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As we rise to altitudes and drift with the breeze, you will witness quite possibly the best panoramic views of Bagan and its surrounds. One of the most important archaeological sites in Asia and arguably the world, the thousands of temples at Bagan...more
Bagan, Myanmar
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Reviewed yesterday

Having researched about Began, we found it was very popular to do a hot air balloon ride over the historical sites in the area. We booked well in advance through our travel agent. Whilst not the cheapest thing to do, around USD350 per person, it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

I highly recommend to choose this entertainment and this particular company. Experience is invaluable. the View will remain for life. Pilot Nick makes this journey even more intense.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GitanaSersnioviene
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have no other words to describe it! We did the Ballon tour this morning and everything was just great! Good service, nice team, everything was planned just perfectly, felt save all the time. The experience is just one of a kind - I highly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank adrienneadrienne
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend this company because they are responsible, we feel confident to fly because of the high quality pilots they have. All of them experienced, outgoing and nice. In my case because it was our honeymoon, we received flowers from the company as a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank diegogA3030EO
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked Golden Eagle since they were slightly less expensive than the two options, and since they have newer balloons and equipment. Had a great experience, from clear pre-flight communication, professional safety briefing, and a beautiful flight with our pilot Nick telling us about the places...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Floating over the temples of Bagan is an unforgettable experience. Only from the air do you get a real sense of how many temples there are in the plains of Bagan. Watching the sunrise was really beautiful from the air floating gently surrounded by other...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Jane S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really like Golden Eagle. This is the smallest Ballooning company in Bagan and it is more personalized. It has three beautiful, yellow balloons. It offers regular and premium service. Premium service is more expensive. Basket is smaller and more exclusive. We were 8 people...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TravelerTrecker
Bill M, Manager at Golden Eagle Ballooning Myanmar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi TravelerTrecker! Many thanks for your comprehensive 5* review. We're very pleased to know that you had such a great flight with us. We are indeed the smallest of the 3 companies operating rides over Bagan and our Premium service offers less passengers in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You will get picked up from the hotel and transport to the departure place, where you get a small breakfast. After security instructions you can watch the balloon inflat and it's size becomes enmourmos. We really enjoyed the fleet to maximum height of 725 m...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would definitely recommend Golden Eagle for ballooning. The pilot Nick is a very good guide and a very experienced pilot who did an excellent job of making a very nervous passenger feel very safe. The views are amazing and it was definitely worth the early...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank anmckie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing hot air balloon flight over Bagan this morning. The weather was perfect and our pilot, Nick, was funny, professional and told us a lot about what we saw. Beforehand, we really doubted if we would go or not, taking the expenses...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank inesvanzuijlen
Bill M, Manager at Golden Eagle Ballooning Myanmar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi inesvanzuijlen. Thank you for your 5* review. It's great to know that we met and exceeded your expectations with our service! Nick, your pilot, will be very happy to know that he was funny and professional. We also try hard to give our guests...More

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July 20, 2018|
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Response from tinalevyz | Reviewed this property |
No point to book smaller basket. Everyone has their own spot by the side. In my opinion it’s just a show off or something.
Melina E
June 10, 2018|
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Response from KaungSetZaw | Property representative |
Hi Melina, We don't operate in September. We will resume our operation in October. Thanks for your interest!
January 17, 2017|
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Response from Nl85 | Reviewed this property |
Book using an online agent, strangely it is cheaper. I think the one we used was called YTT. Google will help. Sorry for the delay