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Sindbad Hot Air Balloons

37 Sharia Hamed El Omda | East Bank, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2272960
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Not a sunrise tour

We had booked a sunrise tour with Sindbad and were confident in our purchase given the positive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic trip.

I was quite pensive before I took my balloon ride in Luxor but it was fantastic and the sight of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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As one of the pioneering companies for passenger balloon rides in the Luxor region,we are able to provide you with a unique and unforgettable balloon adventure.With nearly a decade of experience and 36,000 passengers flown in 2007 alone,we proudly consider ourselves among the very best companies in Egypt and worldwide.I Would you like to make your stay in Luxor amazing, come and experience the joy of flying in one of our hot air balloons.Drifting peacefully over the west Bank of Luxor,where you can see most of the monuments of Thebes.Get your cameras ready and enjoy the unique opportunity to view the magnificent panorama of Luxor town from a unique angle.For an unbeatable view of Luxor and the Nile River, take a flight in a Hot Air Balloon over the West Bank. Enjoy the sites of the West Bank from the air, away from the daytime crowds in the peaceful glow of dawn.Departing from your Luxor hotel or cruise ship you will cross the Nile River to the West Bank before sunrise where your balloon awaits.After a safety briefing and introduction to your ground crew and pilot, you will climb into the balloon's basket and get ready for lift off.As you gently rise into the dawn sky,enjoy the tranquility of the early morning sun rising over the East Bank, illuminating the city and mountains.
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37 Sharia Hamed El Omda | East Bank, Luxor, Egypt
+20 95 2272960

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked a sunrise tour with Sindbad and were confident in our purchase given the positive reviews. The day before they messaged to let us know that they would be picking us up at 5.30AM. This felt late given that sunrise was at 6.20AM....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was quite pensive before I took my balloon ride in Luxor but it was fantastic and the sight of the Nile at dawn was incredible.

Thank DarrenHockey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great experience and the crew and pilot were wonderful. I would highly recommend. The only downside was that we did not float over the Valley of the Kings, which it was advertised to do. Instead we saw Luxor from above.

Thank 722ren_r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just landed!!! Mohamed Moussa was our assistant sales manager. He was awesome preparing us for the hot air balloon ride. We got cleared for the ride through the airport. The ride was epic. The skies were clear. It was a beautiful day and We...More

Thank Renee C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has been on my to do list forever and luxor was the perfect place for it. The spectacular veiw and the beautiful sunrise is totally worth the early morning pick up. The crew was excellent and very punctual. Its a must do in Luxor.

Thank _abhignya2410
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was fab loved every second ,picked up bang on time , very helpful man took care of us , nice boat ride across the Nile , arrived on site watched the balloon being blown up, had a photograph and video if you want to...More

Thank Jan N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an amazing experience done early in the morning. one can see the whole city above from 3000 ft.

1  Thank Mahesh G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Be prepared for early pick up but truly worth it. They were friendly had an excellent time and excellent views.

Thank Stacy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hot air balloon ride over the valley of the kings is fantastic! The views of the Valley, the Nile, over Karnak and Luxor temples are breathtaking.

Thank Silvana A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every morning I would look out my hotel window and see the balloons rising across the Nile-- and I kept thinking, do I have the nerve to try it. To start with I'm in my late 60's and have never done this-- So I checked...More

Thank Greg48
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6 December 2017|
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Response from Greg48 | Reviewed this property |
Yes- always early in the morning- My hotel pick-up was at 4:30 AM. Cost will vary depending on who sells u the ticket and how busy they are that day- If you are flexible at all on days, I would say book it soon after you... More
12 September 2017|
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Response from halschmidt | Reviewed this property |
Many tour companies have dropped Egypt because of the instability. I went with Gate 1 on an Israel tour. I am not sure if the two countries like each other. Good Luck