Once landed, tourists without visa should obtain On Arrival Visa from the specialized Immigration Office located in the airport through a few simple procedures. Leave ample time to catch outbound international flights when connecting from domestic flights. Completing the online application in advance makes sense. Visa Extension and Renewal Extending your visa in Nepal can be done easily at the Immigration Department offices in Kathmandu and Pokhara. Visa fees for a six-month tourist visa vary depending on nationality, but for most nationalities it's Rs 4350.
Paragliding and ultralight aircraft tourism have become popular in Pokhara, and many new companies offer such services. Since the first ascent by Edmund Hillary and his team, people have pilgrimage to this destination in awe. In case of an emergency, this system helps authorities find trekkers. The few things that could have been better were may be, due to misunderstanding with our guide, but nothing really important! From Kathmandu you could try a short trek to Nagarkot if the weather is fine. Minimum six months valid passport date is required to get the visa.
You will also need to fill a departure card for foreigners. Tourist visa is compulsory to enter Nepal for any foreigners. If you visit the department between 10am and 1pm, you should be able to pick up a certificate by 5pm the same day. Overstaying with Tourist Visas Overstaying a foreigner with tourist visa is punishable one. Check out my on this site. Generally speaking it's fairly straight forward.
Should you wish to travel to India, some form of identification will be necessary to enter — a visa is not an acceptable form of identification. Medical facilities are often overwhelmed because of insufficient resources. Women Travelers: See the travel tips for. Do be wary of the tourist sim card packages. Plans are underway for a Chinese contractor to upgrade the facilities and runways at Tribhuvan over from April onwards. Do extensive research before importing household pets including cats and dogs , communications equipment, and other items that might be perceived as sensitive. Author: Kaspars Misins Kaspars is a long term traveler and a travel blogger from Latvia.
Obtaining Nepalese Visa On Arrival at Kathmandu International airport — May 2016, Our Experience Kathmandu International airport is one of the smallest airports, where we have ever been. Dual Nationality: Nepal does not recognize dual nationality. Do you have any advice for going in summer? At least it made for some unsettling entertainment for newcomers to Nepal. When the new fees are implemented this page will be updated - in the meantime do be prepared for the fee increase. At that time of day though it could be quite a hassle.
Bizarre, frustrating and annoying just about sums it up if you do happen to be on a flight selected for a second screening. There are multiple options for the length of visa you apply for, and the cost varies for each. Foreigners who are in Nepal between January to December on a tourist visa only allowed to say for 150 days. Therefore, passport holders of India must go through the same immigration line as Nepalese. Any other foreign nationals are entitled to obtain multiple tourist visas on arrival for an optional duration of 15, 30 and 90 days charged correspondingly The below nations must obtain Nepal Visa before visiting: Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Cameroon, Somalia, Liberia, Ethiopia, Iraq, Palestine, Afghanistan, Syria and Refugees with travel document.
All Nepal tourist visas and extensions have a fee depending on the duration of the visa. For examples, see and the website. However, this does make it practically impossible for one to lose their way in the airport and the structure is a visible landmark from anywhere inside Kathmandu valley. Visa Requirements A valid passport and one passport -size photo with a light background. I must have been unconscious when I went over there a few years ago. Afghanistan Cameroon Ethiopia Ghana Iraq Liberia Nigeria Palestine Somalia Swaziland Syria Zimbabwe Immigration and Customs Start Most airlines do not let you check-in online if you need a visa to travel to the destination country.
I ask my friend to send me invitation letter as well authenticated by Consulate of the Philippines in Nepal coz she is a Nepali citizen encase of emergency you know what I mean. I will be mostly in Kathmandu visiting a friend. A typical barrage of bartering followed and I got in for three hundred and fifty, plus the promise of another fifty later if we arrived at the right destination. That said, it saves having to worry about bringing photos but you are still stuck in the line so there really is no time savings at all. ? Meanwhile, if this is your first time here.
I'm traveling to Nepal very soon and the thought of applying for a Visa completely slipped my mind. No part of this site shall be reproduced, copied, or otherwise distributed without the express, written consent of Nepal. Credit cards, Indian rupees and Nepali currency are not included in the payment options. Students: See the page and. Exercise increased caution in Nepal due to the potential for isolated political violence. As of writing these the implementation of these fees has yet to happen. For Chinese citizens, and the holders of Hong Kong or Macau passports, there is a requirement to have a visa to enter Nepal, although Chinese citizens have an exemption for payment, and the visa is free for tourists.