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Balloons Over Vang Vieng

Vang Vieng, Laos
+856 20 96 918 111
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Ballooning in vang vieng DON'T DO IT!

If you are planning to go ballooning over Vang Vieng like I did DON'T. You probably will get ripped... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wvandenboorn
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Vang Vieng, Laos
Ballooning at a can't beat price

This is our first time ballooning as the cost is so prohibitive in Australia. Recommended by others... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tracyaustin777
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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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Vang Vieng, Laos
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are planning to go ballooning over Vang Vieng like I did DON'T. You probably will get ripped off like I and all the other passengers were. We booked our flights through our guesthouses and were told the flight would last 45 minutes. Forget...More

Thank wvandenboorn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our first time ballooning as the cost is so prohibitive in Australia. Recommended by others who have been with this company, we thought we would give it a go. It was easy to book through our hotel and the driver was there to...More

Thank tracyaustin777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The balloon and the view were nice, BUT the sun had hardly started to rise that we started to go down, they made a quick stop to get rid of us, pack in a new load of tourists, and quickly go up again for the...More

Thank 759st_faneb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a sunset tour and really had a great experience. Everything seemed really organized and totally under control. The weather was perfect - which obviously also both makes everything easier for the captain of the balloon + gives everyone on board a better experience....More

Thank Lars H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved my first hot air balloon experience with this company in Vang Vieng, Laos. It was a once in a lifetime experience especially in the cheapest place in the world, it really is unmissable!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first time we tried to do the balloon ride it was rain. We asked if they would fly even though it was supposed to be raining and they said yes. The next morning we were picked up for the tour and a staff member...More

Thank AJICE
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I simply just loved the ride. I did the morning tour at 6am and I‘m glad I did it. Yes you don‘t get safety instructions. But at the other hand what do you expect? Seat belts, oxygen masks. Come on. The basket and the balloon...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 9 January 2018

An experience that we will always remember!! Superb view and so much fun!!We booked a flight in the sunset , around 4 p.m. picked up from Hotel and we enjoyed the whole procedure!! Totally recommend!!!

Thank Apostolos_Marina
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

I had read all of the bad reviews and he good reviews and decided it was worth the risk and I am so incredibly glad I did. One of the most memorable things I’ve done in SE Asia! It was 40 minutes (exactly as advertised),...More

Thank Tayler01
Reviewed 30 December 2017

We always wanted to take a balloon ride, but were usually scared off by the cost. Here in Vang Vieng we took the chance to do it for US$ 90 p.p. Did we regret our decision? Not for one second. Of course, the whole crew...More

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624suchitrar
28 August 2017|
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Response from Jerzy G | Reviewed this property |
Look at baloons over vang vieng on google - you will get websites of travel agents that provide booking services or try booking on arrival with any travel agent - everything depends on the weather...
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624suchitrar
28 August 2017|
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Response from Henry A | Reviewed this property |
In my experience the tour can be booked from the guesthouse/hostel you are staying in Vang Vieng the day before you go (since the ballooning is at sunrise). As far as I know there is just one company that organises it every... More
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itspriyanka
7 August 2017|
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Response from Callum B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There are many agents offering transport to Vang Vieng from Luang Prabang, I cannot remember the exact price that we paid but we are budget travellers and would have ensured the price was reasonable. The minibus was... More
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