The unit of
currency of Nepal is Nepalese Rupees (Nrs). In April of 2021 the exchange rate
is as follows.
1 US$ = 116 Nrs
,1€ =136 Nrs and 1UK£=160 Nrs
abundant numbers of ATMs who will accept International Visa Cards in the
cities. American Express and Mastercards are less commonly available. During
trekking in remote areas make sure to carry hard cash in Nepalese rupees. One
can exchange them in Banks and Exchange counters in the cities.
expenses are lower in comparison to other countries. A descent, clean and quiet
hotel room will cost you as low as $30 per night in the major cities. A fancy
boutique hotel might cost at least three times of that. The cost of meals is
also of good value as you will have to spend just a couple of dollars for a
or in the mountains you will have to spend $20 per day which includes 3 meals
including a bed for the night. Double that budget and you can afford a porter
to carry your bagpack. Camping treks will cost a little more than $100 per day.