Nepal – Info & Visa
Nepal In A Glance
Location: a landlocked central Himalayan country in South Asia
Languages: 123 languages spoken as mother tongue and official language is Nepali.
English is widely spoken.
Religion: 80% Hindus, 10% Buddhists, 4% Muslims and the rest are Kirants, Jains and Christians.
Currency: Nepalese Rupees. Symbol: Rs.
Climate: Spring: Mar-May. Summer: Jun-Aug. Autumn: Sep-Nov. Winter: Dec-Feb.
Best time to visit Nepal: Between October and December as the sky is beautiful clear and the views are magnificent.
Visa are available on arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport and at some land borders. On arrival Visa is very quick and simple and expecting the queue in peak season (probably take 15 to 20 mins).
*NOTE: Visa on arrival is a single entry tourist visa.
Step 1: Fill in “Arrival card” which is given to you by your cabin crew
Step 2: Fill in online tourist visa form – you have two options as fill it up prior to your arrival at this link: http://online.nepalimmigration.gov.np/ (don’t forget to print it out) or fill it up using Kiosk machines upon your arrival at the airport.
Step 3: Make a payment according to your visa requirement. (Visa’s fee is payable in any major currency at Tribhuvan Airport)
Get the receipt.
Step 4: Proceed to the Immigration Desk with your online form, payment receipts and your passport.
Hand in your documents to immigration officer for visa processing.
*Note: Your passport must remain valid for at least six months from the date of your entry into Nepal
On Arrival Visa Fee
15 Days – 25 USD
30 Days – 40 USD
90 Days – 100 USD
*Tips: Carry some small bills just to be safe