Nepal visa requirements for Qataris

Travel and visa requirements

Nepalese Visa is not required for Qataris

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • Qatar citizens visiting Nepal are granted visa upon arrival for a stay period of 90 days.
  • Visitors are required to possess passports valid for the proposed duration of stay at the time of entry.
  • Visitors are expected to leave at least a blank page on their passports to obtain visa stamps
  • There are no requirement for any certificate of vaccination to enter Nepal
  • The estimated flight time from Doha, Qatar to Kathmandu, Nepal is 4 hours, 41 minutes.
  • Currency restrictions for entry and exit are within USD 5,000 including unworked gold up to 50 grams or 500 grams of silver
  • Note that the Immigration Office at Tribhuvan International Airport is not authorized to extend visas
  • In Nepal, vehicles are driven on the left-hand side of the road
  • The Nepali law requires that any driver including citizens of other countries must have a valid Nepali drivers’ license in order to legally operate a motor vehicle in the country
  • Visitors are prohibited to bring any kind of explosives, firearms and ammunition into Nepal
  • Volunteer jobs on a tourist visa are illegal and can result in detention, fines or even expulsion by immigration authorities
  • Driving in Nepal after consuming any amount of alcohol could result in arrest in Nepal
  • Religious conversion to religions other than Buddhism is considered illegal in Nepal
  • Nepal is the 48th largest country by population and 93rd largest country in the world by area
  • Nepal has a diverse geography including fertile plains, subalpine forested hills, and eight of the world's ten tallest mountains including Mount Everest the highest point on Earth.
  • Nepal is a multiethnic country with Nepali as the official language.
  • Nepal remains isolated from the world's major land, air and sea transport routes although, within the country, aviation is in a better state, with 47 airports, flights are frequent and support a sizeable traffic.
  • The significant majority of the Nepalese population follows Hinduism as a religion, Buddhism is equally a dominant religion
  • Nepal uses the Nepal Time zone (GMT+5:45), hence, Nepal is 2 hours and 45 minutes ahead of Qatar.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I extend my visa?

The Immigration Office can extend visas, provided you do not exceed the visa expiration date before processing the extension.

Is it safe to travel to Nepal?

Nepal is a relatively safe country, it has been rated as the second most peaceful country among seven Asian countries.

What is the best time of the year to visit Nepal?

In September, Nepal welcomes beautiful clear skies, fresh air and incredible views. October and November are two of the best months to visit as dry days make trekking easier and offer good visibility. The verdant landscapes following the rains are ideal for photographers also.