Frequently Asked Questions
How safe is Nepal?
Nepal is one of the safest places on the planet to travel to. The people are warm and welcoming. Although from 1996 to 2006 Nepal did go through a period of upheaval due to the Maoist Insurgency, peace returned to the kingdom and Nepal is thriving as one of the Top tourist destinations to visit.
When venturing out of city areas and sparsely populated areas it is advised you travel with a local guide, who knows the area and can safely guide you through villages and towns on your travels.
What type of Immunization is required?
Immunization is not required while travelling to Nepal. But please consult your doctor as it is always worth checking recommended vaccinations. Recommended vaccinations for Nepal are Hepatitis A, Typhoid, and Meningitis. Boosters are also recommended for Tetanus, Polio, Mumps, and Measles.
How can i apply for a visa?
Acquiring Nepali visa is quite easy. People from any part of the world can get a visa upon arrival at Kathmandu based Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA). Those who have obtained a visa from Nepalese Diplomatic Missions must enter Nepal within six months from the visa issued date. The total stay period is counted starting from the day you enter into Nepal. Visa can be obtained only through payment on cash in the following currency: Euro, Swiss Franc, Pound Sterling, US dollar, Australian dollar, Canadian dollar, Chinese RMB, Hong-Kong dollar, Singapore dollar and Japanese Yen. Credit Card, Indian currency or Nepalese currency are not accepted for payment of Visa fee. For detailed information please visit http://www.nepalimmigration.gov.np/page/tourist-visa
Do you provide Airport pick-up & drop-off?
Yes we provide transfers to and from the airport. We also provide transfers as per your requirements for a comfortable and safe journey.
Who will manage our trip?
From the time you contact us to after you leave. Our representative who will manage all you requirements. We also provide experienced guides who will be with you throughout the trip if you so require.
Do you arrange flights, hotel bookings and additional requirements?
Yes we provide domestic and international airline bookings. We also provide hotel bookings as well as all your transport requirements, local and multi-destination guides, as well as restaurant bookings.
What insurance do we require?
It is recommended you acquire travel insurance from your home country. Although insurance is available here in Nepal, the protections covered all not all inclusive.
Do we require a trekking permit?
Yes. You will require a trekking permit for trekking to certain areas in Nepal, which vary in cost based on the region. We arrange all permits for your trekking requirements.
What type of clothing, gear or equipment do we require?
Depending on your itinerary and where you travel you will require additional gear. For trekking there is a list of requirements such as hiking boots, garters, bags etc.. Our representative will provide you with a comprehensive gear list specific to your type of itinerary.