Trekking Permit Information

Trekking Permit Information

Trekkers in Nepal are allowed to trek as FIT (Free Individual Trekker) or in a group of various sizes. However, there are certain trekking regions known as 'Restricted Areas' that are highly regulated by the Government of Nepal and 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.

A trekking permit is not issued beyond the visa expiration date. Hence, trekkers must have a valid visa for a sufficient number of days covering their trekking schedule.

The areas and required fees are as follows:

SN Regions/VDCs Permit Fee
1

30 Days (Multiple Entry)

  • a. Lomanthang Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 5)
  • b. Lo-GhekarDamodarkunda Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 5)
  • c. BaragungMuktichetra Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 3 and Satang Village of ward no.5)

USD 500 per person (for the first 10 days)
USD 50 per person /Day ( beyond 10 days)

2

Upper Dolpa

  • a. Dolpo Buddha Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 4 to 6)
  • b. SheyPhoksundo Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 7)
  • c. Charka Tangsong Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 6)

USD 500 per person (for the first 10 days)
USD 50 per person /Day ( beyond 10 days)

3

GorkhaManaslu Area

  • a. Chumnubri Rural Municipality (All areas of ward nos. 1,2,3 and 4)

GorkhaManaslu Area

USD 100 per person / week
USD 15 per person / day (beyond 1 week)

December – August

USD 75 per person / week
USD 10 per person / day (beyond 1 week)

4

Humla

  • a. Simikot Rural Municipality (All areas of ward nos. 1,6 and 7)
  • b. Namkha Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 6)
  • c. Changkheli Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 3 to 5)

USD 50 per person / week
USD 10 per person / day (beyond 1 week)

5

Taplejung

  • a. Phantanglung Rural Municipality (All areas of ward nos. 6 and 7)
  • b. Mikwakhola Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 5)
  • c. Sirijunga Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 8)

USD 20 per person/ week (for the first 4 weeks)
USD 25 per person /week ( beyond 4 weeks)

6

Lower Dolpa Area

  • a. Thulibheri municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 11)
  • b. Tripurasundari municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 11)
  • c.Dolpo Buddha Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 3)
  • d.SheyPhoksundo Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 8 and 9)
  • e.Jagdulla Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 6)
  • f.Mudkechula Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 9)
  • g.Kaike Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 7)

USD 20 per person/ week
USD 5 per person /week ( beyond 1 week)

7

Dolakha

  • a.Gaurishankhar Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 9)
  • b.Bighu Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1)

USD 20 per person/ week

8

GorkhaTsum Valley Area

Sirdibas-Lokpa-Chumling-Chekampar-Nile-Chule

  • a. Chumnubri Rural Municipality (All areas of ward nos. 3,6 and 7)

September – November

USD 40 per person / week
USD 7 per person / day (beyond 1 week)

December – August

USD 30 per person / week
USD 7 per person / day (beyond 1 week)

9

Sankhuwasabha

  • a. Bhotkhola Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 5)
  • b. Makalu Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 4)

USD 20 per person/ week (for the first 4 weeks)
USD 25 per person /week ( beyond 4 weeks)

10

Solukhumbu

  • a. KhumbuPasangLahmu Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 5)

USD 20 per person/ week (for the first 4 weeks)
USD 25 per person /week ( beyond 4 weeks)

11

Rasuwa

  • a. Gosaikunda Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 and some area of ward no. 2)

USD 20 per person /week

12

Manang

  • a. Narpa Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 5)
  • b. Nasho Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 6 and 7)

September – November

USD 100 per person / week
USD 15 per person / day (beyond 1 week)

December – August

USD 75 per person / week
USD 15 per person / day (beyond 1 week)

13

Bajhang

  • a. Saipal Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 5)

USD 90 per person / week for the first week
USD 15 per person / day (beyond 1 week)

14

Mugu

  • a. Mugumakarmarong Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1 to 9)

USD 100 per person / week
USD 15 per person / day (beyond 1 week)

15

Darchula

  • a. Vyas Rural Municipality (All areas of ward no. 1)

USD 90 per person / week
USD 15 per person / day (beyond 1 week)