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France Montgolfieres: Tours & Tickets

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The sun is shining and you would like to take advantage... why not go for a unique experience : a hot air balloon flight. Choose one of our take off sites : - Chenonceaux in the Loire Valley - Fontainebleau in Ile de France - Vézelay or Beaune in...more
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4 B rue des Saussis, 21140 Semur-en-Auxois, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We flew directly over the Chateau de Chenonceau...amazing! The crew are very professional! We had a cloudy morning ride we were kept lower for better visibility. We flew over trees, heard the roosters crow and saw the horses restlessness when the pilot ignited the flame....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Christine T
Reviewed 14 June 2019 via mobile

As a graduation gift, I hosted this family to Fountaine Blue for a hot air balloon excursion. Our pilot Adrian and his wonderful ground crew made the experience pleasurable, put even the nervous at ease and comforting. It was a grand conclusion to a wonderful...More

Thank chaplains
France M, Responsable commercial at France Montgolfieres, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2019

We are very happy to see that you enjoyed your flight with Adrian and the team in Fontainebleau !! Come back soon :)

Reviewed 31 October 2018

Unfortunately, two hot air balloon rides that I booked were canceled due to afternoon breezes, but the company was communicative (in two languages) and easy to work with. I was disappointed, true, but I will try again during my next visit to Bourgogne, and definitely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SROVirginia
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I took the balloon flight around the Loire Valley... I have no words to describe how amazing it was. I knew it would be great but the experience exceed my expectations. For those of you who would love to try it but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank VickyUrien
France M, Responsable relations publiques at France Montgolfieres, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Hello, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are very pleased you enjoyed the flight this much! Maybe we'll see you some other day on board our balloons ;) Kind regards, The French Hot Air Balloon Company

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I flew out of Veselay and it was an absolutely amazing way to see the French country side. We originally booked for an evening flight but it was too windy so we were fortunate enough to get on the next morning. Carlos...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TSBHRN
France M, Responsable relations publiques at France Montgolfieres, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hello, Thank you for sharing your experience ! We will make sure Carlos and his crew read your comment. Mabe we'll see you again on board our baskets if you come back to France! Kind regards, France Montgolfières Team

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Got to experience a hot air balloon flight as a gift for a significant birthday. What an amazing experience! The team is really pleasant and offered us bubbly and cake on landing. We had a lovely view over Chenonceau château at sunrise. Would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CorinneB15
France M, Responsable relations publiques at France Montgolfieres, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Hi there! Thanks so much for your comment. We're really pleased your flight went so well and fulfilled all your expectations! We hope to see you again on board one of our flights! Have a great day, The French Hot-Air Ballooning Company

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

It was a wonderful experience to go high in the sky with the hot air balloon. The people are very warm and welcoming. Definitely recommended!

Thank vincents578
France M, Responsable relations publiques at France Montgolfieres, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hello, Thank you for sharing your experience with us! Maybe we'll see you next time on board of one of our baskets? Kind regards, French Hot Air Balloon Team

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Exhilarating! In the country of our ancestors, my brother and I, along with our spouses, took to the heavens! A first ride for them, it was all we hoped it would be... Very professional. Very beautiful. Very much recommended! Fernando, our pilot, was as reassuring...More

Thank Jocelyne S
France M, Responsable relations publiques at France Montgolfieres, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Hi! Thank you for your great comment. We are very glad that your hot-air balloon flight was all that you hoped for and we will make sure to pass on your impressions to our pilot Fernando! Hope to see you again one day on board...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018

From start to finish the entire experience was amazing. Going up in the balloon and seeing the countryside over Vezelay was the perfect place to view the Burgandy countryside. Carlos our instructor was top notch and a pleasure to experience the ride with. Would recommend...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Austin M
France M, Responsable relations publiques at France Montgolfieres, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Hello, Thank you!! We will most certainly inform Carlos and his team about your unforgettable experience on board our baskets! Hope to see some other time. Kind regards, France Montgolfières Team

Reviewed 7 July 2018

We had a wonderful time with France Montgolfières. Our wonderful pilot Andy was English which made it very easy to understand everything we had to do. (He also spoke very good French.) The journey was a dream -- it's so peaceful up in the air...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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France M, Responsable relations publiques at France Montgolfieres, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hello, Such a nice review, we will certainly pass it on to our team in Forcalquier. We are glad to read you had a wonderful time, especially for your first balloon ride! Hope to see you soon on board our baskets! Kind regards, France Montgolfières...More

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