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Nepal Travel Restrictions

28.27% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 26.99% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Israel will not be allowed to enter Nepal.
Vaccinated visitors from Israel can enter Nepal with a negative COVID-19 test result.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Nepal for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Nepal entry details and exceptions

Travelers who are not fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers must get a visa from Nepali missions abroad and are allowed to enter Nepal only through agencies.


Outgoing travel to NepalTraveling from Israel to Nepal

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Nepal.

Details and exceptions

Requirement does not apply to travelers under the age of 5 and travelers with emergency situations, who can travel without a test result but must quarantine on arrival in Nepal.

Quarantine requirements

Unvaccinated visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Nepal.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

Details and exceptions

Travelers who are not fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers must quarantine for 10 days on arrival. They must take a COVID-19 test on day 11.

Documents
Health Declaration Form

Travelers are required to complete a health declaration form before departure to Nepal. Once the form is completed the traveler will receive a barcode that must be saved or printed so it may be presented to immigration on arrival.


Return travelReturning to Israel from Nepal

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Nepal must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Israel.

Details and exceptions

All travelers (including vaccinated and individuals who recovered from COVID-19) are required to present a negative PCR test taken 72 hours prior to departure to Israel.

Upon arrival, another PCR test must be performed. The test will be paid by the travelers. The test cost is NIS 80 if they prepay. Otherwise, they will need to pay NIS 100 at the airport.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Nepal will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Israel.

Details and exceptions

Unvaccinated travelers (regardless of where they come from) and travelers (including vaccinated or individuals who recovered from COVID-19 ) arriving from red countries are required to complete the full isolation period which is 14 days. Isolation period can be reduced if two (2) negative PCR tests are provided: The testing on arrival is considered as first test and the second can be done on the seventh (7th) day of isolation.

Vaccinated individuals or individuals who recovered from COVID-19 who carry a Ministry of Health-issued COVID certificate and who did not stay in a red destination in the past two weeks before entry to Israel can have the reduced isolation of Israel wherein isolation will only last for 24 hours or upon receiving a negative PCR test result on arrival (whichever is earlier).

More details on isolation in Israel can be found here.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form

Foreign travelers must apply to obtain an electronic approval 10-21 days before departure to Israel.

Entry Statement Form

Must be submitted no more than 24 hours before the scheduled time of departure.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Nepal

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open
Bars:Open

FAQs

  • Vaccinated visitors from Israel can enter Nepal with a negative COVID-19 test result. Unvaccinated visitors from Israel will not be allowed to enter Nepal.

  • Vaccinated visitors from Israel can enter Nepal with a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from Israel will not be allowed to enter Nepal.

  • Travelers coming from Israel will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure.

  • Fully vaccinated travelers from Israel are not required to quarantine. Unvaccinated travelers from Israel are required to isolate for 10 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Nepal is required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Nepal are open. Bars in Nepal are open.