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As one of the pioneering companies for passenger balloon rides in the Luxor region,we are able to provide you with a unique and unforgettable balloon adventure.With nearly a decade of experience and 36,000 passengers flown in 2007 alone,we proudly...more
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37 Sharia Hamed El Omda | East Bank, Luxor, Egypt
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+20 95 2272960
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 18, 2013

This was the highlight of our trip to Egypt. We were in awe of the beauty of the balloons in the darkness of morning and as the sun was rising and so too was the balloon---we had our breath taken away by the beauty of...More

8  Thank OdiesMommy
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed January 11, 2012

I visited Luxor with my mother and my sister in November of 2011. It was a fantastic trip, despite the incredibly bad and aggressive service of Sindbad. They do their name justice. It took my guide and myself about 2 hours to negotiate with them...More

10  Thank Abey S
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great service from Sindbad, and well looked after by Yusef. Good communication at all points including pick up time. Well organised set up. Amazing views of the Nile and West Bank.All very safe. Recommend.

Thank sherwoodfamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice service and safe operation with knowledgable pilot and crews. Worthwile to make an early morning flight and enjoythe scenery!

Thank Inspire62898530862
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we enjoyed a very nice tour with a very good team. It all was very professional and went smoothly. We even landed where we started! Nice view of the monuments and also the sunrise!

Thank 865robertv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very professional staff, i have really enjoyed the flight with Sindbad. i will do it again on next time and highly recommended

Thank MostafaA1209
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

40min balloon ride over the valley of kings and queens in luxor is an amazing site. Would be better if the trip was a sunrise one rather then after the sunrise but it was still nice. Good friendly staff.

Thank NathAdventures
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Do not use this company if possible. We got up at 3.30 for a supposed dawn flight over the valley of the kings, we were messed about with boat trips to cross the Nile as by road was "too far" kept waiting for security check...More

Thank Linneyboots
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not to pricey and just long enough. Some great views of some of the tombs and Nile and the town. It was a pleasant extra to the trip and if you have time I would add to things to do..

Thank Perry H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We.booked last minute with Hani, and , we where told they only confirm pickup like 12 hours before departure, they called and confirmed for 4:50am next day, pickup was on time, first you go on a small boat with other passengers across the river ,...More

Thank Mauricio B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I thoroughly enjoyed our hot air balloon ride over Luxor with Sindbad Balloons. We booked the balloon flight through our guide, and were very impressed by the logistics and reliability of our experience. The balloon company sent a representative to retrieve us...More

1  Thank ChicagoTravelingNow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went on a balloon ride in Luxor as part of my tour in Egypt. Had to get up extremely early in the morning but God was it worth it. Amazing views of the mountains in the area, the nearby temples and most impressively a...More

1  Thank Joshua C
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Tori H
November 5, 2018|
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Response from SaiGan | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We had taken this as part of a 4 day package with a tour operator and hence must have gotten a discount. Having said that, we found that most places/ tour operators in Egypt we open to negotiations and were willing to... More
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traveljunkie004
September 16, 2018|
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Response from htc78 | Reviewed this property |
No, they calculate weight of total number of passengers and distribute evenly around the balloon.
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Udom S
August 14, 2018|
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Response from EmadR214 |
Please sir, send your email by it you made the reservation and we 'll contact with you
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