About Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour - ABC Helicopter Tour from Pokhara

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Experience the breathtaking beauty of the Annapurna region with Himalayan Asia Treks' Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour. Offering convenience and luxury, this tour provides an unforgettable aerial journey from Pokhara to the majestic Annapurna Base Camp. With competitive Annapurna Base Camp helicopter tour prices and special rates for Nepali nationals, it's an accessible adventure for all. Departing from both Pokhara and Kathmandu, travelers can witness the awe-inspiring landscapes from above, without the strain of trekking. For those in Pokhara, helicopter ride prices are reasonable, ensuring an exceptional experience. While exploring the Annapurna region, don't miss out on the opportunity to witness the Everest Base Camp by helicopter, another remarkable adventure offered by Himalayan Asia Treks. Whether you're seeking adventure or seeking solace amidst nature, this tour promises an unforgettable journey, transcending distances and offering unparalleled views of the Himalayas.

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour with landing concentrated on such visitor who has limited time and is eager to touch the Himalayas in Nepal. Annapurna Region is found in the western neighborhood of Nepal and is one of the favored trekking in Nepal. Through ABC Heli Tour, you'll see a fantastic view of the Fishtail, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna, and Annapurna. Himalayan Range while flying from Pokhara to Annapurna base camp helicopter tour. Except for this Himalayan range, you will see beautiful greenery mountains, small valleys, and most importation often Pokhara city. In Pokhara, there are many lakes and one of the gorgeous cities and gateway of Annapurna and Mustang Trekking. 

En route, we experienced a magnificent view of Annapurna Sanctuary with a high glacial basin surrounded by eleven peaks. Once we reach Annapurna's south base camp, we witness a majestic view of mixed snow-capped mountains. If you want to do Annapurna Base Camp trekking, you can choose Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour starts from Kathmandu's domestic airport to Annapurna South base camp. The helicopter will stop in Pokhara or somewhere to refuel. After reaching Annapurna Base Camp, we capture some memory through our digital equipment and fly back to Kathmandu. Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour with landing Package for special folks interested in achieving in Annapurna Base Camp Trek. Travellers is reaching the base camp of Annapurna, but they have short time and elderly children and family package.

If you you have less time but want to explore Nepal Himalayan then contact us. Himalayan Asia Treks arrange the helicopter and team in ABC Heli Tour with landing. So join Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour in Nepal with Himalayan Asia Treks.

For reaching Annapurna Base Camp, you'll do a group joining tour towards Annapurna Base Camp by Helicopter from Pokhara domestic airport. We have another option for Annapurna Base Camp from Pokhara - Short ABC Trek from Pokhara.

Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) is a popular trekking destination in the Annapurna region of Nepal. While trekking to ABC is the most common way to reach the base camp, helicopter tours are also available for those who prefer a faster and more convenient option. A helicopter tour to ABC offers breathtaking aerial views of the Himalayas and allows you to experience the beauty of the region without the physical demands of a trek.

During an ABC Heli tour, you will typically be picked up from Pokhara and flown directly to the Annapurna Base Camp. The helicopter will take you on a scenic flight over lush valleys, terraced fields, traditional villages, and towering mountains. The flight itself is an exhilarating experience as you soar above the majestic peaks of the Annapurna range, including Machapuchare (Fishtail), and Hiunchuli.

Once you reach Annapurna Base Camp, the helicopter will land, allowing you to spend some time at the base camp itself. You can enjoy the panoramic views, take photographs, and soak in the awe-inspiring surroundings. The helicopter will then fly you back to Kathmandu or Pokhara, concluding your tour.

Annapurna Base Camp helicopter tours are usually conducted on a private basis or sharing basis. It ensures a personalized and intimate experience. The duration of the tour can vary, but it typically lasts around 3 to 4 hours, including the flight time and the time spent at the Annapurna Base Camp.

It's important to note that weather conditions can affect helicopter tours in the mountains. So, the tour might be subject to cancellation or rescheduling in case of unfavorable weather. Additionally, helicopter tours to Annapurna Base Camp are typically more expensive than trekking options. So, it's important to consider your budget when deciding on the mode of transport.

FAQ Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour 

How much does the helicopter tour cost in Annapurna Base Camp?

The cost of a helicopter tour to Annapurna Base Camp can vary depending on several factors such as the duration of the tour, the specific route taken, and any additional services included. Generally, helicopter tours in the Annapurna region can range from a few hundred to a few thousand dollars per person. It's advisable to check with local tour operators or travel agencies for the most accurate and up-to-date pricing information.

How much is a helicopter to base camp?

Helicopter services to the Annapurna Base Camp are available, but the cost can be significant. The price of chartering a helicopter to the base camp can vary based on factors such as the type of helicopter, the number of passengers, and any additional services required. Typically, helicopter charters to the base camp can range from a few thousand to tens of thousands of dollars. It's essential to inquire with helicopter companies directly to get precise pricing details and to consider booking well in advance due to high demand, particularly during peak trekking seasons.

Can we go to base camp by helicopter?

Yes, it is possible to reach the Annapurna Base Camp by helicopter. Helicopter tours and charter services provide an alternative means of transportation for those who may have limited time or physical constraints that make trekking difficult. While trekking remains the most common way to reach the base camp, helicopters offer a convenient and efficient option for those seeking a quicker or more comfortable journey. However, it's essential to note that weather conditions and flight availability can impact helicopter travel, so it's advisable to plan accordingly and remain flexible with travel arrangements.

Which is harder Everest Base Camp or Annapurna?

Comparing the difficulty of Trekking to Everest Base Camp Vs Annapurna Base Camp is subjective and depends on various factors such as trekking experience, physical fitness, and personal preferences. Both treks present their own challenges and rewards. Everest Base Camp trek is known for its higher altitude, harsher weather conditions, and longer duration, making it generally considered more physically demanding. On the other hand, the Annapurna Base Camp trek is often perceived as more accessible, with lower altitudes and shorter trekking durations, although it still requires a good level of fitness and preparation. Ultimately, the difficulty of each trek can vary for individuals, so it's essential to research and assess personal abilities before embarking on either journey.

If you're interested in taking an Annapurna Base Camp helicopter tour, it recommend to contact local helicopter tour operators in Nepal. The travellers who can provide you with more detailed information, including pricing, availability, and any additional services included in the tour package.

Note: If you are not satisfied with this itinerary and other details, don't hesitate to contact us to make the itinerary and further detail as per your need.


  • Historical and Cultural City Kathmandu.
  • Annapurna Base Camp by Helicopter.
  • Breathtaking view of different Himalayan range.
  • Scenic view of different Small Mountain and valley from Helicopter.
  • Wonderful city Pokhara.

Day to Day Itinerary

Upon arrival in Kathmandu airport, Himalayan Asia Treks representatives will pick up from the airport and drop you off at your selected hotel. Our staff will brief shortly about Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour.
Overnight in Kathmandu. 

  • Accommodation: Three Star.
  • Location: Kathmandu.

At the early morning, our staff driver will arrive at the hotel to pick you up for the flight to Pokhara by domestic flight. After landing in Pokhara airport, We will be flying towards Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) passing Pokhara city. The scenic flight from Kathmandu will take a breath away. Arrive at the ABC and enjoy the jawdropping panorama surrounded by snowy mountains around. Explore the Annapurna Base Camp.

Next, we fly back to the Kathmandu airport by Domestic airlines, a scenic flight alongside the Himalayan range. We will be transferred to the hotel upon arrival.

Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • Meals: Breakfast.
  • Accommodation: Three Star.
  • Location: Kathmandu.

After breakfast, our staff will pick up from the hotel and start for a city tour. We will drive towards the adjoining ancient cultural Bhaktapur and explore the world heritage site: Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Next, we drive back to Kathmandu towards the north for sightseeing of another world heritage sites: Pashupatinath temple and Boudhanath Stupa.
Overnight in Kathmandu. 

  • Meals: Breakfast.
  • Accommodation: Three Star.
  • Location: Kathmandu.

Today, It's time to say goodbye for this time to Nepal. Himalayan Asia Treks staff will arrive at your hotel to pick you up and drop you off at the airport according to your flight schedule. We bid a farewell and thank you for being with us. 

Further, you have a pleasant flight to your destination with these beautiful memories of Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour within.

Thank you!

  • Meals: Breakfast.

What's Included

  • Accommodation on selected Three star hotel in BB basis.
  • Helicopter tour to Annapurna base camp.
  • Experienced and professional guide for city tour.
  • Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu by domestic air.
  • Pokhara - Annapurna Base Camp- Pokhara by Helicopter.
  • Ground transport.
  • Permit and all necessary work for Annapurna region.
  • Annapurna national park fees.
  • Domestic airport tax.
  • City sightseeing entrance fees.
  • All tax , VAT and office service charges.
  • Lunch and dinner.
  • Insurance.
  • personal equipment and clothing.
  • Tips(expected but not mandatory).

Useful Information

Short Information about Nepal:

Nepal is landlocked country located between India and Tibet autonomous region of China. It have highest peak of the world name Mt Everest (Sagarmatha) and eight peaks of the world’s ten highest peaks. It is birthplace of Gautam Buddha place name is Lumbini.

Nepal is small country but tremendous geographic diversity. It rises from Fifty nine meters to eight thousand eight hundred forty eight meters. Nepal is divided into three part Terai, Hill and mountain regions.

In here, the first language is Nepal (Devanagari script) and one hundred twenty three languages. The official language of Nepal is called Nepali.

Passport and Visa:

First thing for travelling anywhere, you need valid passport with at least six months. You can obtain visa for Nepal from Nepalese consulates or on arrival in Kathmandu or other boarders or most reliable source of information is currently the Department of Immigration Nepal, if you fill online form and bring with you, then it would be easier to get visa in any Nepal boarder.


Nepal’s climate varies with its topography and altitude. The low land Terai area has hot and humid climate that can rise above 40 degree Celsius during summer, middle region weather is pleasant almost all the year and northern region temperature is always cold.

Nepal has four Seasons:

  • Spring: Mar-May: The temperature is good in this season and many flower blossom and best season for trekking.
  • Summer: (Jun-Aug): Monsoon season in Nepal, weather is hot and wet at times.
  • Autumn: (Sep-Nov): This is the best season for tour and trek in Nepal. In that time, weather is highly pleasant so are the mountains and Himalaya. This is also season of festivals as Nepal celebrates the biggest festival Hindi name Dashain and Tihar.
  • Winter: (Dec-Feb): This season is known as Cold season so it’s not good time for high altitude trekking time.


The Nepalese currency called Rupees. For more exchange rates, please visit Nepal Rastra Bank.


We told all our clients to do travel insurance before leaving your home country. Their insurance must covered medical, personal accident, loss of gears, emergency evacuation, and damage or lost their luggage and etc.


Himalayan Asia Treks provides you minimum three star hotels or according to your choice in city area. If you want to upgrade your hotel, please contact with our Trip Planner.

Some do’s and do not’s:

  • Respect local culture and people.
  • The Nepalese people are friendly and hospitalize by nature so you do not have difficulty to adjust in here. While you are entering in Temple, just check in some temple not allowed entering for non-Hindus. If there is permitted to enter, please do not wear leather things and walk in Temple and Stupas clockwise. Before taking photograph, please ask authorized person for permission.

What is a weight limit for the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour

Helicopter has limited weight to fly, so Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour had a weight limit. Normally in this commercial flight tour 5 people in one helicopter. Generally , Helicopter take 500KG while flying towards Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour.

Things to carry duringAnnapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour:

  • Sunscreens and lip balms
  • Camera
  • Warm socks, boots, and clothes for a day
  • Trekking Poles
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunhat
  • Day backpack
  • Light snacks, high-calorie chocolates, and drinks
  • Water Bottle