Tribhuvan International Airport is the only global airport in Nepal. Immigration Office, TIA (Tribhuvan International Airport) under the Department of Immigration has been easing tourists flying to Nepal by providing Visa on Arrival. ‘On Arrival’ visa process is quite fast and easy. It is possible to anticipate some queues during peak Tourist season. Should you would like to bypass those records, you may even think about obtaining Visa from Nepalese Diplomatic Missions stationed abroad before your arrival.

When you’ve obtained a visa from Nepalese Diplomatic Missions, then you have to input Nepal within six months in the visa issued. Your overall stay is counted starting from the day you enter Nepal.

Visas got on Arrival in the Entrance and Exit points are’Tourist Visas’. They keep multiple Re-entry center. Tourist Visa’On Arrival’ is your sole entrance visa to Nepal. If you’re going to Nepal for the purposes besides Tourism (sightseeing, tour, travel, mountaineering, hiking, seeing friends and family ), then you still need to get’ Tourist Visa’ to access in the nation. But you need to alter the kind of visa in accordance with your purpose and period of stay in Nepal from Department of Immigration by generating required documents.

Nationals of all designated nations are asked to obtain Visa before their arrival from their local Diplomatic assignments (Embassies/consulates) of Nepal Government.

Please follow these basic methods for Tourist Visa on Arrival in the airport (TIA) in case you haven’t obtained Visa before boarding the airplane.

1st Step
Fill in’ Arrival Card’
Fill in Online’Tourist Visa’form ( you may fill this up before your coming visiting our official site Department of Immigration / fill up it with Kiosk machines on your arrival at the airport). Should you fill it in the site, you’ll receive submission Receipt with barcode, please print it out and then bring it together for obtaining a visa. It functions for fifteen days also becomes excruciating then afterward. If this is so, you’ll need to fill it up again.
2nd Step
Make payment in the lender according to your visa condition ( 15/30/90 Days)
Get the reception
As you are able to use unique modes of obligations (at visa fees set cancel ), we suggest that you take some money to be on the secure side.

3rd Step
Proceed to the Immigration Desk along with your internet form, payment receipts along with your passport
Employed on your files to immigration officer for visa processing. He/she problems visa to you upon his gratification.
Gratis Visa is issued free of cost in the event of subsequent types of Visa applicants:

Tourist visa:

Non tourist visa:

Children below a decade
Up to 30 times for SAARC Citizen (except Afghanistan) visiting Nepal for the first time in a specific visa Year. Afghan taxpayer qualifies for Gratis Visa on Arrival just upon the recommendation of the Department of Immigration. If you’re an Afghan citizen, then you can ask for concerned institution inviting one to Nepal for mandatory paperwork together with Department of Immigration to secure you Gratis Visa’On Arrival’.
Non Residential Nepalese(NRN) card holder ( issued by MoFA /Nepalese diplomatic missions overseas )
Chinese Nationals
Officials in China, Brazil, Russia, and Thailand don’t need Entry Visa according to mutual visa waiver Arrangement

Visas of all types such as gratis’ issued in the Airport are Tourist Visas. Contact Department of Immigration for expanding your visa or altering the kind of your visa. Tourist Visa extension could be performed from the Immigration Office, Pokhara too. non-tourist visa expansion can be accomplished exclusively at the Department of Immigration (if qualified ) for a period of maximum one year (except business visa).

Tourist visa expansion is completed for a minimum 15 times with USD 45 and USD 3 per day for extra days.
In the event of a wait than 150 days extra USD 5 a day as overdue fine.