Annapurna base camp helicopter tour is a short and fabulous trip to the lap of the Annapurna region of Nepal. Annapurna Helicopter tour can be done from Pokhara or Kathmandu. It is one of the world's desirable destinations by helicopter. During this helicopter tour to Annapurna, you will fly over different forests, villages, rivers, and cultivated terrains within just a few hours at the best cost. Along with this, you can have a spectacular panoramic view of Dhaulagiri mountain, Machhapuchre mountain, Himchuli mountain, and Myriads.
Annapurna base camp is known as the second-best famous trekking route in Nepal. We can see a number of travelers on this route during the season. Annapurna region offers the most beautiful mountain and Himalayan ranges. Because of its beauty, the travelers who are in Pokhara with limited time or holidays would also want to visit the Annapurna base camp. To address their dream of reaching Annapurna base camp in a short period of time, here we have offered an Annapurna base camp helicopter day tour from Pokhara.
Heli tour to ABC provides an opportunity to explore the Annapurna Himalayas of Nepal within 4 hours of a day. It is a meaningful and unforgettable journey toward the Nepalese Himalayas. Annapurna Heli trip is suitable for travelers of any age group and physical condition. As the Annapurna base camp trek is one of the popular treks in the country of the Himalayas, Nepal, lots of travelers are keen to reach the destination. However, they will have to subside solely for 8 to 12 days for it. Also, they will have to be in good physical condition and have adequate preparation for walking in the Himalayas. And it is not the case with the Annapurna base camp Heli ride.
This ABC helicopter tour package fulfills the dream of travelers wanting to explore around the base camp Annapurna area, but are short of time and will. It is a budget-friendly trip for all the people who want to wanderlust in the Annapurna mountain region.
Duration spent at Annapurna base camp with landing by helicopter
The helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp lasts for around 3 to 4 hours depending upon where the starting point is (Kathmandu or Pokhara), and the helicopter will have a grounding time of around 30 to 45 minutes in the base camp Annapurna.
Annapurna base camp helicopter tour cost from Kathmandu
A helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp from Kathmandu on a private basis is possible too. The total cost of this tour stands at USD 3800 (The maximum seating capacity in 1 Helicopter is 5 people).
Kathmandu to Pokhara by plane and Heli ride to Annapurna base camp
Early in the morning, you can take a flight from Kathmandu domestic terminal to Pokhara and meet our staff there who will take you to the sharing Helicopter and you can start your trip to Annapurna base camp. This option saves you money if you are in Kathmandu. The best time for starting the tour is from 06:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the high season to get the best view of the base camp and encompassing mountains. So, it is better to take an early morning flight as much as possible. If you have a spare day, then you can also take a drive to Pokhara, a day before your tour starts. After your tour completes you can roam around Pokhara and make a short flight back to Kathmandu from Pokhara.
Major attractions of ABC helicopter sightseeing tour
- Panoramic view of Mount Annapurna and surrounding mountain peaks and ranges including Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) and Himchuli mountains.
- Natural hot springs (Tatopani), rivers, cascades, and waterfalls.
- The viewpoint for sunset and sunrise in the mountains.
- Picturesque area for photographs.
- Traditional and cultural villages with inhabitants of their own culture, tradition, and lifestyle.
- Exotic flora and fauna around the region.
- Rare and endangered animals in lush forests.
What are the things that I should carry during the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour?
The things that you should carry during the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour include lip balms, sunscreens, good cameras, trekking poles, warm socks, clothes for the day, boots, sunglasses, trekking poles, a day backpack, sunhat, mineral water at least 2 bottles, drinks, high-calorie chocolates, light snacks, etc.
What is the best time for the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour?
Nepal experiences four major seasons, which are winter (December, January, and February), spring (March, April, and May), summer/monsoon (June, July, and August), and autumn (September, October, and November). Among all, the best time to visit the Annapurna base camp is autumn and spring. During these seasons the skies remain clear and overall mountainous views occur more defined and crystalline.
In the winter season, the climate occurs colder to coldest and in the monsoon season, the occurrence of rainfall may hinder the experience. But, watching over the weather condition is always helpful both on and off-season. In the case of actual estimation of weather and climatic changes, one can enjoy this ABC helicopter tour in all seasons with Nepal Trek Adventures.
Enjoy your Annapurna base camp helicopter tour with Nepal Trek Adventure & Expedition in the best months of 2022, 2023, 2024, and upcoming years.