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Address: Sanayi cad. Koyunyolu Mevkii No:1, Urgup 50400, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 (384) 341 56 62
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One in a life time

Its 29 Jan 2015. The last day of our visit to Cappadocia. A day before its was snow and its almost aweek of no fly dor hot air balloon operators. The morning was cold. We on a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
Zalie H
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Its 29 Jan 2015. The last day of our visit to Cappadocia. A day before its was snow and its almost aweek of no fly dor hot air balloon operators. The morning was cold. We on a shuttle to fly. Its was awesome. Our pilot, Murad, had over 1000 hours of flying hot air balloon. 1 hour ride accross Cappadocia... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I used this balloon operator during my cappadocia visit. FYI, there are many balloon operator in cappadocia, many based in Goreme. I didn't know much about this operator before, since I asked the tour travel company to get me one. It was 120 euro for the balloon ride at that time. I didn't fly on the scheduled day, due to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We were lucky during our time in Goreme ... the weather was just perfect and there were almost 150 balloons flying in the sky which made the overall experience even more exciting and surreal. This is the best way to fully enjoy the fairy landscape in Cappadocia ... you must try once in your life!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

My wife and I booked in ahead for a 20 and under person flight The scheduled morning was cancelled due to wind We managed to get on the next morning thanks to the lady in charge We rearranged our flights to Istanbul just so we could experience this She kindly upgraded us to a smaller basket with bubbles at the... More 

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Castlebar, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The Balloon ride was amazing,what a way to see Cappadocia and its unique landscape.We had perfect conditions for our flight.Picked up from hotel at 5.30.The balloon holds approx 28 people but they put in about 20. Booked it through our Tour Guide.Its expensive but it is probably a once in a lifetime experience.

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We booked a balloon ride through the local correspondent travel agency in Turkey named Honest Travel. It was promised we would ride for one hour and will watch the sun rise! We were excited with the attraction! It started with a late pick up at the hotel and when we arrived at the place we saw several balloons already in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Cappadocia has one of the best natural landscape in the world. viewing from the top always has the best view. Air balloon is a must do activities when you are here. Booked this activities from our tour guide. It supposed to be a sunrise activities, but due bad visibilities it was postponed to sunset.. which is fine with us. The... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Our experienced Pilot, Ibrahim compromised the safety conditions and was sincere to share that we were not able to view certain locations due to the weather forecast. He even shared tips of taking quality selfie pictures. Be prepared for the price and it is definitely a rewarding full hour experience that no one can take it away. The pick up... More 

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I was in Capadocia for two days and was very excited to go for one of the hot air balloon rides. We were scheduled to ride on the first day, but due to high winds, no hot air balloons were available. However, on the day of leaving, we had the pleasure of experiencing sunrise while standing in one of the... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Our pilot, Nebi, was fantastic. He was funny and kept us all entertained throughout the flight. Goreme Balloons is a good company.

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