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Full-Day Teotihuacan Hot Air Balloon Tour from Mexico City provided by Bamba

Full-Day Teotihuacan Hot Air Balloon Tour from Mexico City

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 03/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Full-Day Teotihuacan Hot Air Balloon Tour from Mexico City
Balloon capacity will be reduced to 30% occupancy. There will be transparent physical dividers on each balloon. A sanitizing tunnel will await travellers. Please remember to bring and wear your face mask at all times. It is mandatory.
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Updated 03/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
On this hot air balloon tour from Mexico City, see the ancient city of Teotihuacan from an angle that visitors rarely experience. After taking in a bird's-eye view of the empty archaeological site at sunrise, celebrate the flight with a glass of Champagne and then explore the ground at your own pace. Round-trip transport from your hotel is included, so you can avoid the stress of navigating on your own.
  • Rare bird's-eye view of ancient Teotihuacan from a hot air balloon
  • Option to explore on the ground with a guide: Pyramids and ruins are unmarked
  • Champagne toast included and breakfast provided on weekends
  • Hassle-free round-trip transport from downtown Mexico City hotels
What to Expect
The day starts with a convenient pickup from your hotel in Mexico City. On arrival at Teotihuacan, climb aboard a hot air balloon and watch the sun rise over the vast expanse of the “City of the Gods.” Snap photos of the pyramids from above, as well as the surrounding mountains, volcanoes, and valleys—a view very rarely seen by visitors. After landing, enjoy a glass of Champagne, and on weekends sit down for a complimentary breakfast. You are then dropped off at the entrance of Teotihuacan (admission not included), where you can explore at your own pace (or with a guide at own cost) before the crowds arrive. Enjoy comfortable transport back to your hotel at the end of the day, avoiding the hassle of navigating congested public transit on you own.
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Important Information
  • Transportation from Mexico City to Teotihuacan and back to Mexico City
  • 45 min - 1 hour Hot Air Balloon Shared Flight (Depending on Weather Conditions
  • Champagne Type Drink (Bubbly Wine) and Certificate
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • Time to spend on your own in Teotihuacan
  • Coffee Break
  • Hotel Pick-Up (excluding AirBnB)
  • Entrance fee to pyramids (70 pesos per person)
  • Guide
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A maximum of 10 people per booking
  • Minimum age is 6 years
  • Due to height, small children will not be able to see out of the basket of the balloon.
  • Tour operator does not provide any photography services on this tour. You may come across photographers at Teotihuacan who will offer to take your photos for a fee. Please keep in mind that these photographers are independent and not affiliated with our company.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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k7vidya wrote a review Dec 2019
London, United Kingdom745 contributions99 helpful votes
Let me first say … I don’t do heights!!! Full stop! However, for some mad reasons I went and booked myself and my husband on this hot air balloon ride. I was so sure that on the day I will chicken out from getting in, but I did it and thoroughly enjoyed it. We were picked up
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Date of experience: January 2019
3 Helpful votes
futcher97 wrote a review Dec 2019
18 contributions5 helpful votes
Best trip to take with no regrets. The balloon ride was incredible with a knowledgable pilot. At the pyramids be ready for guides at the site to try and get you to take a tour, we went on our own. There are only toilets at the Museum so be prepared. There was really no
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Date of experience: December 2019
1 Helpful vote
Gilbert A wrote a review Nov 2019
San Jacinto, California13 contributions11 helpful votes
It's not cheap, but I promise it's worth it. We had such an incredible time, I've never floated like that before. One thing I thought was going to happen was while In the air I thought the driver would be pointing things out and maybe telling us about it, he didn't. It's really
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Gerry L wrote a review Oct 2019
11 contributions1 helpful vote
First let me say the balloon ride itself was great. It was over crowded as you could not move in the basket after they loaded everyone in, but still it was an experience I will not forget. The ride went directly over the sun pyramid and we got some great photos. What they
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Date of experience: October 2019
Denise from New Zealand wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution
My first ever Ballon flight so was super excited. Was easy to book thru TripAdvisor and my experience was with Bamba. My pick up van was on time, driver was friendly and helpful. When we arrived approx 1 hr later we were greeted by friendly check in staff and offered a light
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Date of experience: August 2019
Response from bambaAdventuresTeam, Customer Service Representative at Full-Day Teotihuacan Hot Air Balloon Tour from Mexico City
Responded 3 Sep 2019
Hello! Thank you for your positive comments this would help other travelers to get an idea of how it is to do this awesome tour! It is great for us to hear that you had the chance to learn about the Mexican culture and to taste its flavors, it is awesome to know that our local team is doing such a great job. We hope to hear back from you to help you with your next adventure! We wish you the best! Sincerely, Pedro Ferraez
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