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Royalty for mountaineering in NepalTuesday, February 11th, 2014

As per the notice published in Nepal gazette on 12 February 2014, the Royalty for mountaineering in Nepal has been amended for foreign and Nepalese climbers as follows.

  1. Royalty for Foreign Climber per Person in US Dollar
    S.N.MountainSpring SeasonAutumn SeasonWinter/Summer
    1.Everest Normal Route1100055002750
    2.Everest Other Route1000050002500
    3.Others Mountain more than 8000 m.1800900450
    5.7000m. – 7500m.500250125
    6.6501m – 6999m.400200100
    7.Mt. Amadablam (6812M)400400200
    8.Less than 6500m.25012570

    The provision of Royalty for foreign climbers will come into effect from 1 January 2015 (B.S.2071/09/17)

  2. Royalty for Nepalese Climber per Person in Nepalese Rupees
    S.N.MountainSpring SeasonAutumn SeasonWinter/ Summer
    1.Everest Normal Route750003750018250
    2.Everest Other Route600003000015000
    3.Others Mountain more than 8000 m.1000050002500
    5.7000m. – 7500m.600030001500
    6.6501m – 6999m.500025001250
    7.Mt. Amadablam (6812M)800080004000
    8.Less than 6500 m.400020001000

    Royalty for Nepalese climbers will come into effect from 13 February 2014 (B.S.2070/11/01).

  3. The Mountaineering Royalty has been totally waived to the mountains situated on Mid Western and Far Western Development Region of Nepal for 5 years effecting from 2070/04/01-2075/03/32 (16 July 2013 to 15 July 2018).

Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation of Nepal has expected that the timely amendment in Royalty for mountaineering in Nepal will be the milestone for the promotion of Nepalese Mountaineering Sector around the World.

(Madhusudan Burlakoti)

Joint Secretary