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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.

PlaceForeign NationalsSAARC NationalsChineseNepaleseContact
Kathmandu Durbar Square including Tribhuvan MuseumNPR. 1000NPR. 150NPR. 1000Free01-4268969
Below 10 years free
Narayanhiti Museum, KathmanduNPR 500 / USD 5NPR 250NPR 250Students: NPR.20 / Others: Rs 10001-4227844The Narayanhiti Palace Museum is closed to the public on Tuesday, Wednesday, and all other public holidays.
National Museum, Chauni, KathmanduNPR. 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 MuseumNPR. 1,000NPR. 250NPR. 1,000Students with letter from school : NPR. 10; Student Card Discoount: NPR.20; Others: NPR.30Entry fees for Nepalese are applicable only for Patan Museum
Patan Golden TempleNPR. 50NPR. 20NPR.. 50Free01-5534595
Closed on Buddha Jayanti
Bhaktapur Durbar SquareUS$ 15 or NPR. 1,500NPR. 500NPR. 500Free01-6612249Below 10 years free. For groups from 11-20, one tour leader can enter free.
Nagarkot Entrance FeeUS$ 3.4 or NPR 340NPR. 340NPR. 340Free9851192617Below 10 years free. For groups from 11-20, one tour leader can enter free.
National Art Museum, BhaktapurNPR. 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)01-6610004Closed on Tuesdays. The fee includes wood carving and brass and bronze museum in Dattrareya Square.
Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple)NPR. 200NPR. 50NPR. 200Free01-4281889
Below 10 years free.
Boudhanath StupaNPR. 400NPR. 100NPR. 400Free01-4489257Below 10 years free.
Pashupatinath TempleNPR.  1,000 per day per entryNPR. 1,000. Free for Indian NationalsNPR.. 1,000Free01-4462767
Tourists can view the temple from the back premises.
Changunarayan TempleNPR. 300NPR. 100NPR. 300Free01-5090958
Ethnographic Museum, NTB,


NPR. 200NPR. 100NPR. 100Students: NPR. 15; Others:NPR. 3001-4256909
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Chitwan National ParkNPR. 1,500 per day per entry +13% VATNPR. 750 per day per entry+13% VATNPR. 1,500 per day per entry+13% VATNPR. 100+13% VAT056-621069Elephant ride fare – Foreigner: NPR.. 2,500; SAARC: NPR.. 1,500; Nepali NPR. 500
Chitwan Elephant Breeding CampNPR.50NPR.. 25NPR. 50NPR. 10056-580154
Tharu Cultural Museum,  Chitwan NPR. 25NPR. 15NPR. 25NPR.  10056-580121Below 10 years free.
LumbiniNPR. 200NPR. 100NPR. 200Free071-580189
NRs. 16 for Indians.
Lumbini MuseumNPR. 50NPR. 50NPR. 50NPR. 1001-580318Closed on Tuesdays
Kapilvastu MuseumNPR. 10NPR. 5NPR. 10NPR. 2Closed on Tuesdays
International Mountain Museum, PokharaNPR. 400NPR. 200NPR. 400NPR. 80061-460343
Garden of Dreams, KatmanduNPR. 200NPR. 200NPR. 200NPR.. 10001-4425340
Below 5 years free. NPR. 50 fro 5-11 years. 25% discount for a group of 10 pax.
Godawari ParkNPR. 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)01-5174246Student 50% discount.
Central ZooNPR. 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

Kulendra Baral is a travel and tourism specialist in Nepal. In 2004, Nepal Visitors was established and promoting the Nepal Tourism. Nepal Visitors is a travel information provider side where Nepalese travel related agencies are affiliated

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