Nepal is open, Visa on Arrival, No Quarantine for travelers

UPDATED: September 17, 2022

Nepal is Open.
Just come with a Vaccination Certificate with QR Travellers and Trekkers. We provide visas on arrival at Kathmandu International Airport.

Nepal has been one of the most destined places for travel in 2022. However, because of various travel restrictions and COVID protocols, it had been hard for Nepal to attract a maximum number of travelers from around the world. However, it has changed completely. Nepal is Open for traveling. There are no quarantine rules for fully vaccinated travelers. If you are fully vaccinated and want to travel to Nepal, you need to worry about quarantine. You can make the most out of your trip to Nepal. The days for quarantine before can be the days of traveling at their very best.

Nepal Is Open | No need to Quarantine for Fully Vaccinated Travelers

On 24th September 2021, a new entry procedure was introduced. There have been recent amendments to the tourist visa policy. Everyone was eager to know about the new rules and regulations. The highlight of the procedure is that fully vaccinated travelers don’t need to quarantine upon arrival. Fully vaccinated travelers can enter by land/air borders. It was not the same case before. Everyone who used to travel needs to stay in a ten days hotel quarantine despite being fully vaccinated.

However, unvaccinated and not fully vaccinated travelers coming to Nepal need to quarantine for ten days if they arrive via plane. Land border entry is not permitted for those not fully vaccinated and unvaccinated. It has been an essential step to break the chain of infection and other risks.

Things to do before you fly to Nepal in 2022 as Nepal is Open

Before you fly to Nepal, there are things you should do and bring with you to Nepal. An important notice is that you should vaccinate yourself at least 14 days before you travel to Nepal.

  1. Negative COVID-19 Test Report with identifiable photo
  2. Travel Insurance
  3. Vaccination Certificate ( In English)
  4. Hotel Booking ( WILL BE PROVIDED BY TREKKING TRAIL NEPAL ) with fully vaccinated travelers for initial days as per itinerary and Not fully vaccinated travelers for 10 days quarantine
    NOTE: The COVID-19 Test Report can be of RT-PCR, Gene Expert, or True NAAT. However, for Indian Citizens, different rules will be applied.

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Local Destination Protocols for Travelers upon Arrival in Nepal

All the things mentioned have been on the guidelines and protocols for NTB. But with different destinations, there are other local protocols. Travelers need to follow the protocols for the safety of the local people and their travel buddies in the travel. In Short, Currently, all Trekking Destinations are already open for travelers, Like Everest, Annapurna, Manaslu, Langtang, Dhauligiri, Mohare Danda Trek, Mustang, Dolpo, you name it.

Just for more confidence you can check with your agent and research your destined travel destination. For example, Your booked hotel might do an antigen test to be sure about the vaccination.

Details about VISA for not vaccinated, and not fully vaccinated travelers

  1. Vaccinated VISA Before Arrival VISA on Arrival Quarantine
  2. Fully Vaccinated Contact Nepalese Embassy Yes. Granted at land or air entry points No need
  3. Not Vaccinated or Not Fully Vaccinated Contact Nepalese Embassy Yes, but with a recommendation from the travel agent, ten days of hotel quarantine is a must.
  4. VISA Details for Fully Vaccinated, Not Vaccinated, and Not Fully Vaccinated Travelers in Nepal.
  5. CCMC Online Form
  6. Check out Nepali International Flights News


Nepal is open for travel. Every international traveler who is willing to visit Nepal should follow the necessary precautions and measures as mentioned in the government policies. COVID-19 has made our lives hell, but traveling will surely help us make it back to normal once and for all. In Short, You can enjoy Nepal Trekking in 2021 rather than wait for Trek in Nepal 2021. For the latest changes in Nepal Travel Updates please let us know.