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Best attraction you can do it to with this company with great value to see the most magnificent... read more

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شهزنان ا
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Thing that YOU MUST to do in Luxor

Very beautiful views and experience that you will never forget! Sunrise, river, valley of the Kings... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2018
Mytishchi, Russia
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WE FLY PASSENGERS INTO THE SUNRISE AND OVER LUXOR, THE BIGGEST OPEN-AIR MUSEUM ON THE PLANET.The magic flight starts before dawn when our staff will pick passengers up at their Luxor accommodation ferry them across the Nile by Felucca motorboat and...more
Khaled Ibn El Walid Street | opposite Steigenberger Nile Palace Hotel, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2274060
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Reviewed today via mobile

Best attraction you can do it to with this company with great value to see the most magnificent view sunrise or sunset professional captain Mohamed and great staff

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been on a hot air balloon ride in Turkey, so had something to compare this one to. I don’t know what the issue was, and it seemed the weather and winds were fine, but we barely got over the rooftops and didn’t ever get...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To get into the basket, one must climb up the side and then jump in. To get out, even worse. Climb up interior and then jump (quite a distance) into wet mud (the staff did catch us if we needed catching). All in all, a...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2018

I'll preface this review by saying my balloon ride did get cancelled because of the wind. I booked through a third-party tour company, and they very quickly refunded my money. I completely understand that - for our safety - the balloon ride needed to be...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2018

Very beautiful views and experience that you will never forget! Sunrise, river, valley of the Kings and calm of flow. Just try)

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Reviewed June 5, 2018

I was looking forward to this flight that never happened. The gentleman who did my credit card payment the day prior used the old fashioned way by filling in the credit card slips that went out with the ages. We were picked up early the...More

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MagicBalloons, Director of Sales at Magic Horizon Hot Air Balloons, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

We are the first ones that want that everything goes smoothly and that the flight takes places and again we prefer to be safe than sorry and if the Civil Aviation Authority guys say that the weather is not good enough to fly we can...More

Reviewed May 17, 2018

if you don't mind the masses then this is a nice trip to take as the views are tremendous. Would have been a more enjoyable experience if there had been more silence in the sky. Unfortunately one guest was playing music on their phone and...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Very professional but friendly group. They pick you up early in the morning at your hotel and take you to the launch site on the West Bank. View is spectacular with seeing the entire Nile valley and picking out the temples and monuments besides other...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

We had some initial reservations about doing a hot air balloon ride in Luxor because of the bad press but decided to not let fear rule us and went ahead and booked with Magic Horizon. We are so glad we did. The balloon crew and...More

1  Thank Cassie E
Reviewed May 5, 2018

We booked the early morning balloon trip as a gift/activity on my daughter's 6th birthday. The balloon trip was really well organized from beginning to end. We booked online months ahead of time and then called to organize pickup the day before our scheduled flight....More

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Nancy H
April 9, 2018|
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Response from Michelange M | Reviewed this property |
I booked mine thru my histel and it cost 50 us dollars but i heard some other group payed 85 dollars..
Sumender R
October 23, 2017|
Response from ggold113 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea, but you should be able to get the distance from google maps. We were picked up at our hotel.
Usama M
May 26, 2017|
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Response from HappyJourney1234 | Reviewed this property |
It cost the people on our tour $65 U.S.dollar. Sooooo worth it.