• See the heart and soul of Dubai from a brand new perspective as you take on a thrilling hot air balloon ride
  • Marvel at the spectacular views of the vast Arabian Desert as you glide through the skies of the city
  • Fall in love with the sight of the sun slowly rising from the horizon gently illuminating the city of gold
  • Take home a hot air balloon certificate and indulge in a hearty buffet breakfast right after your flight
  • Enjoy convenient and comfortable hotel round trip transfers available in the packages


What To Expect

Get a glimpse of heaven as you fly high into the beautiful Dubai skies on a hot air balloon! Begin your journey with a convenient pick up service from your accommodation in the city taking you to the flight area for some safety briefing and instructions before your official hot air balloon experience. After listening to all the necessary precautions, get ready to feel the thrill of riding a hot air balloon in the city of gold. Witness spectacular panoramic views of the vast Arabian Desert as you ascend and glide through the air for 40 minutes. Be mesmerized by the sheer beauty of Dubai’s expansive sand dunes while basking in the the breathtaking scene of the sun rising. There are two available packages that would best suit your needs - whether it be for a romantic date accompanied by a live violinist on board or just to satisfy your craving to experience riding a hot air balloon, either way, you’ll definitely enjoy this unique adventure. One of the best parts of the ride is what happens after - you’ll get an official flying certificate and indulge in a sumptuous breakfast buffet at the Skydive Desert Campus in Margham. There’s no need to wait for another opportunity to try new exciting things in life, book this hot air balloon experience in Dubai to start an exhilarating journey amidst the picturesque atmosphere of the desert and city skylines.

Additional Information

  • Child ticket: Age 5-12
  • Adult ticket: Age 13+
  • For safety purposes, this activity is not recommended for women who are more than 3 months pregnant, children aged 0-4, anyone with recent major surgery, height phobia, mental/emotional disabilities, a broken leg/arm, with chronic back and neck pain, serious heart problems and adults aged 70+
  • It is required to bring a copy of your passport, Emirates ID, or a UAE driving license for proof of identity
  • Passengers may carry mobile/tab/ladies handbag/water bottle
  • Lighters, professional cameras/sharp objects are prohibited on board
  • In case the activity gets cancelled due to inclement weather, you may reschedule the tour or opt for a full refund
  • Please indicate your weight at checkout page
  • Pick up will be within Dubai city limits
6 Hours 21 Nov, 22 Nov, 23 Nov, and more Dubai, Dubai

What is included in the tour

Sunrise Hot Air Ballooning : 

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • 40 minutes of flying
  • Saftey instructions by professionals
  • Breakfast buffet after landing at Skydive Desert Campus (Margham)
  • Hot air balloon certificate
  • Free WiFi service during flight on board

What is NOT included in the tour

  • What is not mentioned in the Inclusions 
  • Insurance
  • Tips/gratuities (optional)

Activity Information


  • You will receive confirmation voucher and email from Ithaka Team according to the availability.


  • 4:00am-5:00am hotel pick up
  • 5:30am arrival at the flight area, safety briefing
  • 6:00am hot air balloon take off
  • 7:00am end of activity
  • Buffet breakfast
  • 8:30am-9:30am hotel drop off

How To Use

  • You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher for this activity
  • The voucher is valid only on the date and time specified

Hotel Pick Up Information:

  • Please indicate your hotel name and address at checkout page. 
  • Please arrive at the hotel lobby 10 minutes before the scheduled departure. Failure to arrive at the specified time will be considered a no-show and no refunds shall be provided
  • Please be patient in cases of unforeseen delays along the pick up route as this is a shared transfer

Cancellation Policy

  • Full refunds will be issued for cancellations made at least 72 hours prior to the activity
Pickup point
Dubai - United Arab Emirates View on Map