Visa for Nepal India
Every foreign national other than Indian citizens require a valid Visa for entry to Nepal. The visa procedure for Nepal is very easy. You can get one online – filling the form and following the step by step procedure @ https://online.nepalimmigration.gov.np/tourist-visa. The alternative way to obtain one is after arrival at the airport. Please do see the checklist provided by the government website within – such as fees and number of photographs, etc.
You can also visit the Nepalese embassy in your country if available. *A multiple-entry tourist Visas for 15, 30 & 90 days are available for US $ 25, 40 & 100 respectively.
All foreign nationals require a valid passport and a Visa to enter the country. The nearest Indian embassy in your country can avail more information on Visa. The length of the Visa depends on your nationality and price varies between countries.
Himalayan Trekkers can also help you assist to get Visa for India on request. The following link can help get you to process your visa online. https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/index.html
Before starting a trip
Traveling to a foreign location is not as easy as it may sound as if you are not well prepared. For the best experience, Himalayan Trekkers have some guidelines in order to have a smooth and comfortable trip for your upcoming days. Please go through them carefully before planning your adventure trip with us:
- Do register at your embassy before starting your adventure.
- Check-in with your doctor for health issues.
- A travel insurance coverage up to an altitude of 6000m is a must.
- You accept our TERMs and Conditions
- Collect all the information about climate, weather & best traveling seasons.
- Please go through information about Safety Guidelines.
- Have information about the scheduled trip itinerary including your meals and accommodation.
- Go through the luggage policy and gears required for your trip.
- Gather enough information about the country.
Electrical Appliances & Internet
Mostly, 230 -240 Volts electricity is supply in Nepal-India with three round or flat pin plugs for charging purposes. Most travelers need an adaptor to charge their gadgets. If you love traveling and plan to explore a lot in the coming days then it will be best to buy a combination of plug adapter to charge your daily needs easily.
There are lots of cybercafes and free networks are available in the hotel's rooms and cafeteria around the major cities for your updates. You can use Wi-Fi in many places like hotels rooms, restaurants and shopping malls. As you are traveling and walking around then you can also use a 4G network with simple effort, by issuing the local SIM cards.
As safety will be the first priority. Every traveler for the trip to Nepal-India needs to pre-purchase valid insurance as per the government rules for traveler safety. Traveling in a combination with verities of service which may not be familiar to everyone's day to day life which may cause some discomfort to your journey. This will be the reason for purchasing travel insurance to be safe and for emergency rescue if any arrives.
Safety & Security
Nepal-India is a safe place to visit. In both nations, travelers or guests are treated as god and goddesses. People are very friendly and supportive of the great Hospitality and culture of the people which is very unique. More than that our representative will be with you for the guidelines and information which you need on your way. You should be unaware while walking alone at the late-night, especially in the remote lands and don’t leave your luggage unattended at the station or airport.
For any kind of activity in Nepal-India, travelers are suggested to carry their outfits and gears according to the seasons. Especially in the summer seasons, we direct you to carry light clothes like light shorts, trousers and cotton tops as per your comfort. If you are planning to explore the National parks or the Jungle areas then we recommend carrying some long-sleeved clothes. Similarly, in cold time temperatures falls down severely, so we advise you to carry warm clothes as its cold outside. You should keep in mind that while visiting the religious spots you need to wear a formal and long dress, carrying long skirts and pants will be familiar.
Accommodation & Food
The standard for luxury hotels is available for travelers in both nations, mostly in cities and popular areas. While going for treks and tours to remote areas in both nation, tea houses with cleanrooms are easily available. Tented accommodation is provided while you are in both nations for peak climbing and expedition.
Every kind of food is available for travelers as you can find many restaurants, hotels, and cafes. Himalayan Trekkers suggest enjoying local cuisines and drinks when you explore Nepal-India on your leisure.
Group size, leaders and crew members
Himalayan trekkers have many packages with fixed departures where huge numbers of travelers join for various activities. Normally the group size number for trekking and tour is a maximum of 20 pax where travelers could be from different countries of the world. If the number increases than the group will be splitied in equal order.
For various activities, we have a team of experts who will be leading you in your respective activities to provide lots of fun with knowledge.
- For small group/solo traveler; you will have a certified guide for tour and trek (porter can be added in request).
- For medium/large group explorer: You will have a certified guide with an assistant guide for tours and trek where a number of porters depends upon team need.
Banking and ATM
India: Three-letter currency code for Indian rupee is denoted as INR. You can use US Dollars, Euros, and Pounds in India in most of the popular cities. But it will be much easier for you if you exchange your native currency to the local currency with will make you lot easy to exchange any service that you required. As you can get numerous money exchanges in the towns, airports, malls as well as in Hotels.
You can easily use your credit card in most of the city areas as India is well developed and large in size. Traveling to ruler areas, we suggest that you carry Indian currency as per your needs and desire. You can find many International networks ATM in small cities and big metropolises where you can use those services for issuing the required transactions.
Nepal: Nepal is new to online banking and is just online banking is starting to grow. Atm is available in major cities. If travelers want to change their currency to locals, then you can consult your travel agents, go to the national banks for exchange. You can easily find money exchange companies in Thamel, Kathmandu and lakeside area, Pokhara.
Both nations have many interesting types of equipment and good where travelers can collect them for their friends and relatives. In every destination, a traveler can easily find those stores and souvenirs shop for the memories of the trip.