Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour
Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour

Duration 1 Day
We offer special group discounts, please contact us for the offers.
Trip Duration 1 Day
Group Size 2-4 People
Maximum Altitude 4,130 m
Difficulty Grade Easy
Start & End Point Kathmandu/Kathmandu

Trip Highlights of Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour

  • Relish the marvelous hour-long helicopter excursion to the big white summit of Annapurna.
  • Traverse from above the Macchapuchre base camp before arriving at the imposing atmosphere of the Annapurna base camp.
  • Fly above the verdant Annapurna Conservation Area.
  • Take in the stunning scenery of Pokhara, including Sarangkot, Phewa Lake, World Peace Pagoda, and Tal Barahi Temple.
  • Discover the charming Gurung and Tibetian-Nepalese inhabitants of the lower Annapurna Region.
  • Take a 360-degree panorama of the Himalayas, including the Nilgiri, Manaslu, Macchapuchre, Dhaulagiri, and Hiunchuli peaks.
  • Soar above the verdant pine trees and the crimson surge of the rhododendron woodland.

Overview of Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour

The Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour provides a great perspective of Central Nepal, conveying you to the bosom of the magnificent Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges and several other Himalayas and mountains. The beauty of Pokhara, coupled with the magnificent scenery of waterfalls, rivers, Rhododendron forests, and attractive Gurung villages, fosters a captivating ambiance.

If you have limited time and want to experience a brief adventure to the Himalayas, the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour will be the best option.” A truly unforgettable moment will be experiencing a close-up look at mountains higher than 8000 meters, including Manaslu, Annapurna, and Dhaulagiri.

Behold the magnificent panorama from the compelling Annapurna Base Camp

The helicopter will provide a great perspective of the lovely city of Pokhara before taking you to the Annapurna Base Camp at an altitude of 4,100m. One of the most well-known base camps in the world is Annapurna Base Camp, where many trekkers from various nations trek to.

From here, one can experience the dazzling snowy milieu of the Annapurna Region and panoramas of the magnificent Manaslu, Nilgiri, Ganesh Himal, Lamjung Himal, and even the Dhaulagiri range. Furthermore, the helicopter provides a breathtaking view of the Annapurna Conservation Area, home to Nepal’s gorgeous Himalayan animals and flora. When the conversation with the Gurung inhabitants of the Annapurna Region kicks off, melancholy sets in; grasping their daily life and culture allows one to gain a more excellent knowledge of the historical happenings around this region.

Furthermore, the yaks and livestock grazing high above the fields contribute to the nostalgic atmosphere. Overall, the Annapurna Base Camp helicopter tour brings out the best of the experience, allowing you to comprehend and appreciate the entire atmosphere of the Himalayan wonders.

Fly above the stunning city of Pokhara

The sensation one experiences while in Pokhara is one of the most gratifying times one can ever discover in their existence. The city’s location in the shadow of the Macchapuchre, Annapurna, and Dhaulagiri mountains provides the finest views and an attractive setting. Additionally, the aerial view of Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake, Sarangkot, World Peace Pagoda, and the lovely Gurung Village of Dhampus will be mesmerizing.

Furthermore, Pokhara’s weather patterns enhance the expedition’s adventure, making it the best event to pay attention to. In addition, the blanket of shade cast by the snow-capped Himalayas and the lovely lakeside ambiance make the most of the Annapurna base camp helicopter tour.

Itinerary of Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour

1 Day Itinerary of Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour

6:00 AM

Hotel pickup and drive to Pokhara Airport

The lovely breakfast in the gorgeous city of Pokhara in the morning sets the outstanding tone for the day. Our representative will meet you at your hotel and drive you to the airport. The city’s morning atmosphere will be lovely and refreshing.

6: 20 AM

Check-in at the Airport 

At the airport, you will be subjected to a brief inspection procedure and a check in your flight schedule and tickets. The helicopter’s captain will also brief on security measures and precautions during the excursion. You will also comprehend the instructions to be followed during this adventure. Once we’ve finished everything, we’ll board the helicopter and get set for our flight.

6: 35 AM

Helicopter flight from Pokhara to Annapurna Base Camp: 30 to 35 minutes of flight

The helicopter will eventually carry us to the skies of Pokhara. It will be incredible to catch the first sight of the Himalayas. Along the excursion, you will pass the Seti Gorge, the Kali Gandaki Gorge, the Phewa and Begnas lakes, Sarangkot, Dhampus, and the beautiful Gurung townships of Ghandruk and Ghorepani. The helicopter will take us above the verdant hills, where we can see the monasteries and the livestock grazing in the fields. At 4,100 meters above sea level, the stunning Annapurna Base Camp will finally greet us with its breathtaking vista.

7: 00 AM

Explore Annapurna Base Camp, featuring a lovely breakfast: of 30 minutes.

The Annapurna Base Camp’s icy surroundings give off an icy feel as we stride there. Peaks covered in snow will be shining brilliantly, and the view of the Macchapuchre and the Annapurna South enhances the excellent impression of the voyage. Further beautifying the base camp exploration will be the scenery of Nilgiri, Hiunchuli, and Dhaulagiri. After descending from base camp, we will enjoy a hearty breakfast while taking in the marvelous sunrise view of the Himalayas and the surrounding glaciers. Once we’ve explored the Annapurna Base Camp, we’ll board the helicopter and prepare to fly back to Pokhara.

7: 35 AM

Fly from Annapurna Base Camp to Pokhara: 30 to 35 minutes flight

Afterward, the helicopter will take us back, passing over the Annapurna region’s southern highlands. The beauty of the early sunbeams and the aerial view of the beautiful luscious valleys and the Himalayas will be breathtaking. Passing above the villages of the Kaski region gives us one more chance to enjoy the final glimpse of waterfalls, rivers, gorges, and green meadows.

8: 10 AM

Touchdown at Pokhara Airport

After the exciting and spectacular helicopter ride, we will finally arrive at the Pokhara airport. You’ll make your way up the ramp toward the terminal building with our staff. You will meet our tour representative at the terminal, who will lead you outside to the parking.

8: 35 AM

Transfer to your hotel from the airport.

Once you exit the terminal, our representative will drive you to your hotel. The drive will take approximately twenty minutes, depending on your hotel’s distance from the airport. At the hotel, you can rest and enjoy the stunning conclusion of the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour.

Way to Annapurna Base Camp and view of Annapurna South peak
Way to Annapurna Base Camp and view of Annapurna South peak


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