South Asian Network Operators Group
A non-profit forum for Data Network Operators in South Asia



25 Jan - 01 Feb, 2016

Venue : Hotel Yak & Yeti


Information regarding Entry VISA - Nepal

Nepal is one of the most visa friendly country in the entire world. Passport holding nationals of all nations are provided visa on arrival on payment of the visa fee equivalent of USD 30. Euros, Japanese Yen, Singapore and Australian Dollars as well as other major currencies are accepted. There is a bank before the Immigration - where you can also exchange Travellers Cheques or your own currency. Invitation letters are not required.

Visas can also be received at Royal Nepalese Embassies and honorary Consuls in many countries. A list is available here.

Nationals of India, moreover, do not require passport / visa to enter Nepal. A government issued Identification is required.

Other SAARC Nationals (Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Pakistan, Sri Lanka) and Chinese Nationals don't need visa for entry into Nepal for 30 days. All other nationals do not need a visa if they are in Nepal for less than 3 days.

If any participant requires assistance and invitation letters to be sent, it will be done by the meeting secretariat set up in advance. Please write to

If you are planning to receive your visa on arrival, two passport sized photographs, USD 30 in cash, and a photo copy of the passport is required.

More Visa/Immigration Information and are available on these websites

Nepal Tourism Board

Department of Immigrationa

List of Nepalese Embassies and Consulate