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Atlas Mountains Hot Air Balloon Ride from Marrakech with Berber Breakfast and Desert Camel Experience

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Highlights
  • All-in-one hot air balloon ride, Berber breakfast, and camel ride from Marrakech
  • Ride a balloon, and see the sun rise over the Atlas foothills
  • Talk about your flight over a traditional Berber breakfast in a tent
  • Snacks and post-flight camel ride are included for a well-rounded experience
  • Earn bragging rights with a souvenir flight certificate
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Marrakech for an added convenience
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Overview
If you’re keen to do a hot air balloon ride over the Atlas Mountains while in Marrakech, it seems like a waste not to add the extra touches that will make it a super-memorable experience. With this tour, you get numerous perks, including snacks and coffee as you watch your balloon inflating, plus a post-flight camel ride and Berber-style breakfast that lets you relax and talk about your experience before returning to your hotel.
What to Expect
Begin early with a 4x4 pickup at your Marrakech hotel, and journey to the balloon launch location.
On arrival, refuel with tea, coffee, and pastries, and watch your expert team prepare and inflate your balloon. Then, settle into the sturdy basket for takeoff. Each basket carries up to eight passengers, and there’s ample space to relish the sights as you fly.
Gaze at the desert and admire the sunrise over the craggy valleys and mountains as you float over the Atlas foothills. Touch down and visit a tent to enjoy a Berber-style breakfast of delicacies such as flatbreads, pancakes, fresh fruit, and mint tea.
Receive a souvenir flight certificate, and then take a camel ride around the Palmeraie, the palm oasis skirting Marrakech. Your experience then finishes with a drop-off at your hotel.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just as described. Outstanding. Early ride out. Good pastries, juice, coffee in pre-flight meeting area. Great ride by María, a young and very knowledgeable pilot. Great picture-taking ops. Very good breakfast in a Berber tent after landing. Camel ride was also fun.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank javrua
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ok so the hot air balloon ride was ok... we missed the sunrise because it took too long to take off and was shoved in the basket with 20 other people which have you no room to move around. The views were nice and pilot...More

1  Thank janelleo554
Wafia Q, Responsable commercial at Marrakech By Air, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Janelle, Thank you for your review but unfortunately all the informations that you gave are wrong! If we don't have the license as you said, how can we fly everyday since 2006? we are operating more that 13 years ago with 100% safety records...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Early pick up from hotel in a 4x4 with other people and out towards the hot air balloons about a half hour journey. Coffee and snacks served prior to take off. The balloon ride was amazing, beautiful scenery all around and a smooth landing. Would...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Natsaintsevin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s an early start but well worth it. The views are amazing and the pilots are fun and entertaining, as well as highly professional. Would recommend it to anyone who wants to try something different when visiting Marrakesh, and you are still back at your...More

Thank ChrisMTunbridgeWells
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great experience,once in a lifetime. Tho I Didn’t like that they didn’t even send us an email about time & place of meeting and we had to phone them up !! Also didn’t like that we had to be 6 people in the 4x4 tho...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Glyka86
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Sander V
22 May 2019|
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Response from nedwards81 | Reviewed this property |
I pre booked before the vacation. However I did see this advertised in excursions shops in the main square. I booked the waterfall tour in the square and paid cash for that so I expect you can.
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fuzzyfoal
31 March 2019|
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We emailed in advance & booked that way. Final confirmation was with 24 hours to go, as of course the weather conditions are critical. Payment in cash on the day. Presumably bookings can left until short notice - if they... More
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21 March 2019|
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Response from 486jacquelineb | Reviewed this property |
About 16-20 max. There were 4 compartments, each taking 4 or possibly 5 people.
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