About Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Annapurna Base Camp is the most popular base camp treks in Nepal. Also popular known as Annapurna Sanctuary, the base camp is an oval -shaped plateau, at an altitude of 4130m nestled 40KM north of the exquisite lake city of Pokhara. Matter of fact, Annapurna I (8091m) is the 10th highest mountain in the world and the sanctuary is encircled by the giants of Annapurna massifs on all sides which probably form the best panoramic and 360 views of the Annapurna Himalaya. For those travel enthusiasts who are limited by time period but want to experience the magical scenes of Mount Annapurna from its foothills, then we have designed a near perfect trip for you ; Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour.
Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour gives you opportunity to encounter many dramatic landscapes, dazzling primitive valleys and fascinating mountain ranges of the Annapurna region. Landing and exploring the base camp of Mount Annapurna is the major highlights of this luxury helicopter tour. The tour offers a thrilling adventure to the Annapurna massifs along with some of the most attractive tourist destinations in the Himalaya of Nepal. In fact, this helicopter tour to Annapurna Base Camp creates an exemplary way to get convenient glimpses of various snow giants of Annapurna Sanctuary within short time period.
Our Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour starts and ends at Pokhara Airport. Pokhara itself is a beautiful city attracting travelers from all around the world. The city is popular destination amongst the locals as well. Pokhara is also famous for various adventures, trekking, hiking activities around Annapurna and adjoining Himalaya destination.
Our Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter flight directs towards the north and rewards the stunning view of Mount Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, Dhaulagiri, Hiunchuli and other neighboring mountain peaks. Keeping in mind that it takes approx. 30 Minutes for a one-way flight to reach the base camp, overall it will be a 3 Hours helicopter tour at most. Once you land at the Annapurna Base Camp, you are greeted and surrounded with the giant snow-capped mountains of the Annapurna Himalaya. We spend almost half an hour at Annapurna Base Camp, take pictures, and have some tea or coffee. Staying longer can be risky and considering the health issues and Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS), we will fly back within half an hour.
Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour Schedule:
- Fly from Pokhara Airport to Annapurna Base Camp
- Landing and Explore at Annapurna Base Camp (30 minutes)
- Fly back to Pokhara Airport
Our Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour cost is $450 per person on a sharing basis.
There should be at least 5 travelers for a Fixed Departure Flight. The cost per person can vary depending on the number of travelers on the scheduled flight. Private chartered flight can also be arranged for families, friends or private groups.