Without a doubt, Nepal is the ideal location for those who love the mountains. It has been said that the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour is the best option for people with a tight schedule. Your Annapurna Base Camp Heli Tour will be a unique experience because it will give you the chance to see some of Nepal’s most spectacular Himalayan peaks, such as the entire Annapurna range, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Fishtail, and others, all covered in massive mounds of snow and standing in all their glory.
Starting from Kathmandu Airport, the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour travels through the Annapurna Himalayas to the Poon Hill area. For a brief period, the helicopter will land at 4,130 meters above sea level at Annapurna Base Camp, where guests may take in breathtaking views of the Annapurna Himalayan ranges.
We at Himalayan Adobe Treks are happy to arrange an expert team’s Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour to your schedule and specifications.
This famous location, where our fantastic Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour begins and concludes, is one of the most visited tourist attractions in the Himalayas. The towering Annapurna Himalaya reflects Pokhara’s tranquil Begnas and Phewa Lakes.
Pokhara is also well-known for its many adventures and trekking routes, which are the starting and finishing points for all destinations in the Annapurna and neighboring Himalayas. It is also well-known for its other adventure sports, which include paragliding, zip-lining, ultra-light flying, kayaking, and rafting, among other activities that can be enjoyed as side trips from Pokhara.
With a wide variety of less than 7,000 meters to below 6,000 meters peaks, including Annapurna I, Annapurna Himalaya is ranked as the tenth highest mountain in the world out of the fourteenth eight thousand meters peaks. At 8,091 meters and 26,545 feet, it is the highest mountain in the world.
Named after its double summit top that dominates the Annapurna range, Machhapuchchhre Himal, or Fish Tail, is home to the ever-present Annapurna South (7,219 m), Gangapurna (7,455 m), and Annapurna III (7,555 m) with A, II, and IV of above 7,000 m.
Highlights of the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour
- Enjoy breathtaking views of the rolling green hills and the Annapurna mountain range on a scenic helicopter tour.
- Flying beneath the tenth-highest peak in the world, Annapurna, which rises to a height of 8,091 meters.
Smooth, wonderful landing amid gorgeous Annapurna Sanctuary and at base camp over 4,130 m elevation.
- Soaring above a stunning and dramatic landscape of rolling hills and valleys interspersed with farming communities.
- Enjoy a wonderful view of the mountains and glaciers while relaxing in the pleasant and comfortable base camp lodge.
Day 01 Arrival at Kathmandu
Today you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport for your trip to the Annapurna Base Camp Trip. So, today our travel representative will come to pick you up from the airport.
Day 02Kathmandu to Pokhara by bus
After your first day in Kathmandu. Today we will travel to the heritage sites of Kathmandu and we will do a little shopping for the trip and during the day time we will travel to Pokhara with a tourist bus and stay at Pokhara for the day.
Day 03Fly Pokhara to Annapurna Base Camp & Back to POkhara 1 ½ hours
Take a helicopter flight from Pokhara to Annapurna Base Camp and arrive at 4,130 meters of elevation there. Take in the Annapurna Sanctuary for five to ten minutes before returning by plane to the stunning city of Pokhara. Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Flight Tour one and a half hours great experience.
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Best Season for the tour:
All months of the year are suitable for visiting Annapurna Base Camp, except the monsoon season, which runs from July to mid-September. During this time, clouds obstruct the vistas and make helicopter landings and take-offs extremely difficult.
While the mornings are clear for vistas and Heli flights, the afternoons of March through May can be a little bit colder. Although the weather is clear and pleasant from October to January and February, it can get significantly colder in the morning and afternoon in places with shade.
In the mid-hills of the Annapurna Himalaya region, rhododendron, the national flower of Nepal, and other wildflowers are in full bloom from March to May, casting riots of color across the verdant Annapurna hills.
The days are short with sunlight in Autumn/Fall and Winter, and early and late afternoon can be chilly at less than -5° to -10° Celsius with a maximum of 15° to 20° Celsius on sunny days and afternoons. Late November to mid-February usually has clear skies during the day.
What is the duration of the Annapurna Helicopter Tour?
The duration of the tour typically lasts around 1 to 2 hours, depending on the specific package.