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Anyone entering Nepal requires a visa which can be issued at the Nepali embassy or Consulate or at the airport upon arrival. Foreigners who indent to visit Nepal can get ‘multiple entry visa’ for 15 days from the date of entry for US$25 or equivalent convertible foreign currency. Multiple entries for 30 days is US$ 40.00 or equivalent convertible foreign, and multiple entry visa for 90 days is US$100. A tourist visa can be extended up to 120 days from the Department of Immigration in Kathmandu and Pokhara Immigration Office on request. The additional 30 days can be extended from the Department of Immigration on reasonable ground, which ensures one’s departure from the country within 150 days in one visa year.

No visa fee applicable to the passport holder of member states of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) for 30 days. Indian nationals do not currently need a visa to enter Nepal.

You can get visa upon arrival either by flying into Kathmandu at Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan Airport or when entering Nepal by road borders at Nepalganj, Birganj/Raxaul Bazaar, Sunauli, Kakarbhitta, Mahendranagar, Dhangadhi and even the Kodari checkpoint on the road to Tibet.

Nepali visa is valid for entry for three to six months from the date of issue. Children under 10 yrs require a visa but are not charged the visa fee. Your passport must have at least six months of validity.