Solukhumbu District is a district located in the eastern region of Nepal. It is a part of Province No. 1 and is one of the 77 districts of Nepal. The district, with Salleri as its district headquarters, covers an area of 3,312 square kilometers and has a population of around 160,000 people according to the 2011 Nepal Census.
Solukhumbu is known for its natural beauty and rich cultural heritage, and is a popular destination for international visitors. The district is situated in the Himalayas and is home to several peaks, including the Mount Everest, which is the highest mountain in the world. The district is also home to several protected areas, including the Sagarmatha National Park, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The district is predominantly agricultural, and the main crops grown in the district include rice, maize, wheat, and millet. In addition to agriculture, the district is also home to several small-scale industries, including brick kilns, rice mills, and sawmills.
Solukhumbu has a number of educational institutions, including primary schools, secondary schools, and higher secondary schools. The district is also home to a number of colleges, including the Solukhumbu Multiple Campus, which offers courses in science, humanities, and management.
The district is connected to the rest of the country by road and air. The district is served by the Tenzing-Hillary Airport, which is located in the town of Lukla and is a popular gateway for trekkers and mountaineers. The district is also connected to the national highway network, which allows for easy access to the rest of the country.
Solukhumbu has a number of cultural and recreational facilities, including the Solukhumbu Museum.