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  2005: official notification of peaks fees in Pakistan, including K2 with some changes from 2004


Copyright©Billy Pierson

Ministry of Tourism, Government of Pakistan through their official notification No. 1(1)2002-OP has decided to continue the 50% reduction in mountaineering royalty fee for climbing mountains above 6000m located in Northern Areas of Pakistan during the Calendar year 2005.

HALF ROYALTY FOR THE YEAR 2005 IN US DOLLARS

S. No.    Height of Mountain            Full Team of 7 members            Each Additional member above 7

1.            K2 8611 meters               6000 US dollars                        1000 US dollars

2.            8001 to 8500 meters        4500 US dollars                           750 US dollars

3.            7501 to 8000 meters        2000 US dollars                           250 US dollars

4.            7001 to 7500 meters        1250 US dollars                            150 US dollars

5.            6001 to 7000 meters        750 US dollars                                100. US dollars

This is to inform you that the rumors of NO PEAK FEE for mountains below 6500m for year 2005 is now over with this official notification. Unless we received another notification confirming NO PEAK FEE for mountains below 6500m.

Source: Asghar Ali Porik

Managing Director

M/s Jasmine Tours

GPO Box 859, Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

Tel: 0092-51-5586823 Fax: 0092-51-5584566

email: jtours@apollo.net.pk

web: www.jasminetours.com

 

 

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