UNESCO World Heritage sites are remarkable places that hold a universal value recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). These places are chosen for its importance to culture, history, or nature, and they are safeguarded to ensure their preservation for future generations.

Nepal, located between two big Asian countries, offers an extensive variety of venerable ancient cultures, history, monuments, and wildlife. There are 10 UNESCO world heritage sites located in Nepal out of the 1,154 world heritage sites that have been designated by UNESCO and are divided into three categories: cultural, natural, and mixed properties. There are a total of 10, of which 8 are cultural heritage sites and 2 are natural heritage sites in Nepal that draw tourists from all over the world. 

The followings are the entry fee list for UNESCO world heritage site in Nepal:

S.N.

UNESCO Heritage Sites

For Nepali

(per person/per entry)

For SAARC

Nationals

(per person/per entry)

For Foreigners (per person/per entry)

For Chinese Nationals

(per person/per entry)

Remarks

 

1.

Kathmandu Durbar Square (Including Tribhuvan Museum)

Free

Nrs. 500 (BIMSTEC)

Nrs. 1,000

Nrs. 1,000

Free Below 10 yrs old

2.

Pashupatinath Temple

Free

Nrs. 1,000/ free for Indian Nationals

Nrs. 1,000

Nrs. 1,000

Tourists can view the temple from the back premises.

3.

Boudhnath Stupa

Free

Nrs. 100

Nrs. 400

Nrs. 400

Free Below 10 yrs old

4.

Swaymabhunath Stupa

Free

Nrs. 50

Nrs. 200

Nrs. 200

Free Below 10 yrs old

5.

Chitwan National Park

Nrs.100+ 13% VAT

Nrs.750+ 13% VAT

Nrs.1,500+ 13% VAT

Nrs.1,500+ 13% VAT

Elephant ride fare - Foreigner: NPR. 2,500.00 | SAARC: NPR. 1,500.00 | Nepali NPR. 500.00

6.

Sagarmatha National Park

Nrs. 100

Nrs. 1,500

Nrs. 3,000

Nrs. 3,000

Free Below 10 yrs old

7.

Changunarayan Temple

Free

Nrs. 100

Nrs. 300

Nrs. 300

Free Below 10 yrs old

8.

Lumbini

Free

Nrs. 400

Nrs. 700

Nrs. 200

 

9.

Patan Durbar Square

Students with letter from school : NPR 10; Student Card Discount: NPR20; Others: NPR30

Nrs. 250

(BIMSTEC)

Nrs. 1,000

Nrs. 1,000

Entry fees for Nepalese are applicable only for Patan Museum

10.

Bhaktapur Durbar Square

Free

Nrs. 500

Nrs. 1,800

Nrs. 500

Free Below 10 yrs old

 

Other cultural and historical sites entry fees:

 

S.N.

Places

For Nepali

(per person/per entry)

For SAARC

Nationals

(per person/per entry)

For Foreigners (per person/per entry)

For Chinese Nationals

(per person/per entry)

Remarks

1.

Narayanhiti Palace Museum

Nrs. 100 (Nrs. 20 for students)

Nrs, 250

Nrs. 500

Nrs. 250

Free below 10 years old. 

Closed on Wednesdays.

2.

National Museum, Chauni, Kathmandu

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

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

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

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

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

3.

Patan Golden Temple

Free

Nrs. 50

Nrs. 100

Nrs. 100

Closed on Buddha Jayanti

4.

National Art Museum, Bhaktapur

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

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

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

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

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

5.

Ethnographic Museum, NTB, Bhrikutimandap

Students: Nrs. 15; Others: NPR 30

Nrs. 50

Nrs. 200

Nrs. 100

 

6.

Garden of Dreams, Kathmandu

Nrs. 150

Nrs. 400

Nrs. 400

Nrs. 400

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

7.

Godawari Park

Nrs. 50, and Nrs. 20 for students and below 10 years old

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

Nrs.500 (Nrs. 150 for children below 10 years)

Nrs. 500 (Nrs. 200 for children below 10 years)

Student 50% discount.

8.

Central Zoo

Nrs. 200 for adults, Nrs. 135 for students, Nrs. 100 for senior citizens above 65 years and Nrs.75 for children from 4-12 years 

Nrs. 500 for adults and Nrs. 250 for children from 4-12 years old

Nrs. 1,000 for adults and Nrs. 500 for children from 4-12 years old

Nrs. 1,000 for adults and Nrs. 500 for children from 4-12 years old

Opens 10:00 am – 05:00 pm hours from Sunday to Saturday

9.

Lumbini Museum

Nrs. 10

Nrs. 50

Nrs. 50

Nrs. 50

Closed on Tuesdays

10.

Chitwan Elephant Breeding Camp

Nrs. 10

Nrs. 25

Nrs. 50

Nrs. 50

Free below 10 years old.

11.

Tharu Cultural Museum, Chitwan

Nrs. 10

Nrs. 15

Nrs. 25

Nrs. 25

Free below 10 years old.