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Namib Sky Balloon Safaris

Sesriem, Namibia
+264 63 683 188
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What an amazing experience

We woke up to a rare cloudy morning in the desert and as we drove to the take up site it was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Just excellent - do it! Even with vertigo!

It really is worth getting up so early and paying the price. You will never forget the experience... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Chur, Switzerland
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Unforgettable and most beautiful experience, a Balloon Safari over the Sossusvlei area is the ultimate treat to yourself. Take off and drift across this magic landscape at Sunrise towards an unknown destination...
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Sesriem, Namibia
+264 63 683 188
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We woke up to a rare cloudy morning in the desert and as we drove to the take up site it was uncertain if we would fly. The decision was made to fly and we were so thankful.The pilot made everyone feel comfortable with what...More

Thank bethoSydney
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

It really is worth getting up so early and paying the price. You will never forget the experience. I have vertigo and was worried I' d crouch on the floor of the basket, but no problem at all! Very safe impression.

1  Thank kaiserschmarrn2015
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We were staying at Little Kulala Lodge for 2 nights and saw the balloons on our first morning. It looked like a wonderful way to view the stunning landscape and the famous dunes of Sossusvlei so we booked it at the last minute for the...More

Thank JetCruiser100
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We left early before sunrise as is usual for any balloon trip. There was little wind so we glided peacefully over a stunning landscape of natural patterns shapes and colors. Superb trip!

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Viewing the sunrise over the red sand dunes of the Namib Desert while drifting on the morning breeze was breathtaking. Ballooning is a fantastic way to view this remote area. We were airborne for just over an hour just absorbing the beauty and vastness of...More

Thank Meg_And_Uwe
Reviewed 24 January 2017

It was an amazing hot air balloon experience. A peaceful trip, informative and great breakfast included. I was a bit disappointed that we did not go over the dunes. If you do want to experience the dunes I recommend the aeroplane trip with Desert Air....More

Thank Robyn C
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Our balloon trip was the last activity before we had to return to reality. The father and son team provided a memorable experience over the spectacular dunes. To cap it off, they provide a big communal breakfast!

1  Thank Susan G
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Absolutely one of the highlights of the trip to Namibia. From the booking process through to the experience itself, everything was painless and could not be improved. Collected before sunset you watch the sunrise from the air, and part of the magic is you don't...More

Thank TravellingQuallie
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This really was a lovely way to take in the amazing landscape. A very well organised and professional team, felt totally safe. The balloon flight was of course special, followed by a fun champagne breakfast feast. The whole experience was a joy.

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It was a great experience flying over the dunes in the early morning with a amazing breakfast in the dunes afterwards. Everyone should do it!

Thank Franzi_S_MUC
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Albanus M
Any Air balloon in SWAKOPMUND?
4 May 2017|
Response from JetCruiser100 | Reviewed this property |
From what we were told by the owner of Namib Sky Balloon Safaris - website namibsky, they are the ONLY operator in the country and that would be from the Sossusvlei area which is at least a 4+ hour drive away from... More
Any SADEC rates for the Hot balloon ? We are Mauritian citizens Regards A.Paquay
14 April 2017|
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Response from Franzi_S_MUC | Reviewed this property |
It was a present therefore I don't know the rate. Best thing is to email them.
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