Hot air balloon flight

Hot-air balloon flight over the castles of the Centre-Val de Loi

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4.7 (6 reviews)

Chenonceaux (37)

  • 3 hours
  • Up to 16 people
  • From 8 years old

Condition d’annulation

Rescheduling is possible up to 1 month before the date of the event. In the event of cancellation, the activity will not be reimbursed.

Gift card valid for 12 months, free exchange

Activity description :

Experience an exceptional moment during a hot-air balloon flight in the Loire Valley. This unique experience will give you unforgettable moments!

The Loire Valley, an exceptional site for a flight

Here you'll have the unique opportunity to fly over the Chateaux of the Loire and admire the region of the kings of France as the wind blows. Depending on the wind, you'll have the chance to see Amboise or Chenonceaux, for a breathtaking hot-air balloon ride.

Course of the flight :

  • Welcome: short briefing, transfer to take-off point and balloon inflation.
  • Boarding for a free flight lasting about an hour
  • Itinerary : the wind will choose your destination! You'll be able to observe the Indre-et-Loire (37) region from the air, with its magnificent panorama of the Loire Valley and its Châteaux.
  • Arrival: balloon bagging, toast from the balloonist, presentation of the aeronaut diploma and return to the meeting point in a 4x4 vehicle.

Philippe and his team have 45 years' experience in hot-air ballooning. They are certified by the French Civil Aviation Authority.

For a sensational experience you'll remember for the rest of your life, a hot-air balloon flight over the Châteaux de la Loire is the ideal activity. It's also a great gift to give your loved ones for a special occasion: Christmas, birthday, Father's Day or Mother's Day.


Adult rate

Price per person


4,7 (6 reviews)

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Very competent team, Air Touraine even offered to bring my flight forward in view of the weather!


5 may 2024




10 feb 2024


the activity was on october 1st, very cool flight, great weather, the person leading the balloon was very nice and the glass of champagne after the flight, superb end of afternoon.


6 oct 2023


Great experience! Perfect flight, great weather. Magnificent Chenonceaux château! Many thanks to you all.


22 aug 2022


Great experience! Don't hesitate to take this balloon ride! I recommend the team, they're top notch!


13 aug 2022


Chenonceaux, 37150 (Or Amboise - depending on wind conditions).
The exact meeting point / take-off area will be communicated to you the day before the flight.

How to get there :
- By train : TER - Amboise
- By car: 40 min from Tours via D140

Know before you go

  • Duration: 3h including 1h flight
  • Season: April to October on weekdays
  • Activity subject to weather conditions; in the event of postponement due to weather conditions, a new date will have to be agreed with the professional.
  • Not recommended for pregnant women or people unable to stand for 1 hour.
  • Children aged 8 and over must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The maximum number of people in the gondola is 16
  • Bring warm clothing appropriate to the season, and comfortable, closed-toe shoes.

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