How much does it cost to climb Everest? This is probably the most
popular question I get asked. The short answer is the price of a a car.
The long answer is that it’s personal decision that depends on several
Everest is not the place to save money. There are real costs
involved, and you could be putting yourself in danger by skimping.
However, with guided expeditions charging from $30K to $100K, figuring
out what you should pay can get confusing.
You basically have three ways to climb Everest: put together your own
expedition, join a logistics-only expedition, or join a fully-guided
expedition. These are your options.