Tourist Visa is issued to foreigners travelling to Nepal as an Entry Visa on arrival at the point of entry. Travelers can also obtain visa issued by Diplomatic Mission Abroad.
“It has been said that a pretty face is a passport. But it's not, it's a visa, and it runs out fast.”
— Julie Burchill
Arrival By Air
Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu
Arrival By Land
Nepal- India Border
Kakarbhitta/ Pani Tanki
Tourist Visa Fee (Single Entry)
15 days USD 30 or equivalent convertible currency
30 days USD 50 or equivalent convertible currency
90 days USD 125 or equivalent convertible currency
* Note: Additional 25 USD is charged for Multiple Entry facility,
After getting a visa for certain time, traveler can extend their visa with additional 3 USD per day fee. Tourist Visa Extension is done for minimum 15 days from Department of Immigration Office.
* Note: Maximum stay for tourist visa is 150 days in one visa year (Jan 1 to Dec 31)
Visa Delay Fee
if the visa is expired and wasn’t extended on time, then the additional charge for extension is 5 USD per day including late fine.
US Dollar, Canadian Dollar, Euro, Pound Sterling, Swiss Franc, Australian Dollar, Hong Kong Dollar, Japanese Yen and Singapore Dollar. Credit card, Indian currency, and Nepali currency are not accepted
Indian nationals do not require visa to enter Nepal although must possess any one of the documents like Passport, Driving License, Ration Card, Election Commission Card, Identity card issued by Government Agency or Identity Card issued by Embassy of India in Kathmandu (should be with photo)
No Procedures of Arrival Visa for
Afghanistan, Swaziland, Somalia, Ethiopia, Palestine, Liberia, Iraq, Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon and Zimbabwe nationalists DO NOT get arrival visa at any of entry point in Nepal and need to obtain a visa prior to arrival at nearest Nepalese embassy or diplomatic mission.
Non-Tourist Visa in Nepal
There are both tourist and non-tourist visa are available for foreigners to pursue tourism or non–tourism activities like Study Visa, Marriage Visa, Relationship Visa, Business Visa, Transit Visa, Non-Residential Visa or Residential Visa.
For More Visa Information: Nepal Immigration Authority (http://www.nepalimmigration.gov.np/