Premit And Prices

All trekkers require Trekking Permits to travel in Nepal. Recently Annapurna, Everest and Langtang region has been declared as “permit free” Hence no permit are required for these three regions. However, National Parks and conservation fees still need to be paid.  Permits can issue by the Department of Immigration and Tourism Board in Kathmandu.


Restricted Areas:
Most of the areas in the Nepal have been declared as restricted area for Tourist to protect natural beauty and socio- cultural environment. Trekking in this region requires special permits issued by the Department of Immigration and Tourism Board. Trekking permits for the restricted areas will not be issued to individuals and need to be in group (two person+)


Restricted Areas and required fees are as follows:

S.N Restricted Area   Permit Fee
1 Area of Lower Dolpa District  US$ 10 per person Per week
2 Kanchenjunga Region     US$ 10 per person Per week
3 Dolakha District   US$ 10 per person Per week
4 Rasuwa District(Thuman and Timure)  US$ 10 per person Per week
5 Area of Upper Dolpa District US $500 per person for 10 days
6 Mustang district. (Upper Mustang)  Additional days US$ 50 per person Per day
7 Gorkha District (Manaslu Area) US $500 per person for 10 days
8 Humla District (Simikot and Yari)  Additional days US$ 50 per person Per day
9   Sankhuwasabha District (Makalu Region)  For Sept- Nov US$ 70 per person Per week
10

Solukhumbu District (Everest Region) 

north –west area from Thama ta Nangpala)   Additional days

Additional days US$ 10 per person Per day

US$ 20 per person Per week

11

Manang District  

(Nar, Phu and north of Tilche village) 

For Sept- Nov US$ 90 per person Per week

  For Dec- Aug US$ 75 per person Per week

12

Mugu District

( Area of Mugu, Dolpu, Pulu and Bhangri) 

US$ 90 per person Per week

Additional days US$ 15 per person Per day

13

Baihang District  

( Area of Kanda, Saipal, Dhuli) 

US$ 90 per person Per week

Additional days US$ 15 per person Per day

14

Darchula District  

(Area of Byas V.D.C)                                                                                            

US$ 90 per person Per week

Additional days US$ 15 per person Per day      



National Parks and Entry Fees:

S.N National Parks   Entry Fees
1 Bardia National Park  NRs 500 Per person per day
2 Chitwan National Park  NRs 500 Per person per day
3 Khaptad National Park  NRs 1000 Per person per entry
4 Langtang National Park NRs 1000 Per person per entry
5 Makalu Barun National Park  NRs 1000 Per person per entry
6 Rara National Park     NRs 1000 Per person per entry
7 Everest(sagarmatha)  National Park    NRs 1000 Per person per entry
8 Shey- Phoksundo National Park        NRs 1000 Per person per entry
9 Shivapuri Nagarun National Park    NRs 250 Per person per entry


Wildlife Reserves and Entry Fees

S.N  Wildlife Reserve  Entry Fees
1 Koshitappu Wildlife Reserve  NRs 500 Per person per entry
2 Parsa Wildlife Reserve NRs 500 Per person per entry
3 Shuklaphanta Wildlife Reserve  NRs 500 Per person per entry


Conservation Areas and Entry Fees

S.N  Conservation Areas   Entry Fees
1 Annapurna Conservation Areas NRs 2000 Per person per entry
2 Kanchenjunga Conservation Area        NRs 1000 Per person per entry
3 Manaslu Conservation Area    NRs 2000 Per person per entry


Hunting  Reserve and Entry Fees:

S.N  Hunting Reserve   Entry Fees
1 Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve  NRs 1000 Per person per entry


World Heritage Sites and other places Entry Fees:

S.N Place Entry Fees
1 Kathmandu Durbar Square NRs 300
2 Patan Durbar Square       NRs 200
3 Patan Golden Temple      NRs 250
4 Bhaktapur Durbar Square      US$ 10
5 Pashupatinath        NRs 500 
6 Swayambhunath  NRs 200      
7 Boudhanath  NRs 150
8 Chagu Narayan  NRs 100
9 Lumbini          NRs 50
10 Garden Of Dreams, Kathmandu  NRs 160
11 Dharahara, Kathmandu    NRs 299
12 Godavari Park   NRs 100


Museum and Entry Fees:

S.N Museum    Entry Fees
1 KTM Durbar Square Museum     NRs 250
2 National Museum, Chhauni   NRs100
3 Patan Museum    NRS 250
4 National Archieve Museum,Bhaktapur     NRs 200
5 Ethnographic Museum ,Kathmandu  NRs 250
6 Tharu Cultural Museum, Chitwan   NRs 15
7 Int’l Mountain Museum, Pokhara     NRs 300



TIMS Card

Trekkers are legally required to obtain a TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System) card before entering any trekking route or region on Nepal. The provision of TIMS card system has been implemented to ensure safety and security of the trekkers and to control illegal trekking operations.
The information about dates of your trip, the itinerary, and a contact number will be inserted in visitors’ database which will be accessed for park management purpose or in case of accidents or natural calamities.
TIMS Card can be obtain from:

  1. Nepal Tourism Board  Kathmandu & Pokhara
  2. TAAN Secretariat  Kathmandu & Pokhara
  3. TIMS Card Cost: US$ 20 for individual traveler
  4. US$ 10 per person travelling in groups

Documents Required:
To obtain TIMS Card you need copy of:
a) Passport
b) two (2) Passport-size Photographs.

 

TIMS will not be required for:
- Expedition members permitted to climb the mountains
- Visitors in the controlled areas with permits by the Department of Immigration
- Foreign guests invited by the Government of Nepal
- Authorities from the various diplomatic missions present in the country, who hold official letter/s and travel at their own risk
- Visitors on certain missions recommended by the concerned Governmental Department(s);
- Foreign Nationals possessing a residential visa.

 

Accommodation
The following prices are the approximate prices for accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara. Prices are subject to change. It is only for the reference.

Accommodation US$
Tourist Standard  10 -20+
3 star   30 -50+
4 star   55-100 +
5 star   200 +


Transportation
The following prices are the approximate prices and are subjected to change. It is only for the reference purpose.

Domestic Flight

Kathmandu To: US$
Pokhara  95+
Chitwan 90+
Lukla   125+
Jomsom(from Pokhara)  85+
Phalpu     115+
Bhadrapur  150+
Mlingtar  113+
Birgunj 81+
Biratnagar   120+
Janakpur   79+
Bhairahwa   113+