ANSWER: it is in tibet ANSWER: It's also in Nepal, being othe the boarder, most people approach from the Nepal side where you can buy a pass for a mere $25000 ish. The nearest city is Katmandu more than 100km away.
Yes, it definitely is in Nepal. mount Everest is in Nepal kathmandu If you visit Mount Everest make sure you don't dismiss the Himalays... here you can have a look at great views of this region: http://travelforumglobe.com/Nepal-travel-forum/never-ending-love-and-peace-Nepal
Mount Everest is in the Himalayan mountains of South Asia, on the Indian Sub-continent. Specifically, it is mostly in Nepal, at the edge of the Tibetan Plateau on the border between Nepal and Tibet. Mount Everest is located on the border of Tibet and Nepal