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Hot Air Balloon Flight over the Loire Valley!

Activity - Holidays & weekends in Francueil

Hot Air Balloon Flight over the Loire Valley! - Activity - Holidays & weekends in Francueil
Nature and the great outdoors

rue de Chenonceaux - Francueil

Be carried by the wind during this hot air balloon flight over the loire valley!

You will discover castles and extraordinary sites in this region, which is listed as a unesco world Heritage Site.

As soon as you arrive, you will see the balloon get inflated, then slowly fly up to discover the region. Flying over the treetops near the clouds, enjoy a scenic view from the hot air balloon.

This excursion, an aerial journey through time, will offer breathtaking views over the Loire and its prestigious châteaux, mansions, and abbeys.

Your landing is sure to be pleasant and sociable, as you will share the traditional hot air balloon pilots' toast. An unforgettable experience guarenteed!


Hot Air Balloon Flight over the Loire Valley!
229 €
Pricing formulas
Individual ticket
Tandem Ticket (2 people)

Practical information

Participants' profileAll ages
Good to knowActivity subject to weather conditions
In detail

• Availability: Every day (excluding exceptional dates)
• Duration: 3 hrs. –3 hrs. 30 mins approx.
• Times: At sunrise and sunset
• Languages: French, English, Spanish
• Departure point: Francueil
• Please arrive with your voucher and ticket ready 15 minutes before the scheduled start time
• The flight will last around 1 hour and you will be standing for the duration
• Flights take place 1 hour after sunrise in the morning and 2 hours before sunset in the evening. You will be asked to contact our partner after your booking has been confirmed to find out the exact time of your flight
• Children must be at least 6 years old to take part in this activity (or 1.20 m tall). Children under 12 years must be accompanied by an adult
• This activity is not suitable for pregnant women
• People with serious health issues or who have undergone an operation recently must show a doctor's certificate proving their ability to take part in the activity
• The hot air balloon moves according to the wind, so no exact itinerary can be guaranteed
• The pilot reserves the right to change the duration, point of departure, meeting time or any other element of the flight
• The hot air balloon flight is subject to cancellation in case of bad weather
• Please wear comfortable clothing – no skirts. The temperature is the same as on the ground, but we still recommend wearing warm clothes for the preparation phase and for landing
• Our partner will email you your ticket once your booking has been confirmed

Establishment policy

PaymentCredit card
Included in the price
• Preparation and inflating of the balloon
• Hot air balloon flight
• Hot air balloon pilots' toast
• Return car journey to the meeting point
Not included in the price
• Tips (optional)
• All other extras
Cancellation conditions
This activity cannot be cancelled, modified or refunded.

Places of interest nearby

The Château de Chenonceau (970 yd)
Train station of Chenonceaux (1300 yd)
Visitor Information Centre of Chenonceaux (1680 yd)
Church Saint-Jean-Baptiste (1710 yd)
Castle of Civray-de-Touraine (1.6 mi)
Church Saint-Germain (1.6 mi)
Train station of Chissay-en-Touraine (2.8 mi)
Church Saint-Aignan (3.1 mi)
Chapel of Seigne (3.9 mi)
Tourist Office of Bléré (4.1 mi)

Events nearby

Last nameDescriptionDateCity
International Garden Festival
A unique place for temporary modern landscape creationsJune / July / August / September 2019Chaumont-sur-Loire (12 mi)
A fun and festive wine tourism event to discover the wines of the LoireFrom 25 to 26 may 2019Tours (18.8 mi)
Touraine Loire Valley Marathon
An accessible marathon for all on the banks of the LoireSeptember 2019Tours (19.2 mi)
Terres du son
A big musical and ecological festival in Tours in the Centre regionFrom 12 to 14 july 2019Monts (19.5 mi)

Restaurants nearby

Last nameStyleRateCity
Auberge du Bon Laboureur
French cuisine80 € Chenonceaux (1.1 mi)
Le Bistrot à Tapas
Spanish17 € Bléré (4 mi)
Le Cheval Blanc
French cuisine35 € Bléré (4.2 mi)
Château de Chissay - La Table du Roy
French cuisine30 € Chissay-en-Touraine (4.3 mi)
Les Closeaux
French cuisine33 € Vallières-les-Grandes (7.5 mi)
French cuisine29 € Amboise (7.7 mi)

Outings nearby

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Amboise between the two waters
HikeEasy1h30Amboise (7.9 mi)
Along the Cher by bike
Cycling itineraryEasy2h30Pouillé (9.8 mi)
Vines and heritage
HikeEasy1h45Vernou-sur-Brenne (13 mi)
Dolus-le-Sec Wind Turbine
Village visitEasy30 minDolus-le-Sec (13.8 mi)
Barn Vaugarni
HikeEasy2h00Pont-de-Ruan (24 mi)
Hamlet of La Basse Chevrière
Village visitEasy3h00Saché (26 mi)

Accommodation nearby

Last nameAccommodation typeRateCity
La haute traversiere
Vacation rental450 € to 750 € per weekFrancueil
La vigne vierge
Vacation rental390 € to 420 € per weekFrancueil
Hôtel Clair Cottage
Hotel70 € to 187 € per nightChisseaux (1430 yd)
The Family House
Bed & breakfast70 € to 80 € per double roomChenonceaux (1560 yd)
La Renaudière
HotelChenonceaux (1630 yd)
Vacation rental400 € to 750 € per weekChenonceaux (1 mi)
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