Ballooning Experience in Marrakech | ½ Day

from 230 195 

from €230 €195 

Adults: 230€ per person, Children under 10 110€. 


This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience! 

  • Activity Level
  • Group Size
    Medium Group

Enjoy this once-in-a-life experience!

Live this unique experience at least once in your life! Treat yourself to this vacation gift! Fly over the desert in the northern part of Marrakech and watch the hot-air balloon being inflated before take-off. Enjoy spectacular views, not only of the snow-capped peaks of the Atlas Mountains, but also of the endless expanses of the Jbilet Desert, creating unforgettable memories of your trip to Morocco.


  • A once-in-a-lifetime experience. Give yourself this gift during your vacation! 
  • Fly over the desert in the northern part of Marrakech. 
  • Watch the balloon being inflated before take-off. 
  • Spectacular views of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains from December to March (weather permitting). 
  •  Automatically get a 30% discount on our camel ride if you book both activities at the same time (we recommend, however, that you book the activity on a different day). 



Glide gently over Marrakech from the sky! Fly over the wide plains of Marrakech and the foothills of the High Atlas. Enjoy an unforgettable panoramic view for almost an hour, with the majestic Atlas Mountains in the background. A unique experience in complete safety, thanks to our top-quality equipment and experienced team. 

Depart early in the morning from your Marrakech hotel/riad. You’ll watch the hot-air balloons being inflated before taking your place for a smooth take-off. The flight lasts around 50 minutes, depending on weather conditions, followed by a 4×4 ride back to the starting point. After landing, enjoy a moment of relaxation with traditional tea and crêpes served in a caïdal tent. 

Accessible to families with children, this experience can be combined with other family activities such as a camel ride, mountain biking or quad biking (on personalized quotation).

What you need to know

  • This activity is available all year round, subject to favorable weather conditions. 
  • Departure very early in the morning (5 a.m. in summer). Be sure to arrange an early breakfast at your hotel/riad.
  • Total duration of the excursion: approx. 4-6 hours, including transfers, flight, return by 4×4, and a local snack with tea. 
  •  50% discount for children under 10. 
  • Once your booking request has been made, your activity will have the status “PENDING”, awaiting confirmation within the next 24 hours. 

What to expect

  • For an even more exclusive experience, opt for the Royal Flight with luxury breakfast on board! 
  • Closed shoes, comfortable clothing, hat, sunscreen and windbreaker (in winter) recommended. 
  • Respect local customs and avoid wearing shorts or skirts. – Check that you have personal all-risks insurance with a repatriation option for your peace of mind. 
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Transfers to and from your hotel/riad in Marrakech. 
  •  Accredited professional English & French speaking pilots. 
  •  4×4 ride after the flight. 
  • Traditional tea and crêpes after the balloon flight. 
  •  Flight certificate. 
  • Civil liability insurance.
Whats not included in this tour.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Tips and extras. 
  • Individual risk insurance.


The baskets are 115 cm high.  It’s means that small children may not see everything if they are not lifted by their parents.  Please take this information in consideration.

Baskets have also small windows on each side of the basket.

If you are visiting with someone flying, yes, it is possible, but there will be transportation & participation fees.

If there are some clouds, yes, this can happen, but as each flight is weather-dependant (clouds, air masses, temperature, winds, etc.), this cannot be guaranteed by the pilot.

Yes, for sure ! Can go up to more than 100 people.  Please send us an email at info@dunesdesert.com to get the right quote.