There’s no doubt that Cappadocia is one of world’s best locations for hot air ballooning. A sunrise balloon tour over the other worldly landscape of Cappadocia is definitely among the top 5 things to do in Turkey. https://istanbultourstudio.com/tours/cappadocia-balloon-ride
"I was recommended to use Istanbul Tour Studio by our AirBnB host to help organize a hot air balloon trip to Cappadocia. All arrangements were taken care perfectly. The company manager was very easy to deal with and he was able to cater to my needs as requested. Our balloon ride was with Royal Balloon and it was a fantastic experience." Read more on Tripadvisor.
Cappadocia Sunrise Balloon Ride
Gliding over the strange and wonderful volcanic landscape of Cappadocia in a graceful balloon as the sun illuminates the world below you is a truly magical experience. There’s no doubt that Cappadocia is one of world’s best locations for hot air ballooning. A sunrise balloon ride over the other worldly landscape of Cappadocia is definitely among the top 5 things to do in Turkey. Nothing can beat this vivid and colorful experience which is likely to be the highlight of your Turkey trip.
Pickup from the hotel and breakfast: The day starts early in the morning at around 5am. The balloon company shuttle picks you up from your hotel and drives you to their office where you will have a buffet breakfast . Following the breakfast, you'll be transferred to the hot air balloon launch site which is determined daily by professional pilots depending on the wind directions. You’ll get a chance to watch the hot air balloon preparations.
The flight and sunrise over the beautiful Cappadocia valley: Flying over the surreal landscapes of Cappadocia is a fabulous way to see this unparalleled landscape. It’s definitely a once in a lifetime experience. Once up in the air the view and the colours are fantastic. You’ll admire the magical fairy chimneys and valleys as well as rock caves and other formations.
It’s chilly up there: If you are planning to visit Cappadocia between October and June the temperature early in the morning might be a little chilly. Therefore we recommend you take a warm layer.
Champagne and Flight Certificate: The balloon company ground crew will welcome you at the landing venue. The landing is always rewarded with "champagne" and a commemorative Royal Gold medal of your Cappadocia balloon ride. If you want to get more information about things to do and activities in Cappadocia take a look at this useful post about the Fairy Land.
Safe and Professional Balloon Company: Royal Balloon is a very professional and upmarket hot air balloon company operating in Cappadocia since 2010. The company holds ISO 9001:2008 Certificate, ASTA Membership (American Society of Travel Agents – The one and only Turkish Balloon Company), BFA Membership (Balloon Federation of America) and BBAC (British Balloon and Airship Club). With their 7 professional balloon pilots, the company offers approximately 1200 flights/year.