Bhairahawa, also known as Siddharthanagar is a city in Rupandehi District of Nepal. It is the second largest trading area after Birgunj. Sunauli, the border of India is just 15 miles away to the north of Bhairahawa.
Gautam Buddha Airport is the sole domestic airport of Bhairahawa. Buddha Air has daily flights from Bhairahawa to Kathmandu and Bhairahawa to Pokhara. The duration of flight from Bhairahawa to Kathmandu is around 35 minutes and Bhairahawa to Pokhara is around 20 minutes.
Bhairahawa is also known as the gateway to Lumbini. Lumbini is a sacred site and renowned Buddhist pilgrimage site. It is the birthplace of Gautam Buddha also known as Shakyamuni Buddha or simply Buddha. His teachings are popular and enlightening that number of his pilgrims come to Lumbini and other sacred Buddhist sites like Shanti Stupa in Pokhara and the stupas of Swayambhunath and Boudhanath in Kathmandu.
People come to meditate from several places of world in Buddhist monasteries. There are numerous locations in Nepal where meditation classes are provided.
If you want to know more about meditation centers then read our blog: Towards Inner Peace: A Guide to Meditation Centers in Kathmandu
Bhairahawa also connects you with another popular city Butwal. Butwal is 21 kilometers away from Bhairahawa and also is another center for trading.
To know about Bhairahawa to Kathmandu flight fare or flight status, please visit below links.
Bhairahawa - Kathmandu
To know about Bhairahawa to Pokhara flight fare or flight status, please visit below links.
Bhairahawa - Pokhara
Get more details about direct flights from Pokhara-Bhairahawa, here.
You can easily book your flights online or simply call at Buddha Air's office at Bhairahawa.
Tel: 071-526893/ 523893
35° to 38° Celsius (Summer) / 10° to 27° Celsius (Winter)