Annapurna Base Camp
Annapurna Base Camp

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour - 2 Hours

Highlights

    Fixed departure joining Helicopter Tour to Annapurna Base Camp from Pokhara. 5 to 6 peoples in one helicopter. Spend half an hour in Base camp (4,200 miter) and explore 360 degree panaromic mountain view. 

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour is one hour round trip from Pokhara. Mount Annapurna, Fishtail, Hiunchuli and its ranges are very near at Annapurna Base Camp. 15 minutes fly with the helicopter through panoramic Mountain and scenic landscape reach ABC from Pokhara. Beautiful Mount Fishtail, Mount Annapurna I (8,091m), Mount Dhaulagiri (8,167m) and other Himalayan rages are views as 360 degrees from Helicopter window. Stay half an hour in ABC (4,200 meters) and explore around. Same Helicopter drop you down to Pokhara

Fly from Pokhara to ABC / joining tour every morning departure and cost US$ 325 per person. Tour runs during peak season time.

Fixed departure Helicopter Tour itinerary
07:00
: Reporting at Pokhara airport. We provide your transportation from your Hotel to Airport. It take about 15 minutes drivng from Pokhara Lake side. So be ready at your Hotel at 06:30
07:30: Fly to Annapurna Base camp via the scenic and panoramic Himalayan views and landscape.  
07:45: Land at Annapurna base camp and exploration. The maize Annapurna I, Fishtail and the other Himalayas around.
08:15: Fly back to Pokhara
08:30: Land at Pokhara airport 

Cost including
* Transportation to Pokhara airport from your Hotel (Hotel inside Lakeside)
* Helicopter flight *
*Annapurna conservation area permit 

Helicopter fly from Pokhara to Annapurna Base Camp, you will enjoy the aerial view of the beautiful lakes of Pokhara such as Fewa, Begnas, and Rupa. You will also get chance to see crystal clear warm white Seti river and a stunning gorge decorated with a suspension bridge and prayer flags. Diverse landscape and an amazing view of snowcapped mountains from helicopter window that includes some of the world’s highest one and you are getting closer of it almost touching it. This tour is thus an unforgettable moment once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Annapurna Base camp is about 10 days trek known as a second famous classical route trekking in Nepal. The route is not only to view the stunning mountains, but also to explore typical cultures of different casts of peoples. Very warm welcome peoples are also another reason to get more trekkers in this route. Those peoples, who are not able to trek for long days and does not have enough time to trek in this region can choose Helicopter tour to ABC. It is landing tour. You can have tea at local tea houses very near from Helicopter landing ground. When you reach 4200 meters from low altitude, you are suggested not to spend long time there. Gaining such an altitude in a very short time could cause Acute Mountain Sickness. 

Fly to base camp with landing
This tour is not only flying over the mountain range and Annapurna base camp. Helicopter land there are have another 30 minutes time to explore. Flights get ready to fly at morning time only. Afternoon time in the Himalaya is windy and cloudy too. Only a small helicopter is able to fly there with maximum 5/6 passengers. It is expensive in cost to get private helicopter tour to ABC, and we are offering group joining flight. If you want to make this as a private tour and have tour own time, we can arrange private helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp.     

Annapurna base camp heli tour best time

The best time of this tour is in Autumn and Spring. Months of March, April, May, September, October, November and December are more clear weather to fly with helicopter. Full of snow at top of the mountains and at landing place can be more darling time in winter. Month of December till February is winter in Nepal. Only thing is to get enough passengers in winter time since this time is less touristic months. You still can take private heli tour in this case. Month of March till May and from end of September till December is good clear weather. Due to powerful rainfall and high pressure wind, raining months are more chance to get this flight cancelled.
annapurna base camp by helicopter Our clients in Annapurna Base Camp by Helicopter in November month. Background view of Annapurna I (8091m)

What to bring
Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour is a day tour. It starts and end at morning time. You do not need to bring much goods. Since you are not spending a night at base camp, only one extra pair of warm clothes are enough.
- One pair of warm jacket and touser 
- UV protection sun glass 
- Water bottle 
- Toiletries
- warm cap to cover your head and neck 

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour from Kathmandu is another optional tour. This is a private day tour of about 2 and a half hour.  Fly from Kathmandu is flying parallel to the northern Himalayan range heading east to Annapurna Base Camp. Beautiful ethnical villages, scenic landscape and cities view. Half an hour time at ABC (4,200m) to explore and take a cup of tea from a local tea house before departure to kathmandu. Kathmandu to Annapurna base camp helicopter flight cost is more than from Pokhara. So it is better you take flight from Pokhara. If you are looking to get closer to the Mountain from Kathmandu, another helicopter flight tour to Everest base Camp is suggested. It can be 3/4 hours tour from Kathmnadu with landing near at Everest Base camp. If you look for the low cost another option is to choose Everest Mountain flight. This is regular flight viewing Mount Everest and other himalayan ranges from flight window.   

Is Annapurna base Camp by helicopter safe tour?

Yes it is safe. This flight is very near from Pokhara and flight route is wide enough. All the flights take off only after a comprehensive inspection of weather conditions and wind direction. landing place in ABC is also fixed and it is strong enough.  

How can I book the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour?
For booking, you can email us at info@nepalhighlandtreks.com or call 009779851040871. Same mobile number have viber or Whatsapp to send message or call. We offer you group joining tour. If you want to make is your own trip as a private you can choose any date you like.