Hot air balloon flights in Portugal, the best way to discover Portugal from the sky!
Balloon rides in Portugal provide unique opportunities to Discover amazing landscapes from the silence of the sky.
Balloon rides don’t demand any special skills and are accessible to any age. There is little demand on health or physical capabilities.
Enjoy the quietness and serenity while being carried by the wind for the experience of a lifetime!
Hot air balloon flights have a wonderful and unique character that entails a total trust in the wind. The wind determines the balloons direction and ultimate goal.
The skies are silent and the emphasis is on the landscape, the birds and Portugal’s aesthetic impressions which will stay in your mind for many years after.
Balloon flights create an atmosphere of luxury and sophistication and are a perfect way to celebrate
In Portugal private balloon flights can be organized in many locations but for those traveling alone or wanting to join a group flights there are 5 main locations.
1. Evora, Alentejo – flying over the landscape surrounding the historical town of Evora is a magical experience that can be combined with a visit to this amazing Unesco city flights start at 140 Euro per person.
2. Beja, Alentejo – Flights from Beja, Alentejo roughly 2 hours from Lisbon and 1 from the Algarve prices start at 140 Euro per person
3. Braganca – fly from the dramatic castle grounds and view across the Spanish borders Prices start at 180 euro per person
5. Serra Estrela , Fundao Fly above the mountains and snowy peaks of the Serra Estrela starting at 150 euro per person
Private group flights for up to 350 people can be organized in many other locations in Portugal, if you are organizing a group event please read about possibilities or request information using the form below.
Private flights – private flights are available all over Portugal but not close to the main airports.
Some points to consider
Due to air traffic flights have to be at least 50 KM from Lisbon.
Due to air traffic flights have to be at least at least 100 KM from Porto.
The west coast and Algarve tend often to be to windy.
Some areas are to mountainous to ensure safe landings.
Balloon sizes available are from 4 passengers to 24 passengers.
Balloons do not allow direction so a landing site will be chosen depending on wind direction.
During the summer months flights can only be made at dawn.
Balloon flights are only possible under the right weather conditions and can only be confirmed 48 hours prior.
Custom flights from different locations – Custom flights can be arranged for 1 to up to 150 participants with Go Discover Portugal. call us on 00351 918354714 or use the information request form.
Balloon flights are always dependent on wind and weather conditions which can generally not be confirmed until 48 hours prior to the flight.
Book your event with Go Discover Portugal, we do not increase prices and provide support with all aspects of your trip!