Cappadocia is one of the places where the most balloon flights take place in the world. The unusual and unique beauty of this province in Turkey is the perfect backdrop to a magical hot air balloon festival. The festival is an exceptional experience and a magical event. From the spectacular hot air balloons to the fabulous hotels carved in the rocks. We would definitely recommend a trip to Cappadocia. Make a holiday of it. (Oh and did I mention that you’ll get the most magical photos for your Instagram account…)
Lounge in a carpet-room with a view.
Read more about this fabulous place in our article about The best of Beautiful Cappadocia – All you need to know for your next trip.
The balloons usually take off early in the morning. So any time from 05H00 to 05H30. Hot air ballooning is an early morning sport and always weather depending.
When you book in a hotel situated in the perfect location, you are already certain of getting fabulous views of the hot air balloons. However, most of the hotels do offer transfers to the popular spots.
Want to get in on some hot air balloon ride fun? Book a balloon ride and make memories for a lifetime. See our article ‘Experience the Magic of a Hot Air Balloon Ride‘.
You can use the links in the above article to book a ride in advance. It is often a better idea to book before you go as it can get pretty busy at certain times of the year and well it can get pricey when you’re there. Our links are from trusted tour operators, so you know you are in safe hands. (Most of them have a cancellation policy in place.)