We offer various form of shipping options to our customers. You are free to choose a shipping method and shipper while placing an order at our online store, www.himalayahandicrafts.com. Your shipping charge will depend on the final destination and shipping option chosen. All of the orders are shipped worldwide from Kathmandu, Nepal.

Shipping charge depends on order size and weight and on final destination(s).

Since most of our products are handmade, there can be slight variations in volume and weights among seemingly similar shipments and quantities.

Your order will be sent via door to door courier service using most popular shippers and handlers like DHL, FedEx, UPS, TNT, Aramex, and Sky Net (DPEX) which will require a signature to receive the goods. Hence please specify a delivery address where someone will be available during normal office hours to sign for the parcel. Shipments usually take 5 to 9 working days to arrive at most destinations. We will provide you with tracking details.

The Invoice contains the prices of each single piece and the total value of the container’s goods. Import taxes, VAT, etc. are calculated according to such figures. It is mandatory and the cost is included in the Shipping expenses.

Certificate of Origin :
GSP Certificate of Origin (Form A) from Nepal can be provided, if required.

We strongly recommend insurance on all orders. We are NOT responsible for lost or damaged orders caused by the shipping companies.

Note : Shipping can be organized through various shipping companies. The goods has to be picked by you only from your nearest Sea port and you yourself has to handle the custom procedures.

Shipping at a glance:
Delivery time depends on your location in the world. In the odd case delivery time may be longer due to customs in your region.


Mode of ShippingShipping TimeDelivery
Courier5 to 9 DaysDoor to Door
Air Cargo7 to 14 DaysInternational Airport Nearest to you
Sea Cargo40 to 60 Days Depending on destinationPort Nearest to you

Every country imposes its own taxes, duties and other administrative fees.
Customers are encouraged to contact their local postal service or customs bureau to inquire about possible import taxes. Himalaya Handicrafts is not responsible for duties or taxes charged by the local government.