Getting to the foothills of majestic Annapurna is the most beautiful experience you can have in your life. But it’s not always possible that you trek for a week to get to the base camp, so you need to find other alternatives to get up there. The Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour is the best way you can witness the beauty of the Annapurna region without hurting your shanks. But then, it’s definitely not a cheap option. The Cost of Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour depends on your itinerary you choose which generally ranges from $400 (in a group) to $4000 (alone) per person.
Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour Cost From Pokhara
You can get to Annapurna Base Camp from Pokhara in a shorter time than that from Kathmandu. So obviously the cost is also less.
Annapurna Helicopter Tour from Pokhara starts at USD 500 per person if you get to join the group of the helicopter tour. If you want to fly all by yourself in a chartered helicopter, then the cost is around USD 2000. For the chartered helicopter, you will only have a driver and a guide with you.
Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour Cost From Kathmandu
Flying to ABC from Kathmandu is quite expensive unless you have your own group – there is no option for joining other groups. If you have your own group of 6 people then you can head for ABC Helicopter tour at around USD 4000 for 6. But if you are alone it costs USD 4000 per person.
- Pick up and drop from a hotel,
- Entry fees to Annapurna conservation area
- Helicopter flight to Base Camp and back
- Airport taxes
- All government and local tax
- Services charges
- Oxygen bottle and first aid kit for an emergency
- Breakfast at Annapurna Base Camp
- Meals and drinks in Pokhara/ Kathmandu.
- Visa fees
- International Airfare
- Medical Insurance
- Tipping to guide
Usually, the helicopter tour operates with AS 350 B series chopper which is known for its versatility and agility. They can be trusted for flying in the mountainous regions.
Plus, a team of experienced pilots and guides will accompany you to ensure your safety so that you can freely enjoy nature and its serenity.
If you cannot make the booked trip, inform your travel agency in advance. If informed well in advance, they may be able to refund your booking as per the terms and conditions and available time frame.
Sometimes, the flights may be delayed or canceled due to weather and unforeseeable issues. In such cases, the agency adjusts your bookings and rearranges the schedule.
You will require a copy of your passport, weight detail (to preplan your group’s trips) and 20 to 30 percent of total package money in advance. You can pay the rest of amount before going for the flight.
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