Trekking Permits

Government of Nepal manages some controlled areas in the northern part of the country. A trekking permit is a must to travel to controlled areas mentioned below. Permit, however, is issued only to groups. Individual trekkers will not be issued trekking permit.

The areas and required fees are as follows:

S.NTrekking AreaPermit Fee
1

DOLPA DISTRICT

a. Areas of Upper Dolpa

 b. Areas of Lower Dolpo

For the first 10 days US$ 500 per person and after 10 days US$ 50 per day person or equivalent foreign currencyPer week per person US$ 10 or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
2Areas of Upper MustangFor the first 10 days US$ 500 per person and after 10 days US$ 50 per day per person, or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
3GORKHA DISTRICTFrom September to November US$ 70 per week per person and after 7 days US$ 10 per day per person or equivalent convertible foreign currency. From December to August US$ 50 per week per person and after 7 days US$ 7 per day per person or equivalent convertible foreign curency.
b. Areas of Chhekampar and Chunchet VDC (Sirdibas-Lokpa-Chumling-Chhekampar -Nile-Chhule Area)From September to November, per person US$ 35 for first 8 days and from December to August per person US$ 25 for first 8 days or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
4MUGU DISTRICT
Areas of Mugu, Dolpu, Pulu and Bhangri
For the first 7 days US$90 per person and after 7 days US$ 15 per day per person or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
5MANANG DISTRICTAreas of Nar and Phu From September to November, US$ 90 per week per person and December to August US$ 75 per week per person or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
6DOLAKHA DISTRICTGaurishankar and Lamabagar Per week per person US$ 10 Or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
7RASUWA DISTRICTThuman and Timure Per week per person US$ 10 Or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
8HUMLA DISTRICTSimikot and Yari (Areas of Limi and Muchu village Development Committee, and area way to Tibet via Tangekhola of Darma Village Development committee)For the first 7 days US$ 50 per person and after 7 days US$7 per day per person or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
9SANKHUWASABHAAreas of Kimathanka, Chepuwa,Hatiya and Pawakhola VDCs)For the first four weeks, US$ 10 per person per week and After four weeks, US$20 per person per week or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
10TAPLEJUNG DISTRICTKanchanjanga Region (Areas of Olangchung Gola, Lelep, Papung and Yamphudin VDCs)Per week per person US$ 10 or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
11BAJHANG DISTRICT(Areas of Kanda, Saipal and Dhuli)For the first 7 days, US$ 90 per person and After seven days US$ 15 per day per person or equivalent convertible foreign currency.
12DARCHULA DISTRICT(Areas of Byas VDC)For the first 7 days, US$ 90 per person and after 7 days US$ 15 per day per person or equivalent convertible foreign currency.

Note:
a. To get a group trekking permit an application form with other relevant documents should be submitted through any registered trekking agency of Nepal.
b. Trekking fee can be paid in Nepalese currency: Notwithstanding anything written in above, the Indian citizen can pay in Nepalese currency equivalent to US Dollars.

For details please visit http://www.nepalimmigration.gov.np/page/about-trekking-permit