HI, this is one of the famous place “Vedetar”located in south east of dhankuta.It has touched with border of Sunsari Dharan one of the big city in Nepal (17 kilometers from Dharan).In history according to the elders,the name Vedetar is given by the people who always walks from this place to go Dharan and Tarai region from hill side before the Koshi highway was build in this part. it was big plain ground (tar)and grazing Sheeps (veda) made it name Vedetar(means Veda ko tar).Now the name Vedetar is recognized as tourism place in this area. Hotels and lodges are sufficient for the traveller who like to stay here and Tower ,picnic spot and beautiful landscape makes it attractive for the couple and families, who wants to walk for time pass and enjoy in holiday and other days .
The Vedetar also name of Village Development Commite ,according to 2008 projection total population was 3011, 539 houses and literacy was 56.3 % .it has always cool temperature and famous for changing climate and also famous for picnic.So many people comes here to view Tarai region and Sapta Koshi(big river) from Chrls tower ,the tower is build in Charls point, it is also called by Sailung Dada in Nepali. Vedetar is also famous for pilgrim ,there is Pathivara temple few far from Vebdetar so many people walks to pray there.When the Koshi highway was built for the Dhankuta and other hilly districts ,it was started as small bus stop for the breakfast and lunch for the passengers ,after it was grow as small town and another road was also built for Rajarani (another part of Dhankuta). from that time to now the Vedetar is became a famous for the local tourist as well as foreigner tourists.
Mr. Surendra limbu
Dhankuta.Dharan.(some photos from dhankuta facebook)