On Arrival Visa Fee at Entry Points:

15 days - 30 USD

30 days - 50 USD

90 days - 125 USD


Tourist Visa Extension

Visa extension fee for 15 days or less is USD 45 or equivalent convertible currency and visa extension fee for more than 15 days is USD 3 per day

In the case of delay less than 150 days additional USD 5 per day as late fine.


Gratis Visa (Visa for Free) 

Gratis Visa is issued free of cost in case of following categories of Visa applicants:

  • Children below 10 years except US citizens
  • up to 30 days for SAARC Citizens (except Afghanistan) visiting Nepal for the first time in a given visa year. Afghan citizens are eligible for Gratis Visa on Arrival only upon the recommendation of Department of Immigration. if you are an Afghan citizen, you can request concerned institution inviting you to Nepal for necessary paperwork with Department of Immigration to get you Gratis Visa 'On Arrival'.
  • Non Residential Nepalese (NRN) card holder (issued by MoFA / Nepalese diplomatic mission abroad)
  • Chinese Nationals for 150 days

Officials from

  1. Thailand - Exemption up to 90 Days
  2. Russian Federation - Exemption up to 90 Days
  3. People's Republic of China - Exemption up to 30 Days
  4. Federal Republic of Brazil - Exemption up to 90 Days
  5. Myanmar - Exemption up to 90 Days
  6. Vietnam - Exemption up to 90 Days
  7. Cambodia - Exemption up to 30 Days
  8. Mongolia - Exemption up to 90 Days
  9. Jordan - Exemption up to 90 Days
  10. State of Israel - Exemption up to 90 Days
  11. Georgia - Exemption up to 90 Days
  12. State of Qatar - Exemption up to 90 Days

Indian nationals do not require visa to enter into Nepal. 


Transit Visa

Transit visa for one day can be obtained from Nepal's immigration offices at the entry points upon the production of departure flight ticket via Tribhuvan International Airport in Nepal, by paying USD 5 or equivalent convertible currency. 


For further information, please, contact

Department of Immigration

Kalikasthan, Kathmandu.

+977-01-4429659, 4429660