Visa Free Countries for Nepali Passport in 2023

Nepali passport is not as strong as Canada or the United Kingdom but it still gives visa-free access to 38 countries around the world. That makes the Nepali passport the 99th strongest passport in the world according to Henley and partners’ latest passport ranking of 2023.

Visa Free Countries for Nepali Passport

Visa Free Countries for Nepali Passport in 2023

Now here is the complete list of countries that includes visa free countries for Nepali passport, visa on arrival for Nepali citizens, and eVisa countries for Nepali passport holders in 2023. I will also share the countries one by one in this post.

  1. Bangladesh *
  2. Bolivia *
  3. Burundi *
  4. Cambodia *
  5. Cape Verde Islands *
  6. Comoro Islands *
  7. Cook Islands
  8. Dominica
  9. Egypt *
  10. Guinea-Bissau *
  11. Haiti
  12. India
  13. Indonesia
  14. Laos *
  15. Madagascar *
  16. Maldives *
  17. Mauritania *
  18. Mauritius *
  19. Micronesia
  20. Mozambique *
  21. Niue
  22. Pakistan
  23. Philippines
  24. Rwanda *
  25. Samoa *
  26. Senegal
  27. Seychelles *
  28. Singapore
  29. Somalia *
  30. Sri Lanka **
  31. St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  32. Tanzania *
  33. The Gambia
  34. Timor-Leste *
  35. Togo *
  36. Tuvalu *
  37. Uganda *
  38. Zimbabwe **

*visa on arrival **eTA.

Visa on Arrival Countries for Nepali Passport in 2023

The list of countries that offer visas on arrival for Nepali passport holders. Nepali citizens can go to these countries without obtaining a visa in advance because they’ll get a visa on arrival at the airport. See the documents required at the bottom of this page.

  1. Bangladesh
  2. Bolivia
  3. Burundi
  4. Cambodia
  5. Cape Verde
  6. Comoros
  7. Egypt
  8. Laos
  9. Madagascar
  10. Maldives
  11. Mauritania
  12. Mauritius
  13. Mozambique
  14. Niue
  15. Palau
  16. Rwanda
  17. Samoa
  18. Senegal
  19. Seychelles
  20. Somalia
  21. Tanzania
  22. Timor-Leste
  23. Togo
  24. Tuvalu

eVisa Countries List for Nepali Passport in 2023

Nepali passport holders can apply for evisa online to the countries listed below and they should obtain a visa in advance before planning a trip to any of the countries listed below. Each country has its own requirements for online visas.

  1. Albania
  2. Antigua and Barbuda
  3. Australia
  4. Azerbaijan
  5. Bahamas
  6. Bahrain
  7. Benin
  8. Bhutan
  9. Botswana
  10. Burkina Faso
  11. Cameroon
  12. Colombia
  13. Congo (Dem. Rep.)
  14. Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  15. Djibouti
  16. Ecuador
  17. Ethiopia
  18. Gabon
  19. Georgia
  20. Guinea
  21. Iran
  22. Jordan
  23. Kazakhstan
  24. Kenya
  25. Kyrgyzstan
  26. Lesotho
  27. Malawi
  28. Malaysia
  29. Moldova
  30. Mongolia
  31. Montserrat
  32. Myanmar
  33. Oman
  34. Saint Kitts and Nevis
  35. Sao Tome and Principe
  36. South Sudan
  37. St. Helena
  38. Suriname
  39. Tajikistan
  40. Turkey
  41. Uganda
  42. United Arab Emirates
  43. Uzbekistan
  44. Zambia
  45. Zimbabwe

Some countries from the above list require Nepali citizens to have a valid US, Schengen, UK, or Canada visa in order to be able to obtain an eVisa to a particular country for example Turkey has this rule for most of the countries including Nepal.

Required Documents for Nepali Citizens

If you are a Nepali citizen and you are going to visit any of the visa free countries or visa-on-arrival countries then remember that you must have some important documents with you before planning a trip to that particular country. Below is the list of must to have documents when you land at an airport in a visa free country or visa-on-arrival country.

  1. Passport valid for 6 months
  2. Return or onward ticket
  3. Hotel booking for the stay
  4. Cash $50 per day
  5. Visa fee (if applicable)

These are general documents for most of the countries. However, some countries may have extra requirements for Nepali citizens and we, therefore, suggest you check the official website of that country before planning a trip. It will be a hassle-free entry for you with your Nepali passport if you spend a few minutes online and check the official website.

Ranking of Nepali Passport in 2023

The Nepali passport is the 99th best passport in the world in terms of travel freedom. It’s better than the Pakistani passport in South Asia but its ranking is lower than Bangladesh, Indian, and Sri Lankan passport. The Maldivian passport is the best passport in South Asia according to the latest Henley and Partners passport index report of 2023.

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