Darchula is located in the far east of Mahakali zone, Nepal. To the west of Darchula lies India. So the factors like lifestyle, culture and traditions are mostly similar. The main inhabitants here are Bhramin, Chettris, Thakuris, Dalits, Lohars, Kaines, Newars, Byansis, Bandhes etc. Trade is the main occupation of people around here. Local carpets, handmade clothes and wool are some famous industries. But also, it is not considered to be a very literate society. The hot and humid climate is also suitable for agriculture. There are many attractive natural sites that lure tourists into Darchula.