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Balloons over Bagan

Bagan, Myanmar
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Launched in 1999, the family run Balloons over Bagan provides awe-inspiring flights over the ancient temples of Bagan. From our intimate Premium Service 8 passenger balloons with a maximum of 2 people in each compartment for that special occasion, to our 16 passenger balloons ideal for families or larger groups with only 4 in each compartment, all our balloons provide a spacious platform for unrivaled views. We are the only company in the industry with full time, on-site, maintenance engineers and inspectors, reflected in our 18 year safety record, free of accidents or incidents. Our insurance policy placed directly with Lloyds of London, provides the most comprehensive cover in the country, reflecting our integrity and reputation for safety.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Bagan, Myanmar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I pretty much only went to Myanmar to go to Bagan to do this. I've never been in a hot air balloon but when I read that the ride goes over a 1000 temples- I had to check it out. So glad I did- one...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you've put the effort into getting to Bagan even though it is a dilemma to visit due to apparent military events treat yourself to this fantastic experience! As you soar above the ancient temples meditate on the inexplicable reasons leading to Bagan's temple fetish...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

The highlight of Bagan is obviously the temple area but OMG this has got to be the ultimate way to see things. We paid extra for the Premium flight which offers smaller baskets with only 8 persons. Part of the upgrade also includes a lovely...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I bit the bullet and paid for the tickets, we were told it's well worth it by a friend. We loved every minute of the ride! Very friendly pilot, Moses, who also made the ride enjoyable. Highly recommend if you can afford...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

This is the thing to do in Bagan nowadays.....the combination of flying and seeing the temples early morning is amazing. Those Balloons of Bagan people run a smooth, large ballooning operation. From pick-up in an oldtimer bus at our hotel arrival in darkness at the...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

If you come to Bagan, the experience of balloon over Bagan is a MUST! Amazing sightseeing of all the temples and pagodas. It is a bit pricey, but definitely worth it!

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Reviewed April 13, 2018

Flight date 17th March 2018. Arranged through Riviera Holidays as part of the Tour of Myanmar my wife and I took last month. If you want a really early start to your day 4.45am and an experience to follow that is out of this world,...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2018

Trip date was 16/03/18 with pilot Robert. I have done a trip like this before in Kenya across the Masai Mara 25 years ago, but this was the so fantastic my words will not do it justice. (The Best) The trip was organised through Trailfinders...More

Thank Alex S
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Once in your life experience! This balloon ride is expensive but worth every penny, the highlight of our trip to Myanmar!

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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic experience. Special thanks to Gavin and his crew for a day to remember. Very safe, smooth ride and great return to earth. Views were breath taking!!

Thank Martin D
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TrotaAye3
May 6, 2018|
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Response from Andrea D | Property representative |
Hi. yes. the balloon season in Bagan is Oct to mid of April. unfortunately the hot and rainy season is not suitable and safe for ballooning. kind regards your BOB team
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TrotaAye3
April 30, 2018|
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Response from Andrea D | Property representative |
Dear Trota, yes you can pay with credit card. Best visit our website for all information about our flights, season month, availabilities, rates and booking. Kind regards, Your Balloons over Began team.
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Kathleen H
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Response from simon J | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, I am back in Kenya!
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