Travel Information and Messages to U.S. Citizens
Millions of Americans travel abroad every year and encounter no difficulties. However, U.S. embassies and consulates assist nearly 200,000 Americans each year who are victims of crime, accident, or illness, or whose family and friends need to contact them in an emergency. When an emergency happens or if natural disaster, terrorism, or civil unrest strikes during your foreign travel, the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate can be your source of assistance and information. By informing us about your trip or residence abroad, you help the embassy locate you when you might need them the most. Signing up is voluntary and costs nothing, but it should be a big part of your travel planning and security.
Nepal is a country with frequent natural disasters and political uncertainty. U.S. citizens who are planning to travel to Nepal are strongly encouraged to enroll with the U.S. Embassy, either by completing the online form or by stopping by the Consular Section of the Embassy and completing a paper form.
Country Specific Information for Nepal
We provide information on every country in the world. For each country, you will find information like the location of the U.S. embassy and any consular offices; whether you need a visa; crime and security information; health and medical conditions; drug penalties; and localized hot spots. This is a good place to start learning about where you are going.
Emergency and Security Messages
Emergency and Security Messages to U.S. citizens are designed to alert U.S. citizens to specific information pertaining to security concerns or other critical information that would affect the safety and security of U.S. citizens traveling and residing in Nepal.
Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Arniko Highway Road Closure (August 26, 2014)
Demonstration Notices are a special class of message to U.S. citizens that are designed to alert U.S. citizens to a probable demonstration over a fixed period of time at a particular location. This information is conveyed so that you can take appropriate action to provide for your own safety and security.
- Demonstration Notice to US Citizens in Nepal - August 6, 2014
- Demonstration Notice to US Citizens in Nepal - March 18, 2014
- Demonstration Notice to US Citizens in Nepal - November 8, 2013
- Demonstration Notice to US Citizens in Nepal - September 11, 2013
- Demonstration Notice to US Citizens in Nepal - May 10, 2013
- Demonstration Notice to US Citizens in Nepal - April 26, 2013
- Demonstration Notice to US Citizens in Nepal - March 25, 2013
- Demonstration Notice to US Citizens in Nepal - March 13, 2013
- Demonstration Notice to US Citizens in Nepal - March 5, 2013
Other Messages to U.S. Citizens are routine but important messages such as voting news, change in business hours, outreach trip information.
Worldwide Caution - September 25, 2013
Health Notice Regarding Avian Influenza - August 9, 2013
Worldwide Travel Alert - August 2, 2013
Wordwild Caution - February 19, 2013
Town Hall Meeting (PDF 297.80KB) – November 7, 2012
Completing and Returning Absentee Ballots (PDF 454.88KB) -October 2, 2012
- World Wide Travel Alert - July 20, 2012
June 2014, Volume 7 issue 2 (PDF 2MB)
January 2014, volume 7, issue 1 (PDF 2MB)
October 2013, Volume 6, issue 3 (PDF 1.36MB)
- June 2013, Volume 6, issue 2 (PDF 1.56MB)
February 2013, Volume 6, issue 1 (PDF 1.97MB)
Summer 2012, Volume 5, Issue 3 (PDF 1.66MB)
Spring 2012, Volume 5, Issue 2 (PDF 2.6MB)
Archived Messages for U.S. Citizens
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