1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Dubai
  3. Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve

Dubai: Hot Air Balloon Ride with Camel Ride & Falcon Show

Product ID: 185699
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Enjoy the sunrise from 4000 feet above the ground in a hot air balloon after a morning drive across the red dunes of the Dubai desert.
About this activity
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Mobile ticketing
Duration 4 hours
Starting time 4:00 AM
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English, Arabic

Pickup included

The lobby of your hotel in Dubai

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  • Enjoy spectacular views of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve from a hot air balloon
  • Experience the sunrise from 4000 feet above the ground
  • Watch a falcon show when you land and take photos with the falcon
  • Catch a glimpse of local wildlife like camels and gazelles
  • Savor an Arabic-style buffet breakfast in the desert
Full description
Your hot air balloon adventure begins early in the morning, when you’ll be picked up from your hotel and taken to the Margham Desert for a refreshment and a briefing from the pilot. Next, you’ll be driven over the red sand dunes of the Dubai desert to your take-off location, where you’ll witness the inflation of the hot air balloon on the ground.

After takeoff, you’ll float above the Arabian desert and enjoy the sunrise from 4000 feet above the ground, taking in breathtaking views of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve and native wildlife. Once you’ve landed, you'll be driven back to the Margham desert to freshen up and to see the Falcon Show and to enjoy an Arabic Style buffet breakfast. Finally, be dropped off back at your hotel where your tour will end.
  • Pick up and drop-off from any hotel within central Dubai (does not include Jabel Ali & Bab Al Shams)
  • 40 – 70-minute balloon ride depending on weather and ATC Permission
  • Snacks during flight)
  • Flying experience certificate signed by the pilot
  • Group photo with the pilot after the landing
  • Arabic style buffet breakfast in the desert after the landing
  • Photo with the falcon and falcon show on the ground
  • Camel ride
  • Free WiFi on board the hot air balloon
What’s Not Included
  • A video of the tour (available on request)
  • Private transportation (available on request)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
  • People afraid of heights

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Comfortable clothes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Please be at your pickup location 5 minutes prior to the specified pickup time
• The balloon ride consists of 16-20 passengers
• Car transfers occur in groups unless a private transfer is requested
• Please make sure to pay careful attention to the pilot's instructions
• When travelling with children, please ensure they remain under parental supervision at all times
• Please wear comfortable clothes (e.g. warm clothes during winter) as bags are not permitted on board the balloon
• The maximum weight limit for 1 adult is 120 KG, any passengers above this weight will be charged double
• It's mandatory for all the passengers to submit a copy of ID (e.g. passport/driver's license/government ID)
• All passengers must sign a self-declaration/indemnity form before takeoff

From US$ 330 per person

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Hot Air Balloon

Product ID: 185699