Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Duration: 1 Day

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour offers an up-close view of Annapurna (I, &II) and other mountains including Mt. Machapuchhre. It is the easiest way to get to the base camp of Annapurna Mountain; the flight takes a total time of 2 hours. As the trip begins, witness the changing landscape as en route Annapurna Base Camp from Kathmandu. The topography gradually shifts from city areas to green lands, forest and finally to snowy land.

Our helicopter lands directly at the Annapurna base camp where you can spend around 15-30 minutes enjoying views of the snow-capped mountains surrounding the base camp. Once you have flown on a helicopter over the Himalaya and landed directly at the Annapurna Base Camp, there are only a few things you can do to top that!

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour-1 day is perfect for those who want to be at the base camp and experience the altitude and mountains, but do not want to walk for 7-8 to get there. For those who want to combine the experience of trekking with a Helicopter tour of the Annapurna Base Camp, we have the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Trek-9 Days package.

When is Time For The Annapurna Helicopter Tour

The Best  Time For The Annapurna Helicopter tour, you can fly all year round in the day tour of the Annapurna base camp in the helicopter in day time but the visibility should be clear. Autumn and spring are the best seasons to witness the views by helicopter. Winter (December to February) is perfect but the landing place will be full of snow.  The rainy season is not recommended for the helicopter ride because the cloudy and foggy weather interrupts the visibility and almost not possible to fly. So the best time for the Annapurna Base Camp helicopter tour in summer is in the months of February, March, April, and May whereas September, October, November, and December are the other months for helicopter flight in winter.


Trip Highlights:

  •  Helicopter ride from Kathmandu to Annapurna Base Camp
  • Aerial views of the diverse landscape from the helicopter fly in proximity to the Himalayan Giants like Annapurna and Dhaulagiri
  • Also like Mount Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, Himchuli, and many more
  • Flight over beautiful natural topography
  • Outstanding Himalayan glacier range
  • Spending quality time in Annapurna Base Camp
  • Explore the hidden valley.

Outline Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Flight to Annapurna Base Camp and back to Kathmandu
  • Day 01: Flight to Annapurna Base Camp and back to Kathmandu

    During our flight to the Annapurna Base Camp, you’ll experience the gradual transition of cityscapes to rugged scenery which then changes to Himalayan landscapes. The Himalayan landscapes are decorated with views of Annapurna (I,& II), Mt. Machapuchhre, and Dhaulagiri peaks among others. We fly east from our initial path to reach the Annapurna Base Camp. Upon arrival, we enjoy tea/coffee and relish in the natural beauty of the place for around 15-30 minutes. If we stay longer than that we may suffer severe altitude sickness. We return to Kathmandu via the same route.

    Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour From Kathmandu.
    Detail Itinerary.
    5:30 AM: Drive to Kathmandu Airport from Hotel.
    6:30 AM: Fly to Pokhara Airport From the domestic terminal of Kathmandu Airport.
    7:30 AM: we will fly to Annapurna Base Camp. You can take photos and can get the experience of dreaming about the environment and explore the base camp. We will have breakfast there.
    9:00 AM: we will fly to Kathmandu from Annapurna Base Camp which takes around 1 hour and 15 minutes.
    10:30 AM: Drop you at Hotel.

    Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour From Pokhara.
    Outline Itinerary.
    8:00 Am: Fly from Pokhara to Annapurna Base Camp
    8:30 Am: Land At Annapurna Base Camp
    9:00 Am: Fly Back to Pokhara
    9:30 Am: Arrival on Pokhara

Cost Includes

  • Arrival and Departure transfer by private tourist vehicle. 
  • Seating arrangement for up to a maximum of 5 people
  • Airport Boarding Pass
  • Oxygen Cylinder in case of emergency with Medical kits
  • Three-hour charter helicopter service including 30 Minutes break at Annapurna Base Camp
  • Company  service charge
  • All Government and Local taxes, and paper words 


Cost Excludes

  • Nepal visa (USD 30 for 15 days and USD 50 for 30 days)
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Medical and life insurance.
  • Any other expenses which are not mentioned in the cost included section.

Annapurna Base camp Helicopter Tour FAQS

1: How Long Is The Heli Ride From Pokhara To ABC?

This tour will take the total time of 1 hour and 20 minutes with 30 Minutes ground time. Annapurna base camp Heli tour starts from Pokhara and ends at Pokhara.

2: How long Does it take to reach the Annapurna base camp from Kathmandu?

Annapurna base camp is 168 km from Kathmandu. The total Annapurna base camp helicopter tour takes around 4 hours to complete with landing time.

3: How Many People Will Be In A Chopper?

The helicopter can accommodate a maximum of 5 pax excluding pilots.

4: How Many Pilots Fly The Helicopters?

Minimum 1 Pilot will fly helicopters in tours. In some rare cases, only the helicopter will be operated by 2 pilots.

 5: Is it possible to join your company for Annapurna Base Camp?

yes, we have a group joining helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp. If you want to join us for this tour. You will need to contact us and we will manage your Annapurna base camp helicopter tour as per your choice.

6: Do We Actually Stop At ABC?

yes, you will land at Annapurna base from where you can enjoy the mesmerizing surrounding around 30 Minutes and get the heavenly feeling.

7: How Long Is The Stop At ABC?

The maximum ground time is 30 Minutes for the Annapurna Base Camp helicopter tour.

8: What is a weight limit for the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour?

Every flight had a weight limit. Annapurna base camp helicopter tour had a weight limit. Normally in this commercial flight tour 5 people per helicopter. 100kg/person is the average weight for Annapurna base camp. And the total capacity of a helicopter is 500kg. If there will be hard to manage weight you will need to take an extra shuttle for Annapurna base camp helicopter tour.

9: How High Are ABC And Main Annapurna Peaks?

The Annapurna Base Camp flight takes you to an altitude of 4130M (Annapurna Base Camp). Furthermore, you will fly back to Pokhara.


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Fixed Departure Dates and Cost

 Are you A solo Traveler Or Looking to Join a group of Travelers? Join a group on the below-mentioned dates. Booking is open for the following departure dates, find a suitable date for your trip, and you may contact us if the given dates are not suitable for you.

Call now for the private flight,  Nepal Mobile (+977) 9851025658 (24 hrs)- Whats-App / Viber activated too.

  • Available - Trip is available to run if minimum group size is filled
  • Guaranteed - Trip is Guaranteed to run
  • Limited - Only a few spaces available
PRICE FROM US$ 340 (Per Person)
Total: US$ 340

Trip Facts

  • Trip Code ACTE-50
  • Trip Duration 1 Day
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Leisure Holidays
  • Trip Style Helicopter Tour
  • Accomodation N/A
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