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Hot Air Safaris

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Talek Road, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
+254 726 145503
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Up at 4:30 a.m. to catch the sunrise and ride in a balloon over the Masai Mara. We saw very few animals and the balloon was cramped. I would recommend doing a lot of research about the companies before I do this again. We did...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cynthia A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you must get up at 4.30am on the final morning of your holiday then do this! Ballooning over the Masai Mara at 6am as the sun rises must be one of the greatest experiences you'll ever have. Peter the Pilot does it for a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Simon M
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

The guide was extremely professional, ensured everyone was well taken care of and went above and beyond in helping us see animals. Also, the buffet at the end was totally worth it! Champagne, drinks and food with animals within view. Thank you Riz for such...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

I was in Kenya to celebrate my 50th birthday. I have done several balloon rides in the past and my 1st being in Kenya back in 1997. This was the 1st time being over crowded in a 16 passenger balloon. I understand it is high...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TraceyCannon2013
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Having never been in a hot air balloon before our expectations were exceeded! It was truly amazing to see the African plains from the air. You also don’t go too high so you can really see all of the animals below. Our guide Raz (I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank themansells18
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Get up at O’Dark thirty. Pickup at 5AM, flying by 6:15. Wonderful low level balloon ride over the savanna. Hundreds of animals. Very knowledgeable pilot. Afterwards, a champagne breakfast. A must do.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GoesBoom
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

I almost had a heart attack when we were quoted usd 400 per person for the balloon ride & champagne breakfast😄, but it would have been a shame to miss this once in a lifetime experience. It’s a bit of a gamble as to how...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hawking1
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Happy to recommend this company. Very efficient and helpful from first enquiry through to trip. Professional and fun Pilot gave us a superb experience. Great champagne breakfast and all the team were lovely. Our Masai Driver was excellent and even spotted animals on way back...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elashep
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience with this company....a must do when visiting the Mara. Our pilot David was very entertaining and the champagne brekky exceeded our expectations. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank julie b
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Very good & Unique experience to be on the Hot air balloon, had a early morning trip to the take off place, all safety aspects explained by the pilot. The pilot was very courteous & willing to oblige for any photo opportunities'. Highlight was the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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August 22, 2018|
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Response from RizJ | Property representative |
The rates are US$450 per person at the moment. Thank you!
September 14, 2016|
Response from mcw81689 | Reviewed this property |
I know it cost our family $385/pp. We traveled as a group of 6 people and negotiated the price with our safari company.