Frequently Asked Questions .


1. IS VISA NEEDED TO ENTER NEPAL ?

  • Indians Don’t Need visa to Nepal & Can Travel with Either Passport or Their Voter ID card if By Flight & By Land any government produced ID card.

  • Foreigners from most country have Nepal Visa on Arrival at Airport for Minimum 25$ for 2 weeks stay Permitted. Pleade carry 2 Passport size picture.

  • Nationals from Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Cameroon, Somalia, Liberia, Ethiopia, Iraq, Palestine and Afghanistan will need to obtain visa from Nepal Embassies or Diplomatic Missions in their respective countries, as they do not get visa on arrival at the immigration entry points of Nepal.

  • Rest any Visa related info is available at this link below :

    http://welcomenepal.com/promotional/travel-essentials/visa-information/
    2. WHERE IS THE FESTIVAL TAKING PLACE IN NEPAL ?

  • Festival Venue is approximate 30 Kms from the airport.

  • Universal Religion Nepal : 2015 Edition will take place at : International Scout Training Center in Kakani

  • Kakani International Training is located in Kakani Village Development Community Nuwakot District. It is about 25 kms from Katmandu District North-West, at an altitude of more then 2000 meters above see level & around 2-3 Kms from the Kakani Main Bazaar passing through Nepal Armed Police Force Training Centre Check Post.

  • 3. HOW DOES ONE GET TO THE VENUE FROM KATHMANDU AIRPORT / KATHMANDU CITY ?

  • Festival Venue is approximate 30 Kms from the airport.

  • Transportation


    Festival Buses


    1. Kathmandu:-

  • Meeting point:- Funky Buddha Restaurant & Bar, Thamel (Starting time7 am on 24th April)

  • Return Meeting Point:- Festival Parking at Kakani (Starting time 2 pm on 27th April) (Please note it's your responsibility to arrive at the bus on time)

  • (INR 800.00 per person both ways)


    2. Pokhara:-

  • Meeting point:- Dawn Inn Adventure Travels Pvt. LTD Lakeside, Pokhara, (next to pokhara color lab) (Starting time 10 PM 23rd April)

  • (Price Person will be depending as per number of booking requests)

    Private Car/Jeep/Hiace Van

  • Airport to Venue or Vice Versa :- (Car = INR 2100, Jeep/Van = INR 3600)
  • City Center to Venue or Vice Versa :- (Car = INR 1800, Jeep/Van = INR 2900)
  • We can also provide full day private car/jeep service for festival duration, please email us for details & cost at : info@urnepal.com

  • 4. WHAT IS ALLOWED TO BRING ALONG IN VENUE

  • Limited Fruit and vegetables (for personal consumption only)
  • Packaged Food & Sealed Bottled Water (Limited quantity)
  • Pack Juice Cans & Soft Drinks (Limited quantity)
  • Chewing Gums & Chocolates
  • Domesticated Pets
  • 5. WHAT WILL THE WEATHER BE LIKE AT THE FESTIVAL ?

  • Mostly Sunny with Occasional Evening Shower
  • Chilly & Windy at Night
  • Average Temperature Max 32*C & Min 18*C
  • 6. WHAT ITEMS ARE ALLOWED IN THE VENUE ?

  • Small Bags / Backpacks/ Purses: to be checked at security kiosk.
  • Hula Hoops/ Pois/ Props
  • Closed Packs of Cigarettes / Lighters
  • Inflatables (must be deflated upon entry)
  • Flags / Banners or Handmade Signs (no corporate / company branded/ religious / political)
  • Handheld Camera / Portable Music Players /Cellphones
  • Go Pro & Selfie Extendable Sticks
  • Glowing / Illuminated Costumes or Jewelry
  • 7. WHAT TO CARRY TO MAKE YOUR FESTIVAL COMFORTABLE ?

  • Inflatable Pillow
  • Warm Blanket
  • Sleeping Bag / Mats
  • Torch (Very Important)
  • Earplugs
  • Comfortable Footwear & All Weather Proof shoes
  • Waterproof / Windproof Clothing
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen & Bandages
  • Towel & Tissues
  • Personal Toilet Paper Rolls
  • Glucose & Vitamin Supplements
  • Personal Med kits
  • 8. WHAT ITEMS ONE SHOULD NOT BRING INTO THE VENUE ?

  • Firearms
  • Weapons of any kind (Swiss Army Knives Allowed)
  • Drugs and Narcotics
  • Inflammable Objects
  • Alcohol Bottles
  • 9. WHAT TIME DOES THE FESTIVAL START & END ?

  • Festival Entry will be open to people for camping from 9 Am on Friday 24th April 2015.
  • Everyone will have to Empty the premises by 6 Pm on Monday 27th April 2015.
  • Camping is allowed only between dates and time mentioned above.
  • 10. ONCE IN NEPAL WHERE CAN I BUY A PHYSICAL TICKET TO FESTIVAL?

  • Funky Buddha Restaurant & Bar, Thamel, Kathmandu
  • Monumental Paradise Guest House, Freak Street , Darbur Square, Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Dawn Inn Adventure Travels Pvt. LTD Lakeside, Pokhara (Next to Pokhara color lab & Moon Dance Restaurant)
  • Any other Queries or Questions can be mailed to : info@urnepal.com