Never been Hot Air Ballooning rides before?? Then it is the time to enjoy this incredible beautiful experience; the clear blue sky, dots of balloons already risen, and an opportunity to do it over the Nile and the gorgeous temples.
For unbeatable views of Luxor's famous temples, take a hot-air balloon flight over the Nile River's west bank. It is an incredible way to see the world’s largest open air museum. Away from the crowds in the peaceful glow of dawn, your sunrise flight over Egypt's ancient monuments promises to be a highlight of your visit.
A Hot Air Balloon ride in the early morning is one of the most breathtaking ways to see Luxor. The sunrise view you'll catch while floating up in the clouds is really worth waking up early, the way the sun hits the magnificent temples and lights up the green of the Nile banks is a sight you will never forget.
Make your stay in Luxor amazing, Drifting peacefully over the west Bank of Luxor, where you can see the fascinating ancient monuments of Thebes. Once in the air, the Karnak Temple Complex and Hatshepsut Temple are clearly visible one to East and the other to West. See the Colossi of Memnon rising from crop fields below before flying above the Ramesseum. Remember to look for the Valley of the Queens resting in the mountains while on your balloon exploration of Luxor.. Your hot-air balloon flight will last approximately 30 to 45 minutes, and you'll be back at your hotel or cruise ship in time for breakfast and morning tour departures.
Following a safety briefing and introduction to your ground crew and pilot, you will rise gently into the still-dark sky. The tranquility and beauty of the early-morning sun rising over the East Bank, illuminating the city of Luxor and surrounding mountains, is something you will never forget.
A support van and your landing crew will follow the flight and will be there to meet your landing and assist with disembarkation. Your hot-air balloon flight will last approximately 30 to 45 minutes, and you'll be back at your hotel or cruise ship in time for breakfast and morning tour departures.
There are a number of balloon companies you can arrange a trip with; they are subject to rigid security regulations. You can ask your travel agent or hotel for more details,it is also possible to organize these trips directly with the balloon companies.