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Evening view of Bhedetar, the hill station of Nepal.
Evening view of Bhedetar, the hill station of Nepal.
Bhedetar is located in Nepal
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 26°53′0″N 87°20′0″E / 26.88333°N 87.33333°E / 26.88333; 87.33333Coordinates: 26°53′0″N 87°20′0″E / 26.88333°N 87.33333°E / 26.88333; 87.33333
Country   Nepal
ZoneKosi Zone
DistrictDhankuta District
1,420 m (4,660 ft)
 • Total2,977
Time zoneUTC+5:45 (NST)
Postal code
Area code(s)026
Nearest cityDharan

Bhedetar (translation: Sheep's Butte) is a village development committee in Dhankuta District in the Koshi Zone of eastern Nepal. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 2643 people living in 513 individual households.[1] It is 1,420 meters high from the sea level. It is actually the border line of Sunsari and Dhankuta district.


Bhedetar is a developing tourist spot. It is a small hill station just 16 kilometers away from Dharan Sub-metropolis. It is famous for its unpredictable weather - a moment it hides itself in the blanket of thick fog and another moment it reveals itself as the crown of urban Dharan.

Nepal Television has a High Power Transmitter Station at Bhedetar which broadcasts different Channels of Nepal Television. Transmissions are not only received by the Bhedetar but also neighbouring places.


  1. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008. Retrieved 24 November 2008.