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Punta Cana Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Ride

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Overview
A hot air balloon ride over Punta Cana and Bavaro is the most amazing experience in the Dominican Republic. The one-hour ride will provide passengers with a whole new perspective of the impressive Punta Cana region. Balloon rides take place at sunrise, offering passengers unique breathtaking scenes.

During the ride, passengers will be able to enjoy the beauty of Punta Cana and nearby areas from a completely new perspective.

Enjoy an impressive view of the endless kilometers of sugar plantations, cattle-grazing land, nearby villages, and Higuey, the region’s most important city and provincial capital.
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    Dominican Balloons
    Stop: 4 hours -
    Very early in the morning you will be picked up from your hotel in a comfortable air-conditioned bus that will take you to the balloon takeoff area. There you will received safety instructions while coffee or tea is served with local cookies. Watch as two big fans bring the huge and beautiful balloon to live. Your group will be guided into the gondola and after the balloon heats up it will take you on its journey into the sky. You and the other guests in your group, will be able to watch the sunrise while enjoying gorgeous scenery that includes endless green fields, local communities, sugar cane fields, distant mountains, the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. While in flight you will have water available the entire time. Upon landing, typically in the sugar cane field, you will enjoy a traditional champagne toast to cap off your thrilling morning. After your incredible hot air balloon experience, you will be transported back to your resort where you can enjoy the rest of your day in Punta Cana!
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Fly over Punta Cana during this sunrise hot-air balloon ride
  • Ideal for celebrating a special occasion—finish with Champagne 
  • Unobstructed views of Punta Cana’s beaches and resorts from the air
  • Round-trip transport included with this Punta Cana hot-air balloon ride
What to Expect
Your Punta Cana tour begins with early pickup from your hotel. After a short safety briefing, climb into the basket of your hot air balloon, and take off. Your pilot takes you up into the sky for a hot-air balloon ride over Punta Cana and Bavaro. Watch the sunrise as you float above the white sand beaches and resorts that line the Dominican coast. Then drift across the sky and enjoy 360-degree views of the Atlantic Ocean, the Caribbean Sea, sugar cane fields, cattle-grazing land, and distant mountains. Afterward, your pilot guides the hot-air balloon back to land. When you touch down, share a Champagne toast and a light breakfast, and then end your tour with hotel drop-off in Punta Cana.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
6am
Duration
3h
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Professional guide and balloon pilot
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • Maximum of 15 passengers allowed (weight limits may apply)
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I am afraid of heights and at no time did I ever feel unsafe. Luis is sooooo passionate and very knowledgeable. Poppy’s homemade hot chocolate is the BEST. Thanks to my hubby for making this amazing experience possible.
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This excursion is AMAZING! Every detail was thought of, from the pickup time to the breakfast after. It was so heartwarming to see Luis and his poppy doing this together. Luis was very knowledgeable and passionate, just made the experience that much better!!! LOVED IT!
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what a great thing to do great pilot and family run place i can only fully recomend this what an adventure
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in the morning the bus was right on time and not a second late to leave. (super sharp with timing) we got to the field and they had breakfast with hot coffee for us (much appreciated) once we went up it was beautiful. the sunrise was gorgeous. perfect balance of information and
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We needed to do woke up pretty early morning, but it absolutely worth it. Driver picked us up at 6:15am sharp. The guide Luis has a great hospitality and well skilled driving the balloon. During our trip for 30min, we enjoyed a beautiful sunrise; waving hello to Dominican
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By: Dominican Balloons
Cathy B
Seattle, Washington
196
Fantastic!
We've tried several times to take a balloon ride, but no matter where we were, the winds were always too high. I
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Sue Johanson
30
AMAZING - Highly recommend
I am afraid of heights and at no time did I ever feel unsafe. Luis is sooooo passionate and very knowledgeable.
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DAVID F
Annapolis, Maryland
111
First ever balloon ride
I was celebrating my 50th birthday and decided that I wanted to do something different. It was an amazing
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Nicole M
10
Hot Air balloon🎈
This excursion is AMAZING! Every detail was thought of, from the pickup time to the breakfast after. It was so
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Tim R
Jersey, United Kingdom
52
fantastic
what a great thing to do great pilot and family run place i can only fully recomend this what an adventure
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Samuel P
Detroit, Michigan
10
Great time!
Awsome tour, I can't your, enough good things about the owner / pilot! Very knowledgeable and clearly loves what
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LisaG130511
Gloucester, United Kingdom
67
50th Birthday Surprise
This was a surprise for my Husband's 50th Birthday and it did not fail us with how special is started the day off.
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Lydia R
Greendale, Wisconsin
10
group hot air balloon tour
in the morning the bus was right on time and not a second late to leave. (super sharp with timing) we got to the
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Butch Akers
10
Fantastic View
A Hot Air Balloon Ride was a "bucket list" adventure for my wife and I. Luis did a fantastic job in showing us an
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reigarcia
10
Highly recommended!!
We needed to do woke up pretty early morning, but it absolutely worth it. Driver picked us up at 6:15am sharp. The
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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