+977 985-1081173 / +977 980-1054414 [email protected] Govt.Regd.No 189775/74/075
+977 985-1081173 / +977 980-1054414 [email protected] Govt.Regd.No 189775/74/075

Is Nepal open for tourism? Nepal Travel Restrictions for Foreigners

Is Nepal open for tourism? Nepal Travel Restrictions

Is Nepal open for tourism? Nepal Travel Restrictions for Foreigners

Nepal has officially reopened to tourism as of Sept 24, 2021 and is issuing visas on arrival to vaccinated travellers and is not requiring quarantine. Foreigners are permitted to enter Nepal as per the latest news provided by Nepal Tourism Board.

Rules for vaccinated Travelers:-

  • Evidence of completion of a 14 day post-COVID-19 vaccination incubation period
  • COVID-19 negative PCR test report obtained within 72 hours of entry into Nepal
  • Copy of mountaineering/trekking permits, or related permits, if available
  • Proof of hotel reservation in Nepal
  • Printed copy of International Traveller Online Arrival Form obtained after registration: ccmc.gov.np Bring a copy of the QR code generated to the airport.

Unvaccinated & semi-vaccinated travellers must obtain a pre-approval letter in order to get the visa on arrival in Nepal. In addition unvaccinated travellers must stay in 10 days hotel quarantine. Please let us know if you are not vaccinated so that we can inform you of the proper requirements.

Rules for Non vaccinated or Semi- vaccinated Travelers:-

  • COVID-19 negative PCR test report obtained within 72 hours of entering the country
  • Copy of mountaineering/trekking permits, or related permits, if available
  • Proof of hotel reservation for 10 days Mandatory Quarantine stay
  • On-arrival visas at land border entries are not available
  • Recommendation letter from register travel agency and a visa from the Nepali diplomatic missions abroad
  • Printed copy of International Traveller Online Arrival Form obtained after registration in ccmc.gov.np 

Safety protocol:-

Our guides and office team in Nepal have been fully briefed on Covid-19 safety and will be strictly following safety procedures. We will be taking the following steps to ensure your safety during your trip. 

-All team members have been trained in Covid-19 prevention protocol.

-Cleaning and disinfection of all trekking gear and equipment after every trek.

-Proper hand sanitization of crew members and guides.

-All food packaging and cooking areas will be properly cleaned and sanitized.

-All crew members and office staff will practice social distancing.

-All crew members will have a health check and temperature screening before interacting with guests. 

Flights to Nepal:

  • Commercial flights are operating but with limited availability.
  • The Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN) has extended the suspension of some international flights and has established a restricted flight. CAAN also announced that all domestic flights have resumed, and strict COVID protocols are enforced. Please check with your airline regarding future flight availability and re-booking your flight. Operation of cargo flights, rescue flights, and evacuation flights will be carried out subject to special permission.
  • Foreign travelers allowed using Tribhuvan International Airport as a transit stop to a third country.
  • All passengers using Qatar Airways are required to take a PCR test from a pre-approved laboratory within 48 hours before departure.
  • All other airlines require a negative PCR test results within 72 hours of departure.
  • Passengers are requested to carry one additional copy of the PCR negative test report that includes a photograph along with them while travelling.

Special International Winter Schedule 2020-2021

1.Air Arabia Abu Dhabi11.Korean Air
2.Air Arabia12.Malindo Air
3.Air China13.Nepal Airlines
4.              Air India14.Qatar Airways
5.Cathay Dragon15.Salam Air
6.China Eastern Airlines16.Malaysia Airlines
7.China Southern Airlines17. Singapore Airlines
8.Fly Dubai18.Srilankan Airlines Limited
9.Himalaya Airlines Pvt. Ltd.19.Turkish Airlines
10.Jazeera Airways20. Biman Bangladesh Airlines

Conclusion:-

It can be hard to plan for an international trip while conditions are uncertain, but we are happy to help with any questions you have. We have been leading treks in Nepal for over a decade. Our team is experienced in managing logistics and ensuring our guests are safe and comfortable during situations like this. let us know for any kind of further assistance please contact @[email protected]

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