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Sindbad Hot Air Balloons

37 Sharia Hamed El Omda | East Bank, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2272960
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It was fab loved every second ,picked up bang on time , very helpful man took care of us , nice... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jan N
via mobile

This was an amazing experience done early in the morning. one can see the whole city above from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mahesh G
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As one of the pioneering companies for passenger balloon rides in the Luxor region,we are able to provide you with a unique and unforgettable balloon adventure.With nearly a decade of experience and 36,000 passengers flown in 2007 alone,we proudly consider ourselves among the very best companies in Egypt and worldwide.I Would you like to make your stay in Luxor amazing, come and experience the joy of flying in one of our hot air balloons.Drifting peacefully over the west Bank of Luxor,where you can see most of the monuments of Thebes.Get your cameras ready and enjoy the unique opportunity to view the magnificent panorama of Luxor town from a unique angle.For an unbeatable view of Luxor and the Nile River, take a flight in a Hot Air Balloon over the West Bank. Enjoy the sites of the West Bank from the air, away from the daytime crowds in the peaceful glow of dawn.Departing from your Luxor hotel or cruise ship you will cross the Nile River to the West Bank before sunrise where your balloon awaits.After a safety briefing and introduction to your ground crew and pilot, you will climb into the balloon's basket and get ready for lift off.As you gently rise into the dawn sky,enjoy the tranquility of the early morning sun rising over the East Bank, illuminating the city and mountains.
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37 Sharia Hamed El Omda | East Bank, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2272960

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was fab loved every second ,picked up bang on time , very helpful man took care of us , nice boat ride across the Nile , arrived on site watched the balloon being blown up, had a photograph and video if you want to...More

Thank Jan N
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an amazing experience done early in the morning. one can see the whole city above from 3000 ft.

1  Thank Mahesh G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Be prepared for early pick up but truly worth it. They were friendly had an excellent time and excellent views.

Thank Stacy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hot air balloon ride over the valley of the kings is fantastic! The views of the Valley, the Nile, over Karnak and Luxor temples are breathtaking.

Thank Silvana A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every morning I would look out my hotel window and see the balloons rising across the Nile-- and I kept thinking, do I have the nerve to try it. To start with I'm in my late 60's and have never done this-- So I checked...More

Thank Greg48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good focus on safety. Good information befor take of. I felt really taken good care of. Ca. 40-50 min. in the air.

Thank Hilde U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took my parents to Egypt, to Luxor for first time. My husband and his family organised the flight with this company. When I saw how my parents were scared when they saw what they should do next I thought we will never get them...More

Thank Stanislava O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At $115 US Sindbad is much cheaper than the other ballooning we have done. Staff were professional and the views great. The baskets are big - there were 26 people in the 4 customer sections of the basket. The sections with 7 rather than 6...More

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great morning. Our pilot Khaled was like a Magicians when he flew us over the valley. He really worked to get us all to see as much as possible and turned around the balloon so we all could get good pictures. Well...More

Thank aboman68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first time that someone else tell me about the hot air ballon I was scared; nevertheless, I was missing something completely good!! To be honest Sindbad was an amazing company for this trip! The views were amazing and the captain was a capable guy...More

Thank Dany A
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13 September 2017|
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Response from halschmidt | Reviewed this property |
Many tour companies have dropped Egypt because of the instability. I went with Gate 1 on an Israel tour. I am not sure if the two countries like each other. Good Luck
Jemmy B
19 August 2017|
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Response from Ianb1109 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jemmy B, I'm not sure on the cost for a single person but it was about £100 for my wife and I. This was our third time with Sindbad and have always felt safe with them, we have had a good safety brief each time and the... More
Usama M
27 May 2017|
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Response from Ianb1109 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the price does vary depending on where you book and what time of year it appears to vary between about 700LE to 1100LE per person, it might pay to try various places before deciding on a trip.