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Ballooning

Address: Av. Francesc Cambo, 21, Barcelona, Spain
Phone Number: 645 049 641
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$195*
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Ranked #59 of 601 Activities in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Balloon rides, Outdoor Activities, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Ballooning SL is a company based in Barcelona specialized in hot-air...
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Type: Balloon rides, Outdoor Activities, Sightseeing Tours
Owner description: Ballooning SL is a company based in Barcelona specialized in hot-air Balloon flights. Formed by professional pilots (Ballooning won twice the French hot-air balloon national championship and went 4th in the last Hot-air Balloon World championship in Hungary, 2010), we proposed you to discover the magnificent Catalonian countryside from a hot-air balloon with a special service of pick-up and drop-off from Barcelona city centre. Ready to discover the magic of floating in the air up to 3000 feet
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Baigts-De-Bearn, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Our daughters treated us to this trip as a present for our 40th wedding anniversary as it has been something I have wanted to do for ages and what a wonderful present it was. Right from the word go we were made welcome and the service was fantastic. The ride over the Pyrenees was sensational and really quite emotional. Breath-taking... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

If you are going to do ballooning, drifting over Catalonia on a beautiful, clear winter's morning with Benjamin and company is the way to go! Highly recommended!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Nicholas and Benjamin from ballooning Barcelona we definitely will come visit you guys again in future. Great service and great experience. From pick up till up to the sky Nicholas and Benjamin definitely the best. We really enjoy especially after landing they toasting the sandwich for us using the hot air flame 😋 serve with good champagne. Thank you once... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Our tour agent booked this hot air balloon excursion as our last hoorah for our extended Portugal/Spain adventure. Josep picked us (3 women) up at apartment around 6:00 a.m. for the long drive out to the country. We stopped along the way to meet our other passengers, meet our pilot, and connect with the balloon. Another little drive out to... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I don't remember drivers name but super nice guy and he arrived to pick us up right on time. We drove about 40 minutes to small restaurant to get a bite and use facilities prior to heading to launch site. They stop here first to determine what launch site will be used depending on weather. We helped get balloon ready... More 

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Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Tomas, the driver, picked me at the exact time it was scheduled. He was very nice and even gave me hints on my visit to Barcelona. We stopped to have something to eat and to go to the bathroom (there are no facilities where you take the balloon). The group was able to help mounting and dismounting the balloon. We... More 

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Perth
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Just a quick note to thank you very much for today's experience. Tomas and Josep were both very nice and treated our boys especially well and were very funny. The sight when we popped up through the cloud cover into the sunshine to see mountain peaks all around us was nothing short of spectacular. All of us had a wonderful... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

What an incredible experience! Once in a lifetime! The booking process and payment was so easy and smooth. Benjamin was great at answering all my questions and I felt very comfortable booking the private flight. We opted for a pick up direct from our hotel lobby - Joseph was very humorous and made the drive enjoyable for us both! We... More 

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Trinidad
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The booking and payment was smooth. Benjamin answered all my questions and I felt very comfortable booking the package. Nicholas picked us up at Las Ramblas at 6:15am. Then we picked up another group and drove about an hour to our destination. There are no facilities at the destination so if you need to use the bathroom you need to... More 

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Laguna Beach, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We came into Barcelona wanting a little adventure and to see more of the countryside of Barcelona. Ballooning Barcelona was the perfect choice. We had a private balloon with our family of 8. Tomas was our pilot and he expertly took us up and down over several hills, homes and mountains. We were surprised by the fact that when you... More 

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