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LATEST QUESTIONS

Do you have summer sunrise flight from Geneva or Interlaken in June 2017 ?

Sent by Suchita on 27.04.2017

I am sorry, but Interlaken is a "no fly" for balloons. Because of all the mountains around we have no or very few landing areas and Geneva is just too far away.

Is there any hot air ballooning flight from St Moritz?

Sent by Camila on 06.10.2016

Hi Camila I am sorry but we do not fly in or near St. Moritz. Maybe you ask the tourist office for asistance.

Hello, we have 2 tickets for the balloon flight and can't wait for it. As we are traveling by public transport, could you please give us a few suggestions for the places of balloon flights? Which are accessible by train/or bus, please? Thank you!

Sent by Lucia on 09.08.2016

Hi Lucia Please check the meeting points at our new website www.die-ballonfahrer.ch There you find the locations (address and map) we normaly meet. Now it's up to you where you want to fly.

Hello, how many people are allowed for 1 trip?

Sent by Olga on 30.03.2016

Depending on the size of your party we will take more than one balloon. Normaly we fly with 6 to 8 passengers in one balloon.

We are 4 adults We are interested in hot air ballooning, of the Alps, between 7 and 9 March, 2016 We wanted to know which tours do you offer , or route, duration and cost of them. How to do the reservations and what happens if the weather is bad. Where from do you recommend to fly in order to have the best view of the mountains

Sent by SILVANO VLACIC on 14.02.2016

Flying over the Alps is possible, but can NOT be scheduled on a certain date as you plan. Because we have to consider a few very important factors like weatehr on the north and south of the alps and the wind speed and directions we can only see a flight about 2 or 3 days in advance. For this flight you have to plan 1 1/2 days of time (stay over night in Italy before we return) and it wiill cost Euro 2100.- per person. Right now we have our winter break and start flying only at the end of march. You can check out our locations where we fly and our schedule of open flights and available seats here: https://www.die-ballonfahrer.ch/en/locations https://www.die-ballonfahrer.ch/en/info/flights-available Those flights are CHF 390.- per person.

Hi, I will be with m y better half is Switz from 18 Sep to 01 Oct. Is it possible that you provide me with a schedule of available flights during this time? Cheers

Sent by Charbel on 10.08.2015

You can see our schedule and available seats here: http://www.ballonreisen.ch/en/flights-available If you find a suitable location, you can order, pay and reserve the seats direct online.

Dear Madam/Sir, We are planning a balloon trip on summer 2015 (June/July). We are having two kids with the age 2 and 6. Is it possible to take our kids along for the Balloon ride? Do we need to pay for them? We thank you in advance for your reply. kind regards, Manu

Sent by Manu Mathew on 08.11.2014

Dear Mathew Children should be 1.20 m tall to be able to look over the basket. I am afraid but your children are to small to participate in a balloon flight. Would be to uncomfortable (you would have to hold them in your arms all the time) and to unsave when we land the balloon! Then YOU have to hold on yourself - and what about the children? Not a good idea, sorry ....

I'm going to be in Switzerland July 23-27 with my girlfriend. We're going to be staying in the Murten/Bern area, but will be able to travel during our stay. We're wanting to do a hot air balloon ride. I checked the upcoming flights posted on the website and there are some during the time we'll be in Switzerland. I'm not very familiar with the geography of Switzerland and a lot of the flight locations do not appear on google maps. Is there a specific balloon flight from July 23-27 that you would recommend reserving that would be somewhat in the vicinity of the Murten/Bern area? We are willing to travel, so please inform of where the nearest flight would be.

Sent by Drew Borders on 10.07.2014

Please go to our new website: http://www.die-ballonfahrer.ch/en/locations and look at all the locations we meet. If you find a flight you would like to book then go to: http://www.ballonreisen.ch/en/balloon-ride-e-ticket and order a Express ticket, pay for it and reserve your seat - all within 5 Minutes :-)

Do you have any balloon rides that go over Marstetten - Castle Zollikofer von Altenklingen near Lake Contance?

Sent by Reidun Zollicoffer on 24.04.2014

I'm sorry but the balloon can not be steered. I can not even promise anything in terms of the wind direction and flying direction. But if you book an exclusive balloon flight then we can take off in the region that you favour.

Can we have balloon flight in fribourg? If yes, where does it start from and what are the timimg and the price for two persons?

Sent by Angana on 02.02.2014

Hi Angana We have very few passengers from the Fribourg area. This is why we only fly a few times a year from there. Best is to check out our website www.ballonreisen.ch and find out when we fly and where. The price is CHF 390.- per person all inclusive.