When traveling to Nepal, it is important to have the necessary information regarding arrival and visa requirements. Here are some general guidelines for arriving in Nepal and obtaining a visa:
Entry requirements: To enter Nepal, you will need a valid passport and a visa. Tourist visas can be obtained on arrival at the international airport in Kathmandu or at land border crossing points with India and Tibet.
Visa Types: Nepal offers 15 days, 30 days, 90 days Tourist visa and also multiple entry Tourist Visa for different durations of stay. Visa fee varies depending on the duration of stay.
Visa on arrival: Tourist visas can be obtained on arrival at the international airport in Kathmandu, or at land border crossing points with India and Tibet. Visa on arrival can be obtained by paying in cash or by using a Visa or Mastercard debit/credit card.
Visa extension: If you wish to stay in Nepal for longer than the duration of your initial visa, you can apply for a visa extension at the Department of Immigration in Kathmandu or Pokhara.
COVID-19 Update: The Nepal government has implemented some new rules and restrictions in relation to COVID-19, including mandatory COVID-19 PCR test and quarantine on arrival, so please check the latest information on the Nepal government’s website before your trip.
It’s always a good idea to check with the Nepalese embassy or consulate in your home country for the most up-to-date information on visa requirements, as rules and regulations can change frequently.