmandu

Drive back to Kathmandu by Toyota Hiace, via BP Raj Marga in Sindhuli and reach Kathmandu at later afternoon, check into hotel or Home Stay in Koteshwor. You can stop on the BP highway to take photographs or break. Your package ends after the tea refreshment.

Includes and Excludes

  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner,
  • Accommodation
  • Tent

Not included in cost

  • Your personal drinks
  • Porter


What clothes should I wear in River?

Wear short pants and flip-flop that has belt around your ankle.

Whare should I wear in the Hike?

If you go through the Hills, shoes are recommended.

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Ilam Tour Package
20% Off
From $ 250.00 $ 200.00
per Adult

Trip Facts

  • Private Car
  • 6+
  • Home Stay, Camping, Hotel
  • 5N/4D
  • Easy
  • Sept-April
  • Sept-Oct, Mar-Apr (18-25C), Nov-Feb (10-22C)
  • Kathmandu/Urlabari