Marrakech: Classic Shared Balloon Flight


Marrakech: Classic Shared Balloon Flight

From US$ 235.87 per person

Take a relaxing flight through the Moroccan sky in a hot air balloon with Ciel d'Afrique. Enjoy breathtaking views of Marrakesh and the beautiful nearby countryside.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Arabic, Spanish, Italian
Pickup included
Be picked up from your accommodation in Marrakech. Pickup times vary depending on the season. Please be ready 10 minutes prior to the arranged time. If you are late and miss your hotel transfer, it will be considered a no-show You will be contacted by SMS and/or email the day before with your exact pickup details. If you do not have a phone or internet access, please contact the activity provider the day before your activity to confirm your pickup.
Wheelchair accessible


  • Feel the breeze in your hair as you soar high above the Palm Grove
  • Take in picturesque views of the striking Moroccan countryside
  • Taste mint tea and fresh baked bread with a local Berber family
  • Enjoy a unique hot-air balloon ride over Marrakech's landscape
  • Feel safe with an experienced pilot and a sturdy hot air balloon
Full description

Discover Morocco from the perspective of a hot air balloon. Embark on this thrilling ride above the Palm Grove of Marrakech and its surrounding landscape to see a bird's eye view of the area. Round off your experience with a cup of fresh mint tea and visit to a local Berber house.

Just one hour away from the legendary Jemaa El Fna Square, fly in a hot-air balloon over the beautiful countryside, seeing the amazing contrast between Morocco’s urban and rural areas. After an early morning pickup from your hotel in Marrakech, sit back and relax on the 45-minute drive out of the city to the balloon launch site. Here, receive a full pre-flight safety briefing and have a chance to watch the launch team prepare the balloon for departure. Once in the air, cover a distance between 9 and 15 miles (15 to 25 kilometers), depending on the wind speed, taking you over a local village and the picturesque surrounding areas. The flight will last one hour, and after a gradual descent back to land, head to a local village for mint tea and home-baked bread in a local Berber household. Following tea and bread, head back to Marrakech.

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • One-hour hot air balloon flight
  • Tea at local Berber house
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 4 years

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Oversize luggage
    • Smoking
    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • This is a shared flight with other tour guests
    • This flight is not suitable for children under 4 years old
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 583 reviews

    Review summary

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    • Value for money
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    Fabulous trip from start to finish. Flight was smooth and the pilot professional and reassuring. The view was stunning and the landing expertly executed. Great to know it was fully insured and a qualified licences pilot was in charge. On return we were given a lovely breakfast. Well worth the price. Highly recommended.

    March 2, 2023

    Wonderful hospitality. Excellent experience over the desert to watch the sunrise from behind the Atlas mountains. Only complaint I have is that I wish we had been informed of the size of our party so that we could have been in a balloon with a smaller basket so that we could have risen to a higher altitude than ours.

    February 10, 2023

    We are very happy with our experience and our driver Hamada who picked us up from our hotel. He was very helpful and answered all questions we had. I went there with my mum and grandparents. The men who worked with he balloon helped my grandparents get in and out of the balloon basket by lifting them up. I truly recommend it!

    January 22, 2023

    Product ID: 11596