Hot air ballooning is the best activity to do in Cappadocia. We strongly suggest you join a hot air flight when you come to Cappadocia. We give you the most high-quality service.
Ballooning among the unique views of Cappadocia is one of the activities you have to do once in your life. Balloon flights are held in Cappadocia early in the morning. The reason for this is the fact that the wind speed is the lowest when there are morning hours and the spectacular scenes along with the birth of the sun.
We will pick you up from your hotels and transfer to the ballooning area. After 1-hour flight, we will take you back to your hotels in Cappadocia.
04:30 am – 06:00 am ─ You will be picked up from your hotel in Cappadocia. (We will inform your hotel one day before the flight.) You will be transferred to the departure point of the flight by our luxury touristic vehicles. When you arrive, you can have a light breakfast such as coffee, tea, juice, snacks and etc… Preparation of the balloons takes about 15-20 minutes. When the balloon ready, your flight starts with the getting the basket. You will have one hour in the air. You can watch the beautiful landscape of Cappadocia. For sure, you will take amazing pictures on the air. After the hot air balloon flight, you will have a champagne service for free. , 07:30 am – 08:00 am ─ You will be transferred back to your hotel.
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The standard flight form of Cappadocia is basically made up of baskets of 20 + 1, 24 + 1, 28 + 1 people. Deluxe flights are 90 minutes while standard and comfortable balloon flights take 60 minutes. Balloon flights are an activity all over Turkey and around the world that is preferred by guests who want to give special moments to their loved ones among the clouds in general and related to these subjects.
However, whatever the purpose, you can purchase the standard balloon flight package and you can benefit from this service with high quality and campaign prices. Passenger numbers in the basket are reduced numbers so that our customers can move easily.
Standard balloon flights use 20 + 1, 24 + 1, 28 + 1 person baskets. This flight will have a maximum of 21, 25, 29 people with the pilot. Depending on the number of passengers for standard flights, if we have the chance to fly with small baskets, you can also fly with fewer people in small baskets. It is according to daily reservations and the reservations are changing every second. Because the balloons are full of high demand. Our advice is to make your reservation early. Standard flights in the Cappadocia region are generally made with large baskets. You can buy a package for a standard hot air balloon flight in Cappadocia and taste this unique experience with your loved ones.
Please note that given times are changeable according to your hotel location or weather conditions. According to the wind, rising location can be changed.
Children aged 0-6 are not permitted to fly. Because the flight lasts an hour, children will not be able to fly their children due to dangerous movements that will disrupt the flight in the air, which will disturb the passengers in the vicinity, and sudden winds that may occur during the final landing.
If the flight is canceled due to bad weather conditions, and you have already paid, we will either refund you in full, or we will book you for the following day provided you have the time and we have the availability.
Pregnant women definitely can’t fly. It does not allow agents, company officials and pilots to fly because it is considered dangerous during boarding and landing, and considering the possibility of sudden air changes resulting in hard landings.
You are kindly requested to present your self at the pickup point 15 minutes prior the pre-advised pickup time.
Which hours do the morning flights of the Cappadocia balloon tour held?
There are three types of hot air balloon fligts in Cappadocia. Standard, Deluxe, and Private hot air balloon flights. (Standard: 1 hour, Deluxe: 1.5 hour, Private: 1.5 hour and private basket.)
Does Cappadocia balloon tour take place every season?
Every season of Cappadocia takes place in different colors and beauties. That's why balloon tours are held 12 months of the year when weather conditions are appropriate. For safety, wind speed should not be more than 11 km because of the rainy and stormy weather.
Where can the Cappadocia balloon tour be seen in the region?
Urgup, Goreme, Avanos, such as the entire history of Cappadocia, where you can see a bird's eye view of 4-20 km. Stone houses between the streets, Uçhisar Castle, Kızılırmak stream, Erciyes, a closer convergence of Hasan Mountain, rock-carved churches, pigeons valleys where the nest of pigeons, newly awakened valleys, green gardens, and natural stone-cut Cappadocia's fairy chimneys greets you like.
Is the Cappadocia balloon tour safe?
Cappadocia balloon tour has been held for more than 20 years. The flight teams of the companies are well equipped. Pilots have a hot balloon license from FFA Civil aviation. Balloons are often checked and inspected in accordance with the directive established by the General Directorate of Civil Aviation under the Ministry of Transport and Maritime Affairs. The flight safety checks on the balloons are carried out on controlled flights with the compulsory flight insurance.
What are the prices of balloon tours in Cappadocia?
According to the new regulation, many companies in Cappadocia have a minimum price agreement in cooperation. The average flight time of the packages is almost 1 hour and the prices vary according to the season. As ToursCE, we offer you the lowest price.
How many people can get to the balloons in Cappadocia balloon tour?
The capacities of balloons in Cappadocia balloon tours can be different. One balloon is flying with an average capacity of 10-20 people. If the tour participant is over, another balloon is ventilated.
What should you pay attention to when going to Cappadocia balloon tour?
The moments you'll have when you're in the balloon will be as unique an experience as you can't imagine. Remember to take a camera to immortalize these moments. You will enjoy by seeing yourself in the basket, as well as in the clouds and across Cappadocia.
The early hours of the day are cool in Cappadocia. Especially when the season falls and winter as the cold airwaves will rise a little more. So we recommend that you wear more than a coat of summer or winter. Since the balloons do not have sitting places, we should remind you that you should prefer shoes that will not wear you while you are standing for at least an hour.
What are the companies that organize the balloon tour in Cappadocia?
There are many companies in Cappadocia who organize balloon tours professionally. You can evaluate the hotel suggestions you are staying or you can get information by calling from the contact numbers. We wish you good flights on this unique adventure and say enjoy.
If you want to book a balloon tour and/or get information from each company, you can make request.
Skyway Balloons (Ürgüp)
Atmosfer Balloons (Avanos)
Royal Balloon (Göreme)
Kapadokya Balloons (Göreme)
Anatolian Balloons (Göreme)
Voyager Balloons (Göreme)
Göreme Balloons (Ürgüp)
Ürgüp Balloons (Ürgüp)
Cappadocia Balloon Turca (Avanos)
Sultan Balloons (Uçhisar)
Kaya Balloons (Ürgüp)
What are the parts of the hot air balloon?
Balloons used for the Cappadocia balloon tour consist of three parts. The dome part is the balloon itself and there is also a burning unit and a basket. In the basket part, passengers are transported and the burner part is located on the top of the passengers and is used to inflate the balloon with its strong flames. While the balloon is inflated by the warming of the air inside it, the balloon will be lowered by cooling of it.
What material is the balloon made of and does it burn?
Since the balloon is made of Nomex style fireproof materials, there is no risk of burning.
How is the balloon routed?
The direction of the balloon is determined by the wind. The person using the balloon may decide on the direction of the balloon, albeit some.
How many people can ride a balloon?
10-20 people can ride in a hot air balloon at a time.
How long does the balloon tour last?
The duration of the balloon tour varies according to the type of flight and takes between 1 hour and 1.5 hours.
How high can the balloon tour rise?
You can travel with balloons below 1000 to 1500 feet (900 meters) and you can easily see every detail of Cappadocia from this height.
What happens when the burning unit, called Burner, goes out in the air?
If such a problem is encountered during the flight, the second burner will be activated and if there is a problem, the third burner will be activated. But if all of these possibilities are considered negative, which is very unlikely, the balloon will descend at a parachute speed.
What happens if a bird in the balloon?
The enormous size of the balloons already frightens the birds. With the rigid structure of the balloon, the birds will not be able to damage the balloon. However, even if they are likely to give a hole, balloons can fly.
How long does the balloon inflate or deflate?
Cappadocia hot air balloons are inflated in approximately 15 minutes and deflated in the same period.
Is the balloon landing in the same place, the beginning place?
The direction of the balloon is determined by the wind rather than by the human being. For this reason, the master person inside the balloon is landing at the appropriate descent points where the balloon can land.
In which region is Cappadocia balloon tour, what is our route?
Cappadocia balloon tours do not have a single route. Generally, these routes may vary depending on the weather. In general, however, there are trips between Avanos and Goreme.
When is the ideal time for a balloon tour?
In Cappadocia, you can take a tour with air balloon in every season of the year. However, in April, May, October, November and January, you can make flights more comfortable and enjoy.
Why are morning hours preferred for flights?
These hours are both coldest and quietest. In order for the landing to be smooth and the balloon to rise to the desired level easily, morning hours are determined as the most suitable time for the flight. In addition, you can catch an amazing view of the morning sunrise by flying in the early morning hours.
What should be brought for balloon tour and what should be worn?
Where can the Cappadocia balloon tour be seen in the region?
Considering the fact that there are flights in both winter and summer months, this situation varies slightly. However, Jean and flat shoes can be preferred for summer and warm clothing will be suitable for winter. If the landing is in the middle of the land you can get flat-bottomed shoes and a jacket as a measure of descent situations. Do not miss the camera to take pictures of these beautiful moments in the balloon.
Can those who have fear of heights join the balloon flight?
Since it is in motion when the balloon is rising, the wind will not be felt and the movement will not be affected like in the edge of a cliff. So far, many people with the fear of heights experienced this flight in the most comfortable way because of the fear of balloon flight and heights do not have a very close relationship.
Is there an age limit for the flight?
Almost all flights are possible for all individuals aged 6 to 90 years. Individuals with the ability to climb into the basket can easily participate in the flight.
Can pregnant women join the balloon tour?
No pregnant or suspected pregnancy is included in balloon tours.
Who shouldn't fly in the Balloon Tour?
Patients who had surgery in the recent past
Children under 6 years
Those who have no mental balance
Those who have pain in the hips or waist should not fly by balloon.
What will the balloon flight add to me?
A bird's-eye view of all the beauties on earth is not an opportunity for everyone. It is one of the most romantic moments where you will have to fly with the wind, see the world through the eyes of the birds and watch the natural beauties of Cappadocia from the sky.
Here, you can have peaceful moments with your family or you can go on an adventurous journey alone or evaluate your special moments. Balloon tours where special moments are experienced in the most beautiful way, such as celebrating a birthday or offering a marriage, are ready to give you memories you never had. You can see the magnificent view of the fairy chimneys from the land up meters from the ground and you can immortalize them by taking into the frames.
What to wear?
When going to the flight, it is necessary not to wear long-heeled shoes or long dresses, for example, in a manner that presents a danger in the basket. It is best to dress like going to a walk in everyday life considering the weather. Seasonal conditions must also be considered. We recommend that you take your video camera and photo camera. Tall people can take hats with them in order to avoid being exposed to the warmth of the spray fires in the basket.