Expedition in Nepal » Nepal Expedition Rules

Provide discount of 50% in winter and Summer Season and 75% in Autumn Season keeping intact the Royalty Fee in Spring Season.
Increase the number of climbing member in an expedition from 12 to 15.
Provide 100% discount on Royalty Fee for mountains located in mid and Far Western Development Regions for 5 years.
Implement Incremental Royalty Break-down System (IRDS), a system under which permit fee increases with the increase in number of climbing members, on all mountains instead of lump sum per expedition having climbing members seven or less than that..

Annex-4
(Related to Rule 4, Sub-Rule 1)
Name of Mountain: Everest (8,848m)
Climbing Route: South East Ridge (Normal Route)
No. Of Climbers Mountaineering Royalty Fee (In US $)

Spring Autumn Summer/Winter
One Climber 25,000 12,500 6,250
Two Climbers 40,000 20,000 10,000
Three Climbers 48,000 24,000 12,000
Four Climbers 56,000 28,000 14,000
Five Climbers 60,000 30,000 15,000
Six Climbers 66,000 33,000 16,500
Seven Climbers 70,000 35,000 17,500
Per Extra Climber
(One Expedition Team has 15 members in maximum)
10,000 5,000 2,500


Name of Mountain: Everest (8,848m)
Climbing Route: All Routes except South East Ridge (Normal Route)
No. Of Climbers Mountaineering Royalty Fee (In US $)

Spring Autumn Summer/Winter
One Climber 15,000 7,500 3,750
Two Climbers 21,000 10,500 5,250
Three Climbers 27,000 13,500 6,750
Four Climbers 33,000 16,500 8,250
Five Climbers 39,000 19,500 9,750
Six Climbers 45,000 22,500 11,250
Seven Climbers 50,000 25,000 12,500
Per Extra Climber
(One Expedition Team has 15 members in maximum)
10,000 5,000 2,500


Height of Mountain: All Mountains above 8,000 m (except Mt. Everest)
No. Of Climbers Mountaineering Royalty Fee (In US $)

Spring Autumn Summer/Winter
One Climber 5,000 2,500 1,250
Two Climbers 6,000 3,000 1,500
Three Climbers 7,000 3,500 1,750
Four Climbers 8,000 4,000 2,000
Five Climbers 8,500 4,250 2,125
Six Climbers 9,000 4,500 2,250
Seven Climbers 10,000 5,000 2,500
Per Extra Climber
(One Expedition Team has 15 members in maximum)
1,500 1,000 500


Height of Mountain: All Mountains above 7,501m to 7,999m
No. Of Climbers Mountaineering Royalty Fee (In US $)

Spring Autumn Summer/Winter
One Climber 2,000 1,000 500
Two Climbers 2,400 1,200 600
Three Climbers 2,800 1,400 700
Four Climbers 3,200 1,600 800
Five Climbers 3,600 1,800 900
Six Climbers 3,800 1,900 950
Seven Climbers 4,000 2,000 1,000
Per Extra Climber
(One Expedition Team has 15 members in maximum)
500 400 200


Height of Mountain: All Mountains above 7,000m to 7,500m
No. Of Climbers Mountaineering Royalty Fee (In US $)

Spring Autumn Summer/Winter
One Climber 1,500 750 375
Two Climbers 1,800 900 450
Three Climbers 2,100 1,050 525
Four Climbers 2,400 1,200 600
Five Climbers 2,600 1,300 650
Six Climbers 2,800 1,400 700
Seven Climbers 3,000 1,500 750
Per Extra Climber
(One Expedition Team has 15 members in maximum)
400 250 150


Height of Mountain: All Mountains above 6,501m to 6,999m (Except Mt. Amadablam)
No. Of Climbers Mountaineering Royalty Fee (In US $)

Spring Autumn Summer/Winter
One Climber 1,000 500 225
Two Climbers 1,200 600 300
Three Climbers 1,400 700 350
Four Climbers 1,600 800 400
Five Climbers 1,800 900 450
Six Climbers 1,900 950 475
Seven Climbers 2,000 1,000 500
Per Extra Climber
(One Expedition Team has 15 members in maximum)
300 200 100


Name of Mountain: Amadablam (6812m)
No. Of Climbers Mountaineering Royalty Fee (In US $)

Spring Autumn Summer/Winter
One Climber 1,000 1,000 500
Two Climbers 1,200 1,200 600
Three Climbers 1,400 1,400 700
Four Climbers 1,600 1,600 800
Five Climbers 1,800 1,800 900
Six Climbers 1,900 1,900 550
Seven Climbers 2,000 2,000 1000
Per Extra Climber
(One Expedition Team has 15 members in maximum)
300 300 200


Height of Mountain: 6,500 or Below
No. Of Climbers Mountaineering Royalty Fee (In US $)

Spring Autumn Summer/Winter
One Climber 400 200 100
Two Climbers 500 250 125
Three Climbers 600 300 150
Four Climbers 700 350 175
Five Climbers 800 400 200
Six Climbers 900 450 225
Seven Climbers 1000 500 250
Per Extra Climber
(One Expedition Team has 15 members in maximum)
200 100 50