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Salem Hot Air Balloons Luxor
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Enjoy your hot air balloon flight over Luxor West Bank and the Nile River. The beauty of the early-morning, the sunrising over the Nile river, the mountains, Luxor, the temples, the hidden Valley of the Queens, ... is something you will never forget
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
25 Omar Ibn Abd El Aziz, Luxor 85111, Egypt
+20 100 518 4896
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the most incredible experience taking Salem Hot Air Ballon ride over the Nile and Valley of the Kings. If you want one ethereal experience, go up to see the sunrise in the calm, smooth, hot air balloons piloted by professional people who instill...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank WHB75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect day for ballooning, up early enough to see the sun come up. Mahamed the pilot was very experienced and took us up to 400 metres. Our ride went for 40 minutes so plenty to see. When ready to come down the crew were waiting...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank IanWilkie
Reviewed February 8, 2019

This is happiness. To discover the valley of the kings to the rhythm of the sun is to live an experience out of time. Get up at night and trust, worth it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Domitille_ATN_CTRN
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

First off all the guide was on time for pickup, everything was running smoothly and as planned except the sun didn’t rise that day the sky was cloudy with some fog,but that didn’t stop the experience of being AMAZING!!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mohmed78
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

Hot air balloon ride is by far the most amazing experience ever.. I enjoyed every single second .. Salem Balloon is so professional and the price was so good compared to other service providers..if you are lucky you'll catch the most beautiful sunrise scenes with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hossam E
Reviewed January 31, 2019 via mobile

If you’re debating taking a Baloon ride, DO IT! It’s so peaceful and the perfect way to start your day. And you might as well do it over basically the most amazing sites you’ll ever see in your life. The crew was so professional and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Victoriaandmike
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

This was our first time in hot air balloons and it was great. Very professionally conducted and lot of focus on safety n comfort. Our captain was simply cool and gave us a great ride with information on beautiful Luxor landscapes n attractions. Must do...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nsanje
Reviewed January 4, 2019

The balloon ride was a very professional operation, from the ground crew to the very personable pilot. Overall a great experience. Safety was their highest priority. Our pilot spoke English very well and explained everything we were doing and saw. Ride was very peacceful and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 991berniem
Reviewed January 4, 2019

Hot air balloons trip is definitely one of the highlights from my Egypt trip. To watch all balloons are pumped up on the ground at the same time were unbelievable! The tour starts early but certainly there are no more sleepy eyes left as soon...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mycutetie
Reviewed January 3, 2019

Everything was great about our experience with Salem. Picked up precisely on time from our hotel. Transportation to the site (car+boat+Microbus) went smooth, and the staff were very nice. At the launch-site we had time to visit the bathroom, and then received instructions. The flight...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MadsMol
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Response from 980philr | Reviewed this property |
I spent around $100 US. This included transportation to and from the hotel and a coffee. You will need your passport number for their paperwork. Also, you can take pictures with your cellphone but you cannot use an actual... More