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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. Mountain Spring Season Autumn Season Winter/Summer
    1. Everest Normal Route 11000 5500 2750
    2. Everest Other Route 10000 5000 2500
    3. Others Mountain more than 8000 m. 1800 900 450
    4. 7501m.-7999m. 600 300 150
    5. 7000m. – 7500m. 500 250 125
    6. 6501m – 6999m. 400 200 100
    7. Mt. Amadablam (6812M) 400 400 200
    8. Less than 6500m. 250 125 70

    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. Mountain Spring Season Autumn Season Winter/ Summer
    1. Everest Normal Route 75000 37500 18250
    2. Everest Other Route 60000 30000 15000
    3. Others Mountain more than 8000 m. 10000 5000 2500
    4. 7501m.-7999m. 8000 4000 2000
    5. 7000m. – 7500m. 6000 3000 1500
    6. 6501m – 6999m. 5000 2500 1250
    7. Mt. Amadablam (6812M) 8000 8000 4000
    8. Less than 6500 m. 4000 2000 1000

    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