Butwal is one of the dual cities of unexpectedly growing Butwal-Bhairahawa urban agglomeration in Nepal. It lies in Province no. 5, Rupandehi District and additionally the intervening time capital of province 5 of Nepal. It is likewise home to the administrative headquarters of Lumbini Zone. This city stands beside the financial institution of Tilottama River Tinau River, and on the northern edge of the Terai simple under the Siwalik Hills. Its call, Butwal turned into derived from Batauli Bazaar, the city's oldest residential region which is placed at the western bank of Tinau river. Butwal is a active town comprising the Panoramic perspectives of the aggregate of hills and plains.
Geographically, Butwal is on the intersection of Nepal's special National Highways, Mahendra Highway and Siddhartha Highway. It connects western Nepal with the capital Kathmandu through dual carriageway and air links thru airport at Siddharthanagar. It is one of the fastest-growing towns in Nepal for training, infrastructure, toll road, advertising, fitness and safety, communication, trade and banking sectors. It has highway connections to the Indian border at Sunauli and to the hilly towns in Tansen and Pokhara valley, and holds the identify of being "The Best City in Nepal" 5 instances in a row.