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Marrakech By Air

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“hot air balloon”(32 reviews)
We had an amazing time! An absolute must do for those visiting Marrakech. The whole trip was managed perfectly and we were so well looked after. The pilot is fantastic and has a great sense of humour! We loved the berber breakfast and camel ride...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Rue Sergent LEVET (Victor Hugo) | Residence BEL AIR N°11 Appt. 5, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
+212 652-129721
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fun but pricey experience compared to many others in the city. Prepare to be confused right up to take off time when experienced well trained pilots take over for drivers and ground crew. Pick up was jumbled but we and the others ultimately got to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank richardwB6931AJ
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I took this experience today for our one year anniversary, a hot air balloon experience has been on my bucket list for as long as I can remember. We were slightly delayed in flight due to light winds but the take off...More

Thank Amckenzie92
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hot air balloon! I was so excited to do this and get out of town for a bit but from the start it was not very organized. I waited in the square for the driver who had a car with the logo on it but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DeganWalters
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our vehicle left Marrakech and proceeded approximately an hour outside of the city in the middle of the desert. Our hot air balloon flight was delayed due to high winds in the area. The group was concerned (with myself being the most anxious for the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 34brendanh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed very much the balloonflight! After the early morning pick up, we had a nice welcome with a lovely breakfast.The flight was really fantastic, with breathtaking views , and with a humoristic,competent pilot. Afterwards we had also a nice berber breakfast in a tent....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LidwineV3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible experience during a visit to Marrakech! Early morning pick up from hotel and taken out to hot air balloon. Refreshments available pre flight. Amazing hot air balloon ride with breathtaking views. Pilot was very comical. Huge Berber breakfast post flight in a Moroccan style...More

1  Thank _miss_renae_8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just thought I'd write that we took off before the other company and landed well after the other company. This tour also includes camel riding. I had a good time. It's pretty expensive though!

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Spencer H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Compared to similar experiences in other countries Marrakech by Air is hugely overpriced with very basic breakfast. I was back in the hotel at 11am and paid 200 euros, was at least expecting a day trip. Driver and staff are friendly but I still wouldn’t...More

Thank Herculesss
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Basically, this amounts to a predawn pickup at your hotel, a comfortable ride to a compound where you have coffee or tea, board a balloon, land, get driven back to the compound, eat in a tent, ride to a place to ride camels, and go...More

2  Thank ct3inmd
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Just go for it , you will experience something can’t be described with words ! They were brilliant . as long as you get there , everything is arranged for ya , the stff are just amazing .

Date of experience: October 2018
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21 May 2018|
Response from Nadz_dS | Reviewed this property |
I booked mine online & just presented the voucher. You can pay your driver on site in cash, though (another couple in our group did it this way). No card machine available so cash only for that option. Personally, I think... More
9 November 2017|
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Response from Leonora1990 | Reviewed this property |
Marrakech By Air is excellent!!! I did everything via email and they could not have been more helpful. Their website: marrakechbyair I reserved 9 months in advance and they continued contact to ensure our plans and we did... More
6 October 2017|
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Response from JulieWoodstock_ON | Reviewed this property |
I don't think it'll be a problem but as the person below wrote, I'd let them know in advance. They help you in and out of the balloon as needed; it may actually be the pothole road that causes you more discomfort. Bear in... More