Geographical Location of LMC
An enlightening journey to Nepal
Lumbini Medical College & Teaching Hospital Pvt. Ltd. is located in the lap of lotus Pond “Kamal pokhari” of Pravas in the south of the peaceful town of Tansen municipality, Palpa district, Lumbini Zone. Tansen, the district administration headquarters of Palpa one out of 75 districts in Nepal, has been a Municipality since 1957. It is often referred to as Palpa and its people as “Palpalis”. Tansen is frequently visited for its famous “Palpali Dhaka and Palpali Karuwa” . Palpa has a moderate climate with temperature varying from to 28O centigrade.
Lumbini MedicalCollege is named such because it is near to Lumbini, a place in south western Terai of Nepal, the birth place of Prince Siddartha, later to be the Buddha Shakyamuni the apostle of peace and the light of Asia. Lumbini in Sanskrit means “lovely” and is a Buddhist Pilgrimage.
Location of LMC
The Location of the College offers the students an exciting opportunity to study at an advanced level, to work with other students in a challenging, stimulating and rewarding environment. But most importantly it will offer intellectual empowerment. Lumbini Medical College & Research Center Pvt. Ltd. is approximately 292 km, about 10 hr drive from Kathmandu via Butwal. It is approximately 328 km from Kathmandu via Pokhara. Buses to Tansen ply from the bus station Gongabu in Kathmandu. It is also possible to take a flight to either Pokhara or Bhairahawa from where Lumbini Medical College is approximately three to four hours drive. It can be entered from India via Borders of Nepal :
By Road to LMC
|Indo Nepal Borders||Kilometers||Means of Transport|
|From Nepalgunj to LMC||284||Bus/ Private Car|
|From Sunauli to LMC||55||Bus/ Private Car|
|From Biratnagar to LMC||531||Bus/ Private Car|
|From Birgung to LMC||275||Bus/ Private Car|
|From Kakadbhitta to LMC||615||Bus/ Private Car|
By Flight to LMC
|Kathmandu||30 Min.||Gautam Buddha Airport|
Climate Around LMC
Palpa is bestowed with a good share from the bounty of natural beauty that can’t be pictured through words; painting won’t be a good either. The free soul of a free life only can behold and marvel at it. Tansen can be visited at any time of the year. As it lies in an altitude of 1372 meters, the climate of Palpa varies from tropical to moderate. Tansen is moderate to warm and lies between 80 Celsius minimum in the winter and 28 o Celsius as the maximum during summer. The months of June and July have maximum rain.
You have to take public vehicle to reach Lumbini Medical College at Tansen, Palpa from Lord Gautam Buddha Airport at Bhairahawa. You may contact for inquiry / help/ information :
Kathmandu Office : Tel.No.+977-01-4880563 Mob. +977-9841665301