The Government of Nepal is monitoring the spread of Novel Corona Virus [COVID-19]. Taking into account the global recommendations and measure of the WHO, the Government of Nepal has decided to temporarily suspend visa-on-arrival for the nationals of the following countries, effective from 10 March 2020 to till the date of further notice:
- People’s Republic of China, including Special Administrative Regions
- Islamic Republic of Iran
- Republic of Korea
However, those willing to visit/travel Nepal can obtain visa beforehand from Nepali Missions abroad. The government of Nepal has made it mandatory for the applicants in these countries to submit a recently issued health certificate with the visa application.