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BALLOONING is a company based in Barcelona specialized in hot-air Balloon flights. Formed by professional pilots (Ballooning won many times the French hot-air balloon national championship and is now ranking 7th of the World in Hot air balloon...more
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08003 Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our balloon ride started in the countryside of Sant Vicenc de Torello, with the Pyrenees mountains in the background (with France out of view behind the mountains).Our journey started when we were picked up by minivan outside the Hardrock Cafe in the heart of Barcelona...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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ballooning-bcn, Owner at Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your detailed experience with us and your kind words, we appreciate it ! Have a great day The BALLOONING team

Reviewed 9 January 2019

We left Barcelona around 7:30 and got back around noon. After a brief stop for coffee/pastries we headed to the field. There were eight people total in the balloon and the flight was a little less than an hour long and we landed in a...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

We were not from China and we just look like Asians, the driver kept calling us “China, China” The staff were so inconsiderate, they didn’t ask us to wear warm shoes in the email. The place where we landed was freezingly cold and they needed...More

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ballooning-bcn, Propietario at Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

Dear customer. We are very surprised to read your comment... Our team are professionals, polites and respectfuls with our guests, they are very customer oriented, they also speak several languages such as spanish, french and english so maybe there was a misunderstanding during your communication...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018

Disappointed that our flight was canceled after we woke up super early on vacation and drove an hour outside of Barcelona. They said it was too windy, which is understandable - we knew cancelation was a possibility. It's just a shame they couldn't have figured...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rene C
ballooning-bcn, Propietario at Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

Dear Rene. It's always a difficult decision to cancel a flight. But as you know, this activity is weather dependent, so it can happen. Weather forecast was OK but this is not an exact science... Experimented pilots present on that day decided not to take...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

An unforgettable experience for me and my family. We really enjoyed the ride and spectacular view over Catalunya. It was breathtaking and definitely recommended to family and friends to experience it when in Spain.

Date of experience: June 2018
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ballooning-bcn, Propietario at Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words, and happy to leave you a good remembering of Catalunya countryside.

Reviewed 3 August 2018

Guides were very nice and informative, the weather was so cloudy that we couldn't see anything so they took us twice as high as they usually go. It was great fun, but a lot of work, we had to fold up the balloon after the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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ballooning-bcn, Propietario at Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you Jan for your kind words ... We love flying over the clouds when it is possible, and on that day it was :) Have a great day, The BALLOONING team

Reviewed 11 July 2018

I can not recommend more to do this hot air balloon ride. It is amazing and a wonderful experience. Its our second time and this time we did a two hour ride. Just beautiful and calming experience.More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Craig D
ballooning-bcn, Propietario at Ballooning, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Hi again Craig :) Thank you for your nice commentary... and you are right, the 2-hour balloon experience is amazing... as well as the team :)) Thank you again for choosing us for your 2nd flight, we hope to see you guys one more time...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018

This is definitely a weather permitting activity. We almost did not make it up that morning but fortunately the fog lifted and so did we. The pilot and ground crew were very professional. We were picked up very early and en route they stopped at...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Early start to the day, but the bus ride was well worth the views of Catalonia! The snack and glass of cava at the end were a nice addition.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Katie M
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We had a fantastic ride in the Ballooning Hot-Air Balloon thanks to the wonderful team of Ballooning. From the first phone call to Ballooning, to the pick up by our great driver, all the way to the super cool pilot and his colleague everyone were...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 120nina
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Response from ballooning-bcn | Property representative |
Hello. All our balloon flights include transportation service from and to Barcelona city centre, you will be picked up in Catalonia Square and driven to the flying area, 30-45 mn away from the city. Our flying area are... More
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