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Sightseeing and Monument Entrance Fees

Please note that the information below is as per the information provided by the concerned department. The price might be changed without any prior notice. Updates will be made after verification from official sources.

Nepal a small yet warm-hearted country and the people of this country are really simple and welcoming. If we talk about the history so Nepal is the only country that never came under the British Empire. The traditions and culture of Nepal are reminiscent of its massive neighbours, India, and China; this tiny mountainous kingdom has a distinct culture and history.

Foreign tourist visiting heritages sites of Kathmandu have to pay certain entrance fees to get inside the area. Many tourist want to visit those places happily paying ticket fees because it is worth paying to visit. The heritage sites of Kathmandu are amazing. They are not only beautiful architecture but also fountain spiritual places of Hinduism and Buddhism.

Most of the constructions made have a tantric background. It is the government who keep the price of priceless monuments and make some money from a tourist who visit it.

Monument Entrance Fees must be paid to enter Heritage Sites, museums, etc. at the entry point. Please refer to the table below for details about payment.

Sightseeing and Monument Entrance Fees

The best thing – a large number of Nepal’s top-rated cultural and historical attractions are located in and around Kathmandu, the capital city, making them highly accessible for visitors.

Place Foreign Nationals SAARC Nationals Chinese Nepalese Contact
Kathmandu Durbar Square including Tribhuvan Museum NPR. 1000 NPR. 150 NPR. 1000 Free 01-4268969
Below 10 years free
Narayanhiti Museum, Kathmandu NPR 500 / USD 5 NPR 250 NPR 250 Students: NPR.20 / Others: Rs 100 01-4227844 The Narayanhiti Palace Museum is closed to the public on Tuesday, Wednesday, and all other public holidays.
National Museum, Chauni, Kathmandu NPR. 150 (NPR. 100 for camera, NPR. 200 for video camera) NPR. 50 (NPR. 75 for camera, NPR. 150 for video camera) NPR. 150 (NPR. 100 for camera, NPR. 200 for video camera) Students:NPR.10; Others: NRs. 25 (NPR. 50 for camera and  NPR.100 for video camera) 01-4271504
Closed on Tuesdays and Public Holidays. Open for half day on Mondays from (10:30 am to 2 pm)
Patan Durbar Square including Patan Museum NPR. 1,000 NPR. 250 NPR. 1,000 Students with letter from school : NPR. 10; Student Card Discoount: NPR.20; Others: NPR.30 Entry fees for Nepalese are applicable only for Patan Museum
Patan Golden Temple NPR. 50 NPR. 20 NPR.. 50 Free 01-5534595
Closed on Buddha Jayanti
Bhaktapur Durbar Square US$ 15 or NPR. 1,500 NPR. 500 NPR. 500 Free 01-6612249 Below 10 years free. For groups from 11-20, one tour leader can enter free.
Nagarkot Entrance Fee US$ 3.4 or NPR 340 NPR. 340 NPR. 340 Free 9851192617 Below 10 years free. For groups from 11-20, one tour leader can enter free.
National Art Museum, Bhaktapur NPR. 150 (NPR. 100 for camera, NPR. 200 for video camera) NPR.. 50 (NPR. 50 for camera, NPR. 150 for video camera) NRs. 150 (NPR.. 100 for camera, NPR. 200 for video camera) Students: NPR.10; Others: NPR.25 (NPR. 50 for camera, NPR. 100 for video camera) 01-6610004 Closed on Tuesdays. The fee includes wood carving and brass and bronze museum in Dattrareya Square.
Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) NPR. 200 NPR. 50 NPR. 200 Free 01-4281889
Below 10 years free.
Boudhanath Stupa NPR. 400 NPR. 100 NPR. 400 Free 01-4489257 Below 10 years free.
Pashupatinath Temple NPR.  1,000 per day per entry NPR. 1,000. Free for Indian Nationals NPR.. 1,000 Free 01-4462767
Tourists can view the temple from the back premises.
Changunarayan Temple NPR. 300 NPR. 100 NPR. 300 Free 01-5090958
Ethnographic Museum, NTB,


NPR. 200 NPR. 100 NPR. 100 Students: NPR. 15; Others:NPR. 30 01-4256909
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Chitwan National Park NPR. 1,500 per day per entry +13% VAT NPR. 750 per day per entry+13% VAT NPR. 1,500 per day per entry+13% VAT NPR. 100+13% VAT 056-621069 Elephant ride fare – Foreigner: NPR.. 2,500; SAARC: NPR.. 1,500; Nepali NPR. 500
Chitwan Elephant Breeding Camp NPR.50 NPR.. 25 NPR. 50 NPR. 10 056-580154
Tharu Cultural Museum,  Chitwan  NPR. 25 NPR. 15 NPR. 25 NPR.  10 056-580121 Below 10 years free.
Lumbini NPR. 200 NPR. 100 NPR. 200 Free 071-580189
NRs. 16 for Indians.
Lumbini Museum NPR. 50 NPR. 50 NPR. 50 NPR. 10 01-580318 Closed on Tuesdays
Kapilvastu Museum NPR. 10 NPR. 5 NPR. 10 NPR. 2 Closed on Tuesdays
International Mountain Museum, Pokhara NPR. 400 NPR. 200 NPR. 400 NPR. 80 061-460343
Garden of Dreams, Katmandu NPR. 200 NPR. 200 NPR. 200 NPR.. 100 01-4425340
Below 5 years free. NPR. 50 fro 5-11 years. 25% discount for a group of 10 pax.
Godawari Park NPR. 200 (NPR. 150 for children below 10 years) NPR. 57 (NPR. 23 for children below 10 years) NPR. 100 (NPR. 50 for children below 10 years) NPR. 34 (NPR. 12 for children below 10 years) 01-5174246 Student 50% discount.
Central Zoo NPR. 250 (NPR.150 for children 4-12 years ) NPR. 250 (NPR. 150 for children 4-12 years ) NPR. 250 (NPR. 150 for children 4-12 years ) NPR. 50 (NPR. 25 for children 4-12 years) Nepali Students: NPR. 30;

Kulendra Baral

Nepal is an independent country in Southern Asia, between the Tibet autonomous region of China and India. It contains 8 of the world's 10 highest peaks, including Mount Everest - the world's tallest - on the border with Tibet, and Lumbini, the birth place of Gautama Buddha, the founder of Buddhism. A monarchy for hundreds of years, Nepal was declared a republic in June 2008. Hinduism and Buddhism co-exist here peacefully. Mt. Everest, Pashupatinath, Lumbini, Boudhanath, Janakpur Dham, and Chitwan National Park are some of the many attractions. In 2004, Nepal Trekking was established and promoting the Nepal Tourism. Nepal Treking is a travel information provider side where Nepalese travel related agencies are affiliated To view more about Nepal, please go through the related pages and if you want further details, please don't hesitate to contact us.

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