The cost of the Dhaulagiri Expedition, ex Kathmandu, is inclusive and covers the following:


  • Nepal government royalty fees
  • All expedition organisational requirements
  • Expedition Leadership and Co-ordination
  • All climbing and trekking permits
  • Land transport in Nepal  
  • Return flight Kathmandu to Pokhara
  • Flight Jomsom to Pokhara
  • All team equipment, including personal tent at Base Camp
  • All expedition staff: cooks, porters, Sherpa support
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner after departing Kathmandu and before arriving back in Kathmandu
  • Oxygen – four bottles
  • Summit or Top-Out oxygen mask
  • Medical kit
  • Base Camp e-mail and satellite phone facilities
  • Regular written and photo internet dispatches for families and friends to follow your progress
  • dZi Foundation support for their “revitalize a village” programme – likely to include support for a Nepalese child’s education for a year.


  • Air travel to and from Nepal
  • Hotel accommodation and meals in Kathmandu
  • Entry visa for Nepal
  • Costs of early exit from the expedition
  • Personal clothing and equipment
  • Personal  travel insurance / trip cancellation insurance / rescue insurance
  • Additional meals, snacks, drinks, laundry, internet, single supplement rooms and other expenses outside the inclusions as listed above
  • Additional services such as additional Sherpa support, Max Ox, private guide. etc
  • Gratuities
  • Airport Taxes, satellite phone calls and email costs
  • Additional costs that are out of the control of Adventure Consultants

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