10 Incredible Hot Air Balloon Rides Around the World

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If one of your dreams is to visit beautiful places around the world floating in the clouds onboard a Hot Air balloon, this article is made for you.

We suggest 10 extraordinary places in the world where you can live  this experience and the best hot air balloon rides in the world

1) Cappadocia – Turkey

one of the most famous balloon rides in the world is located in Cappadocia,

outside the city of Goreme in south-central Turkey, on the rock formations of Cappadocia’s fairy chimneys.

It is an experience to take your breath away!

Best Hot Air Balloon Rides jpeg
Best Hot Air Balloon Rides jpeg

2) Spain – Segovia /Ribera Sacra/Toledo/Madrid

the flight will be a lifetime experience, discovering the unexpected landscape, guided by the morning breeze, very high up.

Aerotours with his balloon flights give you the opportunity of enjoying the landscape from a different perspective,

thanks to the comfort of the best balloons of the world in the hands of the most experienced pilots.

The destinations you can visit on board a hot air balloon in Spain are many, among these, we recommend Aranjuez, Ribeira Sacra, Segovia, Madrid .

The view from the hot air balloon of the city of Segovia surrounded by the walls and its monuments,

the view of the Sierra de Guadarrama in the background makes this destination one of the best in balloon flight.

Segovia has also been declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco and it is considered one of the best destinations in the world for ballooning



Hot air Ballons Segovia
Hot air Ballons Segovia


3)Luxor- Egypt

Hot Air Balloon Over Luxor HOD HOD SOLIMAN balloons is the first and biggest company in Egypt,

over the ancient cities of Luxor and Thebes and the surrounding timeless countryside.

Your stay in Luxor will be amazing and unique for this reason we suggest to try a balloon trip. How can we forget the landscape of the Valley of the Kings of Egypt

seen from the basket of a hot air balloon, at dawn with the light that transforms the desert and the landscape of the Nile river into gold?

This is for sure one of the best Hot Air Balloon Rides in the World !

Hot Air Balloon Over Luxor
Hot Air Balloon Over Luxor

4)Bulgaria -Belogradchik

With Visit Bulgaria you can enjoy a Hot Air Balloon Bungee-Jump Experience

over the Legendary Belogradchik Rocks:

If you are an adrenaline hunter and you like to test your senses it’s an attraction for you ! You can feel truly free and alive!

The experience of jumping from the hot air balloon is done in an incredibly place where you can witness a unique natural phenomenon, that of the Belogradchik rocks.

Hot air ballon bungee jump experience Bulgaria
Hot air ballon bungee jump experience Bulgaria

5)Monument Valley – Utah Southern

Utah’s scenery draws visitors from around the world.

The experience of floating on the stunning red rock landscape of Moab, Utah is something unique.

No place in the world offers such a unique experience ,this is the reason why we offer you this place among the best Hot Air Balloon Rides

Monument Valley Utah
Monument Valley Utah

6)Teotihuacan, Mexico

The ancient Mesoamerican city of Teotihuacan is breathtaking from any perspective,

but you will have a unique memory of it if you can see it from above a hot air balloon in all its magnificence

teotihuacan pyramids and hot air balloon tour
teotihuacan pyramids and hot air balloon tour


There are balloon tours all over Japan, but one place worth remembering is undoubtedly Furano in Hokkaido.

From the top of the sky, you can admire panoramic views of the magnificent Tokachi Mountain Range and Daisetsuzan National Park.

Azumino in Nagano Prefecture is another particularly scenic spot for hot air balloons.

Hot air balloons are the protagonists of the Ojiya Balloon Festival in Niigata, this huge event is held in late February and features fireworks, food stalls,

and an assortment of colorful hot air balloons floating against a snowy backdrop.

Also, don’t miss the sunrise from a hot air balloon just outside Tokyo and while you are in Tokyo, treat yourself to a food tour to discover the flavors and smells of Japanese cuisine !

If you are planning a trip to Japan, an adventure on the island of Kyushu don’t miss the Saga International Balloon Fiesta, in other words ,

the most important Asian balloon festival that takes place every year in October / November on the banks of the Kasegawa River.

The magical balloon flights are an event suitable for the whole family; during the festival, a “Balloon Fantasia” day is dedicated to the display of balloons

with different shapes that can range from huge octopuses to Disney or manga characters.

During the festival, you will be able to board hot air balloons and practical lessons will be given by the balloon pilots

saga international balloon fiesta
Saga international balloon fiesta


8)Tuscany -Italy

Tuscany Ballooning gives you the opportunity to sway in the sky and enjoy the splendid landscape of hilltop villages

between medieval castles and green plains of Chianti in Tuscany with a decidedly romantic vein.

At the end of the flight,  after that you will also be offered a rich Italian breakfast with typical local products from a farm.

Tuscany Italy
Tuscany Italy

9)Bagan, Myanmar

Myanmar has always been a destination that, thanks to its charm and its mysteries, attracts intrepid travelers

The ancient capital of the Burmese empire has truly fascinating scenery with over 3000 temples in its territory.

There is no question that it is one of the most beautiful sites in Southeast Asia in the world where you can experience a flight in a balloon!

Balloons over Bagan has been organizing balloon trips for 20 years.

The plain of Bagan, with its myriads of pagodas, remains one of the most popular tourist destinations

for travelers and allows them to experience its wonders .

original bagan myanmar temple hot air balloon ride
original bagan myanmar temple hot air balloon ride

10)Africa – balloon safari Kilimanjaro

The balloon safari is a unique experience and is on the wish list of every passionate traveler.

One of the best ways to admire the beauty of the African landscape is from above, the balloon flight allows you to capture the view .

If you are planning a trip to Africa, we suggest you try the hot air balloon experience.

Close your eyes and Imagine flying over the endless grasslands of Tanzania,

wildlife in the Serengeti, the Masai Mara, and the remote places of national parks that are impossible to access via safari vehicles.

On the border between Tanzania and Kenya, go”conquering” Kilimanjaro in a balloon, the highest peak in Africa.

A journey within the journey!



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