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Sindbad Hot Air Balloons

37 Sharia Hamed El Omda | East Bank, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2272960
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Great fun!

We really enjoyed our hot air balloon ride. The instructions given to us were clear and we felt... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alana M
via mobile
An Experience of A Lifetime

You must, must opt for this if you are planning to visit Egypt and then Luxor. This was our first... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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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 2 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our hot air balloon ride. The instructions given to us were clear and we felt safe and in good hands with our pilot. A wonderful way to see the Valley of the Kings!

Thank Alana M
Reviewed 1 week ago

You must, must opt for this if you are planning to visit Egypt and then Luxor. This was our first balloon ride ever and it was incredible. I had booked it in advance through our tour operator from India itself. Sindbad Balloons will send a...More

Thank Sohom89
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first experience in a hot air balloons and it was amazing. Pilot very friendly and professional. The balloons take off, pass over the agricultural fields and you have a great view of Hatshepsut Temple. The views of Luxor will the sun rises are awesome....More

Thank KarolinaK703
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently had a group of travel agents visit Egypt and we did this Sunrise Hot air balloon ride over Luxor with Sinbad Hot air balloons. It was truly an amazing experience and our pilot and ground crew were second to none. Fun, professional and...More

Thank Estellewilks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our 2nd time using Sindbad for a balloon flight , it was very different from the first , where we drifted over the west bank and seen life from above , This time we didnt travel too far, but was fabulous to be...More

Thank Saldunc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We keep waiting for a long time even though we reached there not that late.At the end we MISS THE SUNRISE!! Very disappointed. Pilot is a very nice person and fly the balloon steadily. But too bad the distance is quite short and just fly...More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Sindbad is the best company for balloons...expert & friendly stuff , follow all safty precautions& cheapest...was a very nice flight with a comfort landing with captain Adel Ali ..than you sindbad

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Took this as an optional item in my tour of Egypt and it was surely a highlight. The team was highly professional and made sure everything was in order. They picked us from our cruise at 4am and made sure we didn't miss sunrise over...More

Thank Zubin G
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Sindbad is rated #1 in Luxor for a reason. Everyone was very peofessional and nice. Our two guides Hani and Mohammad made my friends and i feel very safe. Our pliot hamada was very professional and explained take off and landing. We were lucky enough...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This is one of the things you need to make time for when visiting Luxor, Egypt. Sindbad Hot Air Balloons takes care of everything in a very professional manner. It will start with a representative from the company picking you up at your hotel. You...More

Thank Scott F
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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.