East Africa Balloon Safaris
Thinking of booking Africa balloon safaris in East Africa? The East African safari region is blessed with so many great tour destinations. Fiver countries make up East Africa and these include Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya and Tanzania – Zanzibar. DRC Congo could be the sixth country to join the region and community in the future. East Africa is also a great place to carry out hot air balloon safaris from but not all the countries offer such experiences. We offer very affordable East Africa balloon safaris to available destinations at unbeatable prices and costs. We also have a couple of discount packages and hot safari deals available depending on what kind of safari you are booking. We can avail all these offers to you on request or rather incorporate them into your East Africa safari package along with other activities. So do you want to get the most affordable hot air ballooning experience in a comfortable safari setting? Kenya balloon safaris are the best and we advise you consider them more.
Ballooning in East Africa can be carried out from four national parks and these include Murchison Falls National Park in Uganda, Masai Mara National Reserve and Amboseli National Park in Kenya and Serengeti National Park in Tanzania. Uganda used to also have hot air balloon safaris in Queen Elizabeth National Park but operations stopped a few years after. The experience in Murchison Falls National Park is not consistent either leaving Masai Mara National Reserve, Amboseli National Park and Serengeti National Park as the best destinations for carrying out balloon ride safaris in East Africa. The associated price and costs vary depending on a number of factors like the balloon operator used, the months and country among the rest. Balloon rides end with champagne and bush breakfast. We are willing to organize for you very affordable hot air ballooning safaris in East Africa. See some of our packages below or get in touch for a custom tour.
Masai Mara Balloon Safaris
Also referred to as the eighth wonder of the world, Masai Mara National Reserve is a great place for ballooning safaris in Kenya. The Masai Mara ballooning experience is not only unique, but also offer you a breathtaking experience as you fly though Masai Mara National Reserve while sighting herds of big cats, wildebeests and other animals. Ballooning safaris in Masai Mara actually get better when you are carrying out the wildebeest migration. You get to have a clear sight of the Mara River crossings while flying over River Mara. So how much is a hot air balloon ride in Masai Mara? The price and costs range from $410 – $550 per adult and $300 – $350 per child depending on which balloon tour operator that you use and the season you travel in. Some people also wonder if a hot air balloon is scary. Well, it depends on the client.
Riding on top of wildlife would definitely scare you a bit especially when you assume that you can easily land in a no man’s area. Having confidence in your pilot and believing he will land you safely is everything. Please note that balloon rides are not operated on rainy days to ensure safety of clients. When the weather is bad, the ride is postponed to the next day. You could also be wondering whether it’s cold on a balloon ride. Considering the fact that rides are operated in dry weather, it’s unlikely that you’ll feel cold unless the weather gets cold. So you can actually prepare your light clothing for the balloon ride. For clients who plan to spend a lot of days in Masai Mara, adding a hot air ballooning ride offers great diversity to the normal game viewing drives. Consider adding one to your package if you can afford it.
Amboseli Balloon Safaris
Riding on top of wildlife would definitely scare you a bit especially when you assume that you can easily land in a no man’s area. Having confidence in your pilot and believing he will land you safely is everything. Please note that balloon rides are not operated on rainy days to ensure safety of clients. When the weather is bad, the ride is postponed to the next day. You could also be wondering whether it’s cold on a balloon ride. Considering the fact that rides are operated in dry weather, it’s unlikely that you’ll feel cold unless the weather gets cold.
So you can actually prepare your light clothing for the balloon ride. For clients who plan to spend a lot of days in Masai Mara, adding a hot air ballooning ride offers great diversity to the normal game viewing drives. Consider adding one to your package if you can afford it.
It can be a perfect fit for honeymooners and clients who like adventure. The balloon ride takes approximately 80 minutes in total including a champagne bush breakfast at the end. Sounds awesome right? Yes, you actually get to toast to your flight at the end while having a nice breakfast in an African wild setting. In the morning of your ride, you get to rise up the clouds so as to get the best views of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and after drop down to a reasonable level to sight wildlife in the park. Please note that the sight is quite different from the one of Masai Mara National Reserve. The elevation is a bit higher and you’ll need a binoculars to clearly sport wildlife on the ground. Some of the sights you’ll see include Hyenas, Jackals, Zebras and Giraffes among the rest.
Serengeti Balloon Safaris
Searching for affordable Tanzania balloon safaris? Hot air balloon rides are carried out in Serengeti National Park, north of the country. Is the Serengeti balloon ride worth it? It’s more than worth the money and time. Serengeti is also not only the most popular national park in Tanzania, but in the entire the world at large. A hot air balloon Serengeti experience is awesome. You get to fly over the park and have an aerial view of animals wandering around the Savannah plantations. If you travel during the wildebeest migration period, endeavor to book a balloon ride and enjoy watching the natural movie from a bird’s eye view. The Serengeti balloon safaris price and cost falls somewhere from $450 to $500 depending on the company you book with. If you choose to book through us, we shall be happy to extend huge discounts to you. Please note that we also operate ballooning safaris in Kenya – Masai Mara National Reserve & Amboseli National Park.
Our hot air balloon ride Serengeti price is quite affordable compared to other operators. The price actually gets lower when you choose to travel in a group. Our adventure balloon rides are run by Adventures Aloft Balloon Safari Limited, Serengeti Balloon Safaris along with other operators depending on availability and price. We thoroughly check with the operators to ensure their balloons are well serviced and in good shape to avoid any uncertainties. We book balloon activities though them. The ride starts in the morning and ends with champagne and a bush breakfast meal in the wilderness plains of Serengeti National Park. So do you want to book a hot air balloon in Serengeti National Park Tanzania? We are her to bring your dream of riding in a hot air balloon to life with our affordable Tanzania safari packages. Check out some of the tour packages in this website or contact us for a tailor-made option.