Visa Information

At Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, you can easily get the visa of Nepal. You can also get it on the borders of Nepal-Tibet and India. If you are from Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Cameroon, Somalia, Liberia, Ethiopia, Iraq, Palestine, and Afghanistan, you will not get the visa easily.

Entry Points to Nepal by Land: 
• Kakarvitta, Jhapa (Eastern Nepal)
• Birganj, Parsa (Central Nepal)
• Kodari, Sindhupalchowk (Northern Border)
• Belhiya, Bhairahawa (Rupandehi, Western Nepal)
• Jamuna, Nepalgunj (Banke, Mid Western Nepal)
• Mohana, Dhangadhi (Kailali, Far Western Nepal)
• Gaddachauki, Mahendranagar (Kanchanpur, Far Western Nepal)

Requirements: 
• Valid passport.(with a validity of a minimum period of six months)
• Two passport size photos

Visa fees: 
• Multiple entry 30 days US$ 40 or equivalent convertible currency
• Multiple entry 90 days US$ 100 or equivalent convertible currency
• Visa for SAARC countries: Free visa for 30 days available for tourists of SAARC countries.
• Visa for Indian citizens: Indian nationals do not require the visa to enter into Nepal but getting to Nepal by air/overland they have to show their passport or any identity card issued by the Indian government, at the entry point to Nepal. The children under 10 years no need to show any identification.
• Visa extension fee for 15 days or less is the US $ 30 or equivalent convertible currency and visa extension fee for more than 15 days is US$ 2 per day Tourist visa can be extended for a maximum period of 150 days in a single visa year (January – December).
• Transit Visa costs the US $ 5 or equivalent in convertible currency. General Information
• No foreigner is entitled to stay in Nepal without a valid visa.
• Tourist entry visa can be obtained for the following duration from the Nepalese Embassy or consulate or immigration offices, located on entry points on Nepal-Tibet and India borders.
• Once the visa is issued, it will not be amended, re-validated and visa fees will not be refunded.
• Personal cheque and credit cards are not accepted at any entry point of Nepal.
• Living in Nepal without the passport or a valid visa is a punishable offense.
• There will be no charge for children under 10 years, however, the visa is required.
• You are advised to contact the Immigration Department for visa transfer in case of getting new passport or travel document from you Embassy/Consulate.
• You should keep passport and trekking permit with you while trekking.