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Address: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Phone Number: +255 784 308 494
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Description: Float in a hot air balloon over the wonderful scenery and amazing wildlife...
Float in a hot air balloon over the wonderful scenery and amazing wildlife of the famous Serengeti National Park.
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A must do for the whole family

We were amazed how close you can see animals from the air. The pilots are real professionals highly skilled and wity a very good sense of humor that made this 1 hours trip a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Sprimont, Belgium
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Sprimont, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

We were amazed how close you can see animals from the air. The pilots are real professionals highly skilled and wity a very good sense of humor that made this 1 hours trip a wonderful experience that we will never forget. We flew over hippopotamus at maybe 2 - 3 meters altitude ! We saw lions, elephants and many more... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The highlight of our trip to the Serengeti! I wasn't sure about it and am so happy we did it, it was magnificent to see all the scenery and animals from a different perspective, but still so close!! (the ballon can go quite low). Seeing the migration from up there was also very cool. A trip on the hot air... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This was an adventure I almost didn't do after reading some of the reviews on this site, but I am glad my wife decided to surprise me and booked us on this amazing experience. We were collected from our lodge at 4:30am and shuttled to the launch site. After a short safety brief, we were ready to take off. Our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Skilled and talented (and certified by the FAA in America) pilots put us right down into the wildebeast and zebra migration. We've done the balloon trips in Napa and this compare with it very favorably. Some of our party were afraid of heights, and afterward, they said they weren't scared at all. Great breakfast afterward....check out the "loo with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

With the captain on board, a real "ranger" from the air force of Serengeti, guided over the brown strip of the Grumeti river, looking for bathing hypos, grazing elephants, wild cats on a hunt, ending with a perfect landing in the full plain of the Serengeti between the wild animals, finishing with a tailor-made english breakfast under the acacia tree... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I wish this flight could be extended for more time!! Serengeti has very stunning scenery and difficult to find anywhere in the world. It was a great moment for us

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

It was a good experience, and I am glad we did it, but I was expensive and too short. I am not sure we were in the air for 45 min. We didn't see much in terms of wildlife. But the views were nice.

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South Africa, KZN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We did this in June 2014 and was possibly the highlight of our month long trip which we did in our own 4x4. We were collected at our camp site - very very early in the morning. It was great watching the balloon "puff up". Boarding the basket was fun. We had Capt Moses who was absolutely great. We had... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

this was something that has always been on the top of my bucket list!! Was the most amazing thing that i have done. Very expensive, but if you are going to do a balloon trip, this is the place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We booked this as part of our safari experience through our agency & when we arrived (a little late) the night before our balloon ride at the Four Seasons Safari Lodge, a representative from the company was waiting for us & provided the paperwork & gave us our pick up time (4:30 am!). We met our driver at 4:30 am... More 

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Address: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Phone Number: +255 784 308 494
Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Serengeti National Park

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