The Tourism Police is a special unit of the Nepal Police, working under the Department of Tourism. The main office is located at the Tourist Service Center, Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu. There are also complaint counters at the Airport and in Basantapur Durbar Square. The unit works exclusively to guarantee a pleasant stay for tourists and to mitigate and resolve any security problems that may prevent a tourist from enjoying a pleasant trip.
The main function and responsibility of the tourist police are to look after the well-being of tourists and ensure a memorable stay in Nepal. They also advise and assist tourists in safety and security while traveling, hiking, rafting, and staying in hotels anywhere in Nepal.