Please fill out online visa application form at:

Required Documents for Tourist Visa

  1. Copy of online visa application confirmation page
  2. Original passport with at least 6 months validity at the time of entry to Nepal and containing at least 2 blank visa pages.
  3. Money Order or Cashier’s Cheque in the name of “The Consulate General of Nepal”, valid for a year.
  4. Self-addressed return envelope with tracking number. (not reqiured for self pick-up)
  5. Applicants are also required to submit a copy of mountaineering, trekking or other related permits, if travelling to participate in organized tourism activities (other than as traveler) as trekking / mountaineering, must submit recommendation/permits issued by relevant agencies of the Government of Nepal along with travel health insurance covering throughout the travelling period.

Additional Documents Required for Refugee/Travel Document Holder

  1. Sponsorship Letter from Nepali citizen
  2. Copy of the citizenship certificate of the sponsor
  3. Hotel reservation/booking


$30 for 15 days visa

$50 for 30 days visa

$125 for 90 days visa

On Arrival Visa can be issued to:

i. Travellers holding the passport of the countries eligible to obtain on-arrival visa of Nepal,

ii. Holders of Diplomatic/Official Passports, UN Laissez-Passer and their family members, foreigners working at Diplomatic Missions, UN agencies and INGOs in Nepal, foreign nationals of Nepali origin and NRN card holders.

Required Documents for On-Arrival Visa:

i. Valid passport having duration of at least 6 months at the time of entry to Nepal

ii. Duly filled-in Visa application form (downloadable at Visa Application Form) and two passport size photographs,

iii. Pre-visa application approval print out

iv. Required visa fee (as $30 for 15 days, $50 for 30 days and $125 for 90 days)

v. Copy of approval if the travel is intended for mountaineering or trekking or other activities requiring advanced approval.

vi. Applicant’s Passport having validity duration for at least 6 months at the time of entry to Nepal.

vii. Approval letter/copy issued by the competent authorities of Nepal (where applicable such as Trekking/Mountaineering and other activities required prior approval.


Application will be returned if the required documents are not complete.

The Consulate General will not be responsible for the loss and damage of any documents while Toing and Froing, any undelivered passports because of insufficient postage, a weak envelope to bear up the load and other incidents occurred during handling of the documents by postal office/courier.

If you are living or working in one of these states, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Vermont, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island please send your documents to the Consulate General of Nepal in New York. Applicants living in other than these states of the US are requested to apply for visa at the Embassy of Nepal in Washington D.C.

For more details, Please Contact:

Consulate General of Nepal, New York

Tel : 917-675-6783

Email :