HOT AIR BALLOON IN CAPPADOCIA
Cappadocia, without any doubt, is the best place on earth for hot air balloons with its fascinating landscape and climate. Hot air balloon ride costs vary on service quality and are operated all year around and every season has another charm. Experiencing such an amazing aerial nature walk is absolutely a lifetime experience. Hot air balloon adventure starts with the first lights of the day when only you and the Mother Nature is awake! Witnessing the sunrise while watching the preparations is also another spectacular.
Low contour flying in the valleys give you another opportunity to see the whole landscape. Ballooning is a very nice way of spending time with family & kids, celebrate a birthday, propose to your loved one, repeating your vow, a special present to be remembered, a highlight for a successful incentive gathering or even to get married in the basket. You can enjoy this unique landscape with birds eye from the air without an engine!
Ballooning is safe and our partner operators carry full passenger insurance. Ballooning in Cappadocia is suitable for the age groups of 6 to 90. It has been proven by many passengers that low contour flights on the basket do not cause fear of highs. Travel Atelier recommends only the best companies for your convenience and satisfaction. We highly recommend this experience to our guests who make their ways to Cappadocia.
For more information about the flight programs, summer & winter operations and please contact us for reservation requests.
Options & Prices
Travel Atelier works only with the best in the region; Butterfly Balloons; Kapadokya Balloons, and Royal Balloons (in alphabetical order!) All three companies have standard (short) and deluxe (long) flights. With the most experienced pilots in the region, these companies will make sure you have the time of your life in the serene, exceptionally beautiful landscape of Kapadokya. We, as Travel Atelier Team, also have the luxury to fly our passengers with the pilot we specifically request.
Each passenger is to dress according to the temperature. Flat shoes, hat, sunglasses (in short we mean comfortable clothing!) and of course the camera is a must. The event presents many photo opportunities and lifetime memories to cherish.
The pickup and drop-off times are subject to change depending on seasonal and climatic conditions. The flights include transportation to and from the event, light refreshments before and after the flight, a personalized certificate or a silver medal, and of course, the traditional champagne toast upon landing. All three companies have full passenger insurance coverage.
All prices include tax. Pre-booking recommended. Children up to 12 years of age pay 50% of the adult cost.
Cancellations prior to 24 hours are free of charge; cancellations less than 24 hours is subject to full no-show.
All flights take place at dawn. Your pilot will check the weather conditions to select the most appropriate launch site where you will be transported by your driver along with your group in luxury minibusses. At the launch site, you will be guided through a full passenger safety briefing and get to experience the inflation of your balloon. Once you are all in the basket, you will start your exceptional journey gliding through the incredible landscape of Cappadocia while your pilot explains some of the local stories and histories behind the different rock formations. All pilots are extremely knowledgeable and all speak fluent English. Different take-off sites are chosen daily according to the wind direction to have the maximum flight time and the most interesting flight path. After the landing, champagne cocktail toast is held respecting the traditions of ballooning the world over. Please rest assured that this experience will surpass your highest expectations!
Additionally combining this activity with direct flights from Antalya, Ephesus or Istanbul with an overnight at one of the cave hotels and daily private tours on arrival and the adventure the next morning before your flight back to your next or previous destination.
Please ask for Private Balloon Ride for your special events.