A flight with a hot air balloon is one of the best things to do, if you wish to create some memories that will never fade.This is becauseyou can spot some breath-taking locations from above, and admire the beauty of the area. Afyon Hot Air Balloon invites you to watch a stunning sunrise, while flying over the beautiful Emre Lake and the nearby valley. Fell the sensational atmosphere, drive your enthusiasm levels high, and admire nature at its finest, with an activity that has everything you need.
As the hot air balloon flights take place during the sunrise, a comfortable vehicle will pick you up from your hotel early in the morning, before the dawn. For your own convenience, transfers from and to your hotel are part of the price, so that you can enjoy the most of this amazing experience.
At the take-off area, professional pilots and instructors provide all necessary instructions for a smooth and safe flight. Feel free to ask anything you might want to know about the flight during the briefing. Then, you can watch them preparing the balloon. As the process is interesting, you may snap some photos during this phase.
When the balloon starts to rise above the ground, get ready to feel an incredible blend of emotions. Better still get ready to witness the ample beauty of nature below. More precisely, the flight in Afyon allows you to observe Emre Lake and its peaceful atmosphere.
The Phrygian valley is also another highlight during the flight, as well as the Phrygian ancient ruins. Take your time to admire the setting, but don’t forget to snap some photos. What makes this flight really special is that, during the sunrise, you can watch the warm colour blends of the sun and the light reflections on the lake.
The flight has an approximate duration of 40 minutes. However, keep in mind that, it is subject to the weather conditions and the direction of the wind. When the flight is over, a small celebration follows. According to the tradition, after each hot air balloon flight, participants must toast a glass of champagne. During this time, you will also get a flight certificate, which is a great souvenir to take back home.
Hot Air Balloon experience finishes by the end of the celebration. The bus will drive you back at your hotel during the morning. Once back, you will be full of great images and incredible emotions.
All Afyon Hotels – Pick up time varies based on the time of sunrise. Pick up time is between 5:30 and 7:00 depending on the season. We will inform you about your exact pickup time, one day before your flight.
Join the Afyon Hot Air Balloon and make your holidays special with a dreamy activity. The balloon flight is the best way to enjoy stunning panoramic views, and to create some special memories with your loved ones. Experience how it feels to be flying with a hot air balloon, get a different perspective of the area, and have some ultra-fun time while on holidays.
Pick up: For the purposes of this experience, a comfortable, modern, and fully air conditioned bus will pick you up from your hotel. The flight takes place during the sunrise. Therefore, pick up is arranged during the early morning hours.
Professional pilots: The flight is conducted by professional pilots that are fully trained and authorised by the Civil Aviation Authority. Before entering the basket, you will receive some important information about your safety during the flight. Feel free to ask anything you need to know during the briefing. After this, you will have the opportunity to watch the pilots preparing the hot air balloon for the flight.
The flight: The flight takes approximately 40 minutes. However, please note that, it is always subject to the weather conditions. During the flight, expect to feel adrenaline boosts, as well as awe when witnessing the sunrise. The warm colours of the sun, as it starts rising in front of your eyes, are definitely an incredible experience. Do not forget to take some photos during this phenomenal sunrise.
Imposing views: Except from experiencing unique emotions during the sunrise, you will also get some of the best views. Afyon Hot Air Balloon experience, takes place over the Phrygian valley, which will be a feast for your eyes. You can also enjoy some incredible views over Emre Lake and fill yourself with images of tranquillity and serenity. The ancient Phrygian ruins are also visible during the flight.
Champagne toast: By the end of the flight, the organisers will throw a small celebration for you. After each flight, the tradition says that, participants must toast and enjoy a glass of champagne. During this time, you will also get a flight certificate. Feel proud of yourself and have some fun with your friends or family during this time.
Return: As the flight takes place during the sunrise, you can expect to be back at your hotel during the morning. After the champagne toast, the bus will drive you back at your place of accommodation full of emotions and unique memories.