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Balloon Safaris Ltd.

Wilson Airport, Maasai Mara National Reserve GPO 01000, Kenya
+254 20 6009093
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Very good balloon Safari but expensive

Had booked our Safari from Game viewers adventure limited in Kenya but had not taken this balloon... read more

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Balloon Safari on the Masai Mara Kenya

An excellent company providing first class balloon trips over the Mara. First class pilot Elly who... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The ORIGINAL Hot Air Ballooning Company. Flying over the world famous Maasai Mara game reserve in Kenya since 1976.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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Wilson Airport, Maasai Mara National Reserve GPO 01000, Kenya
+254 20 6009093

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had booked our Safari from Game viewers adventure limited in Kenya but had not taken this balloon ride as it was very expensive $400 per person which is very high compared to other countries Dubai and turkey .

Thank Varun0909
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent company providing first class balloon trips over the Mara. First class pilot Elly who was strict but had a wonderful knowledge of her surroundings and excellent piloting skills, a great sense of humour and a delight to be with. This was truly the...More

Thank newgranny
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While on Safari with Kenya Walking Safaris, my husband & I were told that we absolutely had to do a hot air balloon ride over Maasai Mara. Our driver, John, from Kenya Walking Safaris booked us once we were there. We were initially told that...More

Thank Marloflabbers
Reviewed May 15, 2017

We booked the balloon safari as part of our stay in Masai Mara. it has always been something we wanted to do. I must say...the experience was wonderful. The package is quite expensive but its worth it. You get to see and feel the best...More

Thank MarshaAfrika
Reviewed May 11, 2017

Thought the thought and experience of ballooning is exciting, one can't see much during off season when there are fewer animals. It is good to see the reserve from a height, but gets boring for the next one hour when one can barely recognize animals...More

Thank Yogesh K
Reviewed February 24, 2017

I and my friend booked this as part of our tour. It was our dream and knew that despite how expensive it is, it was soooo worth it. The day was very calm with a little breeze. We were up in the air for a...More

Thank BeePol
Reviewed February 15, 2017

I would recommend Balloon Safaris to anyone who wants to experience not just the Mara but Africa for the true beauty it is.. From seeing the early morning sun rise to coming within inches of lions, hyenas and elephants whilst being in the safety of...More

Thank theodoradsouza98
Reviewed October 23, 2016

This was an expensive side excursion that was offered as part of our safari. My wife is afraid of heights and was extremely apprehensive about going given the expense, but I talked her into it. We had to get up before 4 am and drove...More

1  Thank rockymountainrider
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Having ballonsafari for the second time. First time in 2014. This time was also spectacular. It's a fantastic way to start a day (even when you have to wake up wery erly). Thanks to John for a memorable flight

Thank RGA2013
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Expensive, almost US$500/p (similar in all providers), but we decided to give it a try and were very glad we did it. We chose Balloon Safaris Ltd. because they were the first in the business here, had the most experienced pilots, crews and high quality,...More

Thank GabyVM
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February 24, 2017|
Response from Milton K | Property representative |
Hi John. Mara Sarova is approx. 30min from the launchfield and we do pick up from your Lodge.