Nepalese Currency

Going on a trip to Nepal and needs to know the name of the Nepalese money unit or just need to know how much is $10 US dollars in Nepalese currency?

Use the links on this page to learn more about the local money used in Nepal, currency symbol, notes and more.


Nepalese Currency Exchange Rate Today

Nepal Money

  • The local money used in Nepal is Rupee.

  • The currency symbol of the Nepalese money is Rs.

  • The Nepalese currency code is NPR.

  • The Rupee Notes: The Nepalese currency notes are made up of Re. 1, Rs. 2 Rs. 5, Rs. 10, Rs. 20, Rs. 50, Rs. 100, Rs. 500, Rs. 1000.

  • The Rupee Coins: 1 Rupee is made up of 100 Paisas. Nepalese Paisa Coins go from 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 paisa, Re. 1, Rs. 2, Rs. 5, Rs. 10.

What is the best currency to use in Nepal? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Nepalese money and use the local Rupee as it is accepted everywhere in Nepal. American dollars and other major currencies like Stirling Pound or Japanese Yen are not readily accepted in most business establishments, however some major hotel chains, restaurants and shops may accept US dollars at an agreed upon exchange rate.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Nepal? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within Nepal (at hotels, restaurants, shops, travel agencies etc.). American Express is less common and can attract surcharges if you are able to use in an establishment - hence check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Rupee to US Dollars?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are always changing and in most days by the minute.

Therefore it's wise to check out the latest currency exchange rate for US Dollar to Nepalese Rupee before purchasing the Rupee you require for your up coming trip at American Dollar to Rupee Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Rupee to British Pound?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are often changing and in most days by the minute.

It’s important to check out the latest money exchange rate for British Pound to Nepalese Rupee before ordering the Rupee you require for your up coming trip at British Pound to Rupee Exchange Rate Today.