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I took up this exciting trip and loved it completely. Was able to catch bird’s eye view of the whole city and its adjacent. The colourful balloons we w...
I really loved looking at the whole city from so far. I never expected that I can enjoy this much when my boyfriend had planned for such an outing. The...
Trip Starting From: Dubai
Trip Location: Dubai
Sunrise from the sky!
There is no better experience than on a Hot air balloon, looking down upon the mesmerizing and beautiful scenics of Dubai. Depending upon your direction, you will get to see the Arabian sun rising behind the Hajar mountains over the desert dunes, while you are 4,000ft in the sky. Keep an eye out for Arabian oryx, gazelles or wandering camels in the sand dunes below.
Embrace for the landing, as balloons land somewhere different every day, due to the wind. Your safety is in the hands of trained professionals, so you just have to hold on and fly. After your landing, get ready to travel through the dunes in vintage Land Rovers of the 1950s, which were the first motorized vehicles introduced to the desert and have been resorted to their former glory.
Arrive at an authentic Heritage camp to enjoy a 5-star breakfast in the heart of the desert. Relax in this beautiful oasis and enjoy a delicious meal, consisting of eggs benedict, shakshuka, salmon, caviar, halloumi cheese, fresh fruit, cold cut platters and more. Explore the authentic camp built out of natural materials like stone, wood and goat hair or sit back and relax in the traditional majlis.
Enjoy a special Romantic flight with your loved one where an amazing Female Violinist will be with you on board to make your flight more romantic with her exceptional violin skills.
Below mentioned itinerary will be followed:
4:00 am-5:00 am: Hotel pick up
5:30 am: Arrival at the flight area and safety briefing
6:00 am: Hot air balloon take off
7:00 am: end of activity and Buffet breakfast
8:30 am-9:30 am: hotel drop off
Note: Children between the age of 5-12 years will be charged as per child fare.
Children above 13 years will be charged as per the adult fare.
Pick-up & Drop-off will be from and to your hotel.
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Rated : 5.0
I took up this exciting trip and loved it completely. Was able to catch bird’s eye view of the whole city and its adjacent. The colourful balloons we went on were super cool and we got double enjoyment.
Rated : 5.0
I really loved looking at the whole city from so far. I never expected that I can enjoy this much when my boyfriend had planned for such an outing. The view of the sand dunes and the cliffs was really great.
Rated : 5.0
The ride was a risky one but it is worth every penny, the safety measures were well taken care of first from the start. A guide will show u vantage points from top, also will operate the balloon. The view was fantastic.
Rated : 5.0
For the fun and thrill you can have on this flight, the cost is not too much. The ballooning crew were extremely friendly and assured us the maximum safety measurements. Really loved the whole experience of flying over the exotic city.
Rated : 5.0
Oh my what an experience Loved it the feeling of floating in the air. It was the best hour of my life. Loved it. The crew and pilot were great, fun and very professional and the hot air balloon ride was breathtaking.
Rated : 5.0
An awesome chilling experience at hot air balloon safari with the bird eye view of the city. The booking process was hassle free and instant confirmation as well.
Rated : 5.0
It was one of the best activity ever. Dubai Desert Conservation Reservation, soaring over the sand dunes, cliffs and barren landscapes of Dubai was just wow.
Rated : 5.0
The flight just started with great excitement and got over with the double of it. I suggest it as a must for everyone!
Rated : 5.0
The views from high above the ground, the cool breezes, the thrill we had and the way the entire flight was arranged was simply awesome!
Rated : 5.0
A truly fun and exciting experience for all of us. We got to see some beautiful balloons in the sky and got to ride them too.
What is the best time for Hot Air Balloon Ride in Dubai?
The balloon flights mostly take off during the months of September and May, having annual variations. Due to changing and unpredictable weather conditions, the hot air balloon ride in Dubai is conducted with slightest variations. They can fly in winter, but the weather should not be worse. The most suitable weather is when there is a blue sky, light winds, and little or no rain. It allows the pilot to handle the balloon flight at ease and make sure it goes along the wind direction. Please remember that the pickup timing may vary throughout the year, because of the daily weather scenario.
How much time will a single ride take?
It takes exactly 1 hour for a single in the balloon flight. Sometimes, the travel time may change from 45 minutes to 1 hr and 30 minutes, depending on the fuel on board, wind speed, air current, and when the pilot finds a suitable landing place. Every time, the landing field will be different and far away from the pickup point. Throughout the ride, one can witness the beautiful landscape of Dubai, including sand dunes, amazing oasis, exotic plant and animal species, and so on. This most adventurous ride is sure to make your overall trip a memorable one.
Will we get a guide for the Hot Air Balloon Ride in Dubai?
Yes. You will be accompanied by a tour guide right from the start and till the end. He is highly-experienced, narrates the intriguing figures and stories of the place in chronological order and gives you unknown facts of Dubai. You can ask hundreds of questions to them and clarify your doubts instantly as they’re extremely friendly and ready to clarify all your queries. Moreover, they also share their own unique experiences like witnessing the unusual weather, most memorable moments, etc. with you. So, don’t forget to ask about their past memories.
How high will we go?
The balloon flights generally maintain at an altitude of at least 1,000 feet. In this ride, it goes up to a height of 4,000 feet from the ground surface, which sounds perfect to view the beautiful sunrise in the morning, diverse landscape, and get aesthetic pleasure. One can feel the adventure of the ride when it’s flying at 1,200 to 3,000 feet high. It guarantees a surreal experience to all, which can’t be replaced by anything. A quick fact is that flights in hot air balloons have been recorded at almost 50,000 feet.
Is there also a charge for kids?
Yes. There will be a separate charge for kids to indulge in this ride. Please note that children who’re between the ages of 5 to 11 years, they will be charged as per child fare. For children above 12 years of age will be considered as adults and charged as per the adult fare. However, the ride is not advisable for children below 5 years of age due to safety purposes. It may persuade them to play or create a fear of height.
What kind of meal will we be provided?
The tourists will be provided with a morning breakfast. After pickup from your hotel, you’ll be headed to the starting point and given a cosy meal to fill your appetite. The famous gourmet breakfast with hand-cut smoked salmon, caviar, cold meats, eggs Benedict, fresh fruit, and many more will give you a balanced diet in the morning and rekindles your body before the ride. Please note that alcohol is not served. The meal is inclusive of the package so that one can exploit all the food unlimitedly and get a sense of immense satisfaction.
Is Hot Air Balloon Ride in Dubai available on weekends?
This most sought-after balloon ride in Dubai is available throughout the year, which includes both weekdays and weekends. But, due to certain extreme weather conditions, the ride may be postponed or cancelled temporarily. The travellers and other adventure-seekers are requested to check with the tour operator whether the ride is open for the day or not and plan their trip accordingly. The most preferred time is from September to May, which gives a suitable weather climate and a pleasant atmosphere to view the wonderful creations of Mother Nature.
Will we get to see any animals while we are in the Hot Air Balloon Ride in Dubai?
Yes, of course. In this diverse landmass of Dubai, one can easily spot an Arabian oryx, gazelles, or camels migrating from one place to another within the desert. Keep your eyes open and your camera ready to get some wild photos. In rare instances, you can also find a desert hedgehog or a caracal lives in the extensive desert and hunts other species for food. Animals in the desert, generally roam around in search of water and food. Since the desert is one of the driest places in the world, it is no wonder that animals need to travel for their survival.
Is there any extra cost for the Falcon Show?
To witness and enjoy the famous Falcon Show, there is no need to pay any extra money. The falcon show is inclusive of the overall package. In this ride, a falconer will be accompanying the crew at the right time. The falcon is set to release from the hot air balloon and displays their furious speed and agility by whooshing above, below and all angles from the balloon. Surprisingly, this is the only place across the globe, where you can see the falcon show from the sky. This enthralling experience is sure to freeze your body for a moment.
What type of vehicle will be provided?
Once the hot air balloon ride is over, you will be taken to the luxury desert Bedouin camp in a vintage 1950’s Land Rover. Once you've landed safely from the balloon flight, you are required to travel through the dunes in a vintage Land Rover. After realizing that it is one of the first motorized vehicles introduced to the desert, it carries a rich historical significance since its inception and restoring the former glory. This joyful ride takes you through the finest places of Dubai and promises an everlasting impression. One needs to go in this vehicle at least once as it gives him a sense of pride.
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