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Goreme Balloons

Sanayi cad. Koyunyolu Mevkii No:1, Urgup 50400, Turkey
+90 (384) 341 56 62
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Ranked #5 of 34 activities in Urgup
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

The predawn Balloon flight is a never to be missed activity in Goreme, Cappadocia. We have seen many hot air balloons flying over head at our cave motel during the previous mornings with their mesmerizing multi-colour and hissing sound when they fired up the burners as they flew overhead. We were picked from our hotel at about 6 a.m.and transported... More

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Manizales, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

One of the best experiences I have ever had. No one should miss it!! It is totally worth every penny.

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Perth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Pigeons have a special place in the lives of the cave dwellers of the Urgup area. We joined them with a fantastic balloon flight over the rugged eroded hills. We joined 71 other colourful balloons on a crisp morning and felt completely safe all of the time . The flight was over picturesque landscape and vegetation was breathtaking and the... More

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Sackville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Had a perfect morning yesterday with a Göreme Balloon excursion. The whole operation is run smoothly and professionally, from booking to hotel pick up to drop off. The balloon ride itself is both peaceful and spectacular. Our pilot Yasir and copilot Ibrahim were great! Ibrahim was particularly personable. Wish I could so this every morning!

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Perth Wa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

I have always wanted to do hot air ballooning, & I couldn't have picked a better place to do it than Cappadocia!!! And we went with Goreme Balloons, & they were just so professional, & highly experienced!! It was such a picturesque place to do the ballooning!!! I will never forget this experience. Thank you Goreme Balloons, I will tell... More

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Erzurum, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Credit to Bekir Dursun for an incredible trip with Kapadoya/Goreme Balloons. He was funny and charasmatic and knows the air! If I'm ever back, I'll fly with him again! Thanks for the champagne and cherry juice! Chris

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Trenton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

The hot air balloon ride was definitely the highlight of my two week tour of Turkey. The scenery of Cappadocia is spectacular. Our balloon pilot Muhammed was informative and entertaining and his ability to land the balloon on a trailer was mind blowing. It is definitely worth the price and the early pick-up time at the hotel and the wait.... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

A balloon flight over Cappadocia begins with a very early collection by minibus and delivery to the Goreme balloons headquarters, where they provide some breakfast. The take-off field is a wonderful sight with all the balloons in various states of inflation, with burners lighting the pre-dawn sky. The takeoff and initial climb left most of the passengers lost for words.... More

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Belgrade, Serbia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

We take tour with Urgup Baloon's Company. Everything was great: organization, pick up at hotel right on time, welkoming coffee and light breakfast...and than the joy and joy and joy!!! Our pilot Fernandez (!!!) give us on the very start full expiriance: sunrise and sunset, and again, and again! The ride was calm and plesante. During the ride through Love... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

We paid about 100 Euros each for the hot air balloon ride, try to bargain as much as you can to get a better price if you are in a bigger group. We had to get up at the crack of dawn, 4am to be exact and were picked up in a van. We had a food reception first, which... More

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