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Alaska Hot Air Balloons - CLOSED

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Good experience for a first timer

Overall it was great and neat to see Luxor from high up, but I would recommend booking this... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2012
seema400
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Arlington, Virginia
Alaska Hot Air Balloon trip...Luxor

What an amazing experience! As the other reviewers have stated, it is an early pick up (0430 hrs... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2012
ahje
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Lethbridge, Canada
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3 Dec 2012
“Good experience for a first timer”
18 Oct 2012
“Alaska Hot Air Balloon trip...Luxor”
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Reviewed 3 December 2012

Overall it was great and neat to see Luxor from high up, but I would recommend booking this yourself rather than through your guide. Our guide initially quoted the price at $100USD/person but then dropped it down to $70USD/person. Since we were booking this last...More

Thank seema400
Reviewed 18 October 2012

What an amazing experience! As the other reviewers have stated, it is an early pick up (0430 hrs) but everything was right on time and we didn't wait anywhere. The boat trip was lovely and the tea appreciated! So surreal to walk with our children...More

Thank ahje
Reviewed 1 December 2010

I will always remember hovering above an Egyptian village and watching while the village awakened. First the roosters crowed, then the donkeys brayed, and finally the parents and children awoke to do their chores. Silently we watched, mesmerized, while Ahmed expertly piloted the balloon. A...More

Thank Bisou4U
Reviewed 31 October 2010

Highly reccommend doing a baloon flight whilst in Luxor. So much cheaper than doing it elsewhere and hardly ever cancelled due to weather. Whole experience was extremely well organised and refreshingly baksheesh free. Booked direct with them. For the best deals make sure you say...More

Thank fattymoo
Reviewed 24 March 2010

Just got back from our Egyptian holiday and wanted to say we enjoyed our Alaska Hot Air Balloon flight Captained by Ahmed Mahmohd. He guided us over the west bank of the nile near the valley of the kings, hatshepsut, valley of queens and a...More

Thank MagdalenBlue
Reviewed 8 February 2010

We were picked up at 6 am from our cruiseboat. On the way across the Nile the "paperwork" was done while we had coffee and tea. As we arrived the "airport" our balloon was ready to get filled with hot air, so we could watch...More

1  Thank abcnord
Reviewed 21 December 2008

We went up with Alaska last week. One of many companies now operating dawn balloons over the West Bank sites. We paid 260LE each which seems a fair price for the experience. The down side is that you are picked up very early (4.50 am)...More

2  Thank jevvy