Cheapest way to climb Mount Everest
Published Date: 2017-07-09 15:17:35
Finding the cheapest way to climb Mount Everest is quite time consuming work, but isn't impossible. Most of your expense is incurred during getting the permission to climb Everest, rest of the cost covers the expense of gear, guide, oxygen, etc. The cost also hikes if you are going through an international agency; even these agencies have to establish coordination with domestic guides and consultants. The cost pf emergency rescue insurance, tips, visas, etc. also increases the cost. Other than these, the cost incurred in climbing Mount Everest can be compromised in your personal and controllable things. But cutting off some of the expenses might put you in worry. An approximate, usual cost ranges from $30,000-$50,000. Needleless to say, climbing Everest doesn’t only cost you much time and patience, but also your money. The cost varies widely, also depending upon your expense motive. Permit costs over $10,000 which is fixed by the Government of Nepal. You will have to pay some money to the Icefall Doctors who remains busy to fix ropes. Liason officer is also paid to ensure that all the climbers have permits and that the standards are met. Every team requires to pay for Sagarmatha Pollution Control Committee. Recently insurances have started covering $10,000. Other than that, helpers and cooks are to be paid, bonuses are paid to the Summit Sherpas. One shouldn't forget the costs at base camp; it includes cost of radio communication, heaters, toilets, fuel, showers, tables, shovels, etc. You should be mentally, physically and economically ready before summit. As it is a life- time adventure and involves much more than exhaustion, you might want to gain mountain knowledge, and, if possible, few climbing and trekking experiences before climbing the Mount Everest. Everest Base Camp Tours provides you the best package of Everest Base Camp trek that might be very helpful for you. We have coordination with experienced local Sherpas who have been taking visitors securely since a long time. Do give us an opportunity to make your experience in Himalayas of Nepal more memorable.