Guided tour

Maasai Mara: Hot Air Balloon Safari & Champagne Breakfast

Maasai Mara: Hot Air Balloon Safari & Champagne Breakfast

From £312.02 per person

Drift over the Maasai Mara in a hot air balloon as you view the animals below and take in the amazing sunrise. Your hot air balloon safari is topped off with a magnificent buffet breakfast and champagne in the bush.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 70 minutes
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
You will be picked up at your accommodation at 4:30 am. You will then be driven to the starting point of the balloon safari. we pick up from any accommodation in Masai Mara. Please confirm where you are staying and we will collect you for the adventure. We dont pick from Lodge or camp in the far west areas of Mara West Camp, Mara Serena Safari Lodge and Neptune Mara Rianta Luxury Camp because they are very far from the Hot Air Balloon departure point


  • Watch the sunrise in a hot air balloon
  • Have a bush breakfast with champagne
  • Experience an aerial view of the Masai Mara National Reserve and watch the wildlife from a bird's eye view
Full description
The first pink tongues of sunlight flicker across the skies as the hot air balloon fills, then rises. Suspended in a basket beneath the rainbow-colored canopy, you will experience a wildlife viewing adventure from an entirely different perspective. Your hot air balloon flight lasts approximately one hour and 10 minutes, drifting wherever the air currents take you, with ample opportunities for photography and video filming. When your Kenyan hot air balloon safari finishes you will toast your return to earth with a champagne breakfast, cooked wherever you land. Your hour hot air balloon safari ends with a transfer back to your accommodation at in an open Jeep for easier game viewing.
  • Pickup and drop-off to your lodge or camp in Masai Mara
  • Champagne breakfast
  • Local guide
  • Hot air balloon pilot
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • No pickups from lodge or camps in the far west areas of Mara West Camp, Mara Serena Safari Lodge and Neptune Mara Rianta Luxury Camp because they are far from our pickup zone
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Children under 8 years
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Oversize luggage
  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • The activity is not wheelchair accessible as you have to climb over the rim to get into the balloon basket
  • There are no height or weight restrictions
  • Daily departures are ensured
  • The small balloon allows a maximum of 8 people and the big balloon allows a maximum of 15 people
  • The night before your hot air balloon safari, a representative will visit you at your accommodation to provide a full briefing
  • Minimum numbers apply, there is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements
  • In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • If you want a private balloon safari without other clients, you can book this for 8 people
  • Pickup available from camps/lodges near Oloomutia Gate, Talek Gate, Sekenani Gate, and camps near the Mara River
Customer reviews

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5 /5

based on 4 reviews

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Simply amazing

11 October 2021

Magical ! Very smoothly above the Massai Mara, very very good organization of the service provider, from the reservation, to the big day. A very careful team. Great breakfast.

1 March 2020

7 January 2020

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