Hot Air Balloon Rides - Masai Mara

Tour Highlights

A Safari holiday in Masai Mara Game Reserve would not be complete without venturing a hot air balloon ride. A holiday safari activity that is quite expensive but worthwhile, the hot air balloon flight lasts about 90 minutes but the experience is unforgettable. You will soar and glide smoothly 300m over the rolling plains of Mara cover with tall grass, over herds of elephants, buffalos, zebras, wildebeests, cheetahs, the hippos and crocodile infested Mara River, and above swamps among others. The first light over the Masai Mara as viewed from the hot air balloon basket is one of the most magical moments imaginable in the Mara.

This Masai Mara hot air balloon ride safari is once in a lifetime experience - one that combines breathtaking exhilaration with tranquillity and serenity that is just not possible on the ground. Check out our hot air balloon flight packages, you either can book online or call us to discuss your hot air balloon ride requirements, and let us schedule a hot air balloon ride to suit you.

Remember a hot air balloon fight over Masai Mara is an amazing experience, which you’ll remember forever. Hot air ballooning is not only serene but thrilling as well, offering breathtaking views and a feeling of free spirit.

Day 1: Arrival

Upon arrival at the JKIA in Nairobi the capital city of Kenya, you will be driven to a lodge in the heart of the world renowned Masai Mara Game Reserve. Arrive in good time for lunch and later on an option afternoon game drive, nature walk, bird watching, and photo shoots.

Dinner and overnight in Masai Mara

Day 2: Masai Mara

On this day, balloons will lift off at dawn immediately after morning coffee and briefing. A hot air balloon ride over the Masai Mara is ideal early in the morning because it allow seeing wild animals on the plains.

The hot air balloon ride will make for a ride you will never forget. First-timers are not only amazed by the absolute stillness & the silence but also the scenic beautiful landscapes of the Masai Mara Plains. As you drift on for hours you will encounter elephants, lion, cheetah, buffalo, giraffe, African birds, hippo, crocodile, vultures, African birds of prey, wildebeest, and Hyena.
After which you land and toast to an awe inspiring flight of fancy, then a bush breakfast before returning back to camp.

Day 3: Departure

After breakfast you will have one more game drive before being transferred to Nairobi for a flight back home.

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  • Drinks and Beverages not in the Itinerary
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Any item of personal use
  • Travelling insurance
  • Visas
  • Laundry
  • International flights
  • Other items not specified under inclusions above

Detailed Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival

Upon arrival at the JKIA in Nairobi the capital city of Kenya, you will be driven to a lodge in the heart of the world renowned Masai Mara Game Reserve. Arrive in good time for lunch and later on an option afternoon game drive, nature walk, bird watching, and photo shoots.

Dinner and overnight in Masai Mara

Day 2: Masai Mara

On this day, balloons will lift off at dawn immediately after morning coffee and briefing. A hot air balloon ride over the Masai Mara is ideal early in the morning because it allow seeing wild animals on the plains.

The hot air balloon ride will make for a ride you will never forget. First-timers are not only amazed by the absolute stillness & the silence but also the scenic beautiful landscapes of the Masai Mara Plains. As you drift on for hours you will encounter elephants, lion, cheetah, buffalo, giraffe, African birds, hippo, crocodile, vultures, African birds of prey, wildebeest, and Hyena.
After which you land and toast to an awe inspiring flight of fancy, then a bush breakfast before returning back to camp.

Day 3: Departure

After breakfast you will have one more game drive before being transferred to Nairobi for a flight back home.