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Nepal Tourist Visa

In terms of tourism, Nepal is one of the most tourist-friendly countries in the world. Nepal visa on arrival is available for almost all nationalities. This page will cover the complete details on Nepal tourist visa.

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Nepal Visa on Arrival fees and duration

The following visa fees are payable at Nepal’s Tribhuvan International Airport:

  • US$25 per person for a 15-day single entry visa
  • US$40 per person for a 30-day single entry visa
  • US$100 per person for a 90-day single/multiple-entry visa
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Waiver of Visa on arrival fee

If you’re a passport holder of the following SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) countries, you are entitled to a free 30-day tourist visa:

  • Afghanistan
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan
  • Maldives
  • Pakistan
  • Sri Lanka

If you’re a citizen of the following countries, you’ll also have a waiver on visa fees as long as you’re visiting as a tourist:

  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • Macau


Multiple-entry Nepal Tourist Visas

If you want a multiple-entry tourist visas for any of the 3 choice of duration (15, 30 or 90 days), you’d need to pay an additional US$20 per person.


Advance visa application (prior to arrival)

You’d need to apply for a tourist visa in advance (prior to your arrival in Nepal), if you’re a citizen of the countries listed below. In other words, visa on arrival facility doesn’t apply for the following countries:

  • Afghanistan
  • Cameroon
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana
  • Iraq
  • Liberia
  • Nigeria
  • Palestine
  • Somalia
  • Swaziland
  • Syria
  • Zimbabwe


Nepal Visa on Arrival requirement

In order to get your Nepal tourist visa upon your arrival at Nepal’s airport, you’ll need the following:

  • Visa fees (in USD or Nepalese Rupee to be safe)
  • 2 passport-sized, coloured photographs (for backup, in the event the processing machines don’t work)
  • Completed Visa form


Nepal Tourist Visa Extension Fees & Duration

All tourists can stay in Nepal up to 150 days in 1 calendar year (from January to December of the same year). These are the following extension fees on top of the basic Nepal visa on arrival fees:

  • US$30 for an extension of 15 days or less
  • US$2 per day for an extension of more than 15 days
  • US$50 for an extension of more than 30 days


Nepal Visa for Citizens of India

If you’re a citizen of India, you do not need a visa to enter Nepal. In fact, India citizens can reside permanently in Nepal as Nepali citizens with the necessary documents.


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