FAQs

Being a travel agent is something that, naturally, comes with a lot of questions. Here are a few of our most commonly asked questions about working with a travel agent. We’re here to set your mind at ease, if you don’t see your question here, send us an email; we love to talk to you!

  • Where can get the visa for Nepal visa?

Well, you can obtain a visa easily on arrival at Tribhuvan international airport in Kathmandu or apply beforehand. Most people can obtain a visa on entry to Nepal. ‘On Arrival’ visa procedure is very quick and simple. It will be some queues during peak Tourist season. Make sure you bring a passport photo if you are obtaining your visa on arrival. 

On Arrival Visa Fee at Entry Points:

15 Days – 30 USD

30 Days – 50 USD

90 Days – 125 USD

  • How is 8000 Expeditions different from other?

We are a company that offers exciting adventure program in a small group size team and offer the best quality service to clients. At 8000 Expeditions, we give highest priority for clients’ success and safety.

  • Can I join a group climb & trek?

Of course, please visit our website to know the departures schedule. If this departure schedule does not suit you, we arrange as per your requirement or schedule, whether you are travelling alone or with a few friends. 

Please, call us or email to find out the details.

  • Is travel insurance really necessary?

Travel Insurance is one of the booking conditions for any adventure trips. The right travel insurance will protect you from the unique risks associated with traveling to Nepal and climbing mountaineering activities, as well as typical damage, including Emergency medical expenses /Repatriation, cancellation and loss of the deposits, baggage Delay and more.

  • How do I book & Pay?

For the most convenient and fastest way, you can book securely online through our website or contact our address to make a booking over the phone. You must pay a deposit of the greatest of 30% of the total for the final reservation, and then the remaining amount should pay upon arrival in Kathmandu or up to 25 days before departure.

  • What included & excluded in the trip cost?

Please, visit our website to know the cost included and not included in the price is stated on the trip dossier.

  • What is the age limit for children to go on your trip?

All our trips have designed above 13 ages. If your child is under the age of 13, please give us a call and we’ll work with you to make a responsible choice.

  • What are meals like? Are you able to cater for special deities?

When you’re out exploring above 3500m elevation the meals served at the (mountain guesthouses) on trekking routes are simple but plentiful, which you choose from the menu. Vegetarian and special diets are we always recommend on the mountain. And 3500m below foods is fresh and hearty meals from an organic garden or from nearby local producers.

  • What happens if I get sick from high altitude?

Our entire trip itinerary is flexible and adaptable and can easily be adjusted accordingly. We know all the trips routes very well. In case any clients have a problem of high altitude sickness over 3000 m then you must back down with our team representative. It depends on the situation that you must go by walk or should fly by helicopter from the insurance company or pay in cash yourself.

  • Do I need to tip the local guide & Staff?

Your tour guide, porter works hard to ensure you have a great trip, so please don’t t hold back if you feel they have earned a tip for their efforts. You can choose to tips for them individually or make a group presentation on the last day of your trip. For the tip details, we will brief in Kathmandu before starting your trip.

  • Do you offer Groups discounts?

Yes, our entire packages price is moderate level. We offer group discounts for a group of friends, families, clubs, or any other group.

  • If i don’t want share room with another person’s?

As per our packages, we provide rooms are twin sharing basis. If clients want their own room during the trip then a single room supplement charge will be imposed to the client.

  • What if i have questions?

Please do email us at info@8000expeditions.com, we will replay your answer within 24-hrs.