Here are the most frequent questions asked about Cappadocia in Turkey. Below, read answers given by professional of tourism in Turkey and in the Nevsehir region.
If you have more questions, don’t hesitate to ask them in the comment section at the end of the article.
Table of Contents
1. Which is the best season to join the balloon tour?
Spring and autumn months are often regarded as the most pleasant months for balloon trips in Cappadocia. About 100 balloons take off on a busy day and create a fantastic view.
There is only one requirement for balloon trips, and that is suitable weather conditions.
2. Are hot-air balloons in Cappadocia safe?
YES! Hundreds of professionals live of these hot-air ballon trips in the region and know every little detail about the experience. They will provide qualitative service and make everything in their power to make the experience unforgettable.
Note : As hot air balloons frequently travel in windy conditions, the wind’s condition is critical. Further, it is safe to use hot air balloons in Cappadocia since they are used by people with special certificates issued by Civil Aviation.
3. Who can join the balloon tour?
Almost all balloon rides are accessible to anyone between the ages of 6 and 90. Individuals who are able to get into the basket are welcome to join the flight.
Also, if you don’t have any discomfort or fear of heights, it’s okay to get on the balloon. However, those who are pregnant or suspected of being pregnant are not permitted to participate in balloon tours.
4. What is the price of a hot air balloon tour in 2022 in Cappadocia?
Balloon tour prices in Cappadocia vary according to the season.
The tours cost around 100-120 Euros in the winter and up to 200-250 Euros in the spring and summer. We recommend that you book your balloon trip reservations in advance so that you do not experience any difficulties.
How can I Pay? If you like, you can make the payment in Euro as well as in TL at current exchange rates. Whereas the balloon tour prices are a little pricey, the experience is well worth it.
5. How long lasts a hot air balloon trip in Cappadocia?
The duration of the balloon trip flight in the air is 1 hour, yet the whole experience takes a total of 2.5 to 3 hours.
Indeed, you have to get up very early and make the trip until the balloon. Then, you will wait a little bit for the balloon to get ready in front of your eyes. Only then you’ll be ready to jump in the balloon.
6. Where can I book a hot air balloon trip in Cappadocia?
They are dozens of companies providing the hot air balloon experience in Cappadocia. They are all approved to be competent for this service by the Turkish Ministry of Tourism & Culture.
Usually, the companies are very present online. You can find them and negotiate before even arriving.
They are If you are looking for professional and experienced balloon companies, our advice is for you to take a look at Kapadokya Balloons or Butterfly Balloons which are famously known companies that will provide you the best service.
Other articles about Cappadocia:
- Weather in Cappadocia Best Season to Go
- How to Go to Cappadocia: Airports & Buses
- Top 8 Activities to Do in Cappadocia
- Hot Air Balloon Guide in Cappadocia
- How to Move Around Cappadocia? Transport & Car Rental
- Should I Book a Cave Room in Cappadocia Hotels?
- Top 5 Restaurants in Cappadocia
- 15 Impressive Hotels in Cappadocia