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Trip Overview of Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Annapurna base camp helicopter tour is an elite adventure to the world’s best trekking destination. The flight offers breathtaking views in all directions in front, lays glories Annapurna, Machhapuchhare, and Himchuli enjoying the beauty of Pokhara city landing by lakes of Begnas and Rupa. It is a very famous luxury tour in Nepal. This is fantastic and adventurous for those people who love and enjoy the natural flora, fauna, and pedantic snow-capped peaks.

It is the fastest and easiest way of having stunning views of Annapurna and other mountains. You can easily observe the sizzling landscapes, rivers, glaciers, and many more. You will get closest to nature most comfortably and naturally. In addition to that, it is a very thrilling adventure. Imagine flying in the sky with all the highest mountains below you !! Wow, Indeed, a breathtaking trip right in this Annapurna base camp helicopter tour.

Annapurna base camp helicopter tour in Nepal grace with awe-inspiring views of the famous Himalayas, including Annapurna I (8,091 m) and other mountain range,  Dhaulagiri(8,167 m), Manaslu, Fishtail, Himchuli, Gangapurna, Nilgiri, and others so many small peaks. It is designed in such a way that you will fly alongside the amazing snow-capped mountains view.

Helicopter tour in Nepal

Nepal helicopter tour is the best tour in Nepal to see the view of the Himalayas. It is an alternative means of adventure journey in mountains and other remote destinations.  In addition to that, taking an Annapurna base camp helicopter tour flight over the Himalayas is a magnificent adventure. Excellent and inspiring scenery and beautiful peaks fill this country. You get to feast on the impressive vistas of snow-capped mountains. Quaint village settlements, and panoramic landscapes. Also, Nepal is the most valuable tourism destination by one of the travel sites. A small yet naturally and culturally rich, It provides you with many travel options. From the stunning mountains, green hills, and amazing landscapes.  Consequently, it is a complete package of natural beauty and cultural diversity.

Explore this amazing country in a short period of time with our Nepal Annapurna base camp helicopter tour. Along with the sightseeing, you also get to enjoy the thrilling helicopter adventure. Thereafter, from observing one of the highest mountains. Mount Annapurna to explore the hills, greenery, rivers, lakes, glaciers, and many more. It is a lifetime experience for anyone. October to December and March to May are the best time to fly in the mountains. to see the much snow at landing winter is also the best time.


Annapurna base camp heli tour Packages

The Nepal Annapurna Helicopter tour package is an honored choice for mountain lovers. Moreover, people have a short time and wanted to observe such a massive Himalayas sequence and sightseeing. It is the easiest and comfortable way to witness the complete natural wonders within a short period. Furthermore, it is less effort and money consuming.

This package gives you an exclusive opportunity to bask in the splendors of nature. Therefore, you will experience exciting airborne explorations of Nepal. As a result, having high mountains and beautiful scenic countryside but is easily accessible by land transport, which is a  “Helicopter Country.”  The Aerial sightseeing flights in Nepal over the heritage and tourist spots are quite popular these days. We assure you to use the best helicopters.

Nepal Annapurna helicopter tour package gives you an exceptional experience as a matter of your safety and satisfaction. Your scenic visiting It will be undoubtedly comfortable and exciting. With the advancement in technology, such kinds of tours and trips are growing. It is the only best way to explore the entire country in the easiest way possible. The most spectacular helicopter tour package takes you very close to the world’s highest mountain range. Besides, pilots are very experienced professionals who have run thousands of flying hours. They have a complete experience and knowledge about the viewpoints. Nepali airlines offer helicopter tour services.

Annapurna base camp helicopter tour cost Details

Annapurna base camp helicopter tour cost is expensive compared to normal tours. However, Above the Himalaya trekking offers you a group joining the tour. You can join our Annapurna base camp helicopter tour at a lower cost. We offer the best helicopter tour packages for those who have limited time to spend. And also for those who want to walk less. The helicopter tour is not only includes sightseeing and adventure but also offers rescue, medical evacuation, etc. when needed.

Nepal attracts climbers from all over the globe. As a result, Nepal trekking presents walking around, the ground of yaks and yetis, Stupas, and the legendary Sherpa. The most outstanding celebration escapade trekking in Nepal onward and travelers target with the remarkable countryside. The summit of the highest mountains in the world. Snow-white Himalaya passes, glaciers and icefalls, superlative Himalaya landscapes, and remote framework.

Our Annapurna base camp helicopter tour cost is USD 350 joining from Pokhara in the group. It includes your hotel pick-up and drop-off service. You can do a private helicopter tour also. If you take a direct private tour from Kathmandu it cost you above US 3500 per helicopter. if you are a single person you can join Pokhara to make the cost lower.

Annapurna base camp helicopter tour starts from Pokhara

Our Annapurna base camp helicopter tour starts from Pokhara. If you want to start from Kathmandu directly it cost you more. The combination of pretty villages and terraced fields of millet and rice, coupled with the majestic splendors, make the Annapurna sightseeing helicopter tour incredible. You will get to have a great experience observing nature’s most sacred art in the mountains. Along with that, you also get to capture the fantastic scenic beauty in the form of photography.  It also provides you with the best pictures of glorious mountains, rivers, waterfalls, and many more. This is the only kind of trip, where you won’t even want to close your eyes for a second also.

Due to the lack of time, all tourists are unable to do trekking and do not want to miss a chance to explore the Annapurna base camp.  Furthermore, due to various health concerns, one does not want to spend days in extreme climates in the mountains. So, to save time and effort, the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour gives you the best way to enjoy and witness the most magnificent mountains.


Enjoy the best Mountain view from the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour

If you are restricted by time and health conditions this helicopter tour package is the option for you. Also yet you are a remarkable explorer and a mountaineer, such choices can be great ways to slake your adventurous needs. Furthermore, It is the perfect place for explorers to bring their life to life. And, one of the best places to be with your loved ones and have the most memorable time.

You can get the best ambiance and more excitement during the final hours of the daytime at the base camp. As the evening clocks up and dusk starts to fill the adjoining world, nearby mountain peaks contrast themselves to the enclosure with its shiny polish of excellent majesty. Resisting the cold temperature outside, you can sneak out of the camp and enjoy the view outside for a while. Visit this amazing place soon as time keeps changing and so do we. So when you have time and energy, why not spend it in making some lifetime memories to be cherished forever. For sure, you never wanna leave this beautiful paradise without even visiting all these wonders. But, no matter what, traveling is mandatory and definitely the best part of our life.

Highlights of Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour

  1. The closest view of magnificent mountains from the top
  2. The easiest and comfortable way to explore mountains
  3. The most thrilling adventure
  4. Less time and effort consuming


Himalayan adventure in Nepal is a very amusing experience. Among the many Himalayas in Nepal, the Annapurna base camp is usually preferred by most trekkers. There are many ways for trekking to Annapurna base camp. The fastest and easiest way to tour to Annapurna base camp is via a helicopter tour. Through a helicopter tour, you can complete the entire tour within a day. Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour is the best for the people who wish to visit Annapurna base camp but due to their busy schedule.

You will get the entire view of the mountain range via this tour. During this tour, there are different stops where your helicopter will land and you can observe the enormous beauty of the mountains. You will be stunned by seeing the aerial view of different mountain peaks like Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho-Oyu, Dhaulagiri-1, Manaslu, Nanga-Parbat, and Annapurna-1. Also, if the sky is clear you can also get a glance at Mount Everest.


Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Landing tour

Annapurna base camp helicopter landing tour will take you to the wonderful land of nature from over the hills. The aerial view of the river flowing through the middle of the village is just superb. You can also see yaks and different animals grazing on the green grassland. A helicopter tour to the Annapurna base camp will provide you with the best view of the mountains and the Annapurna region. Annapurna base camp Heli tour is also favorable for the people who are physically weak. This tour will provide you the opportunity to observe the local lifestyle of the people living in the Annapurna region. This tour also does not require any physical fitness or any kind of special criteria. Everyone with a good health condition can do the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour.

Annapurna base camp helicopter tour from Kathmandu

As Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal so, Nepal’s only international airport Tribhuwan international lies in Kathmandu. You can also visit the Annapurna base camp direct from Kathmandu. On each helicopter tour, not more than 6 people are allowed. Normally groups for tour and guide are arranged by your tour and travel company. But if you want to visit the Annapurna base camp with your own group then you can directly start your tour from Kathmandu. The cost of flying from Kathmandu is slightly higher than flying from Pokhara. Generally, the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour will start early in the morning. If you choose to fly from Kathmandu your flight will directly land at Annapurna base camp.

You can observe the beautiful scenery of the entire Kathmandu valley via this tour. You can also get an aerial view of different religious places in Kathmandu like Pashupatinath temple, Sywanbhunath Stupa, Patan mandir, and many more. Annapurna base camp helicopter tour from Kathmandu will provide you with the best view of the northern Himalayan range and astounding peak. A helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp from Kathmandu is more preferred by the groups because this is the most convenient and direct way. You can observe the changing landscape from Kathmandu to the Annapurna region via this tour. You can fly to Annapurna base camp and fly back to Kathmandu within a day.

Annapurna base camp Tour from Pokhara

Pokhara is the gateway for touring most of the mountains in Nepal. This tour is favorable for single trekkers. This tour also costs less than a tour from Kathmandu. You can also do an individual tour to Annapurna base camp. An individual tour to Annapurna base camp is very expensive than a group tour. The starting point of this tour is from Pokhara. For this tour, you will have to reach Kathmandu. From Kathmandu, you can take any vehicle like buses to reach Pokhara. After reaching Pokhara your journey to Annapurna base camp starts. From here you can get an amazing view of the mountains and grassland. Unlike ground tour to Annapurna base camp through this tour, you will get all the 360-degree views of the Annapurna range.

This tour is also physically and mentally less tiring. You do not have any pre-tour training for this tour. You can get an enchanting view of the mountains comfortably. Through this tour, you can get the clear and closest view of mountains like Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Tare Kang, Singu Chuli, Khangsar Kang, Machhapuchhre, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, and Mardi Himal. When you land at Annapurna base camp you will be surrounded by high snow Peaks Mountain. This tour is perfect for people who love to adventure more places and want to avoid the crowd. You will get the whole tour trail by yourself. You can also get a glimpse of the culture and lifestyle of the Gurung and Magar people through this tour.


Itinerary of Annapurna base camp helicopter tour

Though this tour can be completed within a day. But you will have to manage a particular time for Everything. First of all, you will have to arrive in Kathmandu for this tour. After you arrive in Kathmandu our team will escort you to your hotel. After resting for about an hour you will have a short meeting with our team at the time of lunch around 9 o’clock. Here, you will be meeting with your guide and your group members. To reach Pokhara from Kathmandu you will have to take a flight. After 45 minutes of the flight, you will reach Pokhara. After meeting your pilot of this tour you will be starting your tour. As soon as the Helicopter takes off you will already get some glance of the mountains.  You will be amazed to see the small houses and rivers in the sky.

Enjoy the entire chain of the Annapurna range via this tour. You will also be shocked to see the exact fishtail shape of Machhapuchhre Mountains. After flying for some time you will be landing at Annapurna base camp which is at an altitude of 4130 meters. Here you can take many photos and enjoy the view of the high mountains. After about half an hour you will have a takeoff from there. This tour will also provide you with a glance at the world’s highest mountain Mount Everest with many other small mountains. After witnessing the marvelous view of the mountain it is time to get back to Pokhara. You will be flying Kathmandu from Pokhara and have a final departure.


Annapurna Base Camp Heli trek

You must be wondering which is the best time for the Annapurna base camp heli trek. Well, you should know the best time to visit the Annapurna base camp before heading your tour. Generally, the spring and autumn season is the best time to tour any place in Nepal. Dense fog and rainfall will interrupt your tour so, for a helicopter tour to Annapurna base, the spring and autumn season is considered the best time. During this time of the year, you can get a view of the entire Annapurna range.

During this season the sky gets clear and there will not be any kind of disturbance. The weather during this season is just perfect for tours and hiking. During the spring and autumn season, the chance of precipitation is very low. So your flight will not be canceled. The surroundings around the Annapurna region is filled with greenery and blooming rhododendron all over the trail. Annapurna Base Camp Heli trek gives you immense pleasure.

Major Attractions of Annapurna base camp helicopter tour View

A helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp provides you with the best view of the mountains. You can get the closest glance of Entire Mountain without any disturbance through this tour. The best thing about the helicopter tour is that this tour does not only get limited around a single mountain range, i.e. you can also get a view of the Langtang mountain range if you fly from Kathmandu. You will get a 360-degree view of mountains during this tour. You will get the closest view of Mt. Fishtail. Mt. Annapurna, Mt Annapurna II, Mt Dhaulagiri during this tour.


Less crowded

Mostly while touring to Annapurna base camp the trail gets crowded and you may not fully enjoy the tour. But helicopter tours to Annapurna base camp avoid the crowd and you can enjoy the tour. In peak seasons like spring and autumn, people cannot find a place for accommodation and food. But through this tour, you will not have to worry about such problems. Also, not more than 6 people can do a helicopter tour at a time so you will be able to enjoy this tour without any trouble.


The easiest way to tour

A helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp is the easiest way of the tour to any mountains. Unlike the ground tour, you do not need to have physical fitness. Problems like frostbite, tiredness, and different health issues may arise while doing a ground tour but you can complete this tour without any disturbance. Through this tour, you will get a striking view without any hard effort. You can enjoy the entire tour comfortably just by sitting on your seat.


Saves time

Normally, it takes about 15 – 20 days for completing a tour to Annapurna base camp but this tour can be completed in a day. A helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp will save both time and effort of people. People with a busy schedule and any kind of physical issues can get the chance to tour to Annapurna base camp.


Tips for ABC helicopter tour

  • Under any condition, you should not hurry instead you will have to keep calm and work with the patient.
  • Always respect and follow what the pilot told you to do. You should yell and mark unnecessary noise on the flight.
  • Do not pressurize the pilot for landing and take off the helicopter according to your convenience. Also do not walk unnecessarily and change your seat.
  • Always remember o wear a seatbelt, head seat, and stay communicated with the pilot and your fellow trekkers throughout the tour.
  • Always follow the safety rule set by the pilot during this tour. And also carry a first aid kit for an emergency.
  • Try to choose a window seat as from there you will have a majestic view of mountain ranges.


Detailed Itinerary of Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour

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      Frequently Asked Questions

      How many people are allowed on a single tour?

      It is true that limited number of people can do this tour at once. Normally a chopper has a seat arranged of 5 – 6 people. So, 5 – 6 people can comfortably do this tour at once. For minimum, a helicopter will fly with 02 people.

      Do trekkers get altitude sickness in Annapurna base camp helicopter tour?

      While do the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour is not much affected by altitude sickness. However, you should take the necessary precautions for the minimization of altitude sickness. If you are flying in a high-altitude region and there is a lack of oxygen, do not panic there is a sufficient amount of oxygen stored on the chopper. Also if you feel any kind of uneasiness then immediately tell to pilot or your guide

      Do we land on any place during this tour?

      Yes, you will be landing on someplace depending on the itinerary that your tour company plan. Mostly on a helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp will land at the base camp. Helicopters will also land in a safe place if any emergency comes up. There are different stations marked on the route where the helicopter can land for refueling and for maintenance.

      How long will we be landing?

      There are different stops where your helicopter can land. But during this tour, you will only be landing at Annapurna base camp. Here you will be staying for about half an hour. You will spend your first 20 min observing the beauty of mountains and clicking photographs in Annapurna base camp, you will be having a short snack break during this tour.

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