Prices in Nepal

What are the supermarket prices in Nepal? Is the cost of living in Nepal are higher than in United States? How much will it cost us to entertain in Nepal and how much will we spend in restaurants and bars?
On this page below you will find the current price and cost overview in Nepal: food, Restaurants, living, and Entertainment (The last update: today 16 hours ago)

Currency in Nepal to Nepalese rupee (NPR). For 9.9 US dollars you can get 1.19 thousand Nepalese rupees. For 99 US dollars you can get 11.9 thousand Nepalese rupees. And the other way: For 99 Nepalese rupees you can get 0.825 US dollars.


What are the different prices in the cities in Nepal? Look here: Prices in cities in Nepal

Prices: Kathmandu   Pokhara   Biratnagar   Butwal   Bharatpur   Kirtipur   Gularia   Rajbiraj   Tikapur   Tulsipur  

The total costs in Nepal are lower than in United States. Food is 57% cheaper. Dining in restaurants and bars will be cheaper by 71%. The cost of living in Nepal is comparable to the cost of living in United States. If we want to spend time actively or to have fun, we will pay less than in United States about 46%.

See also how prices have changed in previous years: Price changes in previous years in Nepal


Are hotels expensive in Nepal? How much will we pay for a room in Nepal?

The average price of accommodation in Nepal is $36 (NPR 4.3K). If you are looking for the cheapest accommodation: in a cheap one-star hotel you will pay: $25 (NPR 3K) and if you like hostels, you'll spend the night there for: $8.3 (NPR 1K). The cost of a room in a 2-star hotel is Nepal in $26 (NPR 3.1K). 3-star hotels offer accommodation on average for $27 (NPR 3.2K) Overnight stay in 4-star hotel costs $66 (NPR 7.9K) in Nepal If you are looking for the best conditions for your stay, then in 5-star hotels that will provide much more luxury you will have to pay $470 (NPR 56K)


And if the trip plans are simply for a given region of the world, then maybe it will come out cheaper than in Nepal in nearby countries? See prices in: Bhutan, Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, and Pakistan.

Food

Current overview: food prices Nepal

Living

Current overview: cost of living Nepal

Comparison of selected prices in Nepal with prices in United States:

fees

$25 ($12 - $45)
85% less than in United States

internet

$16 ($12 - $21)
75% less than in United States

jeans pants

$20 ($8.3 - $41)
by half less than in United States

average earnings

$210
94% less than in United States

renting a small apartment in the center

$120 ($66 - $290)
91% less than in United States

renting a large apartment outside the centre

$170 ($99 - $370)
90% less than in United States

bread

$0.5 ($0.25 - $0.83)
82% less than in United States

cheese

$7.2 ($4.1 - $13)
34% less than in United States

rice

$0.66 ($0.41 - $1.2)
83% less than in United States

tomatoes

$0.56 ($0.25 - $0.83)
87% less than in United States

bananas

$0.88 ($0.5 - $1.7)
by half less than in United States

wine

$6.6 ($3.3 - $12)
by half less than in United States

cheap restaurant

$2.1 ($1.2 - $4.1)
86% less than in United States

local beer

$2.5 ($1.5 - $3.7)
by half less than in United States

coffee

$1.5 ($0.66 - $2.9)
64% less than in United States

bottle of water

$0.2 ($0.17 - $0.41)
87% less than in United States

mac burger king or similar bar

$6.6 ($5 - $8.3)
17% less than in United States

cola pepsi sprite mirinda

$0.45 ($0.33 - $0.74)
76% less than in United States

Price changes in previous years in Nepal

Has the price of bread increased in Nepal?
Bread in previous years has cost: 2012: $0.31(NPR 37), 2013: $0.46(NPR 55), 2014: $0.4(NPR 48), 2015: $0.35(NPR 41), 2016: $0.42(NPR 50), 2017: $0.51(NPR 62), and 2018: $0.38(NPR 46).

Nepal price changes: A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) 2012-2018
Nepal price changes A loaf of fresh white bread (500g) hikersbay.com

Bananas - price changes in years: 2015: $0.73(NPR 88), 2016: $0.75(NPR 89), 2017: $0.85(NPR 100), and 2018: $0.85(NPR 100)

Nepal price changes: Bananas (1kg) 2015-2018
Nepal price changes Bananas (1kg) hikersbay.com

Have prices increased in restaurants in Nepal?
In inexpensive restaurants, the price for a meal was: 2012: $1.3(NPR 150), 2013: $1.2(NPR 150), 2014: $1.2(NPR 150), 2015: $1.2(NPR 150), 2016: $1.5(NPR 180), 2017: $2.1(NPR 250), and 2018: $2.1(NPR 250)

Nepal price changes: Meal in a cheap restaurant 2012-2018
Nepal price changes Meal in a cheap restaurant hikersbay.com

Renting A Small Apartment In The Center - price changes in years: 2012: $60(NPR 7.2K), 2013: $77(NPR 9.2K), 2014: $70(NPR 8.4K), 2015: $93(NPR 11K), 2016: $100(NPR 12K), 2017: $140(NPR 17K), and 2018: $140(NPR 17K)

Nepal price changes: Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 2012-2018
Nepal price changes Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre hikersbay.com
Nepal price changes: Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 2012-2018
Nepal price changes Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) hikersbay.com