How to Get Nepal Visa

  • Dec 31, 2022
  • Rajan Dahal
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Nepal is the abode of the Himalayas, the land of Mt. Everest, and borders India in the South, West, and East and China (Tibet) in the North of south Asia. The Department of immigration facilitates visa services on arrival at Kathmandu International Airport (TIA) and in other entry ports as well. There are a few entry checkpoints like-Kakadivitta, Tatopani, Rasuwagadi, Birganj, Belahia, Napelagunj, Dhangadi, and Mahendra Nagar. If people are traveling by land.

Traveling by bus, car, Motor Bike to Nepal is also possible, and Southern border people mostly travel by train as well.

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How to get a Nepal visa?

Visa can be obtained on your arrival in Nepal or you can apply at your nearest Nepalese Diplomatic mission. However, if you get the Nepal visa from the Diplomatic mission then you have to enter the country within 6 months from the visa issue date. Simply, you can apply for an online visa beforehand by following the given instructions.

What is the visa cost for Nepal?

The visa cost depends on your visa type, and depends on what purpose you are traveling, and how many days you are going to Nepal. Traveling to Nepal for the purpose of Trekking, Sightseeing, Hiking, Expedition, and some other tourist activities purposed, then remember for the tourist visa.

Tourist Visa costs are as below

  • 15 days ----30 USD Multiple entry
  • 30 days-----50 USD Multiple entries
  • 90 days----125 USD Multiple entries

Is it possible to extend my visa?

Yes, the regular visa provided to you’re upon arrival by the Nepali Department of Immigration, None of the tourists can stay more than 150 days in a visa year.

Tourist visas can be extended for a minimum of 15 days with 45 USD and USD 3 per day for the additional days. In the case of a delay of less than 150 days additional 5 USD per day as a late fine

How to go to Nepal?

By land: if you are traveling by land either from India or from China then these are the entry and exit points:


  • Tatopani/Kodari Border-China Border
  • Rasuwagadi-China Border
  • Birganj-Parsa
  • Belahia-Bhairahawa
  • Jamunaha-Napelagunj
  • Mohana-Dhangadi
  • Gaddachauki-Mahendra Nagar.

By air: If you are traveling by air then Kathmandu international airport is the only international airport in Nepal, where you can get an arrival visa. The flight is available by Thai air, Singapore air, Air India/Indian air, Malaysian air, Etihad and Qatar air, Dragon air/Cathey Pacific, Gulf Air, Arkefly and Air Arabia, and many others. The flight sectors will be added as necessary.

Type of Visa to Nepal

People can get different types of visas for Nepal. Here is the type of visas that you may require

  • Tourist visa
  • Business visa
  • Non-residential visa
  • Diplomatic visa

For more types of visas detail and fees please visit here

I am planning to Everest Base Camp Trek, what will be my entry port?

Mt. Everest lies in the North-East of Kathmandu. Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal also known as the city of temples and monuments. Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Boudha Nath stupa, Pashupati Nath Temple, and Monkey temple are the top sites to start up your holiday in Nepal. If you are planning a trek to Base Camp then surely Kathmandu International Airport (TIA) is the best option for you. There are several international flights to and from Kathmandu. Make sure you are having your international flight tickets to Kathmandu Airport (TIA). The Lukla flight leaves only from Kathmandu and Ramechap (nearby Kathmandu) early morning. For more details on the Everest Base Camp trek visit here.

No matter whether you are a solo traveler, traveling with family or in groups, you will get the Nepal visa easily at the entry port without any hassle. Global Adventure is a leading trekking and travel company based in the heart of Thamel delivering customer care services at a reasonable price. You are always welcome at our door steps!

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