Getting A Nepal Visa

Nepal is one of the country that has very easy visa policy. People of many countries can get a Visa on Arrival (which is valid for multiple entry) for either 15 / 30 / 90 day period.

Indian citizens do not need a visa to travel in Nepal and can stay for unlimited number of days. However they must be carrying a identification document like Passport, Ration Card with photo or Election Commission card given by the Government of India.

Visa Policy Of Nepal

Visa Policy Of Nepal

Countries that are marked in red are not eligible to get a Visa on Arrival. The countries marked in green can get a Visa on Arrival for up to 90 days.

Click the image to enlarge.Photo Source – Wikimedia Commons

Visa on Arrival can be obtained at the following entry / exit points –

  • Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu
  • Kakarvitta, Jhapa (Eastern Nepal)
  • Birganj, Parsa (Central Nepal)
  • Kodari, Sindhupalchowk (Northern Border)
  • Belhiya, Bhairahawa (Rupandehi, Western Nepal)
  • Jamuna, Nepalgunj (Banke, Mid Western Nepal)
  • Mohana, Dhangadhi (Kailali, Far Western Nepal)
  • Gaddachauki, Mahendranagar (Kanchanpur, Far Western Nepal)

The cost of Visa on Arrival for Arrival for 15 / 30 /90 days is USD 25 / 40 / 100 respectively.

Citizens of these countries do not get visa on arrival at the immigration entry points of Nepal:- Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Cameroon, Somalia, Liberia, Ethiopia, Iraq, Palestine, Afghanistan.

A visa can also be obtained before arrival at any of Nepal’s Diplomatic Missions. Address of Nepal’s Diplomatic Missions overseas are listed below –

Nepal Embassies & Consulates

Nepal Embassies and Consulates. Source.

Sai Karthik Reddy Mekala

Karthik Reddy has been traveling around the world since completing his M.B.A in 2012. He is passionate about photography, trying out new food, meeting new people, experiencing different cultures and explore places solo.

2 Responses

  1. vedagiri says:

    how about relocating to nepal? are nepalese friendly with indians? wat abt job opportunities? please provide me some valuable suggestions

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