Getting there & away
The bus station is about 1km from the centre on the Mahendra Hwy. Long-haul buses leave for Kathmandu (Rs 735, 16 hours) at 5am, 8.30am and 2.15pm. There's also a single Pokhara service at 10.30am (Rs 728, 16 hours). Local buses run regularly to Nepalganj (Rs 300, six hours), passing the turn off to Royal Bardia National Park.