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Goreme Balloons

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Address: Sanayi cad. Koyunyolu Mevkii No:1, Urgup 50400, Turkey
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+90 384 341 5662

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A must when in Cappadocia even in winters

It's an amazing experience flying above the charming terrain of Cappadocia. You have to do it when you are here. The flight have to be approved by the Turkish meteorological... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 30, 2016
Frankfurt, Germany
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Frankfurt, Germany
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65 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

It's an amazing experience flying above the charming terrain of Cappadocia. You have to do it when you are here. The flight have to be approved by the Turkish meteorological agency; and we had to wait until 9am till our flight. But, it was completely worth the wait. I was concerned about how will it be in winter, but, the... More 

Thank debnjn
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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146 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

The views were awesome! Truly a once in a lifetime experience hovering over some of the most stunning scenery in the world and watching the sun rise up over Goreme valley. The ride was surprisingly smooth and steady. The takeoff and landing were perfect. The company provided a light breakfast and everything was well organized. I was hesitant to go,... More 

Thank delidog
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

Great service with pick up and light breakfast, also post ride beverage. Pilot made a perfect landing and had superb control.

Thank DivPraEss
Melbourne, Australia
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

This was my third time on a hot air balloon but was by far the best experience! Our captain Sezer was incredible and very knowledgable of the area. The views are breathtaking! The crew are fantastic, very helpful in climbing in and out of the basket. Pick up from hotel in the morning was on time and snacks are provided... More 

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24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Taking a balloon ride in Capadocia is a must do when in Turkey! Actually, a must do in life! A super smooth ride with an incredible view.... Impossible to describe in words! Worth the money and the early wake up (one must go before sunrise).

Thank Juliana P
Istanbul, Turkey
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

It was my third time in Cappadocia, the reason why I went to Cappadocia was to do hot air ballooning with my 5 years old daughter. She and I liked it so much that we did not want it to last! Cappadocia is an amazing landscape but seeing this unique nature from the air during sunrise adds something more. Goreme... More 

Thank ArimaTrav
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

A unique experience! Emir kaptan flies like a boss! Fantastic crew... Breakfast was ok. Champaigne party after landing was fun!

Thank Alican Ö
St. Marys, Georgia
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32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

One of the most unique experiences to date was the hot air balloon over Cappadocia. It is one of the most interesting landscapes you can ever imagine and seeing the valleys and fairy chimneys from the air gives a perspective second to none. Our pilot was Cafer and he was the best and gave us about an hour ride that... More 

Thank Callaway N
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2016

It was an amazing experience having balloon flight with this staff. I am also pilot but I never expected this guys will pay this much attention to the safety, especially the briefing about landing position's importance and asking tourists to pay attention to understand how important it is. It was cool, thanks to them.

Thank Hasan Y
Surat, India
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2016

The Balloon ride in Cappadocia was a once in a lifetime experience!One can have a balloon ride at several places around the globe, buit is a unique expeerience here...Cappadocia is a volcanic regions and the whole area has typical inversed icecream cone shaped formations with huge wholes and caves/ burrows formed in them naturally! The initial snowfall in the region... More 

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