• Aug 3, 2022
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UNESCO has identified World Heritages Sites as the places that belong to all people in the world. The heritage sites divided into two categories first one is Natural (nature gifted wonders) and another is Cultural (man-made wonders).There are many heritage sites in Nepal among them 10 are enlisted in UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Foreign tourist visiting heritage sites of Nepal have to pay certain entrance fee to get inside the area.

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ENTRY FEE FOR HERITAGE SITES IN KATHMANDU

The foreign tourist visiting heritage sites of Nepal have to pay a certain entrance fee to get inside the area. The people of South Asian countries who are a member of SAARC have to pay less entrance fees in comparison to people from other countries. There are many heritage sites inside Kathmandu valley seven are enlisted in UNESCO World Heritage Sites and others are not but it’s worth visiting. The entrance fee for some of the different heritage sites inside Kathmandu valley (Capital city of Nepal) are listed below:

Heritage Sites Entrance Fee in Nepal

ENTRY FEES

Place

Foreign Nationals

SAARC Nationals

Chinese

Nepalese

Contact

Number.

Remarks

Kathmandu Durbar Square including Tribhuvan Museum

NPR.. 1000

NPR.. 150

NPR. 1000

Free

01-4268969

01-4269452

Below 10 years of free

National Museum, Chauni, Kathmandu

NPR. 150 (NPR. 100 for camera, NPR. 200 for video camera)

NPR. 50 (NPR. 75 for camera, NPR. 150 for video camera)

NPR. 150 (NPR. 100 for camera, NPR. 200 for video camera)

Students: NPR.10; Others: NRs. 25 (NPR. 50 for camera and NPR.100 for video camera)

01-4271504

01-4271478

Closed on Tuesdays and Public Holidays. Open for half-day on Mondays from (10:30 am to 2 pm)

Patan Durbar Square including Patan Museum

NPR. 1,000

NPR. 250

NPR. 1,000

Students with letters from school: NPR. 10; Student Card Discount: NPR.20; Others: NPR.30

 

Entry fees for Nepalese are applicable only for Patan Museum

Patan Golden Temple

NPR. 50

NPR. 20

NPR. 50

Free

01-5534595

01-5540227

Closed on Buddha Jayanti

Bhaktapur Durbar Square

US$ 15 or NPR. 1,500

NPR. 500

NPR. 500

Free

01-6612249

Below 10 years free. For groups from 11-20, one tour leader can enter free.

National Art Museum, Bhaktapur

NPR. 150 (NPR. 100 for camera, NPR. 200 for video camera)

NPR. 50 (NPR. 50 for camera, NPR. 150 for video camera)

NRs. 150 (NPR.. 100 for camera, NPR.. 200 for video camera)

Students: NPR.10; Others: NPR.25 (NPR. 50 for camera, NPR. 100 for video camera)

01-6610004

Closed on Tuesdays. The fee includes wood carving and a brass and bronze museum in Dattrareya Square.

Swayambhunath Stupa

NPR. 200

NPR. 50

NPR. 200

Free

01-4281889

01-4277236

Below 10 years free.

Bauddhanath Stupa

NPR. 400

NPR. 100

NPR. 400

Free

01-4489257

Below 10 years free.

Pashupatinath Temple

NPR. 1,000 per day per entry

NPR. 1,000. Free for Indian Nationals

NPR.. 1,000

Free

01-4462767

01-4470340

Tourists can view the temple from the back premises.

Changunarayan Temple

NPR. 300

NPR. 100

NPR. 300

Free

01-5090958

 

Ethnographic Museum, Bhrikutimandap, NTB

NPR. 200

NPR. 100

NPR. 100

Students: NPR. 15; Others: NPR. 30

01-4256909

Extension no. 172

 

Chitwan National Park

NPR. 1,500 per day per entry +13% VAT

NPR. 750 per day per entry+13% VAT

NPR. 1,500 per day per entry+13% VAT

NPR. 100+13% VAT

056-621069

Elephant ride fare – Foreigner: NPR.. 2,500; SAARC: NPR.. 1,500; Nepali NPR. 500

Chitwan Elephant Breeding Camp

NPR.50

NPR.. 25

NPR. 50

NPR. 10

056-580154

 

Tharu Cultural Museum,Chitwan

NPR. 25

NPR. 15

NPR. 25

NPR. 10

056-580121

Below 10 years free.

Lumbini

NPR. 200

NPR. 100

NPR. 200

Free

071-580189

071-580200

NRC. 16 for Indians.

Lumbini Museum

NPR. 50

NPR. 50

NPR. 50

NPR. 10

01-580318

Closed on Tuesdays

Kapilvastu Museum

NPR. 10

NPR. 5

NPR. 10

NPR. 2

 

Closed on Tuesdays

International Mountain Museum, Pokhara

NPR. 400

NPR. 200

NPR. 400

NPR. 80

061-460343

 

Garden of Dreams, Katmandu

NPR. 200

NPR. 200

NPR. 200

NPR.. 100

01-4425340

01-4425341

Below 5 years free. NPR. 50 fro 5-11 years. 25% discount for a group of 10 pax.

Godawari Park

NPR. 200 (NPR. 150 for children below 10 years)

NPR. 57 (NPR. 23 for children below 10 years)

NPR. 100 (NPR. 50 for children below 10 years)

NPR. 34 (NPR. 12 for children below 10 years)

01-5174246

Student 50% discount.

Central Zoo

NPR. 250 (NPR.150 for children 4-12 years )

NPR. 250 (NPR. 150 for children 4-12 years )

NPR. 250 (NPR. 150 for children 4-12 years )

NPR. 50 (NPR. 25 for children 4-12 years)

 

Nepali Students: NPR. 30;

ENTRY FEE TO HERITAGE SITES IN POKHARA

Pokhara Valley is the second largest valley in the hilly region of Nepal. It is located in Gandaki Zone, 203 km west of Kathmandu. The city is famous for its peaceful atmosphere and pristine charm. Pokhara also offers different heritage sites for its followers. To get inside the area you have to pay some amount but everything you pay for visiting heritage sites is worth it. Some of the famous heritage sites in Pokhara are listed above in the table.

ENTRY FEE TO HERITAGE SITES IN CHITWAN

Chitwan district is one of 77 districts of Nepal and it is located on the southwestern part of Bagmati Pradesh with Bharatpur fourth largest city of Nepal and its district headquarters. Chitwan has many sites to offer and one of the heritage sites enlisted in UNESCO is none other than the oldest national park the Nepal CHITWAN NATIONAL PARK. The foreign tourist visiting heritage sites of Nepal have to pay a certain entrance fee to get inside the area. Some of the sites that are offered by Chitwan are listed above in the table.

ENTRY FEE TO HERITAGE SITES IN LUMBINI

Lumbini is a Buddhist pilgrimage site in the Rupandehi District. It is the place where, according to Buddhist tradition, Queen Mahamayadevi gave birth to Siddhartha Gautama in 563 BCE. Gautama, who achieved Enlightenment after sometime around 528 BCE, became the Buddha and founded Buddhism. Lumbini has many other temples including Maya Devi temple. To get into the temples in the Lumbini entrance fee is required according to the tourist nationality. Among many heritage sites some of them are listed below:

Mayadevi Temple

SAARC   100NPR

Chinese.    200 NPR

Foreigners  200 NPR/USD 2

OTHER HERITAGE SITES OF NEPAL

There are many more heritage sites in Nepal. The major once are mentioned above in the content and here are some honorable mentions:

1 ) Manakamana Cable Car Fees - USD 10 for SAARC, USD 10 for Chinese, and USD 10 for Foreigners

2 ) Manakamana Temple - Free

3)  Chandragiri Cable Car -700 NPR for SAARC, USD 22 for Chinese, and USD 22  for Foreigners