Sapphire Travels invites you to share a real adventure with us – based on a new experience – a Hot Air Balloon Flight. The balloon flight will be an experience you will remember for the rest of your life.Let us take you on an adventure to discover a new world of sensations and visual pleasures blowing in the wind!!
It consists of a flight of more than an hour, followed by a typical lunch in one of the farmhouses which are characteristic of the area. Finally, passengers receive a Diploma, signed by the pilot, certifying their participation in the flight(may vary from operator to operator).
Typical Day : The activity starts in the early morning with passengers’ pick-up at the meeting point. Then, transfer to the flying take off site. the passengers will have the opportunity to help during the preparation of the balloon. When the balloon is up, we take off for a ride which will last aproximatly 1 hour. The wind is the master of our route over the Catalonian landscapes. The landing marks the end of our ride. The chase crew arrives, then we pack the balloon before coming back in our 4wheel truck to the launchfield. Then, we celebrate the flight with a Cava toast and a surprising special brunch. Passengers will all receive their first flight certificate signed by the pilot.
Essential Information :
Activity Type : Individual / Group
– Flight organization, the ballooning team (pilot+crew member)
– Briefing, preparation and inflation of the balloon.
– Hot air balloon flight of aproximatly 1 hour in duration (2 hours for the ADVENTURE flight, 3 hours for the PYRENEES CROSSING flight).
– Landing, balloon and passengers recovery by the chase crew.
– Delivery of first flight certificates signed by the pilot.
Duration of the activity : Half a day, including 1 hour of flight.
Insurance : We will offer you plans covering Civil Responsibility & Passenger Safety according to European law No 785/2004.
Flying season : in Catalonia, Barcelona, it is possible to fly all year long as the climate is very stable. we recommend to book in advance if your pretend to fly in “high season” during May, June, July, August and September months.
Timings: From 7.00a.m. in summer and from 9.00a.m. in winter
Transfers : Pick up and Drop services available based on locality
Average years of pilots experience : 8 years(may vary)
Area of operation : Vic (Osona – Catalonia)
Flyer Age restrictions : A balloon ride is very safe and accessible to everyone’s age, starting 6 years old.
Rates starting from: 160 Euro /adult
100 Euro /child (6-12)
Book now to avail early bird offers : Call 9999056666 // 9971110010