Do you dream of seeing the earth from a bird’s eye view with Cappadocia Hot Air Balloon Tour? Feel the weightlessness of floating above the fabulous “fairy chimneys” and cosmic landscape of the lands of Cappadocia… Definitely yes!
Hot air balloon rides in Cappadocia remain the most popular tourist destination in the world. Thousands of tourists from all over the world flock here. The fabulous landscape of Cappadocia, volcanic rocks of bizarre shapes and sizes created by nature, incredible canyons and beautiful valleys will make you feel like you are on another planet.
Cappadocia Hot Air Balloon Tour is the dream of every child of all times and peoples. And even as adults, our childhood dreams don’t leave us. The interest and excitement of the balloons remain the same. Let us make your dream come true!
Price List for Hot Air Balloon Tour in Cappadocia 2022:
|Age||Standard Price||Online Price|
|Adult (≥ 13)||165 €||140 €|
|Child (8 — 12)||165 €||140 €|
Cappadocia Hot Air Balloon Tour Days – Times:
Daily – 1 Hour
Balloon flights are conducted early in the morning, before the thermals (vertical air currents) begin. You will be picked up from your hotel before sunrise. The exact time will be communicated to you the day before the flight. The time you will be picked up from your hotel depends on the hour of the morning. It varies from season to year. For example, in winter a transfer will arrive for you around 6:00 am, in summer you will be picked up from your hotel at 4:30-5:00 am.
From your hotel you will get to the launch site. The take-off and landing location depends on the wind direction. The pilot selects a suitable take-off location based on wind direction and speed. But the view of Cappadocia is beautiful from everywhere.
Before your hot air balloon flight in Cappadocia, a delicious Turkish breakfast awaits you to refresh yourself. You will be offered a snack buffet, tea and coffee.
During breakfast you can watch the balloons being prepared for flight.
Then head to the hot air balloon and a licensed pilot will give you a pre-flight briefing. All balloons and pilots have all required FAO certifications. The flight crew will help you to board the basket.
A hot air balloon flight in Cappadocia usually lasts about an hour. The entire process (pre-flight preparation, briefing, assembling the balloon, etc.) takes about 3-4 hours.
Usually 10 to 25 people perform a flight on a balloon. If you want to fly in a hot air balloon in a small group, you can take a private tour with a capacity of up to 3 people in one basket.
After careful guidance, the balloon slowly rises into the air. The takeoff is so smooth that most passengers don’t even notice it.
The entire hot air balloon flight takes place at different altitudes. It depends on the wind. The maximum height to which the balloon rises is 1000 meters. And sometimes the pilot can lower the balloon so low that you feel like you could touch the fabulous rocks of Cappadocia with your hand.
Dozens of other balloons are slowly floating in the air around you. Their number can be over a hundred balls at a time! You will meet the dawn as you sail over fabulous valleys, ancient rock fortresses and fairy chimneys. You can see the beauty of the unique Cappadocian landscape from a bird’s eye view and feel like a hero of a fairy tale. Layered rock quarries and huge stone structures solidified from volcanic rock will leave an indelible mark on you!
Balloons always fly downwind. Therefore, you never know exactly where they will end up. The balloon flight is always accompanied by a car. The balloon pilot remains in contact with the vehicle. After the flight, the balloon and passengers are taken to the launch site by car.
At the end of this incredible Cappadocia hot air balloon tour, you will be greeted with your personal balloon flight certificates. The celebration is accompanied by traditional glasses of champagne.
After the 7:30am to 8:00am celebration, you will be transferred back to your hotel.
Yes. If your hot air balloon flight is cancelled, the next morning flight may be rescheduled. If you don’t have time or don’t want to reschedule your flight, we will give you a full refund if the flight is canceled due to weather conditions.
We recommend you to bring warm clothes as the hot air balloon flight takes place at dawn and the weather in Cappadocia is quite cold in the morning. You also need money for personal expenses. Your flight will be captured on camera and you can purchase memorable photos and videos for a fee.
The cost of a Cappadocia hot air balloon ride includes a transfer from your hotel and back to the hotel, a breakfast consisting of snacks and hot drinks in the form of tea and coffee, the hot air balloon flight itself, a glass of champagne, a personal flight certificate, qualified insurance and a professional pilot.
Children must be at least 8 years old.
Hot air ballooning in Cappadocia takes place in the early morning as ideal weather conditions for ballooning are created at this time. Currently there are no rising air currents. And if you watch the sunrise from the balloon basket, you will have an unforgettable experience.
The cost of a hot air balloon flight in Cappadocia is 140 € for an adult. Children under 8 years old and pregnant women are not allowed to fly.
Yes, hot air ballooning in Cappadocia is possible all year round.
Hot air balloon in Cappadocia rises to a height of 1000 meters. It depends on the direction and speed of the wind.