Trekking Permit and Fees

Find below trekking permit cost, permit procedure as per different trekking area in Nepal.

Permit for Annapurna Trekking: The region is in Annapurna Conservation area. The normal starting point of Annapurna trekking is either from Pokhara or from Besisahar. Annapurna Sanctuary Trekking, Annapurna circuit, Ghorepani Ponnhill, Machhapuchre Model Trekking, Ghandruk Trekking, Jomsom Muktinath are the major trekking destination in Annapurna. ACAP permit and TIMS card is require for trekking in Annapurna region.

ACAP permit cost: Nepali rupees 2,000 per person for foreign national.
Nepali rupees 200 per person for Indian national
TIMS card: Nepali Rupees 1,000 per person for foreign national
TIMS card for SAARC national is Nepali rupees 300 per person
Free entry for Nepali  
Require documents: Passport Details, trip itinerary and 2 passport size of Pictures

Cost of Permit for individual Trekkers
Trekkers who are not taking any service from registered trekking company, they are individual trekkers. Trekking companies can issue your trekking permit if you take full package services or at least Guide, porter service from company. Individual trekkers have to obtain trekking permits by themselves. 
ACAP permit cost: Nepali rupees 2,000 per person for foreign national.
Nepali rupees 200 per person for Indian national
TIMS: Nepali Rupees 2000 per person for foreigner national and Nepali rupees 400 for Indian national.
Require documents: Passport Details, itinerary and 4 passport size of Pictures
Note: You have to obtain Annapurna Trekking permit either in Kathmandu or in Pokhara before start trekking. Double cost will be charged if you obtain it on the way in checking points.

Permit of Everest Trekking: Trekking in Everest region need Everest National Park permit and TIMS card. The famous trekking destination in Everest region are, Everest Base Camp, Gokyo valley, Tengboche Trekking, Everest three passes Trekking.

Everest National Park: Nepali rupees 3,390 per person for foreign national.
Nepali rupees 1695 per person for Indian national
TIMS card: Nepali Rupees 1,000 per person for foreign national
TIMS card for SAARC national is Nepali rupees 300 per person
Free entry for Nepali   
Require documents: Passport Details, trip itinerary and 2 passport size of Pictures

Cost of Permit for individual Trekkers
Trekkers who are not taking any service from registered trekking company, they are individual trekkers. Trekking companies can issue your trekking permit if you take full package services or at least Guide, porter service from company. Individual trekkers have to obtain trekking permits by themselves.   

Everest National Park: Nepali rupees 3,390 per person for foreign national.
Nepali rupees 1695 per person for Indian national
TIMS card: Nepali Rupees 1,000 per person for foreign national
TIMS card for SAARC national is Nepali rupees 300 per person
Free entry for Nepali   
Require documents: Passport Details, trip itinerary and 2 passport size of Pictures
Note: It is the same cost for Everest National Park permit if you even issue it on the way in checking point. But you have to obtain TIMS card in Kathmandu.

Similar rules and cost for permit and TIMS card as per Everest for trekking in Langtang National Park and other National Parks in Nepal. If you enter in Helambu and Shivapuri National park, you need to pay extra permit cost which can be paid on the way in checking point. 

Permit fee structure of Restricted Area Trekking in Nepal 
Restricted area trekking permit is only obtained by registered trekking companies by submitting necessary documents by them.  

S.N. Trekking Area Trekking Permit Fees Remarks 
01 Upper Dolpo USD 500 per person minimin for 10 days and USD 50 per person per day for more than 10 days permit                          Need additional permit of Phoksundo National Park         
02 Upper Mustang USD 500 per person minimin for 10 days and USD 50 per person per day for more than 10 days permit Need additional Permit of ACAP
03 Lower Dolpo USD 10 per person per week. More than a week, USD 10 additional again for every week.  Need additional permit of Phoksundo National Park
04 Manaslu Sept - Nov months USD 70 per week per person and USD 10 per person per day after a week.
Month of Dec to Aug USD 50 per week per person. USD 7 per person per day after a week. 
Need Manaslu Conservation permit Also. If you are crossing Larke Pass permit of Annapurna conservation is also required. 
05 Tsum Valley  Sept - Nov months USD 35 per person for 8 days.
Month of Dec to Aug USD 25 per 8 days per person. 
Need Manaslu Conservation permit Also.
06 Area of Mugu USD 90 per person for 7 days permit. USD 15 per day per person after 7 days   
07 Nar Phu Sept - Nov months USD 90 per person for a week.
Month of Dec to Aug USD 70 per person for a week. 
Need Annapurna Conservation permit too.
08 Humla Simikot USD 50 per person for 7 days and USD 7 per day per person after 7 days.  Need local VDC permit as additional.
09 Gaurisankar and Lamabagar area USD 10 per person per week  
10 Thuman and Timure USD 10 per person per week   
11 Sankhuwasabha   USD 10 per person per week. Afre 4 weeks USD 20 per person per week  
12 Kanchanjanga USD 10 per person per week  
13 Bhajhang USD 90 per person per week. USD 15 per day per person after a week.   
14 Darchula USD 90 per person per week. USD 15 per day per person after a week.   

Get information about Trekking in Nepal 
Upper Mustang Trekking
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