Access to Nepal
To access the Nepal, there are two optional way to enter the Nepal either by air or by land. Because of land locked country, no possibility to enter by ship. But it is easy to enter nepal by air because of various air copmanies operate their flight from all destination of the world.
Nepal airlines is the national flag carrier of Nepal with flights to/from Delhi, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Bangkok, Hongkong.
Other international airlines operating from/ to Kathmandu are Austrian airlines (Vienna), air china (Lhasa), Qatar airways (Doha), Gulf Air (Bahrain), Bahrani Air (Baharain), Etihad airlines (Abudabhi), Thai airways(Bankok), China southern air (Gounzhou), China eastern airline (Kumning), Oman air (Oman), Fly dubai(Dubai), Air arabia (Sarjah), Jet airways (Delhi), Jetlite (Delhi), Indian airlines (Delhi), Air India (Delhi), Silk air (Singapore), Biman Bangladesh (Dhaka), GMG air (Dhaka), PIA (Karachi), Royal Durk Air (Delhi, Paro), and Kingfisher Airlines (Delhi), Dragon Air (Hongkong), Korean air (Seol)
All visitors entering Nepal by land must use no other entry points other than (1) Kakarbhitta (2) Birgunj (3) Belhiya, Bhairahawa (4) Nepalgunj (5) Dhangadi and (6) Mahendra Nagar in the Nepal- India border and (7) Kodari in the Napal China border. The overland tourists entering the kingdom with their vehicles must possess and international carnet or complete customs formalities.
Foreign currencies must be exchanged only through the banks or authorized foreign exchange dealers. The receipts from such transaction are to be obtained and retained. Visitors can exchange money at the foreign exchange counter at the airport upon arrival also. Indian currency Rs. 500/- and Rs. 1000/- not is not allowed to be brought into Nepal and will not be exchanged and will not be accepted for transaction of any kind.
All baggage must be declared and cleared through the customs on arrival at the entry. Personal effects are permitted free entry. A tourist any bring in dutiable goods, such as tobacco and liquors, within the prescribed quantity free of duty. Carrying narcotics, arms and ammunition are strictly prohibited (Tel: 4700232/4700001). Visitors can export souvenirs to their respective countries. The export of antiques requires special certificate from the department of Archaeology, national archive building, ram shah path, Kathmandu.