Nepal



Nepal, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked sovereign state located in South Asia. It is located in the Himalayas and bordered to the north by the People's Republic of China, and to the south, east, and west by the Republic of India. Specifically, the Indian states of Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, and Sikkim border Nepal, while across the Himalayas lies the Tibetan Autonomous Region.

NameNepal
Top Level Domain
.np
Alpha2 CodeNP
Alpha3 CodeNPL
Calling Codes
977
CapitalKathmandu
Alt Spellings
NP
Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
Loktāntrik Ganatantra Nepāl
RegionAsia
SubregionSouthern Asia
Population28431500
Latlng
28
84
DemonymNepalese
Area147181
Gini32.8
Timezones
UTC+05:45
Borders
CHN
IND
Native Nameनेपाल
Numeric Code524
Currencies
CodeNPR
NameNepalese rupee
Symbol
Languages
Iso639_1ne
Iso639_2nep
NameNepali
Native Nameनेपाली
Translations
DeNépal
EsNepal
FrNépal
Jaネパール
ItNepal
BrNepal
PtNepal
NlNepal
HrNepal
Faنپال
Flaghttps://restcountries.eu/data/npl.svg
Regional Blocs
AcronymSAARC
NameSouth Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
Other Acronyms
Other Names
CiocNEP

Cities

Kathmandu

Destinations

Everest And The Trek To Base Camp

Everest and the Trek to Base Camp

Annapurna Region Treak

Annapurna Temple Asan Tole

Hindu Temple in Kathmandu

Bhaktapur

BhoteKoshi River Rafting

Boudhanath Stupa

Buddhist Stupa in Bodhnath (Boudha)

Chitwan National Park

Helambu Trek

Janaki Mandir

Kathmandu Valley

Langtang Region Trekking

Lumbini

Mahendra Gufa

Cave in Around Pokhara

Old Pokhara

Area in Pokhara

Pashupatinath Temple

Hindu Temple in Pashupatinath

Siddha Gufa Cave

Cave in Bandipur

Swayambhunath Stupa

Buddhist Stupa in Swayambhunath

Trishuli River Rafting



Unless you are from India, a visa is necessary to enter Nepal and can be obtained from any Nepalese Embassy or Consulate or at most entry points in Nepal.

Nationals from Afghanistan, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Ghana, Iraq, Liberia, Nigeria, Palestine, Somalia, Swaziland, Syria and Zimbabwe need to arrange a visa before arriving.

Multiple entry tourist visas can be obtained by paying US$25 for 15 days, US$40 for 30 days or US$100 for 90 days. You will need a recent passport photo. Business visas are cheaper but start at US$100 for a year.

Visitors may extend their tourist visa by paying US $2 per day. You may not stay longer that 150 days per calender year or will have to pay a fine.
Trekking permits are not required for Everest, Annapurna and Langtang areas.

Business visas with multiple entry facilities are available at a rate of US $100 for one year and US $250 for five years. Ministry of Industry recommendation is required.

Visas are free for all tourists who come from a SAARC country. Indian nationals do not need a visa.

Nepal Visa Information

Nepal Embassies

Nepal Immigration


Note: Please confirm details with embassy because policies do change with time



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