Nepal: Visa Requirement

 

A valid passport and visa is required to enter Nepal for most of the nationals of the world including US citizens.

 

A tourist visa can be obtained on arrival in Kathmandu at the international airport (Tribhuvan International airport). Alternatively it can be obtained through Embassy of Nepal (Washington DC) or a consulate office prior to your departure.

 

Following visa fee (cash only for visa on arrival) applies :

Visa Type Duration Fee
Multiple entry 15 days US$ 25
Multiple entry 30 days US$ 40
Multiple entry 90 days US$ 100

 

Notes:

– Passport must be valid for 6 months at the time of entry. 

– We strongly recommend your passport has at least 2 blank visa/stamp pages.

Updated: Jun 2015

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Mt Kailash by Helicopter

This ultimate journey to Mt. Kailash famed as the ‘Center of the Universe’ by charter Helicopter gives you a once-in-a-lifetime unique opportunity to witness this serene and beautiful place. It begins by flying fixed wing flights from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj and onto Simikot. From Simikot you take a charter helicopter flight to Hilsa, a place close to China boarder and drive to the Lake Manasarovar and the base of Mt Kailash.

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LANGTANG GOSAINKUNDA TREKKING

Langtang Gosaikunda Trekking combines the diversity of spectacular views , providing an opportunity to have a closer look as well as to, explore the relatively unspoiled and untouched regions of Nepal. This extraordinary trek features rhododendron and bamboo forests with the abundance of wildlife, majestic waterfalls, over mammoth boulders and a chance to bath in the hot water springs, gives you an essence of relaxation, as well as other sacred lakes of Gosaikunda, gompas and monasteries are the exquisite highlights of this Langtang Gosaikunda Trekking.

Langtang Gosaikunda Trekking starts in Kathmandu and we drive and reach as far as Syabrubesi, an interesting traditional village on the banks of Bhote Kosi River, where the actual trek starts. As we follow the trail steadily, it slowly gains elevation as we make our way through oak, rhododendron, and bamboo forests along the Langtang Khola. Upon reaching Langtang valley we explore Sherpa villages and at Kyanjing Gompa.We experience the spiritual lifestyle of dedicated Buddhist monks who perform their century old rituals in the monastery spiritually. An ascend to Tserko RI early in the morning offers a marvelous view of the Langtang ranges -Gangchenpo, Dorje Lakpa, and many more but the Langtang Lirung seems the most dominating one. We then commence a short hike to glacial moraine of Langtang Lirung. And a chance to visit a traditional cheese factory, where the product is still manufactured manually.
Once in Thulo Syabru, we can relish magnificent views of the towering snow-covered Ganesh Himal and Langtang -II peaks. Moving on to the pilgrimage site of Gosainkunda, we watch the sun rise over the shimmering Lakes. It is believed that Lord Shiva created the holy lakes with his trident. From the top of Laurebinayak pass, we observe spectacular view of Tibet!

We descend steeply to Gopte for overnight rest. Further descending ahead we leave Langtang valley and head towards Helambu valley through Kutumsang and Chisapani enjoying beautiful mountain views as usual days. Upon reaching Sundarijal we drive back to Kathmandu. This marks the end of our exciting adventure to this wonderful pass amidst sacred lake of the Gosaikunda with the backdrop of stupendous exhilarating mountain views. Make this journey with Mountain Tiger Nepal to get the best out of this invaluable journey.

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EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK

Join Everest Base Camp Trek and discover the most popular trekking adventure of the world. Everest base camp trek allows us to trek along culturally rich Sherpa villages, visit ancient colorful monasteries, local school, hospitals, museums that gives us in deep insights into their local culture, traditions and lifestyle. We also discover alpine flora- fauna and witness the excellent panoramic views of world’s highest Himalayas which certainly would be a rewarding trip at Everest region of Nepal.

Our Everest Base Camp Trek begins after completion of our one day Kathmandu Sightseeing tour around UNESCO world heritage sites. During our initial days of Everest Base Camp Trek, we board short and scenic domestic mountain flight to Lukla airstrip from where our trekking activity begins. Making our way through culturally rich Sherpa villages, hills, alongside riverbank of Dudhkoshi river enjoying forest walks and glimpses of snow capped peaks, visiting ancient monasteries, we hike up to Kalapathhar viewpoint. Excellent views of Everest, Amadablam, Lhotse, Nuptse and other surrounding peaks are being offered from Kalapathhar. We will then step at base camp of Everest, the most rewarding day of out trek; and we return Gorakshep, Lobuche and trek down towards Sherpa villages back to Lukla before flying back to Kathmandu.

 

Best time to go for Everest base camp trek would be during the spring and autumn months when the weather is clear with less chances of rain. Weather conditions changes quite quickly at the mountains and you are recommended to plan couple of extra days in case of domestic flight cancellations in (Ktm-Lukla-Ktm) route. Everest base camp attracts adventure trekking enthusiast of all ages, however, we expect all trekkers possess good level of physical fitness with passion towards walking and exploring the foothills of Himalayas. Join Everest Base Camp Trek with experts from Himalayan Treasures and Travels. We ensure you will have adventurous cum delightful adventures at popular Everest region with everlasting memories.

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THE ROYAL TREK

The Royal Trek is for you as you are royal on your own way too. Royal Trek gives you an exclusive opportunity to explore three beautiful ‘L’, landscapes, lakes and locality. Following the footsteps of Charles, Prince of Wales, enjoy this amazingly rewarding short and easy trekking holiday at popular Annapurna region of Nepal. Get close insights into local inhabitants and explore their culture. Get mesmerized by stunning views of Annapurna Himalayan range and visit sparkling lakes nearby paradise city of Pokhara.

We begin our Royal Trek upon arrival at Pokhara on a short domestic flight from Kathmandu. A short drive takes us to Bijayapur – our trekking start point. On the very first day, trekking couple of hours through beautiful landscapes takes us to Kalikasthan, a popular local pilgrimage site, temple of goddess Kali. Following the Royal steps, we gradually ascend through beautiful forested trails, enjoying the views, and overall trekking experience passing through Gurung villages of Shaklung. From Shaklung we descend towards Begnas Lake and on the way enjoy beautiful Himalayan scenery from Chisapani hill. Exploring the naturally rich sites, beautiful valleys and lakes, markets and surroundings we end our trek and drive towards Pokhara airport. Take a short flight back to Kathmandu.

The Royal Trek is one of the best short and easy trekking option at popular Annapurna region of Nepal that allows you to follow the footsteps of Prince Charles and accumulate an amazing trekking experience in Nepal. Regardless your fitness level, age and interest, plan for royal trek during any time of the year with Himalayan Treasures and Travels. We ensure you will have delightful trekking holidays in Nepal. Get set and embark in for The Royal Trek!

Annapurna Foothills Trek

ANNAPURNA FOOTHILLS TREK

Annapurna foothills trek or Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is a short and easy trekking option at Annapurna region of Nepal. Annapurna foothills trek is a great opportunity for all travel lovers who are looking forward to view excellent views of snow capped Himalayas while exploring culturally rich local villages with moderate physical effort. Situated at foothills of Annapurna Himalayas, join this popular trip and have a fascinating experience of short trekking in Nepal.

 

Our Annapurna Foothills Trek begins as you arrive at Kathmandu International Airport followed by whole day cultural sightseeing around UNESCO world heritage sites at Kathmandu valley. On the first of our Annapurna foothills trek, we fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara; take a short drive to trekking start point at Nayapul. After getting off the car and before heading to our first day destination Tirkedhunga a good leg stretch is not a bad idea.

 

Gradually pushing ourselves further through beautiful rhododendron forests crossing suspension bridges over river streams, we arrive at Ghorepani. And next morning, we get ready to spectacle best sunrise panoramic views over Annapurna Himalayas including Dhaulagiri and Machhacpuhre. Overcoming few ascends and descends; we return Ghorepani. From there we head towards Tadapani and passing  through a beautiful Gurung villages of Ghandruk. After a few long descends and ascends we head towards Pothana from where we take a drive to Pokhara  and fly back to Kathmandu which concludes our Annapurna Foothills Trek.

 

Best seasons for Annapurna foothills trek is during the months of late February to May and during autumn season months of October, November and December. Short and easy Annapurna foothills trek can be joined by every travel lover regardless age, physical fitness and time availability. Embark in for Annapurna foothills trek with Himalayan Treasures and Travels. Have a delightful trekking experience in Nepal with us.

Nepal Spectacular Tour

NEPAL SPECTACULAR TOUR

Nepal is as spectacular as it always was and ever will be. And it is always a better plan to visit naturally beautiful and culturally rich country of Nepal during any time of the year. Situated at the lap of Himalayas, amidst the green mountain gorges with fertile plain lands on south, join this trip with us to grab the opportunity to experience everything from excellent views of Himalayan panoramas, to trekking around beautiful forests, exploring the local culture and enjoying wilderness activities with pinch of rafting adventure.

 

Nepal Spectacular Tour begins as we complete our one day sightseeing around culturally affluent capital city of Kathmandu and fly towards naturally blessed paradise city of Pokhara. We dwell into the few delightful activities until an end of the day and take an hour drive to Lumle – trek start point. Next morning take a gradual hike to Birethanti. We continue our walking holidays through beautiful and culturally rich Gurung villages, and colorful rhododendron forests. When rhododendrons blossom entire hills turns red as if nature is blushing. To make it picture perfect combine that with spectacular vistas of high himalayas on the background.

 

With dream like memories of in our head, we return to Pokhara and get set ready to raft on Seti River from Damauli to Gai Ghat. This white water rafting simply adds a flavor of adventure in our Nepal Spectacular Tour. Furthermore, after couple of hours drive we arrive at popular Chitwan National Park where we get an exclusive opportunity to experience wilderness jungle activities, like wildlife safari, bird watching, local Tharu cultural exploration and witnessing flora and fauna in natural state. Finally, we return Kathmandu with whole lots of delightful memories that we cherish in years to come.

 

Nepal Spectacular Tour is recommended for all travel lovers regardless their age, fitness level and vacation time. This short and easy tour offers perfect blend of culture, nature and adventure that suits most of the travel enthusiasts. Therefore, join this evergreen Nepal Spectacular Tour with Himalayan Treasures and Travels during any time of the year and make you holiday tour in Nepal a worthwhile experience.

Sherpa Villages Trek

SHERPA VILLAGES TREK

Sherpa Villages Trek at Everest region offers an exclusive opportunity to witness the Himalayan lifestyle, tradition, cultures and rituals of Sherpas inhabitants. Visit ancient monasteries, enjoy trekking through beautiful forests, cross suspension bridges and capture excellent views of Everest, Amadablam, and other Himalayan peaks that simply takes you to whole different world. Sherpas, their Buddhist culture and life in the Himalayas is tough but they surely bring the smile in your face with their heartly hospitality.

 

We start our Sherpa Villages Trek as you arrive at naturally blessed and culturally rich country Nepal, embark in for one day cultural sightseeing around capital city of Kathmandu and board a scenic flight towards Lukla airstrip. During our initial days of our Sherpa villages trek, we cross several suspension bridges, enter Sagarmatha National Park and get the first glimpse of Everest. After a few day of trekking we arrive at popular Sherpa village of Namche Bazar, the trading place for local traders and nice place where we get to know much more about Sherpa community and their lifestyle.

 

Further we head towards Khumjung passing the Syanboche airstrip and enjoy great views of Everest Himalayas from Everest view hotel. Ascending further at Khunde, we visit hospital built by Sir Edmund Hillary. In this way, exploring the affluence in culture, tradition and rituals while visiting local Buddhist monasteries, nunneries we explore Tengboche, Pangboche and trek downhill towards Chumoa and Lukla before we fly back towards Kathmandu.

 

Sherpa Villages Trek is a short and comparatively easy delightful trekking adventure suitable for most of the travel lovers who are looking forward to get the best views of world’s highest Himalayas while exploring insights into Sherpa culture and tradition. Sherpa Villages Trek is best experienced during the spring months of March, April, May and autumn months of September, October and November. Join this Sherpa Villages Trek with Himalayan Treasures and Travels. Contact us for booking and further information.

Tsum valley trek

TSUM VALLEY TREK

Embarking in for Tsum Valley Trek at Manaslu Region of Nepal is an opportunity to explore hidden valleys, get insights into local cultures and enter the restricted areas recently opened to outsiders. Being close to Tibet border, people are greatly influenced by Tibetan Buddhist religion, however they have their own art, culture, rituals and festivals. This amazing hidden valley is less known and welcomes fewer visitors annually. But it is an absolutely must visit place for all travel lovers looking to explore the unexplored, see the unseen and know the unknown.

 

We start our Tsum Valley Trek after your arrival at Kathmandu and take a long seven to eight hours of drive to Arughat. During the initial phase of our Tsum Valley Trek, we gradually make our way uphill through beautiful landscapes, terrace farmlands and local settlements. In this way continuing our enjoyable Tsum Valley Trek, we trekking trails of Manaslu is left behind and enter into beautiful valley of Tsum trekking through diversified surroundings, waterfalls, rivers while exploring insightful culture and traditions of local inhabitants. Visiting the Milarepa Cave, Mu Gompa, trekking through off the beaten path through Buri Gandaki villages, Chumling, Philim, Khorlabesi and Soti Khola we then return Kathmandu concluding our amazing Tsum Valley Trek.

 

Best time to go for Tsum Valley Trek would be in the spring months of March, April, May and the autumn months of September, October and November. During these times, there will be less chances of rain with pleasing temperature. Join Tsum Valley Trek with Himalayan Treasures and Travels. We ensure you will have the experience of a lifetime. Contact us for booking and further information.

Annapurna Sanctuary Trek

ANNAPURNA SANCTUARY TREK

Annapurna Sanctuary Trek or Annapurna base camp trek is the most popular trekking adventure at Annapurna region of Nepal that begins from beautiful lake city of Pokhara. During our Annapurna Sanctuary Trek, experience the best trekking in the world where you get an opportunity to witness amazing views of snow capped Himalayas surrounded by amphitheatre structured Himalayan landscapes and insightful cultural exploration of local Gurung and Magar inhabitants.

 

We start our Annapurna Sanctuary Trek as you arrive at Tribhuwan International airport and go for one day sightseeing tour around UNESCO world heritage sites around culturally rich capital city of Kathmandu. During the initial days of our Annapurna Sanctuary Trek, we first take a drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara followed by another short ride to Nayapul. Form here we will be walking on popular trail of Annapurna Sanctuary Trek through beautiful rhododendron forests, acknowledging local Gurung settlements and then get ready to capture excellent sunrise views of Annapurna Himalayan Range including Machapuchre, Dhauulagiri and other snow capped mountains.

 

Further, we head towards Tadapani, then Chomrong, Dobhan, Machhapuchre Base camp and finally at Annapurna Base Camp. As we step at Annapurna Base Camp, we feel like we have entered the whole new world surrounded by grand Himalayas from all directions. In this way, we descend towards bamboo; explore beautiful Ghandruk, Dhampus and Pokhara before heading back to Kathmandu.

 

Annapurna Sanctuary Trek is best recommend during the spring months of February, March, April and May along with autumn months of August, September, October and November. If you possess good physical fitness with passion towards walking and exploring new places, meeting new people, then this trek is definitely for you. Join Annapurna Sanctuary trek with Himalayan Treasures and Travels for best ever traveling experiences around foothills of Nepal Himalayas.