of Bhaktapur, Nepal || ||
Welcome to Nepal with leading trekking agency in Kathmandu
Servising since 1992. NEPAL
'Namaste, Bienvenue au Nepal avec l'agence
népalaise francophone a but humanitaire depuis 1992'
are the important informaitions which you should be informed by your self during
you are in Nepal.
Mountain Flight, Wild life tours, Sightseeing, Jungle Safari, Trekking, Rafting,
Adveture sport, Kayaking, Biking, Mountaineering, Helicopter service, Para Gliding,
World heritage sites:
Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Bouddha Nath stupa, Changu Narayan Temple, Kathmandu
Darbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Patan Durbar Square, Swayambhu Nath Temple,
Everest National Park, Royal Chitwan National Park etc.
no. of Immigration offices:
contact No. and Working Hours
Location : The Department
of Immigration is located at Maitighar, Kathmandu.
Tel : 977-1-4223590
/ 4222453 / 4223681/ 4221996 / 4224757, Fax :
Emails : This e-mail
Web : http://www.immi.gov.np
Sunday to Thursday: 10 a.m. - 17 p.m. in summer
10 a.m. - 16 p.m. in winter (Nov. to Jan.)
a.m. -15 p.m.
Sunday to Thursday:
10 a.m. - 15 p.m.
a.m. -15 p.m.
**Never trek alone, hire a guide and a porter with
Ecology Treks for the best services during you are in Nepal.
informed about high altitude sickness.
**Carry a medicine kit and medicines
you need. **Take water purifier tablets. ** Watch well where you are walking and
don't step back ward during you are taking pictures. **Never take pictures of
people without permission. **Take you time during you are trekking or hiking,
taking rest is better for your health.
Entry Fees of Nepal's major cities :
area Entry Fees :
(Treking Imformations Management System) = US $ 10 per person for agency and 20
$ for indivudual trekkers.
Airport tax of All passengers departing from Tribhuvan International Airport is
included in the plane tickets so no need to pay international airport tax.
airport tax = NRS 200 P.P.d
Foreign Currency Equivalent in NRS:
About Visa :
who wants to visit Nepal must hold valid passport
Entry:- Tourist entry visa
can be obtained for the following duration from Royal Nepalese Embassy or Consulate
or other mission offices or at the following immigration offices in Nepal.
Exit Points in Nepal:
entry and exit points for the purpose of the foreigners entering into and departing
from Nepal are following. The Immigration offices in such points are opened 24
hours. Entering and departing from other places except the point is treated as
the voilation of Immigration Act and the Regulation.
1) Immigration Office, Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu
Office, Kakarvitta, Jhapa (Eastern Nepal)
3) Immigration Office, Birganj,
Parsa (Central Nepal)
4) Immigration Office, Kodari, Sindhupalchowk (Northern
5) Immigration Office, Belahia, Bhairahawa (Rupandehi, Western Nepal)
6) Immigration Office, Jamunaha, Nepalgunj (Banke, Mid Western Nepal)
Office, Mohana, Dhangadhi (Kailali, Far Western Nepal)
8) Immigration Office,
Gaddachauki, Mahendranagar (Kanchanpur, Far Western Nepal)
Office, Pokhara (not the entry point,
only for exit)
here for the detail informations about visa fees, visa renew fees, late fees etc
following visa shall be issued and granted by the following authority Category
of Visa and its issuing and renewing authority-
Issuing, Regularising and Renewing Authority
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Provided, however, that the mission or the Immigration
Office at the entry point may issue the diplomatic visa (as an entry visa) for
a period of up to 30 days.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Provided, that the mission or the Immigration Office
at the entry point may issue the official visa (as an entry visa) for a period
of up to 30 days.
Immigration Officer of the entry point or the mission for fifteen days, thirty
days, and ninety days entry visa in visa year.
Director General for renewal the validity of visa and regularize to the tourist
who have already entered into Nepal by obtaining entry visa.
But the immigration
officer of the entry point may regularize the visa for fifteen days at departure
time if the total stay period in a visa year not exceeding 150 days.
Non tourist visas
the case of foreigner pursuant to Clause (g) of Rule 8, Nepalese Embassy or Permanent
Diplomatic Mission located in the foreign country or Director General,
the case of foreigner pursuant to Clause (1) of Rule 8, the Director General by
obtaining approval of Nepal Government.
the case of foreigner pursuant to other Clauses of Rule 8, the Director General.
Immigration Officer of the entry Point
first one year the Department by obtaining approval of the Ministry of Home Affairs
and The Department for renewal.
Provided that the Department shall issue visa
on the recommendation of the Department of Industries to the foreign invester
as per clause (1) of sub-rule (1) of rule 11 and their dependant family.
Non-Residential Nepalese visa
the first time, the Mission or the Department by obtaining approval of the Ministry
of Home Affairs and the Department for renewal.
to refuse to issue visa or to grant permission to enter into Nepal:
anything contained elsewhere in these Rules, the Immigration Officer may, at the
every entry point, refuse to issue a visa to, or to grant permission to enter
into Nepal , to the following foreigners:
passports and visas have been found doubtful,
have been expelled for the commission of any acts contrary to the Act or these
Rules, or who have been prohibited from entering into Nepal.
have already expended the period of stay according to this regulation.
traveling documents of the foreigner willing to enter, seems doubtful
Power to prohibit the departure from Nepal:
or Immigration Office may prohibit the following individuals from departing from
have not valid passport and visas to enter into the country which they have intended
to enter into,
whom information, with the reason therefor, has been received from any authorized
official for the prohibition of the departure from Nepal.
Points of entry or exit:
The point of entry and exit for the
purpose of the foreigner entering into or departing from Nepal by obtaining a
visa shall be as follows:
Office, Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu
Office, Kakarvitta, Jhapa (Eastern Nepal)
Office, Birganj, Parsa (Central Nepal)
Office, Kodari, Sindhupalchowk (Northern Border)
Office, Belahia, Bhairahawa (Rupandehi, Western Nepal)
Office, Jamunaha, Nepalgunj (Banke, Mid Western Nepal)
Office, Mohana, Dhangadhi (Kailali, Far Western Nepal)
Office, Gaddachauki, Mahendranagar (Kanchanpur, Far Western Nepal)
Arrival and Departure form to be filled up:
entering into or departing from Nepal has to fill-up Arrival and Departure form
and submit such form to the immigration office.
Certification of arrival and departure:
Every person entering
into or departing from Nepal shall get his entry and departure certified at his
entry or departure point. In the case of the person who has not got so registered
his arrival or departure, if he submits an application, along with the reason
therefor, the department may,if it deems reasonable after investigation thereabout,certify
the arrival or departure.
Documents to be produced:
In cases where the officials of
the Department or the Offices thereunder and the authorised Officers of the District
Administration Office in such places where such personnel are not available, the
police officials and border administration officials require any foreigner to
show his passport, visa, trekking permit and documents relating thereto, such
foreigner has to show such documents immediately.
of change in address:
a foreigner except in tourist visa, permitted to stay in Nepal more than six months,
makes change in his Nepal based residential address mentioned in the application
submitted for the issuance of visa or the extension of the term of visa, such
foreigner shall compulsorily furnish the Department, Office or local police office
with a notice containing his name, passport number and new address as well, within
a foreigner has stayed in Nepal for more than 120 days goes to any other place
of Nepal for spending more than 24 hours, he has to register with the local Police
Office of such place his presence along with the detail showing his name, passport
number and address as well.
Restriction to work:
A foreigner having obtained a visa as a tourist or his family member pursuant
to these Rules shall not be allowed to work, with or without receiving remuneration,
in any industry, business, enterprise or organisation during his stay in Nepal
- A foreigner
having obtained a visa pursuant to these Rules shall not be allowed to carry out
any work other than that for which purpose he has obtained the visa.
Recommendation for and issuance of visa provisionally:
- In cases where
it takes time to make recommendation for the study, non-tourist and business visa,
the concerned Ministry may, upon assigning the said reason, make recommendation
for the provisional study, non-tourist and business visa for a period not exceeding
cases where it take time for the foreigner referred to in sub-rule (1) (h) of
Rule 8 to submit the marriage registration certificate, the Department may, on
the basis of the recommendation of the authority or the embassy of the concerned
country, issue the non-tourist visa for a period not exceeding three months.
Issuance of travel permit:
The Department may issue the travel
permits to those foreigners who are not able to obtain new passports due to the
loss, deface or expiry of the term thereof or due to any other reasons, in order
to enable them to depart out side from Nepal. Provided, however, that the Ministry
of Foreign Affairs shall issue such permit in the case of the person holding diplomatic
and official passport.
Transfer of visa:
In case where any foreigner has obtained
the travel permit or a new passport due to the loss or expiry of the term of old
passport, the Ministry of Foreign affairs for diplomatic and official visa or
the department for other visa may transfer the visa to the travel permit or to
Application for extension of the term of visa: The
Department may cancel a visa of any foreigner in the following circumstances:
has to be submitted in the format as referred to in Appendix 8 for the extension
of the term of a visa except a diplomatic and official visa.
Circumstances in which a visa may be cancelled:
he fails to produce an international health certificate as and when required to
he becomes insane or goes mad.
he is found to have absconded after committing any serious criminal offence.
he is found to be suffering from any contagious or communicable disease.
his presence seems to cause detrimental effect in peace and security of Nepal
or in the mutual fraternity of the people of Nepal.
his conduct is found to be suspicious or if he carries out, or causes to be carried
out, any undesirable activities.
his presence seems to result in adverse impact on the social and culture environment
he violates, or causes to violate, the Act, these Rules and other prevailing law.
- If he carries
out any other acts or things not in consonance with the purpose for which the
visa has been issued or the purpose of visa ends before the provided visa period.
- To cancel
his last visa,if he receives recommendation to provide another category of visa
from the concerned institutions.
the case of cancellation of a visa pursuant to sub-rule (1), the fees paid therefor
shall not be refundable.