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Balloon Adventures Emirates

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So close, yet so far from the glitz and the glamour of the city. Now only a 30 minute drive from the center of Dubai! (Burj Khalifa) We collect you from your hotel within the urban area of Dubai or a specified meeting point and transfer you to the...more
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Dubai Desert Aerial Tour, Dubai 76888, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family (mom, dad, sister and me) decided to give hot air ballooning a try, and let me tell you, we’re extremely glad we chose these guys to be our first! Extremely well organised and totally worth every penny, considering that they pick you up...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank samyukthaM13
NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi samyukthaM13, Thanks for the great review. We are delighted that you had an unforgettable experience with us and enjoyed the hot air balloon ride. We really appreciate your positive feedback and we will pass on your comment to Captain Richard and Captain Sanjay. Thanks...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Travelling in a hot balloon has always been up there on my wife’s bucket list. It was only right that once we saw this excursion advertised on trip advisor we took advantage and booked especially for our first trip to Dubai. Although a very early...More

Thank mikekaren1974
NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi mikekaren1974, Thanks for the great review. We are happy to hear that you had a wonderful experience. This is one of the best ways to experience the sunrise! We really appreciate your positive feedback and we will pass on your comment to Captain Sanjay....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Let me start with the fact that Captain Sanjay was our Captain - he was superb. We travel four months of the year in retirement. When I worked I traveled for business at least this many nights per year my wife often accompanied me -...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi GrandparentsGoGlobal, Thanks for the great review. You are right, Captain Sanjay is a true balloon enthusiast! We are really glad to hear that you enjoyed your hot air balloon adventure with the falcon. We hope to see you again in the future on one...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This morning we have visited Hot Ait Ballon! It was nice experience! When you’re flying, you see astonishing view! Breakfast, car trip and Ballon were perfect! If you have an opportunity, you must try it! Thanks for this perfect trip!!!More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Vital6800
NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Vital6800, Thanks for the great review. It is great to hear that you had a wonderful experience. We are very glad that you enjoyed the hot air balloon ride. Thanks once again for your recommendation and we hope to see you again soon. Best...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Watching the beautiful sunrise from the hot air ballloon was mind boggling. A truly amazing experience.special shout out to our captain Donatas, Ryan the falcon keeper and Nicci.The experience was out of this world and truly memorable.The ride in the Landrover to the camp was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sorayatimol79
NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sorayatimol79, Thanks for the great review. We are happy to hear that you had a wonderful experience. This is one of the best ways to experience the sunrise! We really appreciate your positive feedback and we will pass on your comment to Captain Donatas,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An excellent experience from beginning till the end! From the minute we were picked up by crew member Nikki, it was 5 star all the way. Capt Hylke was our balloon captain. A stready, calm, knowledgeable and reassuring man - he made the experience for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jane L
NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jane L, Thanks for the great review. We are delighted that you could label this as the highlight of your trip. It is always special when our guests leave such heart-warming comments of their experience. We are extremely proud of our staff and captains,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did this balloon ride in combination with an evening desert safari and overnight sleepover at the camp. It was a great experience from start to finish. John got us from the hotel to the camp, Enrique gave us a great Land Rover tour, the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pti622
NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi pti622, Thanks for the great review. We are delighted that you loved your experience with us. We are extremely proud of our staff and guides, to get such great feedback from you therefor is truly the "greatest gift". Thanks once again for your recommendation...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and i booked a balloon trip on our recent trip to dubai. It was a great experience. The staff were very punctual and professional. We were picked up at the hotel before the sun came up. The flight itself went off without a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rogbathebaron
NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Rogbathebaron, Thanks for the great review. While we aim to provide memorable experiences, bringing a couple closer together is definitely exceeding our expectations. We are so glad that you were able to enjoy and fully appreciate the experience. May we know why we didn't...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked to go on this trip as a teambuilding activity for my team duirng december 2018 We got picked up and were taken in comfortable 4X4 car for a half an hour ride in the desert. When we arrived, the staff wasted no times...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Gina E, Thanks for the great review. We are delighted that you loved your experience with us. We are very glad that you enjoyed the hot air balloon ride. Thank you for taking the chance to try something new and we are overjoyed that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and i enjoyed the ballooning experience in the Desert with Falcon on board, the handler explaining to the passengers everything about the falcon. It was very informative. Our Pilot Capt. Sanjay was Excellent! Very experienced and entertaining. Glad we did ballooningMore

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike K
NeilSoleta, Guest Relations Manager at Balloon Adventures Emirates, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mike K, Thanks for the great review. It is great to hear that you had a wonderful experience. We are very glad that you enjoyed the hot air balloon ride. You are right, Capt. Sanjay is a true balloon enthusiast! We look forward to...More

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snshn3
October 22, 2018|
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I received a reply to an email I sent the tour. The answer is 10:00 to 10:30am return back to hotel, depends on traffic.
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Linda G
September 23, 2018|
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Response from GiuliaF2033 | Property representative |
Hi Linda, Thanks for your message and interest in booking with us. We do operate pick-ups from any Hotel in Dubai, so we can certainly pick you up from the Raintree Hotel in Deira. If you have any other questions, please... More
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nsawyer305
July 12, 2018|
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Response from GiuliaF2033 | Property representative |
Hi Nsawyer, Thanks for your message. We don't operate during summer because of the hot weather conditions. Normal operations will resume on September 7th. We hope you will fly with us next time you are in Dubai!
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