FAQ

Depends on the type of flight.

TURKEY FLIGHT Lasts approx. 1 hour.

CAPPADOCIA FLIGHT lasts approx.1 hour.

GOREME FLIGHT lasts approx. 1 hour 30 Min.

TAILOR MADE FLIGHT lasts approx. 1 hour 30 min.

You should wear whatever you feel comfortable in. There is really no need to dress up. You should wear the type of clothing that you would expect to wear if you be going for a walk the day of the flight. A light jacket is sometimes comfortable in the fall or early spring.

Unfortunately, We do not allow younger than 6 years old children.They can get a little bit bored and uncomfortable in the same place. Also,they may scared of the burner, as it is noisy and they may start to crying during one-hour flight duration, which may effect the comfort of guests.

You are not permitted to fly with us if you are more than 2 months pregnant.

Depends of the weather conditions we take off before the sunrise.

Our pilots, serving in all stages of hot air ballooning from ground crew to the pilot degree in CappadociaTurkiye since 2005, consist of qualified, talented and experienced instructor pilots. Each pilot has at least 2500 hours of flight experience, and they can speak English well enough to communicate.  

Our staff, on the other hand, has a wide range of operational, tourism and ground service knowledge. By adopting the principle of ‘‘YOU  DESERVE THE BEST’’ Our staff meets the needs and desires of guest in terms of FLIGHT SAFETY.

The hot air balloon is the oldest successful human-carrying flight technology. It is part of a class of aircraft known as balloon aircraft. On November 21, 1783, in Paris, France, the first untethered manned flight was performed by Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier and François Laurent d'Arlandes in a hot air balloon created on December 14, 1782 by the Montgolfier brothers

  • The first hot air balloon registration with TURKISH CAA for Turkish Air Club in 1987. First Commercial hot air balloon flight in Cappadocia was on 1987.

As long as the weather allows, hot air ballon flights can be made during all year. 

Turkiye Balloons meet our guests one hour before the sunrise in order to drive them to have open buffet breakfast in our authentic restaurant. (in GoremeCappadocia). Afterwards, we transfer you to the take off area. While the crew prepares the balloon for take off, you will have the chance to witness how a hot air balloon inflates. 

Once we take off, this thrilling experience lasts approximately one hour. As the wind gives the direction to the balloon, you will travel through the spectacular valleys of Cappadocia and even get so near to volcanic formations.