Kanyam कन्याम is a town and a tourist destination in Ilam District of Nepal. This comes under Suryodaya Municipality in Ilam District in the Mechi Zone of eastern Nepal.
Kanyam is famous for its beautiful green tea garden and picnic spots. It is known as queen of the eastern Nepal due to its scenic and out of the world natural beauty. Every year thousands of tourists arrive here to enjoy its chilling climate and greenery. From the hill, the majestic view of the tea garden and the surroundings can be enjoyed. Similarly, the foggy weather makes travel more amazing for those who are traveling from the hot climate. Almost everyone who is visiting Darjeeling seems to visit Kanyam Ilam.
Kanyam Ilam is the pocket zone of Himalayan tea which is exported overseas. People from India come here in the summertime to beat the heat. Kanyam is approx 70 KM far from the Indian Border. Numbers of Indian tourists can be also found enjoying the quality time in cold weather with their near and dear ones. This picturesque place is the perfect point for the visitors to take a picture and share it with friends. People also come here for a honeymoon and it is one of the top destinations for couples.
Ilam is also famous for Churpi and Aakabare Khursani which can be purchased during the tour. Moreover, an attraction like tea processing plants can be seen here. Ilam is also the gateway for the people who are visiting the Pathibhara temple.
- Heavenly tea gardens
- Pine trees
- Mesmerizing Natural beauty
- Amicable locals and rich cultural and traditional heritage
- Spectacular Sunrise as well as Sunset
- Site seeing
- Horse riding
- Clicking photographs in different cultural dresses
- Seeing the tea plants being processed
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