7. A Wealth of Adventure
You probably guessed by now, with the frequent travel to and fro, hefty construction efforts, and the purchase of over 8,000 props and native flora that the establishment of Expedition Everest was pretty pricey. In fact, it currently holds the world record for being the most expensive rollercoaster ever built. At a staggering 100 million dollars, everything from the ride’s planning to its eventual creation (and everything in between) took a total of six years to complete.
Next time you embark on the ever-exciting experience of Expedition Everest you will have an even greater sense of appreciation, knowing about all the fun facts behind the magic. Just remember to hold on tight and enjoy a grand adventure of mountainous proportions.