Visa Information

Nepal is a tourist friendly nation. With a valid visa of six months, one can get a visa at the Nepalese Embassy or Consulate in your nation or at the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) or at other entry points. Such Multiple Visa is available for 15, 30 and 90 days with fees of $25, $40 and $100 respectively and can be extended up to 150 days in a visa year (Feb-Dec) from the Department of Immigration in Kathmandu or Pokhara. Visa forms can be pre-filled from you nation or at the entry points in the Immigration. Cash in USD and 2 passport sized photograph is needed for the visa on arrival. Indian nationals need not pay visa fee, though a valid identity document (valid passport or Voter’s Id card or similar) is required.

Apart from TIA and respective Nepalese embassies or consulate or Mission offices abroad, the following immigration offices provide tourist entry visa in Nepal:

Immigration Offices providing tourist entry visa:

Nepal also provides Transit Visa for one day from Nepal’s immigration offices at entry points upon presenting the flight ticket via TIA by paying US $5 or equivalent. Gratis or Free Visa is available for tourists of China and SAARC nations.

Note: On arrival Visa is not available to the nationalities from: Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Cameroon, Somalia, Liberia, Ethiopia, Iraq, Palestine and Afghanistan.

For further information, please contact Department of Immigration, Kalikasthan, Dillibazar, Kathmandu. Tel: 977 – 01 – 4433934 / 4429660/ 4438862 / 4438868 |Fax : 977 – 01 – 4433935|Email : |Website :