1. France
  2. Ile-de-France
  3. Paris
  4. Château de Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau Hot Air Balloon Ride

Product ID: 120455
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See the magnificent Châteaux de Fontainebleau from the air in a magical hot-air balloon ride. Fly over the French countryside for approximately 1 hour and toast your journey on landing.
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Duration: 3 hours
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  • Float over the castle and village of Fontainebleau
  • Get aerials views of the former hunting ground of the French kings
  • Toast your flight on landing and get a keepsake diploma as a souvenir
Full description
See the beautiful Château de Fontainebleau from the air on a magical 1-hour hot air balloon flight. Get aerial views of the countryside from a unique perspective. Benefit from the services of a bilingual pilot and avail of the commentary in French and English.

Discover the true meaning of nature as enjoyed by Alfred Sisley and other Impressionist artists as you fly above the emerald green forests, where wild boar and deer roam. See the former hunting grounds of the kings of France and look down on the romantic village.

Help to inflate and deflate the balloon and get as traditional "Toast aux Aéronautes" on landing.
  • Meet and greet with your pilot at the Château de Fontainebleau
  • Transfer to the take-off site
  • Pre-flight briefing and balloon inflation
  • Flight of approximately 1 hour
  • Deflation and packing up the balloon on landing
  • Traditional aeronaut's toast and diploma
  • Transfer back to the meeting point with the ground crew
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
Not suitable for
  • Children under 2 years
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meet at the start of Avenue de Maintenon 77300 Fontainebleau. You can park at the entrance of the cobblestone alleyway leading to the CSEM riding school.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • High-heeled shoes
  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Balloon flights are scheduled daily in the morning and evening when the wind is calm, 7 days a week from April to November
• 24 hours before their scheduled flight time all clients must call our pilot on +33 6 86 44 25 93 in order to confirm that the weather conditions are favorable and to confirm their arrival.

From US$ 294.17 per person

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