Would you like to admire the fantastic landscapes of Cappadocia from a bird’s eye view? If the answer is yes, you will have the most incredible experience of your life, sailing over the “fairy chimneys” and admiring the mystical nature from above. You will be amazed by what you see and these impressions will stay with you for many years. Belek Cappadocia Tour with Hot Air Balloon Flight ride will be perfect to add unforgetable life time experience for you on your holiday!
Cappadocia is a fabulous country where you will forget you are on Earth because the local landscapes are more space-like. Magnificent stone sculptures of various shapes and sizes, fascinating valleys, picturesque gorges – all this has been created by nature itself for centuries. That is why Cappadocia, like a magnet, attracts all travelers and dreamers. After all, flying in a hot air balloon ride in Cappadocia from Belek is the dream of many.
Floating in the air, slowly sail past these fantastic beauties, and sometimes it seems to you that you can reach the boletus with your hand, so close that an experienced pilot is guiding your airship. And then you will find yourself much higher. These movements in space create an amazing effect and make your heart beat faster.
Belek Cappadocia Tour with Hot Air Balloon Flight will give you the feeling of a child’s joy and become the highlight of your vacation. Such impressive moments will be remembered for a lifetime.
Belek Cappadocia Tour with Hot Air Balloon Flight price is 250 Euro for per person. ( Transfer is Extra )
Please note that we have ‘no hidden costs’
At the agreed time you will be picked up from your hotel in Belek and taken to Cappadocia. The exact time will be communicated to you one day before the flight. Your flight takes place in the early morning, when vertical air currents are not yet disruptive. A comfortable, air-conditioned bus will bring you to the launch site before sunrise.
Times vary depending on the season. So in summer the flight starts between 05:00 and 06:00 in the morning. A little later in winter. You will be taken to the launch site chosen by the pilots based on wind direction. After the hot air balloon flight, you will receive a ceremonial glass of champagne upon landing and presenting your flight receipts.
After the flight you can visit one of the excursions in Cappadocia or return to Belek.
While preparing the balloon for launch, you will be offered a hearty and delicious breakfast, presented in the form of a buffet of snacks, tea and coffee.
Hot air balloon rides in Cappadocia are strictly regulated. No aircraft may take off without FAO approval. You will only be invited to the balloon once you have received permission to take off. And before you take your seats, experienced pilots will give you a safety briefing. You will be shown what actions need to be taken during takeoff and landing.
After that, the team members will help you climb into the basket and take your places. And only when the pilot is convinced that everything is ready does the smooth upward movement begin.
After the briefing and all the preparatory procedures, the most important part of the event begins. Flight. It starts off so smoothly and unhurriedly that you won’t even notice how the earth stays beneath your feet. You will feel absolutely calm, comfortable and safe.
You will be completely amazed when you see the incredible landscapes from above, which can only be seen here.
An experienced pilot maneuvers safely between rocks and lowers the balloon as low as possible. At that moment you feel like you can touch these fabulous chimneys with your hand. And then you are back at the top.
The hot air balloon can go up to 1000 meters high, but this happens when the direction and strength of the wind allows it.
Hundreds of other balloons, incredibly beautiful and bright, floating in the air near you, also make a real impression. Usually about 150-200 balloons float in the sky at the same time. The first rays of the rising sun paint the rocks in the most unusual, incomparable color. A wave of euphoria will stop you from contemplating these offbeat places. The atmosphere is really fascinating and welcoming.
You are sailing over the fabulous Valley of Love, looking at the highest fortress Uchisar from the top , the mesmerizing fantasy valley will surely catch your attention.
An unimaginable landscape like from Mars looks even more unusual and exotic from a bird’s eye view. Time in the sky passes so quickly that you won’t even believe that you are already gently descending to the ground.
Your balloon flight goes in the direction the wind is blowing, and it does so in a different way each time. That is why the landing site is already organized during the flight, when the pilot radios the movement of the balloon to his team members. And they, in turn, are waiting for you in the right place.
After landing we will take you to the launch site.
There is a wonderful tradition that accompanies every flight. A glass of champagne awaits you upon arrival, as well as the ceremonial part of the event – the presentation of flight certificates. This final ritual will fill your adventure with an even greater experience.
At the end of your flight in Cappadocia in a hot air balloon, a bus will be waiting for you to take you back to Belek. If you feel like it, you can spend an unforgettable day on one of the excursions through the best valleys of Cappadocia.
Belek Cappadocia Hot Air Balloon Ride prices are:
Adult: 250 €
Child: 250 €
The hot air balloon flight lasts 1 hour. The time depends on the wind parameters.
Is ballooning worth it? The landscape of Cappadocia is magical and ballooning is a great experience!
The driving distance between Cappadocia and Belek is 550 km. Driving from Cappadocia to Belek takes about 6 hours.
Cappadocia is located in Central Anatolia, in the heartland of present-day Turkey. The relief consists of a high plateau over 1000m high, pierced by volcanic peaks, the highest being Mount Erciyes (ancient Argaeus) near Kayseri (ancient Caesarea) at 3916m.