WHERE IS NEPAL LOCATED?
Nepal is south Asian's youngest republic democratic country, Which is located in sandwiched between border of China and India with area of 147181 Square KM.
HOW TO ENTER IN NEPAL?
You can enter in Nepal by air and road both.
BY AIR: Nepal Airlines is the national flag carrier of Nepal with flights to/from Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Bangkok, Doha and Hong Kong. Other international airlines operating from/ to Kathmandu are Thai Airways (Bangkok) and United Airways (Dhaka) . Korean Air (Seoul), Oman Air (Muscat), Air Arabia (Sharjah), Air China (Lhasa, Chengdu), ArkeFly (Amsterdam), Bahrain Air (Bahrain), Biman Bangladesh (Dhaka), Jet Airways (Delhi, Mumbai), Jet Lite (Delhi), Buddha Air (Paro, Lucknow), China Eastern Airlines (Kunming), China Southern Airlines (Guanzhou), Dragon Air (Hong Kong), Druk Air (Delhi, Paro), Etihad Airways (Abu Dhabi), Flydubai (Dubai), GMG Airlines (Dhaka), Gulf Air (Bahrain), Indian Airlines (Delhi, Kolkotta, Varanasi), Indigo Airlines (Delhi), Kingfisher Airlines ( Delhi), Pakistan International Airlines (Karachi, Islamabad) , Qatar Airways (Doha), Silk Air (Singapore), Spicejet (Delhi)
By Road: There are several entry points by land route mainly from Nepal / Indian borders; and China/Tibet Boarder.
CAN I OBTAIN VISA AFTER ARRIVAL IN NEPAL?
Yes , You can obtain your entry visa in Nepal after arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.All foreign nationals (except Indians) require a visa to enter Nepal. Visas are obtainable from embassies abroad on arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport and at some land borders (including borders with India and Tibet).Getting a visa at the airport can sometimes take time due to long queues. There have been instances when passengers were asked to show return flight tickets. If you are thinking of taking visa at the airport or immigration entry point, following are your requirements:
A valid passport (The passport should have validity of at least six months)
You should fill the application form for visa available at airport or immigration entry points with two passport size photos
Visa fees which should be paid in cash.
Multi entry visa valid for 15 days - US$25
Multi entry visa valid for 30 days - US$40
Multi entry visa valid for 90 days - US$100
If you want to extend visa for 15 days or less, visa extension charge is USD 30 or equivalent convertible currency.Visa is not required for Indian nationals. However, if they enter Nepal via air, they will have to show a valid identification certificate (passport/ citizenship certificate). The children under the age of 10 do not need to show identification certificate.Please note if you are staying in Nepal for less than 24 hours while in transit, a transit visa can be issued on presentation of your international flight ticket, there is a nominal charge of US$5 and one photo is required.
WILL SOMEBODY COMETO PICK ME UP AT THE AIRPORT UPON MY ARRIVAL?
Yes our company representative will come to meet you as soon as you landed in Kathmandu airport.We will be there with display board and have vehicle available to take you to your hotel.
How are communication facilities in Nepal?
WHAT IS THE BEST TIME OF THE YEAR TO TREKKING IN NEPAL?
In Nepal we have four seasons in a year. Basically, Autumn season(September-November) and Spring seasons(March-May)are known as best travelling season in Nepal.But best season of your travel might be differ as per your purpose and your suitable time for travelling in Nepal.
HOW LONG DISTANCE DO WE NEED TO WALK IN A DAY?
We have our fixed detailed itenerary for particular trip but there is no fixed rule to walk particular hour, it depends upon the phisical fitness and interest of the guest. Normally we trek about 5 to 6 hours per day.
CAN I PAY WITH CREDIT CARDS?
Yes Visa and Master cards are mostly accepted in Nepal , and in some places along the trekking route. There are ATMS in Kathmandu, Pokhara and other big cities in Nepal that accept American Express.
WHAT ARE THE MEALS ON THE TREK?
During trekking ,You will always be served meals in teahouses. You will be free to choose in your own interest whatever available in menu.Typical meals like Rice, Noodles, Potatoes, Pasta,Pizzas, Muesli, Porridge,Toast and Eggs.
WHEN DO I DO MY FINAL PAYMENT?
The final payment must be done before the start of the trek. A full payment can be done on the time of booking or as late as after arriving in Kathmandu.
HOW IS THE COMMUNICATION FACILITY IN NEPAL?
Mobile Coverage in very wide in Nepal, Even in rural areas of Nepal internet wifi facilities are available in lodges and restaurants. and During the your stay in Nepal , Nepalese sim cards can be find easily in Kathmandu.
HOW IS THE ELECTRICITY FACILITY ON THE TREK?
In most of the trekking areas where we do trek, there is electricity facility. n Nepal 220-240 volts/50 HZ power is used. Sockets usually take plugs with three round pins.
WHAT KIND OF TRAVEL INSURANCE DO I NEED?
Proper travel insurance is necessary before confirming a trek. At times of emergency cases like evacuation, it will cover your expenses. Make sure to consult with your insurance company about the coverage of the insurance that you have bought.
WHAT SHALL DO I HAVE TO BRING WHILE TREKKING IN NEPAL?
As we described already in our equipment list in every concerned trip in our website, besides that we suggest you to carry simple medicines such as Paracetamol, strepsils, anti diarohea tablets and diamox or suggested medicines by medical person. We have mentioned neccesary equipment list of every particular trip but incase if you are unable to bring all belows item from your home and couldnot get time to settle up all these items we can buy or rent in Kathmandu in trekking shop with reasonable price.We recommand all our clients to make weight as light as possible. Except following list Khumbu Alpine Travel provide complementory Sleeping Bag which need to be return after the completion of trip.
HOW TO BOOK THE TRIP ?
After you checked throughtly your particular trip and itenerary in our website, You are also requested to follow our company's trip Terms and Condition as well. Then you can send us message , we will reply you as soon as your Email received.