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Algarve Balloons

Rua Nossa Senhora dos Aflitos | Aeródromo Municipal de Lagos, Lagos 8600-335, Portugal
+351 914 532 300
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Flying with Helena

Helena is the owner of the only HAB flights in the entire Algarve. And she is the only woman-pilot... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Elena G
via mobile
Excellent communication, brilliant balloon ride and lovely picnic with good company.

Our first balloon ride and Helena and her team were fantastic. A great experience and thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vale, United Kingdom
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By riding the winds of the barrocal valleys in the western Algarve or the warmer breezes of the rolling hills of the Baixo Alentejo , our colourful balloons will float over breathtaking views. With no ties, no destination and no time limitations Barlavento Balloons has the pleasure in sharing this serene experience. Whether a birthday, anniversary, important occasion or even a “must do” … we promise all our passengers a wonderful time!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Rua Nossa Senhora dos Aflitos | Aeródromo Municipal de Lagos, Lagos 8600-335, Portugal
+351 914 532 300

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Helena is the owner of the only HAB flights in the entire Algarve. And she is the only woman-pilot in entire Portugal. Pretty amazing person. And absolutely outstanding pilot. It was my first time to fly, and it was second for my BF. I’m afraid...More

Thank Elena G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first balloon ride and Helena and her team were fantastic. A great experience and thoroughly recommended. Helena was very helpful, reassuring and a great guide. A beautiful experience floating over the countryside and towns. A soft landing and then a picnic and a lovely...More

Thank 157robin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was absolutely perfect even if I am affraid of hights. Amazing view, very nice pilot and a wonderfull picnic.

1  Thank Mihai D
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I decided to have a trip in a hot air balloon on my recent trip to Lagos and it was absolutely brilliant. I was a little nervous at first but Helena's professionalism soon put my mind at rest and I enjoyed every second from take...More

1  Thank RonBest
Reviewed 5 September 2017

You don't know it unless you've tried it. The flight was fantastic and Helena and her crew were very professional, and at the same time it was like a family outing.

1  Thank NielsDab
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

An outstanding experience with the kindness and help of Helena and her team. The winds were just perfect and the landing the very same. We will surely be back, hope with our daughter. Thank you ever so much Helena!

3  Thank George C
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Loved it! The balloon experience was awesome and felt very professional indeed, you are in very safe hands. For me though it was the passion our pilot Helena has for flying and the friendly hospitality brilliant. Really enjoyed it

4  Thank Rob6965
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

These guys are great, and there's no doubt about Helena's skill and experience and Joe and Fernando on the ground are very friendly and fun too. Transfer to and from Albufeira for around 60 euros, and when you compare the prices to the UK it's...More

2  Thank Stefan A
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Very nice service and very friendly people. It was a breathtaking experience. The Organisator was very reliable. I would reccomend the hot air balloon in alrgarve. Good service, nice panorama, nice people. Everything was top!

2  Thank Vincent8286
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were given this balloon flight as a 30th wedding anniversary present from our children. What a wonderful thing to do .... Getting up at 4:30 to get to the aerodrome for 6am was a little tough but when you are at...More

4  Thank CLGCLG
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Peter H
7 April 2016|
Response from Algarve B | Property representative |
Hi. have a look at our online promotions on our website algarveballoons
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Response from Algarve B |
Traditional flight - €185 per person (sharing with other passengers. or Exclusive flight for 2 passengers at €585,00. See our packages online Regards Helena